Chris Pontius is known as Daredevil in the hit MTV reality series Jackass. He rose into prominence as he performed stunts like inserting an intimate part of his anatomy into a tank filled with an angry snake. The American actor is also known for his brilliant performance in the movies like Charlie`s Angels: Full Throttle and The Dudesons Movie. As of 2021, he returns to the screens with the film based on the original series, Jackass Forever (2021).
Career | How Much Is Chris`s Net Worth?
Chris Pontius has gathered a net worth of $4 million from his career as an American actor. His 2003 movie, Charlie's Angels: Full Throttle, grossed a box office of $259.1 million over the production budget of $120 million. So Chris, who starred as Irish Dock Worker, has likely received some fortune from his movie.
Likewise, his Jackass movie series of 2002, 2006, and 2010 grossed the combining box office of 335.8 million, over $36.5 million of the total budget. Chris has also earned his payrolls from his stint featuring himself in the chapters of the film. In addition, his extended role on the TV series, Jackass (2000 to 2002), Wildboyz (2003 to 2006), and 'Totally Busted' (2004 to 2006) has also served to boost his net worth.
In 2000 Chris appeared in 21 episodes of the reality TV series Jackass. He then appeared in the 2003 movie Charlie's Angels: Full Throttle, where he portrayed the role of Irish Dock Worker. From 2004 to 2014, his notable films and TV shows include The Dudesons Movie; Steve-O: Demise and Rise; Loiter Squad; What We Do Is Secret; and Somewhere.
The Poster for Jackass Forever(2021) (Source: Chris`s Instagram)
He also portrayed the character of Benny in the American comedy film Action Point. He has also appeared in documentary series and his self-video footage and voice-over in a video game based on the television series Jackass.
With the role in various TV series and movies, he is now starring in the film with hilarious comedy, dangerous stunts, and wildly absurd plot, Jackass Forever which is set to be released on September 3, 2021.
Married And Divorced; Is Dating
Chris was married to the production executive of Young Ones, Claire Nolan. They tied the knot on 29 October 2004. However, in 2009 his wife Clarie cites "irreconcilable differences" and separated with the Jackass daredevil.
Chris and Clarie's had their official divorce in October 2013 after four years of disagreement on the court. As a divorce agreement filed in L.A. County Superior Court, Chris got their house in the Hollywood Hills, whereas his ex-wife got their home in Ireland. Meanwhiles, Chris got his 2012 Toyota FJ Cruiser for the four wheels, whereas Claire got an old 1965 International Scout. Chris also needed to pay a sum of $200,000 and return the engagement ring to Claire.
After he separated from Claire, he moved on with another lady and has given birth to a beautiful baby boy named Axel. However, we don’t yet know the real name of Chris`s wife. She often shares family pictures via her Instagram with the user name “ladyboner69.”
A Short Bio
Born as Christopher Andrew Pontius, Chris is a native of Pasadena, California. He was born on 16 July 1974 with a birth sign of Cancer. He grew up in San Luis Obispo, California, on his family ranch. As per wiki, Playgirl magazine posted the front cover of his nude poster.