Reality shows are getting more and more popular these days. And with the popularity of reality television series, comes the popularity of reality stars. Dave Marciano is yet another one of the people who has made a name for himself through a reality show.
He is best known for being one of the most prominent characters on the hit National Geographic show, Wicked Tuna. He is amongst the best fishermen on the show and is the current owner of the Tuna fishing ship F/V Hard Merchandise. It is a legendary ship which was built in the 90s’ and has been running smoothly ever since.
The 53-year-old has been fishing for almost all of his life as his fishing career began when he was just nine years of age. His parents decided to move to the harbor city in Beverly, Massachusetts and he has been fishing ever since. He found his passion for fishing when he discovered that he could catch fish on his own. He absolutely loved it and could not stop talking about it when he caught his first fish.
It’s only recently that he acquired his own ship as he used to work on the Yankee Fleet boat before it. He loved the time he spent on the boat and started saving for his own ship. And after a few years of saving, he was able to buy his own ship and could be the captain of it. Since then, he has acted as the captain of the F/V Hard Merchandise.
Captain Marciano is also very popular on social media as he has tens of thousands of followers there as well. His Instagram account consists of 735 posts and a whopping 37.5K followers. He also has 20K followers on his twitter handle.
Dave Marciano – Family
The 53-year-old has been married to the love of his life, Nancy Marciano since the year, 1990. Since then the two have relished every moment that they got to spend together. During the 29 years that they have been married, they decided to have three beautiful children. And mark currently stands a proud father of 3. Although his wife does not fish anymore, she had her fair share of fishing alongside Mark.
Caption: Nancy catching Tuna(Source: www.instagram.com).
Amongst the three children in the family are two daughters and a son. The first of which is Angelica. She is the oldest of the bunch and spends a lot of time with her old man. His second born goes by the name of Joseph, and the youngest is named Eva Rose. He loves to hang out with them whenever he has a chance to.
As per a wiki source, Dave Marciano was born on the 5th of December, 1965 in Ipswich, MA. He is currently 53 years of age and by profession, he is a fisherman as well as a television personality. Dave’s zodiac sign is Sagittarius and he belongs to Caucasian ethnicity.
As per his net worth, the 53-year-old has an estimated net worth of $500,000. Most of his wealth comes from his career as a fisherman. He also makes quite a bit of money through his association with National Geographic. Those are all the income sources of his that we are aware of.