AMP Mornings: Jimmy Kimmel Powers Through Outage
Carson’s dear friend and late night host Jimmy Kimmel took matters into his own hands Monday night when a power outage threatened to cancel his show. With an all-star line up of guests Seth Rogen, John Henson and musical guest [lastfm]Dierks Bentley[/lastfm], Jimmy got creative in order to tape his show that night.
So how was Jimmy able to keep his show on air with no power, no cameras, no audio or lights and a studio full of excited fans? The result was a late night show unlike any other aired…hear Carson describe his innovative approach to keep his show alive and deliver one of the funniest episodes of Late Night TV.
Jimmy Kimmel still managed to air a hilarious, albeit a little grainy and distorted episode Tuesday night using the webcam on an Apple MacBook to record his entire show after a power outage in his studio on Monday left them no other choice.
Carson talked about his good friend he met when he was only 11-years-old, and his creative approach to air his show with no power with stripped down guest interviews and acoustic performance from Dierks Bentley. Watch the clips from the show below!
Watch more clips on Jimmy Kimmel’s YouTube page!
[Source: NY Times]