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Jack Hanna

Jack Hanna was born on January 2, 1947 in Knoxville, Tennessee, USA as John Bushnell Hanna. He is a producer and actor, known for Jack Hanna's Into the Wild (2007), Jack Hanna's Wild Countdown (2011) and Bear in the Big Blue House (1997). He has been married to Suzi Hanna since December 20, 1968. They have three children. See full bio »

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 2007-2020 Jack Hanna's Into the Wild (TV Series documentary short) (executive producer - 195 episodes)
- The Farm (2020) ... (executive producer)
- Wild at Umfolozi (2020) ... (executive producer)
- California: Wolves and Meerkats (2020) ... (executive producer)
- Best of Africa's Parks (2020) ... (executive producer)
- A Home for Munu (2020) ... (executive producer)
 2011-2020 Jack Hanna's Wild Countdown (TV Series) (executive producer - 191 episodes)
- Jungle Jack's All Stars (2020) ... (executive producer)
- Wildlife Warriors (2020) ... (executive producer)
- Jack's Jobs (2020) ... (executive producer)
- Tales from the Ranch (2020) ... (executive producer)
- King of Beasts (2020) ... (executive producer)
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Alternate Names:

'Jungle' Jack Hanna | Jack Hannah


6' 1" (1.85 m)


Suzi Hanna  (3 children)

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Jack first started appearing on national television programs in 1983, after the birth of twin gorillas at the Columbus Zoo, when he was invited to appear on Good Morning America (1975). Jack was already appearing on local television stations in Columbus, including a local television series called "Hanna's Ark," on the CBS Columbus affiliate, WBNS. See more »


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