Gina Maddy Kimmel Biography
(Jimmy Kimmel's Ex-Wife)
Birthday: December 13, 1964 (Sagittarius)
Born In: Hoffman Estates, Illinois
Gina Maddy Kimmel is an American costume designer who has exclusively worked on television. She is the former wife of comedian Jimmy Kimmel, the host and executive producer of ABC’s ‘Jimmy Kimmel Live!’ Originally from Illinois, she met Kimmel while they were both attending Arizona State University. A relationship developed and they were subsequently married in 1988, the year she graduated. After college, they struggled together as Kimmel began to make a name for himself as a comedian. Their children were born in the early 1990s. When Kimmel landed ‘The Man Show’ in 1999, Gina made several appearances on the show as his wife. Despite their divorce in 2002, they seem to have maintained a cordial relationship and raised their two children together. Since 2012, Gina has become active as a costume designer and worked on various television projects. She also runs an online vintage-inspired loungewear store which has garnered recent media attention.