A tearful Jimmy Kimmel opened up about a health scare involving the newest member of his family when he returned to his show on Monday night.
Kimmel’s wife, “Jimmy Kimmel Live!” co-head writer Molly McNearney, gave birth to a baby boy last week ― but a sharp-eyed nurse immediately spotted something wrong with little William “Billy” Kimmel.
“Billy was born with heart disease,” Kimmel revealed. At just three days old, he would need open heart surgery.
“It was the longest three hours of my life,” Kimmel said.
The little boy is now 10 days old and doing well, but he’ll need another surgery in a few months and then a third procedure later on.
Repeatedly choking back tears, Kimmel thanked the...