There has been a longstanding joke on “Jimmy Kimmel Live!” To sum it up as quickly as possible: Jimmy Kimmel and Matt Damon have beef. Kimmel used to end every show by saying, “apologies to Matt Damon, we’ve run out of time.”
The joke being that Damon was backstage, being stiffed, night after night. Then, finally, he was given some time to come on the show. In keeping with the joke, he was quickly told that they were out of time. He didn’t handle it well.
Eventually, Matt Damon got his revenge:
Of course, Kimmel needed to answer:
There have been various other Damon appearances. From couples therapy, to taking over an episode entirely, all of his segments have been hilarious. If you haven’t seen them, click on the links (or videos provided), and check them out. They’re great.
The laughs continued during Sunday’s Academy Awards edition of “Jimmy Kimmel Live!”
Ben Affleck was a guest, and he used his spot to help his friend get a few moments on the set, before being forcibly escorted out.
Enjoy! It’s hilarious.
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