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Jimmy Kimmel And Jennifer Aniston Did A Skit With Fire At The Emmys And It Went All Wrong

Um, what is happening?!

To say the 2020 Emmys were weird AF would be an understatement.

For starters, there were presenters delivering the winners' trophies in hazmat suits.

A mannequin in a hazmat suit next to Emmy trophies
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Then Jimmy Kimmel, who hosted, opened the ceremony by delivering jokes to cardboard cutouts of celebrities — and real-life Jason Bateman.

Jason sitting next to cutouts of celebrities
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After that, Jennifer Aniston made an in-person appearance to announce the winner for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Comedy Series.

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And that's when all hell broke loose — literally — because there was a fire.

Jimmy decided it was a smart idea to spray the envelope featuring the winner's name on it with Lysol and then light it on fire to burn "all the germs off":

Jimmy spraying the envelope with Lysol
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Not smart.

And then Jennifer grabbed a fire extinguisher and attempted to put out the fire...

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...but she didn't do it successfully, and the fire grew bigger and bigger:

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Yup.

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That's panic.

Jennifer grabs the fire extinguisher to put out the fire
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Eventually Jennifer was able to put out the fire. So maybe she'll play a firefighter next, idk. Jimmy thanked her for her service on Twitter.

Yeah, as I said, it was chaotic. What else could possibly happen next? Keep up with the rest of our 2020 Emmys coverage here.

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