Bam Margera Biography
The well-known former professional skateboarder, stunt performer, television host, and director from the United States of America is Brandon Cole “Bam” Margera. On September 28, 1979, he was born. He rose to fame in the early 2000s and has maintained his reputation ever since as one of the stars of the MTV reality stunt program Jackass and its later sequels.
Bam also co-wrote and directed the movies Haggard and Minghags, as well as the Jackass spinoff series Viva La Bam, Bam’s Unholy Union, Bam’s World Domination, and Bam’s Bad Ass Game Show.
Bam Margera Age
Margera was born in 1978, making him 43 years old at the moment.
Bam Margera Career
Margera started filming skateboarding and trick videos of himself and his pals. The CKY video series eventually evolved from these videos. He alone launched CKY. Additionally, the books CKY2K, CKY3, and CKY4 have been published.
Former Major Brother editor Jeff Tremaine saw Margera’s videos after CKY’s big break and invited him to join the group that would become MTV’s Jackass. While Margera and Ryan Dunn became mainstays of the cast, other CKY employees had smaller or larger roles in the production as well.
Margera portrayed four young men who go with a professional skateboarder from Chicago to California in the 2003 film Grind. Numerous Jackass members, professional skateboarders, and other renowned individuals make cameo appearances in the film.
Margera’s wedding in 2007 was filmed for the film Bam’s Unholy Union, which was released after Viva la Bam.In the months leading up to their nuptials, the program follows Margera, his fiancée, Missy Rothstein, and their friends.
Margera starred in Jackass 3D, which shattered box office records, in October 2010. The first episode of Bam’s World Domination, a half-hour television program on Spike that debuted on October 13, 2010, features both Margera and skateboarder Tim O’Connor.
Toy Machine Skateboards sponsored Margera in 1997 and 1998, when he was just beginning his career as a professional skater. Margera joined Squad Element, an exhibition team for Element Skateboards, in 2001.
Margera left the team in 2016 and is no longer a member. Volcom, Landspeed Wheels, Destroyer Trucks, Destructo Trucks, Adio Footwear, Electric Sunglasses, Speed Metal Bearings, and Fairman’s Skateshop were among the companies that offered support to him at various points.
Margera stopped competing in professional skateboarding in 2022 and no longer had any significant sponsors. Margera has appeared in three independently written, produced, and released films.
In the indie film Haggard (2003), which was based on the life of his buddy Ryan Dunn, he wrote, directed, and performed. Dunn played himself in the lead role, with Margera portraying “Valo,” a persona modeled by himself and his singer and friend Ville Valo.
The director of Kiss a Good Man’s Ass also produced the film. The film, a rough adaptation of the book, has Haggard’s “trash juicer.” On April 5, 2007, gunfire was heard.
Bam Margera Present
Where Is Santa?, a holiday-themed film, was also released by Margera in December 2008. In the film, Bam and his buddies travel to Finland’s Arctic Circle in an effort to locate Santa Claus. Ville Valo from HIM, the Dudesons, Hanoi Rocks, and Mark the Bagger all appear in the film.
On November 24, 2004, Margera launched Radio Bam, a weekly Sirius Satellite Radio program on Sirius channel 28. Margera and his pals from the CKY and Jackass teams were the first guests to appear on the program.
Margera founded the music label Filthy Note Records in 2005. For several bands, including CKY, Clutch, Turbonegro, Viking Skull, and others, she has created music videos. In 2013, a post on Margera’s band, Fuckface Unstoppable, appeared on the Buddyhead website. The author questioned whether the band was joking around (“a comedy band?”).
Bam Margera Family
Margera’s parents are Phil and April Margera. He shares the same parents as his brother, Jess Margera. He is the nephew of Vincent “Don Vito” Margera.
Bam Margera Wife
Nicole Boyd is married to Margera. Since 2013, they have been married.
Bam Margera Children
Phoenix Wolf Margera is the name of Margera’s daughter.
Bam Margera Net Worth
Margera’s net worth is reportedly about $5 million.