Bear Grylls Biography, Career, Age, Height, Affairs & Net Worth


Bear Grylls was born on 7 June 1974, in London, England. He is a British survival instructor, Lieutenant-colonel. His full name is Edward Michael Grylls. Similarly, he is well recognised as a host of the famous survival show  “Man vs. wild”.

Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurements

As per his born date, his age is 46 years old as of 2020. He stands at the height 5 feet 11.5 inches and weighs around 78 Kg. Additionally, he has blonde hair and green coloured eyes.

Relationship Status?

He is in a romantic marital relationship with Lady Sarah (née Ford) since 2000. Similarly, they have welcomed three sons named Jesse in 2003, Marmaduke in 2006 and Huckleberry in 2009.


He is the only son of Lady Sarah Grylls and Sir Michael Grylls. In addition. he has a sister named Lara Fawcett.


Talking about his education, he graduated in Ludgrove School and then enrolled in Eton College. Bear then learned Spanish and German at the University of West England. He also qualified bachelor’s degree in Hispanic studies.


Bear learned to sail and climb from his father in his early life. He casually climbed Himalayan mountains of Sikkim and West Bengal. He then served in British Army reserves from 1994 in 21 Special Air Service. As an army, he was trained for unarmed combats, different weather survival, parachuting and climbing. He got retired from SAS after his parachute didn’t open in Kenya which ended up breaking his three vertebrae.  Similarly, he debuted in Man vs. Wild in 2006. As he grew more popular, he was awarded the honorary rank of lieutenant colonel in the Royal Marines Reserve. He has hosted many shows such as Escape to Legions(2005), Worst Case Scenario(2011), Get Out Alive(2013) and many other famous shows.

Bear Grylls Net Worth
Bear Grylls Net Worth

Additionally, he has published several books such as Soul Fuel, Mud, Sweat and Tears: The Autobiography, among others. He is seen active in giving motivational speeches in churches, schools etc.

Social Media

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Rumours and Controversy/Scandal

There are no known controversies about Bear Grylls.

Net Worth

What is the earning of Bear Grylls? How much is his net worth and how rich is he today in 2020? Bear has a prosperous amount of 20 million which are all gained through his military career, hosting survival shows.


  • Full Name: Edward Michael Grylls
  • Profession: Survival instructor, Adventurer & TV personality
  • Age: 46
  • Date of Birth: 7 June 1974
  • Birth Place: London, England
  • Zodiac Sign: Gemini
  • Nationality: British
  • Height: 5 feet 11.5 inches
  • Weight: 78 Kg
  • Eye Color: Green
  • Hair Color: Blonde
  • Bust Size: N/A
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  • Hips Size: N/A
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  • School: Eaton House & Ludgrove School
  • College/University: Eton College
  • Father: Sir Michael Grylls
  • Mother: Lady Sarah Grylls (née Ford)
  • Sibling: Lara Fawcett
  • Net Worth 2020: $ 25 million
  • Source of Income: Survival instructing