Mark Jansen found fame in the television industry with his participation in CBS’s hit reality television show, ‘Big Brother’. The fitness coach is well remembered for being a part of the 19th season of the popular show. Mark was a much-admired guest on ‘Big Brother’ for his stunning body and appealing looks and built quite a fan-base among both straight and gay fans. However, the reality TV star wasn’t part of the show’s finals.
Mark Jansen’s career interest in fitness was brought about by his own astounding physical transformation. Before entering the reality show, Mark was overweight, with a body weight of 154 kgs, but went through an intense training routine to lose a whopping 45 kilograms!
Mark Jansen Bio: Age, Career, Family, Net Worth
Mark was born on 13th June 1991 in Grand Island, New York City. He was raised by his single mother. Mark was left without a family at a very young age. The 28-year-old fitness trainer lost his father as a child. At just the age of 17, he lost his mother as well.Following his mother’s death, Mark’s grandparents helped him get through the tough times. In spite of his hardships, Mark did not give up and went on to build himself a remarkably successful life. The reality TV star is not just an expert fitness coach, but also runs a gym named after himself and a successful YouTube channel with over 12,000 subscribers. The former ‘Big Brother’ participant may not enjoy a net-worth of millions, but has a substantial annual income of $45,000.
Mark Jansen Girlfriend And Dating History
Mark is not known to be dating anyone at present but his status may be set to change soon. The Big Brother participant, who earlier found love on the sets of the reality show, may not be far from finding it again.
Before entering the ‘Big Brother’ house, the reality show participant had revealed how he was hoping to find a love interest through the show, besides the winning reward of $500,000. His dream almost came true when he met Elena Davies, his fellow participant from the show. The two started dating each other in 2017. The ‘showmance’ was short-lived and ended within early 2019. The couple’s split was not a quiet or smooth one either. Mark and Elena reportedly, had a rough relationship, with multiple instances of break-up during their two-year dating span. Mark later confessed that he had planned to settle down with Elena and have a family. Although the couple were rumored to be back together in May 2019, Elena ruled out the possibility stating the relationship had ended on a friendly note. Fans of the couple can see them reunite on the third season of MTV’s reality show ‘Ex on the Beach’. It will be interesting to see if being back together on screen can reignite old flames for the former lovers.
Quick Facts About Mark Jansen
|Date of Birth||December 15, 1978|
|Place of Birth||Netherlands|
|Birth City||New York|