The untold truth of Jimmy Kimmelread more
It's safe to say that Jimmy Kimmel has earned his place among late-night greats Jay Leno, Conan O'Brien, and David Letterman, but the former Win Ben Stein's Money host was an unlikely choice when ABC decided to break into the late-night talk show scene in 2003. In fact, Jimmy Kimmel Live! barely made it past its first disastrous year. The situation got so bleak, Kimmel himself wanted the show to be cancelled.