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Jimmy Kimmel's surely hoping that this is a sign of things to come.
The late night host is off to a solid start in his new 11:35 p.m. timeslot. On Tuesday night, his debut in that competitive hour, "Jimmy Kimmel Live!" saw its second largest audience with 3.1 million viewers tuning in, according to ABC. On average, the show would draw 1.9 million viewers when it aired at midnight.
But perhaps more important for Jay Leno and David Letterman was how well Kimmel performed against their competing programs.
In terms of total viewers, Leno narrowly edged out Kimmel with 3.27 million watching "The Tonight Show." Letterman's "Late Show," over on CBS, brought in 2.88 million.
Rosie O'Donnell's family has grown by one more bundle of joy: The media personality and her wife Michelle Rounds have welcomed a baby girl.
O'Donnell shared the happy news on Twitter Wednesday along with a photo of herself with Rounds and their swaddled newborn daughter.
The list of performers for this year's Grammy Awards thus far nearly mirrors the list of lead nominees, with a few exceptions: no Kanye West, no Jay-Z and no Frank Ocean. Well, not yet, anyway.
55th Annual Grammy Awards: Nominees list
On Wednesday, the Recording Academy revealed the first round of acts who will take the stage on February 10, which includes repeat Grammy Awards performers like Rihanna, Mumford & Sons and Taylor Swift, as well as first-timers like Fun. and The Black Keys.
In addition to Ricky Gervais and "Modern Family's" Ty Burrell, the upcoming "Muppets" sequel may also star the one-half of the Golden Globes hosting duo: Tina Fey.
According to the Hollywood Reporter, the "30 Rock" creator and star - who has actually appeared as a muppet on the NBC comedy - is in talks for a lead role.
The name Jack Reynor likely doesn't sound familiar now, but you should be well-acquainted by the time "Transformers 4" is released.
Michael Bay revealed on his website Tuesday that he's tapped Reynor to star alongside Mark Wahlberg in the upcoming "Transformers" installment.
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