Jimmy Kimmel
Real Name/Full Name Jimmy Christian Kimmel
Nick Name/Celebrated Name: Jimmy Kimmel
Birth Place: Brooklyn, New York City
Date Of Birth/Birthday: 13 November 1967
Age/How Old: 56 years old
Height/How Tall: In Centimetres – 183 cm
In Feet and Inches – 6′1″
Weight: In Kilograms – 83 Kg
In Pounds – 183 lbs
Eye Color: Dark Brown
Hair Color: Dark Brown
Parents Name: Father – James John Kimmel
Mother – Joan Iacono
Siblings: Jonathan Kimmel, Jill Byran
School: Ed. W. lark High School
College: University of Nevada, Arizona State University
Religion: Christian
Nationality: American
Zodiac Sign: Scorpio
Gender: Male
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Married
Girlfriend: N.A.
Wife/Spouse Name: Gina Maddy (divorced), Molly McNearney
Kids/Children Name: Kevin Kimmel, William John Kimmel, Katie Kimmel, Jane Kimmel
Profession: Television Host, Comedian
Net Worth: $60 million
Last Updated: June 2024

How many of you watch the late-night show ‘Jimmy Kimmel Live!’? Those who do must be knowing the host of the show Jimmy Kimmel. He is a celebrated television host. Other than that, he is also a comedian, writer and producer. Also, he is regarded as one of the Influential people in the world.

Well, how well do you know about Jimmy Kimmel? If not much, we have compiled all you need to know about Jimmy Kimmel’s net worth in 2024, his age, height, weight, wife, kids, biography and complete details about his life. Well, if you’re all set, here is what we know about Jimmy Kimmel to date.

Biography and Early Life

Jimmy was born on 13th November in the town of Brooklyn in New York. His parents are James John Kimmel (father), who is an IBM Executive and Joan Iacono (mother), who worked at American Express. He also has two younger siblings, namely, Jonathan Kimmel (brother) and Jill Bryan (sister).

Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement

So, how old is Jimmy Kimmel in 2024 and what is his height and weight? Well, Jimmy Kimmel’s age is 56 years old as of today’s date 22nd June 2024 having been born on 13 November 1967. Though, he is 6′1″ in feet and inches and 183 cm in Centimetres tall, he weighs about 183lbs in Pound and 83kg in Kilograms.


Jimmy got his schooling from Ed W. Clark High School. After that, he went to the University of Nevada. But, just after one year, he got transferred to Arizona State University. He has also obtained an honorary degree from UNLV in 2013.

Personal Life: Dating, Girlfriends, Wife, Kids

Jimmy got married to Gina Maddy in 1988, but after a while, things didn’t turn up well, and they divorced in 2002. They also had two children together, Kevin Kimmel (son) and Katie Kimmel (daughter). After that, he came into a relationship with Molly McNearney, who was also the show’s writer. After years of relationship, they tied the knot in 2013. They have two children together, Jane Kimmel (daughter) and William John Kimmel (son). Also, he dated Sarah Silverman for some time, before his second marriage.

Jimmy struggles in maintaining proper sleep and wake routine, and he accepted suffering from Narcoleptic. Other than hosting and comedy, Jimmy also likes playing the ‘Bass Cabinet. He also performed as a guest performer at a Costa Messa concert. He is also the co-founder of the traditional festival ‘Feast of San Gennaro’. He is an active supporter and fundraiser of the Democratic party. Also, since 2019, he has been serving as the Honorary Mayor of Dildo, Newfoundland.

Is Jimmy Kimmel Gay?

No, that is not the case as per all the sources searched for this article. Jimmy has been married two times, and he is the father of four children. So, I don’t think they’re in any doubt that his sexual orientation is Straight.

Professional Career

Jimmy started his career from radio in his college days only. He is also very inspired by the famous host, David Letterman. He then got the paid job at KZOK-FM, but after some successful stints, he was fired. From then on, he started his show at the KCMJ. He was hired for the comedy series ‘Ben Stein’s Money’, where his comic timing was much acclaimed.

He then went on to co-host and co-produce ‘The Man Show’.He left the job in 2003 to start his show ‘Jimmy Kimel Live!’ He has continuously been a part of controversies for his unique style of hosting the show. He has also hosted many other shows like ‘Larry King Life’, ‘Live with Regis and Kelly’, Emmy Awards, Academy Awards and American Music Awards.


Jimmy has been a celebrated host and comedian. He has got the Tribute Award for comedy by the Writer’s Guild of America twice. He has also won Primetime Emmy Award twice as a host. Other than this, he has also won many other awards and has got many other nominations for his performances.

Net Worth, Salary & Earnings of Jimmy Kimmel in 2024

Jimmy Kimmel Net Worth

Jimmy makes a lot of money by hosting his famous talk shows. According to reports, his salary as host of ‘Jimmy Kimmel Live!’ is $15000. Also, he has earned decent amounts for hosting various other shows and specials. As of 2024, his net worth is reported to be a whopping $60 million.

Jimmy Kimmel is a very successful and celebrated television host and comedian. He started his career as a radio host and kept on working harder despite many ups and downs. He went on to host some of the most popular shows of his time. Today, he is being included in the Times ‘100 Most Influential People. At last, we would like to congratulate him and wish him all the best.


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