Bam Margera

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Bam Margera

Born

9/28/1979, West Chester, Pennsylvania

Birth Name

Brandon Cole Margera

Gender

Male
8.5
out of 10
User Rating
358 votes

Biography

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Brandon Margera was born in 1979 to Phil and April Margera. His nickname which has stuck with him ever since he was a child came from his Grandad after realising Bam had a habit of running into things. Bam also has a brother Jess who is a member…more

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Trivia and Quotes

  • Trivia

    • Bam has a brand on his ass in the shape of a penis and because he didn't wash afterwards, it got infected and he had to go to hospital to get it checked out.

    • Bam has "Dr. J" tattooed on his lower lip.

    • Bam is part of the bands Gnarkill and The Dicamillo Sisters.

    • Bam cried two times during Jackass: number two.

    • On September 20, 2006, He was the guest on the radio talkshow Loveline.

    • Bam's favorite movies are Good Will Hunting, Mallrats, Lost Boys and Robin Hood: Men in Tights.

    • He is the nephew of Vincent "Don Vito" Margera.

    • In the summer of 2005 in Phoenix, Arizona he successfully landed "The Loop" which is a skateboarding trick. He became the 13th known skater to land it, and was the first street skater to successfully land it.

    • He hosts "Bam Radio," a weekly radio show on Sirius Satellite Radio.

    • Bam was voted "Favorite Athlete Turned TV Star" in a 2005 Teen People Poll.

    • In March 2005, He was arrested for unlawful possession of a dangerous weapon, after trying to pass through a security check-point at the LAX airport in Los Angeles with brass knuckles. He was released the next morning after posting $20,000 bond.

    • All of his sponsors are Element, Adio, Volcom, Diakka, Elestric, Spitfire, Destroyer, Jone's Soda and Cky.

    • He has his own production company called Bam Margera Productions.

    • He has the word "BOOKWORM" tattooed on his knuckles. There is a letter on each knuckle.

    • In the DVD comentary for Jackass: The Box Set, he said that Element Skateboards pays him two million dollars a year to wear their clothing.

    • He is a fan, friend and occasional video director for H.I.M.'s frontman, Ville Valo. Bam has licensed the band's logo, the heartagram (a pentagram with two points curved to incorporate a heart symbol), for personal use. Bam has even had himself tattooed with the heartagram.

    • He stars alongside Redjenn and Coach Blade Gallagher in a Roller Derby themed Right Guard Xtreme Deodorant commercial. Don Vito, also from his show, Viva La Bam, makes an appearance as well.

    • Margera is currently writing, producing, and directing his new feature film, a sequel to Haggard, titled Kiss a Good Man's Ass.

    • Favorite Skaters: Boulala, Keri Getz, Maldonado, Penny, Sarri, Hoofbite.
      Music: HIM, CKy, Death Metal, Turbonegro, Slayer.
      Influence: Ville Valo(lead singer of HIM).
      Food: Toasted bagel with mayo, lettuce, & tomato.
      Movies: Good Will Hunting, Mallrats, Lost Boys, Robin Hood: Men in Tights.
      Likes: S4 & A4, Hoof's gear, FDR park.
      Dislikes: Airport scenario, Tod Swank.
      Fashion tip: Tight black gear with white spray paint mist to look dirty.
      Funniest Thing Ever Heard: Ryan Gee said "Brushing your teeth is played out".

    • You can play as him on the following Tony Hawk games: THPS 3, THPS 4, THUG, and THUG 2. He shared a major role with Tony on Tony Hawk's Underground 2 (THUG 2).

    • Bam appears in Element's "ELEMENTality Video.

    • He has his own production company which is called "Bam Margera Productions".

    • He is of Italian descent.

    • He was dating a girl named Summer from Moose Jaw Saskatchewan.

    • Bam is no longer with Jenn Rivell. Jenn came on the Philly Q102 morning show and accused Bam of sleeping with women while on tour (Jessica Simpson mainly),paying his friends to agree with him on Viva La Bam, and forbidding her to drink alcohol.

    • In December 2004, Bam bought a 2005 Lamborghini which he painted with a custom-made purple. Bam calls it his Bamborghini.

    • He is 5'10 1/2 and his starsign is Libra.

    • He is afraid of snakes.

  • Quotes

    • Bam: (about seeing himself on a video game) It's definitely weird, because pretty much everybody owns the Tony Hawk videogame. Just going over to people's houses and watching play me as I walk in - that's actually happened a few times and that's so weird. It's like, "Dude, you're playing me right now." It was too weird.

    • Bam: (his life's philosophy) Do what you do and have fun doing it and try not to be too miserable.

    • Bam: This is where you come in. It's kinda all about image.

    • Bam: These trees and these old people have one thing in common - they're both going in the ground soon!

    • Bam: I just got the worst wake up of my life..so now i'm gonna take it out on Dunn.

    • Bam: I'm Bam Margera. And I feel like kicking my dad's ***, all day today.

SUBMIT REVIEW
  • bambam... what to say? they didnt have 'crazy' so i went with original haha

    9.0
    crazy as crazy gets. i may be a 19 year old girl, but who cares? i love jackass. it provides hours of random entertainment that you're thankful you're not taking part in. anddd even a little bit of being thankful i`m a female and i dont have the same junk. yikes. hes batsh** crazy, but... hes bam margera?! if he wasnt, things wouldnt be right in this world, haha. there should be another jackass... cuase... i mean REALLY?! they're crazy. haha. +ive got a mini crush on steve-o [yay dancing with the stars! haha] and knoxville. crazy devils. all of them. hahamoreless
  • I think bam has a great personality and would be a kick to be around. He is the hottest guy in the world and he has great tatoos. I think he is a ten.moreless

    10
    Bam your review is that you are fine. I wish we could Imeet. I think too much about you and in your movies you are fenominal. I dont have a hund red words to type, but it is alright. i cant wait to see jackass 3. haha. yeaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaah! Cradle of filth was cool on your show viva la bam. ohhhhhhhhhhh yeah. You are too good looking for your own good. Not to blow up your ego too much. a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a long letter is required here. dang dang damn okay then hows about it. a a a a a a a a a a a a maybe now i can say the end. this is terribly long and kinda hard oh well a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a.moreless
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