Though YouTube channels created by common users have much better success rate; there are few actors, comedians and tech artists who have a massive cult following in Hollywood. This list is all about knowing whether your favorite actor or comedian have a YouTube channel or not.
From Oscar-winning actors, Matthew McCaughey’s 4 rare vlog post on his semi-dead YouTube channel to Russell Brand vlogging daily about life and spirituality, here are the celebrities with YouTube channel.
Note: Vevo music affiliated YouTube channels are not added as they are private entity as a whole
YT Celeb – Justin Bieber
YT Viewership – 560,010,818
Subscribers – 3,097,301
Is known for – Sold an estimated 100 million records, 22 MTV EMA, 12 AMA, 1 Grammy
Justin Bieber was the first overnight internet sensation that made to the mainstream audience and sells more than 100 million records. He was spotted by Scooter Braun, who clicked on one of Bieber’s 2007 videos on his YouTube channel “kidrauhl” by accident. His YouTube channel is about – Vlogs, charity videos, and other things that cannot be uploaded on VEVO channels
TRIVIA – Justin’s father Jeremy Bieber used to call himself as “Lordrauhl” – which is the main character in “Sword of Truth” fantasy books. This is the origin of his channel name.
YT Celeb – Adam Savage
Viewership – 419,289,718
Subscribers – 2,316,701
Is known for – Host of MythBusters, Model maker on the films like Galaxy Quest, Bicentennial Man, Star Wars: Episode II – Attack of the Clones and The Matrix Reloaded.
For a kid who loves sci-fi movies, and DIY science stuff; this channel is the holy cave. Adam Savage has multiple hobbies and is passionate about restoring his vintage four-wheel drive vehicle and researching and accruing new pieces for his movie prop collection.
His YouTube channel is about Meta workshops, podcasts, and how to build complex space suits, bat mobile, mold & Cast a lightsaber, robot spider, BB-8 droid, Terminator T-800 endoskeleton and much more.
YT Celeb – Rainn Wilson
Viewership – 261,269,023
Is known for – The Office, Monsters vs. Aliens, Juno, Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen
The YouTube channel have some unscripted, docu-style shorts to hosted talk shows to narrative films like Kid President, My Last Days, Metaphysical Milkshake, 0-100, Science of Happiness and Top of the Monday.
YT Celeb – Austin Mahone
Viewership – 237,115,416
Subscribers – 1,540,847
Is known for – His song “What About Love” won MTV’s Artists to Watch at MTV Video Music Awards. Opened acts for Taylor Swift live.
Austin Mahone is an American singer and songwriter currently signed to Young Money Entertainment, and Cash Money Records. Apart from his VEVO YouTube channel, he got his personal channel where he uploads audio versions of his songs, glimpse of backstage from his live shows, and mixtape samples.
Russell Brand Threw World Order
YT Celeb – Russell Brand
Viewership – 126,612,537
Is known for – Stand-up comedian, Ex-husband of Katy Perry, Forgetting Sarah Marshall, Despicable Me, and The Tempest.
One of the most active Hollywood celebrity on YouTube, Russell’s channel deals with political and cultural issues, including wealth inequality, addiction, corporate capitalism, climate change, and media bias.
YT Celeb – Karlie Kloss
Viewership – 19,860,758
Subscribers – 540,218
Is known for – Victoria’s Secret Angel, New face of Swarovski, Supermodel
At the beginning, Casey Neistat assisted her with the YouTube channel which went on to generate more than 19 + million viewership. Her Channel “Klossy” is all about weekly vlogs, cooking and Q&A videos. Apart from modeling for Jean Paul Gaultier, Nike, Donna Karan among others, she is an avid coder and portrayed the role of “Knockout” in the music video for Swift’s song “Bad Blood.”
YT Celeb – Darren Criss
Viewership – 208,196,406
Subscribers – 426,813
Is known for – Glee, Archer, appeared on the magazine covers of Billboard, Entertainment Weekly and was named one of People’s Sexiest Men Alive (2011).
Darren Criss started his own Chicago-based musical theater company with his friends and is known for the musical A Very Potter Musical, a parody of the Harry Potter series. Since then, he has starred in more than 11 musical theater productions.
YT Celeb – Doug Benson
Viewership – 40,411,550
Subscribers – 405,123
Is known for – Trailer Park Boys, Friends, How I Met Your Mother, Curb Your Enthusiasm
He currently hosts the popular Doug Loves Movies podcast along with his weekly marijuana video podcast show Getting Doug with High on his YouTube channel.
YT Celeb – Felicia Day
Viewership – 8,092,012
Is known for – The Guild, Buffy the Vampire Slayer, Eureka, Supernatural
Felicia Day is an American actress, comedian, writer, and web series creator. Her YouTube channel is all about random videos about Video Games, travel videos, Dragon Age Web Series and a weekly show called The Flog.
YT Celeb – Sarah Silverman
Viewership – 11,261,654
Subscribers – 178,503
Is known for – Saturday Night Live, two Primetime Emmy Awards, Take this Waltz, School of Rock, Bad Santa, Futurama: Bender’s Big Score, Wreck-It Ralph.
With the collaboration of JASH (a production venture), she was among the likes of Michal Cera, Reggie watts; but the available content dates a couple of years back. Although this YouTube channel did not have any activity since last 2 years, the U. S presidential elections made her come out and ask her fans to support Bernie Sanders.
Amy Poehler’s Smart Girls
YT Celeb – Amy Poehler
Viewership – 9,284,577
Subscribers – 136,836
Is known for – Saturday Night Live, Monsters vs. Aliens, Inside Out, Parks and Recreation, arrested Development, Upright Citizens Brigade, Peabody Award, Primetime Emmy Award, Golden Globe Award.
Amy Poehler’s Smart Girls organization is dedicated to helping young people cultivate their authentic selves. Every “Smart Girls” YouTube video ends in a dance party, showing you can be informed and still have fun doing it.