Chris Pontius
Christopher Andrew "Chris" Pontius (born July 16, 1974) is an American
United States
The United States of America is a federal constitutional republic comprising fifty states and a federal district...

 entertainer and daredevil
Stunt performer
A stuntman, or daredevil is someone who performs dangerous stunts, often as a career.These stunts are sometimes rigged so that they look dangerous while still having safety mechanisms, but often they are as dangerous as they appear to be...

. Pontius is a member of Jackass
Jackass (TV series)
jackass is an American reality series, originally shown on MTV from 2000 to 2002, featuring people performing various dangerous, crude, ridiculous, self-injuring stunts and pranks...

, and along with Steve-O
Steve-O is an American stunt performer and television personality. His entertainment career is mostly centered around his performance stunts on the American TV series Jackass and accompanying movies....

, was the co-host of Wildboyz
Wildboyz is a spin-off and follow-up to Jackass, which debuted in 2003 on MTV and moved to MTV2 in its third season. Steve-O and Chris Pontius are the stars of the show, who perform stunts and acts with animals, often putting themselves in situations for which they are not trained...

Pontius was born in Pasadena
Pasadena, California
Pasadena is a city in Los Angeles County, California, United States. Although famous for hosting the annual Rose Bowl football game and Tournament of Roses Parade, Pasadena is the home to many scientific and cultural institutions, including the California Institute of Technology , the Jet...

, California
California is a state located on the West Coast of the United States. It is by far the most populous U.S. state, and the third-largest by land area...

. He grew up skateboarding
Skateboarding is an action sport which involves riding and performing tricks using a skateboard.Skateboarding can be a recreational activity, an art form, a job, or a method of transportation. Skateboarding has been shaped and influenced by many skateboarders throughout the years. A 2002 report...

 at his family's ranch in San Luis Obispo
San Luis Obispo, California
San Luis Obispo is a city in California, located roughly midway between San Francisco and Los Angeles on the Central Coast. Founded in 1772 by Spanish Fr. Junipero Serra, San Luis Obispo is one of California’s oldest communities...

, California
California is a state located on the West Coast of the United States. It is by far the most populous U.S. state, and the third-largest by land area...

. He first appeared in the second issue of Big Brother Magazine
Big Brother (magazine)
Big Brother was a skateboarding magazine founded by Steve Rocco, which was notable for ushering in street skating and the sub-culture of skateboarding....

 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
Age of consent
While the phrase age of consent typically does not appear in legal statutes, when used in relation to sexual activity, the age of consent is the minimum age at which a person is considered to be legally competent to consent to sexual acts. The European Union calls it the legal age for sexual...

 of 18.

With a simple shave of the razor Steve-o easily disguises himself in fooling the whale shark in thinking hes a harmless young boy.

Jackass: The Movie

Some people just don't know how to party.

Jackass: The Movie

Hi I'm Bunny the Lifeguard and if any of these alligators try to ruin our swimming, I'm gonna wrestle 'em to the ground and probably have my way with them.

Jackass: The Movie

Wait a minute. I already know my fortune, it's partying!

Jackass: The Movie

I guess I don't have any last words. I'm just gonna kill myself once I lose my wiener.

Jackass: The Movie

I'm gonna be so bummed when they announce my sexually transmitted diseases.

[Spermathon- Jackass Episdoes]

You look cool Steve-0.

[Butt Piercing- Jackass Episdoes]

For one thing, God didn't invent the circumcision, I did.

Satan vs. God- Jackass Episdoes]

i gotta get in term with my sexuality, i gotta know what i'm all about

[Spermathon- Jackass Episdoes]

Pedal faster! Come on, there are crocodiles in this water and I hear they'll eat anything - even plastic!

[Prostitute Boatrace- Jackass Episdoes]