Jamie Hyneman Net Worth

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Jamie Hyneman Net Worth
Net Worth:
$8 Million
Date of Birth
September 25, 1956
Place of Birth
Marshall
Profession
Special Effects Technician, Actor, Presenter, Television Producer

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 also 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 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, his 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 SCI: 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.

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Jamie Hyneman

Jamie Hyneman

James Franklin "Jamie" Hyneman is an American special effects expert and the co-host of the television series MythBusters alongside Adam Savage. He is also the owner of M5 Industries, the special effects workshop where MythBusters is filmed. He is known among Robot Wars devo...
Profession
Date of Birth
  • September 25, 1956
Nicknames
  • James Franklin Hyneman
  • Jamie 'Jamie Hyneman' Hyneman
  • The Mythbusters
  • James Franklin "Jamie" Hyneman
Height
  • 5 ft 10 in (1.78 m)
Nationality
  • United States of America
Country
  • United States of America
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