Jimmy Donaldson, better known as MrBeast, is an American YouTuber and philanthropist. He is considered the pioneer of YouTube videos focusing on expensive stunts, The famous story of Mr Beast Copycat who gained over 40 million subscribers by ripping off YouTube King’s creative.
Real Name-Jimmy Donaldson
Born -7 May 1998
Birthplace-Wichita, Kansas, United States
Channels -Mr Beast; Mr Beast Gaming; Beast Reacts; Mr Beast 2; Beast Philanthropy
Subscribers- 154 million (main channel); 248 million
Total Views-25.9 billion (main channel); 39 billion (combined)
Occupation – YouTuber, businessman, philanthropist
Mr. Beast’s father’s name is Stephen Donaldson who is a businessman by profession, and his mother’s name is Mrs. Donaldson who is a housewife.
He also has one older sibling, his brother’s name is CJ Donaldson, who is a popular content creator and social media professional.
Maddy Spidell is an American YouTuber and the first and former girlfriend of MrBeast. Maddy Spidell is a well-known personality on social media, especially on Instagram and TikTok, where she has a significant following. She is also a talented dancer and has been showing off her dancing skills on her social media for years.
Donaldson uploaded his first YouTube video in February 2012, aged 13, under the name “MrBeast6000”. By 2018, Donaldson had given away $1 million through stranger tricks, earning him the title of “YouTube’s Biggest Philanthropist.” In March 2019, Donaldson, in collaboration with Apex Legends, organized and filmed a Battle Royale competition in Los Angeles with a prize fund of $200,000 (two games were played, in-game revenue was $100,000 per game). In April 2020, Donaldson created a Rock, Paper, Scissors contest with 32 influencers and a $250,000 grand prize. It became the most watched original live event on YouTube at the time with 662,000 viewers. Nadeshot won the event. In October 2020, Donaldson hosted another influential tournament with 24 contestants and a top prize of $300,000. On January 1, 2021, Donaldson released the video “YouTube Rewind 2020, Thank God It’s Over”. In Donaldson’s video, he explains that he had always believed that YouTubers “should get more say in Rewind,” and with this in mind, he decided to call “hundreds of YouTubers In November 2021, Donaldson uploaded an episode of the live-action survival drama Squid Game, in which 456 people competed for $456,000 in prize money, with no violence on the show. The video has over 325 million views as of December 24, 2022, On November 17, 2022, Donaldson achieved the Guinness World Record of “Most Subscribers for an Individual Male on YouTube” with his MrBeast channel at 112,193,139 subscribers.
In December 2022, two MrBeast costumes and other cosmetics were added to Fortnite Battle Royale. Epic Games hosted a Fortnite tournament called “Mr Beast’s Extreme Survival Challenge” with a prize pool of $1 million.
In February 2023, he appeared in a viral NFL commercial, which aired during Super Bowl LVII.
In 2019, MrBeast won the 9th Streamy Awards in the “Breakout Creator” category.
In 2020, MrBeast won YouTuber of the Year at the 12th Annual Shorty Awards
In 2020, MrBeast also won the 10th Streamy Awards in various categories including.
- Creator of the year
- Live broadcast
- Social Good: God
- Social benefit: a non-profit or non-governmental organization
In 2021, MrBeast won the 11th Creator of the Year Streamy Award.
In 2022, MrBeast Donaldson won the 12th Streamy Awards in several categories, including.
- Creator of the year
- Social Good: God
- Brand engagement
Latest News About Mr Beast
The famous story of Mr Beast Copycat who gained over 40 million subscribers by ripping off YouTube King’s creative. Mr Beast is the biggest name in the YouTube world. Not only did he change the modern YouTube meta of content creation, but he also achieved global fame that put him on a pedestal that few creators hope to reach. However, his popularity was also plagued by a dark side.
As of 2023, MrBeast (Jimmy Donaldson) makes over 3 million per month, with a projected annual net worth of approximately $105 million. Compared to 2022, the total income shows an increase of more than 50%. Total revenue is estimated based on multiple revenue streams, including Mr Beast’s YouTube channels, merchandise, store, and sponsorship.
- $105 million in 2023
- $70 million in 2022
- $65 million in 2021
- $55 million in 2020
- $44 million in 2019
- $35 million in 2018
As of May 2017, Jimmy Donaldson, better known as MrBeast, had about one million subscribers. Now (May 2023), MrBeast has over 149 million subscribers.
Here is a collection of the most inspirational quotes from Jimmy Donaldson aka MrBeast.
- I want to make the world a better place before I die.
- My ultimate goal in life is to make a lot of money and then give it away before I die.
- I am motivated because I want to hire and help my friends. One of the reasons I like to donate money is because I just want to see how people react.
- If it gets the most views, it’s because people click on it and I want to give them what they want.
- When I was making videos with my iPhone 5, people would always grill me, and now I get a lot of letters asking for interviews.
- I want to create other channels like Beast Gaming and Beast Reacts, so I can run my main channel at a loss and grow as big as possible. And then use the influence of your main channel to open hundreds of homeless shelters or food banks and spread all the money. I remember thinking every day like I’ll never be a YouTuber, but I really want to be a YouTuber.
- After a while, you feel like you should stop, but you want it so much that you keep going.