JACKASS star Johnny Knoxville is set to star in and produce a new comedy - about battling hotdog vendors.

The TV prankster - who recently wrapped filming on GRAND THEFT PARSONS - is currently in negotiations with PERMANENT MIDNIGHT writer Jerry Stahl to sign on to the as-yet-untitled project.

Knoxville is currently starring in AROUND THE WORLD IN 80 DAYS alongside Kathy Bates, Jackie Chan, Steve Coogan, Jim Broadbent, Arnold Schwarzenegger and John Cleese.

07/05/2003 01:48