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Encyclopedia > Phil Margera
Phil in the movie CKY2K
Phil in the movie CKY2K

Philip Ron "Phil" Margera (born July 13, 1957 in Concordville, Pennsylvania, United States) is the father of Bam and Jess Margera and younger brother of Vincent "Don Vito" Margera. He appears on the MTV show Viva La Bam, and is also affiliated with CKY and Jackass. Easygoing and obese, he is married to April Margera who also participates in both the highs and lows of filmmaking. Image File history File links Philmargera. ... Image File history File links Philmargera. ... Cover of CKY2K DVD The CKY (Camp Kill Yourself) videos are an invention of West Chester, Pennsylvania boys Bam Margera and Brandon DiCamillo. ... July 13 is the 194th day (195th in leap years) of the year in the Gregorian Calendar, with 171 days remaining. ... 1957 (MCMLVII) was a common year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... See also: Concord Township, Delaware County, Pennsylvania. ... Brandon Cole Bam Margera (born September 28, 1979 in West Chester, Pennsylvania) is a professional skateboarder, creator of the CKY skate/prank/stunt videos, and radio personality. ... Jess Margera in the CKY Documentary Jess Margera (born Jesse Phillip Margera on August 28, 1978 in West Chester, Pennsylvania, United States) is the drummer in the horrible bands CKY, Foreign Objects, and Gnarkill. ... Vincent Margera (born July 3, 1956 in Concordville, Pennsylvania) is the uncle of Bam Margera and Jess Margera. ... MTV (Music Television) is an American cable television network headquartered in New York City. ... Viva La Bam was a television reality show on MTV focusing on the life of Bam Margera and his friends (mostly members of the CKY Crew) engaged in various practical jokes with one another, but mostly played out on his unsuspecting parents Phil & April, as well as his uncle Vincent... CKY (Camp Kill Yourself) is a rock band consisting of Deron Miller (vocals, guitar, bass), Chad Ginsburg (guitar, vocals, bass, producer), Jess Margera (drums), and Matt Dice Deis (bass). ... Look up jackass in Wiktionary, the free dictionary. ... Obesity is a condition in which the natural energy reserve, stored in the fatty tissue of humans and mammals, is increased to a point where it is a risk factor for certain health conditions or increased mortality. ... April Margera (born March 28, 1956 in Glen Mills, Pennsylvania, United States) aka Ape to fans of MTVs Viva La Bam, Jackass, and the CKY Trilogy. ...

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Life after "Viva La Bam"

Margera appeared on the second season of Celebrity Fit Club on VH1. When CFC2 began, Phil weighed in at 353 pounds. He lost the most weight on the show, losing a total of 41 pounds, down to 312 pounds. In season 4, both BoneCrusher and Tina Yothers beat Margera's record, losing 51 and 42 lbs. respectively. This article or section is not written in the formal tone expected of an encyclopedia article. ... VH1 (spelled VH-1 (Video Hits One) until 1994) is an American cable television channel that was created in January 1985 by Warner-Amex Satellite Entertainment (at the time a division of Warner Communications and owners of MTV, which originally came up with the idea of the channel). ... BoneCrusher BoneCrusher (born Wayne Hardnett in Atlanta, Georgia) is a rapper based out of Atlanta. ... Tina Yothers Tina Yothers (b. ...


During a weigh-in on the show, Phil claimed his reason for losing weight was to extend his life in order to spend more time with his granddaughter, Ava.


As shown on a Viva La Bam spring break special, Phil and April Margera remained in the home that the family were apparently given notice of eviction from at the end of Viva La Bam season 1.


Trivia

  • Margera appears as an unlockable character(with tightie whities) in the video game Tony Hawk's Underground 2.
  • He looks after his son Bam's finances. When Bam was asked if he would care if Phil ever ran away with it, Bam said he deserved the money.[1]
  • Has his own range of skateboard bushings entitled "Phil's Donuts".
  • Margera is a professional baker.
  • His heritage includes Italian and Pennsylvania Dutch descent. His mother is part Amish and was from Lilitz in Lancaster County, Pennsylvania.

