Turtleman Ernie Brown Jr Dead or Alive?
Turtleman Ernie Brown Jr is dead. Ernie Brown Jr, a member of the Turtles, was killed in an accident at his home in Geumho-dong.
Turtleman underwent surgery in 2005 after suffering a heart attack.
Turtleman experienced a myocardial infarction [or heart attack] according to the police’s legal medical specialist who examined him. Turtle’s camp said, “He seemed to have died in his sleep.”
The untimely death of Turtleman and the ensuing accident elicited a flood of responses from fans on the internet. The Crocodile Hunter and Billy the Exterminator collided in Animal Planet’s Call of the Wildman.
The television show Call of the Wildman broadcast for four seasons before mysteriously disappearing from the airwaves. Ernie “The Turtleman” Brown, Jr.’s signature screech inspired the name.
Call of the Wildman was a television show that aired for four seasons before inexplicably disappearing from the airways.
It was named after Ernie “The Turtleman” Brown, Jr.’s distinctive shriek.
His innovative manner of grabbing dangerous wildlife with his bare hands quickly gained a devoted following, but the show was unexpectedly canceled after the fourth season.
The show was canceled once Brown’s license was revoked, but Brown and James continued to publish animal rescue films on YouTube and Facebook.