Doug Hehner

Douglas Edward Hehner, born 15 October 1983, is an American reality T.V. star. He gained notoriety by getting hitched to Jamie Otis, a fellow cast member, as part of the “Married at First Sight” show. The show is about individuals who agree to marry the person chosen for them by a team of relationship experts. They go against the norm by marrying these individuals the first time they meet them. Hehner and Otis did exactly this in 2014 and they have remained married and seem to be having a great relationship.

Fast Facts

Full Name:

Douglas Edward Hehner


Doug or Hehner

Birth date:

October 15, 1983



Zodiac Sign:



6' 3"

Relationship Status:


Net Worth:

$200 thousand

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Douglas Edward Hehner was born on 15 October 1983 in New Jersey, U.S. He is modest about his personal life and has never mentioned his parents or siblings. Hehner finished high school in New Jersey, where he received his education. He gained notoriety by getting hitched to Jamie Otis, a fellow cast member, as part of the “Married at First Sight” program. Hehner was an i.C.I.M.S. Solutions Consultant before appearing in “Married at First Sight.”

Hehner and Otis appeared in the show’s first season and wed on March 23, 2014. From the start, it looked like the couple was committed to making their marriage work and they even decided to stay together six weeks after their wedding. Additionally, in 2015 and 2016, Hehner and his wife appeared on the spinoff “Married at First Sight: The First Year.” Soon after in 2017, they welcomed their first child — a daughter and their son was born in 2020.

Hehner now works as a business development manager at Dodge Data and Analytics and runs the podcast “Hot Marriage. Cool Parents” with his wife. He has also been in charge of the ‘Hanging With The Hehner Kids’ YouTube Kids Channel since December 2020, where he presents himself as a stay-at-home father and content creator.

Career timeline

The Job at i.C.I.M.S.

Hehner serves as an account executive and a solutions consultant at the talent cloud business i.C.I.M.S.

The “Married at First Sight” Show

Hehner appears on the American reality T.V. show "Married at First Sight.

2015 to 2016
The “Married at First Sight” spinoff

Hehner and his wife Otis appear on the “Married at First Sight: The First Year” spinoff.

The Job at Dodge Data & Analytics

Hehner works for Dodge Data & Analytics as a business development manager till December.

Why We Love Doug Hehner

  1. He is multi-talented

    Hehner worked as a head lifeguard, a pharmaceutical sales representative, and a professional baseball and softball trainer before he became a television celebrity. He truly is multi-talented.

  2. He’s an amazing husband

    According to his wife, Hehner has remained her pillar of strength through everything. He is an incredible husband to her, and the couple is madly in love. We genuinely adore them.

  3. He is a family man

    Hehner loves his family and always prioritizes them. He even hopes to add to their family shortly.

5 Surprising Facts About Hehner

  1. He follows a regular and healthy diet

    Hehner pays close attention to his appearance and maintains a regular, balanced diet to keep himself in tip-top shape.

  2. His wife had a miscarriage

    In 2016, Otis miscarried their first child Jonathan 17 weeks into her pregnancy.

  3. He wants to have more kids

    Although Hehner and Otis enjoy raising their son and daughter, they hope to add to their family shortly.

  4. His bad habit

    The reality T.V. star said he has a history of speaking poorly, but couple's counseling has helped him become a better communicator.

  5. He was not into reality T.V.

    Hehner held down a regular job before the fame brought on by the reality T.V. show "Married at First Sight.”

Doug Hehner FAQs

Have Hehner and Otis lost a baby?

The couple has had two miscarriages. One in 2016 and the other in 2019.

How many seasons has “Married at First Sight” had?

It has had 15 seasons as of September 2022.

How successful is the “Married at First Sight” experiment?

The experts have made 82 matches and only seven couples are still together.

Doug Hehner’s birthday dates

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