David Hasselhoff Fun Facts, Quotes and Tweets

26th March 2015

Fact: Actor/singer David Hasselhoff made a surprise appearance on TV talent show American Idol on Wednesday (25Mar15) to perform a medley of hits from the 1980s in honour of the competition's 80s-themed night. The former Baywatch star sang such songs as Queen's Crazy Little Thing Called Love, Walking on Sunshine by Katrina and the Waves, Never Gonna Give You Up by Rick Astley, and David Bowie's Let's Dance.

23rd March 2015

Quote: "I had so much fun making the movie, (but) it’s the worst movie you have ever seen." David Hasselhoff on the latest Sharknado movie, in which he portrays the father of Ian Ziering's hero character.

11th March 2015

Fact: David Hasselhoff will play the father of Ian Ziering's character in the latest Sharknado sequel. Ziering will return for Sharknado 3, along with Tara Reid, while Bo Derek, Ann Coulter, Mark Cuban, Jerry Springer and Chris Kirkpatrick have also landed cameo roles.

25th September 2014

Fact: Justin Bieber has been spotted cruising with David Hasselhoff in the iconic Kitt car from his 1980s Knight Rider Tv series. The pop star was filming scenes for the veteran actor's new comedy movie Killing Hasselhoff.

18th March 2014

Fact: David Hasselhoff has headed back to Germany to film a documentary about the Berlin Wall. The Baywatch actor famously sang on top of the wall on New Year's Eve in 1989, a year before it was torn down. He was devastated when he lost a campaign to save historic remnants of the wall from demolition last year (13).

4th April 2013

Fact: Baywatch legend David Hasselhoff is to be honoured with a lifetime achievement award at the upcoming Fallbrook Film Festival in California. The annual movie event kicks off on Friday (05Apr13) and runs for six days.

2nd January 2013

Fact: Soccer fan David Hasselhoff met players from his favourite British team Manchester City in their dressing room after a match on New Year's Day (01Jan13). He was also spotted watching the game while wearing a Manchester City shirt with his name emblazoned on the back.

12th November 2012

Fact: Tv legend David Hasselhoff made a cameo in Psy's performance of his huge hit Gangnam Style at Sunday's (11Nov12) MTv Music Europe Music Awards - appearing in a portable toilet as he showed off his take on the South Korean pop sensation's famous dance moves.

11th November 2012

Fact: Elizabeth Hurley, Jamiroquai singer Jay Kay and David Hasselhoff were among the stars who turned out for Sir Elton John's Winter Ball charity event in London on Saturday night (10Nov12). The gala was hosted by Kevin Spacey as the singer is away on tour in Australia.

4th November 2012

Quote: "I live in the top of a hotel; I have a suite up there... Big Ben is my clock." David Hasselhoff on his penthouse home in London.

2nd November 2012

Quote: "I've proposed, like, five or six times in life-threatening situations, figuring if she said yes, I could probably get eaten by a lion or jump off the bridge... I proposed on the Sydney Harbour Bridge and (when we went diving) with great white sharks... I think if she said yes, I would probably jump off the bridge. We're just having a laugh, man." Actor David Hasselhoff on his global bids to wed Welsh girlfriend Hayley Roberts.

18th July 2012

Tweet: "Ripped Hoff! Congrats to all those who stole my poster from Cumberland farms! You guys rock!" Actor David Hasselhoff is pleasantly surprised to learn his advertisements for a new iced coffee product are in high demand in New England.

18th July 2012

Fact: Officials at Madam Tussauds Museum in Vienna, Austria marked David Hasselhoff's 60th birthday on Tuesday (17Jul12) by unveiling a wax figure in the Baywatch star's likeness.

15th July 2012

Quote: "One way I'll celebrate it is to stay in bed with my girlfriend and make love 60 times - that's what I want to do. I feel like I'm 40. My dad's 87 and he's still going." David Hasselhoff jokes about how he will spend his 60th birthday on Tuesday (17Jul12).

31st May 2012

Quote: "I just did New Year's Eve. We recreated the song... Looking For Freedom... and we went back to see if they still knew it and one million people turned up on New Year's Eve and they all sang it in English. It was pretty wild. It's a lovely country." David Hasselhoff on his ongoing love affair with Germany.

