It is no longer news that social media platforms especially YouTube serves as a channel of creating wealth, gaining public recognition, and showcasing talents amongst others. The likes of Parker Coppins are social media personalities who have risen to stardom via the YouTube platform. He currently has an operational YouTube channel known as ParkerGames with thousands of subscribers and millions of viewers. Parker is also active on other platforms like Instagram and Twitter where he has numerous followers.
The creative social media personality is also a talented actor, who has been seen in several television shows and he has hosted a couple of TV programs. All of this attests to the fact that Parker Coppins is truly a multifaceted person. Keep reading to learn interesting facts and details about him.
Parker Coppins’ Bio
The sensational social media personality was born on the 12th of March, 1995 in North Carolina, United States. Parker was then raised in Harlingen, Texas, still in the United States.
He attended Calvary Christian School in South Texas and then proceeded to Harlingen High School (HHS). From his early years, Parker Coppins loved to play video games and soon his hobby became his profession. He rose to stardom via his YouTube channel named ParkerGames which he created on the 30th of March, 2011. Later on, the avid gamer opened his main game channel named MineplexOfficial on the 1st of December, 2013.
Prior to gaining recognition on YouTube, Parker has tried his hands in acting and has appeared on several short films where he played minor roles. In the film Flirting and Dating for Dummies in 2011, he depicted the role of the arrogant boyfriend and in the short film Born Bad he was cast as Kyle Duncan. He also had a cameo in the movie Penny Arcade. His breakthrough came in 2015 when he portrayed the character Paul Wilson in The Black Tape – a crime horror and mysterious movie.
The next year, he was seen in the popular television series, Adventure Room and was credited using his YouTube handle ParkerGames. In 2017, Parker Coppins was presented with the opportunity to host the Parker Plays Show which was aired on Disney XD. He also made an appearance on the 64th episode of Sugar Pine 7, a television series. Parker was recently cast in another TV project titled LifeStyle Classic where he appeared in the episode Trapped in the Closet.
Parker Coppins’ Family
Parker Coppins was born to parents – Mark and Darla Coppins who are believed to be American citizens like their son. His father, Mark Coppins, is a Pastor who preaches at First Christian Church and his mother, Darla Coppins, works at Salazar Insurance Company.
The internet sensation has two elder sisters named Kaitlin Coppins and Ashley Coppins with whom he spent his childhood days in the Southern part of Texas. His sister Ashley is currently married and has a beautiful daughter named Camdyn. Parker has revealed that he shares a close bond with his niece, Camdyn.
Parker Coppins sometimes shows off his family members on his social media accounts especially his mother and sisters. It is also known that even after moving to California in 2015, the social media personality still finds times to visit his parents when he can.
On the relationship frontline, the gamer is still with his longtime close friend named Shelby, who is also a YouTube star and goes by the nickname ‘Shubble’. The two lovebirds started dating in June 2017. Although there is no further information concerning their relationship, the pair seem very happy together and share loved up photos of themselves on their social media pages.
Other Facts About The YouTuber, Gamer & Actor
• Parker Coppins is believed to be a follower of the Christian faith.
• Given his successful careers – as a YouTube personality, actor, and gamer, it is safe to say that Parker earns a good amount and lives a comfortable life.
• He has beautiful grey eyes which light up whenever he smiles, and his dark brown hair color is a perfect match for his eyes.
• The YouTuber is best described as an averagely built young man who stands at a height of 5 feet 7 inches.