Today we will talk about an online celebrity who is known as PewDiePie. Yes, the popular Swedish YouTube content creator. He is also a video producer and web comedian. He is currently living in England. He is popular for his funny and sarcastic comments in the videos. PewDs has a name for his subscribers that is “bro army”.
Information about Pewdiepie
|Full name||Felix Arvid Ulf Kjellberg|
|Date of birth||October 24, 1989|
|Residence||Brighton, East Sussex, United Kingdom|
|Height||5 ft 11|
|Family||Father – Ulf Christian Kjellberg (Chief Executive of a corporate company)
Mother – Lotta Kristine Johanna (Former CIO of KappAhl)
Siblings – Fanny Kjellberg (Sister)
Partner – Marzia Bisognin
The early life of Pewdiepie:
PewDiePie was born in Gothenburg, Sweden on October 24, 1989. His father Ulf Christian Kjellberg and mother Lotta Kristine Johanna was a respected citizen in their community. His father was work as a chief executive in a company and mother was Lotta Kristine Johanna who was a CIO of KappAhl. Felix has a sister also. They were a happy family. Felix has different nicknames like- Poods, PewDiePie, Pewds, PooDiePie, PewDie.
When he was in school, he was interested in art rather than books. He loved to draw his two favorite cartoon characters – Mario and Sonic – the Hedgehog. When he was in high school, he used to bunk classes and go to play video games with his friends in the internet café. Then he completed his graduation from Göteborgs Högre Samskola. Then he went to Chalmers University of technology to get a degree in industrial economics and technology management. But he dropped out from his studies in 2011. Some reports have said he stopped his studies to focus on studies. But Pewdiepie didn’t agree to it, he said he didn’t like the subject and had no interest in it, he was happy with his life by making his own video game, working with Photoshop. He loved to work with photo manipulation and attended some competitions. He was almost selected as a trainee in the famous agency in Scandinavia. But when didn’t have it, then he sold his photoshopped images and bought a computer to work on YouTube. And it was the beginning of history.
The career of Pewdiepie:
It was the year 2010 when pewdiepie was on YouTube working with video. His parents didn’t support him in this decision as he has left his school. It was a struggle period for pewdiepie.
But working hard for two years, pewdiepie has 1 million subscribers in his channel. He had to work with different multi-channel networks.
In the year 2016, 2nd December pewdiepie made a video that he is going to delete his famous pewdiepie channel if it reaches 50 million subscribers. This news got viral and created a craze. People really started to subscribe to his channel. And his channel got 50 million followers. As he promised, he really deleted his channel but also saved 50 million subscribers. Actually, he deleted his 2nd channel which was not so popular or had any subscribers. Smart right? Now Pewdiepie has 59 million subscribers and view of 17 billion. Time magazine named this guy as “The World’s 100 Most Influential People”
PewDiePie Net Worth
Pewdiepie net worth is $20 million to date. His main income source is his channel on YouTube. He has also two game video- PewDiePie’s Tuber Simulator and Legend of the Brofist .
|More than $19 million|
So you can say he was earning $155 million from 2010, a lot right?
In February 2017, pewdiepie lost his YouTube red channel because of his antisemitic preferences. Pewdiepie had cleared that he was trying to prove a point that people can do anything for money like ANYTHING. It was just sarcasm.
Felix has dated with only one single girl. Her name is Marzia Bisognin. Their story started by Marzia’s friend Diazo. He found pewdiepie’s videos funny so he redirected his friend some videos. Marzia found these videos funny and interesting. So she knocked Felix and conveyed him that his work was good and funny. This was the start. Both started to communicate with each other and from 2011, they started to date each other. As Marzia lived in Italy, Felix went to Italy to meet with her. Then Marzia came to Sweden to settle down her life with Felix in 2012. Now the couple is staying in Brighton, UK.
Pewdiepie’s house and car:
Though Felix earns worth 1 million per month his lifestyle is not that lavish. His house is not so luxurious. And now to work better, he is living in England in a rented house. He has a Porsche car and he loves it.
Awards and achievement:
PewDiePie has won 5 awards for his works. In 2013, he got a social star award and a shorty award. Then in 2014, he got an award as a teen choice award for gaming. In 2015, he got award steamy awards for best gaming channel.
He also did some deals with some famous companies. He signed a deal with Legendary Pictures to promote the movie, As Above, So Below (2014).
In 2015, he signed a deal with mountain dew.
His first film was Asdfmovie8 (2014) for his gave his voice as Lonely Guy. Then in 2015, he was in the theatrical film Tomorrow land.
Here was the information about the famous you tuber Felix who is known as pewdiepie. Pewdiepie net worth is $20 million. You can tell this young guy has created a history only by utilizing his creativity and humor sense. He is still working hard and going on creating new contents for his channel. Hope we will get to know more about his funny side. He also loves to show his expressions while he is playing his favorite video games. He is really an amazing and creative guy.