Akilah Hughes

YouTube Star

Birthday August 31, 1989

Birth Sign Virgo

Birthplace Cincinnati, OH

Age 34 years old

#40834 Most Popular


Upright Citizens Brigade-trained comedian and YouTube personality with a channel titled smoothiefreak who posts sketch comedy, social commentary and beauty-related content.

Before Fame

She was involved in broadcasting and speech communications with a focus in mass communications in college. She aspired to be a news anchor on weekend update on Saturday Night Live.


She landed gigs as a writer with Fusion, HelloGiggles, SheKnows and Refinery29.

Family Life

She was born in Cincinnati, Ohio and relocated to Brooklyn, New York. She grew up with an older brother. She has a nephew named Mason and a niece named Nadia.

Associated With

When she competed on the show Million Second Quiz, she had the opportunity to meet Al Roker and Ryan Seacrest.