He spent five years as "Jimmy The Sports Guy" for the Kevin and Bean morning show.During this time he met and befriended a struggling comedian named Adam Carolla.Kimmel began his television career as the comedic counterpart to Ben Stein on the game show Win Ben Stein's Money, which began airing on Comedy Central in 1997.His quick wit and "everyman" personality were counterpoints to Stein's monotonous vocal style and faux-patrician demeanor., a late-night talk show that premiered on ABC in 2003. Kimmel has also produced such shows as Crank Yankers, Sports Show with Norm Macdonald, and The Andy Milonakis Show.While attending Arizona State University, he became a popular caller to the KZZP-FM afternoon show hosted by radio personalities Mike Elliott and Kent Voss in Phoenix, Arizona.
is an American television host, producer, writer, comedian, and voice actor.
He is the host and executive producer of Jimmy Kimmel Live! , he was best known as the co-host of Comedy Central's The Man Show and Win Ben Stein's Money.