Is PewDiePie married or dating? Regarding his marital status, PewDiePie is a married man. His wife’s name is Marzia Bisognin (born on 21 October 1992) who is known for an Italian Internet personality, woman entrepreneur as well as a fashion designer. The couple dated for a long time and finally celebrated their wedding on 19 August 2019.
The couple came to know each other through a friend of Bisognin’s named Daizo in 2011 which made them get connected online. PewDiePie was so excited that he flew to Italy to see her. Their long-distance relationship made them suffer but eventually, they settled in Brighton and Hove. In July 2013, they moved to the United Kingdom for better Internet connectivity.
The couple has not welcomed any children yet from their long relationship. However, they are accompanied by two pugs named Maya and Edgar. Scroll down to explore more interesting personal facts and biography of PewDiePie:
Who is PewDiePie?
Born as Felix Arvid Ulf Kjellberg (real name), he landed the planet on 24 October 1989, which makes his age be 30 years old as of 2019. By profession, he is a Swedish YouTube personality best known for being a gamer–commentator. He mainly uploads video regarding Let’s Play videos.
He turned as one of the most subscribed users on YouTube on 15 August 2013. His channel was the most-watched channel from December 2014 to February 2017. He is the person who has amassed more than 101 million subscribers alongside 23 billion total views. His channel is the most subscribed channel to be operated by a single individual.
Kjellberg is also noted for raising money for various charities and often motivates his viewers to donate for various good causes. The biggest achievement in his life came when he was named “The World’s 100 Most Influential People” in 2016.
Early Life and Education
Kjellberg was born in 1989 and his place of birth is in Gothenburg, Sweden. Talking about his education and academic achievements, he was born to the parents named Lotta Kristine Johanna (mother) and Ulf Christian Kjellberg (father). His father and mother were born in 1957 and 1958 years respectively.
He spent his childhood days with his elder sister named Fanny. His father works as a corporate executive whereas his mother is known for being the 2010 CIO of the Year in Sweden. He developed an interest in artistic work including the drawing of popular video game characters.
He used to go internet cafe with friends to play video games by skipping his high school classes. For his higher education, he was enrolled at the Chalmers University of Technology majoring in industrial economics and technology management. He was interested in starting his YouTube career in a professional manner.
He also had a passion for Adobe Photoshop and also went for Photoshop contests from where he was close to receiving an apprenticeship at Scandivanian advertising agency. In order to acquire a computer for his YouTube work, he sold limited edition prints of his Photoshopped images.
Career and Professional Life
His YouTube channel was firstly created with the name “Pewdie” in 2006. The name was formed using two words “Pew” and “Die” meaning the sound of lasers and death respectively. However, he lost his access to this account by forgetting his password. On 29 April 2010, he created a new YouTube channel named “PewDiePie.” He was not supported by his parents when he decided to get drop out of college.
Kjellberg has now become the most subscribed individual user on the YouTube platform. His videos are mainly focused on the Let’s Play umbrella and were in the limelight for his commentary on horror games. He continued sharing his gaming moments and his incredible commentaries made him popular. He was said to be performing a “Brofist” on his videos reported by ESPN.
In his videos, he often addresses his audience as “bros”. He frequently used the term “Squad Fam” as well as “9-year-olds” in his YouTube videos. After that, he uploaded music videos which also include a collaboration with The Gregory Brothers, Party in Backyard and Roomie.
In the early days of his career, he has no editor, friends and he refused to hire outside assistance. In 2015, he revealed that he would now seek an editor while talking to Rhett and Link on their Ear Biscuits podcast. In May 2017, he expressed looking for a U.K.-based production assistant. He started his own office with a number of employees assisting him.
The PewDiePie channel amassed 5 million subscribers on 18 February 2013 and later became covered by The New York Times. He was able to receive the “Swedish Social Star” award at Starcount Social Stars Awards in Singapore. He also turned as the receiver of “Most Popular Social Show”. On July 2013, he reached 10 million subscribers on his channel.
Kjellberg made a big achievement by receiving a certificate from Guinness World Records making him the most subscribed YouTuber. His channel set a record of being first to reach 15 million subscribers on YouTube on 1 November 2013.
PewDiePie whose real name is Felix Arvid Ulf Kjellberg is married to fashion designer Marzia Bisognin. PewDiePie is three years elder to his wife. They tied their knot on 19 August 2019. They have two adopted pugs named Maya and Edgar. There are no past relationship records of Kjellberg and possibly his spouse is his first love. He also enjoys making his appearance in various films. Regarding the YouTuber’s religion, he is said to be an agnostic atheist.
PewDiePie has a height of 5 feet and 10¾ inch or 180 cm. However, some online source has mentioned his height to be 5 feet and 9 inches. He weighs about 75 kilograms of 165 lbs making him perfectly balanced as per his height. His prominent nose and high forehead are his distinctive features.
Salary and Net worth
PewDiePie has an estimated net worth of 30 million USD. He has signed an endorsement deal alongside Felix with Legendary Pictures for the promotional campaign. He created a fan-fiction for the marketing campaign for Mountain Dew after making a deal in 2015.
He was mentioned in the top list of the richest YouTube stars in Forbes’ October 2015 list as he was reported to have earned 12 million USD that year. He was named highest-earning YouTuber by Forbes in December 2016 as his annual income reached 25 million USD. His earnings are also contributed by the sales of his book titled This Book Loves You.
In 2017, his annual earnings dropped to 12 million USD as per Forbes making him the sixth-highest earning YouTuber of the year. He has been working with several brands including energy drink company G Fuel receiving an impressive amount of salary and other financial returns.
Wiki and Facts
The biography of YouTuber PewDiePie is preparing by various wiki sites including Wikipedia. His Instagram account is available @pewdiepie where he has garnered over 20 million followers. His Twitter account is available @pewdiepie where he has amassed more than 19 million followers. The YouTuber’s Facebook page is available @PewDiePie.