Who is Josh Gates’ wife Hallie Gnatovich? Wiki Bio
Hallie Gnatovich was born in the USA on 26 February 1981, so her zodiac sign is Aquarius and she holds American nationality. She is a therapist and an actress, but perhaps best known for being the wife of Josh Gates, a famous American TV host and paranormal investigator.
Childhood and education
Hallie was raised alongside her brother Steven and sister Simognat in the USA by their father Rock who was a construction worker, and their mother Stana who was a nurse. She became interested in acting at a very early age, and while attending a public high school, she was practicing her skills in the school’s drama club, and appearing in many of the plays performed there.
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Upon matriculation, she enrolled at Oberlin College, Ohio graduating with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Theater in 2003 – while there, Hallie was also physically active as she played a variety of sports such as soccer and lacrosse. She was also working with a local theatre, portraying supporting characters in several plays.
Career as an actress and therapist
Hallie launched her acting career in 2007 when she portrayed Marnie in the short comedy film “Archer House”, written and directed by Dina Gachman who was awarded a Special Jury Award for Directing Short Films, and which starred Riley Rose Critchlow, Tawny Bell and Trolan Bellisario.
It follows a young girl involved in strange rituals of a Texas sorority. Between 2008 and 2012, Hallie appeared in eight episodes of the reality TV series “Destination Truth” as a researcher. The series was created by Michael and Neil Mandt, and starred Josh Gates, Gabriel Copeland and Mike Morrell, while the story follows Josh as he searches for supernatural occurrences all around the world.
Hallie is also a therapist, specialized in helping those with mental issues such as anxiety and depression, and running her own website www.halliegtherapy.com, on which she also offers online help. She is a supporter of the LGBT community, and is gives them priority when it comes to treatment, while she also gives priority to mothers and actors.
Hallie is teaching kundalini yoga too, having received her certification in the late 2000s.
Love life and marriage with Josh Gates
Hallie met Josh Gates when she was cast to appear in the series “Destination Truth”, in which he was the star, and they began dating in the second half of 2008. After around six years of being together, they married on 13 September 2014 in Kennebunkport in Maine at the Hidden Pond Resort, attended by many of their friends and family members counting over 200 people. On 9 February 2016, Hallie gave birth to their son Owen, while their daughter followed in 2018.
It is widely believed that Hallie was in a long-term relationship with her college sweetheart before she met Josh. The two were allegedly together for over three years before the man went abroad to continue his education, and they split as they didn’t want to work on a long distance relationship.
Hobbies and other interests
Hallie is interested in all kinds of art, and tried drawing, singing and playing several musical instruments while attending high school, but soon realized that she wasn’t talented enough for these. Her main hobby is reading, and some of her favorite writers are J. K. Rowling and J. R. R. Tolkien, so some of her favorite books are “Harry Potter” and “Lord of the Rings”.
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— Hallie G Therapy (@AGirlWhoListens) May 17, 2018
She is keen on travelling, and has been to many US states such as New York, Arizona and Texas, while she has also been to several European countries including England, France and Italy.
She likes to watch movies late at night, and some of her favorite actors and actresses are Sandra Bullock, Natalie Portman and Johnny Depp, while some of her favorite movies are “The Proposal”, “While You Were Sleeping”, and the franchise “Pirates of the Caribbean”.
Appearance and net worth
Hallie is 39 years old. She has long brown hair and brown eyes, is 5ft 5ins (1.65m) tall, and weighs around 128lbs (58kgs). Her vital statistics are 32-25-34 – she wears shoes size five, and dress size two.
As of May 2020, her net worth is estimated at over $1.3 million, while Josh’s net worth is reputedly over $3 million.
Who is Josh Gates? Wiki Bio
Josh Gates was born in Manchester by the Sea, Massachusetts USA, on 19 August 1977 – his zodiac sign is Leo and he holds American nationality. He is a TV presenter, host, and an author, best known for being the executive producer and host of the reality series “Stranded” from 2013, which starred Stephen Cofield and Princess Harris, and which follows a psychological experiment conducted to show paranormal activities at several haunted places in the US.
Josh was raised in Massachusetts by his parents who were working most of the time, so Josh had to find ways to entertain himself. He has stated how he had his first close encounter with a ghost at a very early age, and then became interested in researching the paranormal. He studied at Tufts University in Medford, graduating with a Bachelor’s degree in archaeology and drama in 1999.
In 2008 while shooting for his series “Destination Truth”, Josh visited Walt Disney World where he gifted Joe Rohde, the veteran executive working at Walt Disney Imagineering, with a Yeti footprint which he found while filming an episode of “Destination Truth” – the footprint can be seen at the roller coaster attraction Expedition Everest at the Disney adventure park.
Josh is also known for having hosted the paranormal documentary series “Ghost Hunters” as well as its spin off “Ghost Hunters International”, while he is also credited with hosting the show’s Halloween Special. Today, Josh is serving as the executive producer and host of the reality TV series “Expedition Unknown”, which is airing on the Discovery Channel. One of his other TV appearances included competin in the reality game show “Beg, Borrow, and Deal” in 2002, in which two teams try to get from one end of the US to the other, only taking their clothes and their drivers’ licenses with them.
Josh also starred in the Budweiser series “Truly Famous” in 2006, while the summer of 2012 saw him appear in two episodes of the paranormal investigation series “Fact of Faked: Paranormal Files”.
He has also begun appearing in commercials, with his first national commercial having been for BMW, while others have been for EA Sports and Stanley Tools.
He is a voice-over artist too, and has narrated Richard B. Pelzer’s memoir “A Brother’s Journey” published by Time Warner – for his narration, he won an Earphone Award for Exceptional Audio Presentation given by “Audiofile Magazine”.
Josh’s latest work has been on the reality mystery series “Expedition X”, which he created and produced in early 2020. The series stars Josh, Phil Torres and Jessica Chobot, and follows Josh who sends Phil and Jessica to investigate paranormal activities and mysterious creatures all around the US. The series counts seven episodes so far, but has received rather poor reviews, as people have stated how Phil and Jessica are somewhat boring to watch.