There is a lot to make you aware of the star who recently has left the show Gold Rush and is working on another new show. Yes! You heard me right, and that person is Dave Turin. But what happened that he has to leave the show. Let us have a look into this.
Dave Turin’s career in Gold Rush.
He is doing great in the show. He earns $50,000 per episode, which is also an impressive amount. Dave Turin has backed his degree in civil engineering and also is an expert in mining. His net worth is estimated to be around $2 million.
He is among those few members on the crew who knows what he is doing. He is currently 61 years old.
What happened to Dave Turin? Why did he leave the “Gold Rush?”
In one of his interviews, Dave quoted, –
”It’s definitely not how I expected my run with Gold Rush to end, but it is clear to me that it is time to move on”.
Dave Turin says he has new opportunities waiting for him. He used to be a right-hand man for Todd’s crew. On asking for the reason for his quitting the show, he replied –
I can’t work in the place where the fist is used instead of words.
He feels being disrespected by his crew members. He mentioned, -it is not about the payscale or money at all.
This proves that there have been some disputes among Todd and Dave. And in frustration, he decided to quit the show.
While leaving the show, he also thanked his fans for being his well-wishers and supporting and encouraging him in his rough times. He appreciates his fans and followers for the love and care; they bestowed upon him.
About Dave Turin, New show Dave Turin’s Lost Mines.
He planned to get the spin-off of the show gold rush aired on discovery channel. He framed it as “Gold Rush: Dave Turin’s Lost Mine.” According to Hollywood Reports, this spin-off is also going to be ‘the first multiplatform series for the Gold Rush franchise.’
As per the sources, the first seven seasons will be premiered on Discovery Go Streaming App. And it is also free for the viewers with a cable subscription.
It was also confirmed that these first digital episodes would preview Dave, looking for abandoned mine. And after that, the process will be followed by Dave, working on those selected mines. This he does, in search of gold which he feels -has been left behind at the time mine was abandoned.
Where is Dave Turin mining?
He has first visited the whole of the western United States in search of the gold mine. And for a few months, he is in the Helena area filming for ‘Dave Turin’s Lost Mine.’ He also went into the deep search in the history of each mine so that he can turn it into new riches.
Dave Turin, Family mining Business.
Apart from working in the show gold rush, Dave also handles his family business. And he is one of the successful entrepreneurs in the field of the mining business.
Dave Turin’s wife’s name is Shelly Turin. And his father’s name is Jim Turin. Dave is also a mining consultant. They have been operating a quarry for many years now. Through his great efforts and hard work, he had achieved such fame in the mining world. He also has many fan followings on his social media accounts.