Old moonshiner Jim Tom Hedrick has become a reality star thanks to his appearance on popular TV show titled Moonshiners. As of 2017, Jim Tom Hedrick’s estimated net worth is approximately 250 thousand dollars. It is not much but he lives a happy life, doing what he loves.
We can say that Jim Tom Hedrick is quite an icon among the moonshiners. During his long career in moonshining, he has mastered his skills and his corn liquor is legendary. He has been making and drinking it for more than six decades. And it is something which he truly enjoys, including spending the time with other moonshiners and talking about their products.
Jim Tom’s output is little bit slower now, but he still produces moonshine of fine quality. He is also talented musician, performing that in several Moonshiners’ episodes. His “Golly That’s Good” from episode titled The Ballad of Jim Tom even gained him some popularity on YouTube.
Beside the Moonshiners TV show, Jim Tom appeared also in documentary film titled Mountain Talk in 2004. It was about a mountain dialect and culture of people living in Southern Appalachian. He has spent many years in this area, sharing his whiskey wisdom with next generations.