LOOK! Here are 11 pics of Jamie Dornan's swing that will make you want to watch golf every day!

Trevor Noah has already fired shots at South African president, Jacob Zuma, on The Daily Show

Ashton: I fronted a gambling syndicate

2013-02-16 10:57
Ashton Kutcher
Los Angeles - Ashton Kutcher used to front a gambling syndicate.

The jOBS actor took advantage of his "dumb actor" persona to win huge sums of money betting on college football and admitted it was "pretty fun".

He told the March issue of Esquire magazine: "I actually used to be a front for the largest national sports-betting syndicate in America...we were clearing like £484 402 in four weeks of college football.

"It was pretty fun. Then they caught on. The hypothesis had been that the house would just assume that I was a dumb actor with a lot of money who liked football."

'Fail fast'

Ashton also revealed he always knows when he has made a bad movie because his friends are honest about his work.

He said: "I know exactly what films I've done that fucking suck donkey. And I know the ones that are good, that people like.

"And I know it not because of the box office, because the box office is not going to tell you the truth.

"I know it because I have friends that don't hold back. They don't depend on me for money or employment. They're just friends. Friends tell the truth. My big thing is, Fail fast.

"If you're going to fuck up, get it over with."

Read more on:    ashton kutcher  |  celebrities

24.com publishes all comments posted on articles provided that they adhere to our Comments Policy. Should you wish to report a comment for editorial review, please do so by clicking the 'Report Comment' button to the right of each comment.

Comment on this story
Comments have been closed for this article.

Recent Gossip

Miley Cyrus called out Leonardo DiCaprio for not sharing his vaporiser with her at the Saturday Night Live 40th Anniversary Special. Read More »

Kim Kardashian West admitted she was envious of Caitlyn Jenner's new boobs. Read More »

inside channel 24

There are new stories on the homepage. Click here to see them.