30th May 2012

Quote: "I have a new worst moment in my life and that was the making of this movie... They wanted me to play myself... It was about a washed-up lifeguard... It's really funny. There's flesh and blood and people getting eaten... I had a lot of fun making the movie but this movie is off the wall... The guy's willy (penis) gets cut off and there's a 3D shot of it on the floor." David Hasselhoff on his new film Piranha 3dd.

26th May 2012

Quote: "The sex is beyond belief. Someone asked if I could pick how I could die. It would be in bed with my Welsh woman. She is the best sex of my life - it's ridiculous. I am anti-Viagra. I am the Hoff." David Hasselhoff keeps his relationship with Welsh girlfriend Hayley Roberts spicy.

30th January 2012

Quote: "I have fun with Twitter. When I see something in the press I think, 'Now I can respond to that garbage.' But the press isn't really that bad. My kids say, 'Dad, forget about it, it's bird paper. It doesn't mean anything.' And they're right. The time to worry is when there's no paparazzi." David Hasselhoff loves media attention.

23rd January 2012

Quote: "Be gentle with the Hoff. If you see me making out with my lady, don't interrupt me; if you see me having dinner, wait until I'm done. I will come over and I am approachable, just kinda let me get through intimate moments and dinner first." David Hasselhoff begs his fans to be respectful while he is shooting a new TV show Down Under.

13th January 2012

Quote: "I have outtakes of Baywatch that are very x-rated." David Hasselhoff has some saucy mementos from his time on the beach-based 1990s TV show.

4th January 2012

Fact: British scientists have named a new species of crab 'The Hoff' after Baywatch legend David Hasselhoff - because the crustacean sports a hairy chest.

12th December 2011

Tweet: "Need new girlfriend for my nephew! He likes tall in shape women with good sense of humor. He's 25 and 6'5" let me know if interested!" David Hasselhoff plays Cupid on Twitter.com to find a love interest for his nephew.

21st November 2011

Fact: Former Baywatch star David Hasselhoff and Justin Bieber thrilled fans by closing out the 2011 American Music Awards with LMFAO on Sunday (20Nov11). The two showed off their dance moves onstage as the group performed hit track Party Rock Anthem.

6th November 2011

Quote: "When I go to a show I hate it when all the people onstage all they do is sing (sic). I wanna talk... We're in the audience for most of the show." David Hasselhoff on his plans for his upcoming Las Vegas shows.

6th October 2011

Quote: "It’s a great show, it was a fun show. I’ve got quite a few quid to buy the rights so we'll see what happens." David Hasselhoff is hoping to buy the rights to his former TV show Knight Rider so he can revamp the series for the big screen.

1st September 2011

Fact: David Hasselhoff's ex-wife Pamela Bach has become the second contestant to be evicted from Britain's Celebrity Big Brother house.

27th July 2011

Tweet: "I am humbled with what everyone is saying about "same name." Thank you so much for supporting me through thick and thin. You guys rock!" Former Baywatch star David Hasselhoff is grateful for his fans' support following his appearance on the U.S. TV show, on which he swapped lives with Texas landscape gardener David Hasselhoff, Jr.

26th July 2011

Fact: David Hasselhoff mowed a lawn and mopped a dirty oil tank after swapping lives with his namesake for U.S. TV series Same Name. Meanwhile, Texas landscape gardener David Hasselhoff, Jr., moved into the former Baywatch star's Hollywood mansion.

13th July 2011

Tweet: "From knight rider to porn star! Looking forward to being on the coolest show on TV." David Hasselhoff is delighted with his new TV role as a well-endowed porn mogul in the upcoming season of biker drama Sons of Anarchy.

6th July 2011

Fact: David Hasselhoff is heading back to TV in America as a well-endowed porn mogul. The ageing Baywatch hunk will play Dondo, an adult movie star-turned-producer of lesbian porn, in the upcoming season of biker drama Sons of Anarchy.

8th May 2011

Quote: "You feel like you can't go anywhere. The analogy is you get the best table in the restaurant but everybody watches you eat. You can cut just about any line, which gets people quite angry at the airport, but if I had to do it all over again I think I would prefer just to be an actor, a singer, and not have the fame too much." Baywatch legend David Hasselhoff feels trapped by his celebrity.

