Bam Margera is an American professional skateboarder, musician, artist, and television personality.
Bam first broke onto the national scene as a 13 year old pro-skater known for his creative street style and wild antics. As a teenager he created the CKY video series, which featured skating, pranks, and stunts, all filmed in his hometown of West Chester, Pennsylvania. After gaining national attention, Bam appeared in MTV’s Jackass television series. He has since appeared in MTV’s Viva La Bam and Bam’s Unholy Union, all three Jackass movies, and directed and co-wrote his own feature length films: Haggard and Minghags.
In addition to Bam’s television and film projects, he continues to be heavily involved in the music industry. Bam has worked with various musicians by directing music videos, releasing compilation albums highlighting his favorite bands (Viva La Bands 1 & 2) and subsequent tour, in addition to hosting his own radio show on Sirius Satellite Radio titled Radio Bam. Recently, Bam has toured the world with his band Fuckface Unstoppable and released multiple albums, in addition to his recent Evesdroppers album release.
Bam has been featured in various Tony Hawk video games, as well as the main character in Activision’s Tony Hawk’s Underground, one of the best selling sports video games of all time. He has been on the cover or featured in top publications like Rolling Stone, People, Sports Illustrated, ESPN the Mag, Complex, Revolver, and more.
Bam Margera merchandise is the best selling of any other signature series in action sports.