You cannot mention the highest earners from YouTube without giving Danny Duncan a shout. The American YouTuber is known for his prank videos and occasionally skateboarding videos. The now wealthy YouTuber makes his money from adverts on his channel.
Many controversies surround Duncan, and in this article, we will reveal details about the curly-haired YouTuber. Is he in a relationship? What instigated the sexual harassment accusations? All these and more are what we will be examining.
Before becoming a popular YouTuber, Duncan had to release several comedic contents that grew on people. Today, the star has over 5 million subscribers and more than 3 million followers on Instagram.
Some of his jokes have gone viral, and as a result, he has gathered more followers and subscribers. Let’s look into the life of the YouTube star.
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Who is Danny Duncan?
On July 27, 1992, Duncan was born in Englewood, Florida, to Susan Duncan. We do not know who his father is as his parents separated when he was only a child. Danny grew up with a half-brother and sister. He is a graduate of Lemon Bay High School.
With no father, Danny had to learn the art of survival early. He learned how to commercialize his jokes with a funny face and jokes, hence, his resort to YouTube.
Danny Duncan’s Career
Duncan got a job at Walgreens after he graduates from high school. However, he didn’t enjoy his workplace and quit after months. With nothing to do, Duncan resorted to YouTube. He started creating comical videos and how to fix skateboards in 2014. In 2016, he diversified and focused on prank videos which accelerated the number of subscribers. One of his videos went viral with more than 30 million views to date.
Duncan’s selling point is his ingenious pranks which have seen loyal subscribers skyrocket. However, Duncan has also been able to maximize his talents. Not only is he popular on YouTube, but he also has a pretty large fanbase on Instagram with a staggering 2.8 million followers.
Danny Duncan Wants To Become An Actor
One of the dreams of Danny Duncan is to become an actor. He has repeatedly mentioned it on his channel. He intends to use YouTube as a platform to catapult him to his dreams. We hope his dream gets achieved.
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Is Danny Duncan In A Relationship?
Well, aside from his videos on YouTube, it seems Duncan is a pretty private person. He barely shares what goes on in his personal life. As of writing this article, we do not know if Duncan is in a relationship. He hasn’t posted any woman that would make for speculations. Maybe, Duncan loves it private about his relationship. Pleasure away from business, right?
Duncan Has A Clothing Line
Duncan collaborated with Killer Merch to launch his clothing line in 2019. His clothing line is available for the purchase of hoodies T-shirts on Zumiez. With his millions of fans, there is no doubt his merchandise will sell out.
Are the Sexual Allegations True?
Many employees of Duncan have accused him of sexually assaulting them. Reports also say one of the people who accused him is said to have been 14 years of age. A certain Aaron Hall has come out to say that he was abused by Duncan.
In one of his interviews, Hall said Duncan would react violently to advice often resulting in physical force. Hall also claims that he was left bleeding after one of the altercations with Duncan. However, there has been no report of Danny Duncan facing any charges from the police.
What is Danny Duncan’s Net Worth?
Reports say Duncan makes an estimated $9,600 per day from the ads on his YouTube channel. He is estimated to be worth $7.5 million, making him one of the biggest earners on YouTube.
Perhaps, Danny Duncan never envisaged the amount of money he has now. But, that bold move to making prank videos has seen him become a top earner on YouTube. There is a lesson to learn from this story.