Some people gain fame as a result of their own achievements while some other people become popular due to their familial, or marital ties to the aforementioned persons. One person who has risen to the spotlight via the latter mode is Julia Savage. The American media personality is better known as the wife of special effects designer-cum-TV host/ producer, Adam Savage. The couple first met via the internet and subsequently got married in the year 2004.
Julia Savage Bio (Age)
Julia Savage nee Ward was born in the United States of America. There is a paucity of information with regards to her early life, childhood or family background. It is however known that her ethnicity is Caucasian while her nationality is American. Meanwhile, her husband – Adam Whitney Savage, was born on the 15th of July 1967 in New York City. His father’s name is Whitney Lee Savage while his mother’s name is Karen. His father was an accomplished filmmaker and animator and produced some characters for Sesame Street while his mother is a psychotherapist.
The TV personality additionally has five siblings comprising of two older half-brothers, two older half-sisters and a younger sister named Kate. Savage spent his formative years in New York and began acting from childhood. He even took five years’ worth of acting classes but later found that he preferred making stuff with his hands. He, therefore, started working in film special effects, graphics design, animation, and theatre. Savage had since become an accomplished model maker with his creations being used in several blockbuster movies. He is also a highly sought-after educator and has taught at various schools including the department of industrial design at Academy of Art University, San Francisco.
Julia Savage’s Family (Children)
Julia Savage and her husband tied the knot on the 11th of September 2014. They are both quite private and are not ones to dish about their love story. They have, nevertheless, maintained a blissful and rancor-free union. Savage is quite supportive of her man’s career and often accompanies him to public events including the 2014 premiere of the movie, Blade Runner 2049, as well as the 2016 creative Emmys Awards. Savage and her husband do not have any kids together. Her husband however has twin sons, Addison and Riley from his first marriage. The two boys primarily reside with their father and their stepmom, as well as two beloved family dogs.
Julia Savage’s Net Worth
Being that she only rose to fame due to her husband’s achievements, Julia Savage’s career path isn’t known and as such there is no way of telling what she could be worth personally. On the other hand, her husband has a fortune estimated at $8 million. Adam Savage majorly owes his significant wealth to his illustrious TV career. The New York native has scored minor roles in several movies including Night of the Little Dead, CSI: Crime Scene Investigation, The Darwin Awards and Ever Since the World Ended. Additionally, and most importantly, Savage is the energetic co-host of the popular TV series, Mythbusters.
Mythbusters is a science entrainment program which debuted on the Discovery Channel in 2003. The series involves experts using scientific methods to test the validity of rumors, myths, movie scenes, adages, Internet videos, and news stories. The list of myths tested on the series is compiled from several sources including fan suggestions as well as the personal experiences of cast and crew. The myths are typically tested in a two-step process; replicate the circumstance and duplicate the results. At the end of the show, the myths are either busted, confirmed or deemed plausible. Myths are deemed plausible when it is about a one-time occurrence or requires extremely specific circumstances to occur. Mythbusters has since become one of the most popular shows on the Discovery Channel. It has also propelled the two hosts, Savage, and Jamie Hyneman, to fame. The duo has made the rounds on many popular TV shows. They featured President Obama on an episode of their show in 2010.
Height and Weight
Julie Savage has not disclosed specific details about her body measurements, and as such, it isn’t clear the exact figure of her height. That said, Julia is definitely shorter than her husband Adam who stands at a height of 5 feet 10 inches tall.