How Much is the vlogger Roman Atwood Worth?
The Youtube sensation, comedian, and vlogger Roman Bernard Atwood is known famously for his Vlogs on his vlogging channel on Youtube.
Currently having 10.2 million subscribers on his Youtube channel, his videos have a considerably large amount of views. Also known for his hidden camera prank, he also has another Youtube channel through which he posts his pranks.
The second channel has over 10.3 million. Earning solely online from his Youtube channels, he currently has an estimated net worth value of $7 million.
The famous Youtuber was born on May 28, 1983, in Millersport, Ohio, US. Born to his parents Curt Dale Atwood and Susan Atwood he was raised in extreme poverty along with his brother Dale Atwood.
To start his independent career, he started producing videos when he was still in his high school.
There are no verified details related to his education.
Atwood started working independently by producing videos while still in his high school. He started producing the DVD series called- The Nerd Herd and later sold it in 2006 at the Warped Tour.
After producing various videos, he started working with film projects. Until 2010, he completed various film projects in Columbus, Ohio.
He also worked in Atwood Rope which is his family’s rope factory. Finally, deciding to follow his passion of comedy, he started his own Youtube Channel called- Sketch Empire.
Starting from 2010, he started making prank videos which he posted online. From his first channel, he started to get more and more views.
Atwood posted his Plastic Ball Prank where he filled his house with plastic balls turning it into a giant ball pit. The video has 77.89 million views. The video was so popular that the car brand -Nissan offered him their newest model of car in exchange to use a clip from his video for promotional purpose. The advertisement was also awarded the Best Brand Campaign in 2015 in the 5th Streamy Awards.
His other famous pranks include- Anniversary Prank with over 83.17 million views, Killing My Kid Prank with over 47.97 views.
Recently in 2016, he along with Vitaly Zdorovetskiy and Dennis Roady released a film titled- Natural Born Pranksters. The film was produced by Lionsgate. However, the film received poor reviews and negative critics. In the film review site Rotten Tomatoes, the film has only 43% approval rate while the IMDb has rated the film as average with only 3.8 stars out of 10.
Although his film did not do much well, his popularity as a Youtube star was not affected. In 2016, he started his tour called- Roman vs. Fousey along with fellow YouTuber- Yousef Erakat. On his tour, they performed shows in the US as well as in Canada. They also plan on touring the UK in future.
|Date of birth||28 May 1983|
|Birthplace||Millersport, Ohio, United States|
|Height||5’9″ (175 cm)|
|Profession||YouTuber, Prankster, Vlogger|
|Father’s name||Curt Dale Atwood|
|Mother’s name||Susan Atwood|
|Net Worth||$7 Million|
Marriage and Divorce
The famous YouTuber Roman Atwood got married to his first wife- Shanna Riley in 2001. While together, they also had a son named Noah Vaughn Atwood. However, the couple split after his wife cheated on him with a friend. He filed for divorce the same year in 2008.
After separating with his first wife, he stayed single for a while. While at a wedding of his friend, he then met his second wife, Brittney Smith. They dated for a while before eventually getting married.
They also have their son together named- Kane Alexander Atwood. In 2016, November, Atwood announced yet again that he and his wife is expecting a second child.
Gaining all of his name and fame from the internet, it is no surprise that the young YouTuber is quite popular on the internet. He has over 1.7 million followers on Twitter and 4.7 million followers on his Instagram.
Earning from his online performances, he has also garnered his net worth through his tours and performances. Founding his clothing line, it has also contributed to her worth.
Rumors and Controversy
Prankster Arrested while filming a prank
The famous Youtube prankster- Roman Atwood was arrested along with his accomplices in March 2014. While filming a prank to rob an ATM, they were arrested on the charge of inducing panic and disorderly by the authorities of Columbus.
After his arrest, hundreds of his fan members arrived at court for his support and to watch the case. He won the case defending himself on the basis expression of art and freedom of speech.