Epic ‘Twerk Fail’ Video Turns Out To Be A Hoax Masterminded by Jimmy Kimmel (VIDEO)

Source: Kimberly Nordyke / The Hollywood Reporter

Have you seen the video where the girl twerking alone in her apartment inadvertently sets herself on fire?

Chances are you have, as it’s been viewed more than 9.3 million times on YouTube since it was posted Tuesday and has been picked up by numerous news outlets.

Turns out, it was all a hoax, orchestrated by none other than Jimmy Kimmel.

ABC’s late-night host revealed on his show Monday night that he and his team were behind the video, which stars stuntwoman Daphne Avalon. He said the video was posted with no promotion on social media or anywhere else and still managed to rack up the huge amount of views in less than a week.

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