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Steve-O Sued Over Upcoming 'Killer Karaoke' Game Show

January 26th, 2012 8:59pm EST
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TV stuntman Steve-O is facing legal action from a woman who slipped and fell while taking part in a new karaoke show he hosts.

The Jackass prankster is the presenter of upcoming gameshow Killer Karaoke, in which contestants are reportedly sprayed with water to distract them as they try to belt out their favorite hits for the cameras.

But one performance has resulted in a lawsuit - contestant Susanne Ohman claims she "fractured and damaged her tibia, patella, ligaments, knee, leg, bones, and injured her muscles, bone, circulatory system, and body" when she lost her footing as she walked of...
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Bam Margera's Porsche Seriously Damaged In Collision

October 27th, 2011 10:53pm EDT
Bam Margera
Jackass star Bam Margera is nursing a bruised ego after his luxury new sportscar was "smashed" in a truck collision on Thursday.

The prankster purchased his silver Porsche in June, but the expensive set of wheels was left seriously damaged following a traffic incident in Pennsylvania.

He tells TMZ.com, "A big truck made a wide turn and smashed the whole left side. I just got the damn thing too."

Margera has little luck with his cars - his $250,000 purple Lamborghini had to be towed away for repair in June when his pal accidentally filled the tank with diesel fuel instead of gasoline, cau...
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Ryan Dunn's Stunt Show To Relaunch In July

June 27th, 2011 11:32pm EDT
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TV bosses at cable network G4 are planning a tribute to tragic Jackass stuntmen Ryan Dunn before relaunching his daredevil show PROVING GROUND next month.

The new show, on which Dunn and pals tested out videogame and movie stunts, was pulled off the air last week, after just one episode, following the star's car crash death on June 20.

But, after speaking with members of Dunn's family, the the network bosses have agreed to air the series in its original timeslot, beginning July 19.

The show will relaunch after a TV tribute to Dunn, who G4 president Neal Tiles has called "an incredible ta...
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Miley Cyrus Remembers 'Jackass' Star Ryan Dunn With Twitpic

June 26th, 2011 6:00pm EDT
Miley Cyrus
Miley Cyrus has opened up about her sadness at the loss of Jackass star Ryan Dunn, posting an emotional tribute online with a picture of the pair laughing together.

The TV prankster was killed in a high speed car crash in Pennsylvania on Monday and a number of stars have honored his memory including rockers Kings of Leon, who remembered Dunn on stage at a London show this week.

Cyrus has now revealed her own connection to the tragic funnyman, posting a picture on her Twitter.com page of herself sitting with Dunn and laughing hysterically.

She writes, "Just found this picture of me cracki...
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Jason 'Wee Man' Acuna Gets Ryan Dunn's Face Tattooed On His Leg (Video)

June 23rd, 2011 11:22pm EDT
Jason Wee Man Acuna
Jackass star Ryan Dunn's castmate Jason 'Wee Man' Acuna has paid tribute to his tragic pal with a new tattoo.

Dunn was killed in a car crash on Monday morning and Acuna has honored the daredevil by having his face tattooed on his leg.

Wee Man has posted footage of his new skin art online.

He says, "It's something he'd probably do for anyone of us if it was one of us in the situation.

"I wish I was losing a bet... and Dunn was still here."
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Police Confirm Ryan Dunn Was Drunk At Time Of Crash

June 22nd, 2011 11:30pm EDT
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Jackass star Ryan Dunn was extremely intoxicated at the time of his fatal crash, according to a new police report.

Dunn and a pal were killed in the early hours of Monday morning when the daredevil's Porsche spun out of control, crashed into trees in West Goshen Township, Pennsylvania and burst into flames.

A photo reportedly posted online hours before the tragedy showed Dunn and two friends sipping drinks in a bar, sparking speculation alcohol may have been a factor in the accident.

