Alfie Deyes is one internet personality you definitely would like to know about. He boasts of over 10 million subscribers on three of his YouTube channels and has three bestseller books to his name. He is probably the most renowned young personality on YouTube today and his vlogging empire continues to grow by the day. Read on for more interesting details about the internet star.
Alfie Deyes Bio
A highly talented and dynamic YouTuber, property investor and author, Alfred Sydney Deyes was born on September 17, 1993, in Enfield, London to Nick (Father) and Amanda (Mother) Deyes. He has a sister named Poppy.
He attended Varndean School and from there, he proceeded to Varndean College when his family relocated to Brighton, East Sussex. He was a gymnast from age 11 to 14.
Before graduating from college, Alfie Deyes decided to take a year from his academic pursuit to spend time traveling but never continued his education after his one year break as he went on to pursue a dream and career as a YouTuber.
His Net Worth
As of 2018, the YouTube Guru‘s net worth is estimated at $500,000. According to SocialBlade, the vlogger’s annual earnings from his three YouTube channels sit between $12,800 and $203,600. As his YouTube empire continues to expand, Alfie is definitely going to earn more.
Everything You Need To Know
Below we will be examining how this dynamic and talented individual started and his career progression, among other juicy stories like his love life and who his partner as well as the accolades he has garnered so far.
How It All Began For Alfie Deyes
Alfie Deyes’ rise to YouTube stardom started with a casual playing around with the family camera, uploading videos about his boring days while at home. As he saw videos posted by other Vbloggers, he turned his casual hobby into a full-time vocation as he started making videos of himself and his friends, thus, he was rewarded with a steadily rising number of subscribers over time.
His channel PointlessBlog which he started at the age of 15 now commands an immense presence on the internet. By May 2016, it had raked in over 5 million subscribers and more than 400 million views. His gaming channel PointlessBlogGames has 1.8million subscribers and more than 200 million views. The vlogger who was named by Yahoo! News in 2013 as one of the 12 Web-savvy entrepreneurs to watch, commands 3.2 million following on Twitter and 4 million followers on Instagram.
Alfie has collaborated with a number of popular YouTube personalities like Miranda Sings, Grace Helbig, Tyler Oakley, Zoe Sugg, Joe Sugg, Louis Cole, and others. A member of the Guinness World Record OMG! In 2013, Deyes holds world records in Most Bangles Put on in 30 By a Team of Two, along with another Youtuber Marcus Butler. He’s included in 2015 by professional coaching company Debrett’s list of 500 most influential people in Britain in the Media section.
Books Alfie Deyes Has Authored
Nearly 8,000 people were present at the signing of his first book Pointless Book in September 2014. The book is a journal cum activity book which includes free downloadable application and social media integration. He released a sequel of the book on March 26, 2015, titled Pointless Book 2. This became a bestselling non-fiction book within the first week of its launch. He released an autobiography – Scrapbook Of My Life on March 24th the following year and the third piece of Pointless Book series Pointless Book 3 on July 13, 2017.
His Music and Television Appearances
Alfie Deyes featured with the Band-Aid 30 group in 2014 for the charity fundraiser single Do they Know it’s Christmas? The money raised was aimed at relieving the Ebola epidemic in West Africa. He was also part of the YouTube Boy band that raised funds for the British charity Comic Relief. He appeared alongside fellow vloggers Marcus Butler and Joe Sugg on the March 2nd episode of British game show – Release the Hounds and in an episode of The Crystal Maze in 2018.
Alfie Deyes has been in a relationship with fellow YouTube star, Zoe Elizabeth Sugg, popularly known as Zoella (Soe Sugg) since October 2013. The couple has been residing together in Brighton since October 2014, and they later moved into a 7 bedroom luxurious house in June 2017. Alfie Deyes, during their 5th anniversary as a couple, went out of his way in October 2017, to surprise his boo Zoella with a Nissan Figaros, a car that Zoella had expressed love for.
However, there has been a recent rumor by fans that the couple is breaking up; this was because the couple, unlike them, haven’t been spending much time together. However, Deyes debunked the rumors in his tweet on October 13, 2018, saying they are still good.
His Nominations, Awards, And Accolades
The slim 6 ft tall YouTuber was nominated for Teen Choice Award for Choice Web Collaboration in 2014 for his video Ariana Does MyMake-Up with Ariana Grande. In 2015, he got the UK Favorite Vlogger and Best British Vlogger by Nickelodeon Kids Choice Awards and BBC Radio 1 Teen awards respectively.
Height, Weight and Other Body Measurements
The Blogger sure keeps and maintains his slim athletic body which he invests tangible gym time to keep in top-notch shape. His height is reported to be 6 ft (1.83 m) while his weight is said to be 71 kilograms (156.5 lbs).
His other body parts like biceps are measured as 14 inches, his chest is said to be 39 inches, and his waist measures 30.5 inches.