Bear Grylls
Bear Grylls

Bear Grylls is an English SAS serviceman, survival expert, author, and lieutenant-colonel. Grylls is known for his Man vs. Wild from 2006 to 2011.

Quick Biography

Edward Michael Grylls was born on 7 June 1974 at Donaghadee, United Kingdom. He was the youngest Chief Scout of the United Kingdom and Overseas Territories.

Quick Summary

Full Name/Real Name: Edward Michael Grylls
Age: 47 years old
Birth Date: 7 June 1974
Birth Place: London, England
Nationality: British
Religion: Anglican
Parents: Michael Grylls and Sarah Grylls
Spouse: Shara Grylls (m. 2000)
Children: Marmaduke Mickey Percy Grylls, Jesse Grylls, Huckleberry Edward Jocelyne Grylls
Height: 1.82 m
Weight: 75 kg
Profession: Author, Television Presenter & Motivational Speaker
Net Worth in 2021: $22 million

Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement

Bear Grylls is 47 years old. The television presenter is 1.82 m, and the weight is 75 kg. The eye color of Bear is Grey. He is a Non-Vegetarian person.

Education, School/College University

Bear Grylls attended Eaton House, Ludgrove School, and Eton College. He joined the mountaineering club at Eton College. The television presenter studied Spanish and German at the University of West of England. In 2002, Bear Grylls graduated with 2:2 bachelor’s degrees. The author can speak in multiple languages. Bear leaves school and started a journey in the Himalayan Mountains.

Parents, Siblings, Nationality, Ethnicity, Religion & Political Views

Bear Grylls was born to Michael Grylls and Sarah Grylls. The survival expert is from a cricketing background family. His grandfather and great-grandfather are first-class cricketers. At age four, he moved to Bembridge with his family. The Bear raised in Donaghadee, Northern Ireland. The father of Grylls is a politician. He has an older sister named Lara Fawcett. The nationality of Bear is British. He believes in Anglican. The Bear belongs to a political family. Bear’s name is given by his sister.

Married, Relationship, Dating, Affair, Girlfriend, Wife, Children

Bear Grylls With Wife Shara Grylls
Bear Grylls With Wife Shara Grylls

Bear Grylls married to Shara Canings Knight in 2000. The couple blessed with three sons named Jesse Grylls, Huckleberry Edward Jocelyne Grylls, and Marmaduke Mickey Percy Grylls.

Relationship Statistics

Marital status? (single, married, in relation or divorced): Married
When did he get married? (married date): 2000
Does he have any relationship affair? No
Is Bear Grylls  Gay? No
Wife/Spouse? (name): Shara Grylls
Kids: Marmaduke Mickey Percy Grylls, Jesse Grylls, Huckleberry Edward Jocelyne Grylls

Professional Life and Career

Bear Grylls join Territorial of his country in 1991. He was a trained trooper in unarmed combat, desert and winter warfare, survival, climbing, and explosive. The Television personality was in the army for three years. During his army period, he had an accident that causes his spinal injury. He has to go through tough medication so that he can recover from the injury. In 1997, Grylls scaled Mount Ama Dablam. He became the youngest British person to climb the mountain.

Bear always want to climb Mount Everest from childhood. He achieved his dream on 16th May 1998 and created a record in Guinness Book of Records. He was only 22 years of age when he climbed Everest. Later the record was brooked by Jake Meyer. After three years, he started working on a mission to cross the North Atlantic. He created a team of five for the mission.

In 2005, the television presenter created a record of the highest open-air formal dinner party. The survival expert wrote his book Mud, Sweat & Tears: The Autobiography in 2012. In the same year, he released A Survival Guide for Life. In 2013, he released his third book True Grit. He appeared in the commercial of Sure Deodorant. The author appeared in several shows named Friday Night with Jonathan Ross, The Oprah Winfrey Show, Late Night with Conan O’Brien, The Tonight Show with Jay Leno, Attack of the Show, and many more.

Bear hosted a survivor TV show Survivor: Bear Grylls telecast on British Channel 4. The show telecast as Man vs. Child in Australia, New Zealand, Canada, India, and the United States. Grylls worked on the case Worst-Case Scenario which released in the United States. The show canceled after twelve episodes. On 08 July 2013, he hosted Get Out Alive with Bear Grylls.

The television presenter worked in Bear Grylls: Escape from Hell. The show based on the story of ordinary people who trapped in a survival situation. The show runs for six episodes from 4 October 2013 to 11 November 2013.

Awards & Nominations

Bear Grylls, his show, was nominated for the Outstanding Original Interactive Program. He received BAFTA Television Awards in 2015.

Bear Grylls Net Worth, Income & Salary In 2021

Bear Grylls Net Worth
Bear Grylls Net Worth

As of October 2021, The net worth of Bear Grylls is $22 million. The major source of income is from TV Shows, Books, and Advertisements.

Rumors and Controversy/Scandal

There was the controversy that Bear stayed in the hotel while he showcases himself stranded on a deserted island.  The presenter apologized to the fan because of misled.

Social Media: Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, etc.

Bear Grylls  Facebook page has around 7,204,666 fan likes, and his Twitter account has around 1.5m followers. On Bear Grylls Instagram account, he has around 2.9m followers.

Bear Grylls is the most loved TV personality in the world. He always tries experimenting with the new show and things.


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