Michelle Obama will make an appearance on 'Jimmy Kimmel Live'

First lady Michelle Obama speaks at the Democratic National Convention in Charlotte, N.C. on Tuesday, Sept. 4, 2012.

October 17, 2012 12:00:00 AM PDT
First lady Michelle Obama will be a guest on ABC's "Jimmy Kimmel Live," just weeks until Election Day.

She is scheduled to appear on the show on Thursday, Oct. 25. It will be her first time on the late-night talk show.

In a statement, ABC said the first lady will encourage viewers to exercise their right to vote. Kimmel, on the other hand, will encourage the first lady to eat more pizza, according to the network's statement.

"Jimmy Kimmel Live" airs weekdays at midnight on ABC30.

KABC-TV Los Angeles, CA contributed to this report.