via press release:
On Monday night the Kentucky Wildcats became champions of the college basketball world, winning the NCAA crown. On Thursday night, 6-foot-10 inch superstar forward Anthony Davis will make his late-night national TV debut on “Jimmy Kimmel Live.” Davis is the winner of college basketball’s most prestigious trophy, the John Wooden Award, and was also named the Most Outstanding Player in the 2012 championship game.
Kimmel will also welcome Lena Headey (“Game of Thrones”) and musical guest NeedtoBreathe on Thursday night’s show.
JIMMY KIMMEL LIVE (weeknights at 12:00 a.m., on ABC)
Jimmy Kimmel serves as host and executive producer of “Jimmy Kimmel Live,” ABC Television Network’s late-night talk show. Now in its tenth season, “JKL” is packed with hilarious comedy bits and features a diverse lineup of guests including celebrities, athletes, musicians, comedians and humorous human interest subjects. Every night, Kimmel delivers his up-to-the minute take on the latest news and pop culture topics from the day’s events in his monologue. Kimmel has welcomed such notables as Martin Scorsese, Meryl Streep, Eddie Murphy, Tom Cruise, Woody Harrelson, Jamie Foxx, Robert Downey Jr., Mark Wahlberg, Zach Galifianakis, Charlize Theron, Tim Allen, Simon Cowell, Adam Sandler, Ellen DeGeneres, Mickey Rourke, Taylor Lautner, Robert Pattinson, Channing Tatum, John Krasinski, David Beckham, Shaquille O’Neal and many more, including Matt Damon… well, almost Matt Damon.