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Jimmy Kimmel Clears the Air on Retirement Comments

Jimmy Kimmel Clears the Air on Retirement Comments

You try to stay loose and lively throughout the broadcast.

"It's like a Super Bowl for a comedian", he said. My show is every night, so it's mostly disposable.

Kimmel also admitted getting a fee of $15,000 to host the 89 Academy Awards.

On the possibility of retirement in 2019: "I know I will do the show for another three years".

"I'm going to do everything I can to make sure that he doesn't win or doesn't know that he won".

Kimmel stated: "I would have liked to have seen Deadpool get nominated".

"I will miss it when I go", he continued.

"We do this for the love of giving awards to strangers", he said, noting that he just loves presenting bobbleheads to millionaires. "We do this for the love of giving awards to strangers", he said.

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With Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson joining this year's list of presenters - which includes Amy Adams, Chris Evans, Kate McKinnon and Samuel L. Jackson to name a few - we have hopes The People's Champ will join the Broadway phenom for a rousing version of "You're Welcome" from Disney's "Moana".

He added that he originally wanted to give Meryl Streep a "real pony" to celebrate her 20th nomination, but his wife ended up vetoing that idea.

The evening will be hosted by late night host Jimmy Kimmel, which is his first time hosting the event. "I think this job is a grind, and best-cast scenario, a marathon", he continued.

Kimmel also said that he was not looking forward to seeing his "arch enemy".

"We had a bad show", Kimmel told NPR in 2013. "I have to look at his face in the audience". Odds are I'm gonna say something. He's my arch-enemy, really. "Let's say it goes great, and then they ask me to do it again, then it has to be great again". 'I want to apologize to Matt Damon.

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As for his next endeavor should he decide to leave late night, Kimmel revealed that it might not even be in show business. Nothing is going to be more hilarious than the host welcoming his Cousin Sal and sidekick Guillermo Del Toro at the Oscars.

This year, the films themselves speak to many social issues from interracial marriage ("Loving") to a young man coming to terms with his gay identity ("Moonlight") to shining a light on the African-American women who helped NASA send a man into space in the 1960s ("Hidden Figures").

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