Despite a detour into the world of reality TV, Theo Von always wanted to be a stand-up comedian. “The Road Rules thing was just something that happened,” he says. “It was never like when I was little I said, ‘I want to be on a reality show when I grow up.’ They didn’t even have them then, you know?” Von currently hosts a reality show of a different kind, the prank-based Deal with It.
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