Bam Margera has shared that he’s 100 days sober after a historical past of substance abuse and dependancy.
The previous stuntman, who starred within the MTV actuality stunt present, Jackass, has been open about his experiences with dependancy, sharing that he underwent a year-long drug and alcohol remedy programme, together with an Instagram publish in April this 12 months declaring that he would “cease ingesting”.
Margera indicated that his son, Phoenix, was the inspiration behind the choice, writing: “For the sake of Phoenix the wolf. Right now is the day I’ll cease ingesting.”
Margera has now introduced that he has been sober for 100 days, and has partially credited Hollywood star Mark Wahlberg for this.
Mark Wahlberg on November 14, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. CREDIT: Getty/Photograph by Greg Doherty/Getty Photos for Netflix © 2023
Based on Unilad, Margera additionally credited the fitness center for serving to him deal with his street to sobriety, sharing that he and his girlfriend, Dannii, train every day. He additionally shared that he would work out in a fitness center stuffed with pictures of Wahlberg.
The concept got here from the fitness center’s proprietor, Jarred Taylor, who, after working carefully with Wahlberg on the conflict film Lone Survivor (2013), adorned the fitness center with stills from the The Departed actor’s films.
As soon as he had surpassed the 100 day milestone, Margera despatched a video to Wahlberg. Within the clip Margera says: “What up Mark, it’s Bam Margera right here with Dannii, 120 days sober – rock and roll!”
Wahlberg responded with: “Thanks a lot for the video bro. I’m so joyful for you and your sobriety. 120 days, wow, God bless you bro, hope you and your loved ones are nicely.”
He continued: “I look ahead to connecting with you quickly, all the time been such an enormous fan. I look ahead to seeing your brother. I’m in Vegas, whenever you get out this manner let’s get collectively.”
Based on Unilad, Margera is reportedly planning to drive to Las Vegas to meet up with Wahlberg, as the 2 stars have already beforehand met.
Earlier this 12 months, Margera spoke about his new neck tattoo, impressed by singer, Britney Spears.