Michael Fresco is set to direct the pilot for ABC’s untitled Johnny Knoxville comedy pilot, written/executive produced by his brother, comedy writer-producer Victor Fresco. Narrated by Knoxville and based on his life, the single-camera...Show More Summary
Johnny Knoxville's entire career has been built upon the fact that he likes to hurt himself. A lot. And the Jackass star isn't planning on stopping that anytime soon too. That's because he has announced that his upcoming untitled film will see him doing just that once again. Show More Summary
ABC has been in the doldrums lately, finishing in fifth place—behind Univision—at the end of December. So it may come as no surprise that the network is aggressively going after new material, and even after sizable orders for new comedy and drama pilots, the network has still signed up eleven more shows. Show More Summary
Executive-produced and narrated by the 'Jackass' star, the untitled comedy is based off of his own childhood. read more
ABC made the bulk of its comedy pilot orders tonight, giving the green light to seven half-hour projects. Two, the untitled NBA project and The King of 7B, come from one of ABC Studios’ top writer-producers, Galavant creator Dan Fogelman. Show More Summary
Day three at our first-ever Deadline Studios @ Sundance '15 got underway with Being Evel producer Johnny Knoxville arriving with a Land Rover camera crew in tow (the carmaker is a sponsor of the documentary). Photographer Mark Mann was...Show More Summary
I wrote Johnny Knoxville’s first Hollywood story in the ’90s and can recall it like yesterday when I got hold of an underground VCR tape being circulated around Hollywood. A young man with movie star looks, being: tasered, bitten byShow More Summary
The parallels between Evel Knievel and Johnny Knoxville are hard to miss, from their willingness to break bones to their talent in marketing them.
Not known for subtlety, Jackass impresario Johnny Knoxville is here in Park City to debut Being Evel, the documentary he produced about the self-made American legend Evel Knievel. Not one known for making a subtle entrance, Johnny and...Show More Summary
Finally! A scientific explanation for Johnny Knoxville — he of “Jackass” fame — and the fans who keep him at his dangerous and moronic antics: Male Idiot Theory.
It’s no secret Johnny Knoxville is a fan of extreme stunts, so it’s no surprise he teamed up (through his production company, Dickhouse) with an Oscar-winning director, Daniel Junge, to bring you what is sure to be the most high-flying...Show More Summary
University of Arizona's famed Sigma Alpha Epsilon chapter—you know, the one that reportedly drugged Johnny Knoxville —has allegedly continued its pattern of misconduct by assaulting members of Alpha Epsilon Pi, the Jewish frat on campus. Read more...
Johnny Knoxville already became a Bad Grandpa in the Jackass spin-off film from last year, but now Robert De Niro may become a Dirty Grandpa. THR has word that the legendary actor is in early talks to play a perverted former Army general...Show More Summary
Fan Bingbing is still lined up to costar. Read the full article on AICN Jackie Chan has subbed out Bo Duke for his brother Luke. Since last year, we'd been hearing that Jackie and Seann William Scott were teaming up for a Renny Harlin-directed flick called SKIPTRACE to shoot in Hong Kong. Show More Summary
Earlier this summer, Die Hard 2 director Renny Harlin was attached to direct Skiptrace, a new comedic action thriller in the same vein as Midnight Run. Last fall, Jackie Chan and Seann William Scott were slated to lead the film about...Show More Summary
EXCLUSIVE: Johnny Knoxville has been set to star alongside Jackie Chan in Skiptrace, the Renny Harlin-directed film that has just begun shooting in China. Last I wrote about this, Chan was going to star opposite Seann William Scott and...Show More Summary
"Jackass" star Johnny Knoxville is looking to make another splash in TV. Knoxville, who stared in three seasons of the MTV series, as well as three movies based on the show, has signed a two-year overall deal with ABC, according to The...Show More Summary
The Southern family comedy is inspired by the life of the 'Jackass' star read more
On the heels of signing a two-year first-look deal at Paramount Pictures in May, Johnny Knoxville has inked a similar pact on the TV side. Under a two-year first-look deal at ABC Studios, Knoxville will develop projects through his Hello Junior! banner. Show More Summary
This ALS ice bucket challenge is hitting the highest echelons in Hollywood. Here, Paramount chief Brad Grey takes the plunge, egged on by Tom Cruise and Chris McQuarrie. He in turn nominated Chris Nolan, Brad Pitt, Michael Bay and Howard Stern. Show More Summary