Johnathan Hillstrand was born and raised in Homer, AK, and is a third generation Alaskan fisherman. Johnathan is the captain of the F/V Time Bandit during the King Crab Season.
Johnathan has been on commercial fishing vessels since the age of 3, began fishing at the age of 7, and began commercially fishing for crab at the age of 17.
When he is not on the boat, Captain Johnathan is involved in the operation of the Hillstrand’s other businesses including Time Bandit Fireworks, Time Bandit Spirits, Time Bandit Entertainment, Time Bandit Productions, and The Time Bandit Gear Store.
Although Johnathan has little time for leisure, when he has time off he enjoys riding his Harley and spending time with friends and family. He is also a NASCAR and NHRA enthusiast, and an avid fan of the Dallas Cowboys.
Deadliest Catch Season 10! Premiers mid April, 2014
9pm E/P Tuesdays only on Discovery Channel
Condolences for Captain Phil Harris can be sent to: PO BOX 32466 AMARILLO, TX 79120-2466 They will be hand delivered to Josh and Jake.