Who is ‘Jimmy Kimmel Live!’ Guest Host Tonight?

Jimmy Kimmel Live! has enlisted various movie star visitors to fill in for normal host Jimmy Kimmel over the summer season.

The late-night ABC discuss present is generally hosted by Kimmel, 54, however just lately he has not been showing on the present, as he’s taking a summer season break.

So far in August, names like comic and host Nicole Byer, It’s Always Sunny In Philadelphia‘s Rob McElhenney, Little Fires Everywhere‘s Kerry Washington and black-ish star Anthony Anderson have stepped into Kimmel’s footwear, however who’s taking the reins on the August 24 episode?

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Jimmy Kimmel is presently on a break from his late night time chat present “Jimmy Kimmel Live!”

Newsweek has every thing you might want to find out about Jimmy Kimmel Live! tonight, and who the present’s visitors will probably be.

Who Is the Guest Host on Jimmy Kimmel Live! Tonight?

The visitor host on the August 24 episode of Jimmy Kimmel Live! will probably be Simu Liu.

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Simu Liu, pictured on the “Bullet Train” premiere in Los Angeles, August 2022, will host “Jimmy Kimmel Live!” on August 24.
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Liu is maybe finest recognized for his position as Shang-Chi in Marvel’s Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings and has additionally starred on CBC sitcom Kim’s Convenience.

He will probably be joined on the present by visitors Mandy Moore from This Is Us, comic and author Jimmy O. Yang, and musician Amelia Moore.

On Thursday, August 25, FBoy Island host Nikki Glaser will host Jimmy Kimmel Live! and Danny DeVito, Jameela Jamil and Ingrid Andress will seem as visitors.

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Mandy Moore and Jimmy O. Yang will be a part of Simu Liu as visitors on “Jimmy Kimmel Live!” on August 24.
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Why Is Jimmy Kimmel Not On Jimmy Kimmel Live!?

Jimmy Kimmel has handed over Jimmy Kimmel Live! to his movie star visitor hosts because of him taking his annual summer season trip.

His prolonged summer season break is reportedly a part of the three-year contract the host signed in 2019 to maintain his present on ABC.

At the time of his first hiatus in June 2020, the host reassured followers: “There’s nothing wrong, I’m healthy, my family’s healthy, I just need a couple of months off.”

When Is Jimmy Kimmel Coming Back to Jimmy Kimmel Live!?

Kimmel must be again on Jimmy Kimmel Live! within the fall when his summer season break is over. Although no particular date has been confirmed by ABC, in 2021 he returned from his trip on September 7, so it is doubtless he’ll be again at an identical time this 12 months.

The previously-mentioned contract that Kimmel signed in 2019 runs out on the finish of 2022 and whereas the host is but to substantiate whether or not or not he is not going to signal one other contract, he has said that he will not be fronting the present “forever.”

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Jimmy Kimmel has not but determined whether or not he’ll return to “Jimmy Kimmel Live!” when his contract runs out on the finish of 2022.
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Speaking to Variety about his contract working out, he stated: “I wish I knew I was gonna do. I have moments where I go, ‘I cannot do this anymore.’ And I have moments where I go, ‘what am I gonna do with my life if I’m not doing this anymore?'”

Kimmel, who has 4 kids, continued: “It’s a very complicated thing. And there are practical considerations, and there are family and friend considerations and co-worker considerations. And eventually, I am going to have to stop doing this. I’m not going to do this forever. I would not be honest at all if I said that I have decided one way or the other. I’m thinking about it a lot, though.”

Jimmy Kimmel Live! airs weeknights at 11:35 p.m. ET / 10:35 p.m. CT on ABC.

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