"Girls Gone Wild" honcho Joe Francis wasn't kidding when he promised to save his ridiculous Bel Air mansion from foreclosure -- he actually pulled it off.We broke the story, Joe's bank, JPMorgan… READ MORE >
Born – April 1, 1973
Atlanta, Georgia, U.S.
Entrepreneur/destroyer of innocence.
Creator of the "Girls Gone Wild" videos, in which young drunk women make terrible decisions that probably come back to haunt them later in life.
Has released over 140 "Girls Gone Wild" videos, including "Girls Gone Wild: College Co-Eds," "Girls Gone Wild: Endless Spring Break" and "Girls Gone Wild at the DMV." (Note: We made one of those titles up).
Special skills include the ability to get drunk girls to lift up their shirts while at the same time getting them to sign release forms.
Got punched in the face by Brody Jenner, who later wrote him a formal apology (that he was required by law to write).
Sues everybody, including Vegas honchos, eBay and possibly you, for reading this.
Is a big believer in free speech, which is slang for "I should be allowed to keep filming your boobies."
11:40 AM PDT: We just spoke to Joe ... who told us he's contacted his accountant who's going to take care of the problem. Joe Francis' money problems are compounding -- 7 months after… READ MORE >
Joe Francis tells TMZ, his 270-day jail sentence for assault and false imprisonment is "ridiculous" and "absurd" ... and he won't rest until it's thrown out.As we reported, Francis was sentenced… READ MORE >
Joe Francis is spending his days down in Mexico with a brand new friend he can rent by the hour ... a 600 lb SEA LION ... and TMZ's got the pics. The "Girls Gone Wild" honcho tells TMZ ...… READ MORE >
Joe Francis and his hot blonde GF can't thank Steve Hirsch enough for snatching their sex tape off the market -- in fact, Joe's GF has even sent the Vivid honcho a thank-you letter, gushing about… READ MORE >
The Joe Francis sex tape has been PURCHASED by a major porn company ... but the footage will never, ever, ever, ever see the light of day, TMZ has learned. We broke the story ... a… READ MORE >
"Girls Gone Wild" founder Joe Francis is the star of a brand new hardcore sex tape ... problem is, he claims it was STOLEN from his longtime GF ... and now he's threatening legal action,… READ MORE >
Exiled "Girls Gone Wild" founder Joe Francis is STILL acting like the boss ... threatening and menacing GGW employees ... and now a judge has been asked to keep Joe 100 feet away from the company… READ MORE >