In an interview with Howard Stern, Johnny Knoxville shared a story about when his son first learned about Jackass. While Johnny Knoxville has made efforts to keep his work life private from his young children, it seems one of them has discovered what dad does for a living.
Jackass star Johnny Knoxville was invited onto The Howard Stern Show to talk about his work. At one point while interviewing Johnny Knoxville, Howard Stern asks him, “At what age do your kids get to see you doing these stunts?”
Knoxville replies with, “By and large, they don’t see it. Rocco [Knoxville’s son] didn’t even know I did any kind of stunts.”
As Knoxville continues though, he ends up sharing with Howard Stern the hilarious moment when his son, Rocco, shared with the family that he was aware of what dad does for work.
You can find the video where Johnny Knoxville talks about his son finding out about Jackass below:
In other news related to Johnny Knoxville, there is a new Jackass movie coming out! The latest movie in the series, Jackass Forever, was released just this past February, but it looks like the whole crew have much more to share with their fans. A new entry in the movie series, Jackass 4.5 will be released via Netflix on May 20th.
To learn more about the this upcoming movie, click on the link below.
In another interview involving Johnny Knoxville, the Jackass star shared that he had a serious conversation with his doctor about his stunts. Johnny Knoxville shared, “The doctor’s like, ‘No way, you can’t, you’ve had 16 concussions, you’ve just had a terrible concussion, your brain is scrambled right now.’ And I was like, alright, so those got kicked to the side.” To read more details about this story, click on the link below.
Words by: Michael Pementel