It has been suggested that Tony Hawks Underground 2 Remix be merged into this article or section. ... The Pennsylvania Dutch (perhaps more strictly Pennsylvania Deitsch or Pennsylvanian German) are descendants of German speaking immigrants who came to Pennsylvania in the early 1700s. ... The Amish (IPA: , Pennsylvania Dutch: ) are an Anabaptist Christian denomination in the United States and Ontario, Canada that are known for their plain dress and limited use of modern devices such as automobiles and electricity. ... Lititz is a borough in Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, 6 miles (approximately 10 km) north of Lancaster. ... Lancaster County is a county located in the south-central portion of the state of Pennsylvania in the Susquehanna Valley. ...

References

  1. ^ From an interview with Bam on http://www.elementskateboards.com

External link

  • IMDb entry on Phil Margera
Jackass
Main Cast
Johnny Knoxville | Bam Margera | Steve-O | Chris Pontius | Ryan Dunn | Jason "Wee Man" Acuña | Preston Lacy | Dave England | Ehren McGhehey
Supporting Cast
Brandon DiCamillo | Theodore "Rake Yohn" Webb | Chris "Raab Himself" Raab | Phil Margera | April Margera | Jess Margera | Don Vito | Manny Puig
Crew
Jeff Tremaine | Spike Jonze | Dimitry Elyashkevich | Rick Kosick | Lance Bangs
Television shows
Jackass | Wildboyz | Viva La Bam | Homewrecker
Films
Jackass: The Movie (stunts) | Jackass Number Two (stunts)
Miscellaneous
Big Brother | Corona | CKY Crew | CKY Videos | Gnarkill | Radio Bam | Haggard: The Movie
v  d  e
CKY
CKY Crew
Members: Bam Margera | Ryan Dunn | Brandon DiCamillo | Ted "Rake Yohn" Webb | Chris "Raab Himself" Raab | Vincent "Don Vito" Margera | Full list

