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Bam Margera

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Brandon Cole "Bam" Margera (/mɑrˈdʒɛərə/ or mar-JAIR-ə; born September 28, 1979) is an American professional skateboarder, television and radio personality, actor and daredevil. He released a series of videos under the CKY banner and came to prominence after being drafted into MTV's Jackass crew. He has since appeared in MTV's Viva La Bam and Bam's Unholy Union, all three Jackass movies, and Haggard and Minghags, both of which he co-wrote and directed. Margera was born in West Chester, Pennsylvania, to Phil and April Margera. He is the younger brother of Jess Margera and nephew of Vincent Margera. His grandfather nicknamed him "Bam" at the age of three after his habit of running into walls. He attended East High School and cites friend Chris Raab as his only reason for attending high school. Margera began shooting videos of himself and his friends skateboarding and doing stunts, which eventually turned into the CKY video series. He independently released CKY. CKY2K, CKY3 and CKY4 have also been released. CKY stands for "Camp Kill Yourself", a reference to the film Sleepaway Camp. These early videos feature many of Margera's friends, including Ryan Dunn, Brandon DiCamillo, Rake

Margera RIPS Ebert -- SHUT UP About Ryan Dunn

Margera RIPS Ebert -- SHUT UP About Ryan Dunn

Bam Margera is FURIOUS with Roger Ebert -- telling the the movie critic to shut his "fat f*cking mouth" over a tweet Ebert posted earlier today, criticizing Bam's friend and "Jackass" co-star Ryan… READ MORE >

Bam Margera's Parents: Bam Is 'Devastated'

Bam Margera's Parents: Bam Is 'Devastated'

Bam Margera is "devastated" after hearing news of his friend Ryan Dunn's death today -- and according to Bam's parents, they're worried about their son.April and Phil Margera sat for an emotional… READ MORE >

- 1408 days ago
Ryan Dunn Dead -- 'Jackass' Star Dies In Car Crash

Ryan Dunn Dead
'Jackass' Star Dies in Car Crash

"Jackass" star Ryan Dunn died in a car crash in Pennsylvania early this morning ... TMZ has confirmed with Bam Margera's mother. 34-year-old Dunn appeared in all of the "Jackass" movies --… READ MORE >

- 1408 days ago
Bam Margera: My Lambo Was POISONED!

Bam Margera: My Lambo Was POISONED!

Bam Margera's quarter-million-dollar Lamborghini just took a $45,000 beating -- and according to Bam, it's all because his friend dumped the wrong fuel in the gas tank.Bam fired off in a Twitter… READ MORE >

- 1412 days ago
Bam Margera -- The Black Eye Photo

Bam Margera
The Black Eye Photo

Bam Margera is still sporting the black eye he obtained after a woman kicked him in the face at a hotel in Texas last week ... and now TMZ has a photo of the damage. As we first reported, Bam says… READ MORE >

- 1498 days ago
Bam Margera -- K.O.'d In Bloody Texas Hotel Fight

Bam Margera K.O.'d in
Bloody Texas Hotel Fight

"Jackass" star Bam Margera was knocked out cold after getting into a fight on the 11th floor of a Texas hotel last week  ... TMZ has learned. Bam tells TMZ ... he was at the SXSW festival… READ MORE >

- 1499 days ago
Bam Margera -- Privates Screening of 'Jackass 3D'

Bam Margera
Private Screening of 'Jackass 3D'

Bam Margera's nearest and dearest just got their first whiff of the latest bone-crushing "Jackass" installment ... thanks to an invite-only screening set up by Bam himself.Bam held the private… READ MORE >

- 1665 days ago
TMZ Live: Sheen, Obama and The Situation

TMZ Live: Sheen, Obama and The Situation

We took your questions on everything  -- including Charlie Sheen's car going over a cliff again, the First Lady rolling through West Hollywood and The Situation being a diva on the set of… READ MORE >

- 1778 days ago
Bam Margera -- Check Out My Bloody, Stapled Head

Bam Margera:
Check Out My Bloody, Stapled Head

When Bam Margera claimed that doctors had to literally staple his head back together after a woman allegedly cracked him with a bat a few days ago -- he wasn't kidding. Bam was hanging poolside in… READ MORE >

- 1778 days ago
Bam: Concussion Screwed Up 'Jackass 3-D' Shoot

Bam Concussion
Screwed Up 'Jackass 3-D' Shoot

Bam Margera has a pretty ridiculous problem on his hands -- he says the concussion he suffered this past weekend screwed up his upcoming shoot for "Jackass 3-D" ... because his stunt involved… READ MORE >

- 1779 days ago

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