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List of Famous Bounty Hunters

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List of famous bounty hunters, with photos, bios, and other information when available. Who are the top bounty hunters in the world? This includes the most prominent bounty hunters, living and dead, both in America and abroad. You might also be interested in the best bounty hunter anime series and the best episodes of Dog the Bounty Hunter. This list of notable bounty hunters is ordered by their level of prominence, and can be sorted for various bits of information, such as where these historic bounty hunters were born and what their nationality is. The people on this list are from different countries, but what they all have in common is that they're all renowned bounty hunters.

This list of real life bounty hunters includes Duane "Dog" Chapman, Domino Harvey, Duane Lee Chapman II, and more. Female bounty hunters, such as Lyssa Chapman and Beth Smith, are also on this list. 

From reputable, prominent, and well known bounty hunters to the lesser known bounty hunters of today, these are some of the best professionals in the bounty hunter field. If you want to answer the questions, "Who are the most famous bounty hunters ever?" and "What are the names of famous bounty hunters?" then you're in the right place. 

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    Duane Lee "Dog" Chapman Sr. (born February 2, 1953), better known as Dog the Bounty Hunter or simply Dog, is an American reality TV star, bounty hunter, and a former bail bondsman. Chapman achieved international notoriety as a bounty hunter for his successful capture of Max Factor heir Andrew Luster in Mexico in 2003 and the following year, was given his own series, Dog the Bounty Hunter (2004–2012), on A&E. After Dog the Bounty Hunter ended, Chapman appeared in similarly formatted TV show alongside his late wife and business partner, Beth Chapman, in Dog and Beth: On the Hunt (2013–2015), on CMT. His upcoming series, Dog's Most Wanted, will premiere on WGN America....  more
    • Age: 67
    • Birthplace: Denver, Colorado, United States of America
    • Gender: Male
    • Profession: Bail bondsman, Television producer, Actor, Bounty hunter
    • Credits: Dog the Bounty Hunter

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  • Domino Harvey (7 August 1969 – 27 June 2005) was a British bounty hunter in the United States. She came from a well-to-do background, being the daughter of Laurence Harvey. Harvey's fame was increased posthumously by the 2005 release of the film Domino, which was loosely based on her life, in which Harvey was portrayed by Keira Knightley....  more
    • Age: Dec. at 36 (1969-2005)
    • Birthplace: England, London
    • Gender: Female
    • Profession: Model, Disc jockey, Bounty hunter
    • Credits: Constantine, Domino
  • Morgan Valentine Spurlock (born November 7, 1970) is an American documentary filmmaker, humorist, television producer, screenwriter, and playwright. Spurlock's films include Super Size Me (2004), Where in the World Is Osama bin Laden? (2008), POM Wonderful Presents: The Greatest Movie Ever Sold (2011), Comic-Con Episode IV: A Fan's Hope (2011), and One Direction: This Is Us (2013). He was the executive producer and star of the reality television series 30 Days (2005-2008). In June 2013, Spurlock became host and producer of the CNN show Morgan Spurlock Inside Man (2013–2016). He is also the co-founder of short-film content marketing company Cinelan, which produced the Focus Forward campaign...  more
    • Age: 49
    • Birthplace: Parkersburg, West Virginia, United States of America
    • Gender: Male
    • Profession: Humorist, Comedian, Television producer, Documentary Filmmaker, Film Producer
    • Credits: The Simpsons, Super Size Me, Freakonomics, Drive-Thru, Comic-Con: Episode IV - A Fans Hope
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    Leland Blane Chapman (born December 14, 1976) is an American bail bondsman and bounty hunter, known as one of the stars of the A&E Network reality television program Dog the Bounty Hunter. He also starred in the Country Music Television television documentary Dog and Beth: On the Hunt....  more
    • Age: 43
    • Birthplace: Groom, Texas, United States of America
    • Gender: Male
    • Profession: Bail bondsman, Physician, Actor, Professional Boxer, Bounty hunter
    • Credits: Dog the Bounty Hunter