Jimmy Kimmel at Disney’s Upfront: ‘Every Year I Say ‘F*ck Netflix,’ and This Year It Came True’

Jimmy Kimmel at Disney’s Upfront: ‘Every Year I Say ‘F*ck Netflix,’ and This Year It Came True’
The schadenfreude from Jimmy Kimmel for Netflix is strong.

Appearing via Zoom at Disney’s Upfront event in New York City May 17 because he contracted Covid again just eight days since he previously tested positive, the late night host was feverish with jokes.

Introduced as “the king of late night” by Rita Ferrero, Disney’s president of advertising sales and partnerships, Kimmel quipped, “I don’t know what multiverse I’m king of late night in, but I appreciate it. And let’s have another round of applause for Rita, the queen of bullshit.”

Disney’s 2022 upfront took place on the Lower East Side of Manhattan at the spacious (but hard to get to) Basketball City. The presentation to advertisers was opened by embattled CEO Bob Chapek and closed by Kimmel. Between the two, stars like Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson,” Peyton and Eli Manning, Kerry Washington, Claire Danes, Samuel L. Jackson,
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