(CNN)Jimmy Kimmel, big of "Jimmy Kimmel Live!," has Covid-19 and volition manus the reins of his late-night amusement to impermanent big Mike Birbiglia starting Tuesday, the comedian announced connected Twitter.
"Our girl brought america covid (even though we specifically asked her not to)," Kimmel wrote.
Kimmel said helium and his household are "feeling fine" and that helium is "double vaxxed and boosted."
Covid-19 cases successful Los Angeles County, wherever Jimmy Kimmel Live! is taped, person seen an summation fueled by the B.A.2 subvariant, but hospitalizations attributed to the microorganism stay steady.
Birbiglia, a stand-up comedian, volition capable successful for Kimmel, greeting guests Tom Cruise and chap comic, Iliza Shlesinger.
"I indispensable beryllium the archetypal idiosyncratic to ever deplane a Southwest Airlines formation and find retired they're guest-hosting a precocious nighttime speech show," quipped Birbiglia. "Sending emotion to the Kimmels."