Jimmy Kimmel - the best personalized free web-based Email en en Jimmy Kimmel Oscars producer: Expect envelope jokes galore from Kimmel LOS ANGELES (AP) — With the dust still settling from the envelope snafu at the Academy Awards, it might seem early to be talking about next year's ceremony, but producer Jennifer Todd is already thinking up ambitious plans for the sets and the clips to celebrate the 90th Oscars ceremony — and host Jimmy Kimmel's likely "field day" with jokes about the flub come showtime. ... Wed, 17 May 2017 19:12:00 GMT 2017-05-17T19:12:00Z Jimmy Kimmel set to return as host for 90th Oscars LOS ANGELES (AP) — Despite his jokes that he'll never get asked back after the historic envelope flub at this year's Academy Awards, Jimmy Kimmel is set to host the Oscars once more. The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences on Tuesday said Kimmel will return for the 90th Oscars with producers Michael De Luca and Jennifer Todd, the team behind this year's ceremony. ... Tue, 16 May 2017 19:33:00 GMT 2017-05-16T19:33:00Z Back on TV, Kimmel zings critics of his health care plea LOS ANGELES (AP) — Jimmy Kimmel zinged his critics as he returned to late-night TV and resumed arguing that Americans deserve the level of health care given his infant son. Back on ABC's "Jimmy Kimmel Live" Monday after a week's absence, he said baby Billy is recovering well from open-heart surgery for a birth defect and thanked well-wishers. Then he charged back into the fr... Tue, 09 May 2017 13:04:00 GMT 2017-05-09T13:04:00Z Health care fight shifts to Senate, where GOP wants a reboot WASHINGTON (AP) — It took blood, sweat and tears for Republican leaders to finally push their health care bill through the House last week. Don't expect the process to be less arduous in the Senate, though more of the angst in that more decorous chamber will likely be behind closed doors. No one expects a new bill to be written quickly, but Senate Majorit... Mon, 08 May 2017 23:20:00 GMT 2017-05-08T23:20:00Z A Star Wars role? You'll have to force it out of Laura Dern NEW YORK (AP) — May the 4th be with you, Laura Dern, and darn all the mystery surrounding the character you'll play as one of the latest additions to the Star Wars galaxy. The actress, in town Thursday to support a family health-focused global initiative, was tight-lipped about her role in "Star Wars: The Last Jedi," which opens in December. ... Fri, 05 May 2017 00:04:00 GMT 2017-05-05T00:04:00Z Anti-Trump late night jokes coming at a blistering pace NEW YORK (AP) — Stephen Colbert, whose crude reference to Donald Trump angered some of the president's supporters this week, has lobbed zingers at him at the blistering pace of 3.37 a day during the chief executive's first 100 days in office. Trump is on pace to be the most joked-about president in late-night television in at least 25 years, the Center fo... Thu, 04 May 2017 20:12:00 GMT 2017-05-04T20:12:00Z Alec Baldwin: Trump is 'Saturday Night Live' head writer BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — Alec Baldwin welcomes the chance to share the screen with President Donald Trump on "Saturday Night Live." "I think if he came it would be a great show," Baldwin said in an interview Wednesday. "I think it would be better for everybody. It's always fun to defuse some of the tensions and unpleasantness of all this because we are mocking him — by n... Thu, 04 May 2017 01:56:00 GMT 2017-05-04T01:56:00Z Kimmel's touching monologue resonates on social media LOS ANGELES (AP) — Jimmy Kimmel's tearful account of his newborn son's heart surgery reverberated widely across social media, turning a monologue seen by a relatively small late-night TV audience into something far more potent. While "Jimmy Kimmel Live" drew its average of about 2 million viewers Monday, the host's comments earned an online megaphone that... Wed, 03 May 2017 21:40:00 GMT 2017-05-03T21:40:00Z Backed by GOP leaders, moderate offers health bill revision WASHINGTON (AP) — An influential Republican moderate who had announced his opposition to the party's health care bill said Tuesday he's crafting an amendment with the backing of GOP leaders that could gain crucial support for the languishing measure. Rep. Fred Upton, R-Mich., said the proposal would provide $8 billion over five years to help people with p... Wed, 03 May 2017 03:08:00 GMT 2017-05-03T03:08:00Z Science Says: Kimmel baby's heart defect is common, fixable The hole-in-the-heart problem that plagues comedian Jimmy Kimmel's newborn son is one of the most common heart-related birth defects, and it usually can be fixed with surgery. Some people even live with it for several years before it's detected although the Kimmel baby's is the most severe form and