Born Brandon Margera, he was a professional skateboarder for Toy Machine and produced the video series Camp Kill Yourself.
He directed and co-wrote Minghags and Haggard, and appeared in Jackass: The Movie.
He married Melissa Rothstein in 2007. The couple split in 2010, and he married Nicole Boyd in 2013.
He has been depicted in many of Tony Hawk's skateboarding video games.