“ He always does the craziest stunts, endures the most pain, and adds the funniest commentary. He is the Godfather and he truly made the franchise what it is today. ” - mward882
Steve graduated from Ringling Brothers and Barnum & Bailey Clown College in 1997. He says the program was more like boot camp than college. Out of 2000 applicants, only 33 were accepted and Steve-O was one of them. However, after graduation, 10 were selected for the circus and this didn't include him...
“ He isn't technically a founding father but ever since his start people have loved the work of the famous Steve-O! He does both grotesque stunts and stunts that require some actual skill. From his chaotic life off-screen to his butt chugging on-screen, audiences have grown to love this crazy bastard! ” - mward882
Brandon Cole Margera, better known as Bam Margera, was born on September 28, 1979 in West Chester, Pennsylvania, to April Margera
(née Cole) and Phil Margera
. He was given the name Bam at age three, by his grandfather, after his habit of running into walls. He is of Italian (from his paternal grandfather), German, English, and Welsh descent...
“ Jackass would not have existed if it wasn't for Bam and his crazy friends making videos of them hurting themselves. He is one of the more famous members and has since starred in a variety of his own shows. Some critics say he's a bitch but he actually does all of the hardcore stunts even if he complains about it. He's also a very talented skater. ” - mward882
“ Probably the funniest cast member, Pontius always adds the best commentary. He is also willing to strip naked and do some crazy stunts like allow a snake to bite his dick! A true crowd pleaser! ” - mward882
Ryan Dunn (June 11, 1977 - June 20, 2011) was an American reality television personality, actor and stunt man. He was a member of the Jackass and Viva La Bam crew. Ryan Matthew Dunn was born in Medina, Ohio, to Linda Sue (Reese) and Ronald James Dunn. He came to prominence as a member of the CKY Crew...
“ The late Ryan Dunn also added to the chaos that is Jackass. He was always willing to do the tough stuff even if he never successfully completed the stunt. He was a true badass and one of the founding fathers. The world claimed Dunn much too soon. ” - mward882
“ AKA Danger Ehren, this guy is kind of a dickhead but you can't deny that he does the most insane stunts. The other cast members love messing with him, to the point where they can actually convince him that the fake beard he's wearing isn't made of pubes. But it is. ” - mward882
“ Yes, he is a midget. But he does some pretty gnarly stunts like jump off a bridge attached the the obese Preston Lacy. That took guts! With his unique size, he can pull off stunts that others cannot. His stunts are always hilarious too! ” - mward882
“ This dude doesn't stand out as much as the other guys but he still goes for the tougher stunts. Nevertheless, he's one of the main guys. ” - mward882
“ Since he is so fat he can use it to his advantage when doing funnier stunts. The crowd loves him and so does the crew. ” - mward882
“ Now we're starting to get into more of the obscure guys but Brandon was one of the pioneers. Without his work on the original CKY videos Jackass wouldn't be where it is today. ” - mward882
Jeff Tremaine was born a military brat and hustled from state to state until finally settling in Rockville, Maryland. There, he quickly gravitated towards the alternative world of skateboarding, BMX, reggae music, and art... pursuits that would shape a career to come. After attending Washington University...
“ This dude's the producer but he also appears in some of the bits. He's truly the brains behind the operation and a genius. ” - mward882
Spike Jonze made up one-third (along with Andy Jenkins
and Mark Lewman
) of the triumvirate of genius minds behind Dirt Magazine, the brother publication of the much lamented ground-breaking Sassy Magazine. These three uncommon characters were all editors for Grand Royal Magazine as well, under...
“ This guy has tons of cred and is one of the producers. But he stills joins in on the fun. He does a couple memorable bits where he dresses like an old woman and continues to accidentally expose herself. Classic Jackass. ” - mward882
“ This dude doesn't add much to the show but you see him pop up here and there. ” - mward882
“ One of Bam's friends, he has led a chaotic life but he appears in jackass skits here and there. He is also noted for his work in the CKY videos. ” - mward882
“ This guys is the Wildlife handler, which is a very important job for Jackass. He appears in a lot of the skits and seems like a cool dude. ” - mward882
“ Another one of Bam's friends, he appears in some of the material. ” - mward882
“ AKA Raab Himself, he is another one of Bam's buds. ” - mward882
“ He is a legendary BMX rider and he makes appearances throughout the series. ” - mward882