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Will Forte Is Very Proud of His Beard-Growing Skills

Ahead of the premiere of his new Fox show this Sunday, Will Forte stopped by Jimmy Kimmel Live yesterday to talk about the impressive beard he grew for the role in six months. Watch another clip from Forte's interview below, in which he gets to meet one of his current TV idols:

'Jimmy Kimmel Live' Officially Owns Chris Elliott Now

Here's a clip from Chris Elliott's visit to last night's Jimmy Kimmel Live, where he looked back on all his years working for David Letterman and his farewell appearance on last week's Late Show. Since he's no longer Letterman's property, Elliott decided to officially transfer ownership of himself to Jimmy Kimmel going forward, so it looks like he's found a new permanent late night home already.

Bob Odenkirk Showed a Lot of Clips on Last Night's 'Jimmy Kimmel Live'

Ahead of Better Call Saul's series premiere on AMC this Sunday, Bob Odenkirk stopped by Jimmy Kimmel live last night to share some details on his new show through a series of exclusive clips. Watch Odenkirk and Kimmel discuss Better Call Saul more below:

Nick Kroll Looks Back on Visiting the Ed Hardy Headquarters with Jon Daly

During his visit to last night's Jimmy Kimmel Live, Nick Kroll explained the origins of his "Ed Hardy Boyz" characters with Jon Daly, which once scored Kroll and Daly an exclusive visit to ride golf cart Hummers around the Ed Hardy compound and meet the clothing line's owner. Watch Kroll talk more about his decision to end Kroll Show after the upcoming season below:

Christoph Waltz Sings His Heartbreaking Rendition of the 'Sesame Street' Theme Song

Christoph Waltz is a big fan of Sesame Street, but not for the reasons you might think: "It's so trenchant, it's raw, it's full of despair, it's poignant, deep … the theme song alone, it haunts me." As a special treat, Waltz shared his take on the Sesame Street song with the Jimmy Kimmel Live audience, and it's truly a work of existential misery.

Learn About The Kimmel School of Perfect Acting

After last night's Oscars, Jimmy Kimmel hosted a special post-awards show and shared the above clip that explores the craft of acting through the unparalleled teaching of the legendary Jim Kimmel, whose school The Kimmel School of Perfect Acting has helped start the careers of Benedict Cumberbatch, Lupita Nyong’o, Jeff Bridges, Susan Sarandon, Gary Oldman, and even Matt Damon, who is still waiting to graduate to human roles. Watch part 2 of the tribute below:

David Spade and Jimmy Kimmel Talk 'Joe Dirt 2' and Christopher Walken

SNL alum David Spade was a guest on last night's Jimmy Kimmel Live, where he gave some updates on the upcoming sequel to Joe Dirt and told a story about working with Christopher Walken, who has great respect for actor dogs, cats, and mice. Watch more from Spade's interview below:

The 'Broad City' Ladies Bring Their Fashion A Game to 'Jimmy Kimmel Live'

Broad City stars Ilana Glazer and Abbi Jacobson decided to take a different, Dumb and Dumber-inspired wardrobe approach to their appearance on last night's Jimmy Kimmel Live to keep things way more "LA late night" and "Hollywood" style, and the result is 100% fashion perfection. Watch another clip from their interview with Kimmel below:

Jim Carrey Gives Jimmy Kimmel a Surprise Birthday Pony Ride

Jimmy Kimmel got the ultimate birthday present from guest Jim Carrey during last night's show — not only did Carrey give him a Life Alert, but he surprised Kimmel with a pony ride to make up for his horrible childhood. Check out some clips from Carrey's interview below:

Maya Rudolph Remembers Life on the Road with Her Hippie Parents

SNL alum Maya Rudolph was a guest on last night's Jimmy Kimmel Live, where she looked back on her early childhood years on the road with her musician parents Minnie Riperton and Richard Rudolph and the unique currency the Tooth Fairy opted to give her as a kid. Watch more from Rudolph's interview below:

Gillian Jacobs Explains Her Unusual Name on 'Jimmy Kimmel Live'

Community's Gillian Jacobs was a guest on last night's Jimmy Kimmel Live, where she told Kimmel about the history behind her unique first name and shared a video she made asking her mom why she chose it: "I didn't know how to pronounce the damn word!" Watch more from her interview below:

Jimmy Kimmel Starts His Own Children's Book Club

Jimmy Kimmel always wanted to be part of a book club, but due to the demanding length of novels he never got the chance until last night, when he gathered a couple rambunctious kids and started his very own children's book club. No doubt these kids left this taping way more confused about the moon than they were in the first place.

Larry Wilmore Tells Jimmy Kimmel How 'The Nightly Show' Got Its Name

During his visit to Jimmy Kimmel Live last night, upcoming Comedy Central late night host Larry Wilmore explained why he had to change the name of his show from The Minority Report (it involved Comedy Central getting some cease and desist letters) to The Nightly Show. He also talked about how it feels to take over Stephen Colbert's former time slot and building, which he says has "a lot of good mojo in it."

The Canadian Government Told a Young Mike Myers to Be a Movie Star

During his interview on last night's Jimmy Kimmel Live, Mike Myers revealed that he always knew he wanted to be a performer, and the results of a Canadian aptitude test he took at 15 years old only solidified those plans. Watch Myers talk about being a "triple citizen" and a "double father" below: