Jimmy Kimmel Pulls a Fast One With ‘Worst Twerk Fail EVER’ Video

Jimmy Kimmel took great joy last night in unveiling to the world that he was behind the viral video “Worst Twerk Fail EVER – Girl Catches Fire!” — and he was especially pleased the media at large fell for his Internet prank.

The video, which was posted online a week ago and has drawn close to 10 million views on YouTube, was suspected by many to be a fake, but no one knew the ABC host was the one behind it.

Kimmel revealed his involvement last night with the video’s star, stuntwoman Daphne Avalon, who used a fake name in posting the video and was sworn to secrecy about the whole thing.

Kimmel was especially joyful when he showed a series of clips of other media outlets (both local and national) airing the video as if it was real.

He ended the segment quipping, “It’s a good thing nothing is happening is Syria right now.”

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  1. Barnes & Barnes says:

    Fish Heads *** Fish Heads *** Rolly Poley Fish Heads ** Fish Heads *** Fish Heads *** Eat them up ***
    YUM!
    They don’t play BASEBALL, or kick Uncle Jimmy Fallons basket.. ballz.
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    Well I went “Out to Dinner” with Ellen Degenerate, and had a GAY-OLE-TIME!
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    But then she told me the BILL was mine! $tupid crazy… b___

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    Now I make lettuce sandwiches, and watch MoPo! Were not the FATHERS!

  2. I’m using this space to comment on the article about Kaye West blasting Jimmy Kimmel aboiut his satirical remarks. My opinion of West is about as low as low can get. He is an arrogant selfcentered idiot who seems to ha\ve a penchant to make an ass of himself..

  3. Jimmy KImmel and Daphne Avalon deserve credit for showing Ashton Kutcher how pranking (and twerking) is REALLY done: bravo!

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