Chris Pontius is most known for his role as Daredevil in the Netflix series Jackass. He gained notoriety after doing a stunt in which he inserted a private portion of his body into a tank filled with a venomous snake. The American actor is also recognized for his performance as an Irish mobster in Charlie’s Angels: Full Throttle.
Quick Facts of Chris Pontius
Chris’s net worth is unknown.
Chris Pontius has a net worth of $12 million as a result of his acting career in the United States. Charlie’s Angels: Full Throttle, which he directed in 2003, grossed $259.1 million at the box office, well exceeding the production budget of $120 million. Chris, who played Irish Dock Worker in the film, is sure to have made some money from his role.
Similarly, his Jackass film trilogy from 2002, 2006, and 2010 grossed a total of 335.8 million dollars, exceeding the total budget of $36.5 million dollars. Chris’ paychecks have also come from his appearances in the film’s chapters as himself. His long-running roles on TV shows such as Jackass (2000–2002), Wildboyz (2003–2006), and ‘Totally Busted’ (2004–2006) have all helped him increase his net worth.
Chris made his acting debut in the reality TV series Jackass in 2000, appearing in 21 episodes. After that, he played the character of Irish Dock Worker in the 2003 film Charlie’s Angels: Full Throttle. The Dudesons Movie, Steve-O: Demise and Rise, Loiter Squad, What We Do Is Secret, and Somewhere are among his significant films and TV shows from 2004 to 2014.
He’s played Benny in the upcoming American comedy picture Action Point, and he’s had roles in a number of TV shows and movies. He’s also done voice-over work in a computer game based on the TV show Jackass, as well as documentaries and self-video footage.
Is Dating Safe For Married And Divorced People?
Chris was married to Claire Nolan, the Young Ones’ production executive. On October 29, 2004, they married. However, in 2009, his wife Clarie filed for divorce from the Jackass daredevil, citing “irreconcilable disagreements.”
After four years of court battles, Chris and Clarie were officially divorced in October 2013. Chris obtained their mansion in the Hollywood Hills as part of a divorce arrangement filed in L.A. County Superior Court, while his ex-wife got her house in Ireland. Meanwhile, Chris received his 2012 Toyota FJ Cruiser, while Claire received an antique 1965 International Scout. Chris also had to pay a $200,000 fine and return Claire’s engagement ring.
He began dating his girlfriend, Mae, after his divorce from Claire. In June 2012, they also attended a softball game honoring Ryan Dunn. On June 11, 2012, Rick, together with American film director Jeff Tremaine, posted a shot of Mae on Instagram.
On May 23, 2018, the American actor stated on Instagram that he and Mae had been dating for eight years. “The moment has come to throw my chastity aside and take a Queen!” he captioned the photo of him and his lover.
I’m in a ‘Gay-Friendly’ Film
His gay-friendly film Jackass contains a lot of homosexuality, from the use of vibrators to man-to-man skin contact. Similarly, Chris admits his film is gay-friendly in an interview with Steve-O published on 14 October 2010 on Collider.com, and challenges other gay individuals to perform the stunts he did on Jackass.
Biography of Chris Pontius
Chris was born in Pasadena, California, as Christopher Andrew Pontius. He was born on July 16, 1974, under the sign of Cancer. He grew raised on his family’s ranch in San Luis Obispo, California. According to wiki, Playgirl magazine published his nude poster’s front cover.