Orion Carloto is a popular Youtube celebrity and writer. She came into prominence for her personal YouTube channel as well as another, a comedy Youtube channel which she runs together with her good friend, Sam. Before too long, the channel has been able to garner huge followership.
More than that, she is also a budding entrepreneur who continues to ride on the waves of her popularity to promote her several brands and interest. She has since released her collection of poetry with some prose.
Orion Carloto Bio (Age)
It was as Orion Vanessa Carloto that the vlogger and writer was born in Atlanta Georgia on the 9th of September 1996. While growing up, she developed a keen interest in the theatre especially acting. She was also part of her school’s theatre group. Orion is a creative individual and has expressed her talents in different forms of art. She started a blog with the hope to profile and document her poetry before she even got published. Her major area of interests includes prose and poetry. After finishing school, she began to write for the magazine “Local Wolves”, contributing content. This helped her to develop and further harness her writing skills.
She describes herself as a lover of old literature and an admirer of art. Another unique feature of her YouTube channel is that she incorporates her writing into the videos. She also does some series on YouTube that is quite popular with her followers.
Orion Carloto has been featured in several videos of her co-YouTube stars. Her video with Jacob Whitesides, ‘Baby It’s Cold Outside’, has over one million views.
Orion started her YouTube channel on the 6th of July 2011 when she was only 15 years of age. She refers to her channel as her ‘visual diary’. She has close to 350 thousand subscribers and has garnered close to 12 million views since its inception.
The young and talented Orion has matured and diversified since she became a YouTube celebrity. While there has been some criticism about her poetry, Orion has concentrated on the positives around her especially in this age where attention is fleeting and mundane things are celebrated. Orion Carloto has shown that she has depth and substance which her followers appreciate, and of course her beauty.
In 2013, she began yet another YouTube channel which would come to be fairly popular together with Sam Fazz who has been one of her closest friends. The channel (Orion and Sam) has over 100 thousand subscribers already.
In September 2017, she shared a trailer about her new book on her channel. Pretty cool right? She gave insights into the book and what inspired her to write. The work, “Flux” is a poetry collection and prose.
The budding entrepreneur already has an online store where she sells different items. In addition to that, the writer draws inspiration from what she does to create a clothing line, “poetry”.
Girlfriend and Family of Orion Carloto
Orion Carloto came out as bisexual in a video titled “My Not So Secret, Secret” which she posted on her channel on the 28th of May 2017. Her purpose of going public is to help destroy the stigmatization around bisexual people. She confessed that it wasn’t easy for her to open up to her family. She came out as bisexual when she was 18 at least to her best friend. Her family didn’t know until two years after. She reiterates that the internet can be a nasty place and even though she shouldn’t, she cares about what people think of her.
Her current girlfriend is also a social media star – Brittenelle Fredericks. They made a video with the title “My First Relationship With A Woman” together. In the video, they discuss their relationship in depth.
Despite being active on social media, it almost comes as a surprise that nothing is known about Orion’s background and family. Asides her place of birth, information about her parents, siblings, and childhood remains a mystery.
Facts About The Youtube star
1. Asides being a writer, Orion Carloto is a book lover. She enjoys reading different kinds of books, poetry in particular.
2. Orion is a ‘stunner’. She is a perfect blend of beauty and brains. She is 5 feet 4 inches tall and has managed to keep her physique attractive.
3. She is a social media star and has a considerable number of followers across different platforms. She mostly posts her poetry and pictures and has been able to garner close to 600 thousand followers on Instagram and about 350 thousand on Twitter.