He bummed a light from me and described a planned tribute to Ol' Dirty Bastard during the Wu Tang Clan's set: nude from the waist down, he would execute a mangina backflip. He went on to perform exactly what he'd described. Raekwon took serious offense and demanded an apology.
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Please refresh the page and retry. Low-budget, shot on home video and filled with skunks, bodily functions and traumatic head injuries, Jackass was a tribute to American fratboy stupidity, but with a sincerity that often made it oddly lovable. But it also revived an appreciation for Jackass and its surreal, one-of-a-kind brilliance.
So does this mean Johnny Knoxville and his band of giddy morons qualify as artists? Probably, yeah. You could waste a lot of ink writing about the artistry, intended or not, of the Jackass oeuvre.
Decades ago, when exploitation-master Roger Corman opined that female nudity was the best special effect on a low budget, he reckoned without Johnny Knoxville undercutting him with non-stop, self-inflicted pain. And while the entirety of the fourth and parts of the first threeBad Grandpainvolved pushing the tolerance of unsuspecting onlookers, the movies mostly laughed at the harm the cast meted upon themselves voluntarily. The results were generally plotless, inane, and really, really funny, like feature-length versions of Jackie Chan's end-credit outtakes where the martial arts master messes up the big stunts and laughs at how nearly injured he was.
The year-old flew from Essex to Hollywood with boyfriend Steve-O and embraced the most showbizzy of all the red carpet trends — the PDA. The couple, who met while filming Channel 4's The Jump, jetted out to California for the premiere of Steve-O's new film Barely Lethal, and simultaneously made their American debut as a pairing. After posing for a few solo shots, Jackass star Steve-O grabbed his missus and planted a smacker on her lips.
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Jackass Number Two is a American reality comedy film. Like its predecessor and the original TV show, the film is a compilation of stunts, pranks and skits. Everyone depicted in the film plays as themselves.
By Kieran Corcoran For Dailymail. Jackass star Steve-O was arrested after climbing a crane in Hollywood to protest SeaWorld on Sunday night and drawing dozens of emergency responders to a construction site. Stephen Glover, 41, scrambled up a crane at least feet high on Sunset Boulevard, inflating a large killer whale balloon emblazoned with 'SeaWorld Sucks' and lighting fireworks when he reached the top, Los Angeles police Lt.