Jimmy Kimmel Switches Up Opening for SXSW Week (Exclusive Video)
ABC's "Jimmy Kimmel Live!" takes over Austin for the first time on March 10-14.
Jimmy Kimmel is setting up shop in Austin for South by Southwest -- and he's embracing the new locale.
ABC's late-night host has infused a bit of Texas in his opening credits for the week, where he'll be broadcasting from downtown Austin's Joe R. and Teresa Lozano Long Center for the Performing Arts. The Hollywood Reporter exclusively debuts a first look at Monday's new opening credits, featuring several of the city's hot spots, including South Austin Trailer Park and Eatery, The Broken Spoke and the Alamo Drafthouse Cinema.
Texas natives expected to appear on the show as part of Kimmel's March 10-14 guest lineup include Governor Rick Perry and Willie Nelson. Other notable guests include Lady Gaga, Seth Rogen, Lil Wayne, Rosario Dawson, Snoop Dogg and Robert Duvall.
Jimmy Kimmel Live! airs at 11:35 p.m. on ABC.