Fans of “Jimmy Kimmel Live” are in for a very special episode Tuesday evening. As detailed in an announcement on the Jimmy Kimmel Live Facebook page, a power outage shut down filming of the show an hour before taping. With guests and a studio audience waiting, Jimmy Kimmel rose to the challenge, recording the entire show using only his MacBook’s iSight Webcam.
The reaction by the show’s many Facebook fans has been overwhelmingly positive so far, with more than 95 “likes” on the post, and a number of encouraging comments. Regardless of whether Kimmel pulls off a successful show with his trusty MacBook, Tuesday’s episode should make for some interesting viewing indeed.