Reality TV Star Leland Chapman Spends Time In Galion

GALION, OH – Bounty Hunter and Reality TV Star Leland Chapman was hosted by AA American Bail Bonds in Galion on Saturday afternoon for a meet and greet with a large number of local fans.

WMFD was fortunate to sit down with Leland to discuss the appearance, his second with AA, and life on set and since the shows ended. Leland talks about his new business traveling the country and helping other Bail Bondsmen. Leland also teases the idea of being back on your televisions sooner than later.

Gina Powell, CEO and Founder of AA American Bail Bonds, expressed her excitement to be hosting Leland again “It’s a great event for the city of Galion. It brings everybody together. That’s what we’re all about.”

Gina says fans were lined up as early as 7 A.M. to see Leland. His appearance was scheduled to start at noon.

Leland sold merchandise and photos and posed for pictures with his fans while local musicians performed. Food vendors were in attendance as well.

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Web-Exclusive Interview With Reality TV Star Leland Chapman

GALION, OH – WMFD had the opportunity to sit down with Leland Chapman of “Dog The Bounty Hunter” and “Dog and Beth: On The Run” on Saturday while he was in Galion for an event with AA American Bail Bonds.

In this short clip, Chapman talks about his experiences while working on the television show, the difference between his shows and scripted reality TV, and recalls a story from filming.


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Dog The Bounty Hunter And Cast. Where are they now ?


Many people write in asking what the crew is up to, now that they no longer are on TV.

Duane Dog Chapman and wife Beth Chapman have joined the fight against Bail Bond Legislation that severely limits Bail Bonds, or rids states of them all together.  The move to leave TV came about as a family decision to allow Beth time and energy to pursue the presidency of the Professional Bail Agents of the United States (PBUS). PBUS is a national association which represents over 15,000 bail agents across the United States.   Duane and Beth are not currently in production of any TV series.

Leland Chapman

Leland Chapman has moved to the mainland and lives in the southern US.  Leland still works as a Bail Agent full time and is quite successful.  He is now married to Jamie Chapman and is doing well.  He can be found online at  and on Instagram at @LelandBChapman.  Leland also is making public appearances,  check his Facebook page for details.  Leland appeared in all 3 seasons of “Dog and Beth” : On The Hunt”

Leland married Jamie P Chapman last summer and the happy couple currently reside in Alabama

Duane Lee Chapman

Duane Lee Chapman has moved to Florida and has his own bail bonds business. He is enjoying spending time with his fiancee’ and their young family.  He is doing quite well. You can follow him at 

Duane Lee is with his long time fiancee and enjoying life away from television.  We missed him on the last series.  A funny man with a great sense of humor.   He has been seen in recent photos with brother Leland. Good to see that team together,  even for a photo

Lyssa Chapman

Lyssa has retired from Television and now owns a Salon in Hawaii called “Tan Lines LLP”  She is raising her daughters and in a happy relationship with her partner. She published a book after being on the show.

Tim Chapman

Last we heard, Tim Chapman has moved to California.  Tim Chapman was a regular cast member for the first four seasons of Dog the Bounty Hunter. Chapman did not appear in the show from season five, to the season seven episode “Mister Mom” which aired on April 14, 2010. Chapman explained that he had taken a break so that he could take care of his four children. He also was dealing with the fallout from his second arrest.   Tim was divorced from Davina.  Tim has vanished from the public eye.