Video/Film: CKY Videos (1999 Р2003) | Jackass: The Movie (2002) | Jackass Number Two (2006) | Haggard: The Movie (2003) Jackass is an American television series, originally shown on MTV from 2000 to 2002, featuring people performing various dangerous, ridiculous, and self-injuring stunts and pranks. ... Philip John Clapp (born on March 11, 1971 in Knoxville, Tennessee) is an American comic actor and daredevil, best known as the co-creator and principal star of the MTV series Jackass. ... Brandon Cole Bam Margera (born September 28, 1979 in West Chester, Pennsylvania) is a professional skateboarder, creator of the CKY skate/prank/stunt videos, and radio personality. ... Steve-Os mug shot courtesy of The Smoking Gun. ... Chris Pontius has been married to Claire Nolan since October 2004. ... Ryan Dunn (born June 11, 1977 in Medina, Ohio, United States), also known as Random Hero , was a member of MTVs Viva La Bam, Homewrecker, and the CKY Crew. ... Jason Bryant Acu̱a (born May 16, 1973) in Huntington Beach, California [1]), better known as Wee-Man, is one of the stars of Jackass on MTV and the host of NESNs skateboarding show 54321. ... This article or section does not cite its references or sources. ... Dave England, credited frequently as Chef Dave, Dek or Darf, (born December 30, 1969 in Ventura, California) was a regular on the MTV series Jackass. ... Ehren McGhehey (born November 29, 1976 in McMinnville, Oregon) appeared on the MTV show Jackass. ... DiCamillo on the set of Viva La Bam Brandon Ralph DiCamillo (born November 15, 1976 in West Chester, Pennsylvania, United States) is a founding member of the CKY Crew and has risen to fame through appearances in the CKY video series and MTVs Jackass and Viva la Bam shows. ... Rake on the cover of CKY2K Theodore Ted Webb, better known as Rake Yohn (born January 20, 1975 in West Chester, Pennsylvania, United States) is a member of the CKY Crew, a regular in the CKY Videos and on MTVs Viva La Bam, and a former member of the... Raab Himself (center) with HIM singer Ville Valo (right) Chris Raab, credited frequently as Raab Himself (born May 21, 1980 in Willow Grove, Pennsylvania), is an active crew member of Viva La Bam and appeared frequently in MTVs Jackass. ... April Margera (born March 28, 1956 in Glen Mills, Pennsylvania, United States) aka Ape to fans of MTVs Viva La Bam, Jackass, and the CKY Trilogy. ... Jess Margera in the CKY Documentary Jess Margera (born Jesse Phillip Margera on August 28, 1978 in West Chester, Pennsylvania, United States) is the drummer in the horrible bands CKY, Foreign Objects, and Gnarkill. ... Vincent Margera (born July 3, 1956 in Concordville, Pennsylvania) is the uncle of Bam Margera and Jess Margera. ... Manny Puig is an animal expert who appears on numerous episodes of Wildboyz. ... Jeff Tremaine is an American film and television producer/director, and, along with Johnny Knoxville and Spike Jonze, one of the creators of MTVs Jackass. ... Spike Jonze with the Silver Bear award for directing the movie Adaptation. ... Born on 23 February 1975 in Minsk, Belarus. ... This article needs to be cleaned up to conform to a higher standard of quality. ... Fred Armisen (left) with Lance Bangs Lance Bangs (born September 4, 1972 in Sacramento, California) is a documentary filmmaker and music video director, who has created videos for Sonic Youth, Nirvana, Green Day, the Arcade Fire, the Shins, Belle & Sebastian, the Yeah Yeah Yeahs, R.E.M., Mike Watt, Death... Jackass is an American television series, originally shown on MTV from 2000 to 2002, featuring people performing various dangerous, ridiculous, and self-injuring stunts and pranks. ... Wildboyz, which debuted in 2003 on MTV and moved to MTV2 in its third season, is a spin-off and follow-up to Jackass. ... Viva La Bam was a television reality show on MTV focusing on the life of Bam Margera and his friends (mostly members of the CKY Crew) engaged in various practical jokes with one another, but mostly played out on his unsuspecting parents Phil & April, as well as his uncle Vincent... Homewrecker is a show on MTV hosted by former Jackass star Ryan Dunn. ... Jackass: The Movie Jackass: The Movie directed by Jeff Tremaine was released on October 25, 2002 with the tagline Do not attempt this at home. ... Jackass Number Two is the sequel to the 2002 comedy film, Jackass: The Movie. ... This is a listing of stunts and skits performed for the film Jackass Number Two. ... This article or section does not cite its references or sources. ... Corona is a song by American punk/alternative trio The Minutemen, which was composed by the bands lead singer and guitarist D. Boon. ... From left to right: Brandon Dicamillo, Jess Margera, Rake Yohn, Raab Himself (falling), Bam Margera, and Ryan Dunn make up a good portion of the CKY Crew. ... Cover of CKY2K DVD The CKY (Camp Kill Yourself) videos are an invention of West Chester, Pennsylvania boys Bam Margera and Brandon DiCamillo. ... Gnarkill is a band that comprises CKY band member Jess Margera on drums, as well as CKY Crew members Brandon DiCamillo as the lead singer and Bam Margera on keyboards, with Rich Vose on the guitar, and Matt Cole on the mixer. ... Radio Bam is a Sirius Satellite Radio show on channel 28, Faction. ... From left to right: Brandon Dicamillo, Jess Margera, Rake Yohn, Raab Himself (falling), Bam Margera, and Ryan Dunn make up a good portion of the CKY Crew. ... Brandon Cole Bam Margera (born September 28, 1979 in West Chester, Pennsylvania) is a professional skateboarder, creator of the CKY skate/prank/stunt videos, and radio personality. ... Ryan Dunn (born June 11, 1977 in Medina, Ohio, United States), also known as Random Hero , was a member of MTVs Viva La Bam, Homewrecker, and the CKY Crew. ... DiCamillo on the set of Viva La Bam Brandon Ralph DiCamillo (born November 15, 1976 in West Chester, Pennsylvania, United States) is a founding member of the CKY Crew and has risen to fame through appearances in the CKY video series and MTVs Jackass and Viva la Bam shows. ... Rake on the cover of CKY2K Theodore Ted Webb, better known as Rake Yohn (born January 20, 1975 in West Chester, Pennsylvania, United States) is a member of the CKY Crew, a regular in the CKY Videos and on MTVs Viva La Bam, and a former member of the... Raab Himself (center) with HIM singer Ville Valo (right) Chris Raab, credited frequently as Raab Himself (born May 21, 1980 in Willow Grove, Pennsylvania), is an active crew member of Viva La Bam and appeared frequently in MTVs Jackass. ... Vincent Margera (born July 3, 1956 in Concordville, Pennsylvania) is the uncle of Bam Margera and Jess Margera. ... From left to right: Brandon Dicamillo, Jess Margera, Rake Yohn, Raab Himself (falling), Bam Margera, and Ryan Dunn make up a good portion of the CKY Crew. ... The core members of the CKY Crew The CKY video series is a series of skate videos produced by West Chester, Pennsylvania residents and Jackass stars Bam Margera and Brandon DiCamillo. ... Jackass: The Movie Jackass: The Movie directed by Jeff Tremaine was released on October 25, 2002 with the tagline Do not attempt this at home. ... Jackass Number Two is the sequel to the 2002 comedy film, Jackass: The Movie. ...


