Veronica Merrell is popular as one of the twins that make up the internet sensation duo known as the Merrell Twins. Together with her sister, she has been able to establish herself in the entertainment industry and this is evident from her appearance in series like Jane the Virgin, Fake It and The Standoff to name a few.
Moreso, the YouTube star uses her channel to showcase her skills as a singer and although she is yet to take her music career to another level, she has a number of fans that appreciate her talent. The YouTube channel which she co-owns with her sister has a subscriber base that has crossed the 1-million milestone and is on its way to hitting 5 million. Learn more about her bio and facts about her adorable twin- Vanessa Merrell in this piece.
Veronica Merrell’s Bio
Veronica Merrell originally hails from the United States of America where she was born on the 6th of August, 1996. She is also known to have a twin sister named Vanessa Merrell and their parents have been identified as Paul Merrel and Wendy Merrell. Her mother worked in a school as a secretary while her father produced videos, a skill which obviously influenced the lives of the twins who are currently internet personalities.
The YouTube star had her early education in Kansas City, Missouri before proceeding to college where she majored in Screenwriting. Veronica has always had an interest in making videos since she was very young, and this was what prompted her launch into YouTube in 2009 when she uploaded the video What It’s Like to Be a Twin. However, she abandoned the channel for about 2 years but later returned to it and started flooding it with videos she makes with her sister.
As she gradually attained fame, Veronica Merrell decided to relocate to Los Angeles, California with her sister in pursuit of better opportunities. She made several videos for their joint YouTube channel known as Merrell Twins. Furthermore, she landed cameos in sitcoms like Faking It, The Standoff, Hyperlinked, and Jane the Virgin alongside her twin. Veronica was also seen in the 2016 movie The Standoff and she is currently on set of the comedy film, Limited Partners which will be released in 2020.
Twin Sister – Vanessa Jo Merrell
As mentioned earlier, Veronica Merrell has a twin sister known as Vanessa Merrell with whom she grew up. The pair have been partners in building their entertainment careers since they were toddlers.
Like her sister, Vanessa also exhibited a penchant for entertainment right from their childhood days. The pair loved to perform during their days in high school and when it was time for them for her to further her education, she chose to major in TV Production. It is interesting to note that Veronica’s twin is a gifted vocalist skilled at playing the piano as well as several other musical instruments.
Veronica and Vanessa are proud recipients the 2016 Shorty Awards for Best YouNower of the Year and the Streamy Awards under the category of Best Live Show in the same year. They also took home the Streamy Awards for Best Lifestyle in 2018 as well as a nomination from Teen Choice Awards under the category of Choice Youtuber.
Other Facts About Veronica Merrell
Veronica was delivered via normal virginal birth but her twin came 45 minutes later via a C-section.
She was an item with the popular YouTuber Dominic DeAngelis who currently has more than a million subscribers on his YouTube channel.
Together with her twin, Veronica Merrell has a net worth pegged at $3 million.
It is known that her father plays a pivotal role in the Merrell twins’ career as he assists them to produce their videos.
Veronica’s joint YouTube account with her twin has about 4 million subscribers and over 700 million views as of 2019.
Her ethnicity is a mixture of Irish, Spanish, Mexican, German and Portuguese.