Jonathan Scott is a popular television personality, illusionist, producer, and contractor from Canada.
Along with his twin brother Andrew Scott, he hosted the reality television series “Property Brothers” which aired on the HGTV network. He is also the co-founder and producer of the production company “Scott Brothers Entertainment” which creates digital content. Here is a quick summary of net worth, career and earnings of Jonathan Scott in 2019.
Early Life & Biography:
John Ian Scott or Jonathan Scott was born in Vancouver, British Columbia on April 28, 1978, to his parents Joanne and James Scott.
He was born just four minutes before his twin brother Andrew Scott. His father worked as a stuntman and actor in the television industry, and his mother worked as a paralegal in their hometown Vancouver. When he was just seven years of old, his father wanted him to get a job.
As a child, he was always fascinated by magic, and hence he went to the “International Brotherhood of Magicians” to learn magic tricks. He went to the Thomas Haney Secondary School where he was the member of the school’s basketball team.
Scott married his wife Kelsy Ully in the year 2007. The couple divorced in the year 2014. Later he dated Jacinta Kuznetsov but eventually broke up in the year 2018.
Career, Awards & Nominations:
Jonathan Scott currently hosts the reality television series “Property Brothers” which is a show where they help people to refurbish their old house with new designs and furniture.
In 2010, he along with his twin brother founded the production company “Scott Brothers Entertainment” which has multiple offices in Canada and USA.
After the huge success of his previous show, he launched a new show “Property Brothers: At Home on the Ranch” in the year 2015.
Scott is also a licensed contractor and the founder of the real estate company “Scott Real Estate Inc”.
In 2013, he also hosted the radio show “Off Topic with the Scott Brothers” along with his twin brother Andrew. He also participated in the television show “24 Hours of Reality” in the year 2016.
He also appeared on the web series “Tiny House Arrest” in the year 2016 which was produced by his production company.
Along with his twin brother, he won the “Leo Award” for the best hosts in the year 2012. In the same year, he was also nominated for the Rose d’Or award.
Net Worth & Earnings:
The estimated net worth of Jonathan Scott is considered to be more than $12.5 million. This huge wealth is the result of his successful career as a host, producer, and contractor.
His show “Property Brothers” became the one of the highest rating show in 2012 with a viewership of more than 23 million.
He along with his brother sold their old house and bought a new property for more than $400,000.
He also published his book “Dream Home” in the year 2015 which went up to the number three in the Wall Street Journal list.
Jonathan Scott is a multi-talented person who has worked very hard in every aspect of his life in order to become successful. He is also actively involved with several non-profit organisations including the “St. Baldrick’s Foundation” which support pediatric cancer research.