17th April 2011

Quote: "When I was younger I was terrified of girls. I was so petrified that I had to write down chat-up lines and learn them... I love women but I don't understand them." David Hasselhoff has always been baffled by women.

15th December 2010

Fact: David Hasselhoff has been announced as one of the new judges on BRITAIN'S GOT TALENT following the departure of Simon Cowell and Piers Morgan. The second new talent-spotter is comedian Michael McIntyre. The next season begins in the spring (11).

22nd September 2010

Quote: "When I got into this I kinda knew I wouldn't be the judges' favourite so all I wanted to do was have fun and we did well. It's supposed to be entertaining." David Hasselhoff was prepared for the harsh criticism when he signed up to compete in Dancing With The Stars. The former Baywatch star became the first contestant to be voted off the U.S. reality show on Tuesday (21Sep10) after failing to impress with his cha cha.

21st September 2010

Fact: Actors David Hasselhoff, Jennifer Grey and Florence Henderson and singers Michael Bolton and Brandy were among the celebrities who showed off their fancy footwork on U.S. TV on Monday night (20Sep10) on the season premiere of Dancing With The Stars. One contestant will see their dancing dreams come to an early end on Tuesday night (21Sep10) when the first elimination is announced.

18th September 2010

Quote: "I have seven dogs, two cats, a bird, two water dragons." David Hasselhoff has a menagerie of pets.

17th September 2010

Quote: "(The tailor) goes, 'What kind of underwear are you wearing?' He says, 'You must show your butt.' I guess you have to wear a thong. You gotta wear a thong on this show!" David Hasselhoff was shocked to learn about the undergarments required for the body-hugging costumes he will be wearing during his upcoming stint on U.S. TV competition Dancing With The Stars.

14th September 2010

Quote: "They took away my licence, so Kitt drives me everywhere now." David Hasselhoff jokes about using his Knight Rider car.

20th August 2010

Quote: "We've all been p**sed, we've all been on the floor, we've all done c**p that we don't want anyone to see, but this poor b**tard, somebody's there with a camera." Sharon Osbourne feels sorry for pal David Hasselhoff, who was caught on camera by his daughter, rolling around on his hotel room floor in a drunken haze.

8th July 2010

Fact: Baywatch creator and star David Hasselhoff is working on a new movie project with British funnyman Russell Brand.

4th January 2010

Fact: David Hasselhoff's ex-wife Pamela Bach has become the latest celebrity to create a yummy treat at Hollywood's Millions of Milkshakes. The singer's New Vision Shake features peanut butter, chocolate syrup, vanilla low fat yoghurt, almonds, kiwi, bananas and whipped cream.

5th November 2009

Fact: David Hasselhoff garnered huge applause from the audience at the MTV Europe Music Awards in Berlin, Germany on Thursday night (05Nov09) as he entered the stage to his track LOOKING FOR FREEDOM - the song he performed at the fall of the Berlin Wall in 1989.

5th November 2009

Fact: Former Baywatch legend David Hasselhoff has been added to the list of presenters at the MTV Europe Music Awards in Berlin, Germany on Thursday (05Nov09).

30th September 2009

Quote: "Would you care for a cup of Hoffee?" David Hasselhoff reveals his favourite chat-up line.

25th September 2009

Fact: Former Baywatch star David Hasselhoff reported for jury duty on Thursday (24Sep09) when he turned up to a Los Angeles courthouse for a selection procedure. The actor/singer will have to wait to see if he has been chosen as a juror in an upcoming civil case.

3rd March 2009

Quote: "My daughters turned me on to Coldplay a long time ago. I follow their lead. They're so hip - they're 16 and 18 and they know what's going down." David Hasselhoff takes music tips from his kids.

20th February 2009

Quote: "I called my dad and I said, 'This script is like the American James Bond; it's got a sense of humour and it's, like, glowing in my hand,' and he said, 'What is it about?' and I said, 'A talking car.' He said, 'You need help!'" David Hasselhoff's father was unsure about his son taking a role in Knight Rider.

24th July 2008

Quote: "I've had some big no's... The first was when I was up for INDIANA JONES and Steven Spielberg turned me down. The next came when I was up for Superman and they passed." David Hasselhoff on the blockbuster film roles he missed out on.

