‘Agent Elvis’ Review: Matthew McConaughey Voices Elvis Presley in Supremely Silly Netflix Animated Comedy
Elvis moonlights as a globe-trotting secret agent in a new series featuring Priscilla Presley among its creators.
Johnny Knoxville Responds to ‘Reboot’ Cancellation: “I’m a Little Pissed”
Johnny Knoxville will readily admit that, while he had a great time working on Hulu’s Reboot, his first experience as a series regular did not end the way he was expecting. In an interview published Thursday, Knoxville spoke to Vulture about the comedy from series creator Steven Levitan that was canceled last month after its […]
‘Modern Family’ Creator Steven Levitan on Why His New Show ‘Reboot’ Isn’t a Hollywood Takedown
Love was in the air Monday night on the Fox lot. The studio hosted the premiere of Hulu’s new sitcom Reboot from creator Steven Levitan, and one could say that the affection started at the top and trickled down. “I’d say it’s a love letter, and maybe also a friendly roast,” offered Levitan on the […]
‘Reboot’ Review: Hulu’s Starry Meta Sitcom Revival is Crowd-Pleasing Comfort Food
'Modern Family' co-creator Steve Levitan returns with a behind-the-scenes comedy about the revival of a classic sitcom, starring Keegan-Michael Key, Judy Greer, Johnny Knoxville, Paul Reiser and Rachel Bloom.
Box Office: ‘Jackass Forever’ Gets Last Laugh With $23.5M Opening
There was nothing gross about the opening of Jackass Forever at the box office. The R-rated movie took in a better-than-expected $23.5 million from 3,604 theaters to mark a triumphant return to the big screen for prankster king Johnny Knoxville and his crew. Jackass Forever, costing a mere $10 million to make, is the second […]
Box Office: ‘Jackass Forever’ Laughs Hard With $9.6M Friday
Jackass Forever started its domestic box office run with a hearty $9.6 million on Friday from 3,604 theaters, including $1.7 million in Thursday previews. That puts the R-rated film on course to collect $20 million or more in its domestic opening, a strong start for a movie that cost a modest $10 million to produce. […]
‘Jackass Forever’ a “Masterpiece”? Critic Reviews Are Best in Franchise History
Jackass Forever is … a cinematic masterpiece that will end the pandemic and cure political division? Maybe! The latest entry from the bawdy stunt ensemble is getting the best reviews in the franchise’s history by far. The film, released in theaters Friday, currently has a 90 percent rating on Rotten Tomatoes. Compare that to the […]
‘Jackass Forever’: Film Review
Most of the old crew, and some new additions, return for more humiliation and physical abuse in this latest and supposedly final installment of the long-running franchise.
Pain, Porn and a Wannabe Clown: A ‘Jackass’ Oral History
On Oct. 1, 2000, Jackass debuted on MTV with a shot of Johnny Knoxville being fired out of a cannon to the now-familiar strums of “Corona” by Minutemen — and the world would never be the same. Born out of skate-culture shock videos, Jackass featured a lovable gang of ne’er-do-wells — including clown-college grad Steve-O, […]
Bam Margera’s Suit Over ‘Jackass Forever’ Ouster Gets Tentative Nod From Judge
It looks like an L.A. judge is going to let Brandon “Bam” Margera proceed to discovery on his claims that he was unjustly ousted from Jackass Forever because of an allegedly coerced agreement that required him to submit to regular drug tests, take medications with a witness on FaceTime and use a breathalyzer three times […]
‘Modern Family’ Co-Creator Sets Next Show: Hulu’s ‘Reboot,’ Starring Keegan-Michael Key, Johnny Knoxville
Modern Family co-creator Steve Levitan has lined up his follow-up series to the ABC Emmy darling. Levitan has set Reboot at Hulu, which has handed out a pilot order for the comedy starring Keegan-Michael Key and Johnny Knoxville. Here’s how the potential series is described: “When Hulu reboots an early 2000s family sitcom, its dysfunctional […]
Johnny Knoxville Addresses Bam Margera’s ‘Jackass 4’ Accusations
Johnny Knoxville has broken his silence on accusations from Jackass co-star Bam Margera. In a GQ profile by Sam Schube published on Tuesday, the 50-year-old actor and stuntman opened up a bit about an ongoing feud between the Jackass production and Margera, who has been in and out of rehab a number of times. Margera […]