Giorgio A. Tsoukalos
Giorgio A. Tsoukalos
Tsoukalos at New Orleans Comic Con,
December 1, 2012
|Occupation||Publisher, television personality, Ancient Astronaut Theorist|
Giorgio A. Tsoukalos (//; Greek: Γεώργιος Τσούκαλος; born March 14, 1978) is a Swiss television personality and producer. He is a proponent of the idea that ancient alien astronauts interacted with ancient humans. He is known for his appearances on the television series Ancient Aliens.
Tsoukalos has appeared on The Travel Channel, The History Channel, the Sci-Fi Channel, the National Geographic Channel, as well as Coast to Coast AM, and was a consulting producer on 23 episodes of Ancient Aliens. He is the co-founder of Legendary Times magazine, which last published in 2008. The magazine featured articles from Erich von Däniken, David Hatcher Childress, Peter Fiebag, Robert Bauval, and Luc Bürgin on the topic of ancient astronauts and related subject matter.
Tsoukalos is of Greek-Austrian heritage. He is a 1998 graduate of Ithaca College in Ithaca, New York, with a Bachelor’s degree in Communications. For several years he worked as a bodybuilding promoter and a volunteer in IFBB sanctioned bodybuilding contests, including Mr. Olympia. He produced and directed the annual San Francisco Pro Grand Prix from 2001 until 2005.
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