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August 1, 2014

Kimmel suggests Toni Atkins should have invaded Oregon during her hours in power

Toni Atkins was acting governor of California for about 10 hours this week and spent a few moments of that time appearing on TV's Jimmy Kimmel Live.

'It's been an uneventful day and I think that's good - I'm hoping nothing in this interview breaks that streak,' Atkins told Kimmel on his show Wednesday (30 July) night.

Atkins managed to stay out of trouble despite Kimmel suggesting such behavior as changing passwords on the real governor, Jerry Brown, and invading neighboring Oregon.

July 11, 2014

Honoree James Schamus joked that Oldman is known to 'have a very, very large mouth, but his heart is much bigger'

It was known that filmmaker James Schamus would be receiving the lifetime achievement award at the opening night of Outfest Los Angeles on Thursday but what was not known was who would be presenting it to him.

It turned out to be quite s surprise for the audience at the LGBT film festival: actor Gary Oldman who last month suffered severe backlash for defending Alec Baldwin's use of an anti-gay slur.

Oldman has since apologized in an appearance on Jimmy Kimmel Live and it appears all is forgiven since he was warmly received by the audience at the Orpheum Theatre.

June 26, 2014

'Once I had seen it in print, I could see that it was offensive, insensitive, pernicious and ill-informed'

Calling himself an 'a-hole,' actor Gary Oldman has apologized for defending Alec Baldwin's use of an anti-gay slur and Mel Gibson's infamous anti-Semitic rant.

June 25, 2014

Don't you think it's time for Cristiano Ronaldo to join the Game of Thrones' Unsullied?

Cristiano Ronaldo has been getting a lot of attention in the US over the past few days. And not just for his good looks.

As everyone knows the World Cup is going on in Brazil, and this past Sunday (22 June) Portugal played the US.

For soccer fans in the States, it was a a brutal ending (a draw for you non-sports fans). The ending was only made palpable because Ronaldo was playing.

June 25, 2014

Don't you think it's time for Cristiano Ronaldo to join the Game of Thrones' Unsullied?

Cristiano Ronaldo has been getting a lot of attention in the US over the past few days. And not just for his good looks.

As everyone knows the World Cup is going on in Brazil, and this past Sunday (22 June) Portugal played the US.

For soccer fans in the States, it was a a brutal ending (a draw for you non-sports fans). The ending was only made palpable because Ronaldo was playing.

May 23, 2014

Jesse Tyler Ferguson and Eric Stonestreet want to let these 'brave men and women step out of the tabloids'

Much has been made this week of how the Modern Family couple of Cam and Mitch, who got married this week on the ABC comedy, are role models that are helping people be more accepting of real-life gay couples.

The actors who play Cam and Mitch are straight Eric Stonestreet and gay Jesse Tyler Ferguson who appeared on Jimmy Kimmel Live this week to use their platform to try and bring about even more positive social change.

April 30, 2014

Stonestreet: 'This just feels really great to know that at the end of 5 years Mitch and Cam are having a little bit of completion of their relationship'

For five years, they have played the fictional couple of Cam and Mitch on ABC's Modern Family.

But when it came time to shoot the upcoming two-part wedding episode featuring their characters as the grooms, the emotions got unexpectedly real.

'I have great affection for this man,' Jesse Tyler Ferguson, who plays Mitch, said during an appearance on Jimmy Kimmel Live this week.

April 10, 2014

Hollywood heart throb Johnny Depp has kissed the host of Jimmy Kimmel Live again after the pair kissed on the show in July last year – and he came prepared with lip balm this time so the kiss would be smooth

Johnny Depp kissed Jimmy Kimmel on live TV on Monday – the second time in a row that the pair have kissed during an appearance by Depp on the show.

Depp came prepared with a stick of lip balm which he repeatedly applied during the interview to let Kimmel know what was coming.

‘Why do I feel like I just checked into prison?’ Kimmel joked as Depp prepared for the kiss.

‘And you're about to get your salad tossed?’ Depp replied.

‘So are we gonna do this? Is this gonna happen?’ Kimmel said.

