Known for his comic and gaming videos, Jacksepticeye is a famous Youtuber who runs his own channel with the same name. Actually, Sean William McLoughlin is the real name of Jacksepticeye but rose to fame with the name of his YouTube channel and hence decided to keep Jack as his stage name. His Youtube channel has a huge fan following with more than 19 million subscribers. The reason behind a large number of subscribers is the variety that Jack’s YouTube channel provides in terms of the content. Jack uploads comic videos, tricky videos, gaming videos and alsp vlogs.
Jacksepticeye’s net worth as estimated in May 2020 is more than 10 million dollars.
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Jacksepticeye’s real name is Sean William McLoughlin. Born in County Offaly, Ireland on 17th February 1990, Jack is the youngest child of his parents and has 4 elder siblings, 2 elder sisters and 2 elder brothers. Since childhood, Seam was very clear that studies don’t interest him much and he was more inclined towards gaming. His casual approach towards education made him drop out of his college but then he went on to earn a degree in Hotel Management under family pressure. Currently Jack resides in Brighton, England along with hsi live-in girlfriend, Signe. Signe is also a Youtuber who hails from Denmark and her channel goes by the name Wiishu. Jack openly announced his relationship on Tumblr and since then they both have featured together in many videos. The couple are into a live-in relationship since the last 3 years and their relationship is still going strong.
Also, Jack is very much interested in drumming and was a part of the band “Raised to the Ground” as a drummer for quite some time prior to his YouTube channel success.
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Jack started his YouTube channel back in 2012. Initially he used to upload only gaming videos. As a new channel, Jack faced the initial struggle to earn followers and subscribers. His difficulty was to market his channel. His views and followers shooted up when one of his friends and also a Youtuber, PewDiePie mentioned Jack’s name and his channel in his video. After 2 years of struggle, Jack tasted success when his videos were watched by masses. His channel earned 800,000 subscribers and 57 million views in July 2014. In the next 8 months, his subscribers rose to 3.2 million with more than a billion views on his videos.
Jack’s rising popularity made him a star and he was approached by Disney XD to be a part of their TV programming block in 2017. The program named Polaris: Player Select helped Jack become a household name. The success of Polaris made Disney’s Digital Network offer a deal to Jack for making some exclusive content and videos on Twitch. Jack reached the pinnacles of success, when he was announced as a playable character in the game The Escapists 2. This was a big achievement of him as no gamer had got that opportunity prior to him.
In 2018, he uploaded a video in which he was playing with Ryan Reynolds. It was for the promotion of the second installment of the famous movie Deadpool.
Recently, he announced that his channel is the 37th most Subscribed YouTube channel with more than 9 billion views and 19 million subscribers. This is a milestone for a gamer and his YouTube Channel.
Jack once uploaded a video to explain the idea behind this unusual name of his YouTube channel. So he explained the story behind Jacksepticeye. The first part of the name, Jack is his nickname which was fondly used by her mother and the second part, septiceye came to his mind when he suffered from a septic in his eye after being injured while playing football. The merger of these words became Jacksepticeye and he decided to choose this as his stage name.
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Jack runs his own Youtube channel and that has helped him to earn more than 80% of his net worth till date. Jack earns approximately $300,000 from his Youtube channel via subscriptions and advertisements. Also, looking at his major fan following and viral content, many brands have roped him as the brand ambassador and hence Jack earns a hefty amount from these endorsements also. His net worth as on date is estimated around $ 10 million.
Apart from being a famous Youtuber and comic star, Jack holds a special place in the hearts of his fans and the reason behind is his charity and humanitarian work. Most of the money he makes through hsi videos go into the charity. In 2018, from January to June, Jack raised approximately $600,0000 through his comic videos and it all was for a charitable cause. Also, he is an active member of the group named Revelmode which consists of famous Youtubers who raised $1.3 million back in 2016. Youtubers like Emma Blackery, PJ Liguori, Markiplier and PewDiePie are also part of Revelmode. That is the reason Jack enjoys a huge fan following, that is quite unbelievable for a YouTuber.