Sam Pepper or Samuel Pepper is a British YouTuber, comedian, video blogger and prankster. He created his YouTube channel in 2010 and has got over 2.3 million subscribers and 80 million video views till date. Here’s a quick summary of his net worth in 2019.
Sam Pepper was born on March 26, 1989 in the Ashford town of Kent, England. He completed his secondary school education at the Pent Valley Technology College. He was born and raised in England, but has a semi Greek heritage. He belongs to the Aries zodiac.
In 2014, Sam Pepper was in a relationship with Cat Rose, but later they broke up. In 2017, Sam was often seen hooking up with an American actress named Bella Thorne. Although, it was never clarified whether they were in a relationship or not. As per records, Sam Pepper is unmarried till date.
Sam Pepper created his YouTube channel using his own name “Sam” on 8 September, 2010. Initially, he used to upload videos of practical jokes or pranks. However, from 2013-2014, Sam and his other vlogger friends started their comedy tour known by “WDGAF Tour”. In 2014, he faced sexual harassment allegations by many women after he uploaded a video titled “Fake Hand Ass Pinch Prank”.
In 2015, he was again trolled for his video titled “Killing Best Friend Prank”. Fed up with all such allegations and trolling on 21 February, 2016, he privatised all his videos and deleted his tweets. The only tweet remaining stated- “I give up”. On 24th February, he uploaded a video titled “i’m sorry”. In this video, he confessed that most of the pranks shown in his videos including the controvercial ones were organised. He further rubbished the allegations of rape and sexual harrasement on him.
He expressed regret for uploading hoax videos and clarified that from then on he will be uploading only real videos. After airing this apologistic video, he stopped publishing videos showing pranks and started afresh with uploading video blogs. In April, 2016, after getting much positive response about his vlogs, he made his private videos public once again. In April, 2018, he made a YouTube livestream in which he showcased his lifestyle.
Awards and Achievements
As Sam Pepper started his career just 8 years ago, he has not achieved much till date. He is still trying to gain more and more public support. In 2010, he participated in the 11th season of a British reality TV series called “Big Brother”. He entered the house on the 52nd day and was ejected on the 73rd day with a total of 14.6% vote share. Sam currently has more than 4 lacs followers on his verified Instagram account “@sampepper”. He also has more than 9.5 lacs followers on Twitter.
Net Worth of Sam Pepper
The total estimated net worth of Sam Pepper is $2.5 million. He has achieved this wealth totally from his YouTube videos and a few live performances. As for a celebrity, this wealth is not much, but it’s certainly enough for Sam to live his life comfortably.
Sam Pepper is a person known for not loosing hope even in the toughest of times. The way he gained back the support of his fans after serious rape and sexual harrasement allegations is really commendable. Apart from a few controversies, his prank videos were and are being loved with millions of views on them. We hope he manages to avoid controversies in the future and continues to entertain us with his disarming charm and hilarity.