Wil Willis Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 24 Dec, 2018
Facts of Wil Willis
Date of Birth: 1975 , February-14
Age: 44 years old
Birth Nation: Portugal
Height: 5 Feet 11 Inch
Name Wil Willis
Birth Name Wil Willis
Birth Place/City Portugal
Ethnicity Caucasian
Profession TV Personality
Affair with Krystle Amina
Girlfriend Krystle Amina
Married yes
Married to Krystle Amina
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Will Willis is a military turned TV host who spent most of his youth fighting and protecting his country as the militant in the Air Force. As of 2018, he hosts the bladesmiths challenge series Forged on Fire. In addition to the series, he also served for several other channels like Triggers: Weapons that Changed the World as well as Special Ops Misson in Military Channel.                     

Early Life, Bio, And Education Of Will Willis

Will Willis was born on February 14, 1975, into a military family in Portugal. He spent most of his early days on military bases until his father's retirement in 1991.   

He graduated from a local high school in the year 1993. After completion of his high school, he enlisted in the army. 

Will Willis' Professional Career

Will Willis spent most of his youth fighting and protecting his country as the militant serving with the Army's 3rd Ranger Battalion on active duty from October 1993 until February 1998. He later dropped his military career and went on to join Air Force as a Pararescueman in June 1998. He worked there until March 2007. 

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Willis served one year of reserve duty for a year from August 2007 to August 2008 with the Air Force too. He then started working as a host of the show Special Ops Misson in Military Channel. He also hosted the American Heroes channel, Triggers: Weapons that Changed the World. 

In the year 2015, Wills was a cast in the hit TV series Forged in Fire sharing the screen along with Jason Knight, Doug Marcaida, and J. Neilson. In 2009, he played the role in Special Ops Mission

As per sources, Willis currently hosts the bladesmiths challenge series, Forged in Fire. 

Will Willis' Net Worth And Salary 

Will Willis has collected a decent amount of money from his various professions. As of 2018, his net worth can be believed to be over $1 million, according to some reliable online sources. He also served on a military force for over a half decade and at that time his annual salary was over $37,896. 

Will Willis' Personal Life And Relationship

Will Willis is a married man. The TV personality tied the knot with his longtime girlfriend-turned-wife Krystle Amina on 11 October 2017. The couple got engaged on 24 March 2017 and walked down in the aisle just eight months later of their engagement. 

The couple also celebrated their first married anniversary. 


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You know why I’m a lil late with the post but Happy 1st Anniversary_kilowhiskey_ What a wild ass ride its been so far!! Ride & Die Baby!

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Willis later posted a series of photos showing an enormous diamond ring on Amina's finger. 

As of Dec 2018, Willis has over 41.1K followers on his Instagram account. 

Will Willis' Body Measurement 

  • Height: He stands at the height of 5' 11" (1.8 m).
  • Hair Color: Black 
  • Eye Color: Brown 
  • Nationality: Portuguese 
  • Ethnicity: Caucasian
  • Age: February 14, 1975 (age 43 years).