Coronavirus: Jimmy Kimmel tests positive for COVID-19

LOS ANGELES — “Jimmy Kimmel Live” host Jimmy Kimmel said in a tweet that he has tested positive for COVID-19, but is “feeling fine.”

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The news was announced on Twitter Monday afternoon.

Our daughter brought us covid (even though we specifically asked her not to) All feeling fine, I am double vaxxed and boosted but the show must not go on. Apologies to @TomCruise & @iliza and thanks to Mike Birbiglia @birbigs who’ll be filling in for me starting tomorrow night.

—  @jimmykimmel

The twitter account for “Jimmy Kimmel Live” retweeted the news.

Comedian Mike Birbiglia will fill in for the show starting May 3.