Les Stroud was born on the 20th October in the year of 1961. His nationality is Canadian. His birth place is called Mimico, a beautiful place of Ontario in Canada. He is mostly famous for his work in filmmaking and music. He also has a reputation as a survival expert of Canada. He is most renowned work is the documentary TV series named Beyond Survival with Les Stroud.


He has a pretty strong background in the TV industry in Canada. Before entering into the TV show business he studied in the Fanshawe College. He got many awards for creating, producing and starring at several TV series.


He started his TV career with the successful TV Documentary movie named Surviving Alaska in the year of 2008. Over the years of his career he worked for different TV channel including The Discovery Channel, The science Channel, YTV and The Outdoor Life Network. He also produced several programs for different TV channel. He directed and produced many popular TV series. His directed TV series are ‘Survivorman’, ‘Survivorman: Lost Pilots’, ‘Survivorman Ten Days’ and ‘Beyound Survival with Les Stroud’. He was also the cinematographer of the TV series ‘Survivorman’. Apart from creating, directing and producing TV series, he is also successful in composing score. He compose the score of ‘Survivorman’ and ‘Survivorman Ten Days’ successfully and announced for the score of the film ‘Broken Raven’ which is announced to be released in 2016. He wrote many TV series. He was simultaneously the writer, director and performer in the ‘Survivorman Bigfoot: Radium Springs’ and ‘Survivorman Bigfoot: Nordegg’ episodes. His works were brilliant and ware appreciated by the audience. His work in different sectors in the audio visual medium especially in TV industry including the talent he posses in music can tell the versatility of his talent. And he got success for his work in short period of time but not easily. For that he had to show courage and creativity of doing such kind of work. He is so popular in TV shows that a knife manufacturing company launched a knife with the signature of Les Stroud and they named it Les Stroud Signature Series. Because of his tremendous success in the TV industry some sources confirm that he has a net worth of $5.5 million USD.


He married in 1994. But his married life was not going well. But recently after so many years of their marriage they got divorce. The name of his ex wife is Susan Jamison Stroud. They were living separately for over 6 years and later on mutually sorted out and decided before they got divorced. They have 2 children. The name of the two kids is Raylan Stroud and Logan Stroud. After the separation with Susan, he has not involved in any other relationship. Les Stroud is a pretty social and friendly person. He is active in different social network platform. He has a verified account on twitter with a follower group of 103 thousand people who follows him constantly. And he also enjoys staying in touch with his fans through twitter and other social network platform.

Last Modified: Apr 7, 2020

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