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Steve Wilkos' Head

SLAMMED with Metal Bowl

In Talk Show Brawl

2/13/2013 12:30 AM PST BY TMZ STAFF
EXCLUSIVE

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Steve Wilkos
was literally BOWLED OVER during a recent taping of his talk show -- after taking a metal bowl straight to the head when a fight broke out among his guests ... and TMZ has the footage.

Sources connected to the show tell us, the former "Jerry Springer" bodyguard was hit just above the eye and temporarily lost his vision -- but ultimately, there was no serious injury.

The fight erupted at a taping this week during a segment called "My daughter tried to poison me" ... shocker.

We're told the bowl -- a prop on the set -- actually has a dent where it hit him. The bowl has since been bolted down so as to prevent future bowl-related injuries.

When will people learn: bowls aren't the answer.

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16.

Cynic    

unbelievable , how did the bouncer on a third rate show such as jerry's , get his own show.. whoever through the bowl shoulda thrown a brick instead.

588 days ago
17.

Kelly    

Finally!! I've wanted to bich slap Wilkos from the first sight of him.

588 days ago
18.

stepbrothers    

That's what happens when you let out the monkeys at the zoo...always throwing s!

588 days ago
19.

RaisingStar    

Steeeeevvvvvvvveeeeee!

588 days ago
20.

LRT    

When you lay with dogs....your bound to get fleas.

587 days ago
21.

BB not bb    

I have to laugh because he is such a bully towards those teens. They are not only there being publicly humiliated and rejected by their parents, he gets in their face and yells and intimadates them with his size. Then he sends them off to some kind of jail.


This is not a pleasant show to watch. It is inevitable that one of them will fight back, if they are belligerant to begin with. He reminds me of a bad cop.

587 days ago
22.

Dr Samuel Weiscrak    

No idea who he is but LMAO off that he got knocked the fug out by a needless and dangerous prop on the set of his own low-life confrontational he-said/she-said 'talk' show! And this guy is ex security muscle from the Jerry Springer show!? Duh!!! Not to bright, huh?

587 days ago
23.

Dr Samuel Weiscrak    

#WELLDESERVED

587 days ago
24.

Gretel    

Excuse me Steve ... did you ever hear the adage Lay Down With Dogs, Wake Up With Fleas? Take a good look at your show. I rest my case.

587 days ago
25.

BB not bb    

If you look at the two security guys there, it looks like they think it is funny at first. She totally knocked him down, while being held down by a security guard. It was like David tking out Goliath.


The security guard had the girl in a bear hug grip and somehow she grabbed the bowl and slug it from behind and hit him square in the head.


It kindn of doesn't even make sense. It is almost like that was a set up that the security team wanted it to happen. Why did the guard run at and grab the girl, but let her have her arms free to sling a bowl?


That Steve looks about 6'5" and 300 lbs.

587 days ago
26.

JGK    

I feel sorry for the bowl.

587 days ago
27.

Cricket    

Love the audience member that hollers "aww you goin to jail". LOL

587 days ago
28.

SoManyIdiots    

That standing up during the show is lame. Doesn't make the show different. It's still the Jerry Springer Show, but he's on vacation and chrome dome is filling in.

587 days ago
29.

Dr Samuel Weiscrak    

"The bowl has since been bolted down so as to prevent future bowl-related injuries." - But did they bolt the table down too? Just sayin'... that would be some funny sh*t if he next gets clobbered with a table with a bowl bolted to it!

587 days ago
30.

Pete    

too bad he lived

587 days ago
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