Steve-O has been sentenced to jail time over his August protest against SeaWorld.
Jackass star Steve-O AK.A. Stephen Glover has been sentenced to 30 days in jail on misdemeanour charges filed against him after he conducted an anti-SeaWorld protest in August.
Steve-O photographed at Gatwick Airport in February 2015.
The stunt was the 41 year old’s latest protest against theme park Sea World.
Jackass star Steve-O was reportedly taken into police custody on Sunday after he claimed on top of a Hollywood crane as part of a protest against theme park Sea World. Steve-O was said to have been wearing a ‘Blackfish’ T-shirt during the stunt and holding an inflatable orca.
Steve-O has been protesting against theme park Sea World.
The 41 year old also posted a series of photos and videos documenting the stunt on his Facebook page, the first one, which he titled ‘It's stunt time’ showed his climb to the top of the crane. He later shared a pic of his view from the top showing his shoes standing on a narrow steel beam, captioning the pic “Did I mention that I'm really high in the air? Hearing sirens now.”
Jackass Star Bam Margera Is Nursing A Black Eye And Cuts To His Face After He Was Involved In An Altercation With Icelandic Rapper Gisli Palmi At The Country's Secret Solstice Festival.
Osk Gunnarsdottir, a spokesman for the event, claims the stuntman and musician was in a "really weird condition" and tried to force his way into the festival's production room on Saturday (20Jun15), but after heckling two female employees for denying him entry, he was punched.
Video footage of incident, obtained by TMZ.com, shows Margera confronting a group of people in the area before a fight breaks out, resulting in the TV daredevil getting knocked to the ground.
Local reports suggest Palmi threw the first punch, while two other men also laid into Margera. He managed to get back on his feet to walk away, but is seen in the clip collapsing at the exit as he appears to lose consciousness.
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Focus Features executives have acquired the rights to the film, which is based on the band's bestselling autobiography The Dirt: Confessions of the World's Most Notorious Rock Band.
Bandmates Tommy Lee, Vince Neil, Mick Mars and Nikki Sixx will serve as co-producers on the project and casting will be announced in the coming weeks.
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The biopic, I Needed Time to Stay Useless, is being developed by the Tv and film star's best friend Bam Margera, and he reveals Hinds has been astonishing in his feature film debut.
Dunn, who bore a notable resemblance to the guitarist, lost his life in a 2011 car crash in Pennsylvania, aged 34.
Jackass star Steve-O has thanked authorities for threatening him with prosecution over his SeaWorld sign prank, insisting a court case will shine the spotlight on the issues facing the controversial tourist attraction.
California Highway Patrol (Chp) officials have recommended the San Diego County district attorney's office charge Steve-O with vandalism and trespassing for climbing onto a freeway hoarding and defacing a sign to read 'SeaWorld Sucks'.
However, the Tv star hopes the authorities do pursue a case against him because he is convinced a high-profile court hearing will be the best way to highlight animal rights issues which have plagued SeaWorld.
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Chp bosses insist the prankster, real name Stephen Gilchrist Glover, should be punished to the full extent of the law after he posted a video of himself attaching the word 'Sucks' after the words 'Sea World' on the state road sign near San Diego on YouTube.com last month (Aug14).
The incident occurred in May (14), but the identity of the person behind the prank was a mystery until the footage appeared online.
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The animal-loving stuntman has revealed he added the 'Sucks' billboard to the Sea World mileage indicator in San Diego, California as a protest against the way killer whales are treated at the aquatic tourist attraction.
Steve-O has now posted a video on YouTube, in which he alters the freeway sign to read 'Sea World Sucks'.
One female worker walked away from her job at Galaxy Foods in Apex, North Carolina after an encounter with Knoxville's Irving Zisman and another woman, who chased the character after spotting him performing a shoplifting prank without her knowledge, also quit.
But the Tv and movie stuntman admits he has been keeping an eye on the two women after learning his actions led to them becoming unemployed - and he's glad they've both returned to their jobs.
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Former Jackass prankster Steve-O has distanced himself from a seizure stunt at a Hollywood cafe that angered members of Los Angeles' emergency services on Tuesday (11Feb14), and now he's calling for such acts to be outlawed.
The madcap star, real name Stephen Glover, and three friends pretended they had fallen sick at the coffee shop, prompting horrified onlookers to call 911. Cops, paramedics and firefighters were called to the scene, and they were reportedly outraged to discover it was all a joke.
Los Angles City Fire Department Captain Jamie Moore claims the stunt could have endangered lives, telling Tmz.com, "The L.A. Fire Dept. frowns on his action that impacted public safety."
Continue reading: Steve-o: 'Emergency Services Pranks Should Be Illegal'