DanTDM is the professional name of Daniel Middleton who is a famous British YouTube personality, professional gamer, and author. DanTDM posts videos on Minecraft and other games. Since his YouTube channel draws several subscribers and views, it ranks as one of the top YouTube channels in the UK. Continue reading to find the estimated net worth of DanTDM as of 2019.
Early Life & Biography:
Daniel Middleton was born on 8th November 1991 in Aldershot, England, as the elder of two brothers. His parents divorced during his childhood. Daniel Middleton graduated from the University of Northampton. On 17th March 2013, DanTDM married his girlfriend, Jemma.
Career, Awards & Nominations:
In 2012, Danielle Middleton created ‘The Diamond Minecart,’ gaming channel for children aged 5-10. Later, he renamed the YouTube channel to ‘TheDiamondMinecart.’ On 12th December 2016, YouTube was renamed to DanTDM. He shares videos on games like Minecraft from home studio in Wellingborough. As of 2016, he has added other video games like Roblox and Tomodachi Life.
DanTDM appeared twice on the CBBC’s Technobabble to comment on numerous video games. He appeared on the ITV’s Lorraine and spoke on how to be an owner of YouTube.
On 6th October 2016, Daniel Middleton published his novel entitled ‘Trayaurus and the Enchanted Crystal.’ This novel’s story is about all the characters from his YouTube shows including DanTDM, Grim (pet dog), Dr. Trayaurus (scientist), Denton (evil lab boss), and Fin (sidekick). This novel was no.1 on Best Seller list of The New York Times and remained there for 11 weeks in Japan. Daniel Middleton became the guest author at the Cheltenham Literature Festival. He went on a book tour across the UK and New York City. Again, in 2017, he toured to 21 venues in the US and Australia.
As a vocal actor, DanTDM lent his voice to Cy in one of the episodes of ‘Skylanders’, the animated web series of Netflix. On 7th April 2017, the web series called ‘DanTDM Creates Big Scene’ was shown. This web series enacted by DanTDM and other social media entertainers ran for six episodes.
According to Guinness World Records, DanTDM has scored the maximum in Rocket League Games (both 2 and three player team). DanTDM has maximum views for YouTube video game Minecraft. Also, he won Nickelodeon Kids’ Choice Awards for the UK’s Favourite Tipster (2015 and 2016). He ranked on top of the list of Highest Paid YouTube Stars in FORBES magazine (2017).
Net Worth & Earnings:
The net worth of DanTDM is $22 million. Most of his wealth comes from his YouTube channel hosting videos on Minecraft game. This site attracted 16 million subscribers and over 10 billion views. He earned $16.5 million in 2017 and was the highest paid YouTube personality worldwide. According to Forbes magazine, DanTDM earned $16.5 million (GBP 12.2 million) as of 2017. The same year, DanTDM was placed on top position on the list of Highest Paid YouTube Stars.
By August 2018, DanTDM made 20 million subscribers and 13 billion views that make him YouTube’s 39th most-subscribed owner. DanTDM appears as a regular guest at Insomnia gaming festival.