Johnathan Hillstrand is a well known American television personality who became popular as a reality star.
He was a part of a reality series in Discovery Channel named as Deadliest Catch.
In this series, he is the captain of the FV Time Bandit. The FV time Bandit in the series is the name of a fishing boat which catches the crab.`
He has been associated with fishing right from his childhood. His father was a a fisherman and he got accustomed to the fishing environment from the age of three.
At the age of seven, he started helping John Sr., his father.
He took fishing seriously from the age of seventeen. Johnathan has two brothers, both of them has taken up the fisherman’s job.
Besides fishing, Jonathan’s family has many other businesses too, which includes Time Bandit Spirits, Time Bandit Fireworks, Time Bandit Entertainment and many others.
As stated above his two brothers, Neal and Andy as well as his son named Scott are also associated with fishing on FV Time Bandit.
Johnathan is the one amongst the captains FV Time Bandit in the reality series, Deadliest Catch. The estimated net worth of Johnathan is about $2.2 million.
He hails from Homer in Alaska. The main source of his income comes from the fishing as well as the reality series.
He guides the ships through the rough waters of Bering sea and takes utmost care about his crews.
Their boat named Time Bandit is a huge 113 feet long house boat. The whole idea of this marvellous and gigantic boat was from his father.
Some of the luxuries which could be found in this boat which makes it different from other boats are big rooms having beds with queen size, it has a dishwasher, it also incorporates a sauna. This boat is co-operated by Johnathan Hillstrand and his brother Andy Hillstrand.
Jonathan has written a book named Time Bandit, which tells the story of two brothers who is fighting and leading their boat, Time Bandit against the demon waves and extreme conditions prevailing in the Bering sea.
Later, the brothers had decided that they will not be competing in seventh season of Discovery Channel’s Deadliest Catch. They have their own reasons to lay down.
But it has been said that Discovery Channel has filed a law suit against them for not completing the committed work. There are rumours that they might come back to the next season of Deadliest Catch.
Full name: Johnathan Hillstrand
Date of birth: 5 August 1962
Birth place: Homer in Alaska
Age: 57 Years
Profession: Fisher man and Reality TV Star
Height: 6 feet
Weight: Not Known
Net worth:$2.2 million