The Midcentury Modern-style residence, built in and since updated, sits amid a forest of dense landscaping in the Nichols Canyon area. Details include hardwood floors, clerestories and an eye-catching copper fireplace in the living room. A wall of windows frames leafy views and a bubbling stream that cuts through the grounds. The galley-style kitchen is accompanied by a dining area.
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An alumni of the Big Brother Magazine school of skateboarding that also includes such esteemed graduates as Johnny Knoxville, Jeff Tremaine, and Spike Jonze, shaggy-haired stuntman Chris Pontius wandered the world in search of adventure before gaining fame as a core member of the notorious Jackass crew. Driven by a constant need to explore the world and have fun in the process, Pontius turned his travel obsession into a career when, in the early '90s, be began documenting his journeys in a series of hilariously ruttish reports originally published in Big Brother Magazine. Despite the fact that Big Brother was first and foremost a skateboarding publication, the magazine ultimately proved the perfect vehicle for Pontius' irreverent voice, and before long the worldly writer had formed a fairly close bond with editor Jeff Tremaine. When the crew from that totalitarian-titled skateboard rag decided to take their outrageous stunt show to television, adventurous Pontius seemed the perfect fit to become a key member of the core Jackass crew. Of course, it didn't take long for Jackass to gain infamy when it premiered on MTV in , and in addition to appearing on the instantly popular program, Pontius also joined forces with the similar-minded CKY crew that included Bam Margera, Brandon DiCamillo, Ryan Dunn, and Chris Raab, with everyone eventually becoming something of an extended family. A feature-film version of Jackass followed when the show went off the air in a whirlwind of controversy after only two years, and in , Pontius tried his hand at fiction with a supporting role in Charlie's Angels: Full Throttle. In , Pontius teamed up with similar-minded Jackass co-star Steve-O for the outrageous nature program Wildboyz, and after tempting all sorts of predators in their natural habitat with few hospital trips to speak of, it was time to join Knoxville and company back on the big screen for Jackass: Number Two in Jackass 3. View All. News My Account sign up log in log out.
Pontius grew up skating on his family's ranch in San Luis Obispo, California. He first appeared in the second issue of Big Brother riding a skateboard down a handrail. Issue 8 featured an interview with Pontius and saw his first public appearance in the nude, when he was still under the legal age of Pontius worked for Big Brother until , when he was fired for not showing up for a tour without notice. After parting ways with Big Brother, he drifted from job to job, including stints at Jamba Juice and working as a temp for Charles Schwab.
Check out our breakdown of the movies and shows we're excited about this month, including " Lovecraft Country. See our picks list. Looking for something to watch? Sign In. Up 1, this week. Chris Pontius began his career as a skateboarder and after being featured in Big Brother Skateboarding magazine, joined the staff as a writer in early 's. He later teamed up with Big Brother alumni, as a member of the hit T. Filmography by Job Trailers and Videos. Share this page:.