Jeremy Wade Biography

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Jeremy Wade

Facts of Jeremy Wade

Date of Birth:
Age: 45 years old
Birth Nation: United States of America
Height: 5 Feet 3 Inch
Name Jeremy Wade
Birth Name Jeremy John Wade
Nationality English
Birth Place/City Suffolk
Ethnicity White Ethnicity
Profession TV Presenter,author
Net Worth 1.5 million US Dollars
Eye Color Blue
Hair Color Salt and Pepper
Face Color White
Married to N/A
Education University of Bristol
Awards Not Yet
Online Presence Facebook, Twitter, Wikipedia
TV Show River Monsters

Jeremy Wade is a famous British television presenter, biologist, and author of books on angling. To be more precise on Jeremy Wade, he is a multi-talented person. He has also worked as a tour leader, teacher, art tutor, a translator, public relations consultant, dishwasher and as a newspaper reporter. He is also known as River Monster Hunter as he explores the rivers with river monsters like crocodiles, pythons etc in the series River Monsters basically in Congo and Amazon forests, which are the tropical rain forests rich in biodiversity and is known for the running the Jungle Hooks aired from Animal Planet.

Wade has published two books titled somewhere down the Crazy River in the year 1994 with Boote P and River Monsters: True Stories of the Ones that Didn’t Get Away in 2011.

Born in the year 1956 March 23 in the Suffolk, England, he was born and raised there. His father was a vicar there. Jeremy has graduated from Bristol University with the degree in zoology. He has a post graduate teaching certificate in biological science from the University of Kent. He also has worked as a secondary school biology teacher while at Kent. Jeremy can speak several languages besides his mother tongue English. He is fluent in Portuguese as well and can also speak French and Spanish.

Jeremy is fond of traveling and fishing. He has spent several years fishing in Brazil due to which he has been fluent in Portuguese. Besides having the experience of traveling, he was also detained as a suspected spy, suffered from Malaria, threatened from the gunpoint and survived from a plane crash. The awful experiences so far in the life of a person. However, this also proves, he is a brave one.

Jeremy began fishing since his early age. As a child, he used to fish along the river banks of Suffolk’s River Stour. The hobby later turned into a passion. When he grew up, he began to travel the world searching for the different distinct species of rivers available on the different parts of the world. He made his first trip to India’s mountain river in the year 1982 in search of the fish species. He has visited different places and mostly he has made a number of trips in the Congo and Amazon rain forest as it is the tropical rain forest rich in several types of natural biodiversities. With the help of local fishermen, he has been able to find many of the fish species.

In the year 2014, he made his acting debut appearing the movie Blood Lake: Attack of the Killer Lampreys in the role of Lamprey expert. Before, this, he had covered the Lampreys in the River Monsters episode of Vampires of the Deep. The movie has made the episode as its reference where Jeremy has allowed himself to be bitten by the Lampreys to test on their abilities.

Jeremy is a daring person. His current net worth is 1.5 million US Dollars. Talking about the personal life of Jeremy, there is no information regarding his marriage or wife or children. There is also no any information if he is in love affair having a girlfriend. However, his personal website suggests he is still unmarried. Perhaps he does not want the public to know about his personal life and family matters keeping them into a low profile.

There will be merely a very handful of people who does not want to know the creations in nature along with us human beings. Referring to such, Jeremy has brought the river life into the screen and made to the viewers which need guts, and courage as well as a lot of study and passion. Therefore, there are a lot of his admirers and fans and a long list of his audiences. Jeremy can be followed in his social accounts of Twitter and Facebook. His biography is available on the wiki and also on several other sites which also may include his videos, pictures, and articles on him.

Last modified : 24 January, 2017

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