Jeff Probst Net Worth 2020, Biography, Career and Relationship

Jeff Probst Net Worth 2020, Biography, Career, and Relationship.

Jeff Probst Net Worth 2020Jeff Probst is an American Emmy Award-winning reality TV show host and executive producer born on 4th November 1961 in Wichita, Kansas, United States.

Jeff Probst Net Worth 2020

He is the reality TV show host of ‘Survivor’.


Jeff Probst; the TV personality, born on November 4, 1961, in Wichita Kansas to Jerry and Barbara Probst and raised in Bellevue, Washington.

He graduated from Newport High School in 1979. After his high school, he has planned to join the culinary school but soon he found out that he was more interested in television production.

He enrolled at Seattle Pacific University and worked as a producer and video narrator at Boeing Motion Picture/Television.


He spent most of his childhood in Bellevue, Washington. Right out of high school Probst wanted to be a part of the entertainment industry so he took a job at Boeing Motion Pictures/Television studios as a narrator of marketing videos.

His hard work paid off because in 1994 he became the host of a TV series called “Backchat” on FX. The show was a big enough success for Jeff to land a slew of other hosting gigs including shows like “Family Business” and “Rock and Roll Jeopardy” on VH1.

In 2000 Jeff’s struck it rich when he was named host of the soon to smash hit reality show Survivor. The show made Jeff a household name and even landed him as one of People Magazine’s 50 most beautiful people.

In 2001 Jeff wrote and directed his first feature film called “Finder’s Fee”. The film featured an all-star cast including James Earl Jones and Robert Forster. Finder’s Fee would go onto taking best picture and best director at the Seattle film festival.


Jeff Probst had involved in multiple relationships and now he is a married man. The host tied the knot with actress Lisa Ann Russell in a private ceremony on December 5, 2011, in Los Angeles.

Lisa is not his first wife of Jeff. He was married to his first wife, psychotherapist  Shelley Wright from 1996 to 2004.

After that, he began dating Julie Berry, one of the contestants of “Survivor: Vanuatu” in 2004 and they broke up in early 2008.

Just like Jeff, Lisa was previously married to former “Saved by the Bell” star Mark-Paul Gosselaar for 15 years before calling it quits in May.

She shares custody of their two children together: Michael (born in 2004) and Ava (born in 2006) with her ex-husband.

Jeff Probst Net Worth

Jeff Probst is an American reporter, producer, and an Emmy award-winning reality show host who has a net worth of $40 million.

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