“JACKASS” STARS TO HOST
INAUGURAL “ARBY’S® ACTION SPORTS AWARDS”
PREMIERING ON FOX SUNDAY, DECEMBER 10
Presenters Include: Paris Hilton, Wilmer Valderrama, Carey Hart, John Cena,
Jamie Kennedy, Xzibit, Lacey Chabert, Moon Bloodgood, Eric Balfour, Kelly Carlson,
Tom Green, Emmanuelle Vaugier and Nadine Velazquez
They will be joined by a Virtual “Who’s Who” From the Action Sports World Including Dave Mirra, Travis Pastrana,
Ryan Sheckler, Gretchen Bleiler, Bob Burnquist, Jamie Bestwick and More!
Show hosts Steve-0, Preston Lacy, Dave Englund and Danger Ehren – stars of “Jackass No. 2” – will be joined by the best of the best from the action sports world and several of Hollywood’s hottest young stars for the inaugural Arby’s Action Sports Awards Show Presented by FUEL TV. The show – currently scheduled to air nationally on Fox, Sunday, December 10 – will tape Thursday, November 30 at Center Staging in Burbank.
Award presenters include a special appearance by Paris Hilton; “That 70’s Show” star and “Yo Momma” host Wilmer Valderrama; action sports legend and “Inked” star Carey Hart; WWE tough guy John Cena; MTV icons Jamie Kennedy, Xzibit and Tom Green; Kelly Carlson of FX’s hit “Nip/Tuck;” Moon Bloodgood co-star of the upcoming ABC series “Day Break” along with her fiancé Eric Balfour, who returns to the cast of “24” this season; “Mean Girls” star Lacey Chabert, “Saw II” scream queen Emmanuelle Vaugier and Nadine Velazquez from “My Name is Earl.”
This gathering will celebrate the greatest Action Sports performances of the year by some of the hottest young athletes in America today. Already confirmed to attend the show include: FMX star Travis Pastrana, Olympian Gretchen Bleiler, skateboarding phenom Ryan Sheckler, skateboarding legend Bob Burnquist, BMX superstar Jamie Bestwick and one of the most promising young skateboarders today, 11-year-old Nyjah Huston.
Nominations for the “Arby’s Action Sports Awards” were announced earlier this month. Awards will be presented in 21 categories including: Action Sports Performance of the Year, Rider of the Year, New Pollution (up and coming groms). Pastrana received four nominations following his double backflip performance at this summer’s X Games and Bestwick also received four nominations. A complete list of nominees can be found at www.fuel.tv <http://www.fuel.tv/> .