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20 Celebrities Who Are Diehard Star Wars Fans

20 Celebrities Who Are Diehard Star Wars Fans
Star Wars: The Last Jedi is finally here, and the mania surrounding the iconic franchise will never die thanks to dedicated fans - some of whom you might recognize. From Reese Witherspoon and Neil Patrick Harris to Anna Kendrick and Emma Stone, keep scrolling to see all the famous fanboys and fangirls who can't get enough Chewie, and then check out some star-studded pics from the premiere!
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Jimmy Kimmel Returns to Late Night With Baby Billy to Rally Around Threatened Kids’ Program

Jimmy Kimmel Returns to Late Night With Baby Billy to Rally Around Threatened Kids’ Program
After taking a week off for his baby Billy’s latest heart surgery, “Jimmy Kimmel Live” host Jimmy Kimmel returned to the late night show — baby Billy in tow — to provide an update to his fans and to call for help in safeguarding another key government program that helps sick kids, just like Billy.

“Daddy cries on TV, but Billy doesn’t, it’s unbelievable,” a teary Kimmel said as he updated the audience on Billy’s latest — successful! — surgery. Guest hosts, including Tracee Ellis Ross, Neil Patrick Harris, and Melissa McCarthy, all filled in for Kimmel last week.

Read More:Jimmy Kimmel: Here’s What Fueled His Reluctant Transformation into the Nation’s Moral Conscience

Kimmel also used his introductory monologue to discuss the threatened Chip program, a health insurance program for about nine million American children that, as he notes, “almost certainly covers children that you know.
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Jimmy Kimmel Returns to Late Night With Baby Billy to Rally Around Threatened Kids’ Program

Jimmy Kimmel Returns to Late Night With Baby Billy to Rally Around Threatened Kids’ Program
After taking a week off for his baby Billy’s latest heart surgery, “Jimmy Kimmel Live” host Jimmy Kimmel returned to the late night show — baby Billy in tow — to provide an update to his fans and to call for help in safeguarding another key government program that helps sick kids, just like Billy.

“Daddy cries on TV, but Billy doesn’t, it’s unbelievable,” a teary Kimmel said as he updated the audience on Billy’s latest — successful! — surgery. Guest hosts, including Tracee Ellis Ross, Neil Patrick Harris, and Melissa McCarthy, all filled in for Kimmel last week.

Read More:Jimmy Kimmel: Here’s What Fueled His Reluctant Transformation into the Nation’s Moral Conscience

Kimmel also used his introductory monologue to discuss the threatened Chip program, a health insurance program for about nine million American children that, as he notes, “almost certainly covers children that you know.
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Jimmy Kimmel Brings Son Billy Along for His Late Night Return, Tears Up While Railing Against Chip Defunding

Jimmy Kimmel Brings Son Billy Along for His Late Night Return, Tears Up While Railing Against Chip Defunding
Jimmy Kimmel returned to his late night hosting gig on Monday -- with an adorable sidekick in tow!

Kimmel -- who took a leave last week to be with his family as his 7-month-old son, Billy, underwent his second heart surgery -- brought his adorable baby boy along with him for part of his monologue on Monday's show.

"He's fine, everybody! He may have pooped, but he's fine," the late night host joked as he thanked the celeb friends who filled in for him last week -- Chris Pratt, Tracee Ellis Ross, Melissa McCarthy and Neil Patrick Harris -- before growing emotional. "Daddy cries on TV, but Billy doesn't. It's unbelievable."

Kimmel teared up as he spoke about his son's surgery, and then took the opportunity to urge his viewers to contact their congressional representatives about renewing Chip, the Children’s Health Insurance Plan, which provides healthcare coverage to children whose families don't qualify for Medicaid and don't receive
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Jimmy Kimmel and Baby Billy Return with Emotional Plea to Congress

Jimmy Kimmel returned to his eponymous late-night talk show Monday night with son Billy in tow to provide an update on his son's health and once again call on Congress to fully fund the Children’s Health Insurance Program.

Kimmel was absent from the show last week because Billy, who was born with congenital heart disease, was having his latest surgery. Showing Billy to the crowd, Kimmel explained, "But look, he’s fine, everybody. He may have pooped, but he’s fine."

