John Penton was one of the most influential figures in the development of off-road motorcycle racing in America during the 1960s and ’70s. His life’s story is triumphant and tragic. When his attempts to convince Husqvarna to produce a smaller, lighter motorcycle fell on deaf ears, Penton created his own design and commissioned KTM, a small […]
Channing Tatum as Evel Knievel in Forthcoming Flick About Daredevil’s Life
Star of Magic Mike, 21 Jump Street (2012), and beefcake du jour, Channing Tatum is set to star in and co-produce a feature film about the greatest daredevil of all time, Evel Knievel.
According to a July 10 report on HollywoodReporter.com the film is based on the biography Life of Evel: Evel Knievel by Stuart Barker.
No word yet on when the project will enter production, and currently nothing about the film is listed on IMDb.com.