Jeremy Clarkson has revealed the results of his “most dangerous stunt” ever: a bloodied nose and blackened face.

The former Top Gear host is currently filming his new Amazon Prime motoring show.

Warning fans on Thursday night, he wrote:


Jeremy, 55, clearly was not joking, as he shared a photograph with his six million Twitter followers on Friday evening showing blood dripping from his nose.

Jeremy Clarkson tweeted picture of himself


In response to one fan, who accused him of using make-up to create the effect, he wrote: “You’re going to feel silly when you see the show. It so isn’t make-up.”

The stunt appears to have taken place in Jordan.

The TV presenter joked:


…Before clarifying several hours later:


Jeremy’s new show, which he will present alongside Richard Hammond and James May, is scheduled for an autumn release date.

This will follow the launch of the BBC’s revamped Top Gear in May, with Chris Evans at the helm.

James May, Jeremy Clarkson and Richard Hammond

James May, Jeremy Clarkson and Richard Hammond (Amazon Prime Video)