Who is Hallie Gnatovich’s husband Josh Gates?
Josh Gates was born on 10 August 1977, in Manchester-by-the-Sea, Massachusetts USA, and is an author, television producer and television host, probably best known for being the host as well as co-executive producer of the Syfy show entitled “Destination Truth”. He is also the host and co-executive producer of the series “Expedition Unknown”.
The Net Worth of Josh Gates
How rich is Josh Gates? As of mid-2018, sources estimate a net worth that is at $3 million, mostly earned through a successful career on television. He’s also worked on other television shows, and has written his own memoir. As he continues his career, it is expected that his wealth will also continue to increase.
A Career in Television
Josh’s life before TV is virtually unknown, except that he graduated from Tufts University. One of Josh’s first television appearances was in 2002, as a contestant in the reality show entitled “Beg, Borrow & Deal”. He also starred in the series by Budweiser entitled “Truly Famous”, which aired in 2006. In 2007, he was cast in one of his most notable roles, in “Destination Truth”, which was a weekly paranormal reality television series, in which he travels around the world to investigate claims of the supernatural, mostly involving cryptozoology.
Around this time he had other projects, including collaborating with the show “Ghost Hunters” whose cast members would later appear as a part of “Destination Truth”. He also collaborated with shows such as “Fact or Faked: Paranormal”, segments of which would go on to appear in his show. After the run of “Destination Truth”, he started working on the paranormal television series “Stranded”; each episode of the show features a three person team made up of paranormal skeptics and enthusiasts, who spend several days together at some of the most haunted locations in North America. The show was short lived however, as it only lasted for six episodes during its first season.
Gates would later relocate to Los Angeles, after which he’s been more active in terms of work. He’s appeared in a national commercial for BMW and has also as a part of commercials for Stanley Tools as well as EA Sports video games. He’s also tried his hand at voice acting, and is the narrator of the audio book of the Richard B. Pelzer memoir “A Brother’s Journey”, which earned him an Earphones Award by Audiolife Magazine.
— Josh Gates (@joshuagates) June 6, 2018
One of his current projects is the show “Expedition Unknown” as the host and executive producer; the show is aired on the Travel Channel, and features Gates travelling to various locations around the world in search of evidence of mythological places, items and treasure. Some of his investigations include looking for Incan lost cities, the Forest Fenn treasure, hunting DB Cooper, and the disappearance of Amelia Earheart. Aside from his television work, he has also published his first book entitled “Destination Truth: Memoirs of a Monster Hunter”, detailing his encounters with a variety of dangerous creatures.
Marriage and Personal Life
It is known that Josh is married to Hallie Gnatovich, who he worked with as a co-star in the show “Destination Truth”. They married in 2014, and a year later had a son – while filming an episode of “Expedition Unknown” about Christopher Columbus, he received the call that he was going to be a dad.
Josh has ‘summited’ Mt. Kilimanjaro, and Mt. Aconcagua which is located in the Argentine Andesregion. He was also a participant in archeological excavations early in his career which fueled his desire to explore more lost places and ruins. Josh is a certified scuba diver, and was part of a scuba team which tried to excavate the ancient city of Caesarea Maritima in Israel. He was later inducted into the organization The Explorer’s Club for his work around the world, an organization dedicated to the advancement of exploration, and boasts members who have achieved numerous world firsts, including the first men to summit Mt. Everest, the first to the North Pole, and the first to the surface of the moon.
Is Josh Gates on Social Media?
Similar to numerous personalities on television, Gates is very active on social media through websites such as Twitter and Facebook. He’s mainly seen promoting episodes of his current show “Expedition Unknown” through his Twitter page. His Facebook page also makes a similar effort, but also shows some pictures and videos of himself. He can often be seen in videos in other countries, as he continues to travel and work while the current season of “Expedition Unknown” is airing. Videos of him can also be seen as a part of the website YouTube, which often contains segments of his shows.