Lights go out at 'Jimmy Kimmel Live' taping

LOS ANGELES About an hour before he was about to tape "Jimmy Kimmel Live" Monday night, the power went out in the studio.

The outage shut down the control room, broadcast transmission center and tape operations area. That's when Kimmel grabbed his laptop and recorded the entire show with his computer's webcam.

The show's publicist says the guests were very accommodating.

There's no word on what caused the outage.

The show was broadcast on ABC Wednesday at 12:05 a.m.

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