Six Things You Didn’t Know About MTV's 'The Challenge' Star Kenny Santucci!

Thu, August 4, 2011 10:14am EST by 4 Comments

You know Kenny, super competitor on MTV’s ‘The Challenge,’ or what some of you may more recognize as its original name ‘Real World/Road Rules Challenge.’ But we know some juicy stuff you might not!

Kenny Santucci entered the MTV reality realm as a piece of  “fresh meat” on the 12th season of  Real World/Road Rules Challenge, where he was partnered up with an alumnus of Road Rules. He is also the host of Jersey Shore: Hook-Up, a series released on after certain episodes. talked to Kenny to find out what MTV fans don’t already know. He’s a pretty confident guy with a sense of humor and a sensitive side — sounds like a winner, right? Here’s what every Kenny fan should know.

  1. He’s a superhero fanatic:I’m Batman’s biggest fan… I’m obsessed with Batman and have a huge collection of Batman figurines.”
  2. He wasn’t always drool-worthy: “Even though I compete in all kinds of grueling athletic challenges on MTV’s Rivals, I was the chubby kid growing up. I definitely had some baby fat to shed before I became ‘Mr. Beautiful.'”
  3. He’s a daredevil with a secret: “I’ve jumped out of planes and scaled mountains on MTV’s The Challenge, but I’m secretly afraid of heights.”
  4. Don’t get near him if he has a BB gun in hand: “When I was younger, I almost shot my eye out with a Red Rider BB Gun.”
  5. He’s sweet and every girl’s dream: “I love cuddling;  I’m not embarrassed to say that I’m a phenomenal cuddler.”
  6. He’s artistic: “My secret talent is doing caricature drawings — so if you’re ever looking for a cartoonist, I’m your guy.”

– Jessica Krampe with reporting by Chloe Melas

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Posted at 10:56 PM on November 9, 2013  

Kenny’s and Evan raped Tanya. Kenny hates women ,he most likely watched his father beat his mother or was molested.

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Uncle Art

Posted at 3:26 PM on August 20, 2013  

Good to see that my cuz iz making a positive name for himself. The Santucci family from Boca Raton is proud of him. Dinner at our hoiuse any Sunday afternoon cuz. Best to the family.
Art Santucci

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Posted at 10:01 AM on March 26, 2012  

I love me some Kenny Santucci! I was hoping to see Kenny with Johanna on Exes :( hopefully next challenge he’ll be back… I need my Mr. Beautiful fix!!

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Posted at 11:01 PM on February 2, 2012  

some of stuff was mentioned in the show like
wes told us kenny was fat
he mentions superheros a lot

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