Transmitter wants Jimmy Kimmel as a presenter, awards Oscars
The transmitter, which in the United States the Oscars shows, hopes to have Jimmy Kimmel as the host of the next edition.
ABC-president Ben Sherwood said that according to Variety Thursday night during a panel discussion in Beverly Hills. The transmitter was under the impression of the occurrence of Kimmel at the Emmy’s last Sunday.
“We found that Jimmy and the emmys to a higher level lifted. We find that he has earned, and have good hope that he will get the job will also get.”
The decision for a presenter for the main event in the film industry, however, lies not at the transmitter. The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, the organisation behind the Oscars, determines who the job.
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