Jimmy Kimmel Renews ABC Deal for Three Years
Late-night host Jimmy Kimmel has has renewed his deal with ABC for an additional three years. ABC Entertainment president Channing Dungey announced the deal from the stage at the network’s upront presentation in New York. The new agreement extends the “Jimmy Kimmel Live” host’s contract with the network through fall, 2019. Kimmel is in his 14th season hosting ABC’s late-night comedy talk show. He is also set to host the 2016 Primetime Emmy Awards Sept. 18.