Eleonora “Lele” Pons Maronese is a Venezuelan-American social media personality and an actress. She is a household name across the globe because her YouTube channel which has more than six million subscribers. She is one of the most prominent users of Vine and has become the first Viner to surpass one billion video loops. Now let’s have a close look on Lele Pons’s net worth in 2018.
Lele Pons saw the light of the day on June 25, 1996, in Caracas, Venezuela. She is the only child of her parents Luis Pons and Anna Maronese. Pons’ father is an architect, and her mother is a doctor by profession. Although Lele Pons was born in Caracas, the family made a transit to the U.S. when she was merely five years old.
Lele Pons completed her schooling in 2015 from Miami Country Day High School and moved to Los Angeles, California. Pons’ parentage is Catalonian and Italian. Although her native language is Spanish, she mellifluously speaks English and Italian.
At the age of 16, Lele Pons was acquainted with a six seconds video sharing app, Vine by her friend. She received a positive reception and a fellow Viner, Jerome Jarre motivated her to continue making videos. She made videos of the comedy genre. She played pranks on her family, friends and even on herself. With such an overwhelming response, she became the first Viner to cross one billion video loops. She is credited for giving the tagline, “Do it for Vine.”
After the culmination of the Vine app, she started off on the YouTube. In 2016, she partnered with Shots Studio and launched her own YouTube channel which has more than six million subscribers.
The year 2016 was an upthrust to Lele Pons’ career. In this year, she also appeared in her show “Scream” which is an American horror TV show. She also played a role of “The Hustler” in Joey Graceffa’s YouTube Red series, Escape the Night. Lele Pons co-authored a book with Melissa de la Cruz named “Surviving High School” which was released in April 2016. She was also starred in Blink-182’s video, “She’s Out of Her Mind.”
In 2017, Lele Pons appeared in a romance film, “The Space Between Us.” In the same year, she was announced as the brand ambassador of CoverGirl. In the new music video, “Havana” by Camila Cabello, Pons played the role of the singer’s sister. She was also invited to walk in Milan Fashion Week on February 26, 2017.
Lele Pons and Juanpa Zurita, together, hosted “Latin America’s 2017 MTV Millennial Awards”. Also, she was one of the judges at Miss Universe 2017 on November 26, 2017.
Awards & Achievements
Time magazine included Lele Pons in 2016’s 30 Most Influential People on the Internet, and she was also listed in the Forbes’ 30 Under 30 Celebrities class of 2017. She was ranked 8 on the Forbes’ Top Influencers of 2017 in the Entertainment Industry. She also gathered an appreciation for being the person who had the most viewed Instagram stories of 2017.
In 2015, Lele Pons was nominated for the Shorty Awards for the Vine Star, Teen Choice Awards for the Female Internet Celebrity and Streamy Awards for the Viner.
In 2016, she was nominated for the People’s Choice Award for the Favorite Social Media Star. She won Teen Choice Award, 2016 for being the Best Viner. She also received the Streamy Awards for being the Best Ensemble Cast for “Escape the Night.”
Net Worth of Lele Pons
Lele Pons has an estimated net worth of more than $3.5 million. Lele Pons’ primary source of income is her YouTube channel. She also bags in money by appearing on TV shows and Movies. She appeared in various music channels that added confetti to Pons’ fortune.
After resisting several random punches of life, Lele Pons finally ended up living in Utopia. The overwhelming response to her Facebook, Vine, and Instagram accounts led her to pace career in the entertainment industry. She releases brand new videos on her YouTube channel weekly, on Mondays. She’s an epitome of millennium dreams come true!