Who is Chip Hailstone? All About Below Zero Star and his Time in Jail

Edward Hailstone, a hunter and tv character, was born in Kalispell, Montana, in 1969. He got here into the limelight by his actuality tv present “Life Beneath Zero..” The movie exhibits how the Edwards household, amongst different folks in Alaska, makes an attempt to outlive in subzero temperatures.

Chip Hailstone’s household

Chip Hailstone is the husband of Agnes Hailstone. Though there is no such thing as a report of when the 2 met,  Chip first met his spouse in Noorvik. Within the yr 1992, the pair married. A wedding that has lasted for over twenty-five years is alleged to be stuffed with pleasure. 

The pair has been blessed with daughters collectively:  Iriqtaq, Tinmiaq, Caroline, Iriqtaq, Mary, and Qutan Hailstone. Regardless of dwelling in poverty, his youngsters are despatched to highschool.

Hailstone’s TV profession

Collectively together with his household, their life-style is documented within the Nat Geo actuality TV present “Life Beneath Zero..” Chip has been part of the solid for the reason that present’s begin in 2013. Chip has been a mainstay on the present, showing in 129 episodes between now and 2020. As of 2020, Life Beneath Zero has 13 seasons and is about to return with a brand new season.

From the beginning, Life Beneath Zero was an enormous hit, which earned it a nomination for a Primetime Inventive Arts Emmy Award for Excellent Cinematography for a Actuality Program in 2015. Within the yr 2016, the present received the award. In 2017, it additionally earned an Emmy Award for Excellent Image Enhancing for an Unstructured Actuality Program.

Hailstone’s Web Value

For the reason that Life Beneath Zero present is the household’s supply of revenue, you’ll have to estimate their internet value as a household. It’s estimated that they’ve over $250,000. Additionally, the promoting of animal components has contributed to Chip’s wealth.

Bear, fox, caribou, wolf, wolverine, bison fish, walrus, seal, duck,  and whale are among the many animals and fish they hunt.

Chip Hailstone in Jail

All of Chip Hailstone’s issues started after an occasion on July 13, 2011, by which his stepson Jonathan Carter was concerned in a battle with one other household in Noorvik. Following the occasion, Chip mentioned a resident pointed a firearm at his then-17-year-old daughter.

Chip said that Alaska state Trooper Christopher Bitz violently abused his then-17-year-old daughter Tinmiaq throughout one of many subsequent questioning classes with troopers. He requested a restraining order for his daughter and later appealed his perjury convictions.

After being convicted on two fees of perjury and two fees of constructing false statements, Chip Hailstone was sentenced to fifteen months in jail. As a result of he was on probation for utilizing modern weaponry because of authorized points, his spouse needed to shoot in the course of the searching classes.

Chip served ten months in jail out of a complete of fifteen months earlier than being launched within the spring of 2017. In December of 2017, he was discovered not responsible on all fees.

Chip jumped instantly into the filming of “Life Beneath Zero” after he was launched, and he’s nonetheless part of the present. Chip is now not forbidden from possessing or firing subtle weapons.

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