Cyril Chauquet Wiki, Age, Wife, Family, Biography & More

Cyril Chauquet

Cyril Chauquet is the name of  French TV personality and host, who is better known as the host of the Fishing Adventurer which is broadcasting since 2005. In addition, Cyril is also famous for his appearance in the adventure drama television series, Chasing Monsters.

Quick Bio

Real NameCyril Chauquet
Nick NameCyril
Date of Birth1976
Age44 years old.
BirthplaceHaute-Savoie, France
ZodiacN/A
NationalityFrench
EthnicityCaucasian
Famous ForTelevision personality, reality star, sports fisherman, businessman

Wiki/Bio

Cyril was born in Haute-Savoie, France. As per wiki, she was born in 1976, which makes his age 44 this year. He received a graduate degree from Webster University. Since an early age, Cyril always displayed an interest in fishing.

Cyril would wander across various lakes and ponds as a child, attempting to catch pike. He holds French nationality with Caucasian ethnicity. With adventure sports such as surfing and diving as hobbies and true interest and dedication for angling, it was obvious from his early years that Cyril’s life was not going to be an ordinary one.

Career

At a very young age, he discovers his interest in fishing, and subsequently, he decided to go on to take up sports fishing as a career option. In 2003, he started his own business through a sports fishing store in Morocco.

In the same year, he started to think up the concept for his show. In 2005, Chauquet started his career as a host in the reality television series, Fishing Adventurer.

The show broadcasts in Canada, the United States as well as in twelve European countries and its first season was made up of 13 episodes. The show would go on to be dubbed in English and rebranded as Fishing Adventurer, which debuted on the Discovery Channel.

In 2015, Cyril created Chasing Monsters series, where he eeks colossal and dangerous underwater creatures. The first two seasons now air in 120 countries. More than 100 episodes produced in French and in English.

Chasing Monsters Host

Chasing Monsters is Netflix’s show about a man dedicating his life to catching extremely big fish. With almost 100 episodes produced in French and in English, the charismatic globetrotter angler has been chasing, catching, and releasing the world’s most colossal, dangerous, and bizarre underwater creatures, documenting fascinating and untold stories as he goes along.

He has an impressive track record of world record-sized catches including a 550lb giant river Stingray in Thailand, a huge 200lb-plus Arapaima, a 100lb Barramundi in India, a 400lb-plus Goliath Grouper and many more.[1]cyrilchauquet.com

According to some reputed resources, the Fishing Adventurer series is one of the highest-rated television shows in the history of the French Tv industry. Cyril has appeared as a host and abled to gain huge popularity and fan followers from this series.

He also widely famous for his subsequent series Chasing Monsters, which has aired in over 120 territories and has been sold to broadcasters and OTT platforms such as Netflix, National Geographic (USA), Animal Planet (India and Latin America), Discovery Channel (Italy and Spain), History Channel (Asia), BBC Earth, Channel 5 (UK), Viasat (Northern Europe) and RMC Découverte (France). The show has gained popularity from all types of audiences.

Net worth

The star also made some income from his sports fishing career. His show Fishing Adventurer was a smashing success after two years and was broadcasting on one of the most successful networks Discovery Channel.

So probably he earned a good number of net worth from those shows. It is rumored that they can make on average around $20,000 for every episode depending on the popularity of the show. However, it wouldn’t be wrong to claim that he enjoys a luxurious living. As he continues his career, it is expected that his wealth will also continue to increase. His appearance in the television series helped him accumulate fans as well as income.

Cyril Chauquet Death: Rumors

Cyril has been coming face-to-gills with some of the world’s ugliest, scaliest, and sometimes most dangerous creatures on Chasing Monsters. So, it wouldn’t be wrong to claim that he has faced extreme death many times.

Some online news outlets reported that he had died but it’s false. Cyril still alive and continue his passable

Facts

  • Cyril spent most of his early life in Haute-Savoie, and around France before moving to Quebec, Canada.
  • Cyril is a French television host.
  • In 2003, he started his own business through a sports fishing store in Morocco.
  • He has 20.4k followers on his official Instagram account.
  • That is when the show Mordu de la Pêche was born.
  • Fishing Adventurer, the show has been broadcast since 2005 in Canada, in twelve European countries as well as in the US.
  • The third season would follow by 2011 along with 19 new episodes.
  • Cyril is also involved in helping protect endangered fish species.

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