Jimmy Kimmel Admits That Girl Catches Fire Twerking Video Was Set Up By His Show! [Video]

Rucuss staffSeptember 10, 2013

Talk show host Jimmy Kimmel was able to prank over nine million viewers.

The Jimmy Kimmel Live host revealed during his Monday night show that the viral video of a woman who catches fire twerking was a hoax. Kimmel interviewed the female who is actually a stunt woman.

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The director’s cut shows the host busting into the room with a fire extinguisher to put out the flames. Kimmel also revealed that the woman in the video was not “Caitlin Heller,” but rather Daphne Avalon. You might recognize Avalon as the Horse Lady in COD Black Ops II “Surprise!”

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The video instantly went viral, racking up over 9 million views in less than a week, including coverage by multiple news services.

Avalon was sworn to secrecy and was unable to tell anyone the truth about the video  after they shot it a few months ago.

Watch the director’s cut below.

Watch original version below.


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