List of Punk'd episodes (Courtesy Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia)
The following is a complete episode list for the TV series Punk'd. Bold victims appeared on Punk'd more than once. The show began in 2003, but ended in 2007. The show resumed production after an extended hiatus for a ninth season in 2012.
Frankie Muniz entrusts his $250,000 Porsche Speedster to a valet so that he can meet with Ashton about a proposed movie project. The valet takes the car for a spin around the block a few times, while Dax Shepard poses as the thief who stole Muniz's car and speaks to Muniz on the phone. Meanwhile, Frankie believes his beautiful car was just stolen.
Justin Timberlake is led to believe he owes $900,000 in back taxes when government agents appear to confiscate his house and valuables, including his dog, bringing him to tears. The prank was named by Time magazine as No. 3 in their list of 32 Epic Moments in Reality-TV History. Timberlake would later help punk Kelly Osbourne in this season's fourth episode, and would later parody Ashton Kutcher when he hosted Saturday Night Live.
Jessica Biel is at a restaurant and a fan asks her if she'll watch his son, but after she agrees and he starts asking her rude questions. His father accuses her of saying rude things to his son and wants to press charges on her.
Pranked by Britney Spears, who teamed up with Kutcher. Originally, Britney Spears was going to punk Busta Rhymes, and Ashton had an agreement with her that he could not punk her. When they realized they couldn't punk Busta, Britney and the Punk'd crew decide to punk Ashton. Ashton lets Britney know he knows what's going on, and they turn the tables on the Punk'd crew.
Jerome Bettis, Jeff Garcia and Rod Smith
Punk'd simultaneously. The Punk'd crew is rude to NFL players during a golf tournament. Featuring Jerome Bettis, Jeff Garcia, Rod Smith, Dax Shepard and Punk'd co-creator Jeff Goldberg.
Missy Elliott goes to a jewelry store to get some of her necklaces cleaned, but a delivery person has accidentally walked off with the wrong package. The punk ends when Missy issues a harsh ultimatum to get the jewelry back in five seconds lest she become unpleasant.
Usher is notified that his little brother is in trouble at a store for shoplifting.
November 2, 2003
Bow Wow is at a photo shoot and finds out he'll be photographed with a tiger. After he sets down some jewelry he has to wear for the shoot, it turns up missing. They tell him he must replace them with his own money. Bow Wow reappeared in Season 2, Episode 4 to set up his best friend Omarion.
Nick Carter thinks he's going to be punking Tommy Lee but when they try to practice what will happen he accidentally hits a crew member with his van, for which Carter is blamed. Later, Carter helps to pull the same prank on Tommy Lee.
Katie Holmes finds herself caught between the girlfriend and the lover of a potential film producer. When the girlfriend asks her who he was with she says she doesn't know and tries to keep out of it by saying nothing and that doesn't work. Eventually the girlfriend thinks she's with him also.
Amber Tamblyn is asked to watch a dog while she waits for her fiancee but after another person appears indicating that he is the owner and leaves with the dog, the "owner" returns and blames Tamblyn for losing her dog, which is indicated to be a prize show dog.
Knowles visits a group of children for Christmas, and after attempting to crown a several story-high Christmas tree with a star, she is led to believe that she caused it to fall over, destroying the presents at its base.
Goldberg is led to believe his motorcycle just got run over by a truck but the driver misses the bike and it blows up without being touched. Ashton is forced to abort the failed prank.
Lindsay Lohan and her assistant are riding in a limo whose driver's wife is having a baby, and when he stops at a gas station some people tell them they have to take the car. He returns and tells them the car just got stolen. He misses his child being born and blames Lindsay.
Carmen Electra and Dave Navarro think they're meeting Kutcher about a new show, but on their way there they are involved in a hit and run.
May 30, 2004
Brandy and her brother are driving when the police stop them and accuse them of carrying stolen jewelry, a bag of which they find after searching the car. Brandy breaks into tears when they arrest her brother.
Punk'd by Tasha Smith. Tyra Banks' mom takes her out to dinner at a restaurant, with a sign posted outside saying there is filming going on inside. It's a girl gone wild, when Tyra Banks gets caught on tape.
Good Charlotte singer Joel Madden's Range Rover gets put on a tow truck because of car troubles, then swapped with an identical dummy. He and his twin brother and bandmate take a cab home, during which Joel spots his precious car dropped on top of another car along the way. Joel Madden reappeared in Season 7, Episode 6 to prank Michelle Trachtenberg.
Kanye West is shooting a music video for his single "Jesus Walks". He is greeted by the Los Angeles Film Commission, who is outraged by the idea of shooting a film about Jesus on a Sunday. The production is shut down and the material confiscated.
