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Jimmy Kimmel Gets 2 More Years on ABC Talk Show

The extension keeps Kimmel on ABC through January 2017


Jimmy Kimmel will be hosting his talk show for at least two more years.

Jimmy Kimmel
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The Jimmy Kimmel Live! host has received a contract extension from ABC that will keep him cracking jokes for two more years. The deal runs through January 2017.

The 46-year-old talk show host has been running Jimmy Kimmel Live! since January 2013 when he made is ABC debut. The network gave him a vote of confidence in January 2012 by bumping him up to the 11:35 p.m. slot after nine years on the 12:35 a.m. slot.

Jimmy Kimmel is known for his quick wit, elaborate pranks and other shenanigans.

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