A significant amount of people have found their way to the mainstream through Television. It is one of the biggest platforms for media consumption and has been that way for decades. Keith Colburn is also one of the people who found their way up the ladder through Television.
He is the owner and captain of one of the most famous ships on the DIscovery channel. The ship is named FV Wizard and it was built way back in 1945. The Wizard has survived the second world war and currently is one of the most famous fishing boats in existence.
Keith is best known for being a part of the hit Discovery series Deadliest Catch. The series focuses around fishing and he is amongst the best fishers on the show. Not only does he have one of the best ships in the entire show but, he is also one of the best fishers out there.
He has not always been famous on television as prior to his association with the Discovery channel, he served as a crab fisherman for decades. But the real turning point in his career came when the Discovery channel approached him to be a member of the show Deadliest Catch. That would turn his life upside down.
Caption: Keith eating with Michael Rowe(Source: www.instagram.com).
Besides being a successful television personality and a crab fisherman. He is also a very successful social media star. The 56-year-old has a massive 56,000 followers on his self titled Instagram account. His account on the platform is named ‘captainkeithcolburn’ and is more of a professional account. He shares pictures of himself fishing and going out on adventures on the platform.
Keith Colburn – Family and Wife
The crab fisherman was married to Florence Colburn, the woman of his dreams. Keith runs the ship beside his wife who also happens to be the co-owner of the ship. They had been together for more than 2 decades. On a Tweet in 2012, Keith mentioned that they had been together for 25 years which is insane.
During the time they have been together, the couple decided to welcome two absolutely exquisite members into the family. Them being their two children, Sienna Colburn, and Caelin Colburn. The former is the firstborn daughter of the family and the latter is the son.
But like all good things in life, their relationship came to an end and they filed a divorce in the year 2014. The couple decided to call it quits due to health issues. In an interview with the Kiro Radio, Keith mentioned that he has been battling with a few health and drinking issues. And that turned out to be the downfall of their 25-year long relationship.
As per a wiki source, Keith Colburn was born on the 10th of March, 1963. By profession, he is a crab fisherman as well as a television personality. Keith is best known for being a part of the hit Discovery show Deadliest Catch. He is currently 56 years of age and his zodiac sign is Pisces. He was born and raised in the beautiful city of Redmond, WA.