Jackass Without smash, the predominant Jackass movie since Jackass 3D hit theaters in 2010, is for sure some of the contemporary movies to salvage pushed lend a hand resulting from the pandemic. The movie modified into as soon as scheduled to be launched subsequent month but has been moved to February. There beget been rumors that the explanation for the movie’s prolong is no longer genuinely COVID, but fairly the most contemporary lawsuit by longtime Jackass member Bam Margera. Margera modified into as soon as reportedly sever from the upcoming movie, which has ended in a lawsuit against Paramount Photos, MTV Networks, Johnny Knoxville, director Jeff Tremaine, producer Spike Jonze, Dickhouse Entertainment, and more. Besides searching for monetary support, Margera hoped the court would halt the open of Jackass Without smash. Nonetheless, TMZ lately caught up with Steve-O, and he laughed off the premise that the prolong is thanks to the suit.
“A bunch of folks speculate that it modified into as soon as thanks to Bam and his lawsuit, but no, it be honest appropriate thanks to Covid,” Steve-O outlined. “The consolation level for the public to roam to movie theatres has dropped down.” He added, “I notify you this man, I love Bam. I have not any idea how he managed to salvage someone to file a lawsuit. I’ve read it, and it be honest appropriate absurd. I mean it be literally absurd… I must not even dispute what I acknowledged, but I will notify you that the lawsuit is absurd.”
Margera’s suit alleges that whereas he modified into as soon as in rehab in 2019, Knoxville, Tremaine, and Jonze approached him with a “Wellness Agreement” which required “countless breathalyzer and urinalysis exams” as a technique of asserting employment on any and all future Jackass projects. Margera claims that he didn’t violate the phrases but modified into as soon as fired anyway after one take a look at published he’d taken Adderall, for which he says to beget had a prescription. The suit also alleges that Margera filmed scenes for the upcoming movie forward of being let roam and that fairly about a his “dozens of suggestions for inclusion within the movie” are being outmoded.
“We desire Bam to be jubilant and healthy and salvage the support he wants,” Knoxville beforehand acknowledged in an interview with GQ. “We tried to push that alongside. I judge that’s all I genuinely want to dispute about it….I construct no longer want to salvage into public lend a hand-and-forth with Bam. I honest appropriate desire him to salvage higher.”
Besides Steve-O and Knoxville, Jackass Without smash will feature Jason “Wee Man” Acuña, Chris Pontius, Dave England, Ehren McGhehey, and Preston Lacy. Jackass Without smash can even fabricate some contemporary additions to the forged within the construct of Jasper Dolphin from Grownup Swim’s Loiter Squad, Sean McInerney aka Poopies, Zach Holmes aka Zackass from Too Dead to Die, and more.
Jackass Without smash is now scheduled to hit theaters on February 4th.