April 10, 2014

Hollywood heart throb Johnny Depp has kissed the host of Jimmy Kimmel Live again after the pair kissed on the show in July last year – and he came prepared with lip balm this time so the kiss would be smooth

Johnny Depp kissed Jimmy Kimmel on live TV on Monday – the second time in a row that the pair have kissed during an appearance by Depp on the show.

Depp came prepared with a stick of lip balm which he repeatedly applied during the interview to let Kimmel know what was coming.

‘Why do I feel like I just checked into prison?’ Kimmel joked as Depp prepared for the kiss.

‘And you're about to get your salad tossed?’ Depp replied.

‘So are we gonna do this? Is this gonna happen?’ Kimmel said.

March 4, 2014

Late night host cozies up with couple and even brings his own fondue pot

Who could blame Ellen DeGeneres for wanting to get cozy in bed with gorgeous wife Portia de Rossi after hosting the Academy Awards last night?

At least that was the scene in this hilarious opening sequence to Jimmy Kimmel's annual post-Oscars special on ABC.

The couple soon realizes they are not alone - there is a man in their bed.

That man is Jimmy Kimmel and not only do his pajamas match theirs, he has brought along his own fondue pot for late night snacking.

March 4, 2014

Late night host cozies up with couple and even brings his own fondue pot

Who could blame Ellen DeGeneres for wanting to get cozy in bed with gorgeous wife Portia de Rossi after hosting the Academy Awards last night?

At least that was the scene in this hilarious opening sequence to Jimmy Kimmel's annual post-Oscars special on ABC.

The couple soon realizes they are not alone - there is a man in their bed.

That man is Jimmy Kimmel and not only do his pajamas match theirs, he has brought along his own fondue pot for late night snacking.

July 2, 2013

Lone Ranger star jokes: 'I do have a thing for talk show hosts'

Talk show host Jimmy Kimmel got more than he bargained for when he told guest Johnny Depp: 'You have this very handsome, let's just be honest and say beautiful face.'

Depp, on ABC's Jimmy Kimmel Live to promote his new movie The Lone Ranger, showed his gratitude by standing up and planting a kiss of Kimmel's cheek.

The actor sat back down but then decided that wasn't enough. He stood back up and went in for another smooch - this time square on Kimmel's lips.

Kimmel fanned himself with his hand and told his audience: 'I've lost my train of thought.'

July 2, 2013

Lone Ranger star jokes: 'I do have a thing for talk show hosts'

Talk show host Jimmy Kimmel got more than he bargained for when he told guest Johnny Depp: 'You have this very handsome, let's just be honest and say beautiful face.'

Depp, on ABC's Jimmy Kimmel Live to promote his new movie The Lone Ranger, showed his gratitude by standing up and planting a kiss of Kimmel's cheek.

The actor sat back down but then decided that wasn't enough. He stood back up and went in for another smooch - this time square on Kimmel's lips.

Kimmel fanned himself with his hand and told his audience: 'I've lost my train of thought.'

April 3, 2013

Jokes that Sue Everhart thinks Adam Sandler comedy with same premise 'was a documentary'

Georgia GOP Chairwoman Sue Everhart's suggestion that gay marriage will lead to straight people teaming up to commit marriage fraud was ridiculed by comedian Jimmy Kimmel on his late night show Tuesday (2 April).

'From as straight guy's perspective, marrying another guy is a lot to go through for free dental,' Kimmel joked.

April 3, 2013

Jokes that Sue Everhart thinks Adam Sandler comedy with same premise 'was a documentary'

Georgia GOP Chairwoman Sue Everhart's suggestion that gay marriage will lead to straight people teaming up to commit marriage fraud was ridiculed by comedian Jimmy Kimmel on his late night show Tuesday (2 April).

'From as straight guy's perspective, marrying another guy is a lot to go through for free dental,' Kimmel joked.

February 27, 2013

English singer-songwriter says heterosexual men have a passion for killing other men

English singer-songwriter Morrissey has said if more men were gay, then there would be no wars.

The 53-year-old former frontman of The Smiths said heterosexual men have a ‘passion’ for killing other males.

