A Look Behind Johnny Knoxville’s New Prank Movie ‘Bad Grandpa’


“During lunch, Jackson Nicoll, the child actor playing Irving’s grandson, walked up to me and asked if I was a fan of the Jackson Five; when I answered yes, he clenched his five fingers into a fist and took a swing at my groin. I asked him if it was funny to laugh at people who get hurt or have a trick played on them, and he answered: ‘Everything you do on this crew is funny. As long as it has to do with getting hurt.’”

- The New York Times Magazine has an interesting look at Jackass star Johnny Knoxville’s new prank movie, Bad Grandpa, which follows his elderly character Irving Zisman and his 9-year-old grandson on a cross-country trip