Brody Jo Hamilton Father Was Left By His Father When He Was Not Even A Year Old

Brody Jo Hamilton

Brody Jo Hamilton is the youngest child of Laird Hamilton and Gabrielle Reece.

Quick Facts

Full NameBrody Jo Hamilton
First NameBrody
Middle NameJo
Last NameHamilton
ProfessionCelebrity Kid
Birth CountryUnited States
Father NameLaird Hamilton
Father ProfessionAmerican surfer
Mother NameGabrielle Reece
Mother ProfessionAmerican professional volleyball player, sports announcer, fashion model, and actress
Gender IdentityFemale
Date of Birth1

Before celebrating the first anniversary, her father left her family.

Laird Hamilton was born on March 2, 1964  in San Francisco to parents L.G. Zerfas and Joann. He was just a year old when his father abruptly abandoned his mother and him. His mother struggled with the circumstances but tried her best to raise her kid appropriately. They moved to Hawaii when he was three years old. She met surfer and surfboard shaper Willian Stuart in Hawaii, and they both fell in love.

Brody Jo Hamilton
Brody Jo Hamilton (Source: Google)

They later married and lived there. He also adopted Laird Hamilton. Laird Hamilton only attended school in Hawaii after relocating there. From Kindergarten until high school, I was subjected to bullying. From Kindergarten until he graduated from high school, he was subjected to student bullying. The kids teased him since he was so fair-skinned and had blonde hair.

Happily married and well-adjusted in life

Her mother (Gabrielle Reece) and father (Laird Hamilton) met in 1995 when her mother presented the program The Extremist. They were both in relationships with their respective spouses at the time. It wasn’t love at first sight, but they loved something about one other after the interview. That Laird Hamilton married Maria Souza and had a baby girl named Izabela. Later, he disclosed that he was unhappy and had divorced his first wife, Maria Souza.

Izabela Hamilton, Brody Jo Hamilton’s half-sister, was raised solely by Gabrielle Reece.

They were in Hawaii, while Gabrielle Reece was in California. But it didn’t stop him from falling in love with her. The pair began living together barely eight days after meeting, and he relocated to California to spend more time with her. After two years of dating, the couple tied the wedding. On November 30, 1997, they were married. They’ve been strong and united since then. Her father is an experienced prominent wave surfer, while her mother is a professional volleyball player, sports commentator, actor, and fashion model.

She has two elder brothers and sisters.

She has two elder brothers and sisters. Izabela Hamilton, his half-sister from her father’s side, is one of them. Reece Viola Hamilton, born in October 2003, is another. She is five years her senior.

Brody Jo Hamilton
Brody Jo Hamilton (Source: Google)

My maternal grandfather was killed in an aircraft disaster.

Her maternal grandpa (Robert Eduardo Reece), a Trinidadian, died in an aircraft disaster. Her mother was only five years old when she had to deal with such a problematic issue so young in life. That is a difficult circumstance for a five-year-old to confront.

Brody Jo Hamilton’s Net worth in 2024

Her net worth is still unknown. However, her mother, Gabrielle Reece, is reported to be worth $10 million as of January 2024. Her father, Laird Hamilton, is reportedly worth $10 million. Her yearly salary is $1.8 million. She makes a living as a volleyball player, actress, model, and sports broadcaster. As a model, she has featured in several famous publications such as ELLE, Shape Outside, and Women Sports and Fitness.


  • She is twelve years old. On January 1, she celebrates her birthday.
  • She is a horse rider who enjoys horseback riding.
  • Gabrielle Reece, her mother, stands 1.91 meters tall.