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Late-night host Jimmy Kimmel is engaged

Posted by Katie McLeod  August 15, 2012 12:17 PM

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kimmel.jpgJimmy Kimmel is headed down the aisle. The 44-year-old host of ABC's "Jimmy Kimmel Live!" is engaged to Molly McNearney, 34, a co-head writer on the late-night show. The couple met in 2009, and Kimmel proposed while they were vacationing in South Africa's Kruger National Forest, People magazine reports. Kimmel, who previously dated comedian Sarah Silverman and was married once before, will host this year's Primetime Emmy Awards in September.

Jimmy Kimmel attended the 64th Primetime Emmy Awards panel during the Disney/ABC Television Group portion of the 2012 Summer TCA Tour in Beverly Hills, Calif., on July 27. (Photo by Frederick M. Brown/Getty Images)


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