Who is Glenn Guist? 

Glenn Guist is a famous American TV personality and professional gator hunter. He is well-known for being one of the cast members of the renowned American TV show Swamp People. Glenn Guist made appearances on The show along with His brother, Mitchell Guist. 

Because of how close Glenn Guist and his brother, Mitchell Guist, were, they merged their first name to form a collective name they now share, Glenmitchell. Mitchell Guist was born Mitchell James Guist on May 18, 1964, in Gonzales, Louisiana, part of the United States of America. He started his career as an alligator hunter and later became a TV star. 

However, he died on May 14, 2012, in Belle River, Louisiana, part of the United States, at 47. In this article, I will share Glenn Guist biography, career, brother, siblings, age, net worth, parents, Swamp People, and a few other exciting Things you probably didn’t know about him. Before we continue, let’s take a quick look at his profile summary.

Profile summary

Full Name Glenn Guist
Birth date May 18, 1958
Age 64 years
Nationality United States of America
Father Hubert Guist
Mother Bonnie Albritton
Boyfriend Ryan Lapham
Zodiac sign Aquarius

Glenn Guist Biography 

Glenn Guist was born on May 18, 1958, in his home country, the United States of America. He is 64 years old and celebrates his birthday on May 18, his zodiac sign is Aquarius. 

He was born to Hubert Guist and his better half, Bonnie Albritton, in Gonzales, Louisiana, part of the United States of America. He was raised with his four siblings: Mitchell Guist, Hubert Guist Jr., Tonya Guist, and Daniel Guist. As it is, he holds American citizenship by birth and belongs to the White ethnic group. Then again, he has a long blonde-colored hair type, a pair of blue eyes, a long and full blonde-colored beard, and a mustache. 

Well, Glenn is not married and does not also have a child. Or rather, he has continued to keep details about his personal life to himself; he is not too generous with those. 

Glenn Guist Education

Glenn Guist is yet to reveal any details about his educational background. But, he likely has an elementary school graduate certificate and a high school diploma. 

Glenn Guist Career 

Because he was born into a family where gator hunting is a thing, Glenn took an interest in the trade from a very young age. During his childhood years, he would follow his father on his gator hunting adventures, and later, he learned the tricks and skills of the trade.

Glenn Guist started hunting gators as a professional career and would later Rise to the limelight. This, of course, was after he appeared on the blockbuster show Swamp People as a skilled hunter. As I pointed out earlier, he appeared on the show with his brother, Mitchell Guist, with whom he would hunt alligators in the murky waters of the Conway Bayou. 

Although Glenn Guist appeared on many episodes of the reality TV show, he is no longer among the show’s cast members. He didn’t appear on season 12, nor is he among the cast members currently airing season 13. As it is, a couple of sources linked his absence to his brother, whom he lost in 2012.

Glenn Guist’s Brother (Mitchell Guist) Death

Mitchell Guist, now known as Mitchell James Guist, died on May 14, 2012, at 47. Reports say he suffered from a seizure while building a houseboat which caused him to fall into the Belle River. 

On the day of this sad event, he was with his brother, Glenn, who alerted the medical staff once the seizure started. However, Mitchell was declared dead in a local hospital the medical team had rushed him to a few hours after the seizure incident. 

Glenn Guist Net worth 

Glenn Guist has an estimated net worth of about $300k thousand. Reports say he earned up to $10,000 per episode while on the Swamp People TV show. Then again, he earns his net worth from his career as a gator hunter. 

Glenn Guist Parents, Brother, Siblings 

Hubert Guist (father) and Bonnie Albritton (mother) are the names of Glenn Guist’s parents. Also, he has five siblings; a famous brother named Mitchell Guist, whom he is most close to: he formed a collective name with his now deceased brother Glenmitchell. Then again, Hubert Guist Jr., Tonya Guist, and Daniel Guist are the names of his other siblings.