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Encyclopedia > Vincent Margera
Vincent "Don Vito" Margera
Born July 3, 1956 (1956-07-03) (age 51)
Concordville, Pennsylvania
Occupation Actor

Vincent Margera, more commonly known as Don Vito, (born July 3, 1956 in Concordville, Pennsylvania) is a reality television personality best known for his appearances in Viva La Bam, Jackass, Haggard, and the CKY videos alongside his nephew Bam. If you hold the copyright to an image (e. ... is the 184th day of the year (185th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 1956 (MCMLVI) was a leap year starting on Sunday (link will display full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... See also: Concord Township, Delaware County, Pennsylvania. ... is the 184th day of the year (185th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 1956 (MCMLVI) was a leap year starting on Sunday (link will display full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... See also: Concord Township, Delaware County, Pennsylvania. ... Viva La Bam was a reality television series that starred Bam Margera and his crew. ... Look up jackass in Wiktionary, the free dictionary. ... Cover of CKY2K DVD The CKY (Camp Kill Yourself) videos are an invention of West Chester, Pennsylvania boys Bam Margera and Brandon DiCamillo. ... 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. ...

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Biography

Vincent Margera is the older brother of Phil Margera, brother in-law of April Margera and uncle of Jess (CKY band drummer) and Bam Margera. He is unmarried and lives in West Chester, PA, although a condition of his arrest in August 2006 required him to remain in Colorado. His home can be seen in Haggard: The Movie and various episodes of Viva La Bam. 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. ... 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 videos. ... 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 band CKY and its predecessor Foreign Objects. ... This article does not cite any references or sources. ... 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. ...


Margera is usually referred to as "Don Vito," a nickname given to him by nephew Bam referring to his near unintelligible speech reminiscent of Don Vito Corleone, of The Godfather, as well as saluting the Margera family's Italian heritage. Marlon Brando as Don Corleone in The Godfather, from Paramount Pictures via the Canadian Press Vito Corleone is the fictional head of one of the five big New York Mafia families in Mario Puzos novel The Godfather and its 1972 movie adaptation. ... This article is about the 1972 film. ... An Italian-American is an American of Italian descent either born in America or someone who has immigrated. ...


Unlike his brother Phil, who is depicted as kind, easygoing and quiet, Vito is loud and obnoxious. Margera is obese, and is often difficult to understand while speaking (especially when frustrated or angry), forcing subtitles to be used for much of what he says in Viva La Bam. Even then, much of his dialogue is either gibberish or unintelligible. He has partial sight in one eye and makes no secret of his love for the female form, particularly breasts. Obesity is an excess storage of fat and can affect any mammal, such as the mouse on the left. ... Strabismus (from Greek: στραβισμός strabismos, from στραβίζειν strabizein to squint, from στραβός strabos squinting, squint-eyed[1]) is a condition in which the eyes are not properly aligned with each other. ...


In 2007, Don Vito featured in Redman's new music video "Put It Down", where he plays a police officer alongside Donnell Rawlings from the Chappelle's Show. Reginald Reggie Noble (born April 17, 1970), better known by his stage name Redman, is an American rapper. ... A music video is a short film or video that accompanies a complete piece of music, most commonly a song. ... Put it Down is the first single from Redmans 6th album Red Gone Wild. ... Police officers in South Australia A police officer (or policeman/policewoman) is a warranted worker of a police force. ... Donnell Rawlings in Car Babes (2007). ... Chappelles Show is an American comedy television series starring comedian Dave Chappelle. ...


In March of 2007, Don Vito starred along with Ryan Dunn in a Viva la Bam-like, direct to DVD film, entitled "Dunn and Vito's Rock Tour". The film was released March 20, 2007. This article does not cite any references or sources. ... Viva La Bam was a reality television series that starred Bam Margera and his crew. ...


