barack obama jimmy kimmel live gi 'Jimmy Kimmel Live' to host President Barack Obama Wednesday“Jimmy Kimmel Live” is getting a very special guest for its Wednesday (July 23) show: President Barack Obama.

According to, the President will be on hand to tape a special segment for airing on the late-night show. Secret Service agents are reportedly already checking out the security situation at Jimmy Kimmel’s El Capitan Theatre in Hollywood.

Why is the President coming and what will he and Kimmel discuss? That’s not fully known yet, although it is expected to be a serious interview and not just joking around.

“Jimmy Kimmel Live” airs weeknights at 11:30 p.m. ET/PT on ABC.

Posted by:Laurel Brown