TJ Ott Bio, Age, Married, Parents, Wife, Tuna, Height, Weight, Family, Dad, Net Worth

TJ Ott Biography

TJ Ott is an American television personality and commercial tuna fisherman best known for his appearances on the popular Fishing Television series Wicked Tuna. He primarily sails on a 48-foot sailboat off the coast of Gloucester. He then steers his fishing boat to the Outer Banks of North Carolina. TJ makes approximately $20,000 from the sale of a single Bluefin Tuna.


How old is TJ Ott?- Age

He is 39 years old as of December 2021. He was born Timothy James Ott on December 3, 1979, in Broad Channel Queens, New YorkUnited States.

TJ Ott Height – Weight

Tj stands at an average height of 5 feet 8 inches (1.72 meters). He also maintains a body weight of 169 kgs (374 lbs).

Ott was born and raised in Broad Channel Queens, New York, United States. He is the son of Tim Ott (father) and Debbie Ott (mother).  He has a sister named Katie Rose, and he is the godfather to Eliza, his niece.

TJ Ott Wife – Married

TJ Doellman is happily married to Kristina Doellman. In 2016, the famous tuna fisherman married his wife in a private wedding ceremony. They dated for a long time before making their relationship official.

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TJ Ott Wicked Tuna – Career

TJ is a well-known commercial tuna fisherman and the host of the Wicked Tuna TV show. He caught his first Bluefin Tuna when he was 12 years old. When Ott turned 20, he was given the opportunity to captain and run the family boat, The Hot Tuna. That is where he gained experience captaining and operating various fishing vessels. When he is not chasing bluefin tuna, he spends most of his time in Key West, Florida. Ott, a seasoned professional, successfully confronts the hostile nature of the sea and secures the fishes for sustenance. He also claims that commercial fishing is more than just a job for him, but also a kind of addiction.This is no surprise because of the years he has spent in this one-of-a-kind profession. This includes 18 years of firsthand experience as captain and several years before. Fortunately, Tj’s show Wicked Tuna was added to the National Geography Channel reality show in its third season. He began as the cast of  “Wicked Tuna: Outer Banks,” from its premiere on  August 17, 2014. The show has earned TJ extensive viewership and massive fan followings.

Ott Net Worth

Ott has an estimated net worth of around $1 million.