He is a very talented skateboarder. He documented his battle with cancer (as well as the surgery itself) for his TV show, "The Tom Green Cancer Special." He formed a production company titled "Bob Green Films," named after his uncle Bob Green. One of the stunts on his TV show was televising him setting fire to the Canadian flag. He is very close friends with fellow MTV shock-comic Andy Dick. They have collaborated on several projects together. He received three MTV Movie Awards.