Carey Hart

Carey Hart

Active - 1999 - 2021  |   Born - Jul 17, 1975 in Las Vegas, Nevada, United States  |   Genres - Sports & Recreation, Crime, Adventure

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Cinematically, the majority of Carey Hart's work consists of participation in racing documentaries and videos, including the Crusty Demons of Dirt series and the 2002 Ultimate X. He also made scripted appearances, however, in the 2002 actioner XXX and the 2003 Charlie's Angels: Full Throttle (with a cameo as himself), and participated in season five of MTV's Surreal Life, opposite Bronson Pinchot, Jose Canseco, and others. Hart also made headlines in 2006 when he married pop/rock star Pink; the couple announced their divorce about two years later.

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  • Was 4 when his father bought him his first motocross bike.
  • Considered a leader in the freestyle motocross movement that emerged in 1998, and originated a move known as the Hart Attack.
  • Became the first rider to complete a backflip on a 250cc motorcycle at the 2000 Gravity Games.
  • Met his wife, singer Pink, at the 2001 X Games.
  • Played bass with the punk band Pennywise during the 2001 Warped tour.
  • Co-owns the Hart and Huntington Tattoo Co., a tattoo shop located inside the Palms Casino Resort in Las Vegas. In 2006, it became the setting for the A&E reality series Inked.
  • Co-owns the Hart and Huntington apparel line, which features clothing influenced by tattoo designs. 
  • In 2008, Anthony Hart, his brother and fellow motocross racer, died as a result of a head injury sustained during a practice run on a motocross racetrack.
  • Owns the Hart and Huntington racing team, which teamed up with Dodge in December 2010 to become the Dodge Motorsports/Hart and Huntington team.
  • After the birth of their daughter in 2011, he and Pink donated the money from the photos they released of their newborn to the Ronald McDonald House and Autism Speaks.