Biography / Wiki
The trend of watching and liking parody videos on YouTube has increased among viewers. People who are a fan of funny parody videos definitely follows Alex Wassabi and his YouTube Channel, Wassabi Productions, or hoiitsroi. He was born as Alex Burriss on March 28, 1990, but he is popularly known as Alex Wassabi.
He teamed up along with his friend Roi Fabito and makes hilarious parodies of music videos. His channel ‘Wassabi Production’ is the most successful YouTube channel and has millions of subscribers and viewers. Since high school, Burriss was considered to be the class clown who had a talent for making people laugh.
He has revealed that he receives weird stuff and comments from fans, including inappropriate things. He had collaborated with Amazon Prime and was featured in the ‘Prime For The Holidays’ campaign.
Height / Weight / Age
Alex Wassabi has an impressive height of 175 cm or 5’9” feet inches. Along with his great height, he weighs 75 kg and 165 lbs. He turned 33 years old. He has 42 inches of the chest, 32 inches of waist, and 35 inches of hips. His biceps size is 14 inches and his shoe size is 7. He has built up an athletic physique by working out 4 days a week.
To become a successful YouTuber, one has to go through the struggle and has to start from scrap. Alex Wassabi, a young internet personality has accumulated a net worth of $12 million US dollars approximately.
Education / Family
Alex Wassabi was born in Montana to Adam and Maribel. He was raised in Lexington, Kentucky along with his two brothers Aaron and Andrew Burris who are also Youtubers, and a sister named Mariah Burriss. He attended a middle school in Durham, North Carolina where he met his friend, Roi Fabito.
|Real name||Alex Burriss|
|Birth Place||Great Falls, Montana, USA|
|Date Of Birth||March 28, 1990|
|Height||In centimeters – 175 cm
In feet inches – 5’9”
|Weight||In kilograms – 75 kg
In pounds – 165 lbs
|Eye Color||Dark brown|
|Hair Color||Dark brown|
|Profession||Singer, actor, social media personality, content creator|
|School||Middle School in Durham, North Carolina|
|Home Town||Lexington, Kentucky, USA|
Career / Fashion And Style
Alex Burriss and Roi Fabito attended the same school and lived in the same neighborhood. Eventually, they became best friends. In 2005, an idea of making videos came into Roi’s mind when he shared the idea and asked Alex to join. Alex was mesmerized by the idea and said yes. Since then, Wassabi Productions began and was born in 2006.
They uploaded their first video to share with their family and friends. Through their family and friends, the video became popular in a short time. Later, they started to make lip-sync, dance, and funny videos. Wassabi Production introduced two new characters called ‘Rolanda’ and ‘Richard’ on April 7, 2012.
The new characters made their debut in the ‘Call Me Maybe’ parody, which received millions of views in two years. By that time, their YouTube channel gained over millions of subscribers and billions of views and became the popular YouTubers. For exposure and international popularity, they traveled to Los Angeles, Florida, and other parts of the world to meet fans, organizing shows, and pursuing adventurous activities.
As they gained a million subscribers they decided to produce weekly videos and post them on Wassabi Wednesdays. To make people laugh and spread happiness was their main motive. Alex did not limit himself to just YouTube.
He has appeared in movies like ‘The Duff,’ ‘Laid In America,’ and ‘This Is How We Never Made Out.’ To pursue his own career and goals Fabito left Wassabi Productions Hence, Alex uploads a lot of videos featuring his girlfriend and brothers.
Girlfriends, Affairs, Wife and More
Recently, Alex had a break up with his fellow YouTuber Lauren Riihimaki. The couple was dating for three years and became the most popular couple on social media. In September 2018, the couple announced their separation but they have hopes of reuniting after a period of self-reflection.
|Girlfriends||Lauren Riihimaki (2015-2018)
Olalla Lopez aka CaELiKe
Here is the list of Alex Wassabi’s favorite things.
|Favorite Actors||Robert Downey Jr|
|Favorite Actress||Scarlett Johansson|
|Favorite Food||Continental Cuisine|
Some Interesting Facts About Alex Wassabi
- Alex’s hobbies are watching movies, traveling, and playing video games.
- His favorite sports are basketball and snowboarding.
- From his mother’s side he has Filipino ancestry whereas from his dad’s side it’s white.
- He has gained 3.6+ million followers on Instagram by posting his personal lifestyle pictures, behind the scenes, glimpses of vacation trips, and many more.
- At the age of 5, he had his first kiss.