So, late-night US TV talk-show host Jimmy Kimmel had a long-running gag on his show in which he would repeatedly “bump” actor Matt Damon as he always ran out of time before he could interview him.
Kimmel’s real-life girlfriend is controversial stand-up comic Sarah Silverman. On the January 31 edition of Jimmy Kimmel Live, she appeared as a guest and played a video that she said she had made for Kimmel’s birthday – and the internet went into meltdown! Here’s Silverman introducing the video on the show:
Now, that was funny enough… but then Kimmel hit back with a video of his own, which he unveiled on February 24 during his post-Oscars show, that was even bigger and better. See how many stars you can spot:
Finally, as a footnote here’s a great little off-the-cuff interview with Damon just after the videos really took off: