Josh Owens
Josh Owens
Celebrated Name: Josh Owens
Real Name/Full Name: Josh Owens
Gender: Male
Age: 46 years old
Birth Date: 28 August 1977
Birth Place: Columbus, North Carolina
Nationality: American
Height: 1.8m
Weight: 84kg
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Single
Wife/Spouse (Name): N/A
Children/Kids (Son and Daughter): Yes 1 (Elizabeth Reese Owens)
Dating/Girlfriend (Name): N/A
Is Josh Owens Gay?: No
Profession: Actor, motocross racer
Salary: $100,000
Net Worth in 2024: $2 million
Last Updated: July 2024

JOSH Owen is an actor and professional motocross racer from America. He is famous for his appearances in the popular drama Moonshiners on the Discovery channel. As a racer, he competed in GNCC and NCHSA, and in 2003, he was the 250-C Champion for NCHSA, among other titles. In 2018 he was involved in an accident that involved a motorcycle, and he sustained severe injuries, which prompted rumors circulating about him being dead.

Maybe you know about Josh Owens very well, but do you know how old and tall is he, and what is his net worth in 2024? If you do not know, we have prepared this article about details of Josh Owens’s short biography-wiki, career, professional life, personal life, today’s net worth, age, height, weight, and more facts. Well, if you’re ready, let’s start.

Early Life & Biography

The actor was born Josh Owens on 28 August 1977 in Columbus, North Carolina, the United States. There are no details about his father as he was brought up by his mother, Cindy Owens, as his firstborn child, and he has a younger sister by the name of Chelsea Morris. His mother passed away in 2011, and Owens had a great connection with her, and he regularly sends photos of her on his Facebook page.

Personal Life

Josh has a child by the name of Elizabeth Reese Owens. He has never come out publicly about his marital status in public. He was once in a relationship with a lady by the name of Amber Lyne Gabric. It is not clear if she was the mother of his daughter or if she was the wife. Owens prefers to keep his personal life out of the public scrutiny.

Age, Height, and Weight

Being born on 28 August 1977, Josh Owens is 46 years old as of today’s date 13th July 2024. His height is 1.8m tall, and his weight is 84 kg.


Josh Owens was a good friend to the late Barney Barnwell, who was a local moonshiner.  Barney was the one who introduced Josh to television, and he has always accredited him as his mentor. He got into the Moonshiner after the death of his friend Barney who was the official cast of the show. Barney had the idea of building an underground still for the moonshiner project and requested Josh to assist with the building.

Before the project was initiated, Barney passed away, and Josh, with some of his friends, decided to proceed with the project in honor of Barney, and after a while, they were requested to join the cast of the show.

His first appearance was in November 2012 during season 2 of the series, and he has been a cast member since then. The show is produced by Magilla Entertainment, and it dramatizes the life of people who are engaged in illegal activities like liquor production and other law-evading activities.

As a professional motorbike racer, Josh had a successful career before getting into television. He was North Carolina’s state champion for two years. He won the 250-C Championship in NCHSA in 2003, and in the following two years, he won the 250-B and the 250-A Championships.

Awards & Achievements

For his career as an actor, Josh has not won any major award or nomination. As a professional motocross racer, he has won the winner of North Carolina’s state championship in 2003 and 2004.

Net Worth & Salary of Josh Owens in 2024

Josh Owens Net Worth
Josh Owens Net Worth

Josh has an annual salary of $100 thousand, and his total wealth stands at $2 million as of July 2024. He has made this wealth from his career as an actor and earlier as a motorbike racer. Many people have argued that he is worth much more from the sale of the illicit liquor they produce on moonshiner, but he has insisted that it’s not real.

Josh Owens was just an ordinary guy who had a career as a motorbike racer when his friend approached him to assist him in a project for the Docudrama Moonshiner. His friend later died, and Josh went ahead with the project as a way of honoring him, and that is how his career on television started. He has gained a lot of popularity from the show and wealth as well. He accredits his success today to his late friend Barney Barnwell.


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