Who is Mike Rowe Wife? Find Out About His Married Life Here

Last updated: April 1, 2021
Mike Rowe wife and dating history

Mike Rowe was born on 18 March 1962 in Baltimore, Maryland, USA. He is an American TV host, producer, actor, and narrator.

He is best for his work as a narrator for the Discovery Channel series Deadliest Catch, which portrays real-life events. He is also famous for hosting tv shows, including The Dirty Job and Ghost Hunters.

Mike also hosted the podcast The Way I Heard It With Mike Rowe. In 2020, the TV host became the winner of the Daytime Emmy Awards for Outstanding Host for a Daytime Program.

Well, in this article, we are going to talk in detail about his career and personal life.

Is Mike Rowe Married?

In the meantime, many of his fans have also questioned is Mike Rowe married? The multi-talented TV host is yet to be married neither does have a wife. He isn’t dating anyone officially at this moment.

Рrеvіоuѕlу, Mike Rowe has been romantically linked with two female celebrities, but none of his relationships led to marriage.

Mike Rowe Dating History

In 2015, hе uѕеd tо dаtе аn American асtrеѕѕ Dаnіеllе Вurgіо. By profession, she is an actress, filmmaker, Hollywood stuntwoman, and a successful Broadway dancer.

Mike Rowe and ex girlfriend Dаnіеllе Вurgіо
Mike Rowe and Dаnіеllе Вurgіо / Geoff Burke/Getty Images

She is best known for Trinity fight double in The Matrix and her work in blockbuster movies like The Amazing Spider-Man, The Walking Dead, and Hangover 3.

However, not much is known about how and when did they first started dating. They got separated when fans were expecting to listen to their marriage announcement.

Danielle is currently happily married to Robert Merrill, who also belongs to the entertainment industry.

Mike Rowe and Sandy Dotson

Mike Rowe was also said to be dating his girlfriend known as Sandy Dotson. She is an executive at a data-management company.

The affair came out when the couple was spotted on vacation together. Apart from vacationing in exotic locations abroad, she has appeared briefly on two episodes of Dirty Jobs for special thanks.

Mike Rowe and Sandy Dotson
Sandy Dotson, Jordan Shlain, and Mike Rowe / Photo: Drew Altizer

In an interview, when asked about his girlfriend, Mike mentioned that he was in a relationship with an understanding woman from San Francisco. “A life of serial monogamy with a very understanding woman in San Francisco.”

Since they both stayed in the city at the time, people concluded he might probably be talking about Sandy Dotson. Their romance was neither confirmed nor denied by the duo.

He was asked about having a child

In 2006, when Mike was asked about having a kid, he had an interesting answer.

Here is my answer. My reasoning for not having kids is because I’m selfish. And if I ever change my mind and decide to have a family, my reasoning will be the same.

As of now, he is still single at this age and is living a luxurious life with a lovely dog. He loves his dog and often sharing its pictures on his social media profiles.

Mike and Freddy
Mike and Freddy / Instagram


After he graduated college, he joined the Baltimore Opera in 1984 with false credentials to obtain a SAG certificate.

“I joined the opera to get my union card and meet girls; and was a saloon singer, so I went down to the Baltimore Opera and learned an aria and auditioned. I figured I’d do one show and quit. But the girls were everywhere, and the truth is, the music was decent.”

Then, in the early 90s, he moved on to television hosting and got a job at the shopping channel QVC. Later Mike hosted for Channel 999 instructional guide for the deduct Primestar satellite television service.

In his television career, he has traveled to all 50 states and completed hundreds of different jobs before pitching a special to Discovery Channel that would result in the longest-running show Dirty Jobs.


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