Alex Wassabi (born March 28, 1990) is an American YouTube Star, Content Creator, Actor, Singer, and Instagram Personality from Great Falls, Montana. He is famous for being one of the most subscribed YouTube personalities with 11+ million subscribers.
His real full birth name is Alex Burriss. Furthermore, the 29-year-old YouTuber has an extremely popular self-entitled YouTube channel. In fact, he entertains his followers with videos like comedy sketches, songs covers, funny content, viral game challenges, reaction videos, Vlogs, and much more.
Moreover, Alex’s most popular video on the channel is “Carly Rae Jepsen CALL ME MAYBE – Rolanda & Richard (Parody)“. It has more than 134+ million views as of July 2019. Wassabi’s next most video is “YOU’RE SO IMMATURE 3!” with 82+ million views.
Recently, he starred in his new video called “NIGHT SHIRT – OFFICIAL SONG” which became a huge hit with 966k+ views within few hours of its upload. It was in collaboration with Vanessa Merrell and Schmoyoho.
Profile, Career & Net worth
The talented content creator, Alex Burriss started his career with his best friend named Roi Fabito. They launched their channel just after high school. In 2006, Alex established “Wassabi Productions”.
Burriss and Roi started to make funny parody videos on their channel and shred with other friends & family. On April 7, 2012, they introduced two new characters called “Rolanda” and “Richard”.
The characters debuted in their video “Call Me Maybe” parody which also one of their best videos till date. It was a career-changing phase in Alex’s life. Later, he started to make more content on his channel and also collaborated with other YouTubers.
Some of his famous collaborations are with Jojo Siwa, Rosanna Pansino, LaurDIY, Superwoman, etc. Alex Burriss also conducted various meetups, shows, performances, and much more fun stuff all over America.
As an actor, he made his silver screen debut with the movie “Laid In America” in 2016. Alex played a small part as a Walter in the film starring Caspar Lee and KSI in the leads. Later, the YouTuber starred in the short film called “This Is How We Never Made Out” in 2016.
As of wealth, the hardworking and talented Alex Wassabi’s Net worth is $12 million US Dollars, as of 2019. Currently, the singer lives in Los Angeles, California in a lavish apartment.
Personal Affairs, Girlfriend & Spouse
The young YouTuber, Alex Burriss began his relationship with his then-girlfriend “Lauren Riihimaki” (Canadian YouTuber and crafter). She is also a famous content creator known as LaurDIY having 9+ million subscribers.
In addition, the former couple sparked their love life back in 2015. According to a source, Lauren and Alex first met at a YouTube event “Brandcast” in New York City on April 2015. They made dozens of videos on each other’s channel.
However, the ex-pair separated in September 2018. Riihimaki also posted a video about their break up in order to officially announce their fans. Later, the actor briefly had an affair with his ex-partner Olalla Lopez aka CaELiKe (Mexican YouTuber and Instagram star).
Moreover, she also confirmed their relationship by posting their picture of the Coachella Festival in April 2019. But we are sure how and when they called off the affair and parted their ways.
Currently, Alex Burriss has romantic links with his new soulmate Vanessa Merrell. She is also a YouTube star, actress, musician, and Instagram model. Vanessa became successful along with her twin-sister Veronica Jo Merrell (dubbed as Merrell Sisters).
Trivia & Quick Info
|Real Full Birth Name||Alex Burriss.|
|Profession||YouTube Star, Content Creator, Actor, Singer, and Instagram Personality.|
|Famous for||being one of the most subscribed YouTube personalities with 11+ million subscribers.|
|Age (As of 2019)||29 years old.|
|Date of Birth (DOB), Birthday||March 28, 1990.|
|Birthplace/Hometown||Great Falls, Montana, USA (but raised in Lexington, Kentucky, USA).|
|Sexuality (Gay or Lesbian)||Straight.|
|Sun Sign (Zodiac Sign)||Aries.|
|House In||Los Angeles, California, USA.|
|Social Media Account Stats||Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/alexwassabi/
|Height (Tall)||Feet & Inches: 5' 9".
Centimeters: 175 cm.
Meters: 1.75 m.
|Weight||Kilograms: 75 Kg.
Pounds: 165 lbs.
|Body Measurements (Chest-waist-hips)||42-32-35.|
|Shoe Size (UK)||7.|
|Eye Color||Dark Brown.|
|Hair Color||Dark Brown.|
|Parents||Father: Name not available.
|Siblings||Brother: 1. Aaron Burriss.
2. Andrew Burriss.
Sister: Mariah Burriss.
|Personal Life Relationship|
|Dating History?||1. Lauren Riihimaki (2015 - 2018).
2. Olalla Lopez aka CaELiKe.
|Highest Qualification||High School Graduate.|
|School||Local High School.|
|Alma Mater.||Will update.|
|Hobbies & Favorite Things|
|Favorite Celebrities||Actor: Robert Downey, Jr.
Actress: Scarlett Johansson.
|Dream Holiday Destination||Greece.|
|Love to do||Traveling, Playing Video Games and Watching Movies.|
|Favorite Food||Continental Cuisine.|
|Net worth (approx.)||$12 million US dollars (As of 2018).|
|Salary, Income & Earnings||--|
|Mobile or Phone Number||--|
|Home Details||Will Update.|
|Email Address||Not found.|
Some Lesser Known Facts about Alex Wassabi
- Wikipedia: YouTuber Alex Wassabi was born on the 28th March 1990 (age 29 years old, as in 2019) in Great Falls, Montana, USA.
- His father and mother later moved to Lexington, Kentucky, USA when he was very young.
- Furthermore, the content creator also has three siblings i.e. two brothers named Aaron & Andrew Burriss and a sister Mariah Burriss.
- The actor belongs to multiracial ethnicity. He has Filipino ancestry on his mom’s side and is white from his dad’s side.
- Alex is a high school graduate and completed his education from a local school in North Carolina.
- Alex Burriss first met his friend Roi Fabito in middle school in Durham, North Carolina.
- In fact, Fabito currently pursues his own career on YouTube separately and left Alex’s channel.
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- The comedian entertains his 3.6+ million followers on Instagram by posting his personal lifestyle pictures, glimpses of vacation trips, behind the scene, event appearances, and much more.
- In 2016, Wassabi collaborated with Amazon Prime and featured in the “Prime For The Holidays” campaign.
- The young YouTuber had his first kiss when he was 5 years old.
- Physique Details: Alex Wassabi’s height is 5 Feet 9 Inches (175 centimeters tall).
- Moreover, he also maintains a fit and athletic physique by working out 4 days a week. His estimated body weight is 75 kilograms (165 pounds).