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  1. How Big Brother Magazine Paved the Way for 'Jackass,' Jonah Hill, ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 13 | KQED

    ... touched you at some point, whether you know it or not. The most obvious thing to come out of Big Brother was Jackass - MTV's paean to stupid stunts and behaving badly. Before Jackass , Johnny Knoxville made a name for himself in the skate community ...

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  2. Dumb: The Story of Big Brother MagazineRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 2 | Chicago Sun-Times

    "Dumb: The Story of Big Brother Magazine" is a heartfelt ode to a pioneering magazine in the '90s that recognized that skateboarding culture was about much more than just doing tricks or having the coolest art on your board. Built as a counter to traditional skateboard mags like Thrasher , Big Brother gave birth to a gonzo worldview that would eventually lead to the creation of MTV's"Jackass," which included several of the reporters from the publication and wildly influenced all of pop culture.

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  3. Everything coming to Netflix, Hulu, Amazon and HBO in JuneRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2017 | Polygon

    ... of Big Brother Magazine . Dumb tells the story of a team whose stunts inspired the various men who made up MTV's Jackass team. The documentary looks at Spike Jonze, Johnny Knoxville, Steve Rocco, Bam Margera, Steve-O, Tony Hawk and Chad Muska's ...

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  4. A Flaming Arrow, Italian Car Accident and Fatal Shooting: Revisiting Famous Reality Show SnafusRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 28, 2017 | E! Online

    ... of the longtime show to be killed in its history. As a show based around dangerous stunts and pranks, the men of Jackass were destined to experience a few unexpectedly scary - and painful - moments, including when Johnny Knoxville fell off his ...

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  5. Motley Crue Movie 'The Dirt' Coming To Netflix,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 27, 2017 | WWBN-FM Burton

    ... autobiography ' The Dirt ', has landed at Netflix. According to the Hollywood Reporter , Jeff Tremaine (director of 'Jackass' films), will direct the movie. Tom Kapinos , creator of the Showtime series ' Californication ', was one of the script ...

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  6. Hulu Sets Summer Bows For 'Difficult People' Season 3, Trio Of DocumentariesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 27, 2017 | Deadline

    ... boundary-pushing Big Brother Magazine, whose taboo-breaking stunts and unapologetically crass humor spawned MTV's Jackass and a generation of skaters. Featuring a trove of original footage and interviews with the magazine's major players, "Dumb" ...

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  7. Relive The '80s With a New Movie About Motley CrueRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2017 | Movies.com

    ... planned for more than a decade at various other studios, including Focus Features. Jeff Tremaine, who helmed the Jackass movies and Bad Grandpa , has been attached to direct since 2013. In the interim, he was a producer on last year's concert film ...

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  8. Motley Crue in Talks With Netflix to Make 'The Dirt' Biography Into FilmRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2017 | Billboard

    ... project initially are still in play. It will be directed by Jeff Tremaine , known for directing and producing the Jackass movies (maybe there is still hope for the Knoxville casting). The co-writers of the script are Tom Kapinos -- most famous for ...

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  9. Netflix Might Be Adapting the Insane Motley Crue Biography The DirtRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2017 | Spin

    ... project initially are still in play. It will be directed by Jeff Tremaine , known for directing and producing the Jackass movies (maybe there is still hope for the Knoxville casting). The co-writers of the script are Tom Kapinos-most famous for ...

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  10. Tickets for CKY go on sale Friday morningThe Pennsylvania metal band...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2017 | SooToday

    Johnny Pints Presents is please to announce Pennsylvania metal band CKY live at the Canadian Night Club on Thursday, June 8. Joining CKY on stage that evening are locals Jack Spades, As It Stands, and A Dire Setback. Formed in 1998, CKY first gained recognition for its musical contributions to the CKY video series and the Jackass television series produced by MTV.

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  11. Doing Dancing With the Stars Has Been the Best Move Ever for Some...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 20, 2017 | E! Online

    ... Busey.) Well, now we know: Steve-O wasn't much of a dancer, but his partner, Lacey Schwimmer , admiringly called the Jackass star a "workhorse" who was taking the process super-seriously. Kardashian became a fan favorite and was the runner-up of his ...

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  12. Jackass' Bam Margera Revealed The Grossest Thing A Fan Ever Did, And It's Worse Than You ThinkRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 15, 2017 | Cinema Blend News

    Of all of life's guarantees, the metaphorical "death and taxes" are pretty good examples, but I think we have something that's even more of a surety: if anyone from the MTV stunt show Jackass tells a story about the grossest thing one of their fans ever did, it is going to be the grossest thing you've heard in a long time, if not ever. And the prophecy holds true now, with this horrifying tale from Bam Margera.

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  13. Bam Margera On His Return to Skateboarding, Element, Tony Hawk, Sobriety and Much MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2017 | Hypebeast.com

    ... a road trip all over Spain for about 2 months. No, not anymore. I get it though, MTV was first priority and so was Jackass. You know, my 5 hours of skating a day disappeared. When you're filming TV stuff all day and there's 40 people there getting ...

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  14. What's on in the Waikato this weekend: March 3 - 5Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2017 | Waikato Times

    ... - 9pm.Great to see something like this in the Waikato! See their website for more details. The crazy, daredevils of Jackass are in Hamilton on Friday night for a live comedy show at The Outback Inn. Four of the guys from the television show and ...

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  15. Tribeca Film Festival Announces Film Program and the Midnight Selection Looks Damn SolidRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2017 | DreadCentrol.com

    ... boundary-pushing "Big Brother Magazine," whose taboo-breaking stunts and unapologetically crass humor spawned MTV's "Jackass" and a generation of skaters. Featuring a trove of original footage and interviews with the magazine's major players, Dumb ...

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  16. Animal adventurer gains globalaRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2017 | WKYC-TV Cleveland

    He's a cross between "Jackass" and Jack Hanna. The "Johnny Knoxville" of nature is making a name for himself one sting at a time.

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  17. Local jackassesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 19, 2017 | NewsReview.com

    ... the fact that a primary influence for their TV pilot, Off the Hook , is the gross-out and stunt franchise called Jackass . The drive along Watt Avenue through North Highlands - dry and barren compared with the tree-lined streets of Midtown - is so ...

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  18. Where are those Jackass' stunt boys nowRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2017 | Illawarra Mercury

    "Don't try this at home" became synonymous with Jonny Knoxville and his stunts on the American TV show, and eventually movie, Jackass. The last we heard of the Bad Grandpa star was he was reported to be making a new semi-scripted prank movie called Action Park.

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  19. Decision Tony Hawk never should have madeRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 19, 2014 | NEWS.com.au

    ... like XXX and Lords of Dogtown as well as a host of sitcoms, and he's also a regular with Johnny Knoxville and the Jackass crew. Jackass follows a group of guys - some of them skaters - as they film wildly inappropriate, funny, dangerous or just ...

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  20. Johnny Knoxville is Planning a Trip to 'Action Park'Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 1, 2017 | /film

    I was never a huge fan of Jackass , but I'd be lying if I said I didn't get it . Because I totally get it - there's something special about performers who are literally willing to put their personal safety on the line for a gag and there's an invisible cord connecting the Jackass crew to the likes of Buster Keaton and Harold Lloyd.

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