Police Chief Michael Carroll has confirmed Dunn was in fact drunk at the time of the incident - the star'...
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Roger Ebert Has No Regrets Over 'Insensitive' Ryan Dunn Tweet

June 21st, 2011 11:35pm EDT
Roger Ebert
Outspoken film critic Roger Ebert is refusing to back down after attacking Jackass star Ryan Dunn for allegedly drinking and driving.

The TV and movie stuntman and a passenger in his Porsche were tragically killed in a car crash on Monday morning in Pennsylvania - and Ebert wasn't offering much sympathy when he tweeted about the sad news.

He wrote, "Friends don't let jackasses drink and drive," prompting celebrity blogger Perez Hilton and Dunn's Jackass co-star Bam Margera to publicly attack him for being insensitive.

Angry Margera took to his Twitter.com account to call Ebert a "piece o...
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'Jackass' Castmates Pay Tribute To Ryan Dunn

June 21st, 2011 8:49am EDT
Johnny Knoxville
Ryan Dunn's "Jackass" pals have taken to Twitter to mourn the TV and movie stuntman's passing.

Dunn died in a car crash in Pennsylvania on Monday morning, leaving his "Jackass" castmates stunned.

Johnny Knoxville, who leads the posse of daredevils, writes, "Today I lost my brother Ryan Dunn. My heart goes out to his family and his beloved Angie. RIP Ryan, I love you buddy."

Castmate Jason 'Wee-Man' Acuna adds, "I MISS YOU BUD!! You were always a happy kick-a** dude!!"

And Dave England tweets, "I love you Ryan. I'm gonna miss you bad."

Stuntman Steve-O also took to Twitter to reflect on...
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Johnny Knoxville Stabbed In Bar Fight

April 3rd, 2011 1:00pm EDT
Johnny Knoxville
Jackass star Johnny Knoxville was once stabbed in a bar fight - but insisted on having one more drink for the road before heading to the hospital.

The Dukes of Hazzard actor was at a bachelor party with pals when three thugs attacked him following a slanging match outside.

Knoxville did his best to defend himself but realized after his assailants fled that he was bleeding.

He recalls, "We'd been fighting a couple of minutes and my hand was slashed and my back was slashed... I had to go upstairs and get my friends out of the bar; we had another drink and they drove me to the hospital.

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Check Out 'Jackass 3D' Unrated On DVD & Blu-ray March 8

March 5th, 2011 7:00am EST
Jackass 3D
Three times the laughs. Three times the stupid. Three times the pain. The jackass guys are back for their wildest round of mischief and mayhem yet in "Jackass 3D"!

You’ll laugh ‘til your bladder pops or your spleen spleens as Johnny Knoxville goes roller-skating in a buffalo herd, Bam Margera barrels through a hallway of high-voltage stun guns, and Steve-O takes to the skies in a fully-loaded porta-potty.

Get ready to go AC or DC with your choice of theatrical or unrated version, loaded with all the outrageous footage not shown in theaters. So brace yourself for uncensored, unbelie...
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'Jackass' Stars To Reassemble for 'Mustache Riders' & More

March 4th, 2011 10:19am EST
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People can't make sense of it, but America loves those "Jackass" guys.

With "Jackass 3-D" grossing around $117 million (and produced for only $20 mil), it's a no-brainer that Paramount, the studio behind the film, would go to great lengths to ensure that the boys come back for more.

According to Deadline, the studio is moving forward with two scripted projects that would keep some of the guys in house and give them a little time to beg Johnny Knoxville and the gang back for another round of comedic self-inflicted pain.

While "The Ringer" didn't exactly do knock out business at the box o...
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'Jackass' Star Always Taken To Mental Hospital When Arrested

October 20th, 2010 11:51pm EDT
Chris Pontius
"Jackass 3D" star Chris Pontius always ends up in a mental institute whenever he's arrested - because police officers who don't recognize him assume he's mad.

The crazed stuntman has found himself on the wrong side of the law a few times - and was once cited for being drunk and disorderly in public when cops found him passed out, naked on a car in Miami, Florida.

