James Franklin Hyneman Net Worth

James Franklin Hyneman Net Worth is

James Franklin Hyneman Bio/Wiki, Net Worth, Married 2018

James Franklin "Jamie" Hyneman (born September 25, 1956) is an American special effects expert and the co-host of the television series MythBusters alongside Adam Savage. He is also the owner of M5 Industries, the special effects workshop where MythBusters is filmed. He is known among Robot Wars devotees for his robot entry, Blendo, which, for a time, was deemed too dangerous for entry in the competition. He is one of the designers of the aerial robotic camera system Wavecam, used in sports and entertainment events.
IMDB Wikipedia

Full NameJamie Hyneman
Net Worth$8 million dollars
Date Of BirthSeptember 25, 1956
Place Of BirthMarshall, Michigan, U.S.
Height5' 10" (1.78 m)
ProfessionProducer, Special Effects, Actor
EducationIndiana University
SpouseEileen Walsh
SiblingsCraig Hyneman
NominationsPrimetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Reality Program, Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Structured Reality Program, ASTRA Awards for Favourite International Personality or Actor
TV ShowsMythBusters
Star SignLibra
1Big walrus moustache
2Wears white shirt (with rolled sleeves) and gray colored trousers
3Wears red Converse sneakers
4Wears a black beret
1When Domino's Pizza approached M5 Industries and asked us to design and build the Steak Fanatic Pizza Couch, I knew it was something we wanted to be part of. The Steak Fanatic Pizza Couch is like a guy's dream come true -- only the coolest gadgets and Domino's Pizza all within arm's reach.
2The fact that we are so different is our strength.
1Running his special effects company M5 industries and hosting the Discovery TV-show Mythbusters. [July 2005]
2Awarded a Doctorate of Engineering, honoris causa from Villanova University, May 2010.
3Has a younger half brother, Craig.
4His wife is a high school teacher.
5Is a long-standing Screen Actors Guild member.
6Is a wilderness survival expert
7Once lived on a houseboat.
8Trained a goldfish to ring a bell.
9Holds several patents for his inventions.
10Grew up on a farm.
11Used to run a pet store.
12Ran a sailing - diving charter business in the Caribbean for several years before he started working in Special Effects.
13He designed the spiders from Arachnaphobia.
14Has a degree in Russian language
15Has a degree in Literature


MythBusters2010-2015TV Series documentary executive producer - 52 episodes
Dangerous Toys2014TV Movie documentary executive producer
Unchained Reaction2012TV Series executive producer - 4 episodes

Special Effects

The Matrix Revolutions2003special effects technician
The Matrix Reloaded2003special effects technician
Star Wars: Episode II - Attack of the Clones2002special effects technician
Star Wars: Episode I - The Phantom Menace1999special effects technician
Flubber1997animatronics technician
Dracula1992special effects technician - uncredited
Naked Lunch1991animatronics technician - as James Hynemar
Arachnophobia1990special effects technician
Rude Awakening1989special effects technician
RoboCop1987special effects crew - uncredited
Top Gun1986special effects crew - uncredited


Wrestling Isn't Wrestling2015Video documentary shortNon-Fan
Phineas and Ferb2014TV SeriesOffice Stormtrooper #2
CSI: Crime Scene Investigation2008TV SeriesLab Technician
The Darwin Awards2006Army Dude


BattleBots2000TV Series competitor / robot builder

Art Department

The Ketchup and Mustard Man1994Short sets


MythBusters2003-2016TV Series documentaryHimself - Host
Buzz: AT&T Original Documentaries2010-2015TV Series documentaryHimself
Live with Kelly and Michael2014-2015TV SeriesHimself
Dangerous Toys2014TV Movie documentaryHimself
2013 Primetime Creative Arts Emmy Awards2013TV SpecialHimself - Presenter: Outstanding Directing for Nonfiction Programming / Outstanding Writing for Nonfiction Programming / Exceptional Merit in Documentary Filmmaking / ...
Jimmy Kimmel Live!2013TV SeriesHimself - Guest
Unchained Reaction2012TV SeriesHimself - Host
CBS News Sunday Morning2012TV SeriesHimself - Host, 'Mythbusters' (segment "No Foolin'")
The Simpsons2012TV SeriesHimself
The Colbert Report2011TV SeriesHimself - Guest
Punkin Chunkin2010TV MovieHimself - Host
The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson2009-2010TV SeriesHimself
The Rally to Restore Sanity and/or Fear2010TV SpecialHimself
YouTube Live2008TV MovieHimself
Late Show with David Letterman2005-2008TV SeriesHimself - Guest
Beyond Tomorrow2005-2006TV Series documentaryHimself - MythBuster

Archive Footage

MythBusters2004-2012TV Series documentaryHimself - Host

Nominated Awards

2016Primetime EmmyPrimetime Emmy AwardsOutstanding Structured Reality ProgramMythBusters (2003)
2015Primetime EmmyPrimetime Emmy AwardsOutstanding Structured Reality ProgramMythBusters (2003)
2014Primetime EmmyPrimetime Emmy AwardsOutstanding Structured Reality ProgramMythBusters (2003)
2013Primetime EmmyPrimetime Emmy AwardsOutstanding Reality ProgramMythBusters (2003)
2012Primetime EmmyPrimetime Emmy AwardsOutstanding Reality ProgramMythBusters (2003)
2011Primetime EmmyPrimetime Emmy AwardsOutstanding Reality ProgramMythBusters (2003)

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