By the time John was in his early teens, he was already a reality TV star. One of the integral members of The Duck Commander, John rose to fame following his time on the reality TV series, The Duck Dynasty. The series focuses on the family business of the Robertson’s where they produce hunting goods for duck hunters. While John Luke has been working with his family all his life, he has ventured into other businesses as well. Not dependent on his family to provide, John is a proud father and loves his family above everything. In this article, we will take a closer look at the wiki-bio of John Luke Robertson.
John Luke Robertson was born on October 11, 1995, in West Monroe, Louisiana, to Willie and Korie Robertson. He is the eldest son of the Duck Dynasty stars and has four siblings: Sadie, Bella, Rebecca, and Willie Jr. He grew up in a Christian family and attended Ouachita Christian High School. John Luke Robertson later enrolled at Liberty University in Lynchburg, Virginia, where he studied Camping Outdoor and Adventure Leadership. He graduated in 2019 and returned to his hometown.
As a young kid, John spent most of his summers at Camp Ch-Yo-Ca, which is a Christian youth camp his great-grandfather started in 1967. Over the years, John became involved in several missionary efforts nationally and internationally. After making regular appearances in Duck Dynasty, John got an idea for a new business venture. The John Luke and Willie’s Ice Cabin sits right in front of the Duck Commander warehouse. Over the years, John has been heavily featured in events across the nation where he talks about living life to the fullest. He also owns a coffee shop named Railway Coffee in Ruston, Louisiana. He announced his ownership of the business in December 2020 on Instagram.
John Luke Robertson is a reality TV star who has appeared on several shows based on his family and their business. Some of the shows he has been on are:
Duck Dynasty (2012-2017): A reality show that follows the lives of the Robertson family, who run a successful business called Duck Commander that makes products for duck hunters. John Luke appeared in 49 episodes of the show as himself.
Celebrity Family Feud (2015): A game show where celebrities and their families compete against each other for charity. John Luke was part of the Robertson family team that faced off against the Katy Perry family team in one episode.
At Home with the Robertsons (2021): A Facebook Watch series where John Luke and his wife Mary Kate invite celebrity guests to their home and discuss various topics such as parenting, racism, faith, and gun control.
Nickelodeon Kids Choice Awards 2014 (2014): A TV special where kids vote for their favorite celebrities, movies, TV shows, music, and more. John Luke was one of the presenters at the awards show.
87th Annual Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade (2013): A TV special that features the famous parade in New York City with floats, balloons, performers, and celebrities. John Luke was one of the guests on the Duck Dynasty float.
John Luke Robertson is the author of several books, including Young and Beardless: The Search for God, Purpose, and a Meaningful Life, which is a memoir of his journey from being a TV star to finding his true calling. He also co-authored a series of books called Be Your Own Duck Commander with Travis Thrasher, which are interactive stories that let the readers choose their own adventure in the Duck Dynasty world. He also wrote the foreword for The Alternative: Awaken Your Dream, Unite Your Community, and Live in Hope by Caleb Stanley and Austin Dennis.
John Robertson has an estimated net worth of $1 Million as of 2023.
John Luke Robertson is married to Mary Kate Robertson (née McEacharn), whom he met at a summer camp when they were teenagers. They got engaged on John Luke’s 19th birthday in 2014 and tied the knot on June 27, 2015, in a ceremony that was featured on Duck Dynasty. John Luke popped the question by presenting Mary Kate with a photo album that included a picture of her engagement ring on the last page. The couple exchanged vows at the Robertson family farm in West Monroe, Louisiana, in front of more than 800 guests.
In more than 7 years of marriage, they have given birth to two children: son John Shepherd Robertson, born on October 14, 2019, and daughter Ella Kathryn Robertson, born on April 8, 2021. They are also expecting their third child in 2023.
John Luke and Mary Kate live on the Robertson family compound in West Monroe, Louisiana, where they run a coffee shop called Railway Coffee. They are also involved in various mission efforts and speak at conferences about their faith and family.
In April 2020, John’s home in Monroe, Louisiana, was riddled with bullet holes. Around 8 to 10 shots were fired at the property of which two hit the houses. Talking to reporters, John revealed that no one was injured in the shooting, and the whole family was shaken up.
“We were pretty shook up. It looks like they were just spraying bullets across my property. Nobody was outside at the time, but everybody had been out about 5 minutes before. I had just gone to the store when it happened,”
The suspect was identified as Daniel Dean King Jr., who was arrested and charged with aggravated assault by drive-by shooting, criminal damage to property, and criminal trespassing. He was also handed a restraining order and must stay 1,000 ft away from John Luke Robertson, his wife Mary Kate, and his son John Shepherd until at least April 27, 2022.