What happened to Leland Chapman? His Wiki and Bio
Leland Chapman was born on 14 December 1976, in Groom, Texas USA, and is best known as a bounty hunter, and who starred in the TV series entitled “Dog the Bounty Hunter”. So Leland is 41 years old, his zodiac sign is Capricorn and his nationality is American.
Wife, Kids, Family
When it comes to Chapman’s relationship status, he was married to Maui Chapman from 1995 until 2005, when their marriage eventually fell through. In 2016 he remarried, with his bride being Jamie Pilar Chapman. He has three children as of today, and shares a fair amount of information with the media and fans. His parents, Dog and Beth, as well as the majority of his closest family are bounty hunters as well, and were featured in “Dog the Bounty Hunter” and “Dog and Beth: On the Hunt”.
— Leland Chapman (@LelandBChapman) December 26, 2017
So just how rich is Leland Chapman as of late 2018? According to authoritative sources, this television personality and bounty hunter has a net worth of over $2 million, accumulated from his career in the previously mentioned fields. He hasn’t disclosed any information regarding his assets such as houses and cars, but working at a steady pace certainly allowed him to establish himself financially, and be able to take care of his family.
Ethnicity and Background
Chapman, the son of Duane Chapman Sr. and La Fonda Sue Darnall, is Caucasian; his hair is dark brown and his eyes are brown as well. According to the photos available on the internet, this television personality has a fit figure. He spent his formative years in Pampa, Texas, but eventually moved to Colorado Springs, located in Colorado. He was a troubled teenager, as he ran away from home as a member of a gang, and would often skip school. As a result, his mother put him into a foster family, and he was eventually placed in a boys care home at the age of 13. Later he was given the choice between living with his father and staying in a foster home, and he chose the former. Early on, he practiced boxing and mixed martial arts with his friend Sonny Westbrook. Prior to becoming a television personality, Leland worked for his father, alongside other family members such as Beth Chapman and “Baby” Chapman. In mid-September 2006, Leland was arrested for chasing Andrew Luster, a serial rapist and the heir of Max Factor Cosmetics. However, he was released on bail.
In 2003, Chapman began appearing in “Dog the Bounty Hunter”, and continued working on the project over the course of the following nine years, eventually ending his work in 2012. The previously mentioned series follows the story of the bounty hunter Dog Chapman and his family in the Hawaiian Islands, as they chase fugitives. The series received a lot of and attention, but nonetheless, had a mediocre response. In 2009, Chapman appeared in an episode of “Celebrity Family Feud”, and two years later the audience was able to see him in “E! True Hollywood Story”. As of 2013, he began working on a new project entitled “Dog and Beth on the Hunt”, and appeared in the total of 49 episodes. The series ultimately received mixed reviews from the audience. In addition to appearing in reality television series, he has also briefly worked as an actor, and in that field had a role in “The Bill Zucker TP Tales”.
Being in the entertainment field naturally means that Leland is active on social media as well, and uses it to promote his work and communicate with his fans; he is followed by 323,000 on Twitter and 212,000 on Instagram. He often posts photos of his private life to these accounts, which allows his fans to take a closer look at what’s going on behind the (usually) closed door. Some of his latest tweets are the posts in which he promoted his wife’s tattoos, as she desires to be featured in “Inked” magazine.