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Johnny Knoxville Has Been Offered The Three Stooges

Casting rumors of various degrees of accuracy for The Three Stooges have cycled through such luminaries as Sean Penn, Jim Carrey, Benicio del Toro, Paul Giamatti, Justin Timberlake, Larry David, and Cher. Now, Johnny Knoxville: The Jackass star has been officially offered the role of Moe, and directors the Farrelly brothers are waiting to hear back. The other new details are that the movie will be rated PG and divided into three 27-minute segments. Damn, this thing is almost starting to make sense. [Variety]