Social media has indeed made celebrities out of many young people. From the comfort of their homes, the worldwide reach of the internet offers means which ensures that their audience has no limit. Nash Grier is one of those who has tapped into the unlimited potentials of this 21st-century concept called social media to rise to stardom, albeit on his own turf.
Nash became an internet sensation as a teenager by sharing videos on the social media platform Vine. Ever since he joined Vine in 2013, he has amassed over 12 million Vine followers! From Vine, his followership spread to other social networks: from YouTube to Instagram to Twitter, he is all over! To boost his fame and acclaim, Nash has worked with other YouTube bigshots including Carter Reynolds, Jerome Jarre, Jack Gilinsky, and Robby Ayala.
He has his own “Nash Grier” app which got 6.3 million views within its first week. He has several mobile apps and social media apps to his name including Cash Dash, Mobli and Challenged. His second Vine account “Nash Grier 2” has more than 2 million followers.
Nash Grier’s Bio, Age
Hamilton Nash Grier was born on December 28, 1997, in Greensboro, North Carolina to Elizabeth Floyd and Chad Grier. He started creating and putting up hilarious videos just for fun and to entertain his friends and classmates. Over the years, this pastime turned into a passion and eventually earned the youngster a career as a social media personality.
Shortly after his meteoric rise to internet fame, Nash joined the tour group Magcon Boys (Meet and Greet Convention) which gave fans the opportunity to meet and interact with their favourite internet celebs. The convention toured major U.S. cities. Nash, however, quit the group because he felt his prospects could be limited by it.
Unable to complete his high school education earlier on, Nash started online schooling in 2014. Apart from his social media career, Nash has his hands full with the “UnitedXXVI” clothing line which he designs alongside his brother Hayes and friend Cameron Dallas. He also sells merchandise on his personal website.
Nash made his acting debut in the movie The Outfield which topped the iTunes Drama chart in 15 countries within 2 days of its release. He also directed the video for the song I Look Good On You for artist Bera. The video was released on Grier’s YouTube channel. He is indeed multitalented. Nash Grier currently lives in Beverly Hills.
With a budding career as an internet personality, a clothing line and the sale of merchandise on his website, Nash has really got his plate full. All these, as well as several endorsement deals with major brands, brings Nash Grier’s net worth to an estimated $3,000,000! It was also confirmed from Grier’s managing team that major brands pay as much as $25,000–$100,000 to feature their products in his videos.
Nash Grier is 6ft tall and he weighs 175 lbs. His chest circumference is 38 inches. His biceps are 14 inches while his waist size is 31 inches.
He has light brown hair and a pair of gorgeous blue eyes.
Nash Grier’s Girlfriend
He began dating fellow social media personality Taylor Giavasis in 2015. The two met at the 2015 Paris Fashion Week. According to Nash, Taylor is his best friend and has made him a much better person. Before Taylor, he dated Lauren Giraldo and Anastasia Karanikolaou who also happen to be internet personalities.
Nash is the second child out of four. His parents are divorced. Nash’s mum Elizabeth Floyd remarried after her divorce from his father. His dad Chad Grier is now one of his managers.
His younger brother Hayes is also an internet sensation. A few appearances on Nash’s videos made his half-sister Skylynn quite famous on the internet. His elder brother Will served as a quarterback at the University of Florida and West Virginia University.
Quick Facts On Nash Grier
- Nash Grier never got any training in professional video editing, he was self-taught. The high-quality videos he puts up on Vine and YouTube are clips filmed and edited by the youngster himself.
- He sometimes uses the hashtag “Notaracist”
- Nash was named among the 30 most influential people on the internet in 2015 and 2016 by TIME magazine.
- He has been featured on HuffPost as “The Most Popular Kid in the World”
- Nash Grier is deeply religious and he even has a bible app on his phone.
- He owes his perfect smile to many years of wearing braces. It was definitely worth it