Forrest Galante is known for his experience with the natural world, wilderness survival and wildlife expertise. Growing up in Harare, Zimbabwe, Forrest harvested a deep love and strong connection with nature that seemed to map out his future. After political unrest forced his family to move back to California, Forrest's love with the outdoors deepened.
Galante was the public's favorite participant on Discovery Channel's show 'Naked and Afraid' in December of 2013, where he spent 21 demanding days in the jungles of Panama. The cast smartly followed his lead as Galante's skills shone. This was the public's introduction to the explorer Forrest Galante. He is now the host of Animal Planet's hit show 'Extinct or Alive,' where he utilizes his unique skill-set searching for evidence that animals once deemed extinct may still be alive. Forrest considers this the most meaningful television work he has ever been a part of, as it pairs education with conservation and wildlife with adventure. It's his dedication to the natural aspects of the world we live in that draws us to this adventourous person.Forrest Galante