TV/Radio series: Jackass | Viva La Bam | Homewrecker | Radio Bam Jackass is an American television series, originally shown on MTV from 2000 to 2002, featuring people performing various dangerous, ridiculous, and self-injuring stunts and pranks. ... Viva La Bam was a television reality show on MTV focusing on the life of Bam Margera and his friends (mostly members of the CKY Crew) engaged in various practical jokes with one another, but mostly played out on his unsuspecting parents Phil & April, as well as his uncle Vincent... Homewrecker is a show on MTV hosted by former Jackass star Ryan Dunn. ... Radio Bam is a Sirius Satellite Radio show on channel 28, Faction. ...

CKY - the band
Members: Deron Miller | Chad I. Ginsburg | Jess Margera | Matt Deis

Albums: Volume 1 (1999) | Volume 2 (1999) | Infiltrate•Destroy•Rebuild (2002) | An Ånswer Can Be Found (2005) CKY (Camp Kill Yourself) is a rock band consisting of Deron Miller (vocals, guitar, bass), Chad Ginsburg (guitar, vocals, bass, producer), Jess Margera (drums), and Matt Dice Deis (bass). ... Deron Miller in the CKY documentary Deron John Miller (born May 21, 1976 in Chester, Pennsylvania, USA) is the lead singer, guitarist and songwriter for CKY (also known as Camp Kill Yourself) which has been through various incarnations since he co-founded it with Jess Margera in 1994. ... Chad I. Ginsburg is the lead guitarist and mixer/producer of the modern rock band CKY. He also plays bass. ... Jess Margera in the CKY Documentary Jess Margera (born Jesse Phillip Margera on August 28, 1978 in West Chester, Pennsylvania, United States) is the drummer in the horrible bands CKY, Foreign Objects, and Gnarkill. ... Matthew Christopher Deis (born December 13th, 1983 in Peterborough, New Hampshire) is a professional musician and currently the bassist for the band CKY. He has an associates degree in music performance. ... Volume 1 Was one of the first seven basic volumes of Yuugiou (or, Yu-Gi-Oh!) released in Japan. ... Volume 2 was released by CKY in 1999. ... Infiltrate•Destroy•Rebuild, sometimes referred to by the intials IDR, is CKYs second studio album. ... An Ã…nswer Can Be Found is CKYs third release, released on June 28, 2005 by Island Records. ...


See also: Gnarkill | Foreign Objects Gnarkill is a band that comprises CKY band member Jess Margera on drums, as well as CKY Crew members Brandon DiCamillo as the lead singer and Bam Margera on keyboards, with Rich Vose on the guitar, and Matt Cole on the mixer. ... Foreign Objects was a metal band created by Deron Miller and Jess Margera in West Chester, PA in 1995. ...

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Viva La Bam DVD Reviewed on RevolutionHomeTheater.com (832 words)
Margera’s kooky cast of cohorts all seemingly sport scruffy beards, goatees, tattoos and all have little concern for their own safety.
Bam is already ahead of Phil, as he has peppered all of the walls of Phil’s favorite eateries with posters that say "Don’t Feed Phil" and have Phil’s picture on it.
In the end of season one, the Margeras were actually given notice that they are being kicked out of the town for a long list of reasons, including illegal building without permits, noise violations, illegal skateboarding events and public nuisance complaints.
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