James Franzo(Life Below Zero) Wiki, Bio, Age, Net Worth & More

James Franzo(Life Below Zero) Wiki, Bio, Age, Net Worth & More

James FranzoJames Franzo, the name may be complex to recognize but his voice should not be a difficult thing to recognize for those who are eager fans of the television series, Life Below Zero. James has been the narrator of Life Before Zero ever since the series first began airing in 2013. James is a voice artist who mostly recognizes for his work on National Geographic’s documentary series “Life Below Zero“.


James was born in the United States of America. Franzo grew up along with two siblings and shared much of his early life with his siblings Rocco Franzo and David Franzo. His other younger brother, Joey Franzo was killed in an accident caused by a drunk driver. when he was just 18 years old. However, he holds an American nationality and belongs to Caucasians. His father passed away after struggling with Alzheimer’s disease after 62 long years of being married to his mother. On the other hand his mother still alive.

Unbeknownst to the world, James Franzo was tackling a very severe health risk which was cardiac in nature. While we do not know the exact defect or disease he was suffering. It was so bad that he couldn’t survive without a transplant. Luckily in August 2015, he got a transplant which was successful and he has lived a healthy life since. “To the spirit of my donor, today marks three years with your power plant running my vessel. thank you” he wrote in a 2019 Instagram post.  He also wrote to his donor, ” You have shown me that my life is not about me. You’ve taught me that my life is about all the people around me. My life is about all the people I touch.”

There is no more information available about his childhood. Actually, James has not disclosed much about his childhood years. On the other hand, there was no information available about his education qualification that helps to understand how educated he is. Currently, James Franzo has a house in Levittown in New York. He still works at Life Below Zero.

James Franzo Career As Actor

Before appeared as a vice artist in the documentary Tv series, he was impressing everyone with his acting skills. He did his first acting in the hit soap Days of our Lives. Although his role in the TV series was short-lived, he managed to use it as a foothold for his career moving forward. James has appeared in several movies including Days of Our Lives in 1965 and the 2015 release, The Prison Web.

The narrator of The Reality TV Series

After charming people with his acting skills, James was impressing them with his voice. He gave his voice and became the narrator of the reality TV series, Life Before Zero. As of now, he is best recognized for his voice. On the other hand, for many audiences, James is a completely anonymous character without listening to his voice. They are often centered around the character on-screen, and completely forget the silky smooth voice guiding them.

However, the documentary tv series based on those people who face struggles every day for living in the remotest parts of Alaska. There have been 11 seasons of the National Geographic reality show. The show reached its 100th episode in January 2019. James is the iconic voice behind Life Below Zero. James has been the narrator on the show since its premiere and has lent his voice to all 124 episodes that have aired on National Geographic.

Break True Camp

Aper from being a narrator, he also works in a very small and inclusive project called Break True Camp. While the details of this project are vague, it seems to be a camp for men to come and take part in rituals where they break free by sharing stories singing, dancing, crying, shouting, meditating, practicing martial arts, or basically doing anything and everything that makes them feel better.

James Franzo Net worth

Being a part of a popular reality show such as Life Below Zero, his work with the show has helped him gain significant income. According to some reputed resources, James earns around $ 4500 per episode from the tv series Life Before Zero.

Also, his net worth of $300,000 running around the internet is not true. For sure his net worth is higher and currently under review. However, as he continues his endeavors, it is expected that his wealth will also continue to increase.

James Franzo Personal Life

Talking about his personal life, Franzo is a married man. But much useful information is not available about the marriage life of James Franzo. In addition, he has never been a visible character. James is just the voice in the background.

So we don’t know much about his personal life since he does not share about his wife, we think that she may be out of the picture. He does keep sharing about his two children, who are both sons, a lot on social media where he refers to himself as proud pops. Both his sons are competitive powerlifters. We don’t know the name of one of his sons; the other’s name is Joseph Giovanni Ferratti and he has competed at events like The Arnold Classic. In addition, he is engaged to Tina Daneshmand who is also a fellow weight lifter.

James Franzo Age

When it comes to celebrities and their personal affairs, no doubt, the fans are always curious to know about all the small things. So if you also want to find out more about James then you are in the right way and stay with us. In this case, people are want to know how old was James Franzo? Franzo celebrates his birthday on 08 March, and he was born in 1969, which makes his age 52 this year. 

James Franzo Height and Weight

As we know fans are always strange to know about all the small things and knock them every time that how tall is James Franzo, and what is his weight? Chip has been able to mention a height of 6 feet 1 cm which is also equivalent to 185 cm and 1.85m, her weight approx 72 kg ( 157 lbs ).

7 Major Facts On James Franzo That Might Surprise You!

  1. He has been the narrator of Life Before Zero ever since the series first began airing in 2013.
  2. His father passed away after struggling with Alzheimer’s disease.
  3. Franzo was tackling a very severe health risk which was cardiac in nature.
  4. In 2015, James was listed for a heart transplant and had to undergo surgery for it. Fortunately, the surgery was completed without any major complications and James is in the best of health.
  5. His first acting job was in the hit soap Days of our Lives.
  6. Since it first began airing in 2013, the series has been received praise from fans and critics around the world.
  7. He has two sons who both are competitive powerlifters.