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Jeffrey James Tremaine
September 4, 1966
Rockville, Maryland, U.S.
|Occupation||Showrunner, filmmaker, magazine editor|
|Known for||Co-creator of Jackass|
Laura Tremaine (m. 2007)
Jeffrey James Tremaine (born September 4, 1966) is an American showrunner, filmmaker and former magazine editor. He is most closely associated with the Jackass franchise, having been involved since the inception of the first TV show.
Tremaine is the former editor of the skating culture magazine Big Brother and a former art director of the influential BMX magazine GO as well as a former professional BMX rider. Jeff was the executive producer on the MTV reality series Rob and Big and now works as the executive producer of Rob Dyrdek's Fantasy Factory, Ridiculousness, Nitro Circus, and Adult Swim's Loiter Squad.
In 2009, it was announced that Tremaine would be directing the second sequel to Jackass, titled Jackass 3D. It was filmed in 3D starting in January 2010. The whole cast of the previous movies returned.
In January 2014, it was announced that Tremaine would be directing the Mötley Crüe biopic The Dirt. Tremaine then made a public appearance at the band's final tour press conference on January 28, 2014, confirming and also speaking on the film expressing his excitement. One year later, Focus Features announced that they had picked up the film, keeping Tremaine on to continue with directing. In 2015, Tremaine directed and hosted the WWE Network series, WWE Swerved. In July 2015, Tremaine directed Angry Skies, a 30 for 30 film, for ESPN. In September 2016, Tremaine directed a new safety video for American Airlines.
Executive producer (4 episodes)
|2006–2008||Rob & Big||Co-creator|
|2007||24 Hours with...||Himself||Episode: Steve-O|
Director (3 episodes)
|2008||Jackassworld.com: 24 Hour Takeover||Himself||Executive producer|
|2009||Steve-O: Demise and Rise||Himself||Executive producer|
|2009–2015||Rob Dyrdek's Fantasy Factory||Co-creator|
|2010||The Dudesons in America||Co-creator|
|2010–2015||ESPN's 30 for 30||Director (2 episodes)|
|2011||A Tribute to Ryan Dunn||Himself||Executive producer|
|2011–present||Ridiculousness||Himself (1 episode)||Co-creator|
|2012–2014||Loiter Squad||Director (8 episodes)|
|2002||Jackass: The Movie||Himself||Director|
|2006||Jackass Number Two||Himself||Director|
|2013||Jackass Presents: Bad Grandpa||Director|
|2017||Dumb: The Story of Big Brother Magazine||Himself||Producer|
- "Bone-Crunching Stunts In Your Face, People..." MTV. December 22, 2009. Retrieved 2009-12-25.
- "'Jackass' star Johnny Knoxville has a new recruit: Baby boy Rocko". Monsters and Critics.com. December 23, 2009. Archived from the original on December 26, 2009. Retrieved 2009-12-25.
- "Jackass and Zombieland sequels 'to be filmed in 3D'". BBC. 2 December 2009. Retrieved 2009-12-25.
- "Jackass 3". JackassWorld.com. 2 December 2009. Retrieved 2009-12-25.