Eva Longoria and co-star Jesse Metcalfe are leaving the set of Desperate Housewives, when they get pulled over by the police. Metcalfe flees the scene, leaving the police to discover a false identity and a large amount of cash, implicating Longoria.
18-year old Mario thinks he's going to meet a friend in a hotel room, but instead opens the door to a half-naked elderly woman. The hotel manager tries to get to the bottom of the situation and ends up making Mario upset.
While having dinner at a restaurant, Kirsten Dunst and her two friends are given fake drinks. Later they are stopped at a sobriety checkpoint, where Kirsten's friend hits the front end of a police squad car.
Jesse Metcalfe, previously the accomplice of Eva Longoria in the Season 4 premiere is now asked to audition for a supervillain role in a fictitious Spider-Man film. Jesse puts on tights and recites lines for the audition. He follows the casting director's advice for his movements, but this displeases the technician. The equipment breaks and it looks like Jesse is blamed for it.
Michelle Rodriguez and her friend Giancarlo go to a convenient store. While there, they start horseplaying. When Michelle Rodriguez pushes her friend into one of the shelves, they all topple over, leaving one man trapped underneath. They lift the shelves, exposing a mess of broken bottles, spilled liquids and an injured man.
Zach Braff's Scrubs co-star Donald Faison feels that Braff is so protective of his Porsche that he helps punk him. After Braff refuses a group of children's request to buy them beer at a liquor store, they spray paint Braff's car with graffiti, but the children deny it.
Saldana discovers Chris and Julia in a romantic embrace, despite the fact that Chris is dating Saldana's friend Kellee. Despite Saldana's relating this information to Kellee, Kellee is reluctant to break up with Chris, because she feels he is "the one" for her, much to Saldana's outrage.
Serena Williams and her friend stop at a supermarket, and park next to a woman who is having difficulty with her willfully disobedient nephew Rob. When the woman goes into the store and asks Serena to look after the boy, he drives off with the car, leading to a chase by Serena, her friend and the woman. Williams appeared again in Season 6, Episode 6.
Rachel Bilson and her dog are being blamed for the tipping of a mail delivery truck and the breaking of a water main.
Jadakiss is a passenger in a car that is suddenly stuck in traffic. After motorists yell at him to move the car, he abandons the car and hops in a taxi, driven by Field Agent Chris. When he goes the wrong way, Jadakiss hops out and starts heading down the street on foot.
Rob Pinkston plays a fan who asks Dirk Nowitzki, who is eating dinner at a restaurant, to sign a shirt, which he gladly does. But the young fan then requests he sign a large collection of other memorabilia, which Nowitzki does, despite his friends' insistence that he decline. When the fan returns with a second bag filled with memorabilia, Nowitzki declines, but is later told by the Maitre D that he and his party are no longer welcome there.
Omarion sets up Marques Huston. Omarion brings his girlfriend to meet Marques, but also to break up with her. She reveals to Marques that she's pregnant. Omarion insists that there's no baby and she's making it up. After a while, her ex-boyfriend shows up and he looks angry. He wants to know whose baby it is. He insists that heads are gonna roll, but Marques keeps it pretty cool. Finally the Punk'd crew shows up to slow the roll.
Andy Roddick has to get to The Tonight Show with Jay Leno and the driver, Chris, decides to take a shortcut. They hit a roadblock that is set up because of the 2005 Los Angeles mudslides, but cannot go back, and the car is stuck. When the police arrive, an argument breaks out and suddenly Andy is blamed for the matter. The police make him sit there in this no-pass zone, intending to keep him there until 4pm.
When Sigler and her husband are given the check after dining at a restaurant, the waitress, Dana, asks for a tip to cover the expense of things accidentally left out of the check, and is fired by her manager, Chris, when he hears about this "tip-begging". Feeling guilty over the woman's need to support her children, Sigler asks that the manager reconsider.
April 10, 2005
Chingy is questioned by police after two of his bodyguards are accused of beating up a fan who approached Chingy as he dined in a restaurant to ask about making a record deal.
Jon Heder learns that a restaurant he has gone to under the coaxing of his twin brother is actually a high-end brothel when the Los Angeles Police Department Vice Squad raids the establishment.
Joss Stone is going to a clothing store, and young Rob Pinkston walks in, nervous because he can't find his mom. Joss is asked by the boy's mom to keep after him until she arrives. Rob is troubled and quite mad, as he starts breaking things in the store. He storms out and runs away, but when his mother arrives, everything is blamed on Joss.
Ciara is being driven to an event when the driver, Jordan, has an altercation with another driver. They engage in typical road-rage activities, until the other car hits several water barrels and leaps off a dirt embankment. The police arrive and start to question Ciara.
