Justice Shearer, otherwise known by his professional name ‘Big Chief’ is a popular street racer and television personality. He is famously known for being one of the main characters on the racing reality television series, Street Outlaws. Currently, in its tenth season, the racing show premiered in June 2013 and has been airing on Discovery Channel to date. Amazingly, Big Chief isn’t just a racer on the show; he also features as a coach and a member of the organizing team. Learn more about his bio, personal life, and other interesting facts below.
Big Cheif Bio
The racing star was born on the 9th of December 1980 in Louisville, Kentucky. He lost his father when he was a child and was solely raised by his mother. He has a brother, whose name is not publicly known. Big Chief developed an interest in street racing when he was very young. While his dad was alive, he often watched him get involved with motorsports as well as car racing.
Subsequently, Big Chief left his place of birth and relocated to Oklahoma alongside his mother. Oklahoma became the very place where he got the chance to groom all the skills he had acquired as a street racer. He joined the street racing community in the city and also schooled there. While things were tough for his family, Big Chief had all the support from his mom who also encouraged him to learn horse riding.
Having being passion-driven, he became a boss in street racing as a teen. He garnered fame and was hailed in most of his competitions. His speed, as well as his strength, were one of the factors that differentiated him from most of his peers. With time, he started saving up for the purchase of his personal car; a customized 1972 Pontiac LeMans which he calls, The Crow. The car’s arrival stepped up Big Chief’s dreams. He then started rehearsing privately in order to acquaint himself with a few spiced up driving styles.
The Crow has served the better part of life for the street racer. He has gone ahead to customize it into the highest twin turbo GTO in the world. It was with his car racing career that he later landed a role on Street Outlaws. The show pushed him more to fame and of course, topped his earnings.
Big Chief’s Net Worth
Big Chief’s net worth of $2million is proof that perseverance, dedication, and patience are major attributes involved in the actualization of dreams. He developed a passion for being a street racer as a child and has gone ahead to join the calibers of the high and mighty in his career course. Prior to his rise in career, he owned a merchandise shop and also worked at a gas station.
Married/Divorced: Who is his Wife?
Not all love stories have happy endings. Big Chief found love with a lady named Alicia Shearer. The two in no distant time later became an item. Alicia works as a Respiratory Therapist. They were quite young as of the time they met and by the time they tied the knot on September 29, 2006, Alicia was just 18. He and Alicia met during the period, the now celebrity worked as a gas attendant. Their meeting was described as a love that occurred instantly. They enjoyed their marital bliss while it lasted. Together, they have two sons, Cobrin Shearer and Covil Shearer.
Because of their lasting marriage, the couple became an inspiration to many young couples. It came as a shock when the street racer publicly announced his divorce with his wife while introducing his new girlfriend. From the gist we have gathered, the couple went to their separate ways as a result of Big Chief’s infidelity.
His New Girlfriend
While Big Chief’s infidelity was top news on the headlines, he surprisingly announced his affair with a lady named Jackie Braasch. Jackie is the daughter of a garage worker and is a motorsports racer. Big Chief’s announcement came as a whirlwind to most of his fans, however, his ex-wife’s relationship with his new girlfriend has kept everyone mute. The two seem to get along and are not even bothered with the rife going on, on several social media platforms.
Where Is He Now?
After disappearing from an episode of Street Outlaws, there has been quite a number of rumors flying around on the internet. Most of his fans had come to conclusions that Big Chief has left the show. Some even went ahead to tag his disappearance to drug usage and his inability to handle his divorce. However, there are no confirmations yet on these claims but some records say that he may likely have a lot of things on his slate and is still very much active on the show.