Hannah Hart is a popular American YouTuber, comedienne, actress, and writer. She rose to fame due to her award-winning cooking series on YouTube titled My Drunk Kitchen. The weekly series involves Hart attempting to cook while drunk. The show has gained a massive following online with at least 2.4 million subscribers and 315 million views.
The YouTuber has also added other feathers to her cap. She now has her own show on Food Network and has featured in several movies. She has also authored two bestselling books and made Forbes’ 30 under 30 list in 2015. Get to know more about the social media entertainer here including details of her engagement to her girlfriend.
Hannah Hart Biography
Hannah Maud Hart was born on the 2nd of November 1986 in Burlingame, Northern California. Her mother’s name is Annette Louise while her father’s name is Noah Hart. The comedienne also has an elder sister named Naomi and a younger half-sister named Maggie. Hart’s parents divorced when she was still at a tender age and she subsequently grew up with her mom. Her mom suffered from mental health issues and she and her elder sister had to take care of her.
With regard to her education, Hannah Hart studied at Burlingame High School, graduating in 2005/2006. Upon graduation, Hart spent some time abroad before enrolling at the University of California, Berkeley. She finished from Berkeley in 2009 and obtained two degrees, one in English Literature and another in the Japanese Language. Hart worked as a proof-reader for a translation firm after graduation.
Hannah Hart’s YouTube career commenced in March 2011. While visiting her sister, she filmed herself attempting to cook while drinking. She posted the video on YouTube, just for laughs, but got more than she bargained. The video became a viral hit, garnering 100,000 views in a matter of days. Buoyed by that success, Hart quit her uninspiring job and became a full-time YouTuber.
Till date, she has released at least 600 videos on her MyHarto channel. Her videos do not necessarily feature reliable cooking skills. She, however, keeps fans coming back for more with her bubbly and enthusiastic personality as well as hilarious cooking fails. My Drunk Kitchen has won Hart several awards including best female performance comedy at the 2013 Streamy Awards and best comedy at the 2014 Streamy Awards. The show has also featured celebrity guests such as Sarah Silverman and John Green.
Hannah Hart has leveraged on her YouTube stardom to spread her wings to other ventures. She has co-produced and starred in no less than three movies – Dirty 30, Camp Takota, and Electra Woman and Dyna Girl. She has also authored two bestselling books – My Drunk Kitchen: A Guide to Eating, Drinking and Going with Your Gut (2014) and Buffering: Unshared Tales of a Life Fully Loaded (2016). Additionally, the California-native has her own TV series on Food Network. The show, I Hart Food, debuted in August 2017.
Her Net Worth
Hannah Hart has a net worth estimated at $2 million. She made her fortune from her YouTube channel which boasts of millions of subscribers as well as hundreds of millions of views. Other sources of income included her two bestselling books, the several movies she has starred in, as well as her show on the Food Network.
Girlfriend – Ella Mielniczenko
Hannah Hart is dating a fellow highflying achiever and her name is Ella Mielniczenko. They met through mutual friends and started dating sometime in 2016. Ella is equally a California native. She studied Visual Media Arts at Emerson College and graduated in 2013. She is currently an executive producer at BuzzFeed and has spearheaded several innovative programs there. One of them is BuzzFeed’s Creators Program which assists staff to develop their own personal channel.
Hart and Ella are engaged to be married. They got engaged in Hawaii in July 2018. Hart was the one who popped the question just as the sun set on a Hawaiian beach. Ella said yes and an excited Hart gladly shared the news on her Instagram account. Hart also released a video about it on her YouTube channel. The couple is set to tie the knot in California in 2020. Ella often appears in her girlfriend’s vlogs. One good example is one in which they discuss the demerits of dating a fellow girl.