James Franklin Hyneman is an American special effects specialist known for co-hosting the television series MythBusters alongside Adam Savage. He is also the owner of M5 Industries, the special effects studio where MythBusters was filmed. He is known among Robot Wars enthusiasts for the Blendo robotics competition, which is deemed too dangerous to enter the contest. He is the inventor of the Sentry, an unmanned robotic fire extinguishing vehicle. He is also one of the designers of the Wavecam aerial cable robotic camera system used in sporting events and entertainment.
|Born||James Franklin Hyneman, September 25, 1956, Marshall, Michigan, U.S.|
|Alma mater||Indiana University|
|Occupation||M5 Industries CEO|
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Co-host of the hit Discovery Channel series Mythbusters who also created the robot Blendo, which was deemed too dangerous on Robot Wars.
He earned a degree in Russian linguistics from Indiana University.
He also worked on special effects for many movies, including the Matrix series.
He married Eileen Walsh in 1989.
He co-hosted the show Mythbusters with Adam Savage.
- Channel discover people
- American skeptics
- Special effects people
Latest information about Jamie Hyneman updated on June 14 2021.