Report: Obama to get ‘serious’ with Kimmel

President Obama will reportedly get “serious” with late-night funnyman Jimmy Kimmel during an appearance on the comedian’s ABC show this week.

The commander-in-chief will tape a “special segment” Wednesday in Los Angeles for “Jimmy Kimmel Live,” TMZ.com reports, citing ABC Network sources.

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The entertainment news site writes that “a big chunk of the interview will be ‘serious.’ “

Kimmel, who makes regular headlines with his “Celebrities Read Mean Tweets” segment on his show, emceed the White House Correspondents’ Association dinner in 2012.

Michelle ObamaMichelle ObamaO'Reilly: Slaves who built White House were 'well-fed' Chelsea Clinton praises 'deeply moving' Sanders speech Trump praises Michelle Obama’s convention speech MORE appeared on Kimmel’s show that same year.

A White House spokesperson didn’t immediately return The Hill’s request for comment.

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