ABC has announced that Jimmy Kimmel and Norman Lear will partner once again to present new Live in Front of a Studio Audience specials. The network will air two new installments set to premiere this holiday season and in spring 2020.

What’s happening:

  • During today’s Television Critics Association Summer Press Tour, ABC announced they are bringing back Live in Front of a Studio Audience for two more installments.
  • This winter, Jimmy Kimmel will once again team up with television icon Norman Lear for the next edition of the groundbreaking Live in Front of a Studio Audience with a live holiday special event.

  • Executive producers Brent Miller, Will Ferrell, and Justin Theroux will also return for this next two editions.
  • Following the holiday event, the third special will air in spring 2020.

Via ABC Press

Via ABC Press


Live in Front of a Studio Audience will be produced by:

  • Kimmelot
  • ACT III Productions
  • Gary Sanchez Productions
  • D’Arconville
  • Sony Pictures Television
  • The specials will be executive produced by:
    • Norman Lear
    • Jimmy Kimmel
    • Brent Miller
    • Will Ferrell
    • Justin Theroux