Silas Gaither Bio – Silas Gaither Wiki
Silas Gaither born Silas R. Gaither, is an American Television actor and a former Survivor: Africa contestant. He is known for My True Self (2008), XSTV: Xtreme Sport Television (1997) and What I Like About You (2002), according to his IMDB profile.
According to Silas Gaither’s bio on CBS, when he was cast on the third season of Survivor in 2001, he was working as a bartender in Los Angeles and pursuing an acting career. He was one of 16 contestants selected for the show, which was set in the Shaba National Preserve in Kenya. He lasted five episodes and was voted out in 12th place.
His three favorite hobbies include kayaking, fly-fishing and backpacking. He describes himself as happy, spontaneous and exciting. His birth date is January 28, according to CBS.
After Survivor: Africa, he stayed in Los Angeles where he landed small roles in a handful of TV movies and series from 2003 to 2010. He also owned a popular Los Angeles sports bar for several years with Survivor: Nicaragua contestant Benry Henry, according to Silas Gaither’s Survivor wiki on Fandom.
After several years in Los Angeles, Gaither returned to his home state of Tennessee. He now works as a project manager for a home renovation company. He has continued to make charity appearances based on his Survivor fame.
Silas Gaither Age
He was born on January 28, 1978 in Germantown, Tennessee, United States.
Silas Gaither Education
Gaither attended Houston High School. In 1996, during his senior year, his soccer team won the State Championship. He also played high school football, wrestled and was voted “Mr. Houston” by his peers.
He graduated with a BA in Finance from University of Tennessee, Knoxville in 2000. While attending the University of Tennessee, he was the boxing champion in his weight class three years straight.
Silas Gaither Rape and Assault Charges
Gaither was arrested on Monday morning and charged with felony counts of rape and aggravated assault, according to PEOPLE. According to court records, a grand jury indicted Gaither for rape and aggravated assault on November 13, and a warrant for Gaither’s arrest was issued a week later. He was booked into jail Monday before posting $50,000 bond. According to the the Shelby County Sheriff’s office, he posted $50,000 bond on Tuesday morning. He has been released from custody.
According to court records obtained by WMC-TV, the alleged incident happened between May 10 and May 20, 2018. Gaither has not yet entered a plea, and court records do not reflect an attorney that is authorized to speak on his behalf. He will be arraigned on January 9.