Thanking the guest hosts who took over the show last week — Chris Pratt, Tracee Ellis Ross, Neil Patrick Harris and Melissa...
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Melissa McCarthy and Jennifer Aniston Hilariously Debate Global Warming While Filling in for Jimmy Kimmel

Melissa McCarthy and Jennifer Aniston Hilariously Debate Global Warming While Filling in for Jimmy Kimmel
Melissa McCarthy and Jennifer Aniston are feuding over science!

While filling in as a guest host for Jimmy Kimmel -- who's out following his son's most recent heart surgery -- on Jimmy Kimmel Live! on Thursday, the comedian hilariously debated with Aniston over whether gravity is real or just a hoax, mocking the issue of global warming.

"As you know, there has been a lot of talk these days about the environment, our changing climate and global warming. As some people say, it's real. And then the really smart people, they know it's a rouse, invented by the Illuminati," jokes McCarthy, who was dressed as a giant menorah. "But there is an even bigger issue facing our planet, one that has gone undebunked for hundreds of years."

The clip then flashes to a video of "famous person Melissa McCarthy" who explains, "There's a subject the mainstream media doesn't want you to hear about."

"They say we shouldn't
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See Neil Patrick Harris' Daughter Harper's Sweet Letter to the Tooth Fairy: 'I Just Love Being a Father'

See Neil Patrick Harris' Daughter Harper's Sweet Letter to the Tooth Fairy: 'I Just Love Being a Father'
Harper Grace‘s smile is only one of many sweet things about her.

Case in point: an adorable letter the 7-year-old daughter of Neil Patrick Harris wrote to the tooth fairy, which the proud dad couldn’t resist showing off on Instagram Thursday.

“Harper lost another tooth. Wrote this letter,” Harris captioned the post, which featured the letter written in multicolored crayons and bearing the message, “Dear tooth fairy, I lost my tooth today! I love you because you rock!”

“Sigh. I just love being a father,” added the A Series of Unfortunate Events star, 44, who also shares Harper’s
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Melissa McCarthy Skips the Ugly Holiday Sweater for an Actual Christmas Tree Dress

Melissa McCarthy Skips the Ugly Holiday Sweater for an Actual Christmas Tree Dress
Ugly sweaters are such a holiday norm (even with celebs!) that it’s hard to get creative. To wear something truly shocking, you have to really step up your game and Melissa McCarthy just set the new benchmark. (Take note for all your upcoming holiday parties!)

The comedian stepped in to guest host on Jimmy Kimmel Live Thursday night and came prepared with the most epic holiday-themed wardrobe we’ve ever seen. She opened the show as an actual Christmas tree, wearing a green A-line dress with a tiered skirt covered in tinsel and ornaments. But the real pièce de
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First images from Lemony Snicket’s A Series of Unfortunate Events season 2

Entertainment Weekly has revealed five first look images for the second season of Netflix’s hit series Lemony Snicket’s A Series of Unfortunate Events from episodes ‘The Austere Academy’, ‘The Ersatz Elevator’, and ‘The Hostile Hospital’ featuring Violet (Malina Weissman), Klaus (Louis Hynes), Sunny (Presley Smith), Carmelita Spats (Kitana Turnbull), Count Olaf (Neil Patrick Harris), and Esme Squalor (Lucy Punch); take a look below…

“Now that we’re in season 2 — and I think the same is true with the books — now the Baudelaires can start to take some control and try and take more action,” says Neil Patrick Harris, who returns as Count Olaf. “I think season 2 ends up being a little bigger in its scope and scale, but also allows for a little bit of a more fevered heartbeat from our protagonists.”

Season 2 of Lemony Snicket’s A Series of Unfortunate Events is slated to arrive in early
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‘A Series of Unfortunate Events’ Season 2 First Look Photos Go Heavy On Disguises

‘A Series of Unfortunate Events’ Season 2 First Look Photos Go Heavy On Disguises
Netflix brought Lemony Snicket‘s delightfully macabre A Series of Unfortunate Events to life earlier this year, and fans hungry for more pun-laced gloom are in luck. The first official images from the Netflix series starring Neil Patrick Harris have arrived, and they are practically overflowing with disguises. See the A Series of Unfortunate Events season 2 images below. Lemon Snicket […]

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Neil Patrick Harris Shares Update on Jimmy Kimmel's Son's Health

Jimmy Kimmel Live! guest host Neil Patrick Harris was happy to report that Jimmy Kimmel's son is "recovering very well" after undergoing his second heart surgery earlier this week.

