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What is Jimmy Kimmel’s net worth?
- Jimmy Kimmel is currently celebrating his 51st birthday on November 13, 2018
- Jimmy has worked extensively in show business since his high school years
- He’s been involved in several feuds with politicians and media figures recently
Happy birthday, Jimmy Kimmel!
The late night funnyman is celebrating his 51st birthday on November 13, 2018 after a consequential year saw him feud with media figures and increasingly voice his displeasure with President Donald Trump on his popular TV talk show Jimmy Kimmel Live!
But just how has Jimmy’s success on late night TV and longtime career in show business impacted his net worth? Here’s all you need to know about him, including his career and net worth.
Jimmy’s show business career includes hosting his popular talk show producing other shows
Who is Jimmy Kimmel?
Jimmy Kimmel is a TV talk show host, television producer, writer and comedian best-known as the host of the late night TV talk show Jimmy Kimmel Live!
He was born in New York City on November 13, 1967.
After his family relocated to Las Vegas, Jimmy got his start in radio broadcasting while still in high school and later attended the University of Nevada, Las Vegas for one year and Arizona State University for two years.
Jimmy worked for several radio stations in the following years before landing a role as the cohost of the Comedy Central Show Win Ben Stein’s Money in 1997, raising his profile nationally. Upon leaving the TV show in 2001, he cohosted and coproduced The Man Show on the network while also working to produce other shows such as The Andy Milonakis Show, Sports Show with Norm McDonald and Crank Yankers.
After being hired by ABC, Jimmy debuted his TV talk show Jimmy Kimmel Live! in January 2003, which has since become the longest-running late night TV talk show in the network’s history.
On his show, Jimmy has often clashed with President Donald Trump politically, extending a tongue-in-cheek congratulations to the President for ‘convicting himself’ on Twitter regarding Russia’s alleged interference in the 2016 US election while also feuding with conservative Fox News TV personality Sean Hannity.
In addition to his politically-charged feuds, Jimmy has also found success with a number of recurring segments on his show, including the annual Halloween prank in which parents falsely claim to have eaten their children’s candy as well as segments like Mean Tweets and This Week in Unnecessary Censorship.
Over the course of his long career in the entertainment industry, Jimmy has won and been nominated for many notable accolades, including the Emmy Awards, People’s Choice Awards, Critics’ Choice Awards and many others.
How old is Jimmy Kimmel?
Jimmy Kimmel is 51 years old.
He was born on November 13, 1967.
What is Jimmy Kimmel’s net worth?
Jimmy Kimmel’s net worth is believed to be about $45 million (£34.5m), per Celebrity Net Worth.
His annual salary is believed to be about $15 million (£11.5m).
How does Jimmy Kimmel make his money?
Kimmel’s wealth is derived from his success in show business, having hosted the long-running late night comedy show Jimmy Kimmel Live! since 2003.
In addition, Jimmy has also produced TV shows such as Crank Yankers and The Andy Milonakis Show and has cohosted other programs like Win Ben Stein’s Money and The Man Show.
Who is Jimmy Kimmel’s wife?
Jimmy Kimmel has been married to Molly McNearney since 2013. Previously, he was married to Gina Maddy from 1988 to 2002.
Jimmy has four children: Kevin, born in 1993, Katie, born in 1991, Jane, born in 2014 and William, born in 2017.