Nicole Richie and her fiancee go out to eat. The waiter, Chris, takes a liking to Nicole and later asks for her number while the fiancee is using the restroom. Nicole is patient and very kind and takes his number anyway. When Chris comes back, constantly with his hands on Nicole's arm or shoulder, the fiancee takes great offense and starts an argument with the waiter. When the manager gets involved, Richie is blamed for taking the waiter's number.
April 25, 2005
"Stone Cold" Steve Austin
Kutcher, curious if Stone Cold Steve Austin really is the defender of "the little guy", leads him to believe that he is responsible for losing someone's job, which occurs when a valet manager, Chris, blames one of his employees for stealing Austin's cell phone. Austin excoriates Chris for his refusal to rehire the valet, even after the phone is located.
Ashlee Simpson visits an art gallery with her two best friends. While talking and viewing the art, she places a jacket next to a candle. It catches fire and the sprinklers come on, ruining all the art. Ashlee is blamed for it by the deceased artist's brother, bringing her to tears.
George Lopez is told he has built a part of his house over a sewer main, and that part of the house has to be torn down.
Jermaine O'Neal is trying to get in to the same party but he is refused entry because he did not bring any girls.
Tyrese is led to believe that the mob is interested in lending him money to shoot a movie.
July 10, 2005
Tony Hawk arrives on a scene where his son Riley just set off an M-80 in a toilet, injuring a girl.
Jesse McCartney gets blamed for damaging a group of motorcycles with his car, angering a group of bikers. The Punk is called off when McCartney panics and locks himself in his car. The event left him shaking afterward, and he described himself as being "almost in tears". McCartney appeared again in Season 5, Episode 6 by playing the role of Ashton Kutcher.
Thora Birch and her brother hear a baby crying in a locked car. When a parking attendant smashes the window, the owner shows up and it turns out the baby was just a doll, and blames Birch for breaking his window.
T.I. gets held up at baggage claim when his bag is searched and bullets are found.
Amber Valletta helps a guy choking by hitting him on the back. Matt performs the Heimlich maneuver. He accuses her of pushing him away. Will asks if anyone wants to press charges and the guy tells her it is a hate crime.
Campbell and a friend are at a restaurant when a little boy shows up and says he's lost.
After Mike Jones' driver walks away, a child riding a stolen bicycle flips over the vehicle and two other kids start beating him before fleeing. Matt keeps telling the cops he did it and they arrest him.
Pompeo and her fiancee Chris go to a restaurant where they give a sizable tip to a friendly waitress, who, grateful that she can now afford to visit her sister in Florida, brings out a dessert that costs $200.
Shaun White is at a photo shoot and during the break he starts flying a remote controlled helicopter, which dives into a conduit box and explodes. He gets blamed for causing the electricity to go out in the whole park.
Serena Williams helps to punk her sister Venus. They are taking photos with people who were injured in an accident. Will says he's faking it because he just wanted to meet Venus. The guard picks up the wrong guy and Will says he wasn't faking it.
Macy Gray is told there is black mold in the building that houses her music academy, which leads to a woman's refusal to enroll her son there. After reading the paperwork she finds out it wasn't her address.
Wentz was punk'd by Andrew, Patrick, and Joseph from Fall Out Boy, who lead him to believe he's going to be giving presents to child kids of Hurricane Katrina but is blamed for the derailment of a train that destroys a Christmas display.
Season 7: 2006
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April 3, 2006
After Rob Thomas' wife is locked inside a cafe bathroom, and good Samaritan tries to pry the door open with a crowbar, an alarm is triggered, leading the police to accuse Thomas of trying to break in.
As Ashley Parker Angel's fiance Tiffany's changes in a bathroom, a guy jumps into their car claiming a gorilla is chasing him. Just then a gorilla shows up and moments later starts heading towards Tiffany. A zoo keeper is trying to calm it and Tiffany down but then the park ranger threatens to shoot it or anyone in the way.
After Stephen Colletti's girlfriend, Hayden Panettiere, sees two construction workers taking pictures while at a tanning salon, she pushes one of them into a ladder, knocking the other man off, implicating Colletti.
April 17, 2006
While DJ Paul has dinner with a producer couple, an urn holding the ashes of the husband's father is accidentally dropped as it's handed to Paul.
Chris Brown takes his mother and manager to a restaurant, and when his mom gets sick from the salad, the waiter accuses him of being rude and tells the manager of the restaurant their table was causing problems.
Sonny Sandoval is informed that he must be decontaminated and quarantined after passing overturned tanker truck spilling waste materials.
