Did Steve-O Duct Tape Himself to a Billboard for ‘Jackass’?

by Jeremy Spirogis
Jackass star Steve-O

Steve-O bought the eye he wished on Aug. 13 when he duct taped himself to a billboard. He posted selfies of himself on the billboard on Instagram, with some video tales concerning the stunt. Ultimately, the hearth division got here and took Steve-O down. If it appeared just like the type of stunt Steve-O would do on Jackass, there’s a connection. Here’s the rationale Steve-O did the billboard duct tape stunt.

Steve-O didn’t need to be “rescued” from the billboard

In a stunt worthy of Jackass, Steve-O purchased a billboard after which duct taped himself to it. Or, fairly, he employed professionals to duct tape him. He assured followers that he was in no hazard and didn’t want to be eliminated.

Jackass star Steve-O
Steve-O | Axelle/Bauer-Griffin/FilmMagic

“I’m attached to a billboard right now (swipe to see the whole thing) and want to emphasize that a team of real professionals rigged everything safely,” Steve-O wrote. “There is zero chance of me falling, and it’s important to me that we not waste any valuable city resources on this.”

Steve-O was selling his particular, ‘Gnarly’

If you swipe proper to see the huge shot, you’ll see Steve-O in the course of a billboard for his new particular, Gnarly. The particular streams for $9.99 from his web site, Steveo.com.

“I’m happy to just hang out, and really want the world to know about this project I worked so hard on,” he wrote. “It’s known as Gnarly and, If you’re over 18, test it out at steveo.com! Thanks!”

What does ‘Gnarly’ must do with ‘Jackass’?

Well, any Steve-O comedy particular goes to have ties to Jackass simply because he’s concerned. However, the Jackass crew joined him on stage and for some stunts. There is a fourth Jackass film within the works. Paramount postponed it till 2021 because of the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. 

Johnny Knoxville, Jason “Wee Man” Acuña, Chris Pontius, Preston Lacy, Danger Ehren seem within the minute-long trailer on the web site. In a few of the clips, Knoxville bats baseballs at Steve-O duct taped to a Gnarly truck and instantly kicks Steve-O within the crotch (whereas the sufferer is bare). The truck drives its duct taped cargo across the freeway too. 

Preview a few of the ‘Jackass’ stunts in ‘Gnarly’

The trailer offers Jackass followers an attractive peak at what Steve-O has in retailer for Gnarly. You should be 18 to buy and the positioning additionally consists of the next warning.

“WARNING: The following features terrible behavior, graphic nudity, and stunts going horribly wrong while under the supervision of professionals. Accordingly, the producers must insist that no one attempt to recreate or re-enact any stunt or activity performed on this show.”

Firemen detach Steve-O from his ‘Gnarly’ billboard | Axelle/Bauer-Griffin/FilmMagic

There’s extra nudity concerned as Steve-O laments that “women can paint their boobs and show them on instagram, so I figure I should be able to paint my d*ck and do whatever I want.” 

So he paints bicycle shorts and crashes a motorbike down stairs. The trailer additionally brags about his “most painful stunt ever” which entails fireplace. 

“When my buddies lit that stuff, right away I knew I f*cked up,” Steve-O says.

The trailer ends with Steve-O about to swallow a condom, assuring his father, “I’m not doing this to hurt you, Dad.”

Mr. Steve-O will get the final line of the trailer: “It ain’t gonna hurt me. You’re gonna piss me off.”

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