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‘Bad Grandpa,’ Worse Grandkid: Meet the 9-Year-Old Who Outfunnies Knoxville

October 30, 2013

Forget about his age, nine-year-old Jackson Nicoll delivers the comedy performance of the year in "Bad Grandpa," the next big shocking comedy from Johnny Knoxville and his band of merry Jackass pranksters.

Nicoll hadn't even been born with the first "Jackass" movie hit theaters in 2002, but the budding star got Knoxville to double over in laughter (and in pain) when the pair sat down with Yahoo Movies in Las Vegas. Watch the hilarious duo in action:

"Bad Grandpa" returns Knoxville to some familiarly funny territory; he's been dressing up like 86-year-old Irving Zisman and messing with unsuspecting real people for several years now. But in this new movie, Irving's got his little grandson Billy (Nicoll) to add a whole new, dastardly chunk of hilarious bait to the hook. The two of them set off across America, ostensibly to reunite Billy with his long-lost dirtbag father, but actually it's just a good reason to go mess with innocent people. Read More