He says, "I had to be sprayed with some red stuff and, God, it hurt... They didn't even take me to jail - they took me to the mental hospital like (character) Murdock on "The A-Team"... But being crazy isn't a crime."

Jackass ca...
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Kat Von D Reunites With Nikki Sixx At 'Jackass 3D' Premiere

October 14th, 2010 11:39pm EDT
Kat Von D
Celebrity tattooist Kat Von D and rocker Nikki Sixx had Hollywood gossips buzzing at the premiere of "Jackass 3D" on Wednesday night when the former couple arrived together but refused to pose for photos.

Sources tell WENN Von D, who split from the Motley Crue bassist earlier this year and is now dating Sandra Bullock's ex-husband Jesse James, was visibly upset on the red carpet but refused to discuss her personal life with members of the media.

One photographer says, "They showed up together but posed separately. They wouldn't even agree to pose with (Jackass star) Steve-O. It was very o...
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Bam Margera Roofied In New Zealand

October 13th, 2010 10:32pm EDT
Bam Margera
"Jackass 3D" star Bam Margera has opened up about his August detention in New Zealand, explaining a fan of his brother's rock band "roofied" his drink the night before he was scheduled to fly to Australia with the group.

The stuntman reveals someone slipped a powerful drug into his drink at the New Zealand after-show party, and by the time he got to the airport to fly to the next gig he was babbling and unable to stand.

He tells Penthouse magazine, "I just passed out... I was completely coherent , but I couldn't move my feet or hands or even talk (sic). They (brother's bandmates) were rea...
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Bam Margera Utilized 'Weiner Cam' For 'Jackass 3D'

October 12th, 2010 11:40pm EDT
Bam Margera
The new "Jackass" movie features one of the stunt gang's most risque pranks - Bam Margera agreed to urinate on friends' faces and film their reaction at close range with the use of a 'Weiner Cam.'

The fun-loving prankster thought it would be a giggle to take a small camera to his penis and then sneak up on unsuspecting pals and pee on them.

Margera felt sure the stunt would be axed from the final edit of "Jackass 3D" - but the scenes were too funny to cut.

He tells Penthouse magazine, "It was kind of an experiment. It was a camera taped to my d--k and I was walking around, waiting to cat...
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Johnny Knoxville Fears He's A Bad Influence

October 10th, 2010 1:50pm EDT
Johnny Knoxville
"Jackass 3D" prankster Johnny Knoxville is closely monitoring his daredevil antics now he's a dad again - because he fears he's been a bad influence on his eldest daughter.

The star welcomed his first baby boy, Rocko, with wife Naomi Nelson last December and reveals he's "trying to do good" as a new dad.

Knoxville admits his 13-year-old daughter Madison, from his first marriage to Melanie Lynn Cates, has already seen her share of his stunt mishaps and wild antics, and one particular run-in with police, which ended with him being handcuffed in front of her, has the star seriously re-thinki...
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Steve-O: 'I'd Love To Make A Living Without Shoving Things Up My Butt'

October 5th, 2010 8:45am EDT
Steve O
"Jackass" star Steve-O wants to cut back on his stunts.

The "Jackass" pranksters are at it again in their third outing presented for the first time in 3D - an effect that will no doubt redefine the use of the in-your-face technology.

Steve-O explained, "I'd love to make a living without shoving things up my butt."

Steve-O has pulled various stunts. For example, he once swallowed a fish to see if he can vomit it up unhurt and stapled his testicles to his leg. Last week to promote his new film he sprayed his head with hairspray and lit his head on fire at Fantastic Fest.
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Bam Margera Says His Attacker Threatened Him Before

June 15th, 2010 9:44pm EDT
Bam Margera
The woman who allegedly attacked "Jackass" star Bam Margera with a baseball bat has previously threatened to kill the TV stuntman and his wife.

