Jake Harris is a professional fisherman in the United States of America. He became famous after appearing in the TV series Deadliest Catch on Discovery Channel.
Who is Jake Harris?
Jacob Charles Harris, better known by his TV appearance, Jake Harris, is a television personality hailing from the United States of America. Through thick and thin, the young fisherman has achieved immense fame while following his father’s path. Jake’s father, Phil Harris, was a fisherman and the co-owner of the Cornelia Marie, a crab fishing ship. The Harris family appeared in Deadliest Catch, a documentary reality TV series on Discovery Channel. Their adventurous journey on Cornelia Marie while following the deadliest sea creatures was documented in the show.
They became more prominent after catching the C. opilio crab in Saint Paul Island port, Alaska. The TV show has also paid tribute to Jake’s father Phil, after his unfortunate death in 2010. Jake and his brother Josh worked alongside their father on board Cornelia Marie. They featured in the show while filming. The Harris brothers now are the co-captains of the ship that their father used to own. Jake has faced criticism, too, in his career. He has been involved in many cases for which the fisherman was even sentenced to jail in 2019.
|Birth Name||Jacob Charles Harris|
|Birth Date||October 23, 1985 (Age 35 )|
|Birth Place||Seattle, Washington D.C., USA|
|Other Names||Jake Harris|
|Parent(s)||Phil Harris, Mary Harris|
|Profession||Fisherman, TV personality|
|Active Years||The 2000s- Present|
|Country||United States of America|
|Height||5 feet 7 inches|
|Eye color||Dark Brown|
|Social Media Handles||Facebook|
|Net worth||$100 thousand|
Is Jake Harris famous?
- Jake Harris became prominent after appearing in Deadliest Catch on Discovery Channel alongside his father and elder brother. Before getting limelight on American television, Jake lived a normal life. Being an average student in school caused him to leave his studies early. Young Jake started his professional career as a pizza delivery boy in a local pizza shop. After working for the time being, he left the job and started working at a slaughterhouse. Jake was not getting broad exposure in any of these jobs. He later decided to join his father in their family profession, which is crab fishing. Initially, Jake worked as a bait boy in the renowned Cornelia Marie, which his father co-own. He was dedicated to his work which ultimately allowed him to work onboard the ship.
- The ship and the crew members were about to get international attention for their appearance on national television. Discovery Channel’s Primetime Emmy Awards winning series Deadliest Catch approached Jake’s father, Phil Harris, for documenting their fishing experience for the show. While telecasting their episodes, the Harris family became a topic of discussion on national television. Soon the show was aired in around 200 countries. Along with his father and brother, Jake received immense fame after the show. After the death of Phil Harris in 2010, the Harris brothers parted ways, but afterward, they bought the Cornelia Marie and started working together.
Is Jake Harris educated?
There is no information about Jake Harris’ educational qualification. He is possibly not highly educated and barely attended high school. Jake is 35 years old now and was born on October 23, 1985, in Seattle, Washington D.C., USA. His parents’ are Phil Harris and Mary Harris. Jake has an elder brother, Joshua ‘Josh’ Harris.
Is Jake Harris in a relationship?
Jake Harris is reportedly straight and singles at present. There is no information about his dating history.
How much does Jake Harris earn?
Jake and his elder brother own the ship, Cornelia Marie. Currently, his net worth is $100 thousand.
- Jake Harris appeared in Deadliest Catch.
- His birth sign is Scorpio.
- Phil Harris is Jake’s father.