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Why Spike Jonze and Catherine Keener were cut out of 'Bad Grandpa'
Why Spike Jonze and Catherine Keener were cut out of 'Bad Grandpa'

Here’s one scene you won’t be seeing in “Jackass Presents: Bad Grandpa” when it hits theaters Friday. Rendered unrecognizable in heavy prosthetic makeup as his libidinous 86-year-old grandfather character, “Jackass” prankster-actor Johnny Knoxville shows up at the office of a sex therapist accompanied by his love interest, another heavily wrinkled geriatric firecracker named “Gloria.” A closer inspection of the credits, however, reveals that Gloria isn’t as old as she might appear and isn’t even a woman. She’s none other than Oscar-nominated writer-director Spike Jonze, the quirky visionary behind such films as...

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