As for why he's considering this, Kimmel notes that his wife is pregnant and that he'd like "a little more free time".
"If you were a fan of 'Late Night with David Letterman, ' you enjoyed it".
Jimmy Kimmel says he could retire from "Jimmy Kimmel Live" in three years. He hosted the Golden Globes one week before Donald Trump's inauguration, and he did very little to win back some of his detractors after the infamous hair tousle on The Tonight Show.
The 49-year-old American chat show host has recently extended his 'Jimmy Kimmel Live!' contract for a further three years, but he is unsure what project he will embark on after that time, although he knows at a "certain point" he will want to quit the industry to spend more time with his family.
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They are also in prolific goal scoring form in the FA Cup, putting eight goals into the net without conceding in the FA Cup this season.
"It's possible that will be it", Kimmel told the publication about the possibility of his post coming to an end.
Yup, you read that right: you can start scoping gowns and tuxes six-and-a-half hours before Kimmel even takes the stage to get things rolling and probably close to seven hours before the first award is handed out.
Earlier, in an interview Matt Damon shared that he is not looking forward to possibly sharing the stage with his rival and believes that Kimmel will be really awful at hosting the awards ceremony. He said when he does decide to walk away, it won't be to join another late-night program.
The 89th Academy Awards will air Sunday on ABC.
Jimmy Kimmel might be stepping down from his post as last night host. I like to make sculptures. I don't know if we'll feel like we're past that stuff or if there will be some new insane thing we're all talking about-my guess is that there will probably be some new insane thing we're all talking about, so it really depends largely on what's going on that week.