Johnny Knoxville: Dating History & Exes

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Johnny Knoxville is a 52-year-old American TV Actor from Knoxville, Tennessee, USA. He was born on Thursday, March 11, 1971. Is Johnny Knoxville married or single, who is he dating now and previously?

As of 2024, Johnny Knoxville is married to Naomi Nelson.


Johnny Knoxville is an American actor, film producer, screenwriter, comedian and stunt performer. He is best known as a co-creator and star of the MTV reality stunt show Jackass, which aired for three seasons from 2000-2002. A year later, Knoxville and his co-stars returned for the first installment in the Jackass film series, with a second and third installment being released in 2006 and 2010, respectively. Jackass Presents: Bad Grandpa and Skiptrace (2016). He also voiced Leonardo in Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles (2014). He became interested in acting after reading Jack Kerouac’s novel On the Road, which his cousin gave him.

Real Name
Philip John Clapp
TV Actor
Place of Birth
Knoxville, Tennessee, USA
Date of Birth
March 11, 1971 (age 52)
Birth Sign
Marital Status
Naomi Nelson

Fun Fact: On the day of Johnny Knoxville’s birth, "One Bad Apple" by The Osmonds was the number 1 song on The Billboard Hot 100 and Richard Nixon (Republican) was the U.S. President.

Johnny Knoxville’s wife is Naomi Nelson. They got married in 2008. Johnny had at least 4 relationship in the past. Johnny Knoxville has not been previously engaged. He married Melanie Lynn Cates in 1995, and the couple had a daughter named Madison in 1996 before getting divorced in 2009. According to our records, he has 3 children.

Johnny Knoxville’s wife

Johnny Knoxville Wife
Naomi Nelson

Johnny Knoxville’s wife is Naomi Nelson. Naomi Nelson was born in United States and is currently 43 years old. He is a American Family Member. The couple started dating in 2008. They’ve been together for approximately 16 years, 1 month, and 22 days.

Wife of Johnny Knoxville. She is a production assistant and director who is known for working on a variety of television series and films. She is most recognized for her work on the series Carnivale and the documentary Fifth Star.

Johnny Knoxville’s wife is a Leo and he is a Pisces.

According to Chinese Zodiac, Johnny was born in the Year of the Pig. People born in the Year of the Pig are good-mannered. They are always forgiving of other people's mistakes, which at times can translate to naivete and gullibility.

Johnny Knoxville has a ruling planet of Neptune.

Like many celebrities and famous people, Johnny keeps his love life private. Check back often as we will continue to update this page with new relationship details. Let’s take a look at Johnny Knoxville past relationships, exes and previous hookups.

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Past Relationships

Johnny Knoxville was previously married to Melanie Clapp (1995 – 2009). He has not been previously engaged. Johnny Knoxville has been in a relationship with Jessica Simpson. He has also had an encounter with Lydia Scott-Lee. We are currently in process of looking up more information on the previous dates and hookups.

About Johnny Knoxville

Johnny Knoxville was born on the 11th of March, 1971 (Generation X). Generation X, known as the "sandwich" generation, was born between 1965 and 1980. They are lodged in between the two big well-known generations, the Baby Boomers and the Millennials. Unlike the Baby Boomer generation, Generation X is focused more on work-life balance rather than following the straight-and-narrow path of Corporate America.

Johnny was born in the 1970s. The 1970s were an era of economic struggle, cultural change, and technological innovation. The Seventies saw many women's rights, gay rights, and environmental movements.

Johnny Knoxville is best known for being a TV Actor. Born Philip John Clapp, he gained fame as the creator, producer, and frequent victim of MTV’s stunt show Jackass. He has gone on to star in several feature films such as The Dukes of Hazzard and film adaptations of his popular Jackass series. He starred in the John Waters ‘ 2004 farcical comedy A Dirty Shame as Ray Ray Perkins.

Johnny Knoxville’s Spouse
Naomi Nelson
Started Dating

The 52-year-old American was born in the Year of the Pig and is part of Generation X generation

Philip John Clapp attended South Young High School, Knoxville, Tennessee, USA (1989) and American Academy of Dramatic Arts, Pasadena, California (dropped out).

Johnny Knoxville Facts

What is Johnny Knoxville marital status?


Is Johnny Knoxville gay?


Who is Johnny Knoxville wife?

Naomi Nelson

Does he have any children?

Johnny Knoxville has 3 children.

When did Johnny Knoxville start dating Naomi Nelson?

Johnny started seeing Naomi Nelson in 2008.

Is Johnny Knoxville having any relationship affair?

According to our records, no.

Was Johnny Knoxville ever been engaged?

Johnny Knoxville has not been previously engaged.

How rich is Johnny Knoxville?

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Johnny Knoxville’s birth sign is Pisces and he has a ruling planet of Neptune.


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