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Choking back tears from the start, he told the story of a family in the hospital so thrilled as they held this little, brand new boy.
At the Academy Awards Sunday night, host Jimmy Kimmel paid tribute to his favorite prank target: Matt Damon.
In a sketch, Kimmel screened Damon’s 2011 family-friendly movie “We Bought a Zoo,” marveling that Damon “has almost no discernible talent, but he works.” Back in the Dolby Theatre, Damon joined his childhood friend Ben Affleck on stage to present the award for best original screenplay. ” Damon said as the camera flashed to Kimmel gleefully conducting the orchestra. “Ugh.” Degeneres assured him that the chair had since been wiped down.
“In the first year or two when I was working with Jimmy, I kept thinking it was like a hardware store or a lumberyard,” says Steve O’Donnell, the show’s original head writer.
“Because he had cousins and uncles and aunts all working on the show in that way.” Cousin Micki Marseglia is the talent relations director, and brother Jon has worked as a field director.