Turtle Man Net Worth

They have the most money, they own the fanciest cars and houses and everything about them seems posh and luxurious. However, there are a lot of things that hide behind closed doors, especially the hard work that Call of the Wildman had to put in order to achieve this level of success and recognition. A famous American Woodsman, tv show personality, graduated unknown. Born in unknown on a very special day unknown Call of the Wildman has a family of Ernie Brown, Lola Brown unknown Courtney Brown, Meghan Brown Debbie Brown. Dividing personal time and that which should be allocated to business is nonetheless challenging but Call of the Wildman still manages to maintain success on a global scale. The net worth of this person is estimated to be a huge $1 Million.

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To begin with, Ernie grew up in Kentucky, with the family settling down in Marion County. When just five, Ernie decided that one day he would become worthy of being on the cover of Rolling Stone magazine, however, at seven years of age, he managed to catch a turtle bare handed, in a pond without any equipment, only using his hands, as the boy wanted to help to nourish the family. His uncle as well as his father were familiar with the technique, and taught it to the boy. Being 17 years old, Ernie set his personal record, catching the biggest turtle in his life which was almost 70 kg weight. In addition to catching turtles, he did various blue collar jobs, such as helping in construction sites, worked on a dairy farm, and in a lumber yard. Unfortunately, he has had several accidents working on construction sites, which among other injuries resulted in breaking his jaw and losing some of his teeth.

Concerning his career as a television personality, Ernie Brown Jr. has appeared in the television program “Kentucky Afield” (2008), showing his abilities, and so attracting the attention of producers who worked on the Animal Planet channel. From 2011 to 2014, Ernie Brown starred alongside Neal James in the reality television series “Call of the Wildman”, broadcast on Animal Planet. In the show, The Turtle Man catches not only turtles but also other types of nuisance animals, like possums, foxes, spiders, snakes, skunks and racoons. He tries to protect not only himself, but also the animal, as he catches each one and takes it to a safe place. Usually, he is paid only to cover the cost of gasoline. The show “Call of the Wildman” was very popular, at its peak gathering more than 780,000 viewers. After the show, Ernie Brown Jr. has been invited as a guest star into various television programs,which have included “The Tonight Show”, “Anderson Cooper 360°”, “Duck Dynasty”, “Billy the Exterminator” and many others.

Finally, in the personal life of the television personality, he was married to Debbie, and the family has two daughters, with custody granted to their following the couple’s divorce, but the children still communicate with their father.

Structural info

  • Full Name: Call of the Wildman
  • Net Worth: $1 Million
  • Date Of Birth: June 26 , 1976
  • Place Of Birth: Washington County, Kentucky USA
  • Profession: Woodsman, tv show personality
  • Nationality: American
  • Spouse: Debbie Brown
  • Children: Courtney Brown, Meghan Brown
  • Parents: Ernie Brown, Lola Brown
  • Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/turtlemanliveaction
  • Twitter: https://twitter.com/turtleyaya
  • IMDB: http://www.imdb.com/name/nm5461006
  • Movies: Call of the Wildman (2011-2014), The Untold Truth Of Turtleman (2017, Youtube), The Turtle Man (2013, Youtube)
  • TV Shows: The Turtleman of Wild Kentucky, Call of the Wildman: More Live Action, The Tonight Show, Anderson Cooper 360°, Duck Dynasty, Billy the Exterminator