Are mike Ballard & Jesse James Dupree brothers?

No. Jesse James Dupree and Michael Ballard are best buddies and business partners. They’re on the hit TV Show, Full Throttle Saloon, aired on TruTV.

In 2000, Michael Ballard met Jesse James Dupree and they became friends. Dupree is the executive producer and creator of the MTV series "Two-A-Days" and the lead singer of the band Jackyl.

The two entered into numerous business ventures together and after a couple of years decided to pitch the idea of a reality show, focusing on Ballard and the demands of running the Full Throttle Saloon.

Going to the 74th Annual Sturgis Motorcycle Rally, August 4-10, 2014? Call 605-490-2140 to reserve a Full Throttle Saloon cabin. Availability goes from June 1st through the end of the Rally.

Catch new episodes of Full Throttle Saloon on TruTV, Mondays at 10pm!

Updated on Tuesday, January 21 2014 at 03:32AM EST
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