January 18, 2013

Gay 'N Sync singer has his own shocking confession to make after Armstrong's apology to Oprah Winfrey
 

What does a gay N’Sync boyband singer have in common with a disgraced cyclist who won the Tour de France a record seven consecutive times?

They both have shocking confessions to make.

In an interview with Oprah Winfrey, Lance Armstrong confirmed he had used performance-enhancing drugs to win the races that made him famous.

He revealed he did not feel like he was cheating at the time, viewed it as a ‘level playing field’, and he was a ‘bully’ who ‘turned on’ people he did not like.

But what could Lance Bass do to top that?

September 25, 2012

Egged on by Jimmy Kimmel, Ferguson goes after his Emmy-winning TV husband

At Sunday night's Emmy Awards, Jesse Tyler Ferguson appeared moved when Modern Family co-star Eric Stonestreet paid tribute to him after beating Ferguson for the supporting actor in a comedy prize.

But during an appearance on ABC's Jimmy Kimmel Live Monday (24 September), Ferguson appeared to allow himself to be egged on to being a sore loser by the host.

September 13, 2012

Jimmy Kimmel tells crowd: 'People see Ellen on TV and they get to know her and maybe they start to feel like they do have a (gay) friend'

When Ellen DeGeneres got her star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame last week, her daytime talk show was still in summer reruns.

She returned to the air this week – her 10th season – and shared some wonderful highlights from the ceremony.

The multiple Emmy winner can be seen interacting with fans and listening to some moving words from Jimmy Kimmel and Ryan Seacrest.

Said Seacrest: 'One thing I've always admired about Ellen is her courage, courage to be herself.

September 13, 2012

Jimmy Kimmel tells crowd: 'People see Ellen on TV and they get to know her and maybe they start to feel like they do have a (gay) friend'

When Ellen DeGeneres got her star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame last week, her daytime talk show was still in summer reruns.

She returned to the air this week – her 10th season – and shared some wonderful highlights from the ceremony.

The multiple Emmy winner can be seen interacting with fans and listening to some moving words from Jimmy Kimmel and Ryan Seacrest.

Said Seacrest: 'One thing I've always admired about Ellen is her courage, courage to be herself.

September 4, 2012

Talk show host is accompanied by wife Portia de Rossi to ceremony

Fans of Ellen DeGeneres can now walk all over the popular comedienne when they visit Hollywood.

DeGeneres received her star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame Tuesday (4 September) during a ceremony attended by her wife, Portia de Rossi and her mother, Betty DeGeneres.

Also participating were fellow television personalities Jimmy Kimmel and Ryan Seacrest.

August 24, 2012

Twilight star says he's homeless and lives in a trash can in a humorous interview with Jimmy Kimmel

Twilight star Robert Pattinson came out of the dark and was full of laughter in a recent interview with US late night host Jimmy Kimmel.

While there was no mention of his ex-girlfriend Kristen Stewart, who cheated on him after four years, he joked about his favorite biking spot was actually a gay cruising and ‘dogging’ ground.

In the interview, aired Wednesday (22 August), he said: ‘I was going there for the last three months with my assistant cycling, wearing the little shorts with the pad in, and I didn’t know it was an infamous dogging spot.’

August 24, 2012

Twilight star says he's homeless and lives in a trash can in a humorous interview with Jimmy Kimmel

Twilight star Robert Pattinson came out of the dark and was full of laughter in a recent interview with US late night host Jimmy Kimmel.

While there was no mention of his ex-girlfriend Kristen Stewart, who cheated on him after four years, he joked about his favorite biking spot was actually a gay cruising and ‘dogging’ ground.

In the interview, aired Wednesday (22 August), he said: ‘I was going there for the last three months with my assistant cycling, wearing the little shorts with the pad in, and I didn’t know it was an infamous dogging spot.’

April 29, 2012

Obama and Kimmel joke about gay marriage and DADT at the White House Correspondents' Association Dinner

At last night's, 28 April, White House Correspondents’ Dinner President Barack Obama offered a tongue in cheek vision of his plans if he gets a second term.

The yearly black-tie event brings together Washington, D.C. elites from the worlds of politics and media. For one night, spats over public policy are replaced with gags and jokes.