Willie Jess Robertson aka Willie Robertson is recognized as an eminent television personality who has won millions of hearts across the world as an actor. Apart from this, Willie Robertson has also earned fame and wisdom as a soulful author as well as a businessman. Even after being able to manage the various ends of his career, Willie Robertson also takes interest in hunting.
Among the various performances on screen, Willie Robertson is specifically recognized for his performance in the popular series “Duck Dynasty” aired on the channel of A&E. If you are also keen about knowing Willie Robertson in a better way, keep reading further to know more about the early life, biography, career, awards and net worth of Willie Robertson 2019.
Early Life & Biography
Willie Robertson was born on the 22nd of April in the year 1972, to parents Phil and Marsha Kay Robertson in the Bernice region of Louisiana, in the United States. With three other siblings, Willie Robertson has grown up in a lively environment and has always witnessed the nature very closely. Hunting has always been his favorite sport as he used to go hunting along with his family from a very young age. Till date, Willie Robertson has successfully kept the outdoor spirit high.
Willie Robertson has completed his education from the prestigious Harding University and pursued higher studies from the NE Louisiana University. There, he was also honored as the “Outstanding Young Alumni” in the year 2014 along with Korie Howard Robertson.
Apart from that, Robertson has also spent a considerable amount of time witnessing the various chores in business owing to the flourishing business of his parents, known as the “Duck Commander”. While handling several positions and managing them since a very young age, Willie Robertson has acquired considerable knowledge in the same.
Career, Awards & Nominations
Since a very young age, Willie Robertson had spent a considerable amount of time in learning about business with his father. This had also concentrated his focus on the subject very well. Owing to his flattering degree in business, Willie Robertson had acquired flattering knowledge in the field with which he has been able to take his father’s small-scale business to a dumbfounding business that approximates millions.
By investing a greater portion of the profit generated from Duck Commander, Willie Robertson had henceforth decided on airing the Duck Dynasty show on television. In the year 2006, the growth and prosperity had led him to establish another company entitled as the Buck Commander which had successfully generated the Buckmen DVD series. Thereafter, within a very few span of time, the company aired another show in the Outdoor Channel, entitled as the Buck Commander Protected by Under Armour.
Apart from this, Willie Robertson was also spotted in a single episode in the popular show of “Last Man Standing”. Besides this, Willie Robertson along with his wife was also spotted in another show entitled as “God’s Not Dead”.
In the 2014 State of the Union Address during the presidency of President Barack Obama, he has also been honored as the guest of United States Representative Vance McAllister.
In the year 2014, Willie Robertson has also been awarded the prestigious “Governor’s Award for Entrepreneurial Excellence”.
Net Worth & Earnings
Willie Robertson has been an exceptional person who has established himself successfully within a very short span of time. His excellence in the field of entrepreneurship has led him to be one of the most successful businessmen of the United States. Though he has also established himself as an actor and an author, most of his earnings are solely generated from his business and the show “Duck Dynasty”. All of this has eventually summed up to an approximate net worth of Willie Robertson $25 million as of the present year.
Willie Robertson is known for his outdoor sporty spirit as well as his undeniable faith in Christianity. He is often seen preaching and spreading the word of faith to his followers. Apart from this, Willie Robertson is also a family loving person. He was married to Korie Howard in the year 1992 and the couple has been henceforth blessed with six beautiful children.