Miles McKenna, formally known as Amanda McKenna, has gained a lot of popularity for his gay rights activism. His given name at birth was Amanda because he was born with the female gender but presently, Miles has come out as a trans-non-binary person, garnering a lot of support, as well as hate from fans and the general public alike. He has a prominent presence on YouTube as MilesChronicles with more than 1.2 million subscribers; the channel was previously known as AmandasChronicles – probably when he was still confused about his gender.
Most of the vlog entries by the internet sensation were centered on his gender identity, as well as his sexuality. His comic videos were informed by his incredible sense of humor and he has succeeded in winning the hearts of many with his vulnerability, honesty and relentless courage to speak out in his own defense in a largely homophobic world.
When he finally came out publicly, proclaiming his transgender status, it sparked off a lot of mixed reactions from the public, even his parents had to throw him out in anger. The only positive aspect of his public proclamation was that it earned him a lot of fame as an icon for LGBTQ rights.
Apart from his career as an internet star, Miles Mckenna is also a notable actor. His vocation as an actor took-off on the set of Guilty Party – the mystery based series where he arrived as Alex. He was also part of Good Girls Get High – a 2018 comic-movie which featured him as Pizza Ken. His other productions include Grad Night and the 2nd season of Now We Are Talking. Apart from his YouTube channel that has garnered over 1.2 million subscribers; he operates an Instagram account with over 710k following, as well as a Twitter handle where he has amassed more than 250,000 following.
Miles Mckenna came into the world as Amanda Mckenna on the 2nd of November 1999. His place of birth is Denver, Colorado in the United States which makes him an American citizen. He spent his formative years in Los Angeles alongside his brother Alex Mckenna who is also an internet star with the name – Thatemokidalex.
Although the details of his academic qualifications are not known, he schooled in Los Angeles. During his days in school, a friend described him as “a boy in the body of a girl” which popped all kinds of questions into his confused head. By the time he clocked 14, Miles was already reading lots of books on transgender and soon, he came to understand his sexuality as non-binary. At first, it was not very clear to him so he opted to be referred to as they or maybe he. His 2017 post “So I’m transgender” heralded his coming out to the public.
His YouTube channel known as MilesChronicles was originally launched as AmandasChronicle in 2012 but he later adjusted the name to reflect his newly embraced male gender. MilesChronicles boasts of over 9.2 million views with the video titled “Dyeing my leg hair purple” gathering the highest views of 3.3 million. Another of his videos known as “Coming out to strangers” garnered over 1.6 million views.
Before fame, Miles Mckenna had a channel titled WishKid12 which he created at the young age of 12 in 2007. He embarks on his own tours interacting with his fans via a 20-30-minute show. He has already gone to many cities and is still continuing with the meet and greet to include other places he has not touched.
The only information available on his family is that he has a brother named Alex who is also an internet star but his relationship status is possibly single. Miles was an item with a co-internet star Amy Ordman, though a 2017 report said that they had already called it quits.
Miles Mckenna is making a fortune for himself since his coming to public awareness. From his career both on the internet and in the acting industry, he has racked up a net worth currently pegged at $450,000 by different sources but which is expected to appreciate as he advances in his craft.
Miles Mckenna stands at a height of 5 feet 5 inches and weighs 55kg to go with the height. He sports the kind of body type called ectomorph with general body statistics of 36-30-13, a breakdown of which is 36 for chest, 30 for waist and 13 for biceps. He wears a shoe size of 6 UK and has brown hair and blue eyes. Miles went under the knife to transform himself from a girl to a boy and has tattoos on his hand.