Jimmy Kimmel isn't standing up onstage at the Oscars for free!
In a new interview, the TV star revealed how much he's being paid to host the A-list award show. Place your bets on what he'll be making...
$15,000! “You know why? I think it’s illegal to pay nothing," Jimmy said during KROQ’s The Kevin & Bean morning show on Wednesday, Dec. 14, according to The Hollywood Reporter.
Jimmy at the Oscars in 2014. (Photo Credit: Getty Images)
“I’m not sure I was supposed to reveal this,” he continued with a laugh. “But nobody told me not to. I consider this their fault.”
MORE: Jimmy Kimmel's Daughter Jane Does an Adorable Impression of Her Pregnant Mom — See the Pic!
Jimmy first announced he's hosting the 2017 Oscars — set to air on Feb. 26! — during Jimmy Kimmel Live! on Monday, Dec. 5. He subsequently revealed he and his wife, Molly McNearney, are expecting Baby No. 2!
Your life just got exponentially better and more stylish now you've signed up for our newsletter. Fabulousness awaits!