How many children does Johnny Knoxville have? As he files for divorce from Naomi Nelson

Jackass alum Johnny Knoxville is separating from his second wife, Naomi Nelson.

The filmmaker filed for divorce Thursday in Los Angeles.

Here is everything you need to know.

Jackass star Johnny Knoxville is separating from his wife Naomi Nelson after nearly 12 years of marriage.

According to reports from TMZ, it’s over between Johnny Knoxville and his wife Naomi Nelson.

The actor cited “irreconcilable differences” as the reason for their divorce.

According to Blast, Knoxville mentioned in the documents that the couple separated last year on September 4, 2021, which was also their 11th wedding anniversary.

In addition, on paper, he has asked for joint legal and physical custody of his two kids.

Knoxville has further listed in documents that it owns separate property from Nelson and could be settled later.

A look at Johnny Knoxville’s relationship with Naomi Nelson

Johnny Knoxville and Naomi Nelson started dating in the mid-2000s.

On August 18, 2009, Knoxville announced that they were expecting their first child together.

According to UPI reports, the couple officially married in September 2010.

However, before walking down the aisle, Knoxville and Nelson welcomed their first child, Rocko, into the world. According to reports, he was born in December 2009 in Los Angeles.

The MTV icon celebrated the birth of her baby on her official blog page.

He shared: ‘It was reported today that my girlfriend Naomi Nelson and I are having a baby and I have to say it’s true. Wow!!!

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Knoxville added: “We’ve been together for a few years and felt it was time to start breeding (if you know what I mean). Anyway, we’re so excited and can’t wait for the little booger to arrive.

The prankster concluded the blog with, ‘Okay, so I thought you should hear from me that it’s official.’ We have one on the way! Love, Knoxville.

Furthermore, the couple had a second child together in October 2011 also in Los Angeles. This time, Nelson gave birth to a beautiful girl and named her Arlo.

Nelson is Knoxville’s second wife. He was previously married to Melanie Lynn Cates from 1995 to 2008. They share a daughter named Madison Clapp who was born in January 1996.

Meanwhile, the 52-year-old stuntman and the ‘Jackass’ team are celebrating their huge success with ‘Jackass 4.5’.

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