how tall is Jimmy Kimmel
Jimmy Kimmel Height
6′ 0″ (183 cm)
Jimmy Kimmel is an American television host, comedian, writer, and producer. He was born on November 13, 1967, in Brooklyn, New York, United States.
Interesting Facts about Jimmy Kimmel:
- Jimmy Kimmel was born James Christian Kimmel on November 13, 1967, in Brooklyn, New York.
- Kimmel got his start in radio at the age of 16, hosting a Sunday night interview show on a local radio station in Las Vegas, where his family had moved.
- Kimmel attended the University of Nevada, Las Vegas, but dropped out after two years to focus on his career in radio.
- He worked as a radio host and sports announcer before moving into television.
- Kimmel’s big break in television came in 1997 when he co-hosted Comedy Central’s game show “Win Ben Stein’s Money.”
- In 2003, Kimmel was tapped to host his own late-night talk show, “Jimmy Kimmel Live!,” which has aired on ABC ever since.
- Kimmel has hosted the Academy Awards twice, in 2017 and 2018.
- Kimmel is also known for his viral comedy segments, including “Mean Tweets,” in which celebrities read aloud negative tweets about themselves.
- Kimmel is a vocal advocate for healthcare reform, and has used his platform to speak out on issues like the Affordable Care Act and the Children’s Health Insurance Program.
- Kimmel is married to Molly McNearney, a co-head writer for “Jimmy Kimmel Live!,” and the couple has two children together. Kimmel also has two children from a previous marriage.