Bam Margera was born on 28th September 1979 in West Chester, Pennsylvania. He is a professional American skateboarder, TV & radio Personality and stunt performer. His full name is Brandon Cole Bam Margera. His mother is April Margera and his father is Phil Margera. His elder brother is Jess Margera and Vincent Margera is his uncle. He used to run into walls and for that reason; his grandfather gave him the nickname of Bam.
At first, Margera got engaged with a divorced single mother Jenn Rivell but they split in 2005 and Margera filed for protection from abuse against Rivell. Later, in 2006 he got engaged to his childhood friend Melissa Missy Rothstein and they got hitched in February 2007 and their wedding chronicled on the series of MTV titled Bam’s Unholy Union. But the couple divorced in November 2012. He once again got married with Nicole Boyd on 5th October 2013.
Education: He attended East high School. During high school, he appeared in the articles of a magazine named Big Brother magazine and made CKY videos with his elder brother and his friends. Later on, he dropped out from school after his friend Chris Raab got suspended on account of smearing feces on lockers and he took admission there only because of his friend Chris.
Career: He came to limelight after appearing in a show titled Jackass Crew on MTV channel. He has acted in Viva La Bam and Bam’s Unholy Union on MTV. He has appeared in all three of Jackass movies including Minghags and Haggard. He also co-directed and wrote all of them.
He used to shoot videos of himself and his friend’s skateboarding and stunting which later on turned into CKY video series. Moreover, he released CKY, CKY2K, CKY3 and CKY4 independently. The former editor of the big brother named Jeff Tremaine notice his videos and made him a part of the team of Jackass from MTV channel.
He starred in Jackass: The movie, Jackass 3D, Jackass 3.5 and Jackass Number Two. Jackass 3D was released in October 2010 and broke all the box-office records.
In 2003 he co-wrote, directed and acted in the movie titled Haggard which was based on the real-life incidences of one of his friends. He has also directed Minghags which is a sequel to his movie Haggard. In 2004, he started a Sirius Satellite Radio Show called Radio bam on Sirius channel 28 Faction. He worked in an MTV series titled Viva La Bam and which continued for five seasons from 2003 to 2005.
In 2005, he released his own music label named Filthy Note Records. He has successfully directed several music videos like Buried Alive by Love, The Sacrament, Solitary Man and Love Said No. he has also played the keyboard in a band named Gnarkjil. In March 2006 he was arrested due to having a dangerous weapon in his possession unlawfully but later on, he got released.
In 2007, Margera got engaged and his wedding was shot for Bam’s Unholy Union which was a follow-up to Viva La Bam series. In 2008, he played a non-sex role in the movie titled Gina Lynn which was a pornographic film. In 2009, he appeared on Nitro Circus. In December 2008 he released a Christmas-themed movie titled Bam Margera Presents: Where the #$& is Santa.
In September 2008 Margera established a bar/theater named the note in his hometown of West Chester, Pennsylvania but due to some issued it closed in January 2014. In 2009, he released a book titled Serious as Dog Dirt which contained private pictures and writings.
Currently, he appears on a TV program titled Bam’s world Domination which was premiered in October 2010. In March 2010 Bam appeared on a VH1 reality televisions show titled Family Therapy with Dr. Jenn along with his mother April Margera. He played a cameo role in the movies named Grind and Destroying America.
His skateboarding career was started during 1997 and 1998 when he was sponsored by Toy Machine Skateboards. He was a member of Team Element since 2001 but he left the team in 2016. In 2016 he took a retirement from skateboarding.
He became the 13th skater to land the loop in Phoenix, Arizona and he was the first ever street skater to make that record. He has also appeared in many video games like Tony Hawk’s Pro Skater, Tony Hawk’s American Wasteland, and Scarface: the World is Yours and Tony Hawk’s Proving Around.
Bam Margera Net Worth in year 2017 is approximately $55 Million US Dollars
His estimated net worth is $55 million US dollars as of 2017. The sources of his income are Film, Television, Music and skateboarding. Such an excellent net worth includes stock investments, sponsorships, advertisements, endorsements, property investments and so on. He is quite popular over the social media network and has a huge fan following which is rapidly increasing day by day.
Bam Margera Assets
He has a luxurious and beautiful villa of worth $5 million in Los Angeles.
He is the proud owner of a huge and impressive car collection. Some of the best from his collection are Porsche Panamera, Audi R8, Lamborghini Gallardo and Lamborghini Murcielago.
Bam Margera Business Model
He runs his own production company named Bam Margera productions.
He has got sponsored by Speed Metal Bearing, Electric Sunglasses, Volcom, Adio Footwear, and Landscaped wheels, Destructo Trucks, Destroyer Trucks and Fairman’s Skateshop.
He is also the owner of West Chester-based bar and theater, called The Note. Being all-rounder money has never been a hassle to him and he has established himself as a successful businessman by his intellect and sense of dealing with the things.
He has recently released his new FFU self-titled album which features a bunch of talented artist like Guttermouth, Black Cowgirl, and The Company Band and so on. This year on 21st May he will appear at The Underworld Camden in London, United Kingdom.
He lives a rapid paced life and he has had many accidents and downfalls through his journey. He has set a great example for the youth all over the world who really want to make their dream a reality. He is still growing with each passing day and improving himself. We wish him luck and success for the upcoming years and the rest of his life.