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The 1975, X Ambassadors & Tom Morello, Flatbush Zombies Performing On “Jimmy Kimmel Live”

The October 17-20 string of “Jimmy Kimmel Live” episodes will feature performances by The 1975, X Ambassadors & Tom Morello, and Flatbush Zombies.

Per ABC’s official listing, The 1975 will perform on the 10/17 broadcast. The episode will also feature interviews with Ewan McGregor and Cobie Smulders.

X Ambassadors & Tom Morello will unite for a performance on the 10/18 episode. Tom Cruise and Tilda Swinton will appear as that night’s interview guests, while Kenny Loggins will sit in with Cleto and the Cletones.

In addition to interviews with Benedict Cumberbatch and Isla Fisher, the 10/20 “Kimmel” will feature a performance by Flatbush Zombies.

Official listings follow:

Monday, October 17

Ewan McGregor (“American Pastoral”) 2. Cobie Smulders (“Jack Reacher: Never Go Back”) 3. Musical guest The 1975
Tuesday, October 18

Tom Cruise (“Jack Reacher: Never Go Back”) 2. Tilda Swinton ( “Doctor Strange”) 3. Musical guest X Ambassadors and Tom Morello 4. Kenny Loggins sitting in with house band, Cleto and the Cletones
Wednesday, October 19

“Jimmy Kimmel Live: After The Debate”

Gal Gadot (“Keeping Up with the Joneses”) 2. Libertarian Presidential Candidate Gary Johnson 3. Ken Bone (debate sensation will serve as a special guest correspondent reporting from Las Vegas)
Thursday, October 20

Benedict Cumberbatch (“Doctor Strange”) 2. Isla Fisher (“Keeping Up with the Joneses”) 3. Musical guest Flatbush Zombies

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