In what has become a tradition for the post-Oscars editions of Jimmy Kimmel Live, the late-night show premiered its latest video spoof tonight, a movie trailer for Movie: The Movie, “the greatest movie ever made”. Featuring a bevy of movie stars, including George Clooney, Tom Hanks and Helen Mirren, and top directors Martin Scorsese and JJ Abrams, The Movie is introduced as “a romantically comic political action thriller drama based on the novel Push by Sapphire.” Here is the video:
Also tonight, Kimmel and guest Oprah Winfrey discussed the challenges of launching her new cable network OWN, which has largely stumbled in its first year on the air. Kimmel was convinced that his ideas for new shows like Oprah Repos Her Favorite Things, The Jimmy And Oprah Interview, Oprah After Dark and Book Club Fight Club would turn things around, but Winfrey dismissed them as being “off brand.” Here is the video:
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