Lenny DePaul Biography: Age, Married, Wife, Family, Retired, Net Worth

By Staff Writer | Updated On: 14 Sep, 2018
Lenny DePaul Biography: Age, Married, Wife, Family, Retired, Net Worth

Quick Information

Date of Birth September 16 Nationality American
Profession Film Actor Marital Status Married
Wife/Spouse Ellie DePaul Divorced/Engaged Not Yet
Gay/Lesbain No Ethnicity White
Social Media Twitter Children/Kids Tim (Son), Nikki (Daughter)
Height 6 Feet (183 cm)

The man behind the TV series like Hunting Hitler and Hunted, Lenny DePaul is a famous reality star, producing and acting on his own series. He also appears as the Commander (Chief Inspector) representing US Marshals Service in the reality TV show Manhunters: Fugitive Task Force, which aired in 2008.

As the head of the massive fugitive tracking force in the world, Lenny has spent over three decades pursuing the most violent criminals and terrorists. His incredible professional career as enticed most of his fans and followers to have a dig at Lenny DePaul’s confined whereabouts.

Lenny DePaul’s Biography: Age, Career, Net Worth

Lenny DePaul is around 55 years of age and is very stocky while standing at a decent height. He was born and raised in Utica. He went to high school in Vernon. After retirement from his job, he became a private investigator and landed up on some of the most watched crime related reality shows.

Lenny served at US Marshals for 24 years, joining in 1989 in New York/New Jersey Regional Fugitive Task Force. He only retired in 2013 and ventured into producing and acting in reality TV shows. 

DePaul has amassed a glorious success in TV industry working as the actor/producer in the various crime reality series including Manhunters: Fugitive Task Force (2008), Hunting Hitler (2015), and Hunted (2017).

As the renowned TV personality, Lenny DePaul certainly basks in the resounding earnings. Although his exact net worth remains confined on social media, all can expect him to live as one of the wealthiest reality-TV stars. 

Lenny Flaunts Joyous Married Life!

Lenny DePaul shares a fabulous marriage bond with his beautiful wife, Ellie, with whom he has been living in Lake Grove, New York since 1999.

Lenny has a daughter and a son with his wife, who live with him and are the center of his life for now. As a father, he is very protective and cares very much about most of his family members, especially his children. Lenny’s daughter, Nikki DePaul loves outdoors and loves to go out with her dad who has an immense interest in sports. The youngest of his children, a son, is growing up and is around eight years old.

Since Lenny is an active user of his social account, he often shares pictures of his children. As back on 7 September 2018, Lenny shared the picture of himself along with his daughter Nikki wishing her on her 17th birthday through Instagram. Via caption, he wrote he wished his daughter two hours early to become the first person to wish her. 

Similarly, on 11 August 2017, he shared the picture of him and his son on the special day of his son’s birthday.

Lenny DePaul and his Daughter Nikki DePaul on 12th August 2017 (Photo: Lenny DePaul's Instagram)

Lenny’s wife Elle was once diagnosed with cancer and had treatments, therapy, and surgery, But, Lenny has not spilled much about his wife's cancer and whereabouts of now. 

Moreover, some wiki reports claim that he has children from his previous marriages, but doesn’t like to talk about it and says,

“I’ve locked up a lot of people in my career.”

He is very secretive about his marital status and loves other people to respect his privacy. Being in a department that requires a lot of confidentiality, it is understandable.

Lenny is a hunk of a guy and is one of the most robust and muscular guys in the series. He is from an Italian family background and looks striking and could comfortably fit into any romantic roles. But he has other ideas better than taking up parts as a  romantic lead because he has fugitives to catch and follow them before they do more harm to the society; that also on live TV.

Who Is Lenny DePaul?

Being the head of the largest fugitive tracking force in the world, Lenny DePaul spent more than three decades pursuing the most violent criminals, drug runners, and terrorists.

After that, he became the Chief Inspector and Commander of the US Marshall Fugitive Task Force, where he had to oversee over 380 full-time investigators from over 90 Federal, State and Local agencies. 

Prior to that, Lenny spent five years in the US Navy and another five years protecting high-value targets for the United States Secret Service. He has always be drawn to the tools and tactics necessary to be a successful manhunter.

Because of his many successes of the man-hunting team, Lanny was timely called in to locate notorious fugitives, when all other agencies had failed. Lanny's ability to uncover the trail of a fugitive is one of the main reasons that he is considered as one of the most respected manhunters in the world.