was noticed just a few hours after his birth in Los Angeles on April 21. ... Tue, 02 May 2017 23:28:00 GMT 2017-05-02T23:28:00Z Jimmy Kimmel tearfully recounts newborn son's heart surgery LOS ANGELES (AP) — A tearful Jimmy Kimmel turned his show's monologue into an emotional recounting of his newborn son's open-heart surgery — and a plea that all American families get the life-saving medical care they need. "It was a scary story and before I go into it, I want you to know it has a happy ending," Kimmel assured ABC's "Jimmy Kimmel Live" stu... Tue, 02 May 2017 17:34:00 GMT 2017-05-02T17:34:00Z Lady Gaga, 'Pokemon Go,' Women's March snag Webby Awards NEW YORK (AP) — Lady Gaga, "Pokemon Go" and January's Women's March among the winners of this year's Webby Awards. Gaga won a pair of Webbys for her high-tech tribute to David Bowie at last year's Grammys, which was produced in partnership with Intel. "Pokemon Go" was picked as best game and won two other awards after becoming a smartphone sensation last summer. The Women's ... Tue, 25 Apr 2017 13:25:00 GMT 2017-04-25T13:25:00Z United faces public-relations fiasco over dragged passenger United is getting pummeled on late-night TV. Online, jokers are proposing new corporate slogans such as "We'll drag you all over the world" and "We have red eye and black eye flights available." On Wall Street, the airline briefly lost nearly $1 billion in market value before its stock regained much of the loss. Cellphone videos of airport police yanking ... Tue, 11 Apr 2017 22:14:00 GMT 2017-04-11T22:14:00Z Twitter users mock United over overbooked flight incident CHICAGO (AP) — A day after viral videos of a bloodied man being dragged off an overbooked United Express flight at Chicago's O'Hare International Airport by aviation security fueled criticism of the airline, Twitter users poked fun at the airline's tactics. "We overbooked but you pay the price," ''We Put The Hospital In Hospitality" and "We'll drag you al... Tue, 11 Apr 2017 14:55:00 GMT 2017-04-11T14:55:00Z Reaction to the death of insult comedy legend Don Rickles Reaction to the death of comedy legend Don Rickles: "He was the love of my life. Don Rickles is funnier right now in death than most comics are in life." — Chris Rock via Twitter. "He was so beloved by everyone. To be insulted by him was the greatest honor. Having the privilege to know him a bit personally, I can tell... Fri, 07 Apr 2017 00:01:00 GMT 2017-04-07T00:01:00Z Trudeau jokes he'll fight actor Matthew Perry in rematch TORONTO (AP) — Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has gotten in on the April Fools' Day spirit with a lighthearted tweet aimed at former "Friends" star — and classmate — Matthew Perry. Justin Trudeau and the actor, who played Chandler Bing on the sitcom, both attended Rockcliffe Park Public School in Ottawa. In an appearance on Jimm... Sat, 01 Apr 2017 22:18:00 GMT 2017-04-01T22:18:00Z Review: In 'The Boss Baby,' it's clear who wears the diapers Some of the best animated films have been inspired by fairy tales, ancient Greek fables or mythology. Now comes one clearly inspired by, of all people, David Mamet. The creators of "The Boss Baby " have obviously been mining the playwright's gritty, foul-mouthed "Glengarry Glen Ross" to build the title character, a ruthless, capitalist-minded newborn with pupils the size of ... Thu, 30 Mar 2017 15:40:00 GMT 2017-03-30T15:40:00Z Thomas Keller shows off his sleek new French Laundry remodel YOUNTVILLE, Calif. (AP) — On a sunny morning in Napa Valley, America's most celebrated chef is reflecting on his career, the culinary empire it spawned and why he just spent $10 million to upgrade his famed restaurant, the French Laundry. Thomas Keller describes himself as detail-oriented, a perfectionist and passionate about fine food and design. All of ... Wed, 22 Mar 2017 14:11:00 GMT 2017-03-22T14:11:00Z Anne Frank Center wants Tim Allen apology on Germany remark LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Anne Frank Center for Mutual Respect is calling on Tim Allen to apologize for comparing the experience of being a conservative in Hollywood to living in Germany in the 1930s. Allen made the comments on "Jimmy Kimmel Live" last week while discussing his attendance at President Donald Trump's inauguration. Of Hollywood, Allen said "you've got to be real ... Tue, 21 Mar 2017 12:58:00 GMT 2017-03-21T12:58:00Z Knockout artists: Golovkin, Jacobs vie for middleweight belt NEW YORK (AP) — Some believe Saturday night's middleweight unification bout will go the distance. Not many, though. The odds of Gennady Golovkin and Danny Jacobs both standing after 12 rounds aren't good. Golovkin has won 33 of his 36 fights by knockout, including the last 23, dating