Johnny Knoxville is a famous American actor, comedian, film producer, screenwriter, as well as a stunt performer. He is known as the co-creator in addition to being a star of the MTV reality stunt show ‘Jackass’ Furthermore, he has made appearances in several other movies like ‘Men in Black II,’ ‘The Ringer,’ and ‘The Dukes of Hazzard’ among many others.
- 1 Quick Biography
- 2 Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement
- 3 Education, School/College University
- 4 Parents, Siblings, Nationality, Ethnicity, Religion & Political Views
- 5 Married, Relationship, Dating, Affair, Girlfriend, Wife, Children
- 6 Professional Life and Career
- 7 Awards & Nominations
- 8 Johnny Knoxville Net Worth, Income & Salary In 2020
- 9 Rumors and Controversy/Scandal
- 10 Social Media: Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, etc.
Knoxville, whose birth name was Philip John Clapp was born on the 11th of March 1971 in Knoxville, Tennessee. His parents are Philip and Lemoyne Clapp. Since his early years, Knoxville exhibited great love as well as interest in acting. Knoxville graduated from the South Young High School in 1989
After graduation, Knoxville moved to California to become an actor where he started by appearing in different commercials. Knoxville is also a producer of various television series as well as movies. He features over 40 credits as an actor. As a writer, Knoxville has over ten credits and, as a producer, over 20 credits.
|Full Name/Real Name:||Johnny Knoxville|
|Age:||48 years old|
|Birth Date:||11 March 1971|
|Birth Place:||Knoxville, Tennessee, United States|
|Parents:||Philip Clapp and Lemoyne Clapp|
|Spouse:||Naomi Nelson (m. 2010), Melanie Lynn Clapp (m. 1995–2008)|
|Children:||Madison Clapp, Arlo Clapp, Rocko Akira Clapp|
|Profession:||actor, comedian, film producer, screenwriter, and stunt performer|
|Net Worth in 2020:||$80 million|
Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement
At 48 years old, Knoxville features a height of 1.85 m and weighs around 77 kg. Additionally, his hair colors while his eye color is dark brown.
Education, School/College University
Knoxville went to South Young High School, where he graduated in 1989. His early years were all about acting.
Parents, Siblings, Nationality, Ethnicity, Religion & Political Views
Knoxville, whose birth name was Philip John Clapp was born in Knoxville, Tennessee. His parents are Philip, a Sunday school teacher, and Lemoyne Clapp, his mother, a tire/car salesman. His mother was, and his father taught. He developed a keen interest in acting since his childhood years. Knoxville’s nationality is American; on the other hand, he has a mixed ethnic background of English, German, Scots-Irish/Northern Irish, Irish, French, and also Dutch.
Married, Relationship, Dating, Affair, Girlfriend, Wife, Children
Johnny Knoxville first married Melanie Lynn Cates on the 15th of May 1995. Together they had a daughter named Madison. However, in July 2006, they separated, and further, their divorce settled in July.
However, on the 24th of September 2010, Knoxville married Naomi Nelson on the 24th of September 2010. Their relationship is a strong one exhibiting no extramarital affairs. Together they have two children; a daughter Arlo Lemoyne Yoko Clapp born on 6 October 2011 and a son, Rocko Akira Clapp.
|Marital status? (single, married, in relation or divorced):||Married|
|When did he get married? (married date):||4 September 2010|
|Does he have any relationship affair?||N/A|
|Is Johnny Knoxville Gay?||No|
|Wife/Spouse? (name):||Naomi Nelson|
|Kids:||Madison Clapp, Arlo Clapp, Rocko Akira Clapp|
Professional Life and Career
After graduation, Knoxville moved to California to become an actor where he started by appearing in different commercials. He later was honored to appear as Cure Fan in the TV series ‘The Ben Stiller Show’ in 1992. Furthermore, he was given roles to play in ‘Desert Blues’ and ‘Coyote Ugly.’ Additionally, Knoxville has played a role in the TV series ‘The Andy Dick Show’ as Wannabee Andy Dick in 2001.
Further, he went on to appear in ‘Big Trouble,’ ‘Deuces Wild,’ and ‘Men in Black II’ in 2012 and has since then appeared in numerous TV series as well as movies. Knoxville is also a producer of different television series as well as movies. He features over 40 credits as an actor. As a writer, Knoxville has over ten credits and, as a producer, over 20 credits.
Knoxville has appeared in other television series as well as movies. These include ‘Animals.’, ‘Rosy,’ ‘Drunk History,’ ‘Action Point,’ ‘Half Magic,’ ‘Weightless,’ ‘Skiptrace,’ ‘Elvis & Nixon,’ ‘Funny or Die Presents…’, ‘Maron,’ ‘Bad Grandpa,’ ‘The Last Stand,’ ‘Nature Calls,’ ‘Small Apartments,’ ‘Dudesons in America,’ ‘Father of Invention,’ ‘The Goode Family,’ ‘King of the Hill,’ ‘Unhitched,’ ‘The Preston Lacy Show,’ and ‘Daltry Calhoun’ among many others
Awards & Nominations
Johnny Knoxville has been a recipient of many awards, as well as nominations. In 2014 Knoxville scooped the American Comedy Award. He further features three MTV Movie Award nominations. Additionally, Knoxville has received four Teen Choice Award nominations.
Johnny Knoxville Net Worth, Income & Salary In 2020
From his acting, being comedian, film producer, screenwriter, and stunt performer Knoxville has been able to amass a net worth of around $80 million as of February 2020. His salary is not yet revealed.
Rumors and Controversy/Scandal
For several years, his show ‘Jackass’ has been a recipient of numerous controversies, with some of his stunts being criticized for being outrageous.
Social Media: Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, etc.
Johnny Knoxville Facebook page has around 4.5m fan likes, and his Twitter account has around 1.8m followers. On Johnny Knoxville Instagram account, he has around 2.6m followers while on YouTube, Johnny Knoxville has around 29k subscribers.
Johnny Knoxville, a jerk of all trade, has managed to maneuver through actor, comedian, film producer, screenwriter, as well as to be a stunt performer to be able to lead a luxurious life. He commands large followership of fans all around the world and keeps on being relevant in order to keep them thrilled.