Zoella (Soe Sugg) whose real name is Zoe Elizabeth Sugg is a UK-based writer and internet celebrity; she is one of the most celebrated YouTubers on the internet. Her first book Girl Online became the fastest selling book of the year in December 2014. Her YouTube channel Zoella borders mostly on fashion, beauty and has become a favourite for teenagers because of its amusing and entertaining manner of providing fashion and beauty tips.
Zoella (Soe Sugg) Bio
Zoey, as she is fondly called, was born on March 28, 1990, in Wiltshire, England. Her parents are Graham and Tracey Sugg. The British beauty vlogger attended the Corsham School and Arts College but did not further her education due to anxiety and childhood related panic attacks. She later took a job as an apprentice at an interior design company and began to write on her Zoella blogs as a hobby; a blog she created in February 2009.
The British vlogger expanded her personal blog Zoella to a YouTube channel which she initially tagged zoella280390 in 2009 but later renamed it Zoella. The channel centres on fashion, beauty, and videos of her personal favourite beauty products. She created another channel MoreZoella which was used to publish her daily logs to her subscribers and viewers.
The British internet personality collaborated with various vloggers like Troye Sivan, Tyler Oakley, Louise Pentland, Miranda Sings and lots of others. Zoe is so influential on Twitter that she was mentioned by The Telegram as one of Britain’s most influential Tweeters in 2013.
Her Zoella YouTube channel has more than 12 million subscribers and over 1 billion views while MoreZoella boasts of more than 4.8 million subscribers and over 750 views as at May 2018.
Zoe Sugg’s first attempt as an author is seen in the novel Girl Online launched on the 25th of November 2014. The book portrays happenings in the life a teen blogger whose blog went viral. The book went on to the become the fastest selling book of the year in December 2014.
However, there were controversies surrounding the writing of the book – about a ghostwriter she worked with named Siobhan Curham. Zoella went on to drop her second book Girl Online: On Tour in October 2015, followed by a third in November 2016. Her most recent publication is a non-fiction book Cordially Invited which was released in October 2018.
The young multi-talented British vlogger featured on a charity fundraising music single Do they Know it’s Christmas? with the Band Aid 30 charity group to raise money for the Ebola virus outbreak in West Africa. The single made it to the very top of the UK Singles Chart in 2014.
Zoella is indeed a relentless young blood, who has made an appearance as a guest panellist on the British Loose Women show in June 2014 and from there, she also made it to the award-winning British TV programme This Morning in July the same year. She took part in the 2015 edition of The Great British Bake Off reality TV baking contest and featured alongside the Slow Mo Guys.
The Youtuber also launched a range of products under the name Zoella Beauty in 2014. Her range of products was ranked by Metro as the biggest beauty launch of the year in 2014. She has not stopped with the production of other super beauty products as she went on to release more over the years which include Tutti Fruity, Sweet Inspirations, Jelly & Gelato and the most recent Splash Botanics.
Zoe also collaborated with her younger brother Joe (Joeseph Graham Sugg) in 2016 to release a brand of merchandise they named Sugg Life. The products are stickers, hoodies, phone cases etc.
The makeup artist and author has been in a romantic relationship with a fellow Youtube celebrity Alfie Deyes, since August 2013 though they met earlier in 2012 and the pair actually shares a luxurious big house together in Brighton, England.
In 2014 alone, the young vlogger earned over $500,000 from Zoella YouTube channel, endorsement deals and other endeavours. According to Spears magazine, Zoella’s current net worth is estimated to be about $3.16 million.
Zoella’s dad Graham is a property developer while her mom Tracey is a beautician. She has a younger brother named Joseph Graham Sugg who is also a prominent internet personality. Joe is a vlogger, filmmaker and a thatcher. His YouTube channel is named as Thatcherjoe, and his ThatchJoeVlogs and ThatcherJoeGames are currently making waves.
Zoella revealed in an interview with the Financial Times in a video she published in 2014 that she did not want to go away from her family for any reason. She was named the first Digital Ambassador for mental health charity for Mind, a mental health charity based in England.
The beautiful blue-eyed vlogger is 5 ft 4 in (1.63 m) tall and her petite frame is complemented by a good body mass of 52 kilograms (115lbs). Her shoe size is said to be 4 (US) while her other body stats are listed as bust 35 inches, waist 25 inches and hips 36 inches.