Mandy Hansen is the name of an American TV personality, who is better known for her appearance in on Discovery Channel’s reality show The Deadliest Catch. Moreover, she is also famous for being the daughter of Sig Hansen, one of the lead cast of this show.
Mandy was born in 1996 in Seattle, Washington State USA. As per wiki, she is now 24 years old as of 2020. She received a graduate degree from high school in 2014.
Her father Sig Hansen, is also familiar as a TV personality and also caption of the fishing vessel Northwestern. And her mother’s name is June Hansen. Mandy has a sister named Nina Hansen and a younger brother Edgar Hansen. Sig is not her biological father. Their father was her mother’s previous relationship and Sig decided to adopt them. However, they took his last name as their own. She holds the American nationality and belongs to White ethnicity. From early childhood, she had a passion for fishing and seafaring like her father. She would often go with her father on his ship when she was still very young.
In 2009, she started her career when she was only 13 years old by appearing in the show The Deadliest Catch. In this show, she appeared as a guest star in an episode alongside her father. Subsequently, she became a permanent member of the show, and eventually, she has appeared in every season since then. According to the source, Mandy’s father was against her to become a fisherwoman as he considers it a man’s job when she was offered by Salmon boats.
Reportedly, she admitted being scared and confused on her first time on the show when she was realized that she was the only woman in an all-male crew aboard her father’s vessel. The Deadliest Catch is a documentary reality TV show, which aired on The Discovery Channel and it premiered in 2005. The show is still ongoing – the 14th season premiered in April 2018. In addition, she has been trying to get into the Maritime Academy, so that she could get licensed to run ocean liners and freighters.
Talking about her net worth, Mandy brave enough and has a good skill, which helps her to earn a good figure of net worth. As a cast member for several seasons of the hit shows The Deadliest Catch, she able amass lots of money. Reportedly, her net worth is authoritatively estimated to be close to $1 million.
The fisherwoman, Mandy is married women by her relationship status. On 10 June 2017, Mandy married to Clark Pederson, a fellow deckhand on the Northwestern. He also worked at the Shaver Transportation Company on the Columbia River. As of now, he taking lessons to become a captain and hopes to join the Columbia River Pilots. However, the couple lives in Seattle and even tried starting a family of their own.
Reportedly, there were some rumors that she had a miscarriage and lost her baby. That time she also uploaded a photo on Instagram with the caption ‘’Though I lost you my previous season onboard, I still think about you every day. Words cannot describe the hurt and the love I still feel for you. May we meet one day little one. Momma’s got you in her heart forever and ever…’’. Once Clark made a prank on Sig by telling him Mandy was pregnant and he was ordered by the deck boss.