24th April 2008

Fact: As part of his 18 April (08) divorce settlement with ex-wife Pamela Bach, David Hasselhoff has been allowed to keep the rights to his trademarked nickname - The Hoff- and his catchphrase Don't Hassle The Hoff. The actor also retained his hold on his companies Hasselhits, Hasseltunes and Hoffstuff.

20th November 2007

Quote: "I get this from my press agent all the time: 'Shut up, just walk in, look good.'" David Hasselhoff is often advised to keep his mouth shut.

17th October 2007

Quote: "When you are sick you go to the doctor. I went to the doctor. I got better. It was a short time thing and I'm feeling great!" David Hasselhoff brushes off his recent alcohol relapse.

9th August 2007

Quote: "When I walk down the street in New York and people yell out: 'Knight Rider, we still love you.' It's wonderful! I'm happy to be me." David Hasselhoff is content with himself.

23rd July 2007

Quote: "I have seen episodes of Baywatch that I have no recollection of making." David Hasselhoff admits his memory of the 1990s beach show is hazy.

25th May 2007

Fact: More than 29.5 million Americans tuned into the American Idol finale on Wednesday night (23May07). Teri Hatcher, JENNIFER HUDSON and David Hasselhoff were among the fans who were in the audience at the Kodak Theatre in Hollywood.

22nd May 2007

Quote: "He's my kind of guy." Rocker Ozzy Osbourne feels a kinship with David Hasselhoff after watching the recently leaked video of the actor struggling to eat a hamburger while drunk and hurling expletives at his teenage daughter.

7th May 2007

Fact: Troubled Baywatch star David Hasselhoff has the dubious honour of having the highest blood alcohol figure ever recorded at the Betty Ford Clinic in California when he was admitted there in 2002 for alcohol addiction.

2nd May 2007

Fact: David Hasselhoff's ex-wife Pamela Bach has hired DEBRA OPRI, the attorney who recently represented Anna Nicole Smith's ex-boyfriend LARRY BIRKHEAD in his paternity battle, to help her fight the Baywatch creator for custody of their two teenage daughters.

26th February 2007

Fact: David Hasselhoff has a life-size cardboard cut-out of himself in his dressing room of the Las Vegas production of The Producers. He calls it "my boyfriend".

23rd November 2006

Fact: Busy Baywatch creator David Hasselhoff has created a new T-shirt line called Malibu Dave's.

29th October 2006

Fact: Former Baywatch hunk David Hasselhoff will net a record breaking GBP200,000 ($360,000) after agreeing to star in British reality show Celebrity Big Brother next year (07).

28th September 2006

Quote: "I thought she'd bite my neck when I met her, but she's a great girl, really sweet." Former Baywatch star David Hasselhoff was pleasantly surprised when he met KELLY OSBOURNE.

9th September 2006

Quote: "I look good, but I probably have the insides of ELVIS." David Hasselhoff insists he may look good on the outside, but his years of living in the fast line might have taken their toll internally.

3rd September 2006

Quote: "We made sure nobody died on the show. We made sure nobody ever drowned on Baywatch." David Hasselhoff is a stickler for tough health and safety rules during filming.

9th August 2006

Quote: "I sign my emails as Da Hoff or David Hoff." David Hasselhoff embraces his nickname.

28th July 2006

Quote: "I have seen children in more than 40 countries and never stopped. I can make people smile. I watched ELVIS do it. I watch Muhammad Ali do it. Now I can do it too." David Hasselhoff is determined to ease the pain and suffering of children all over the world.

28th July 2006

Quote: "Work, children, work, children, work, children - that's how I'm coping with it all." David Hasselhoff on his recent divorce from PAMELA BACH.

25th July 2006

Quote: "It's about growing up since I was seven and realising a dream. But when I was out trying to save the world, I forgot to save myself." David Hasselhoff shares the synopsis of his memoirs with Newsweek magazine.

12th May 2006

Quote: "I so fancied him when I was young. He was a hunk back in those days." Scarlett Johansson admits to a childhood crush on Baywatch creator David Hasselhoff.

31st March 2006

Fact: Actor David Hasselhoff will be performing two of his own songs in the forthcoming Baywatch movie.

23rd December 2005

Fact: <p>When Baywatch creator David Hasselhoff performed for 80,000 fans at a 17 December (05) concert in Australia he wore a T-shirt that warned, 'DON'T HASSEL THE HOFF.' </p>

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