While there are so many social media stars coming up on a daily basis, there are also varieties of things that each does which makes them unique. For Matt King, it was his smart selfies and funny pictures that brought him into the limelight. The American social media star has become one of the trending names on Instagram following his creative selfies and short comedic videos. Within a short span of his career, the Instagrammer has amassed over one million followers on the platform. In addition to that, he is also popular on other platforms such as Vine, Twitter, and YouTube. Join us as we take you through his bio and other interesting facts.
Matt King – Bio (Age)
Born in Texas City in the United States, Matt King first came into this world on the 9th day of July 1992. He was born into an American family and is of Caucasian descent. There is a dearth of information regarding his early childhood and family background because the social media star has been tight-lipped about it.
While he was growing up, he spent his early years in Texas where he completed his basic education. Although the name of the high school he attended is not known, we already know he enrolled at the University of Texas where he bagged a bachelor’s degree a few years later. During his college days, Matt, who is very gifted in public speaking was a member of the school’s speech and debate team. Notably, in 2010, he won the NIETOC National Championship in Original Oratory.
Soon after his graduation, Matt King was introduced to Vine in 2013. On the social media platform, he started uploading short comedic videos and to his utmost surprise, his popularity began to increase in no time. Sequel to that, he went on to create accounts on Instagram and Twitter where he started sharing his simple and funny selfies to the admiration of his fans.
While his social media career soared, Matt witnessed massive followership on both his Twitter and Instagram handles. So far, he has been able to amass a huge fan base with over one million followers on Instagram and over 350 thousand followers on Twitter. His vine account is also not left out, Matt King has garnered millions of fans on the platform and his top video has witnessed over 54 million loops. Interestingly, he has collaborated with other vine stars such as Chris Melberger and Carly Incontro, among others. He is also a member of the Vine group called Vlog Squad.
He also has a YouTube account which is not very active but on which he has been able to garner over 180 thousand loyal subscribers. He created the channel in August 2013 and his videos have witnessed over 700k views.
Girlfriend and Family Life of The Instagram Star
As earlier stated, the Instagrammer was born into a middle-class American family. He is one of the two children born to his parents whose identities have not been disclosed to the media. He grew up along with his younger brother named Kevin King. The two are very fond of each other and he has featured his brother on some of his posts. Amazingly, the bond between them simply shows Matt King comes from a happy and caring family.
Regarding his personal life, Matt King has had his own fair of romantic relationships. He was previously dating a lady named Destry Allyn Spielberg. Destry is famous for being the daughter of the renowned filmmaker, Steven Spielberg and his wife, Kate Capshaw.
The lovebirds had a short-lived relationship in 2017. However, the details of their relationship including when and how they met and what led to their breakup have been a mystery. Apparently, Matt is currently single and not in any relationship at the moment. He has his eyes on reaching the climax of his social media career.
The YouTube star has a masculine bodybuild complemented with a flexible body. He stands tall at a height of 6 feet 2 inches with a commensurate body weight of 75 kg (165 lbs). The details of his other body features including his chest, waist, and biceps are currently not known. In addition to his blonde hair, Matt King also has a pair of blue eyes.
Other Facts about the Instagram Star
1. Matt King has been enjoying a burgeoning social media career. He is currently living a lavish lifestyle with a net worth of $2.35 million. Considering his current pace, his net worth will certainly increase in time to come.
2. The social media star wears a shoe of size 11 (US)
3. In his free time, Matt King enjoys vacationing at exotic locations including Switzerland. His favorite hobby is fishing while he enjoys continental cuisines.