Steven Rinella is like any other man that was taught by his father about hunting and fishing at a very young age. His father’s early introduction for that became a foundation for Steven to become a renowned outdoor host, author, writer, tv personality, and conservationist.
Steven Rinella interprets the how’s of the world of fishing and hunting to a variety of audiences. Want to know more about Steven Rinella, then you are in the right article.
We will talk about Steven Rinella net worth, wife (Catherine Finch), books, podcast, and MeatEater.
Steven Rinella Net Worth
Steven Rinella net worth is an estimate at $3 million.
The Steven John Rinella’s earning came from his careers, such as his show, books, and podcasts. His wife, Finch, has $500k net worth.
Steven Rinella Biography and Early Life
Steven John Rinella or Steven Rinella was born on February 13, 1974, in Twin Lake, Michigan. His father is Frank Rinella, and his mother is Rosemary Johnson. He is the youngest among the siblings; his brothers are named Matthew and Daniel Rinella.
As mentioned, Steven was taught by his father about hunting and fishing from a very young age. He started when he was just three years of age. When he was still a kid, Steven was into historical narrative and American wilderness; from that, you can see an outdoorsman in the making.
Steven finished his high school at Reeths Puffer High School. Then, he got his bachelor’s degree from Grand Valley State University. He also went to Muskegon Community College and Lake Superior State University. He didn’t stop there; he pursued creative writing at the University of Montana-Missoula and successfully received his Master of Fine Arts.
Personal Life (Wife, Kids, and Family)
Steven Rinella is happily married to Catherine Parlette Finch or Catherine Finch. They started dating way back in 2006 and tied the knot in 2008 in Fennville, Michigan, and had been happily married ever since. They are blessed with three children.
Catherine works before at Weinstein Company, a film studio in New York, as a director of publicity at the book division. She is currently the Chief Communication Officer of MeatEater Inc. She earned her degree in English from Colorado College. She has an estimated amount of $500k net worth.
Aside from that, Steven was also known to have a very close relationship with his siblings, especially his older brother Matthew Rinella. Matthew is also a great hunter and outdoorsman.
Age, Height, Weight, and Birth Sign
Steven Rinella was born on February 13, 1974, and he is now 46 years old. He stands 6 ft. and weighs approximately 82 kg. His birth sign is Aquarius. Aquarius are known to be adventurous, impulsive, and charming.
In 2012, Steven became more well-known due to his Netflix Original series named MeatEater, it is a weekly half-hour show. It has eight seasons and will still have another one that has yet to be announced.
In the show, Steven showcases his remarkable hunting and fishing methods in different locations such as in Arizona (Coues deer), Alaska (Dall sheep, black bear, caribou, mountain goat), California (turkey, wild pigs, quail), Montana (deer elk), New Zealand (red stag, chamois and tahr) and many more.
Steven gained a lot of followers, but hunting is a sensitive topic for animal rights activists. Steven often receives several messages filled with loathing to the point that a man threatened to hunt him with a 50-gauge shotgun.
Aside from the hunting method itself, the show also provides fascinating food preparations after Steven caught his prey, such as boiling meat inside the prey’s stomach, an animal heart wrapped in fat and cooked over a fire, and many more.
Before the MeatEater show, he also hosted the 8-episode-show named The Wild Within on Travel Channel.
Aside from his series, he is also an author. Steven wrote five books in total mainly about hunting and fishing method such as The Complete Guide to Hunting Butchering and Cooking Wild game , The Scavenger s Guide to Haute Cuisine, American Buffalo: In Search of a Lost Icon, Meat Eater: Adventures from the Life of an American Hunter and The MeatEater Fish and Game Cookbook.
Steven Rinella also has a podcast you may listen to if you’re not into books or watching a television series. It is entitled “The MeatEater Podcast,” where he also imparts his own hunting techniques, humor, food, equipment, wildlife conservation, and stories.
Besides his own podcasts, he is also a regular guest on another podcast hosted by Joe Roga, named The Joe Rogan Experience.
Awards and Nominations
Steven Rinella earned several awards and nominations for his series, MeatEater, such as the Sportsman Choice Awards for Best New Series (2013) and Best Overall Production (2014). It was also selected as the Best Television Program, On Location (2013) for James Beard Foundation Award.
Steven secured several awards for his book entitled American Buffalo, such as the Sigurd F. Olson Nature Writing Award and Pacific Northwest Booksellers Award. It also became an Amazon Book of the Month, and not only that, it was one of the best fifty non-fiction books for 2008 of The San Francisco Chronicle.
Conclusion on Steven Rinella
Steven John Rinella or Steven Rinella was in Twin Lake, Michigan, United States. He started his hunting journey at a very young age, taught by his father, Frank Rinella. He is the brains of the MeatEater podcast and the host of the MeatEater Netflix series.
Steven is an American hunter, outdoor host, author, television personality, and conservationist writer. He has an estimate of $3 million net worth. He is well-loved by most of the outdoor enthusiasts because of his extraordinary methods and his goal for wildlife conservation.
He wrote five amazing books in total mainly such as The Complete Guide to Hunting Butchering and Cooking Wild game , The Scavenger s Guide to Haute Cuisine, American Buffalo: In Search of a Lost Icon, Meat Eater: Adventures from the Life of an American Hunter and The MeatEater Fish and Game Cookbook.
Name: Steven John Rinella best known as Steven Rinella
Age: 46 years old
Profession: Meat Eater Host, Author, Writer, Conservationist, Outdoorsman, Television Personality,
Net worth: $3 million