Jeremy Wade


Jeremy Wade is a well-known television personality, biologist, and extreme angler. He is a writer who is particularly fond of rivers and freshwater fish. He is also a traveler who has spent the last 35 years exploring the world’s isolated rivers. Wade, on the other hand, is best known as a presenter of Discovery’s most popular TV show, River Monsters. He is the host of the TV series Mysteries of the Deep since the show’s discontinuation in 2021.

Net Worth and Salary of Jeremy Wade

jeremy-wade has a bold personality. He has a substantial salary as a result of his work. He has a net worth of $2 million at the moment. For his roles in River Monsters and Mysteries of the Deep, he is highly compensated. Wade’s exact annual pay has yet to be divulged, according to several trustworthy internet tabloids; but, as the host of several highly successful television programs, he definitely gets tens of thousands of dollars each year.

Early Years And Education Of Jeremy Wade

Jeremy Wade was born in Ipswich, Suffolk, England, on March 23, 1956. He is of Caucasian origin and is British by nationality. Wade grew up on the banks of the Suffolk Stour in southeast England. Wade went to Dean Close High School. He earned a degree in zoology from Bristol University. He graduated from the University of Kent with a post-graduate teaching certificate in biological science. While at Kent, the television personality also worked as a secondary school biology teacher. Aside from his native tongue, English, he can communicate in a variety of languages. He is also fluent in Portuguese, as well as French and Spanish.

Career Highlights: Did River Monsters Get Cancelled?

The traveler began fishing as a child. As a child, he fished on the Suffolk River Stour. A hobby became a passion. As he grew older, he began to travel the world in search of different river species. In 1982, he went to India’s Himalayan river to look for fish.

Writer and TV presenter Jeremy WadeSOURCE: Animal Planet
Writer and TV presenter Jeremy Wade (SOURCE: Animal Planet)

Wade and Paul Boote wrote the classic fishing novel Somewhere Down The Crazy River in 1992. A freelance writer, he’s worked for BBC Wildlife and The Field magazines. Wade shot Jungle Hooks in the Amazon in 2002 and Jungle Hoods in India for Discovery Europe in 2005.

Wade has visited many places, but he has spent most of his time in the Congo and Amazon rainforests, both of which are rich in natural biodiversity. With the help of local fishermen, he found several of the fish species. Wade debuted in 2014’s Blood Lake: Attack of the Killer Lampreys as a Lamprey expert. He’d already covered them in River Monsters from Vampires of the Deep. The film makes reference to the episode where Jeremy lets the Lampreys bite him to test their talents. The River Monsters: True Stories of the Ones Who Didn’t Get Away were co-authored by Wade and Boote P.

Wade gained international fame on River Monsters on Animal Planet. The show was mostly a wildlife documentary. It was a huge hit for the station. It was cancelled after the ninth season in 2017. It’s not like some shows can go on forever, but our subject matter is finite. An ambitious list that started 10 years ago has already been crossed off—and then some. Exciting adventures with our loyal Animal Planet fans have made these moments even more memorable.” An underwater mystery television series called Mysteries of the Deep started in 2021, focused on mysteries like the Loch Ness Monster.

Wife and children’s personal lives

In terms of his personal life, details about his marriage, wife, and children are still being investigated. He has never revealed anything about his previous love affairs or girlfriends. His personal website,, indicates that he is still single. He may not want the public to know about his personal life and family difficulties, so he keeps things hidden.

Famous television presenter Jeremy WadeSOURCE: Realscreen
Famous television presenter Jeremy Wade (SOURCE: Realscreen)

Wade enjoys fishing and traveling. He spent several years fishing in Brazil and is fluent in Portuguese as a result. He was also held as a suspected spy, suffered from Malaria, was threatened at gunpoint, and survived a plane disaster, among other things. The dreadful events that a person has had thus far in his or her life. This, however, demonstrates that he is a courageous individual.

Facts of Jeremy Wade

 Date of Birth: 1971 , August-16
 Age: 49 years old
 Birth Nation: United Kingdom
 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
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