Dan Howell is a popular English YouTuber and a radio personality. His YouTube channel Daniel Howell is quite popular and has over six million subscribers. Before YouTubing, he was a radio entertainer and presented Dan and Phil show on BBC Radio 1. Today, let’s learn more about the career, biography, and net worth of Dan Howell in 2018.
Early Life & Biography
Dan Howell was born on 11th June 1991 in Berkshire, England. He joined The Forest School, and then he moved on to the University of Manchester for studying law. But due to lack of interest in the subject, he dropped out and started video blogging. Dan had a very close relationship with his grandmother and has a younger brother.
Dan is single at present, and he has expressed that he wants to make have a girlfriend from his female fan following. He was the girl to be caring and understanding. He has been living with his fellow YouTuber and former co-radio presenter Phil Lester. They have three houses in share. Dan went through a phase of clinical depression, and he has made a dedicate and released it on World Mental Health Day. He is a good painter and loves watching football. There were many rumoured relationship he had in the past and now he is ready to mingle.
Career, Awards, & Nomination
At the early age of 16, Dan started working for a retail chain named Focus DIY and then for the supermarket Asda. It was after graduating from the Forest School, he took a year gap and started posting videos online and especially on YouTube as a hobby. At the same time, he developed a keen interest in radio presentation. In 2013, he and his best friend and fellow YouTuber Phil Lester were the presenters of Dan and Phil show on BBC Radio 1. The show was popular, and after two years, he featured in another radio show named The Internet Takeover.
The duo together hosted YouTube live streaming Brit Awards, and they did video cameo appearances in Big Hero 6 and The Lion Guard. Together they have done two world tours. Their film The Amazing Tour Is not on Fire was released as YouTube Red Original film. Dan has over 6 million subscribers on his main channel and nearly 2 million in his second channel. He won the SuperNote YouTube competition in 2012. Together, they also have a gaming channel which has nearly 1 million subscribers.
Dan won the Sony Awards for the radio show, Dan and Phil. In 2014, he won the Lovie Awards Internet Video Person of the Year. The Amazing Tour Is Not On Fire won the Film of the Year category for British Online Creator Awards in 2016.
Net Worth & Earnings
How much net worth do you expect from a popular internet personality with three YouTube channels? It is estimated that he has over $3 million net worth. The primary source of income is the brand endorsements he does on his videos. Apart from that, the AdSense revenue from the channel, radio show, and films add significantly to his wealth.
He is merely 27 years, and he is looking out for a girlfriend from his fan. Hopefully, he does not get distracted and keep entertaining us with creative videos and films in years to come.