Better known by her online persona Lizzza, she has over 17 million subscribers on YouTube and more than 18 million Instagram followers. In 2016, she began starring as Violet Adams in Hulu's Freakish and in 2018 she co-created and starred in the web series Liza on Demand.
She first gained a following on Vine, where she amassed more than 5 million fans posting comedic videos. She began attending college in the Fall of 2014, deciding to study business marketing.
Her real name is Elizabeth Shaila Koshy. She is half Indian and half caucasian and she was born and raised in Houston, Texas alongside her two older sisters, Olivia and Rachel. She was in a relationship with David Dobrik from 2015 to 2018.