James Christian Kimmel is a comedian, American television host, producer and a writer. He is also an executive producer of Live, which is a late night show that was premiered on ABC channel in 2003.Kimmel also hosted the Primetime Emmy Awards in the year 2012, as well as in the year 2016 also. Academy Awards were hosted by him in February 2017. Before then hosting the
Jimmy Kimmel Live!
. He was one of the best co-hosts of Comedy Central's show known as- The Man Show along with Win Ben Stein's Money also . Kimmel has also produced many of the shows for example The Andy Milonakis Show, Crank Yankers and Sports Show with Norm Macdonald.
James Kimmel took birth in Brooklyn, which is in
and brought up in the neighborhood of Mill Basin, who was the eldest of three children of Joan who was a homemaker and James John Kimmel who was an IBM executive. He is Catholic and also was raised as a Catholic and when was a child served like an altar server. James Kimmel's mother has Italian ancestors. Later on, when he was nine years old family moved to
, Nevada. He decided to take his graduation from Ed W. Clark High School and then decided to attend the University of Nevada, but he was failed to obtain a degree of the University . From UNLV, he received an honorary degree in 2013.
Kimmel started working in a radio industry, while he was in a high school along with hosting a show called Sunday night interview with the UNLV's college station, KUNV then While attending Arizona State University, he achieved a rank as a caller in the KZZP-FM, which is an afternoon show and hosted by famous radio personalities like Mike Elliott and Kent Voss in Phoenix which is in Arizona. In 1989, James Kimmel got his first job alongside Voss as a morning drive co-host of the show, The Me and Him at KZOK-FM in Seattle which is in Washington. After ten months, James Kimmel and Voss got fired by KZOK and then were again fired after a year by WRBQ-FM in Florida . Then Kimmel began to host his own show at KCMJ of Palm Springs, which is in California.
Kimmel started his television career as the comedic counterpart for Ben Stein on the game show named as Win Ben Stein's Money, which was started on Comedy Central in 1997 . Kimmel’s quick humor and every man personality were marvelous. This combination of him earned the pair of an Emmy award for the Best Game Show Host. In 1999, when he was with Win Ben Stein's Money, James Kimmel co-hosted with host Carolla and co-produced with producer
in Comedy Central's The Man Show . James Kimmel left out Win Ben Stein's Money in the year 2001 and afterward he was replaced by comedian Nancy Pimental. The Man Show Comedy Central, who gave success allowed Kimmel, Kellison and Carolla to produce and create under the guidance of Jackhole Productions.
In January 2003, James Jimmy Kimmel left The Man Show for sure to host his late-night talk show, which was named after him only, Jimmy Kimmel Live! on ABC channel. Jimmy Kimmel Live went on air on digital TV channel 3e of Irish. Jimmy Kimmel and Gina Maddy, who was his first wife married in 1988 and took divorce in 2002. They have two children, daughter Katherine and a son Kevin. He also had a relationship with great comedian
from 2002 till in March 2009.
Then he started dating
, which is a co-head writer for Jimmy’s show Jimmy Kimmel Live, October 2009. Jimmy Kimmel became engaged with McNearney in August 2012 and married her in July year 2013. On July 10 the year 2014 , they had their first child, Jane. Kimmel with Adam Carolla, who was his co-founder, founded the annual Los Angeles Feast held in San Gennaro in New York City, in which Italian culture is celebrated through music, entertainment and cuisine. He also got an opportunity to host Los Angeles's eighth annual feast held in San Gennaro from September 28 onwards to 30, 2009.