Troy Landry Biography
Troy Landry a native of Louisiana is an American television personality and alligator hunter best known for starring in the reality tv series Swamp People. The show premiered on August 22, 2010 on History Channel. Troy was born to a third generation of hunters, therefore, he grew up with an interest in hunting.
In addition, he harvests crawfish which he later distributes to consumers. This earns him a decent amount of money. Other shows that Troy has appeared in include; Swamp People: Serpent Invasion, Swamp People: Blood And Guts, and Swamp Mysteries.
Troy Landry Age
Troy was born on June 9, 1960, in Pierre Part, Louisiana, United States. He is 63 years old as of 2023. The television personality celebrates his birthday on the 9th of June every year surrounded by family and friends.
Troy Landry Height
Landry stands at an estimated height of 5 feet 7 inches (1.77 meters). He weighs about 80 Kg. The 63-year-old has grey hair and blue eyes. Further details about his body measurements will be updated soon.
Troy Landry Family
Landry was born and raised in Pierre Part, Louisiana, United States. He was He was born to his father Duffy Landry and his mother Myrtle Landry. His father was a crocodile hunter, fisherman, and seafood distributor. He mainly fished and distributed shrimp.
Having grown up in a hunter’s family, Troy was taught the skills at a young age. He followed his father’s footsteps and ended up running the family business. Troy went to Pierre Part Primary School. However, there is no further information about his education. Landry is a staunch Christian and holds the American nationality.
Troy Landry Wife
Landry is a happily married man. He is married to his wife Bernita Landry. The couple has been together for over 30 years now. Bernita is a school teacher and a publicist for the History Channel. She attended Peterson High School and has previously worked as a teller at a bank.
In addition, she has appeared on the TV shows alongside Troy. The couple has two sons together; Jason and Chase Laundry and are parents to Bernita’s son from a previous relationship.
Troy Landry Sons
Landry and his wife Bernita have two sons together; Chase and Jacond Landry. Both their sons are alligator hunters. In addition, they both appear on the reality TV show Swamp People. With Jacob as the eldest son, he is set to succeed his father in the family business. Chase on the other side; has other business ventures. To make extra money, he harvests sinker cypress trees and is well known for pulling up massive, centuries-old logs from the bottom of the swamp.
Troy Landry Swamp People
Troy is best known for starring in the reality TV series Swamp People. The show premiered on August 22, 2010 on History Channel. The show follows the day-to-day lives of alligator hunters located in the swamps of the Atchafalaya River Basin as they hunt and sell alligators.
In 2018, Troy became the host of his spinoff show Swamp Mysteries With Troy Landry. In the show, he collaborates with local experts to find local problem creatures. On March 9, 2020, a third spinoff of the show premiered; Swamp People Serpent Invasion.
Troy alongside his son Chase and cast mate Bruce appeared on the show. In the show, they collaborated with Zak Catchem and Bill Booth to remove Burmese pythons from the Everglades, where they are an invasive species.
Troy Landry Net Worth
Landry has an estimated net worth of $2 million as of 2023.