• Laura Zerra is an American reality TV personality, survivor, author, and hunter
• She gained fame by appearing in the Discovery Channel show “Naked and Afraid”
• She grew up learning about birds and animals with her father, and even made and sold knives
• She has a net worth of $700,000 and is currently single
• She stands at 5ft 5ins, has long dark brown hair and brown eyes


Who is Laura Zerra?

Laura Zerra is an American reality TV personality, survivor, author, and hunter as well, who achieved stardom through her appearance in the Discovery Channel show “Naked and Afraid”, which follows people on a deserted island trying to survive for 21 days, naked in the wilderness.

So, are you eager to find out more about Laura, from her childhood to date, including her personal life, such as whether she has a boyfriend or is she married perhaps? If yes, then stay with us for a while, as we bring you closer to this reality TV star.

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Laura Zerra Wiki: Age, Childhood, and Education

Laura Zerra was born on the 16th September 1985, in Agawam, Massachusetts USA, the daughter of Steven Zerra and his wife, Elizabeth. She grew up fond of her father and his adventurous way of life – they would often venture on hunting trips together, which Laura much enjoyed as a young girl. For her education, after high school Laura enrolled at Connecticut College, from which she obtained a degree in Ethnobiology.

Career Beginnings

Laura, before she made her debut on television, was already into exploring nature, something she held an interest in ever since her childhood, learning more about birds and animals, which made her quite unique. Furthermore, she started making knives and selling them. Nevertheless in 2004 she became an intern at the Buffalo Field Campaign in West Yellowstone, Montana, documenting the slaughtering of the wild herd of bison among other endangered species.

Laura Zerra

Three years later she moved to Vermont, where she joined Roots School, but in 2008 she ventured off to Mexico, where she hitchhiked, and honed her jungle survival skills. After two years, Laura decided to start learning equine hoof care, and started her lecturing at Sharp Shoeing in Belmont, New Hampshire, while also working at Baker River Deer Farm.

Rise to Prominence

However, it was in 2013 that she was introduced to the world, by appearing in the show “Naked and Afraid”, featuring in several episodes through 2019, which made her a national star.

She remained with the production company, and featured in several installments of other popular shows, including the “Naked After Dark” (2014), then “Naked and Afraid XL”, from 2015 to 2019, and “Naked and Afraid: Savage” (2019). Her activity on television has made Laura a star, not just in the US but across the world as well, which has increased her wealth by a large margin.

She has used her newfound fame to expand her business and has started her own website, Laurazerra.com, on which she has shared her experiences in the wilderness and has offered her services to clients across the world. She has published the book on her skills of knifemaking, entitled “A Modern Guide to Knifemaking: Step-by-step instruction for forging your own knife from expert bladesmiths, including making your own handle, sheath and sharpening” in July 2018, the sales of which have also contributed to her wealth.

Laura Zerra Net Worth

Laura has become a praised reality TV personality and skilled survivalist and hunter, and all of her endeavors have added a considerable amount to her wealth. So, just how rich Laura Zerra is, as of mid- 2019? The sources have estimated Laura’s wealth at $700,000 which will undoubtedly increase further, assuming that she successfully continues her career.

Laura Zerra Personal Life, Boyfriend or Married

Laura isn’t one of those celebrities who share all the details from their personal lives, and as a result, there is no reliable information about her.

For now, all we can say is that Laura is single and focused on her career. She has never been linked publicly to anyone romantically – there isn’t even the slightest rumor of her having a boyfriend, or being married. One thing is sure, Laura doesn’t have children. Hopefully, Laura becomes more open about her personal enterprises, and starts sharing more information about her life.

Laura Zerra Internet Fame

Since her introduction to audiences around the world, Laura has expanded her popularity to social media platforms, especially Instagram and Facebook, though she can also be found on Twitter. Her official Instagram page has more than 55,000 followers, while on Facebook, Laura is followed by more than 30,000 loyal fans. You can also find her on Twitter – her fan base is 16,500 strong. She has used her popularity to promote her career, while she has also shared some details from her personal life, such as time spent with her friends and family, among numerous other posts.

So, if you aren’t already a fan of Laura Zerra, then this is a perfect opportunity for you to become one, just skip over to her official pages and see what she is up to next, both personally and professionally.

Laura Zerra Height and Appearance

Laura is also known for her stunning looks; this beauty stands at 5ft 5ins, which is equal to 1.65m, while her weight and vital statistics are currently unknown to the media, though it is obvious that Laura has a fit body. She has long dark brown hair and her eyes are brown.


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