Violent rumors started about Jackass star Johnny Knoxville and Jessica Simpson, when they acted together in Dukes of Hazzard.
A week after the announcement of the separation from Nick Lachey, there are reports about the sexy blond has turned to Jackass Johnny for comfort.
The married Knoxville is comforting the actress
Sources close to the singer turned actress, insists already married Knoxville and Jessica Simpson are just good friends, despite Johnny’s passion for the blond.
A Britain newspaper quotes “There’s nothing going between them. Johnny is a happily married man who just feels very protective of Jess and what she is having to go through at the moment.”
Other than the Jackass, Jessica has also been supported by her family and spent most of the Thanksgiving weekend in Texas and was also seen dining earlier in the week with a friend in LA.
“There has been no shortage of shoulders for Jess to cry on,” source close to Jessica Simpson told, “Lots of friends – both male and female – have rallied round,” and what is most important is “but Johnny has been most supportive.”
A press release announcing the separation of Jessica Simpson with Nick Lachey, just before Thanksgiving, last week, end the three years of marriage, that held in October 2002.