Although born in China where she spent a bit of her childhood, Wengie is currently one of the hottest internet stars in Australia. Her self-titled YouTube channel has never failed to dish out helpful tips to fashionistas who troop in to get the latest in the fashion world from one of the best in the field. She also offers other tips relating to diet, fitness and beauty, to help with usual daily challenges that everyone has to go through every now and then.
Her channel which was rated 6th most followed in the country has raked in millions of fans, among several other accomplishments. She has also extended her talent to two other YouTube channels and social media platforms which are equally doing quite well.
Wengie’s Biography, Age
The Australian-Chinese YouTuber was born in Guangzhou, China, on the 9th of January 1986. Her real name is Wendy Ayche with Wen-Jie being her Chinese given name. Her family must have immigrated to Australia when she was just a child and she grew up there. She can be extravagant when it’s time for shopping, as long as some designers shoes and bags are involved – this became the inspiration behind the contents she puts up on her internet platforms.
Before fame, Wengie was like any ordinary adult with a regular job that pays well. She used to be a corporate worker, juggling a 9-5 working period but along the line, she decided to venture into the goldmine that is the internet. Subsequently, on September 9, in 2010, she bid the corporate world goodbye and launched her YouTube channel (Wengie). She had been blogging before this time but did it for the fun of it, not for the financial benefits. Within a short time, her channel became a sensation on the video-sharing platform due to her special way of connecting with her audiences.
When she left her office work to focus on making videos for her YouTube channel, Wengie wasn’t sure of attaining the level of success she now enjoys on the platform. Following her massive popularity, she has gone ahead to launch two more channels – Wengieofficial and LifeOfWengie which have also recorded remarkable success.
According to rumours, Wengie had a few things done on her face but the YouTuber has never been open about this aspect of her life. The claims are, however, based on the fact that she now looks different with enhanced features, unlike her initial appearance. her nose, jaw and eyes have clearly taken a new look.
Wengie has a good height of 5 feet 5 inches and maintains a commensurate weight listed as 55 kg. She has one visible tattoo on her wrist that depicts a heart. Her eye colour is not known but her hair comes in different shades, ranging from blonde to purple, green, pink and a lot more.
Other Facts About Wengie
- Musical exploits
Wengie has also attained musical success. Baby Believe Me is her debut song which she dropped on July 13, 2017, in China. The single went to number 11 on the Chinese music charts, later peaking at the 6th spot. Her next song was released on November 25, 2017, on YouTube. Titled Oh I Do, the song soon garnered more than 9 million views on the platform. On July 10, 2018, Wengie dropped another single titled Cake. Released on one of her YouTube channels, the song garnered millions of views as well.
- Her acting credits
The Australian-Chinese beauty has also ventured into voice acting. She gave her voice to the character of Blisstina “Bliss” Utonium in the 2016 TV series of Australian and New Zealand versions of the TV movie The Powerpuff Girls: Power of Four.
- Social media presence
The YouTuber is popular on all the popular internet platforms where she connects with millions of fans across the globe. On Facebook, more than 259,900 people follow her page. She also boasts of 154k followers on Twitter and more than 1.8 million fans on her Instagram account. Her main YouTube channel has over 13.7 million subscribers and an accumulated viewership of 1,447,256,459 views and counting. Her other channels – Wengie Music and Wengie Lifestyle has over 827,754 subscribers with over 57,327,740 views, as well as more than 1.9 million subscribers with over 53,703,576 views respectively.
- Relationship status
Wengie is off the dating market. She is married to a fellow YouTuber known as Max. They got engaged in 2015 and by July 2016, they exchanged marital vows. The talented duo has collaborated on different occasions and has made appearances on each other’s channels. They did a cover of Zayn‘s hit single “Pillowtalk” which went to WengieVlogs channel in 2016.