Jamie Hyneman Net Worth
Jamie Hyneman net worth: Jamie Hyneman is an American special effects expert who has a net worth of $8 million dollars. Born September 25, 1956 in Marshall, Michigan, Jamie Hyneman is probably best known for being the co-host of the television series MythBusters, alongside Adam Savage. Hyneman first broke into the effects industry in the late '80s as a special effects crew member on the movie Top Gun, for which he received no billing in the credits. He subsequently started his own special effects company, M5 Industries, in San Francisco, California. Hyneman is known for wearing a dark beret, white long-sleeved, button-up shirt, rimless glasses and, occasionally, mirrored sunglasses with side anti-glare guards. His notable achievements in commercial advertising are the can-splitting vending machine in the 7-Up commercials and his patented two-wheeled football shoe from Nike Lab commercials. Known among Robot Wars devotees for his robot entry, Blendo, he is also credited with being one of the designers of the aerial robotic camera system Wavecam, which is used at sports and entertainment events. In 2008, he made a cameo appearance, along with Adam Savage, on the television series CSI: Crime Scene Investigation. In 1984, Hynemen met his future wife Eileen Walsh, a science teacher, during the time he owned a sailboat diving charter business in the Virgin Islands.