Charles Pol's bio and net worth: what does he do for a living?

Charles Pol's bio and net worth: what does he do for a living?

Charles Pol is a renowned American actor and producer famous for his role on The Incredible Dr. Pol, now in its 24th season. The television show follows Dr. Jan and his family as they try to save sick and injured animals and help other farmers. What else is there to know about Charles beside his work on the big screen?

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Reality TV producer Charles Pol. Photo: @thedrpol (modified by author)
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Charles Pol has spent much of his career life in acting or executive production roles. He was the co-producer of Calling Dr. Pol and The Legend of Sheriff Gus Skinner.

Profile summary

Full nameCharles Pol
Date of birth6th Маrсh, 1979
Age 45 years old (as of 2024)
Zodiac signPisces
Place of birthMichigan, USA
Current residence Michigan, USA
Height 5'6" (168 cm)
Weight179 lbs (81 kgs)
Eye colourBrown
Hair colourBrown
Adoptive parentsDr Jan and Diane
SiblingsKathy (biological sister) and Diane Jr. (stepsister)
Marital statusMarried
Charles Pol's wifeBeth Oakes
CollageUniversity of Miami and Central Michigan University
ProfessionActor and executive producer
Net worth$2 million

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Who is Charles Pol?

Charles Pol is a reality television producer who was born on 6th March 1979. As of 2024, Charles Pol's age is 45 years. His zodiac sign is Pisces.

Is Charles Pol adopted?

Yes, he was adopted at birth by Dr Jan and his wife, Diane. He then grew up alongside his biological sister Kathy (who was also adopted) and his stepsister Diane Jr.

Top 5 facts about Charles Pol
Top 5 facts about Charles Pol. Photo: @thedrpol (modified by author)
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The three grew up on a farm in Michigan and eventually got recurring roles on The Incredible Dr. Pol. Charles grew up learning how to take care of animals and frequently helped out in his adoptive father's clinic.

Is Dr Pol still alive?

Dr Jan-Harm Pol is still alive. The Dutch-American veterinarian is currently 81 years old as of 2024. He has been married to Diane Dalrymple since 1967.


After completing his primary and high school studies, the actor joined the University of Miami and graduated in 2003 with a major in communications. Shortly after his graduation, the actor left his Michigan home and moved to Los Angeles.

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He landed an internship role in production and acting. His stay in Los Angeles saw him work as an intern at numerous reputable companies such as Paramount Pictures, Mirage Enterprises, and Parkway Production. He even got to work under the late Hollywood legend Sydney Pollack.

What does Charles pol do for a living?

In 2011, Charles then relocated back to his hometown and became one of the executive producers on his father's television show. The idea to create The Incredible Dr. Pol was actually Charles'. Today, the show airs on the National Geographic channel and is in its 20th season.

Here is a look at the acting and production roles that Dr Jan Pol's son, Charles, has had over the years.

2018Nightcap with Dr. PolSelf
2014-2016Calling Dr. PolActor and executive producer
2013The Legend of Sheriff Gus Skinner Executive producer
2012Drunk & DisorderlyGuy Cop
2011- presentThe Incredible Dr. PolActor and executive producer

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How much does Charles Pol make per episode?

According to ABTC Ng, the actor receives $20,000 for each episode of The Incredible Dr. Pol. As of 2024, Charles Pol's net worth is allegedly $2 million according to various sources such as Popular Networth and Showbiz Cheatsheet. His fortune is a combination of his earnings from the different acting and production roles.

Is Charles Pol still married?

The actor and his wife are still married. Sometime in the recent past, rumours were circulating online about Charles being gay.

However, these turned out to be false when the actor proposed to and married his longtime girlfriend, Beth Oakes. The proposal came in early 2018. The two had been friends since childhood.

Did Charles Pol have a baby?

In October 2019, the couple welcomed their first baby, a daughter named Abigail. In 12 July 2021, they welcomed their second baby, a son named Silas Pol. When speaking with People magazine, they expressed their excitement, stating:

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Every child is a blessing and we're delighted to welcome a son, Silas, to our little family. We would like to thank everyone, most especially our parents, for their love and support. We're excited to continue this adventure called parenthood, even though it means a few more sleepless nights and a lot more work!.

How many children does Charles Pol have?

The American producer and his wife Beth have two kids: Abigail Pol who is currently four years old and Silas Pol who is two years old (as of 2024).

How tall is Charles Pol?

The actor is 5 feet 6 inches (168 centimeters) and he weighs 179 pounds (81 kilograms). He has brown eyes, brown hair, and a brown beard.

Fast facts about Charles Pol

  • Charles dreamed of working in television from an early age.
  • Charles was Dr. Pol's constant sidekick as a child, helping in the clinic and on farm calls.
  • His father launched his first line of branded products including dog, cat, horse, chicken, goat and rabbit food,

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