Jimmy Kimmel & Sebastian Maniscalco Reveal Secrets of the Italian “Evil Eye” Superstition

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  • Published on: 11 April 2018
  • Sebastian talks about having the same pediatrician as Jimmy, growing up in an Italian family, working at Olive Garden, and Jimmy and Sebastian share their crazy 'evil eye' stories. Sebastian also talks about his new Netflix special taping at Radio City Music Hall.

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    Jimmy Kimmel & Sebastian Maniscalco on Growing Up Italian
    https://youtu.be/bNKRoKmiMto
  • Runtime : 7:11
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COMMENTS: 40

  • Dj Project
    Dj Project   7 hours ago

    Love his comedy funny but clean not dirty.

  • Lisa
    Lisa   2 days ago

    Love Sebastian, but Kimmel is annoying.

  • Katherine De Jesus
    Katherine De Jesus   4 days ago

    Puertoricans believe in the “evil eye” too! When babies are born we buy them an azavache and put it in a necklace or bracelet to protect them from the “evil eye”. Both of my kids wear it and I even have an evil eye in front of my door, so that when you leave my house, if you have bad intentions it will come back to you.

  • emee
    emee   1 weeks ago

    I am Sicilian and a lot of Maniscalcos acts are funny as all get out but a lot of Sicilian crapola is witchcraft, superstition... old wives tales and not to be accepted and messed with... You have to understand many Italians from the main land or Sicily are Roman Catholics but are not necessarily Christians so... steer clear of the hocus pocus ... stick with your Bible...and enjoy the humor.

  • Sharon Riley
    Sharon Riley   1 weeks ago

    In the south the horseshoe had to be with the prongs up to keep in the good luck.

  • Superman 23
    Superman 23   1 weeks ago

    Why carlos mencia don't have a netflix special?

  • Habib Ahmad
    Habib Ahmad   2 weeks ago

    I like that grime and good luck to him

  • Elisa Mastromarino
    Elisa Mastromarino   2 weeks ago

    Touch your balls, boys. Il malocchio can't work for you if you touch the balls. 😆😉

  • Tuxedo Cat
    Tuxedo Cat   2 weeks ago

    Horseshoe upside down = you’re luck has run out. You always put it right side up to keep the luck in.

  • Sharon D
    Sharon D   2 weeks ago

    Nobody is saying how gorgeous this man is! When he smiles .......

  • sungirl99
    sungirl99   2 weeks ago

    My family ...cajuns ...believe in bad luck too.

  • Dee Doo
    Dee Doo   2 weeks ago

    Why am I just now hearing about this guy?

  • bigdap100
    bigdap100   3 weeks ago

    ...and now you’re working at an Olive Garden?? 🤣😂🤣

  • Luis Santana
    Luis Santana   4 weeks ago

    we call that “mal de ojo” 🇵🇷 🤷🏻‍♂️😁

  • lino M
    lino M   1 months ago

    Kimmel is a Hack...

  • John Bell
    John Bell   1 months ago

    Kimmel; the bouncing laugher

  • Robert Schwartz
    Robert Schwartz   1 months ago

    So, where do these people who give out the evil eye get it from in the first place?

  • Aquarius Queen
    Aquarius Queen   1 months ago

    Mexicans believe in the evil eye. We use an egg to clean yourself from the curse and they you crack the egg in water. Wear a red bracelet or a deer eyes to protect yourself from getting the evil eye. If you have a baby and someone looks at them too much, they have to do a cross on their forehead or else the baby won't sleep or stop crying. Porque le hicieron ojo!!!

  • C R
    C R   1 months ago

    Sebastian is gorgeous and his amazing sense of humor makes him even more gorgeous 😍

  • Lolita Morris
    Lolita Morris   1 months ago

    Evil eye is believed in the Caribbean ( Cuba, Dominican Republic and Puerto Rico)

  • Shari Gold
    Shari Gold   1 months ago

    My favorite comic lately🤣😂

  • Alexa KL64
    Alexa KL64   2 months ago

    I wonder what Jimmy's real last name is? Kimmelini? lol

  • Lucia Piazza Umberger
    Lucia Piazza Umberger   2 months ago

    Evil eye is real. But I can remove it. Pasta bowl- you have the witches ladder confused with the removing of the evil eye

  • emily
    emily   3 months ago

    We "Turkish people also believe the Evil eye. We call it Nazar

  • Molly Gramoll
    Molly Gramoll   3 months ago

    I'm watching this at midnight on Christmas Eve...Creepy!

  • vma862
    vma862   3 months ago

    Mexicans have something similar called "mal de ojo"

  • ꧁Brianna꧂
    ꧁Brianna꧂   3 months ago

    Can your own jealous sister give you the "evil eye?"

  • FCara100
    FCara100   3 months ago

    Not at midnight, on Christmas’ eve only

  • Ricardo
    Ricardo   3 months ago

    we portuguese , we have also the same thing of "the evil eye", must be a Mediterranean thing