Ax men is an american reality television series that premiered on march 9 2008 on history the program follows the work of several logging crews in the second growth forests of northwestern oregon washington and montana and the rivers of louisiana and florida the show highlights the dangers encountered by the loggers following in the footsteps of other shows from original productions like. Shelby met his wife donna long before he was cast to appear in the ax men tv show donna is a jehovahs witness.
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Ax men cast women. Featured on the second and third season colantuono was a daring pilot who flew a logging helicopter. The series followed several logging companies in forests and swamps. The two are living near lake pontchartrain on their property of 3 5 acres.
With thom beers mike pihl jay browning jesse browning. Ax men tv series 2008 cast and crew credits including actors actresses directors writers and more. The history channel docuseries follows multiple logging companies working along the pacific coast and cameras capture these crews having to battling bad weather mechanical issues and other competitors.
Ax men is back with an all new season featuring some of your favorite crews. This news seemed to shake the cast members to the core. Ax men was part of that blue collar reality show gold rush that networks began participating in when shows like ice road truckers and deadliest catch became hits.
Meet the cast of ax men on history. Rygaard logging faces pressure to stay in business on new season of ax men marty meierotto reveals he s leaving mountain men after 8 years. Ax men cast death william bart colantuono another ax men death story hit the news in 2013 following the reality star william bart colantuono s death.
They married sometime in the 2000 s and have a son and a daughter while the family also has two dogs. While some of these shows are best forgotten history channel s ax men is one of the most memorable examples of this television trend. Four logging crews in the pacific northwest battle the elements and poor market conditions in an attempt to make a living.