Alfie Deyes Biography
Date of Birth
Place of birth
YouTuber with 4.7 million subscribers
6’( 183 cm)
71 kg (156 lbs)
@Alfie Deyes Vlogs
Who is Alfie Deyes?
Alfie Deyes is a well-known youth icon. He had ten million YouTube subscribers and three successful books to his name. In 2009, he created the YouTube channel named PointlessBlog. It shows videos of him doing strange things. PointlessBlogVlogs and PointlessBlogGames were his next YouTube channels. He has around 8 million YouTube subscribers in total. Currently, he has 4.8 and 3.8 million admirers on Twitter and Instagram respectively.
The Pointless Book 2, a follow-up to The Pointless Book. It was launched on March 26, 2015, and contains similar content. In the first week of publication, it became popular. It became the second most successful non-fiction book.
Deyes published The Scrapbook Of My Life. It is a self-contained memoir novel. And was published on March 24, 2016.
The Pointless Volume 3, the last book in the Pointless Book series, was released in 2017. It was originally published on July 13 of 2017.
Deyes occurred as a part of the Band-Aid 30 philanthropy ensemble to boost funds. For the outbreak of the Ebola Virus in West Africa.
Deyes was a part of the so-called “YouTube Boyband.” It fundraised for Comic Relief and was profiled in The Guardian.
In November 2014, Deyes spotlighted on The Radio 1 Breakfast Show with Nick Grimshaw. And worked alongside vlogger Marcus Butler.
The books invite readers. Participate in a variety of activities while using applications that are relevant to them. The YouTube celebrity was promoted on the front sheet. Of the Company magazine’s ‘Generation YouTube’ section. In January 2014. He was selected to Debrett’s list. He was one of the UK’s 500 most influential people in 2015.
The Rising Divinity to Stardom
What began as a hidden experiment? Using his family camera to submit a casual film. About passing a gloomy day on YouTube. It turned into the YouTube sensation that he is now.
He was viewing other vlog creators on the internet. Thus, he was inspired to turn his hobby of recording videos while playing with his pals. Into a passion and later a career. To his astonishment, he quickly gained attention. And the amount of his subs quickly rose on his channel. He began his YouTube channel, PointlessBlog, at the age of 15. And now has a massive social media presence. It is difficult to ignore.
He has worked with several well-known YouTube’s. And his most popular video is “Ariana Grande Does My Makeup”. It showcases Ariana Grande, an American pop singer. He was like a teenage idol. He finally landed a deal with Blink Publishing for his Pointless Book sequel.
Why is Alfie Deyes so unique and special?
When a large group of 8,000 people wait over many hours to attend an author’s book signing. It gives rise to the question, what makes him so special? Vlogging clearly distinguished Alfie Deyes even before he became a novelist. He was just another British teen before that.
The point with vlogging is that it is a video diary of one’s life. That is permanently archived on the internet. It allows us to see into the life of another person who is just as vulnerable as we are.
This also creates a direct line of communication between the creator and the listener. “I’m exactly the same as the person watching the video,” Alfie explained, “I’m just on the other side of the screen.”
This simple and down-to-earth approach may explain his fame. Yet some of his female admirers may have a warm spot for him. Because he declares himself a feminist. Despite his notoriety, Alfie always gets time in his routine when he goes out. So that he can talk to his followers and take pictures with them.
Away from the spotlight
An internet celebrity’s existence is far from easy. Alfie practices 7 days a week and is off on Saturdays for a half-day. He records every element of his life and publishes 13 videos per week. He hopes to continue posting videos regularly. It is because he does not want to disappoint his fans. They would have come to expect new videos from him.
The Alfie Deyes brand, on the other hand, is mostly about his YouTube channels and novels. He recently launched a new T-shirt, hat, sweatshirt, and iPhone case line.
Deyes was brought up and raised in the London borough of Enfield. His family relocated to Brighton in East Sussex when he was just four years old. Varndean School in Brighton was where Deyes went to school. Before moving on to Varndean College, where he earned the grades he required to attend college. Despite being offered a place, Deyes elected to postpone university. And take a gap year to travel. As a result, at the later part of his gap year, he decided not to attend university.
And instead, pursue his lucrative YouTube career. Deyes was a gymnastics candidate from the age of 11 to 14.
He is romantically involved with another YouTuber, Zoe Sugg, better known on YouTube as Zoella. She has over 11 million subscribers. And is a famous beauty and fashion blogger. Before moving to Brighton with his partner, Alfie briefly shared a flat with YouTuber Caspar Lee. Alfie and Zoe frequently work together to create videos for their channels. They star in one another’s videos. Poppy, his sister, is also a well-known internet celebrity.
In 2018, YouTube Guru’s net worth was reported to be $500,000. As per SocialBlade, the vlogger’s annual revenues from his 3 YouTube channels range between $12,800 to $203,600. Alfie will undoubtedly make more as his YouTube career grows.
Honors, Achievements, and Nominations
In 2014, the 6-foot-tall YouTuber was nominated for a Teen Choice Award. And won the Best Web Collab for his YouTube clip Ariana Does My Make-Up with Ariana Grande. In 2015, he was named Nickelodeon Kids Choice Awards’ UK Favorite Vlogger. And achieved for BBC Radio 1 Teen Awards’ Best British Vlogger.
The Blogger certainly keeps and maintains his lean athletic body. In which he invests tangible gym time to stay in top-notch shape. His height is claimed to be 6 feet (1.83 meters), and his weight is 71 kg (156.5 lbs).
His biceps are 14 inches long, his chest is 39 inches long, and his waist is 30.5 inches long.
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