"I am thrilled. His son Billy's heart operation was a success. He's recovering very well," the actor announced during his monologue on Wednesday night. "Jimmy told me today that the respirator is out."

Harris also announced that Billy is eating and smiling after his successful Dec. 4 operation, which is all "good news."

"We're sending lots of love to all the Kimmels," Harris added. "Billy is a brave little boy and...
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A Series of Unfortunate Events Season 2 Photos Pack Some (Lucy) Punch

A Series of Unfortunate Events Season 2 Photos Pack Some (Lucy) Punch
Netflix has released a quartet of photos from Season 2 of its Lemony Snicket’s A Series of Unfortunate Events adaptation, and among them Lucy Punch can be spied playing Esmé Squalor.

RelatedNathan Fillion, Tony Hale, Others Join A Series of Unfortunate Events Season 2

Based on the bestselling books by Lemony Snicket aka Daniel Handler, A Series of Unfortunate Events recounts the tale of the Baudelaire orphans – Violet, Klaus, and Sunny – and their encounters with the devious Count Olaf who will stop at nothing to get his hands on their inheritance. Foiling his many dastardly plans and disguises, the siblings
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‘Kimmel’ Guest Host Neil Patrick Harris Assures Audience: Matt Damon Is ‘Garbage’ (Video)

‘Kimmel’ Guest Host Neil Patrick Harris Assures Audience: Matt Damon Is ‘Garbage’ (Video)
Someone get Doogie Howser his own talk show — stat. Neil Patrick Harris filled in brilliantly on “Jimmy Kimmel Live!” Wednesday, trashing Kimmel foe Matt Damon, Donald Trump’s slurred speech, and the rampant sexual harassment problem turning tinsel town on its head. “Jimmy asked me to host for him, I immediately said ‘Yes,'” Harris opened last night’s late-night monologue. “I thought he meant at The Oscars.” After reporting that Kimmel’s son Billy’s heart operation was a success, Nph said: “I would do anything for Jimmy. I love him — and I love attention.” Also Read: 'Kimmel' Fill-in Tracee Ellis Ross Is Just.
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Jimmy Kimmel's Son Billy Is 'Eating and Smiling' Following Heart Surgery

Jimmy Kimmel's Son Billy Is 'Eating and Smiling' Following Heart Surgery
Neil Patrick Harris had some good news to share with Jimmy Kimmel Live viewers on Wednesday night.

The 44-year-old actor is among the celebrities filling in for Kimmel on the late-night show this week as he takes some time off to be with his 8-month-old son, Billy, who just underwent heart surgery.

Harris was happy to report that Billy was "recovering very well" following the operation. "Jimmy told me today that the respirator is out," he said. "He is eating, he is smiling. So, all good news. We are sending lots of love."

Praising Kimmel's son, Harris added, "Billy is a brave little boy and it's just heart wrenching, literally, and I'm so glad he's doing well."

Kimmel's wife, Molly McNearney, who is also the head writer of Jkl, also tweeted about her son's recovery. "My baby is recovering from open heart surgery but I just woke up in a full blown panic that I forgot to move my
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Neil Patrick Harris Says Jimmy Kimmel's Son Billy Is 'Eating and Smiling' Following Heart Surgery

Neil Patrick Harris Says Jimmy Kimmel's Son Billy Is 'Eating and Smiling' Following Heart Surgery
Neil Patrick Harris had some good news to share with Jimmy Kimmel Live viewers on Wednesday night.

The 44-year-old actor is among the celebrities filling in for Kimmel on the late-night show this week as he takes some time off to be with his 8-month-old son, Billy, who just underwent heart surgery.

Harris was happy to report that Billy was "recovering very well" following the operation. "Jimmy told me today that the respirator is out," he said. "He is eating, he is smiling. So, all good news. We are sending lots of love."

