Jesse James Returns to TV on American Chopper

Jesse James
With his on-again, off-again relationship with Kat Von D apparently hitting the skids, Jesse James has opted to return to his first love – bikes.

The motorcycle enthusiast – and ex-husband of Sandra Bullock – will make his return to television with an appearance on TLC”s motorcycle series American Chopper, according to

James, 42, will compete against the show”s father and son stars, Paul Teutul Sr. and Paul Teutul Jr., for the title of Master Bike Builder.

The special is scheduled to air on Dec. 5 and 6, with the first night featuring pre-taped footage of the trio building their respective bikes.

Viewers will be able to vote on the finished products, and the winner will be crowned live in Las Vegas on the second night, according to the report.