Steve-O is is an American entertainer, television personality, stunt performer and YouTuber. His career is mostly centered on his performance stunts in the reality comedy television series Jackass (2000–2001) and its related movies, including Jackass: The Movie (2002), Jackass Number Two (2006), Jackass 3D (2010), and Jackass Forever (2022), as well as its spin-off series Wildboyz (2003–2006) and Dr. Steve-O (2007).
Books Mentioned on The Joe Rogan Experience (JRE) #1900 - Steve-O:
Joe Rogan: Steve-O - A Glimpse into a Daredevil's World
In an enthralling episode of The Joe Rogan Experience, Joe Rogan sat with Steve-O, the daredevil entertainer known for his wild stunts and antics. Their conversation spanned Steve-O’s unique experiences, from battling health issues related to his stunts to the wild days of his infamous “don’t try this at home” tour. The dialogue provided a raw and unfiltered look into the exhilarating yet perilous world of a performer who has always lived on the edge.
The Tale of the 'Mike Tyson Nose Job'
For many, a deviated septum might be a mere medical condition. But for Steve-O, it’s a testament to a life filled with extreme experiences. Delving into the intricacies of a perforated septum, Steve-O shared anecdotes about the toll certain behaviors took on his nose’s structure. The conversation shed light on the physical repercussions of the stunts and escapades he’s known for, offering a sobering perspective on the cost of such a lifestyle.
Steve-O's "Don't Try This at Home" Tour
Between 2001 and 2005, Steve-O embarked on a tour that promised audiences a spectacle they wouldn’t forget. The “don’t try this at home” tour was characterized by audacious promises: Steve-O would be under the influence of alcohol or drugs, or the audience would get their money back. The tour saw him performing a myriad of stunts, from bashing his head with beer cans to engaging in other extreme behaviors. While the audience roared with laughter and applause, behind the scenes, the toll on Steve-O’s health and well-being was mounting, a stark reminder of the price of fame.
The conversation between Joe Rogan and Steve-O offers listeners a rare peek into the life of a performer who constantly pushes the boundaries. The tales of stunts, the physical and mental toll, and the lure of the limelight weave a narrative of a man who, despite the risks, has embraced his unique path. The Joe Rogan Experience, once again, proves to be a platform where stories, no matter how extreme, find a voice.