Margera was hospitalised after the unnamed female set about him in the early hours of Saturday morning at the Philadelphia-area, Pennsylvania bar he owns.

He has since been released from doctors' care, and has now opened up about the incident in a video for TMZ.com.

In the footage, Margera shows off his head wound - which reveals a staple to help the injury heal - and admits he is still feeling "dizzy" from the assault.

The star reveals he knows...
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Johnny Knoxville Welcomes Baby Boy

December 23rd, 2009 11:30am EST
Johnny Knoxville Welcomes Baby Boy
Jackass star Johnny Knoxville has welcomed a baby boy with girlfriend Naomi Nelson.

Nelson, who has been dating the star for a year, gave birth to the couple's first son, Rocko Akira Clapp, in a Los Angeles hospital on Sunday night, reports the Los Angeles Times.

The Dukes of Hazzard actor, real name Philip John Clapp, also has a 13-year-old daughter with his ex-wife, Melanie, who he divorced in 2007 after 12 years of marriage.

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Bam Margera's Marriage Is On Rocks

July 21st, 2009 3:30pm EDT
Bam Margera
Jackass prankster Bam Margera embarked on a four-day drinking binge that ended in his hospitalization, because he's depressed about the state of his crumbling marriage.

The 29-year-old TV star sparked reports he had suffered an overdose on Sunday after his wife Melissa called emergency services to their home in West Chester, Pennsylvania.

Margera admits he took prescription drug Ambien during what he called a "four-day bender." Doctors released the star after flushing out his system and sent him to speak to a psychiatrist, reports TMZ.com.

He explains, "I may be getting a divorc...
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Bam Margera Suffers A Drug Overdose?

July 20th, 2009 11:50am EDT
Bam Margera Drug Overdose
Jackass prankster Bam Margera has been hospitalized in Pennsylvania with a suspected drug overdose, according to online reports.

Website TMZ.com claims emergency services were called to the TV star's home in West Chester at around 1.30pm on Sunday.

The caller, whose identity is currently unknown, alerted paramedics that Margera had suffered a "possible overdose."

Further details about the incident or Margera's condition were unavailable as WENN went to press.

- Click here for more Bam Margera pictures -

Image ©SPF/Hawk Tour 2001

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Steve-O Fights For Gay Marriage Rights

July 2nd, 2009 2:59pm EDT
Steve-O Fights For Gay Marriage
TV stuntman Steve-O is fronting a new campaign for gay marriage advocates, in which he dons a bridal gown and locks lips with his heavyweight bodyguard.

The heterosexual Jackass star agreed to pucker up for the NO H8 posters because he's opposed to the idea of gay people not being able to wed legally in the state of California.

He chose to smooch bodyguard Reggie Pace for one poster picture, and he wears a wedding dress in another campaign shot.

Steve-O jumped at the chance to be a part of the campaign because he was appalled when his state's lawmakers outlawed gay marriage foll...
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Steve-O Hit With An Assault Lawsuit

July 2nd, 2008 9:20am EDT
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Jackass star Steve-O is facing more legal troubles - a security guard is suing him over an alleged assault at the launch of Paris Hilton's clothing line.

Doorman Roland Cano was hired to work at the Kitson store in Los Angeles in August 2007 to provide extra security while Hilton unveiled her fashion range. Cano has accused Steve-O - real name Stephen Glover- of attacking him when he was denied access to the event. Glover was reportedly filming reality show Dr. Steve-O at the time and Cano has also named TV network NBC and the star's bodyguard in the suit, which was filed at L.A. Coun...
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Steve-O Heading To Rehab

June 3rd, 2008 2:54pm EDT
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Jackass star Steve-O is heading to rehab after reaching a deal with prosecutors and pleading guilty to felony drug charges.

The troubled 33-year-old - real name Stephen Glover - had previously pleaded not guilty to counts of cocaine possession following his March 3rd arrest on suspicion of vandalizing his neighbors'' property in Los Angeles. However the professional stuntman decided to confess to the crime on Tuesday in a bid to rid him of his legal woes.

