Name: Johnny Knoxville
Birth Name: 
Philip John Clapp
Birth Date: 
March 11, 1971
Birth Place: 
Knoxville, Tennessee, U.S.A.
Actor / Comic / Daredevil
Relationship Status: 
In a relationship with Naomi Nelson
Celebrity Ranking # 497

Late Mickey Rooney Receives Twitter Love From Stars

Posted Monday April 7, 2014 9:00 AM GMT

He made an indelible mark on Tinseltown and Mickey Rooney's passing on Sunday (April 6) caused a strong celebrity reaction in the Twitterverse.

Alec Baldwin lamented, “An old pal of mine is gone. One of Hollywood's rare gentlemen…” while Rose McGowan shared, “Thanks for the years of entertainment, Mickey Rooney. Blessed to have met this character tcm film…”


“Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles” Adds Johnny Knoxville & Tony Shaloub To the Mix

Posted Thursday April 3, 2014 2:05 PM GMT

It’s already going to be an amazing project, and “Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles” just got even more incredible.

Earlier today (April 3), Paramount Pictures announced that Johnny Knoxville will provide the voice for Leonardo, while Master Splinter’s lines will be read by Tony Shalhoub.


Bad Grandpa Receives Impressive Box Office Opening

Posted Saturday October 26, 2013 9:10 AM GMT

Scoring a lofty $1.4 million premiering in North American theaters on Thursday night (October 24), Paramount and MTV Films' Jackass Presents: "Bad Grandpa" is already earning more money than fans and critics originally thought.

Paramount mentioned that "Bad Grandpa" is a "Jackass" spinoff, predicting the the movie's profit would score in the $20 million-plus range, which was considered well below the last two Jackass films. Others have stated that it could approach $30 million, considering the appeal of the prank-and-punk franchise.


Johnny Knoxville Premieres “Bad Grandpa” in Hollywood

Posted Thursday October 24, 2013 3:08 PM GMT

He’s always up for a good time, and Johnny Knoxville showed up at the Hollywood premiere of “Jackass Presents: Bad Grandpa” on Wednesday evening (October 23).

Joined by celebrities like John Stamos, Joey Fatone, and Bob Saget, the professional prankster seemed to be in good spirits as he hammed it up for the crowd outside the TCL Chinese Theatre.


Johnny Knoxville: Geriatric Fun at “Bad Grandpa” Photocall

Posted Monday October 7, 2013 3:23 PM GMT

Showing some love to his Dutch fans, Johnny Knoxville showed up at a photocall for “Bad Grandpa” in Amsterdam, Netherlands today (October 7).

The “Jackass” star headed over to Sofitel The Grand Hotel all done up in full old man mode as he posed with fans and hammed it up for the press.


“Jackass Presents: Bad Grandpa” Trailer Has Arrived: Watch Here!

Posted Thursday August 1, 2013 9:40 AM GMT

In case you’ve been wondering what Johnny Knoxville and his crew have been up to as of late, the new trailer for “Jackass Presents: Bad Grandpa” just hit the internet.

Drawing from the deep and rich heritage of “Jackass” glory, the flick includes plenty of wild stunts and embarrassing moments in front of actual bystanders who are unaware of the setup.


“Movie 43” Drops Another Red Band Trailer: Watch Here!

Posted Monday January 21, 2013 9:00 PM GMT

Going for ultimate shock value, “Movie 43” has once again put together a red band trailer that’s sure to catch viewers by surprise.

Directed by a slew of helmsmen including Peter Farrelly, Will Graham, Steven Brill, James Duffy, and Brett Ratner, the ensemble comedy consists of interwoven plotlines and plenty of profanity and vulgarity.


“Movie 43” Red Band Trailer: Watch Here!

Posted Wednesday November 28, 2012 3:03 PM GMT

Adding to the increasingly-popular ensemble movie trend, “Movie 43” has just released a brand new promotional trailer, and it’s not for the faint of heart.

The new clip includes plenty of profanity and filth, but the real excitement surrounds all the stars included in the cast.