The TV presenter and author Josh Gates has a net worth of $3 million who got the fame from Destination Truth. Josh recently married with Hallie & has salary in 6 figure. Josh Gates is an American television personality who hosts science fiction television shows. He is an avid adventurer and is also an author. His adventurous spirit and extensive experience in exploration has made his popular and famous across the country.
|Net Worth||$3 Million|
|Source of Income||TV Presenter|
|Birth Date||August 10, 1977|
|Height||1.87 m /6.2 feet|
Gates was born in Manchester, in 1977. He is a Leo, his birth date being 10th August. He graduated from the well known Boston Tufts University and holds a degree in archeology and drama. He grew up having interest in exploring, travelling, extreme sports and other creative fields.
Today, Josh Gates net worth is incredible whereas his salary is growing every year. Being an avid and trained SCUBA diver, Gates explored the deep mysterious sea of the Mediterranean. In association with University of Maryland, Gates explored the submerged archaeological remains of the ancient city harbor of Caesarea Maritima of Israel from 1996-1998. Gates has also scaled mount Kilimanjaro in Africa as well as Mount Aconcagua, America.
His quench for adventure and his love for his profession enabled him to travel to more than 100 destinations in the world and still counting. For his zest and adventurous spirit, Gates was approached by Travel Channel to host a reality show Expedition Unknown where he embarked on a journey to explore mysterious places and the reasons behind the strange happenings. These included quests like Is Yeti Real, disappearance of Amelia Earhart, missing gold of Blackbeard in the Caribbean, King Arthur in UK and many more. His passion for off-route adventure and a blend of humor makes his much loved by the audience, augmenting to his popularity and fame.
In 2007, Gates was signed by yet another show on Syfy networked named Destination Truth. He also hosted few episodes and live episodes of Ghost Hunters and appeared for Fact or Faked: Paranormal Files in 2011. In 2013, he created, narrated and hosted his show Stranded in Syfy in association with Blumhouse Productions. Apart from hosting the shows, he is a frequent face in the advertising industry, appearing in several commercial including BMW as well as appearing for interviews on national television channels. In 2016, he started hosting for the show The Trip: 2016 dealing with exploration of different places, its culture, food and the like.
In 2008, Gates traveled to Walt Disney and presented a cast of Yeti’s footprint to Joe Rohde, executive designer, which is to be kept on display for the upcoming ride themed around the Himalayas and Yeti encounter. He is married to co-star Hallie Gnatovich in destination Truth since 2014 and has a son. Gates currently lives in Los Angeles, California but more often is seen hopping from one airport to the other for the love for his work, which he enjoys with his family. Gates penned down his travel adventures in the book titled Destination Truth: Memoirs of a Monster Hunter in 2011, which became a best seller.