Lewis Brindley is a famous internet entrepreneur who has successfully launched and headed many online businesses. His videos and articles on his channels are a popular hit for both among his fans and first-time viewers alike. His main association is with the Yogscast group, a gaming video, and production company. Here is a quick summary of Lewis Brindley’s net worth in 2018, career and earnings.
Lewis Brindley Early Life
He was born in England on October 22, 1983. His father is Alan Brindley, and he has a younger brother named Ralph. Lewis studied at the King Edward VI Grammar School in Chelmsford.
Consequently, he went on to pursue his higher education at the University of Manchester. He studied chemistry at the university. He had taken up the law in the first year but was unfortunately unable to pass. Lewis had dated a co- Youtuber Hannah Rutherford for a brief period from 2013 to 2015.
Lewis Brindley Career, Awards & Achievement
In 2008, Lewis founded Yogscast, a YouTube channel with his friend Simon Lane. It was a gaming channel that offered guides and tutorials to the world of gaming. He became popular due to his ‘World of Warcraft’ guides which were appreciated and liked by the growing base of subscribers.
They consequently founded another podcast named YoGPod which used to feature conversations, tales and chat with celebrity guests from gaming and other fields. In the middle of 2010, Lewis and Simon uploaded a video on their YouTube channel which talked about how a gamer could survive a night in the world of Minecraft. Taking this as a foundation, The Shadow of Israphel was born which is a scripted series based on Minecraft that is riddled with comedy and action drama.
Their YouTube channel has now evolved into a video game publisher and media house that is into the production of innovative projects. Yogscast runs out of Bristol. Both Simon and Lewis had very little idea about the fact that what started as a YouTube channel would soon be able to diversify into allied fields.
Yogscast is not limited to posting videos anymore. They have also ventured into creating their content like animations, music videos, games and live action sequences.
Awards & Achievement
Their videos click well with their list of subscribers. Lewis and Simon have worked hard to reach the feat that they are at today. Their YouTube channels boast of billions of views with more than 7 million loyal subscribers. Yogscast is a really popular channel among the lovers of Minecraft and gaming industry in UK and USA.
Both of them are followed by millions of people on social media sites like Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram. A little-known fact of Lewis is that he had won ‘The Daily Telegraph Young Science Writer Award’ in 2000 for an article that talked about the science of breath and ways to tackle asthma.
Net Worth of Lewis Brindley
Blogging is a lucrative industry with added benefits of offering an individual the flexibility that he wants in his life. When Yogscast was started, Lewis and his partner had no idea that it would become so big. They are now successfully managing around 20+ channels on different social media platforms. All his business ventures have contributed in making his net worth climb to a whopping $3.5 million. And most surprising part? He is just 35!
Working as a freelance journalist for the Royal Society of Chemistry in his early career, Lewis was passionate about his ability to connect with people. He has made it a point to help more and more people by giving them all the help they need. Along with Simon, he has helped fellow YouTubers set up their channels and assisted in developing content for it.