Troy Landry, King of Swamp

Troy Landry is an American reality television star and an alligator hunter, who rose to fame through his documentary  series titled “Swamp People”, which aired on History Television Network. The show features the daily experiences and activities of hunters (specifically, alligator hunters), residing in and around the Atchafalaya Swamp in the United States.

Well, how well do you know about Troy Landry? If not much, we have compiled all you need to know about Troy Landry’s net worth in 2021, his age, height, weight, wife, kids, biography and complete details about his life. Well, if you’re all set, here is what we know about Troy Landry to date.

Biography and Early Life

Troy Landry was born on the 9th of June 1960 in Pierre Part, Louisiana, United States of America to Myrtle Landry and Duffy Landry. His family possesses a history of hunters, trappers and professional loggers and he, is the fifth generation to be a part of their legacy. He was taught and trained how to hunt right from when he was very young.

Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement

So, how old is Troy Landry in 2021 and what is his height and weight? Well, Troy Landry’s age is 61 years old as of today’s date 2nd August 2021 having been born on 9 June 1960. Though, he is 5′ 9″ in feet and inches and 177 cm in Centimetres tall, he weighs about 194 lbs in Pound and 88kg in Kilograms.


Not much information is known of Troy Landry’s education and qualifications. He does not like to share the details of it in the public.

Personal Life: Dating, Girlfriends, Wife, Kids

Troy Landry got married to his long time girlfriend, Bernita Landry on the 26th of September 1981. The couple has three sons named Brandan Landry, Chase Landry, and Jacob Adam Landry. Brandon is Troy’s step-child and Bernita’s biological son from her past marriage.

Bernita graduated from the Patterson High School in and worked as a teler at the Patterson State Bank for over 20 years, from 1975 to 1998.

Troy’s son, Jacob Landry was born on the 27th of December 1983 and has featured on the show for over fifty episodes. Currently, the captains one of the two ships owned by his father. In addition to this, Jacob also has in hands in film production and has been an assistant director on the sets of the film titled “Paranormal Extremes: Text Messages from the Dead”. He married Lyndsi in the year 2009 and the couple has two sons, Ridge Adam Landry (born in June 2011) and Kase (born in June 2015).

Chase Landry, Troy’s youngest son was born on the 25th of April 1989 in the city of Perre Part in the United States of America. Along with his brother, he has also assisted his father on the show “Swamp People” in over fifty episodes. He is married and has a child whose names are not known to the media.

Is Troy Landry Gay?

No, Troy Landry is not a lesbian or a gay celebrity. He is a cisgender, straight and heterosexual male personality. He is a married Bernita Landry in 1981, the couple was dating since a long time.

Professional Career

Troy Landry was trained to hunt and lumberjack from when he was a young child. Belonging to a family having a legacy of hunters and lumberjacks, he has had a natural instinct and flair for hunting alligators and crawfishes in the Atchafalaya River basin.

In the year 2010, Troy made his debut on the television shows titled “Swamp People” and has been on it for over seven years, till the time the last episode aired some time in the year 2017. His family members have also featured on some episodes on the show.


Troy Landry has not been recognized with any awards or nominations for his work by any reputed bodies or organizations, till date.

Net Worth, Salary & Earnings of Troy Landry in 2021

As of 2021, Troy Landry’s net worth is estimated to be $3 million. He has made most of this fortune through his professional endeavors and by being a part of the History TV documentary series titled, “Swamp People”. He has also made a significant amount of wealth by the off season trading of alligator skins and crawfishes.

Some Interesting Facts You Need To Know

  • There were rumors of Brandon, Troy’s step child’s passing but luckily, they turned out to be false.
  • Troy’s son, Jacob Landry has been an assistant director on the sets of the film titled “Paranormal Extremes: Text Messages from the Dead”.
  • He holds a record of having caught as many as eighty-two alligators in a single day, each of which were close to eight and a half feet long.
  • He is also a part of a game based on his show “Swamp People”. The game is called “Choot’Em Angry Swamp”.

Troy Landry is an alligator hunter and a reality television star who is most recognized for being a significant part of the show “Swamp People”, a History TV presentation that features alligator hunters and their lives at the  Atchafalaya Swamp, which happens to be one of the biggest river basins in the United States. His career pans over more than twenty-five years and his exemplary work on the show has fetched him the title of “ King of Swamp ”.

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Facts of Troy Adam Landry

  • Gender Male
  • full nameTroy Adam Landry
  • birthplacePierre Part, Louisiana, United States of America
  • Date of Birth June 09, 1960
  • Age 63 years 8 months
  • Horoscope Gemini
  • Lucky Number 4
  • Lucky Stone Agate
  • Lucky Color Yellow
  • Best Match for Marriage Leo, Aquarius, Libra
  • nationalityUnited States of America
  • religionNot Known
  • net worth$3 million
  • professionAlligator hunter, reality television show star
  • weightIn Kilograms –  88 Kg, In Pounds –  194 lbs
  • heightIn Centimetres – 177  cm, In Feet and Inches – 5′ 9″
  • hair colorDarn brown/ black
  • eye colorDark Grey
  • high schoolNot Known

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