Jake Joseph Paul was born on January 17, 1997 and is a social media star and professional boxer in the United States. Before portraying Dirk Mann on the Disney Channel sitcom Bizaardvark for two seasons, he rose to stardom on Vine. Paul’s actions has resulted in numerous difficulties throughout his career, including charges of criminal trespass and unlawful assembly.
Paul’s boxing career began in August 2018 when he knocked out British YouTuber Deji Olatunji in the fifth round of an amateur bout. In his professional debut in January 2020, Paul knocked out YouTuber AnEsonGib via TKO in the opening round.
Paul defeated retired basketball player Nate Robinson in the second round by knockout, retired mixed martial artist Ben Askren in the first round by technical knockout, and former UFC champion Tyron Woodley twice by submission and knockout in the sixth round.
Early Years of Life
Jake Joseph Paul was born in Westlake, Ohio on January 17, 1997 to Pamela Stepnick and Gregory Paul. His brother, Logan, is also a renowned YouTube personality. Jake began to upload videos on the defunct video platform Vine. When Vine shut down, he had roughly five and a half million followers and two billion views.
Jake’s video career began in September 2013. In January 2017, after Vine ceased operations, Disney hired Jake for the comedy series “Bizaardvark.” On the show, his catchphrase was “Everyday Bro!”. “Everyday” refers to something that is usual, ordinary, or routine; for instance, “these are my ordinary, run-of-the-mill socks.” I’m very certain Jake intends to say “Every Day, Bro!” (which would signify something that occurs every day).
Jake was fired from “Bizaardvark” during the second season’s production in July 2017. By that time, Paul had sparked a number of concerns, including complaints from his neighbours about crazy parties, pranks, and fire hazards, as well as the large throngs of teenage followers who gathered outside his rented home after he disclosed his address on social media.
Paul acknowledged in an interview with The Hollywood Reporter that he was sacked from the Disney Channel show because of the commotion around his parties and the local television coverage of it.
In January 2017, Jake Paul debuted Team 10, Team 10 is a platform for digital influencer marketing and creative agency that develops and promotes entertainment for adolescents. In May of the same year, he released the song and music video “Everyday Bro.” In one month, the video received more than 70 million views.
Paul published a video early in January 2018 titled “I Lost My Virginity.” The video’s thumbnail depicted Paul and his then-girlfriend Erika Costell in a semi-naked position. As a result, YouTube age-restricted the video. Paul altered the thumbnail to a shot of the couple wearing clothing.
Paul debuted as a professional boxer in Miami on January 20, 2020. He competed with fellow YouTuber Gib. Jake won the fight via TKO at 2:18 of the first round.
How Much Is Jake Paul’s Net Worth?
Jake Paul is a social media star, actor, fighter, and comedian from the United States. According to celebritynetworth, Jake Paul’s worth is $30 million. Jake is consistently one of the highest-paid YouTube personalities in the world, earning between $20 million and $40 million year.
When the music video for his 2017 single “It’s Everyday Bro” went viral on YouTube, he received widespread media recognition. He is the younger sibling of YouTube celebrity Logan Paul.
Salary Highlights, Is He the Highest Paid Youtuber?
Jake earned an estimated $11.5 million in 2016. He made $11 million in 2017. Jake earned a staggering $21.5 million in 2018. This was sufficient to make him the second-highest paid YouTube star in the world.
On July 18, 2017, Paul’s Los Angeles neighbours gathered with city council and law enforcement officials in order to file a public nuisance action against the YouTube celebrity. Paul made public the address of his rented Beverly Grove area home, and enormous crowds of supporters gathered outside. Paul’s landlords finally filed a lawsuit against him for $2.5 million.
Paul started dating model Erika Costello in 2018. They separated in November of 2018. In the same year, he dated Chloe Bennet, an actress from “Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.” Paul dated Tana Mongeau, a social media celebrity, from April 2019 to January 2020. In July, the couple were engaged and married in a highly publicised wedding. The wedding was nothing more than a media spectacle.
In 2019, Paul had a large party at his property in Calabasas, California. Authorities investigated whether or whether beverages were drugged for a number of young female guests. At least one individual filed a complaint with the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department saying that their drink was laced with a narcotic.
In a Facebook post regarding “A concerned mother posted on the “Moms of Conejo Valley” page, “My daughter was to a party in Calabasas last night for YouTuber Jake Paul. The residence was a mansion populated by young people. Together with eight other girls who had been drugged, she was admitted to West Hills Hospital disoriented.” The mother stated that the daughters were half-naked and unable to speak or walk.
Paul was having dinner at P.F. Changs in the Scottsdale Fashion Square mall on May 30, 2020, during the George Floyd/Black Lives Matter demonstrations in Scottsdale, Arizona. People started to plunder the mall. Paul and his buddies entered the midst of the looting to film what was occurring. Both criminal trespassing and unlawful assembly are classified as misdemeanours. He wasn’t detained. He will be required to appear in Arizona court.
During the spread of the coronavirus epidemic in the summer of 2020, Jake Paul received much flak for the large house parties he hosted. At Paul’s events, masks or social distance were not required. Paul has no intention of ceasing his unlawful meetings, despite local rules, because he wants to “live his life.” The Calabassas mayor, Alicia Weintraub, denounced a party scheduled for July 14, 2020.
Jake Paul left his Beverly Grove rental in 2017 to acquire a 15,000-square-foot estate in Calabasas, California, for $6.925 million. The mansion is situated on 3.5 acres at the end of a gated driveway and features a three-story entrance with a spiral staircase, Italian tile, and hardwood. There is a fireplace and floor-to-ceiling windows in the living area.