Jimmy Kimmel to host 2016 Emmy Awards in September


Mar,07 2016 20:54:41 IST

New York: Jimmy Kimmel will host this year's Emmy Awards broadcast. ABC announced Monday that Kimmel, host of that network's late-night show Jimmy Kimmel Live, will return for the 68th Primetime Emmy Awards, which airs 18 September.

Jimmy Kimmel. AP

Jimmy Kimmel. AP

Kimmel's comment on the news: "I have a feeling I'm going to be great."

It's the second time for Kimmel, who first hosted the Emmys in 2012. The show will originate from the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles.

Nominations for the Emmy Awards will be announced 14 July.


Updated Date: Mar 07, 2016 20:54 PM