Find out Life Below Zero alum Andy Bassich’ net worth; Also know his wiki-bio including his married life!
Quick Facts of
American Television personality Andy Bassich is a renowned survival reality star of National Geographic Channel. He is most famous for the popular documentary program Life Below Zero.
Over the past years, Andy was living the best moments of his life with his dogs and wife. Until recently when things took a rough turn, blowing out the wholeness, he once had as a married man with his wife of many years. Here is everything you need to know about the Bassich’s bio, age, net worth, and his wife.
Andy Bassich’s Married Life and Separation
Lauded as one the bravest man in history, Andy Basich married his long-term girlfriend Kate Rorke Bassich. He spent more than ten years with his wife in the Alaskan Wilderness before the two separated.
Andy met his wife in 2003 when he was operating as a riverboat captain. Kate had toured the wilderness as a tourist and later fell in love with Andy. Soon after that, the couple began a relationship which would lead to their marriage and later public attention.
Rorke stepped out of her marriage after it became excessively abusive and the divorce settled in 2016. Kate revealed in an interview that her husband abused her physically and mentally for years. And that she did her best to endure the torture and fix her marriage but gave up after it became intolerable.
YouTube: Andy Bassich and wife Kate Rorch’s divorce
Andy and Kate have few children but there is no information about them yet. Though Kate revealed in an interview that their youngest daughter lives in Canada.
Andy Bassich’ Net Worth
Despite living cold and remote in Alaskan Wilderness, the television reality star, Andy Bassich lives a luxurious lifestyle. He makes a huge sum from the various television series he appeared in.
As of 2018, Andy Bassich has an estimated net worth of $250,000. Bassich reportedly makes around $100,000 from his roles on Live Below Zero. He also earns a fair sum from his dog sled and charges around $2,500 per person.
Andy Bassich’s Career
Andy Bassich came to prominence from the National Geographic Channel‘s documentary Life Below Zero. The show depicts the people who live in the remote areas of Alaska and fight to survive in the wilderness with few supplies available.
The star appeared in the show alongside Jessie Holmes, Agnes and Chip Hailstone, Sue Aikens, Glenn Villeneuve, and Erik Salitan. Earlier, he also inaugurated Dog mushing school and survival school. As of 2018, he lives in Yukon River and owns more than 30 sled dogs.
Andy Bassich’s Wiki-Bio; Age, Early Life, and Education
Andy Bassich is a popular television star and American musher, born in 1959, in Washington DC. He spent his childhood in Washington where he was raised along with his siblings.
Bassich graduated from John F. Kennedy High School in Washington DC. After graduation, he did not go for college instead he attempted a career in carpentry and cabinet making for several years in the State of Virginia.
Still, after moving to Alaska, he continued to do carpentry and cabinet making work but also took on many other jobs. He was gardening and hunting in summer.
Bassich has been living in Alaska with his dogs for many years where he was raised along with his siblings.
Andy Bassich’s Body Measurement
Andy Bassich’s hair color is white and his eyes are brown. He maintained a strong and muscular body figure. Bassich has a towering height but his exact height is still unavailable.
Apart from appearing in the television series, Andy seems to live a private life. He does not use any social media and does not own any Facebook, Twitter or Instagram accounts.