to 2008. Yep, nearly nine years. The Kazakh owns the ... Fri, 17 Mar 2017 15:58:00 GMT 2017-03-17T15:58:00Z Film academy president reassures members after Oscar botch LOS ANGELES (AP) — The president of the film academy has sent an email to its members telling them they have much to be proud of after this year's Oscars ceremony, and reassuring them changes will be made to avoid a repeat of problems like the botched best-picture announcement that closed the show. An Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences spokesman ... Fri, 03 Mar 2017 06:33:00 GMT 2017-03-03T06:33:00Z AP Exclusive: Accountants in Oscar mistake are off the show LOS ANGELES (AP) — The president of the film academy says the two accountants responsible for the best-picture flub at Sunday's Academy Awards will never work the Oscars again. She also laments that the error overshadowed a show that celebrated a rich diversity of talent and storytelling. Breaking her silence four days after the biggest blunder in the 89-... Thu, 02 Mar 2017 01:42:00 GMT 2017-03-02T01:42:00Z From prison to the Oscars: The story of 'Gary from Chicago' LOS ANGELES (AP) — "Gary from Chicago," the everyman catapulted to fame when he walked into the Oscars and onto the world's biggest stage, had just been released from prison days earlier. Gary Alan Coe was among a group of tourists who were led into the show during a one of host Jimmy Kimmel's gags. Coe and his fiancee, Vickie, posed for selfies with Hollywood stars, had Den... Tue, 28 Feb 2017 22:56:00 GMT 2017-02-28T22:56:00Z The full statements from PwC and the academy on Oscars flub LOS ANGELES (AP) — The full text of Monday's statement from accounting firm PwC on the best picture debacle of Sunday's Oscars: "PwC takes full responsibility for the series of mistakes and breaches of established protocols during last night's Oscars. PwC partner Brian Cullinan mistakenly handed the back-up envelope for Actress in a Leading Role instead of the envelope for B... Tue, 28 Feb 2017 22:30:00 GMT 2017-02-28T22:30:00Z Film academy apologizes for Oscars best picture gaffe LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences is apologizing to the cast and crews of the films "La La Land" and "Moonlight" for the mistaken announcement of the best picture winner during Sunday's Oscars award ceremony. The academy's apology comes after the accounting firm responsible for the integrity of the Academy Awards, PwC, sai... Tue, 28 Feb 2017 21:02:00 GMT 2017-02-28T21:02:00Z 10 Things to Know for Today Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today. 1. TRUMP READIES FOR PRIME-TIME SPEECH With his first address to Congress, the president gets an opportunity to refocus his young administration on the economic issues that helped him get elected. 2. HOW PYONGYANG ... Tue, 28 Feb 2017 11:03:00 GMT 2017-02-28T11:03:00Z Jimmy Kimmel shares insights on best picture Oscar gaffe LOS ANGELES (AP) — Oscars host Jimmy Kimmel shared his perspective on the show's best-picture gaffe during his Monday monologue on "Jimmy Kimmel Live !" "As I'm sure you've at least heard, 'La La Land' was simultaneously somehow the biggest winner and loser last night," Kimmel said. Presenters announced "La La Land" as the best picture ... Tue, 28 Feb 2017 10:30:00 GMT 2017-02-28T10:30:00Z Firm says several mistakes caused Oscars best picture gaffe LOS ANGELES (AP) — The accounting firm responsible for the integrity of the Academy Awards said Monday that its staffers did not move quickly enough to correct the biggest error in Oscars history — the mistaken announcement of the best picture winner. PwC, formerly Price Waterhouse Coopers, wrote in a statement that several mistakes were made and two of i... Tue, 28 Feb 2017 03:51:00 GMT 2017-02-28T03:51:00Z Here's what happened onstage during the Oscars' mistake If it were in the screenplay of a Hollywood drama — or maybe farce — directors would surely reject it. But let's set the scene anyway for the Academy Awards drama over what film did, and didn't, win the Oscar for best picture on Sunday night. We pan in on the stage of the Dolby Theatre in Los Angeles, where actors Warren Beatty and Faye Dunaway are about ... Mon, 27 Feb 2017 23:36:00 GMT 2017-02-27T23:36:00Z Trump says Oscars focused hard on politics before 'sad' end WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is giving Sunday's Academy Awards two thumbs down, calling the botched ending "sad." The president said in an interview with Breitbart News on Monday that the Academy Awards "focused so hard on politics that they didn't get the act together at the end." Pointing to the flubbed awarding of "Moonlight" as the Oscar-winning best picture ... 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