8 Things You Didn’t Know About The Impractical Jokers

Turned Down By Spike TV

The Tenderloins were on their way up when Spike TV signed them for a pilot show in 2008, but were eventually turned down as the network decided not to pursue the show. Three years later in 2011, the group submitted a video they filmed on an iPhone to Tru TV and were picked up for a 16-episode season.