Alex Wassabi is YouTube personality from the United States. His YouTube channel called “Wassabi Productions” has got more than 10 million subscribers. He has also got another vlogging channel which has got more than 2 million subscribers. Wassabi is known for posting hilarious and funny videos and is also popular on other social media platforms. Here is a quick summary of net worth of Alex Wassabi in 2018, career and earnings.
Early Life & Biography:
Alex Wassabi’s real name Alex Buriss and he was born on 28 March 1990, in Great Falls, Montana. His brothers are popular web personalities, Aaron and Andrew.
He went to achool in Durham, North Carolina where he met Roi Fabito. His sister’s name is Mariah.
Alex Wassabi has been dating popular YouTube personality, Lauren Riihimaki since 2015. The couple currently lives together in Los Angeles, California in a rented apartment. He is known for making faces and has also cosplayed TV personality, David Bowie.
Career, Awards & Nominations:
After meeting Roy Fabito in his middle school, Alex Wassabi started making videos in 2005. The duo then formed “Wassabi Productions” in 2006. They started uploading videos on YouTube and soon became popular YouTube stars.
Wassabi used to make videos based on dance, fun, and lip-sync. He introduced the characters Richard and Rolanda in 2012. He then created the parody of the video “Call Me Maybe” which got more than 80 million views.
This further increased his number of subscribers and his video received over 2 billion views. He then did many shows and also produced videos called “Wassabi Wednesdays”. His main objective was to make people happy.
Additionally, Wassabi has also appeared in films like ‘Laid in America’, ‘This Is How We Never Made Out’, and ‘The Duff’. Wassabi Productions is currently run only by Alex and Fabito left the channel. Alex has also got another self-titled channel which has got over 20 million subscribers.
In his second channel, he posts vlogs. In 2013, he uploaded his first video on the site ‘Vine’. It was a video of six seconds.
Awards & Achievements
Alex Wassabi started his career at a very young age. His biggest career feat is to be a successful YouTuber and to have over ten million subscribers. In 2017, he was nominated for the Streamy Awards in the category of Best Collaboration for ‘Seven Bucks Digital Studios’. In 2018, he was nominated for the Kids’ Choice Awards for Favorite Funny YouTube Creator.
Net Worth & Earnings:
The estimated net worth of Alex Wassabi is more than $5 million. The YouTube star has made this net worth by uploading videos on YouTube. His videos have been watched over three billion times and he has got a total of over twelve billion subscribers. He has been active in his career from a young age and has also appeared in movies.
Alex Wassabi is a very successful YouTube icon. He has taught people on how to positively use the internet and make a career out of it. He is also popular on other social media platforms like Twitter and Vine, and regularly posts pictures on Instagram along with his pets.