Arrest for sexual assault

On Friday, August 18, 2006, Don Vito was arrested at the Colorado Mills Mall in Lakewood, Colorado for allegedly groping three underage girls (two 12-year-olds and one 14-year-old) inappropriately at an autograph signing and was subsequently held with bail set at $50,000.[1] He posted bond around 10 PM the following Monday. As a condition of his bond, Margera was ordered not to possess any alcohol, drugs, or weapons, and is not permitted to contact the victims. Colorado Mills is a 1. ... Lakewood is a city located in Jefferson County, Colorado. ... A sign on a station platform in Osaka, Japan, showing the boarding point for a ladies-only car. ... This article does not cite any references or sources. ... This article does not cite its references or sources. ... A weapon is a tool used to kill or incapacitate a person or animal, or destroy a military target. ...


As a result of the arrest, the stunts involving Don Vito were removed from the theatrical and DVD release of Jackass Number Two, but several stunts were briefly shown in previews leading up to his arrest. He also did not appear on Bam's new show, Unholy Union because of his arrest.[2] Jackass Number Two (also known as Jackass Two or Number Two) is the sequel to the 2002 comedy film, Jackass: The Movie, itself based upon the MTV series. ... Bams Unholy Union is a TV series that aired on MTV and MTV Canada. ...


During a preliminary hearing on February 1, 2007, the arresting officer, Melissa Mayne, testified that Vito called her and a fellow officer "psycho bitches" during his arrest. Vito is represented by Pamela Mackey, the same lawyer who defended Kobe Bryant.[3] There was an arraignment hearing on March 5, 2007 at which Vito pleaded not guilty. Next will be a motions hearing on May 25, 2007 and a five-day jury trial which was scheduled to begin on August 27, 2007,[4], but was rescheduled for October 22. Margera now faces 12 felony counts of violating his bail conditions. The hearing on the bail-violation charges was set for September 5. If convicted of those counts, Margera could be sentenced to up to 18 months in prison (according to Yahoo! Entertainment News). Within some criminal justice systems, a preliminary hearing (evidentiary hearing) is a meeting, after a criminal complaint has been filed by the prosecutor, to determine whether, and to what extent, criminal charges and civil cause of actions will be heard (by a court), what evidence will be admitted, and what... Kobe Bryant (born August 23, 1978) is an American All-Star shooting guard in the National Basketball Association who plays for the Los Angeles Lakers. ... Arraignment is a common law term for the formal reading of a criminal complaint, in the presence of the defendant, to inform him of the charges against him. ... In criminal law, an acquittal is the legal result of a verdict of not guilty, or some similar end of the proceeding that terminates it with prejudice without a verdict of guilty being entered against the accused. ... This article is in need of attention from an expert on the subject. ... It has been suggested that this article or section be merged with Jury. ...


On a recent episode of Radio Bam, Bam said that the charges have been dropped against him, after the judge thought that "the parents just wanted money out of it" according to Margera's nephew, Jess. [5][6]


Bam has defended Vito on Radio Bam[7] and in an interview with Transworld Skateboarding.[8] Radio Bam is a Sirius Satellite Radio show on channel 28, Faction. ... Transworld Skateboarding is a skateboarding magazine owned by AOL Time Warner. ...


References

  1. ^ "Bam Margera's uncle posts $50,000 bail", MSNBC, August 23, 2006. Retrieved on 2007-09-17. 
  2. ^ "MTV to Air Bam Margera Nuptials", Long Island Press, 2007. Retrieved on 2007-09-17. 
  3. ^ ""Don Vito" Dirty Deeds", The Smoking Gun, 2007. Retrieved on 2007-09-17. 
  4. ^ "Vincent Margera, uncle of MTV star, pleads not guilty to sexual assault charges", LA Daily News, 2007. Retrieved on 2007-09-17. 
  5. ^ August 6, 2007, episode of Radio Bam
  6. ^ August 11, 2007 AskCKY, answered by Jess
  7. ^ Radio Bam episode - 28/08/06
  8. ^ Bam On Don Vito's Arrest

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External links

  • IMDb entry on Vincent Margera

 
 

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