It’s been over a 12 months since Storage Wars ended its eight-year run on A&E, however followers haven’t misplaced their love for solid member Barry Weiss, who got here alive at any time when the digital camera was on him.
The fact star, often known as “The Collector” throughout his time on the present, hasn’t been on TV since his short-lived spin-off, Storage Wars: Barry Strikes Again, led to 2015, and he isn’t lively on social media. So what occurred to the vintage aficionado?
Barry could be keen to return to tv to host a motorsports present.
Following his “retirement” from Storage Wars in 2013, Barry mentioned he’d take into account stepping in entrance of the digital camera once more if he might speak about motorsports.
“I’m fairly educated in every type — two wheels and 4 wheels,” he shared in a 2017 interview. “And actually if I had a option to do one thing, I’d actually like to try this and journey all over the world.”
The multimillionaire revealed that his grownup kids, daughter Julie and son Jack, “get a kick” out of the extent of fame he’s achieved from his TV profession. “I did 104 exhibits. I had a blast,” he mentioned of the A&E sequence. “It was enjoyable, however I had sufficient and I form of wished to depart whereas it was nonetheless fashionable… I’m again to being a world-class slacker.”
Barry’s been divorced for near 30 years, however famous that he has a plethora of pals — “males and ladies” — to maintain him firm. “I received loads of stuff to maintain me busy and I journey quite a bit,” the previous govt, who ran a profitable produce firm together with his brother, said. “I’m very humble for what [my business] afforded me.”
For example, it allowed the 69-year-old to hoard a few of the treasures he discovered on Storage Wars. “Properly, that’s my drawback… that’s why I don’t make as a lot cash because the others as a result of if it’s cool, and I benefit from the merchandise, I’m going to maintain it,” he admitted in a chat with AOL when he was nonetheless on the sequence.
“If it seems to be as if I don’t take [the job] as critically as the opposite guys, it’s in all probability as a result of I don’t. The opposite guys do it for a dwelling, and they need to take it critically. However I don’t truly do it for a dwelling. So to me, it’s simply extra enjoyable.”