YouTuber who runs the extremely popular channel Wassabi, which has earned over 10 million subscribers. He also has a self-titled vlogging channel which has amassed another 2 million subscribers.
He launched his channel as Wassabi Productions originally with his former comedy partner Roi Fabito.
He developed a substantial following on the 6-second video app Vine, uploading his first video to the platform on May 1, 2013.
His real name is Alex Burriss. He grew up in Lexington, Kentucky. His brothers Andrew and Aaron also became popular web video stars. He also has a sister named Mariah. In 2015, he began dating fellow YouTuber Lauren Riihimaki.
With Roi, he frequently created parody videos of top artists' songs, including the incredibly popular video "Carly Rae Jepson CALL ME MAYBE - Rolanda & Richard (Parody)" which accumulated more than 80 million views in two years.