Troy Landry Biography
Troy Landry is a reality TV personality who rose to fame for hosting Swamp People. This was the first broadcast on the History channel. It was aired on August 22, 2010.
He is also a very famous gator hunter. He has appeared as an alligator hunter in the show. Troy has appeared in 166 episodes of Swamp People in nine years. Landry hunts alligators not for fun, but to help pay his bills. It pays very well.
The show takes place in the Atchafalaya River basin. It only lasts for 30 days. Surprisingly that has always been enough to thrive in his business.
Due to his success, he has been named the King of the Swamp. He hunts the alligators in both the west and east zones. This keeps the show going for 30 more days. This earns him double his income.
Troy Landry Age
How old is Troy Landry? Troy is 62 years old as of 2022. He was born on June 9, 1960, in Louisiana, the United States of America. Additionally, he celebrates his birthday on June 9 every year.
Troy Landry Family
Troy Landry was born to Duffy Landry and Myrtle Landry. He was brought up along with his siblings, Bubba Landry and Guy Landry. Landry grew up in a family of crocodile hunters, shrimpers, lumberjacks, trappers, and also moss peddlers. He hunts naturally since he was taught this while he was still young.
Troy Landry Wife
Troy’s wife is Bernita Landry. They got married in September 1981. They share three children, Chase Landry, Jacob Adam Landry, and Brandon Landry. Brandon is not his biological son. He was from his mother’s previous relationship. Moreover, Troy and Bernita, his wife, live in their dream house. It is a wooden house that they built themselves. His wife is an American school teacher.
Troy Landry Health
There was a rumor that Troy was dead. The truth is that Troy is alive and kicking. The rumor came up when a man from Louisiana died and people had a misunderstanding.
Troy Landry’s Accent
Landry has a very unique accent. His accent is the Cajun English dialect. It is influenced by his native accent, Cajun French.
Troy Landry’s Height and Weight
Troy stands 1.75 meters tall. In his photos, he is quite taller. He weighs 88 kgs. That is approximately 195lbs. His hair is brown and his eyes are green.
Troy Landry’s Salary
Landry earns $25000 in every episode. His shows are aired for 60 days.
Troy Landry’s Net Worth
Troy Landry has accumulated an approximate net worth of $2 million of 2022. He has accumulated this from his successful career as a reality tv host and being a legendary gator hunter.