Portrayed by actor Danny L. Six, he is a character known for his energetic outbursts in his neck-brace. He has garnered hundreds of thousands of YouTube views to his The Tourettes Guy channel since his first 2005 video.
He originally founded a TourettesGuy.com website in 2004 for his content.
He became widely popular in the You're The Man Now, Dog (YTMND) meme community in 2008, with his image superimposed in popular film and TV. One of his most popular YouTube videos, "Best Of The Tourettes Guy (1 of 4)," has earned more than 8 million views.
He was born and raised in the United States.
His outbursts were frequently combined with footage of Tay Zonday's viral YouTube hit "Chocolate Rain."