Hayes Grier is a phenomenal internet sensation. While other kids are busy acting juvenile, taking drugs, stealing and being detained in prisons, he has carved a career path for himself as an internet sensation at a young age. It, therefore, proves that there is no excuse good enough to act stupid as a kid. Today Hayes has to himself a huge followership on all social media platforms. Read more about his height, girlfriend, net worth, age, parents and more.
Bio, Age, Career Beginnings
Born on June 8, 2000, in Mooresville, North Carolina in the United States, Benjamin Hayes Grier is the third son of four siblings – two brothers and a half-sister. His father is Chad Grier, a football coach and his mother is Elizabeth Floyd. He is of White ethnicity and his nationality is American. He attended Davidson Day School in Davidson with his brothers; Will Grier and Nash Grier. His oldest brother, Will is an American football quarterback, who plays for West Virginia University while his other older brother, Nash is an internet personality. Hayes, in following Nash’s footsteps, began posting videos on Vine – a now inoperative entertainment video hosting service where one could upload short videos.
He released a video of Nash his brother on a rooftop and the clip was retweeted by Tiffany Semashko, making the short video go viral within days. This launched a career for Hayes and his brother, Nash as they started gaining massive popularity and followership on Vine. Shortly after that, the brothers attended an excursion for social media personalities where they met and collaborated with Cameron Dallas, Shawn Mendes, Aaron Carpenter, and Taylor Caniff.
On July 2016, Hayes was involved in a fatal dirt bike accident and was hospitalized. Reports had it that he had broken bones which made his family members really scared especially his brother Nash, who was informed about his the accident while on set. Nash immediately tweeted about the accident pleading with fans to pray for his brother. Hayes recovered and was discharged after two days.
Hayes Grier partnered with Emma Slater in 2015 on the 21st season of Dancing With The Stars. He was the youngest male contestant to have ever been on the show as a celebrity contestant. They finished the show in the 8th position.
Hayes Grier’s Height and Girlfriend
Hayes Grier has an average height of 5 ft 10 in (175 cm), an athletic figure, with his body measurements at 37-14-30 inches. He is a handsome kid with blue eyes and dark brown hair. His popularity on social media has made him every girl’s dream boyfriend. His sexual orientation is straight because he talks about having a girlfriend and what he would like in his would-be girlfriend. He currently has no girlfriend but when asked in an interview what the picture of his ideal girl is, he said he wants a girl who will be shorter than he is and a little younger. He said he has no preference for hair colours and is okay with freckles because he has them too.
Net Worth, Quick Facts
Hayes Grier wrote and published a book, his first novel, Hollywood Days with Hayes in September 2016. Upon becoming popular, he partnered with Verizon to launch his own reality TV show known as Top Grier, a show which is about his family and his friends. It features his stepfather, Johnnie Floyd, his mother and his younger stepsister, Skylynn Floyd. The show has been renewed in 2017 for two more seasons. He is estimated to have a net worth of around $1 million.
As mentioned earlier, he was a celebrity contestant on the Dancing with the Stars in 2015 with Emma Slater as his partner. It was the 21st season of the dance competition. The pair were eliminated in the seventh week and finished the competition in eighth place. After the competition, he signed a deal with Creative Artists Agency for media and publishing exposure. He enjoys a huge fan base of over 15 million followers and viewers on Facebook, Vine, Twitter, Instagram and YouTube.
Did You Know That:
- Hayes together with his brother Nash and Cameron Dallas established a T-shirt line through Aeropostale in 2014
- He spends four hours daily playing with his dog “Zan”
- He is an author. He wrote a book entitled Hollywood Days With Hayes
- His favourite meal is chicken
- Hayes in Q&A on YouTube said red and blue are his favourite colours but if he was to be a crayon he would prefer yellow since it stands out the most among other colours.
- Hayes loves shopping and has a huge collection of sneakers. His favourite brand is Ralph Lauren.
- He was always fighting with his brother Nash while they were younger. But Nash has become his role model
- Hayes has natural blue eyes
- He has a stepfather, Johnnie Floyd and a half-sister, Skylynn Floyd who appears in some of his videos
- His zodiac sign is Gemini as he was born on June 8