Emmys 2012: Host Jimmy Kimmel wants 'it to be jazzy from beginning to end'

Being the host of the top television-awards show is only part of Jimmy Kimmel's very good year.Newly engaged to Molly McNearney, a head writer on his weeknight ABC show, the star of "Jimmy Kimmel Live!" also was the featured attraction at this past spring's high-profile White House Correspondents Association Dinner.Moreover, his program -- which he'll bring to his native Brooklyn,. N.Y., for a week at the end of October -- will trade positions with "Nightline" in the network's late-night lineup come January. His value to ABC also is confirmed by its selection of him to host the 64th Primetime Emmy Awards on Sunday, Sept. 23.Don't expect the event at Los Angeles' Nokia Theatre to make Kimmel suddenly reverent, though. "I guess it's human nature that if you know somebody, you are able to make a little bit more fun of them without them getting angry," he tells Zap2it. "I think that will help me. I...


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