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(Host, Former Army)

Wil Willis is a former Army officer, Show Host, and Writer. Willis is renowned as the host of the Forged in Fire series. He is married and a father of three.

Relationship Facts of Wil Willis

Wil Willis is married to Krystle Amina {Compare Couple}.
He is father of Three (Orion Willis).
Wil Willis is not having an affair with anyone presently.
His sexual orientation is straight.

What is the relationship of Wil Willis?

Wil Willis is happily married to his wife, Krystle Amina. His wife, Krystle is an artist who specializes in charcoal, pastel, and watercolor.

The couple got married in October 2017. They stated that they are expecting a baby on 7th August 2019 through the Instagram post. Later, in March 2020, they welcomed their baby boy, Orion Willis.

He has two children from his previous marriage. However, he has not shared any info on his previous wedding.

Wil Willis: Biography in Details

Who is Wil Willis?

Wil Willis is a former Army officer, Show Host, and Writer. Willis is renowned as the host of the Forged in Fire series.

Currently, he is a self-employed executive producer.

Who are the parents of Wil Willis?

Wil Willis was born on 14th February 1945 in Portugal into a military-based family. He is of British ethnicity.

To date, he has not revealed the names of his family members including his father, mother, and siblings. However, his father is a retired military officer. He got retired in 1991.

Moving to his academics, Wil Willis graduated from high school in 1993. Later, he also joined New York Film Academy with Honors in media and communication.

Wil Willis- Professional Career

After graduating from High School, he joined the US Military Army as a 3rd Ranger Battalion. He served in the position till February 1998. Later, in June 1998, he became 1T271 Pararescue in the Air Force. For the air force, he served till August 2008.

Following that, he joined the Assessment and Training Solutions. At first, he was serving as the program manager. Later, he was promoted to be the regional director of Operations.

In between, Wil Willis entered the TV and Film industry as a host of the competitive series, Forged in Fire that aired on History TV.

In each episode of the series, four bladesmiths compete in a three-round elimination contest to forge bladed weapons. Prior to that, he appeared in the movies like Beerfest, In the Valley of Elah, Waste of Time, and Sovereign as an actor. He hosted the series for five years till April 2020.

As of now, the host is exploring his career as a producer.

How much does Wil Willis earn?

As of 2023, Wil Willis has an estimated net worth of $1 million. His earnings as a TV host are in the range of $32k – $146k. Besides that, he also makes through his production works too.

Apart from that, as an army officer, his salary was $47k to $51k.

Wil Willis
Caption: Wil Willis with his wife ( Source: CELEBLIVEUPDATE )

Body Measurements: Height & Weight

Wil Willis has brown eyes with brunette hair. He stands at a height of 5 feet and 11 inches and weighs around 78 kg. His chest size is 42 inches.

Talking about his appearance, he has a charming persona with oval-shaped facial features with definite jawlines.

Is Wil Willis involved in any rumors and controversies?

To date, Wil Willis has not been part of any sort of controversy and scandal that created headlines in the media.

However, there were rumors that the host is being replaced by the show. Also, his LinkedIn profile also suggests the same.

Wil Willis- Twitter, Instagram, Facebook, YouTube

Wil Willis has 112k followers on Instagram and 7.9k on Twitter and  32k followers on facebook.

On Instagram, he is following the personalities like Zac Brown, Katt Williams, and Sheriff Baron.

Also, he has a self-titled YouTube channel with 32.4k subscribers with 5.9 million views.


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