Born in Cincinnati, Ohio (USA) on January 21, 2005, Darren Watkins Jr (commonly known by the nickname iShowSpeed) is currently a well-known content creator not only in the gaming community but also on the internet. TikTok platform with videos that storm the network.
Starting making his first videos at a very young age, at the age of 17, Darren is already a TikTok star with more than 14.5 million followers on this app, as of December 2022.
The name IShowSpeed is popular these days
Owning assets of 330 billion VND
Before joining the online community, Darren was just a young boy working in a nursing home with the task of delivering food to the elderly.
After being suggested by a friend, this young man started making YouTube under the name IShowSpeed in 2016. However, at that time, his video did not receive much attention. It was not until the Covid-19 epidemic caused social activities to be blocked that his series of streams related to popular games quickly attracted the attention of the audience and increased the number of channel subscribers. up to 1 million.
He owns a huge fortune at the age of 17
After breaking into TikTok, IShowSpeed’s humor really took him by storm and made him a rising star on the platform. Besides this work, Darren has also entered the music field as a rapper and owns a number of popular songs on Youtube such as Shake; World Cup, and Ronaldo (Sewey).
With his influence, Darren’s current net worth is estimated at 12-15 million dollars (about 330 billion dong) with most of the income coming from YouTube.
Storm the World Cup 2022
Known as a die-hard fan of Portugal’s Cristiano Ronaldo, Darren has traveled all the way to Qatar to watch his idol’s matches. However, the funny videos that he posted during the time when the 2022 World Cup ball rolled on the field also attracted a lot of attention with the “bad crying and laughing” situations and was nicknamed “fan” by many people. part time”.
Famous for being a hard fan of striker Cristiano Ronaldo
Accordingly, although the original purpose of coming to Qatar was to cheer Ronaldo. Although the idol was eliminated from the quarterfinals, Darren continued to stay in Qatar to watch the final between Argentina and France taking place at Lusail Stadium.
Also in this match, the male YouTuber created a video that took the internet by storm with his humor. Accordingly, he initially wore a Portugal shirt to watch the match. However, after witnessing Mbappe successfully score from the penalty spot, he immediately took off his shirt to reveal the France shirt and celebrated like a true fan of the team.
The guy’s extreme “turning the car” action
However, just a few seconds later, the guy immediately “turned the car” when he stripped off the French shirt, revealing the Argentina shirt with an excited and exhilarated expression when the South American team won the final and was crowned champion. .
Immediately after the match, this video immediately went viral and gained huge views on many different platforms because of its humor. This also helps to make Darrent’s image known to more people.
Source: The Sun, First Sportz