The two are shown driving their trucks while discussing their passion for the field. ruining his intimate relationship with his wife! Trucking may be Alex's life but it isn’t his only option. He is full Aleut Native Alaskan and an avid dirtbiker. Kelly was notable as the only female trucker featured in the series until Maya Sieber joined in Season 5, and Stephanie "Steph" Custance in season 10. Next: Pawn Stars And 19 Other Reality TV Show Sets Fans Can Actually Visit. One trucker in particular had no problems expressing his dislike of his fellow Ice Road Truckers.
Wrong. , "Season 5 Truckers — Ice Road Truckers —", "Season 2: South America — IRT Deadliest Roads —", "Whatever Happened To Rampur Jackson? Aside from the dangerous driving conditions, and the significant safety rules that everyone has to follow, breakdowns in the Arctic weather on the ice roads can put drivers at risk for developing hypothermia. For all the drama on the show, there were just as many things that went on behind the scenes that fans were never told about. There really is no need to fake dramatic and dangerous shots, however, as being an ice road trucker is a genuinely dangerous job.
Travel writing is Kenyetta's speciality. The truckers on the show are even banned from signing their own sponsorship or endorsement deals – although now that Ice Road Truckers has been off the air for a few years, many of the most familiar faces have been able to cash in on their reality TV fame. He should be back to it one day. However, one trucker alleged that the show’s producers also manipulated drivers into starting arguments with each other, and even engineered his firing to make for a better show. Her family moved to a mini farm in Sterling, Alaska, when she was six years old. The contracts signed by the stars of Ice Road Truckers don’t just restrict how much the drivers can earn in a season, but they also give the show’s producers almost total control over how they appear on the screen, right down to the words they say and how they say them.  They have no children. Not that everyone is convinced that Ice Road Truckers is really telling it how it is. One reason Lisa Kelly decided to take a break from the show was the tragic death of her trucking partner Darrell Ward, who lost his life in a plane crash in 2016. You would have thought that cast and crew of Ice Road Truckers would be made welcome wherever they go, but that wasn’t the case when the show’s producers wanted to film some footage on the Tibbet to Contwoyoto ice road, but locals quickly made a rule that no commercial filming could take place on this route. Truck shows have invited Todd to host in Ireland, Scotland and a few other places when he’s not tangled up in production.  She subsequently took part in season 4 (in 2010) and season 5 and 7.