ABC has booked a road trip for its flagship late-night talk show “Jimmy Kimmel Live.” The program, which is based in Hollywood, will head to Brooklyn for a week of shows, Oct. 16-20.
The show will tape before a live audience at the Brooklyn Academy of Music’s Howard Gilman Opera House. The visit marks the third time that Kimmel and his show have broadcast from BAM.
ABC noted that previous guests of “Jimmy Kimmel Live” in Brooklyn have included David Letterman, Howard Stern, Tracy Morgan, Bill Murray, Michael J. Fox, Chris Rock, Misty Copeland, Alicia Keys and Jay-Z.
“Jimmy Kimmel Live” is broadcast in 720 Progressive (720P), ABC’s selected HDTV format. Kimmel and Jill Leiderman are executive producers, with Jason Schrift, Douglas DeLuca, Erin Irwin, David Craig and Jennifer Sharron on board as co-executive producers. The show is produced by Jackhole Industries in association with ABC Studios.