Reality shows are some of the most interesting as well as profitable shows on television. They have been behind some of the biggest celebrities in recent memory. Everyone from Kelly Clarkson to One Direction has come out of a reality show. And the trend keeps on growing as reality television series become more and more popular. T.J Ott is yet another one who has made a name for himself through television. And especially through a reality show.
T.J. is best known for being one of the most prominent members of the hit National Geographic series Wicked Tuna. He has been associated with the show for a really long amount of time and loves working for it. He is one of the best and most experienced fishermen on the show. With decades of experience behind his name.
On the show, he is known as Captain. TJ Ott and is the captain of the ship named ‘Hot Tuna’. The ship lives up to its name as it has been responsible for transporting hundreds of tonnes of Tuna over the years.
His career as a fisherman started since before he hit the age of ten. He caught his first fish when he was just 8 years of age. T.J. has not looked back ever since as his career as a fisherman has only advanced. He proudly stands as one of the best Tuna fishermen on the planet with a hefty net worth.
As per his net worth, TJ has an estimated net worth of $800,000. Most of his net worth comes from his career as a fisherman. He also makes quite a lot of money through his association with National Geographic. Throughout his years of fishing, he has been able to acquire an impressive net worth of $800,000.
T.J Ott – Family, Love Life, and Wife.
TJ is speculated to be a married man but there is no evidence to support it. On a Tweet he posted in the year 2015, he mentioned that he is yet to be married. At the age of 39, it is a little too late for him to tie the knots. He has also not been spotted with any girl in public. If he is married, he must have been married after the year 2015 as he confirmed that he was single at the time.
Caption: TJ’s Mother(Source: www.instagram.com).
As per his family, he has not shared much information regarding any of his family members. However, by looking at the activity on his social media accounts, we were able to extract some vital information. TJ has a goddaughter named Eliza who is his niece from his sister, Katie Rose. He also has a brother who goes by the name of Michael Ott, Michael works alongside him on Hot Tuna. His mother has also been featured on his Instagram account as he wished her a happy mothers day through his Instagram account.
T.J. Ott was born Timothy James Ott on the 3rd of December, 1979. He is currently 39 years of age and by profession, he is a commercial fisherman as well as a television personality. He was born and raised in Broad Channel, New York, USA. T.J. belongs to American nationality and Caucasian ethnicity. He can be found on twitter too.