Dustin Tyler (born October 13, 1985) is a 38 year old American TikTok star, professional barber, singer, content creator, and social media influencer. The TikTok star is not Keanu Reeves’ son even though he has claimed to be related to the John Wick actor.
Dustin Tyler is mostly known for his great lip-sync TikTok videos, which are filled with jokes and sarcasm. His personality and other endeavors have gained massive fame. While he is well-known on the TikTok platform, he gained more fame after he claimed in one of his videos to be the son of the Canadian actor Keanu Reeves.
Dustin Tyler was Born in Mankato
Dustin Tyler was born in Mankato, Minnesota, the United States of America, on October 13, 1985. The 38 year-old TikTok star grew up in Medford, Oregon. He is an American citizen and is of a mixed race. It is not mentioned if the TikTok star has any direct siblings, half-siblings, or step-siblings.
During his childhood days, Dustin loved hitting the gym and skateboarding. There are no details of his early, primary, and high school educational background and location. He graduated from a reputable university though the name of the university and course that he studied have remained under wraps.
Dustin Tyler completed his barbing course at Phagans Grants Pass College of Beauty.
He is involved in Various Things
Dustin Tyler has managed to lay his hands on various careers. Here are all that he has been able to lay his hand on
The TikTok Star is a Licensed Barber
Having obtained a license from a beauty school, Dustin Tyler gained the knowledge of being a barber. Currently, he is a professional barber in the United States, though the exact location is not known.
Dustin is a Content Creator and TikTok Star
He is a content developer and social media influencer. The TikTok star rose to stardom for always creating and uploading lip-synch videos on TikTok. His official TikTok @omfgistdustintayler has over 1.8 million followers, which include top celebrities. He usually uploads content that is sarcastic and filled with humor, which has helped him in gaining the massive following that he has.
The TikTok star also expanded his portfolio to content creation. He is also active on Instagram and goes by the name @iamdustintyler on Instagram. Dustin Tyler shared his first Instagram post on April 9, 2007, and currently has over 105k followers on his handle.
He Has Some Music To His Name
Asides from his barbing and content creation endeavor, Dustin Tyler is also a music artist. When he launched his music career is not known, but currently, he has about five music credits to his name. Some of his musical credits are listed below:
- Don’t Start Now
- My Oasis
- Take Me Away
- Flip Flop
- You Are The Song My Heart Is Beating To
Dustin Tyler is a Media Face and Brand Influencer
Dustin Tyler also expanded his portfolio to brand influencing and appearing on the covers of some magazines. He is the brand influencer of some brands like Stay Cold Apparel, Sullen Clothing, Clocks and Colors, and many others. The TikTok star has also appeared as the face of many magazines. Some of the magazines include Medium, Star Tribune, Arianna Huffington’s Thrive Global, and others.
The TikTok Star’s Net Worth is Estimated at $5 Million
Dustin Tyler has been able to amass a good fortune of about $5 million through his endeavors. His massive following on TikTok has been able to accrue him much cash. The platform starts paying users when their following is up to 1500. It pays $100 for 10,000 followers for every live show.
It also pays 2 to 4 cents per 1000 views. Users also earn from the platform through sponsors. Dustin Tyler is seen to earn well from the platform, following his massive followers. As a professional barber, he also earns from his career.
Having gained fame as a TikTok star, he is a brand influencer for many brands as well as a media face. Though the amount that he is being paid as a brand influencer and media face is not known, he is sure to earn a reasonable sum.
Is Dustin Tyler Keanu Reeves’ Son?
Dustin Tyler is not Keanu Reeve’s son, nor is he related to the prolific actor. The rumor of the TikTok star being the son of the actor came up after he shared one of his TikTok videos claiming to be the actor’s son. The joke shot him to stardom and earned him both positive and negative remarks.
Keanu Reeve, who is well-known for his role in the movie John Wick, does not have any children. He, however, did not react to the claims.
This is not the first time Dustin has made outlandish claims. Previosuly, he claimed that he dated Arianna Grande and Taylor Swift. He further claimed that his split with Taylor Swift inspired her to sing the songs Bad Blood and We Are Never Ever Getting Back Together.
Who are Dustin Tyler’s Parents?
Dustin Tyler was born to American parents but grew up under the care of his mother and stepfather. He has been tight-lipped about information concerning his parents. According to sources, his parents were never married to each other, and his father left his mother when Dustin Tyler was a small child.
This made his mother move on and get married to his stepfather. It is believed that his biological father did the same as Dustin grew up under the care of his mother and stepfather.
The TikTok Star is in a Relationship
The TikTok star is currently in a relationship, though the name of his girlfriend has been withheld from the media. He always posts pictures of himself and his bae on his Instagram handle. The TikTok star’s girlfriend is reportedly a social media influencer just like her boyfriend.
He is a Father of One
Dustin Tyler became a father at the age of 24 to his son Carson. There are no details of whom he welcomed his son with. He is fond of his son and loves to spend time with him.
Dustin Tyler Has Many Body Tattoos
The TikTok star is known to love tattoos a lot and has his body adorned with unique tattoos. He has over 541 tattoos, which were inscribed in a roman numeral style font. He went back to his roots with his tattoos, and they were mainly from the Southern Oregon area code.