Ty Pennington is a popular television host, artist, and carpenter. He is most notable for being the host of Extreme Makeover: Home Edition which was broadcasted on ABC until its cancellation in December 2012. He first gained fame after his appearance on the TLC home improvement reality show Trading Spaces.
Early Life, Bio, And Education of Ty Pennington
Ty Pennington was born on 19 October 1964, in Atlanta, Georgia, United States. He holds American nationality and regarding his ethnicity, he is White.
Pennington was raised and spent his childhood with his mother Yvonne, until she remarried, in Atlanta. He has one younger brother named Wynn Pennington. His mother and her new husband adopted both boys, giving them the name Pennington.
Ty Pennington was very much interested in learning woodworks in his teenage. His interest in home improvement started when he and his other several neighborhood kids built a three-story treehouse in their neighborhood, which Ty started designed at the age of 12. After some time, he began teaching himself about carpentry and home improvement.
After receiving formal education from Sprayberry High School in Marietta, Georgia, Ty Pennington attended Kennesaw State University. He graduated from The Art Institute of Atlanta with a diploma in commercial art. He has also received an honorary doctorate in Humane Letters from the Savannah College of Art and Design
Ty Pennington's Career And Wiki
During his final semester, Ty Pennington was approached by a modeling scout and soon started a luxurious career in that field. Pennington paralyzed his hands-on skills and design ac u men into a career in the entertainment industry. He became a set designer for the critically acclaimed film Leaving Las Vegas in 1995.
Pennington quickly became known for his off-the-wall sense of humor and creative style during four years as the show's playful designer and carpenter.
Ty Pennington's Net Worth and Salary
The multi-talented Ty Pennington has an estimated net worth of around $12 million as of 2019. His salary is around $75 Thousand per episode of 'Extreme Makeover'. In the year 2006, he made $6 million from his various work. His wife Andrea Bock has also made a good amount of money from her career.
Pennington has a house in Los Angeles, California. It's worth maybe $million. Besides, he has also authored several books.
Ty Pennington's Wife, Married, Kids, And Relationship
The American television host, artist, and carpenter, Ty Pennington has been in a long relationship with his girlfriend, Andrea Bock. Back in 2008, the beautiful couple revealed that they have been together for 11 years and now it has already been nearly two decades that they are together. They first met in Atlanta and they started dating before Pennington rose to stardom.
There have been some rumors regarding the couple's relationship. Many online bloggers and entertainment sites have claimed that the man was caught hooking up with a striptease dancer. But they are still sharing a wonderful relationship.
Ty also enjoys playing soccer.
Ty Pennington's Age, Height
Ty Pennington's age as of 2019 is 54 years.
Height: He stands at 6' (1.83 m).
by Bchrome, 30 Dec, 2016