E-40 tries to help a woman get her dog out of her car but after she leaves the real owner comes by and asks him why he's breaking into his car. The owner tells the police he wants both him and his ex-girlfriend arrested. She tells them that she paid him to break in.
May 1, 2006
Matt Leinart is accused of soliciting a prostitute.
Elijah Wood throws a can into a dumpster, and after driving away from it, the dumpster explodes and knocks a huge shelf with paint down onto a car, requiring him to explain to the police what happened.
Michelle Trachtenberg and Joel Madden are driving into a parking garage, but a low-hanging water pipe requires Trachtenberg to exit the vehicle to check the clearance. After she tells Madden he is clear, the pipe breaks off, and she gets blamed for telling him to go.
Nicollette Sheridan and her husband are asked to help a guy propose to his girlfriend but just as he's about to, Michael drops the ring, and the diamonds fall out much to the anger of his girlfriend, who leaves.
After Travis Pastrana and his friend meet up with some girls, his friend goes into the bedroom with one of them, only to find that her husband walked in and saw her wrapped up in a bedsheet, concluding that Pastrana is dating his wife.
Sugar Ray Leonard's son and his friend run into a telephone pole while racing, and when they move the car, the pole falls over and lands on a car belonging to a witness, who says Leonard must pay for the damages.
Hannah Teter and her friend are threatened with jail time after a street magician switches the friend's watch, and later blames it on both Teter and his own medical problems.
When Rihanna's friend gives $100 to some child street performers, the kids accuse them of stealing so Rihanna puts in a $10 and walks away. Their uncle calls the police, who threaten Rihanna with jail time.
Hugh Jackman gets a tour of his X-Men: The Last Stand director Brett Ratner's house, and is asked to turn on the grill. Though it doesn't appear to work, they return to find the house engulfed in flames, and firefighters who tell them that it was caused by the grill.
Eric Dill and his band are at a bowling alley, where they get yelled at for disruptive behavior that ruins a birthday party and someone's would-be perfect game.
Season 8: 2007
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Bucky Lasek and his wife are at a restaurant for their anniversary when a look alike Tom Cruise calls his wife over to his table. After several minutes of talking his wife throws a glass of water in his face. She tells Bucky that he offered money to sleep with her.
Hilary Swank goes to Comic-Con to sign autographs and take pictures with fans. When a man introduces her to his million dollar robot she accidentally makes it knock over a child, incurring the man's wrath.
Ashley Tisdale goes to a hospital to meet some sick children and comes across a boy in a coma. She sings his favorite song and he wakes up. He wakes up whenever she is alone in the room with him and tells her he's faking the coma to skip school. The mother gets upset because he won't talk to her.
Chamillionaire is meeting with some directors for movie roles and after they asked to switch tables for the Princess of Spain, he is accused of constantly staring at the girls at the Princess' table, and told to leave the restaurant.
While Zac Efron and his High School Musical co-star Ashley Tisdale shop at a store, the store's cash box is stolen by two men. When security brings one of them in, Efron identifies him as the robber, but then another man walks in and Efron is told he is an employee who was off work.
May 1, 2007
Freddy Rodriguez picks up his dog at a grooming service, but is told that the dog's papers were ruined, and cannot identify him. They bring out the wrong dog and when another man walks in with Rodriguez's dog, the employees don't believe him.
When Meagan Good and her boyfriend exit their car to help an old lady who dropped a bag of fruit, two guys jump in their car and drive off. A witness tells the police they pushed the lady down. She calls her cell phone and the police tell her to keep them on the line.
Jewel is blamed by workers when they accidentally drop a store sign on a car.
Frankie J thinks he's meeting with Michael Jackson but when a fan gives him peanuts, they tell him Michael was allergic and is very sick.
May 15, 2007
JoJo goes to a hospital to visit sick children. She visits a girl with Severe Combined Immunodeficiency who is subsequently living in a contained area. JoJo breaks the glass allowing contaminated air into the cell.
Ronnie Ortiz-Magro is forced by the police to co-operate with a robbery after one of his stylists are held hostage inside a convenience store.
Tyler Posey's worst drive-through experience occurs, when the workers mess up his order, the man in front of him gets out of the car and blocks his way, and an ignorant driver behind Tyler begins honking at him.
Shenae Grimes gets tricked when she finds a stray dog at her friends place, and returns it to the wrong person. And she has to co-operate to get the dog back with a man who's flirting with her. She ends up locking her self in the bathroom crying while on the phone with her mother.
Kim Kardashian is tricked into believing a supposed superfan stole friend Scott Disick's wallet at a gas station. In a move to catch the thief, Disick drives away from the pump with the nozzle still in the car, causing a massive explosion.