Waz Addy Biography

Waz Addy is a survivalist and a television personality from Australia. Waz participated in the Discovery Channel’s reality series Naked and Afraid XL. The show features 12 survivalists who have to survive 40 days in the freezing and hostile wilderness of Montana, with no clothes and limited resources.

Waz is one of the four veterans who have taken on this extreme challenge, along with three other newcomers. Addy has impressed the viewers and the fans with his skills, charisma, and spirit. He has become one of the most popular and talked-about contestants on the show.

Early Life

Waz Addy was born on January 22, 1981, in Sydney, Australia. He grew up playing rugby and became a professional rugby player in his home country. Additionally, Addy spent some time in the military. His parents, who live in Kansas City, Missouri, gave birth to Addy. Ever since he was a young child, Addy has been interested in survival and adventure.

Waz Addy Career

Waz has a diverse and adventurous career that spans from sports to television. He started his career as a professional rugby player in his native country of Australia, where he played for several teams. Addy served a period in the military.

Addy eventually grew into a survivalist and television personality, participating in several reality competitions that tested his abilities and endurance in various settings. In 2013, Addy made his debut appearance on Naked and Afraid, where he and his partner Carrie Booze spent 21 days in the Costa Rican jungle.

Afterward, Addy came back for Naked and Afraid XL in 2015, spending 40 days with nine other survivalists in the Colombian badlands. In the adventure-themed miniseries Samanyu NPC: Nag Hotel Arc from 2022, Addy plays the role of Waz.

At present, he is one of the four veterans who have accepted the task of enduring 40 days in the dangerous and icy wilderness of Montana on Naked and Afraid XL12. For the nonprofit First Responder Task Force, which is run by veterans and offers clean water to impoverished communities, Addy serves as the state coordinator.

Waz Addy Biography

Real Name Waz Addy
Birth Date January 22, 1981
Age (as of 2023) 42 Years
Birth Place Sydney, Australia
Qualification Graduate

Physical Statistics

Height in feet inches – 6’ 0” – in Centimeters – 182 cm
Weight in Kilograms – 92 kg  –  in Pounds –  202 lbs
Hair Color Bald
Eye Color Brown



Relationship Status

Marital Status In Relation
Who is his wife/girlfriend? Laura Klug
Children Two (Bailey Grace & Tayla Mae Addy)

Personal Life

Waz Addy is engaged to transaction coordinator Laura King. The couple has been dating since at least 2022 and often share their photos and love messages on social media. He has two daughters, Baylee Grace Addy, and Tayla Mae Addy with Jordana Addy, his first wife. They divorced in 2019 and have remained on good terms for the sake of their children.

Social Media 

Waz is active on various social media platforms, where he shares his photos, videos, and updates with his fans and followers. He has over 13K followers on Instagram, over 5K followers on Facebook, and 1K followers on TikTok. He also uses the hashtag #NakedandAfraid to join the conversation about the show

Waz Addy Net Worth

Waz Addy has a net worth of around $300K-$1 million. Addy is a successful rugby player and TV personality who has appeared on several survival reality shows. He earns his income from his career as well as from his nonprofit organization, First Responder Task Force.

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