Praising Kimmel's son, Harris added, "Billy is a brave little boy and it's just heart wrenching, literally, and I'm so glad he's doing well."

Kimmel's wife, Molly McNearney, who is also the head writer of Jkl, also tweeted about her son's recovery. "My baby is recovering from open heart surgery but I just woke up in a full blown panic that I forgot to move my
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Neil Patrick Harris Plays ‘Santa’s Lap Or Flu Shot?’ As Jimmy Kimmel’s Guest Host

Neil Patrick Harris stepped in to host “Jimmy Kimmel Live!” and decided to play one of the show’s classic Christmas games with the audience. Related: Jimmy Kimmel Puts On Elf Costume, Asks Little Girl If She’s Been ‘Naughty Or Nice’ The rules of “Santa’s Lap or Flu Shot?” are simple: Harris shows a cropped picture of a […]
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‘Fake Teeth!’ Late-Night Hosts Unanimous in Their Theory About Donald Trump’s Slurred Speech

‘Fake Teeth!’ Late-Night Hosts Unanimous in Their Theory About Donald Trump’s Slurred Speech
Towards the end of his speech on Israel Wednesday, Donald Trump noticeably slurred his words, prompting many to come up with theories about why the commander-in-chief suddenly had a lisp.

The most popular theory was that the president could be wearing dentures or other dental prosthetics, and the country’s late-night hosts, including Trevor Noah and James Corden, did not brush off the speculations during their monologues Wedneday.

The Daily Show‘s Noah had #DentureDonald trending on social media after tweeting, “Trump announces that the U.S. will recognize Jerusalem as Israel’s capital and all hell breaks loose between his tongue and teeth.
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Neil Patrick Harris Fills in for Jimmy Kimmel, Says Host’s Son Is ‘Recovering Very Well’

Neil Patrick Harris Fills in for Jimmy Kimmel, Says Host’s Son Is ‘Recovering Very Well’
Jimmy Kimmel‘s 7-month-old son Billy is on the mend after his second heart surgery.

The late-night host trusted Neil Patrick Harris to fill in as guest host for Wednesday’s episode of Jimmy Kimmel Live! during which the actor shared a health update about Billy.

“I’m thrilled his son Billy’s heart operation was a success. He’s recovering very well. Jimmy told me today, the respirator is out,” Harris told viewers.

“He’s eating and smiling. So – all good news. We’re sending lots of love to all the Kimmels – Billy is a brave little boy and it’s heart-wrenching – literally,
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Neil Patrick Harris On His New Book and Raising His Kids to Embrace Differences

Neil Patrick Harris On His New Book and Raising His Kids to Embrace Differences
Neil Patrick Harris isn’t too old for magic, he reveals while discussing his new children’s book, The Magic Misfits, with PeopleTV’s Shelf Life.

“I love magic. More of the card trick/illusionist on a stage magic, as opposed to sorcery/wizards/dragons magic,” he says. “I thought it would be fun to create this world of kids feel out of place, and then come together with their love of magic and actually help save the town.”

The actor, 44, was inspired to write the book, the first in a planned series of four, because he loves reading to his children,
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Jimmy Kimmel's 7-Month-Old Son Billy Had a 'Successful' Second Heart Surgery, Recruits Chris Pratt to Guest Host Live!

Jimmy Kimmel's 7-Month-Old Son Billy Had a 'Successful' Second Heart Surgery, Recruits Chris Pratt to Guest Host Live!
Jimmy Kimmel‘s baby boy William “Billy” John is a fighter!

ABC announced on Monday in a statement that the 7-month-old “had a scheduled and successful heart surgery this morning.” The network also revealed that Kimmel is “with his family” and will have celebrity guests filling in as host of Jimmy Kimmel Live! for the week.

In Kimmel’s place, Chris Pratt will kick things off Monday, and he’ll be followed by Tracee Ellis Ross, Neil Patrick Harris and Melissa McCarthy. Guests include Margot Robbie, Chris Stapleton, Mary J. Blige, Amanda de Cadenet, Miguel, Vanessa Kirby, Jules Sylvester, Octavia Spencer,
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