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Les Gold


Reality TV superstar who gained popularity being a pawnbroker in the series Hardcore Pawn. The series’ 2010 premiere on truTV became the most-watched premiere in the network’s background. He got his big break when manufacturer Richard Dominick noticed his TV advertisements through the Jerry Springer Present. His autobiography, For What It’s Worthy of: Business Intelligence from a Pawnbroker, premiered in 2013 and damaged the very best five on the brand new York Moments Bestseller List. He wedded Lili Yellow metal in 1975 plus they elevated two kids called Ashley and Seth. He and Rick Harrison of Pawn Superstars popularity are both well-known for their performances on pawn shop-themed actuality shows.

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Full Name Les Gold
Date Of Birth June 20, 1950
Place Of Birth Detroit, MI
Profession Reality Star
Education Stanford University
Nationality American
Spouse Lili Gold
Children Seth Gold, Ashley Broad
TV Shows Hardcore Pawn
Star Sign Gemini

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1 Father, with Lili Gold, of son Seth Gold and daughter Ashley Broad.
2 Pawnbroker.
3 He is the owner of the American Jewelry & Loan pawnshops located in Detroit and Pontiac, Michigan.



Hardcore Pawn 2011-2015 TV Series executive producer - 135 episodes



LeagueOne: In the Spotlight! 2016 TV Series Himself
Chopped 2016 TV Series Himself - Contestant
Today 2015-2016 TV Series Himself / Himself - Guest
Good Morning America 2012-2015 TV Series Himself / Himself - Guest / Himself - Pawnbroker
The Playboy Morning Show 2015 TV Series Himself
Reality Television Awards 2015 TV Movie Presenter
Hardcore Pawn 2009-2015 TV Series Himself / Himself - Pawnshop Owner
Red Eye w/Tom Shillue 2013-2014 TV Series Himself - Guest Panelist
Home & Family 2013-2014 TV Series Himself - Guest
The Arsenio Hall Show 2014 TV Series Himself - Guest
Big Morning Buzz Live 2012-2013 TV Series Himself
Fox and Friends 2013 TV Series Himself - Pawnbroker
Varney & Company 2013 TV Series Himself - Pawnbroker
Lou Dobbs Tonight 2013 TV Series Himself
Joy Behar: Say Anything! 2013 TV Series Himself
Good Afternoon America 2012 TV Series Himself

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Hardcore Pawn 2014 TV Series Himself

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