MrBeast is an American YouTuber businessman, philanthropist, and businessman. Also called Jimmy Donaldson, MrBeast is famous as the creator of YouTube stunts that give vast amounts of money to charities or friends. He is regarded as the founder of charitable YouTube stunt videos.
He’s also one of YouTube’s highest-paid YouTubers world. In 2020, he earned $24 million through the YouTube channel, merchandise sales, and sponsorships with companies like Microsoft and Electronic Arts.
Jimmy is said to invest the bulk of the money he earns from his videos back in video production. Jimmy now can spend up to $300,000 on one video, up from just $10,000 in the past.
His videos are usually philanthropic, such as giving money to strangers or even adopting an entire shelter for rescue dogs.
At the time of writing, the three channels he has created, MrBeast, MrBeast Shorts, and Beast Reacts, boast a combined 90plus million subscribers.
This number of subscribers means that MrBeast is the top-rated in the US. YouTube creator. PewDiePie is the most subscribed individual creator on the planet, with 110 million viewers on his primary channel alone.
Mr. Beast Early Life
Jimmy Donaldson was born on May 7, 1998, in Greenville, North Carolina. Jimmy Donaldson attended Greenville Christian Academy, where he graduated in 2016.
He started uploading videos to YouTube at 12 years old and was using the username “MrBeast6000”. He briefly attended university but left to pursue a full-time YouTube career.
In his early videos, most of his videos were video games, reaction videos, and hilarious compilations.
Mr. Beast Personal Life
Jimmy is suffering from an inflammation in the bowel disease called Crohn’s Disease. The condition was first diagnosed with the illness in the ninth grade. Through the years, he’s spoken of the long-term fight for his chronic illness.
Before being diagnosed with the illness, he was sick almost every day. He even at one time, he had lost 30 pounds in the course of the summer due to severe discomfort. Alongside medication, MrBeast follows a strict diet.
In June 2019, Jimmy began dating Maddy Spidell. They first met via Twitter. Maddy was made MrBeast’s girlfriend for the first time in a video dated February 20, 2020, entitled “Surprising My Girlfriend With 100,000 Roses For Valentines Day.”
The video has over 50 million views at the time of writing. Maddy is featured in numerous more MrBeast videos, including “I Adopted EVERY Dog in a Dog Shelter” and “I Spent 50 Hours in Solitary Confinement.”
Mr. Beast Career & Growth
Jimmy first gained fame following the release of his film “counting to 100,000” in 2017. In the video, he logged over 44 hours counting up to 100,000. The video would continue to be watched more than 21 million times.
Then he followed it up with a YouTube video where the count was 200 000. Other famous achievements include studying the dictionary and taking a look at the “Bee Movie” script, Ubering across America as well as using the word “Logan Paul” 100,000 times, and watching the pathetic Jake Paul music video “It’s Every Day Bro” in repeat for 10 hours in a row.
The YouTube accounts of today are home to more than a 90million subscribers and have produced more significant than 10 billion views.
The average video is viewed more than 20 million views. There are 12 million people following him on Instagram and 9 million users on Twitter, and 13 million on TikTok.
He is a part of PewDiePie and has bought billboards and radio ads to increase his followers more than T-Series. The vlogger was nominated as Vlogger Of The Year in the 2019 Shorty Awards. He was awarded the Breakout Creator award.
He was nominated for the Youth Choice Award in 2020 as the Most Popular Male Social Star. He was awarded the 2020 YouTuber of the Award of the Year. He was also the creator of the Year in the Streamy Awards.
In one week, the month of July 2020, MrBeast attracted 400,000 subscribers and logged more than 80 million views on his videos. His popularity earned him the rank of 20th most-popular celebrity on YouTube during the time.
Mr. Beast Networth
Mr. Beast has a net worth of $22.5 million. Mr. Beast earns at least $3 million monthly through YouTube advertisements alone. This does not include brand deals in the video.