Rob Dyrdek: 5 Questions for the 'Ridiculousness' Mastermind (Q&A)
The MTV star tells THR about his most bizarre fan interaction and what always makes him laugh.
Rob Dyrdek's Ridiculousness returns to MTV on Monday, Aug. 20 and to mark the occasion, The Hollywood Reporter spoke with the skateboarder-turned-reality star about what makes him laugh, bizarre fan interactions and his very specific coffee requirements.
As he gears up for the series' return, featuring a guest appearance from Lil' Jon, Dyrdek will host a day-long marathon on MTV beginning at 11 a.m. ET/PT. Immediately following the broadcast, the network will debut its brand new comedy, The Inbetweeners (for more on that, click here), at 10:30 p.m.
The Hollywood Reporter: What is the one thing that ALWAYS makes you laugh?
Rob Dyrdek: Two fat sloppy bulldogs sitting like old people.
THR: What would your friends say is your best quality?
THR: What is the strangest fan interaction you've ever had?
Dyrdek: Every year, for five years in a row, the same family shows up at my house on the 4th of July and we take a photo together. From simple stalking to a full blown tradition.
THR: Do you ever get tired of watching viral videos?
Dyrdek: It's not possible. There is nothing like watching a crazy video for the very first time.
THR: What is new about Ridiculousness this season?
Dyrdek: We have a brand new set, new and improved format, better commentary, amazing guests and the highspeed recap.
BONUS: Tell us five things we don't know about you.
1. I love to dance
2. I can't watch myself on TV
3. I spend 2 hours a week in an infrared sauna
4. I hate needles
5. I only drink coffee grown in high altitude rain forests
Email: Sophie.Schillaci@thr.com; Twitter: @SophieSchillaci
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