Every good hunter needs a solid role model, and Melissa Bachman, host of Winchester Deadly Passion, fits that bill perfectly with a unique ability to share her love for all things wild with her passionate fans and viewers.
Winchester Deadly Passion is 26-weeks of non-stop action and pure entertainment as Melissa travels the globe going head to head with everything from world-class red stag and thousand pound gators to Boone and Crocket whitetails and thunderous bull elk.
With rifle, bow or shotgun in hand, Melissa’s fast-paced, in-the-moment hunting style will keep you on the edge of your seat, while her expertise and decades of experience give viewers useful tips and strategies they can use afield.
Melissa Bachman is not someone who sits back and waits for things to happen. She is an aggressive hunter with absolutely no give-up. Combined with her genuine and fun-loving personality, Winchester Deadly Passion appeals to newcomers and seasoned hunters alike.
Growing up in central Minnesota, surrounded by an avid hunting family filled with love and mentors galore, Melissa’s passion for hunting started at a young age. Ever since, she has pursued her many goals and taken numerous world-class animals along the way.
Adrenalin-pumping stand-offs, unforeseen developments and tough decisions made in the field, all the highs and lows that hunters experience but rarely see on television, brings Winchester Deadly Passion to life and the viewer along on each incredible adventure.
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With a degree in broadcast journalism, Melissa set sights on a career in the outdoors. Traveling over 300 days a year to shoot for Winchester Deadly Passion, Bachman considers this her “dream job.” With a love for children, industry trade shows and the great outdoors, she films around the world for her adrenaline-pumped series.