Who is Amy Allan in ‘Dead Files’? Wiki Bio
Amy Allan was born on 31 May 1973, in Denver, Colorado USA – her zodiac sign is Gemini and she holds American nationality. She is a medium and a TV personality, best known for starring in “The Dead Files” paranormal TV show.
Childhood and education
Amy grew up in Arvada, Colorado, where she was raised by her parents – she claims to have had her first close contact with what she refers to as ‘shadow people’ when she was four years old. She has been interested in the paranormal since then, and eventually became an investigator and a medium.
After she matriculated from a high school in Arvada, she enrolled at the University of Arizona, from which she graduated with a bachelor’s degree in psychology. While there she was mentored by Dr. William Roll, who is known worldwide as one of the best parapsychologists.
Career as a TV personality
Amy became popular after she was chosen to star in “The Dead Files” paranormal TV series, which began airing on 23 September 2011 on the Travel Channel.
The show follows our Amy, a physical medium, and Steve DiSchiavi, a former New York Police Department homicide detective, as they travel around the US to investigate supposedly haunted locations. So far the show counts 11 seasons and 193 episodes, and has received mixed critiques, with some people believing it to be scripted and fake.
Regardless, Amy has become a well-respected parapsychologist, and her skills and abilities have been studied by numerous other parapsychologists.
So far she has worked with several TV channels, such as The Travel Channel, CBS, TLC, and Discovery among others, most often serving as a consultant and an on-air talent. Aside from being a physical medium, Amy studied, and is currently practicing alternative medicine, making her a healer (psychometrist) – some of her other studies include acupuncture, Asian medicine, western massage, Thai yoga massage, and Zen shiatsu.
Love life and husband
Amy met Matthew Anderson while the two were attending the same college, and they launched their relationship after several months of being friends.
They married in 2011, however, the marriage lasted for only two years before they divorced in 2013, due to what appears to be infidelity on Amy’s side, specifically…Amy met film director Rob Traegler in 2012, while they worked together on “The Dead Files” TV series. He has been part of the film industry since 2005, and directed both movies and TV series. Rob and Amy dated for nearly five years before marrying in October 2018 – they have no children and are living together in Los Angeles, California.
Hobbies and other interests
Amy is a very religious person, who believes in supernatural and paranormal – her mother and her grandfather allegedly possess the same skills and abilities as her, andappear to be able to see ghosts as well as to talk with them.
Amy’s favorite hobby is travelling, and her show has taken her all around the US, while she has also been to several countries in Europe throughout the years, with her dream travel destination being Rome in Italy. She enjoys watching movies and TV series in the evenings – some of her favorite movies include “E.T. the Extra Terrestrial” shot in 1982, and “The Day the Earth Stood Still” (1951), while her favorite TV series is “Doctor Who”. Both she and her husband are lovers of animals, and they have two pet dogs and a cat who live with them in their home in Los Angeles.
Appearance and net worth
Amy is 46 years old. She has long brown hair and brown eyes, is 5ft 6ins (1.67m) tall, and weighs around 141lbs (64kgs). As of late 2019, her net worth is over $1 million, while her husband Rob’s net worth is estimated at over $18 million.
Who is Rob Traegler, Amy’s husband?
Rob Traegler was born in Hamilton, New Jersey USA, on 8 October 1982 – his zodiac sign is Libra, and he holds American nationality. Rob is known for being a film producer, and the husband of Amy Allan. Rob grew up in Hamilton where he was raised by his parents, who were both big fans of the film industry.
Unlike other children who wanted to become actors and actresses, Rob dreamt about producing his own movies, and with the help of his parents he made his dreams come true, when he became a film director and producer in 2005.
Rob gained recognition after he began working as a production associate for “The Dr. Phil Show” in 2005 – he was part of the show until 2008. In 2009, he directed two TV series entitled “The Lost Tapes” and “The House”, as well as the short video “Grey Area”. He served as a director for the “Paranormal State: The New Class” TV series in 2010, and “Pretty Hurts” TV series in 2011. From 2012 to 2014, he directed Amy’s show “The Dead Files”.
As a producer, he worked on two TV series – “Farmer Wants a Wife” in 2008 and “Horseplayers” in 2014, and worked in the camera department during the shooting of the “Choose You” documentary film released in 2011. Rob is currently working for several TV channels, such as Discovery, E!, Travel, the Oxygen Network, and Animal Planet.
He has short black hair and brown eyes, is 6ft 2ins (1.88m) tall, and weighs around 172lbs (78kgs).