Ryan Dunn was a stunt performer, Television host, singer, and rapper. He gained the name after he became one of the stars of the reality stunt show Jackass that aired on MTV in the early 2000s. The show stars Johnny Knoxville, Bam Margera, Steve-O, and Dave England, amongst others. Furthermore, before appearing in MTV’s Jackass, Dunn was a member of the CKY Crew with his long-time friend Bam Margera in the late 1990s.
The CYC crew gained fame for their intense stunts and pranks captured on video. In addition, he has also starred in the TV shows Homewrecker, Proving Ground, and films like ‘Blonde Ambition’. Unfortunately, the artist passed away in 2011 at the age of 34 due to a car crash.
Caption: The late member of MT’s Jackass, Ryan Dunn.
Ryan Dunn: Bio, Family, Career
Ryan Matthew Dunn was born on 11 June 1977 in Medina, Ohio, the U.S. He was born as the son of parents Ronald Dunn and Linda Piscitello. There isn’t much information on his parents. He has siblings but not many details are provided on them. However, they were seen in a tribute video to Ryan. Before settling in West Chester, Pennsylvania, he spent some time in Williamsville, New York.
It was the West Chester East High School where he met Bam Margera for the first time. Since then they had not departed until his death. Following that, he and Bam along with other members formed CYC Crew and began to perform stunts, which they made videos as well. This led them to join the famous MTV Jackass. After that, he also featured in Jackass: The Movie, Jackass Number Two, and Jackass 3D.
In 2008, he appeared on the episode, Smut, of the crime drama series Law & Order: Special Victims Unit. His acting career also includes the film ‘Street Dreams’ starring Rob Dyrdek and Paul Rodriguez Jr. He then co-hosted G4’s Providing Ground in 2011 along with Jessica Chobot prior to six days before his death.
Ryan Dunn: Personal Life & Girlfriend
Talking about his personal life, he was dating a woman named Angie Cuturic. They started to date in the year 2002 and separated after his death. Moreover, he died on 20 June 2011 at around 3.30 am while returning from Barnaby’s West Chester in Dunn’s Porsche 911 GT3. Then his car veered off the road and hit the tree, killing both Dunn and Zachary Hartwell, who was traveling with him at the time.
Before his death, in 2006, he injured his shoulder during the shooting of the closure scenes for Jackass Number two. While he was pulled out of the running horse tied around his feet along with Bam, he dropped off hurting more to his injured shoulder. During the treatment, it diagnosed Lyme disease and also it became life-threatening at the point. the incident left him becoming depression and eventually cut off ties with his friends and co-workers for almost two years.
Caption: Ryan Dunn and girlfriend
Ryan Dunn: Net Worth & Social Media Profiles
From his career in the entertainment industry, he had maintained a good six-digit amount. Therefore, he had an estimated net worth of around $6 Million from his career at the time of his demise.
He has a fan page on Instagram with more than 2.1 k followers. He surely had been active in the social media networking sites. But it must have deactivated after his demise in 2011.
Ryan Dunn: Body Measurements
The late star had an average-looking body structure that stands to a height of 5 feet 9 inches or 1.75 meters. His body weighed 80 kg with unknown body measurements. He had blonde hair color with blue eyes color. In addition, he had several tattoos in his different parts of the body including the tattoo of Cuturic, including in his inner arm and left ring finger.