Johnny Knoxville

Johnny Knoxville Wiki/Biography

Johnny Knoxville also known as Philip John Clapp Jr is an American stuntman, comedian, screenwriter, and film producer. Johnny Knoxville rose to fame as the star and co-creator of the MTV sitcom Kickass, which ran from 2000 to 2002.

Philip Clapp Jr. and Lemoyne Clapp welcomed him into the world on March 11, 1971, in Knoxville, Tennessee. His age is 52 years as of 2023. In 1989, he graduated from South-Young High School and relocated to California to begin his acting career. In 1995, John married Melanie Lynn Cates. Their daughter Madison was born in 1996. However, Knoxville’s 2007 divorce request meant that their union ended. 2009 saw the announcement of Knoxville and his girlfriend Naomi Nelson’s pregnancy. Their son, Rocko Akira Clapp, was born in 2009. The couple married in 2010, and Arlo Lemoyne Yoko was born in 2011.

What is the net worth of Johnny Knoxville?

By 2023, Johnny Knoxville’s estimated net worth will be $75 million. His work as a stuntman and the numerous roles he has had in movies and television have contributed to his fame.

Quick Facts about Johnny Knoxville

Celebrated Name: Johnny Knoxville
Real Name/Full Name: Philip John Clapp
Gender: Male
Age: 52 years old
Birth Date: 11 March 1971
Birth Place: Knoxville, Tennessee, United States
Nationality: American
Height: 6 feet
Weight: 77 kg
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Married
Wife/Spouse (Name): Naomi Nelson (m. 2010), Melanie Lynn Clapp (m. 1995–2008)
Children: Yes (Madison Clapp, Rocko Akira Clapp, Arlo Clapp)
Profession: Actor, film producer, screenwriter, comedian, and stunt performer.
Net Worth in 2023: $75 million


After moving to Los Angeles, Johnny Knoxville worked as an extra in several shows and commercials. He decided to write his writings and send them to various publications as performing opportunities dried up. Big Brother, a skateboarding magazine, found Knoxville’s intention to test self-defense equipment on his own to be intriguing. Later, Big Brother took a video of this and used it in one of his own. John incorporates several of his original ideas into Jackass. Both Knoxville and his Jackass co-stars appeared in Gumball 3000.

Johnny has also made appearances in a variety of films, including Jay Chandrasekhar’s adaptation of The Dukes of Hazzard. He appeared in The Jackass: The Movie, Jackass Number Two, and Jackass 3D. He also made an appearance in the 2002 film Men in Black II. Further to lending his voice to two King of the Hill episodes, Johnny made an appearance in Coyote Ugly. Moreover, he appeared in the 2004 movies Walking Tall and A Dirty Shame.

In 2005, Johnny Knoxville made appearances in Daltry Calhoun, The Ringer, and Lords of Dogtown. Furthermore, Ryan Dunn and Knoxville appeared on a Viva La Bam episode where they made various jokes about Bam Margera. He performed the voice for a fictionalized version of himself in the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles film, a SpongeBob SquarePants episode, and Family Guy. He starred in the movies The Last Stand and Skiptrace (2013). (2016). Knoxville is a co-producer on both The Dudesons in America and the later canceled Nitro Circus.

Family, Wife, Relationship

Knoxville did not have the ideal beginning in Los Angeles when he initially came. But like many committed actors, Johnny Knoxville created his luck and carved out a niche for himself. Through his stunts, he established a reputation for himself, which opened up other doors for him to flourish in Hollywood. His efforts are laudable.

Physical Appearance (Height, Weight)

Johnny Knoxville is 6 feet tall and 77 kg in weight.