LOS ANGELES, CA - SEPTEMBER 23: Host Jimmy Kimmel speaks onstage during the 64th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards at Nokia Theatre L.A. Live on September 23, 2012 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Kevin Winter/Getty Images)

After announcing his upcoming first turn as Oscars hosts, Jimmy Kimmel just revealed how much he’ll receive to anchor the biggest awards show.
Kimmel appeared on KROQ’S “Kevin & Bean” morning show on Wednesday, where he revealed that he was being paid $15,000 which is a low figure considering the Hollywood’s biggest awards.


 Jimmy Kimmel going to host Academy awards
Jimmy Kimmel going to host Academy awards

On asking if his pay was at par with previous hosts, the Jimmy Kimmel taunted, “”That’s what they told me,”

The event will be air on Sunday, 26th February. He was officially announced the host of the most prestigious awards of the Hollywood on 5 Dec. He even joked about his invitation as it was late in the process as compare previous Academy Awards Process.


In September, Kimmel hosted the Emmys, which aired on ABC