Collins Key is best known as season eight finalist of reality competition series America’s Got Talent.
Before he joined the league of big shots, Key appeared in a Shakespearean play at the age of 4. From then on, he began to develop a strong and irresistible passion for entertainment.
A famous entertainer, YouTube sensation and magician, his feat in America’s Got Talent season eight, which premiered on June 4, 2013, and ended on September 18, 2013, quite played thumping roles in skyrocketing him to stardom and fame.
At 17, the ever-impressive entertainer broke a record when he became the first magician to make it to the final round in 8 seasons, after setting a new standard for amazement and changing the way magic is presented on America’s Got Talent.
In this article, you’ll get to know some lesser-known facts about the renowned entertainer.
Collins Key was born to Steven and Anne Key on May 9, 1996, in California, USA. His birth sign is Taurus.
His father, Steven is an emcee and owner of production company 11H Entertainment.
Very little is known about Key’s education. After several studies, we were able to come up with the fact that he honed his magic and performing skills at the famous Hollywood Magic Castle.
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He began showing signs of promise in entertainment at the age of 12 when he transformed a simple birthday party into an unforgettable experience.
At the age of 13, he auditioned and was accepted into the Magic Castle Junior Group, a programme which helped in shaping him into the performer he is today.
Key was recently honoured with Junior Achievement Award from the Magic Castle – an exclusive private clubhouse for members of The Academy of Magical Arts.
The blue-eyed star is the first magician to be born out of social media and the only magician to constantly trend on social media worldwide.
At the age of 15, Collins key created a YouTube channel to showcase his magic skills.
At present, his Youtube Channel has an impressive 6,372,758 video subscribers and 624,178,812 views.
Collins made his film debut in the comedy movie, Janoskians: Untold and Untrue in 2015. But before then, he starred in these short films Cross Court (2012), and Grey Petals (2013).
In 2014, the Youtuber was asked to co-present the Teen Choice Awards along with superstars Ariana Grande, Taylor Swift, and Ansel Elgort, among others. He was also a featured speaker for TEDx.
You can follow him on Tumblr via collinskey.tumblr.com. Are you a big fan? visit his official website @ collinskey.com.
Collins Key Body Measurement
Height: 6 ft 3 in or 191 cm
Weight: 85 kg or 187.5 lbs
Chest: 43 in or 109 cm
Arms/Biceps: 14 in or 35.5 cm
Waist: 32 in or 81 cm
Collins Key’s Brother
The name is Devan Key. An American actor, artist and DJ/Producer, Devan is best known as the brother of Collins Key, the renowned ‘America’s Got Talent’ finalist.
However, Devan’s popularity is not only tied to his brother’s fame, he quite has a lot to offer, especially on the social media.
As a social media personality, the California born youngster has garnered an overwhelming number of fans through the pictures and videos he uploads to his Instagram account.
Devan is listed as an Instagram star, where he boasts of having more than 430k followers on his Instagram account ‘devankey’.
Same goes to his Twitter account ‘itsdevankey’, where his posts are eagerly awaited by his followers and the number of followings on the rise.
The account, developed in October 2012, has a decent viewership with around 77 k followers presently.
Devan is Collins’ only and younger brother. The great bond the stars shares makes it very possible to believe they are twins.
On several occasions, Collins has featured his younger brother in his videos, paving way for Devan’s basic recognition among umpteen viewers and fans of his brother.
The Key brothers were also spotted together on a two-part “Sibling Tag” video, released in 2014. From the video, the togetherness and connect they share also played out, to the amazement of their teeming fans.
As earlier stated, Devan’s fame is not only tied to his brother’s success, he has quite created a small little world of his own.
The teen is the brain behind the role of Alterna-Lucas in the first episode of season 2 of ‘Girl Meets World’ (2014) – an American coming of age TV sitcom that airs on ‘Disney Channel’.
Devan Key also starred as Student #1 in ‘Westport Cotillion’, the eighth episode of season 1 of the American sitcom TV series ‘American Housewife’ (2016) that aired on the ABC network on December 6, 2016.
This handsome blue-eyed youngster is looking forward to making his debut in films with the upcoming flick ‘A Horse from Heaven’.
Devan Key was born in California, United States, on 18th April 1998. At age of 19, his height 1.73 m.
Relationship-wise, the superstar is single, as there’s no information available with regard to his love life or his current dating status.
Collins Key – Lesser-Known Facts
- He hates scary movies.
- Collins’ childhood dream was to become a firefighter.
- He fell in love with magic at the age of 12 and used to pull out his magic tricks anywhere he is.
- His mother, Anne, was the first to encourage him into joining a magic school. He subsequently joined the Magic Castle’s junior program three days after his mother told him about the school.
- His followers on social media are called Keypers.