His lawyer Barry Sands tells website TMZ.com that if the star enrolls in a narcotics program within the next 48 hours and rem...
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Fifteen Flicks to Avoid on Family Movie Night

May 21st, 2008 3:01pm EDT
Jackass
Picture this: There's nothing on network so Mom or Pop finds a movie on a premium channel or slides in a DVD from the local video store. Everything's fine until two actors start a simulated bump-n-grind in 53 unavoidable inches of high def skin on parade.

The room gets quiet. Your face gets hot. You do your best not to look at anyone else while your insides curdle and you long to be anywhere but in that room. Sound familiar? Whether your 15 or 50, watching certain subject matter with your elders can equal sheer mortification; with that in mind, we've compiled a list of twenty films too a...
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Newspaper Retracts Bam Margera Sex Tape Story

May 5th, 2008 4:25pm EDT
Bam Margera
A newspaper has apologized after falsely claiming Jackass star Bam Margera was the star of a secret sex tape. The New York Post claimed Margera was captured on film performing sex acts on Lindsay Hughes - the fiancée of New York radio host Gregg 'Opie' Hughes. But the report has now been proved to be false.

In a retraction, the newspaper says, "We reported that Hughes was taking legal action against a disgruntled ex-employee of the radio duo who had acquired the rights to the video. We have since learned that this information, supplied by Steppin' Out's Chaunce Hayden, was entirely in...
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Red Mile Entertainment & MTV Games Launch 'Jackass The Game'

September 26th, 2007 1:24pm EDT
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Red Mile Entertainment announced today the release of 'Jackass the Game' for the PlayStation 2 computer entertainment system and PSP system.

Inspired by the popular MTV television series and hugely successful MTV Films Jackass and Jackass Number Two, Jackass the game is a natural extension of the Jackass property, taking it to new heights as the highly anticipated mission-based action adventure game comes to videogame systems for the first time.

Jackass the game allows players to interact and play the roles of Johnny Knoxville, Steve-O, Jason "Wee-Man" Acuna and many others from ...
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Drunken Man Peforms 'Jackass' Stunt, Badly Burns Genitals

March 9th, 2007 8:53am EST
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A 20-year-old Minnesota man suffered serious burns to his hands and genitals when his attempts to copy a Jackass movie stunt backfired. Jared Anderson suffered second-degree burns after a pal sprayed him with lighter fluid and set him on fire after the pair watched a similar stunt in the Jackass film.

Anderson's friend, 43-year-old Randell Peterson, has been charged with felony battery and first-degree reckless endangerment. Anderson allegedly volunteered for the stunt while drunk, after watching the film with friends, including Peterson.

Peterson faces up to 10 years in prison ...
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New Movies on DVD, Dec. 26

December 26th, 2006 8:00am EST
The Black Dahlia
The stylish screen adaptation of James Ellroy's novel, The Black Dahlia, details one of the most notorious unsolved murders in Hollywood history. Elizabeth Short was a struggling actress looking to make a name for herself in 1940s-era Tinseltown. Unfortunately for Elizabeth, it was her grim fate that would ultimately overshadow anything she would accomplish during her short and tragic career. Also on DVD: Jackass: Number 2, The Descent, Haven and Factotum.
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Johnny Knoxville To Keep Being a Jackass

November 16th, 2006 8:56am EST
Johnny Knoxville
Johnny Knoxville will never quit performing dangerous and sick stunts in Jackass, despite forging a successful acting career for himself. Knoxville felt like his time in Jackass had come to an end when the movie version of the hit TV series hit screens in 2002, and he went on to star in a string of movies including The Dukes Of Hazzard and The Ringer.

But as time went by, the 35-year-old began to miss the show and jumped at the chance to appear in this year's Jackass Number Two. He says, "The first movie felt like the end, but Jackass is what I love."

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