A well-known stunt performer, Chris Pontius is best known as the cast member of ‘Jackass’ on MTV. He is an actor as well as a musician who has been performing since 1999. He has successfully co-hosted the show, ‘Wildboyz’ along with Steve-O. He has appeared in many other movies. Keep reading to know more about the net worth of Chris Pontius in 2019.
Early Life & Biography
Christopher Andrew Pontius was born in the year of July 1974. He was born in the city of Pasadena in California. He spent his childhood in San Luis Obispo, California. There’s not much known about his childhood details and also no details of his parents are known. We also have no information on how many siblings has the actor got.
Chris has been a very talented kid right from his early childhood. Coming to his educational profile, he went to San Luis Obispo High School. However, it has not been known if he has attended any college. He is a vegetarian.
Chris Pontius is currently single. However, the actor was previously married to Claire Nolan. They married in 2004. The couple got divorced after almost nine years of marriage in 2013. He is known for dressing up as a “Party Boy” quite often. He shares his hometown with Sophia Bush.
Career, Award & Nominations
From 2000 to 2002, Chris Pontius was seen in the television series ‘Jackass’. The success of the show made him appear in ‘Wildboyz’ from 2003 to 2006. He has served as the host of the show. From 2004 to 2006, he was seen in ‘Totally Busted’. He then went on to appear in ‘Jackassworld.com: 24 Hour Takeover’. In addition to this, he was seen in the special ‘Steve-O: Demise and Rise’ in 2009. Two years later, he appeared in ‘A Tribute to Ryan Dunn’. His other television credits include, ‘Raising Hope’, ‘Rally On’, and ‘Loiter Squad’.
He made his movie debut in ‘Jackass: The Movie’ in 2002. The movie fetched him a nomination for the MTV Movie + TV Award. He then acted in the films, ‘Jackass Number Two’ and ‘The Dudesons Movie’. In 2007, he was seen in the films, ‘National Lampoon’s TV: The Movie’ and ‘Jacksass 2.5’. This was followed by appearing in ‘What We Do Is Secret’. In 2010, the actor was seen in the movies, ‘Somewhere’ and ‘Jackass 3D’. The following year, Chris starred in ‘Jackass 3.5’. His most recent acting role was ‘Action Point’ in 2018.
In 2001, Chris released the DVD ‘Don’t Try This At Home – The Steve-O Video Vol. 1’. The following year, he came up with ‘Don’t Try This At Home – The Steve-O Popeo Vol. 2: The Tour’. He then released ‘Steve-O: Out on Bail’ in 2003. In addition to this, he has also voiced in the video game called ‘Jackass: The Game’ in 2007.
Net Worth & Earnings
How much could be the net worth of a man who has appeared in many television shows in his career? He is an actor who has also appeared in movies and has released many DVDs. With this, he has amassed a net worth of over $14 million. He has posed for Playboy magazine and has done several tours. He was a part of the documentary called ‘Steve-O: Demise and Rise’ in 2008. He has also done a cameo appearance in the 2003 movie ‘Charlie’s Angels: Full Throttle’.
Chris Pontius has got a number of fans in the social media. He has been a stunt performer from a very young age. With his amazing performance, he went on to establish himself as a popular television personality. His videos have been watched several times on the internet.