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[05/24/17 - 11:02 AM]
ABC's "Jimmy Kimmel Live: Game Night" Returns for the 2017 NBA Finals
Kevin Hart, Robert Downey Jr., Tom Holland, Will Ferrell, Owen Wilson, Jamie Foxx and Billy Crystal are among those on tap.

[via press release from ABC]

ABC'S 'JIMMY KIMMEL LIVE: GAME NIGHT' RETURNS FOR THE 2017 NBA FINALS

Kevin Hart, Robert Downey Jr., Tom Holland, Will Ferrell, Owen Wilson, Jamie Foxx and Billy Crystal Set to Appear as Guests

For the tenth consecutive year in conjunction with the NBA Finals, ABC presents "Jimmy Kimmel Live: Game Night." These special-edition episodes will air during primetime every night of the NBA Finals, beginning with Game 1, Thursday, June 1.

"Jimmy Kimmel Live: Game Night" primetime specials celebrate the intersection of entertainment and sports with Jimmy's signature comedy bits and an all-star lineup of guests, including Kevin Hart, Robert Downey Jr., Tom Holland, Will Ferrell, Owen Wilson, Jamie Foxx and Billy Crystal, with special appearances by Snoop Dogg and Karl Malone. Viewers can also expect to see an all-new addition of "Mean Tweets: NBA Edition," as well as a three-point challenge featuring the celebrity guests.

Previous "Jimmy Kimmel Live: Game Night" guests include President Barack Obama, Oprah Winfrey, David Beckham, Cameron Diaz, Magic Johnson, Mariah Carey, Mark Wahlberg, Matthew McConaughey, Mila Kunis, 50 Cent, Adam Sandler, Amy Poehler, Tracy Morgan, Joel McHale, Russell Brand, Ashton Kutcher, Drew Barrymore, Chris Rock, David Spade, Jessica Alba, Danny DeVito and Denzel Washington. Past "Jimmy Kimmel Live: Game Night" specials have also premiered viral comedy pieces starring Blake Griffin, Mike Tyson, Shaquille O'Neal, Charles Barkley and Dwyane Wade.

"Jimmy Kimmel Live: Game Night" primetime specials air 8 p.m./7 p.m. EDT/CDT and following the NBA game on the West Coast on ABC.

"Jimmy Kimmel Live" is broadcast in 720 Progressive (720P), ABC's selected HDTV format. Jimmy Kimmel and Jill Leiderman serve as executive producers. Jason Schrift, Douglas DeLuca, Erin Irwin, David Craig and Jennifer Sharron serve as co-executive producers. "Jimmy Kimmel Live" is shot live in front of a studio audience and produced by Jackhole Industries in association with ABC Studios. (CLOSED- CAPTIONED)

Enjoy "Jimmy Kimmel Live" on the web at www.abc.com/JimmyKimmeLive and at youtube/JimmyKimmelLive.





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