Steven Lim can be described as an individual who deploys his array of talents for the entertainment of a wider audience. He is a YouTube personality, a TV producer, a presenter, and an actor. He is popular for his comedic sketches and vlogs which he shares with his over 230,000 YouTube subscribers. Lim’s fame goes beyond YouTube as he has also garnered massive followership on other social media platforms. The multitalented star is also known for his work with the internet media company BuzzFeed, Inc. He joined the company in 2015 and is best known for creating and co-starring in the hit show, Worth It.
Age and Background Details
Steven Lim was born on November 12, 1990. He was born in Ohio, United States but his parents are originally from Malaysia. According to Lim, his mother is from the city of Malacca while his father is from a town called Port Dickson (PD). He equally has Chinese roots.
Lim had his college education at the Ohio State University and he graduated in 2012 with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Engineering. He remained in Ohio after graduation and worked as an engineer for the multinational company Procter & Gamble. He served in that role for about one year but eventually, he dabbled into showbiz after relocating to Los Angeles in 2013.
Lim originally began his showbiz career as a YouTuber but he caught the attention of major media companies after several of his videos went viral on the internet. Since joining BuzzFeed in 2015, he has come to be known for his work on the web series Worth It. The show has been a hit since it premiered in 2016 and Lim doubles as the producer and co-host. The show basically features Lim and his co-presenter Andrew Ilnyckyj as they visit different food outlets around to world to try different foods at drastically varying price points.
Steven Lim also contributed to the launching of a spin-off series, Worth It: Lifestyle in January 2017. Unlike the original show which is centered only on different kinds of food, this spin-off version features the co-hosts trying out different experiences and lifestyle items.
What Is His Net Worth?
Steven Lim’s eponymous YouTube channel was created back in 2008 but it remained relatively dormant until January 2013 when he decided to make a full-time career out of it. In addition to this, Lim joined the digital media company BuzzFeed, Inc. as a junior video producer in April 2015 and he served in this capacity until May 2017 when he was promoted to an executive producer.
It is quite obvious that this multitalented star has his hands full and that his career is going pretty well. One can also safely assume that Lim has earned a great amount of income through these numerous lucrative ventures. However, his exact net worth is still under review and is yet to be ascertained.
Is Steven Lim Engaged To His Girlfriend?
Back in 2016, Steven Lim introduced his audience to his girlfriend Ying Lin. According to him, they met through a mutual friend in his home state of Ohio. He also made a vlog in which he described the highs and lows of their long-distance relationship.
It is unclear if Steven Lim and his girlfriend have taken their romance to the next level by getting engaged. The YouTube star has not made any of such pronouncements and there is no other evidence to support this. There were rumors in 2018 that the duo may have actually parted ways but these were also not confirmed.
Is He Gay?
If his dating history is anything to go by, it would be best to believe that Steven Lim is not gay. The only romantic involvement which he has made public was with a person of the opposite gender and thus it is safe to assume that he is straight.
Height and Other Body Stats
Steven Lim is 5 feet 10 inches (178 cm) in height. The TV host has managed to keep his body weight in check despite the fact that his job on Worth It has him eating various kinds of delicacies from restaurants across the globe. Though his natural hair is black in color, Lim sports a short blonde hair which has become one of his most trademark physical features.