Bam Margera

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Brandon Cole Margera, better known as Bam Margera, was born on September 28, 1979 in West Chester, Pennsylvania, to April Margera (née Cole) and Phil Margera. He was given the name Bam at age three, by his grandfather, after his habit of running into walls. He is of Italian (from his paternal grandfather), German, English, and Welsh descent. In ... See full bio »

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 2021 Jackass 4 (Documentary) (concepts by) (filming)
 2011 Jackass 3.5 (Video documentary) (concepts by)
 2010 Jackass 3D (Documentary) (concepts by)
 2009 Minghags (written by)
 2009 CKY: The Making of 'A#1 Roller Rager' (TV Movie) (written by)
 2008 Where the #$&% Is Santa? (Video) (story) / (written by)
 2006 Jackass Number Two (Documentary) (concepts by)
 2005 Jackass: Volume One (Video)
 2005 HIM: The Making of Dark Light (TV Movie documentary) (written by)
 2003-2005 Viva la Bam (TV Series) (creator - 37 episodes)
- Bam on the River (2005) ... (creator)
- Where's Vito (2005) ... (creator)
- Vito's Revenge (2005) ... (creator)
- Ape's Birthday Surprise (2005) ... (creator)
- Viva La Brazil (2005) ... (creator)
 2005 Bam Margera Presents: Viva La Bands (Video short) (creator)
 2003 HIM: The Making of 'Buried Alive by Love' (TV Short documentary) (written by)
 2003 CKY Trilogy: Round 1 (Video) (creator) / (written by)
 2003 CKY Trilogy: Round 2 (Video) (written by)
 2003 Haggard (Video) (written by)
 2002 Jackass: The Movie (Documentary) (concepts by)
 2001 CKY 3 (Video)
 2000 CKY2K (Video documentary) (written by - as Bam)
 1999 Landspeed: CKY (Video)
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Other Works:

2004 - Directed HIM's "Solitary Man" music video. See more »

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2 Interviews | See more »

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Cameo | Facebook | See more »

Alternate Names:

Bamargera | Bam | Brandon Cole Margera | Brandon Margera | Brendan Margera


5' 7½" (1.71 m)

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Personal Quote:

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


His favorite Cradle of Filth album is "Nymphetamine". He also has the title tattooed on his arm. See more »


Constantly torments his parents, Phil and April, in Jackass stunts See more »


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