Andy Hillstrand
Andy Hillstrand
Real Name/Full Name Andy Hillstrand
Nick Name/Celebrated Name: Andy Hillstrand
Birth Place: Homer Alaska
Date Of Birth/Birthday: 25 September 1963
Age/How Old: 60 years old
Height/How Tall: In Centimetres – 173 cm
In Feet and Inches – 5′ 8″
Weight: In Kilograms – 76 Kg
In Pounds – 167 lbs
Eye Color: Dark brown
Hair Color: Brown
Parents Name: Father –N/A
Mother –N/A
Siblings: Jonathan Hillstrand, Lincon Hillstrand
School: N/A
College: N/A
Religion: N/A
Nationality: American
Zodiac Sign: Libra
Gender: Male
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Married
Girlfriend: N/A
Wife/Spouse Name: Sabrina Hillstrand
Kids/Children Name: Cassandra Hillstrand, Chelsea Hillstrand
Profession: Commercial Fisherman, TV actor
Net Worth: $2 million
Last Updated: June 2024

Andy Hillstrand is an American Fisherman who also is featured in the TV series ‘Deadliest  Catch’. There was a time he used to be just a simple fisherman, but his life changed progressively after joining the famous real-life show. He is better known as the captain of ‘The FV’ fishing boat and these series gained him a lot of popularity and a huge chunk of wealth as well

Well, how well do you know about Andy Hillstrand? If not much, we have compiled all you need to know about Andy Hillstrand’s net worth in 2024, 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 Andy Hillstrand to date.

Biography and Early Life

Andy Hilstrand was born in Homer Alaska United States in 1963 and he is a famous fisherman as well as a television personality best known for being a part of the Discovery Channel show “Deadliest Catch” He is seen there as co-captain of the ship “time Bandit” Showcasing their skills and experience when it comes to fishing in some of the deep and dangerous waters in the world.

This has helped him to get the net worth he has today. Andy grew together with his brother Jonathan Hillstrand. They lived near the sea and when he was only 7 years old he had begun fishing with his brother. He is the third born in a family of five children and three out of five brothers loved fishing as they worked in the sea.

However, Andy’s mother divorced his father and got married to another man and his father too married Nancy Hillstrand who up to date owns the family Seafood distribution business. He has another stepbrother known as Lincon Brewster who is a Christian musician. He has a Caucasian origin. He came to love fishing through influence from his father.

Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement

So, how old is Andy Hillstrand in 2024, and what is his height and weight? Well, Andy Hillstrand’s age is 60 years old as of today’s date 15th June 2024 having been born on 25 September 1963. Though, he is 5′ 8″ in feet and inches and 173 cm in Centimetres tall, he weighs about 167 lbs in Pound and 76kg in Kilograms.


Much about Andy Hillstrand’s education is not known all we know is that he is a successful man in his career and it seems he never ventured much on education his focus was on his career.

Personal Life: Dating, Girlfriends, Wife, Kids

Andy Hillstrand With Wife Sabrina Hillstrand
Andy Hillstrand With Wife Sabrina Hillstrand

Andy Hillstrand spends most of his time in the sea though this can be a problem in any relationship and getting a divorce is more likely but  Andy has been in Marriage with Sabrina for over 33 years now, and he appreciates his wife too much for success in the relationship. He even confessed in an interview that it is hard to stay in the marriage when you are gone all the time.

They are also blessed with two children, the two daughters are Cassandra and Chelsea Hillstrand. They gave their first daughter Cassie who asked for a horse as a birthday present at an age of just eight years old. Andy has a strong personality and no cheating affairs have ever been even rumored about him. He is faithful to his wife, and he is said to love her genuinely.

He learned to ride horse only to teach her daughter cassie but within no time he mastered and even went ahead to win Alaska Barrel Horse Association barrel racing in 1998, and he repeated the same in the next two years, and he thanked his daughter’s horse in which he rode.

Later in the year 2002, the family moved to chandler as the couple explored their common interest, helping others and also riding horses. He has two grandchildren, and he enjoys riding horses most, and also he is a certified RC pilot and very talented in music.

Is Andy Hillstrand Gay?

Andy Hillstrand is not gay as sexual orientation is concerned, he is not even bisexual he is straight when it comes to that matter. Andy is a married man and a faithful one who has a strong personality and no rumors of him being gay have ever emerged.

Professional Career

Andy started his career as the cast of a Discovery Channel TV show. This show exposed reflected on commercial crab fishing in Alaska and the show gained extensive fans and it is currently watched in over 230 countries worldwide. In the show he is recognized well as Captain FV “Time Bandit” and it was during Opilio Crab fishing season.

Later after a long time in 2016, he decided to abandon the show where he has been over ten years. However, the life of Andy tremendously changed for the better in 2006 the time he was chosen to join the cast of the Discovery Channel documentary Television Series.


Andy’sloves riding, and he is said to spend a lot of time riding and won various races.

  • Alaska National Barrel Horse Association Racing Reserve Title in the year 1998.
  • NBHA champion in 1999 and also year 200.

Net Worth, Salary & Earnings of Andy Hillstrand in 2024

Andy Hillstrand Net Worth
Andy Hillstrand Net Worth

Andy has gained a lot of popularity and fortune after a long time career as a fisherman and as a TV personality that has spanned over few decades and through his involvement in the entertainment industry his estimated net worth is $2 Million as of 2024, he has also other sources that provide money for hi including owning a horse ranch and also a successful commercial fisherman. He has also more than 100,000 followers on Twitter where he does not only promote his job but also communicates with his fans.

Some Interesting Facts You Need To Know

  • He loves sporting apart from his career.
  • He is talented in music.
  • He goes fishing where there are dangerous animals.
  • He loves riding horses, it is his hobby.

No situation is permanent in this world as far as you are focused and you want to make a difference in life. It’s all about determination and patience and opportunities in life will automatically locate you. Hard work for sure can never go unrewarded, he worked hard, and he was able to make a different life from what he used to be.



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