Who is Griffin Johnson?
Griffin Johnson was born in Paris, Illinois USA, on 13 January 1999 – his zodiac sign is Capricorn, and he holds American nationality. He’s a YouTuber, social media star and an actor, who’s perhaps known best for his YouTube channel which he launched on 14 September 2018; it’s today subscribed to by more than a million people, and numbers close to 50 million views of all his videos combined, most of which feature him talking about his everyday life, while he also likes to pull pranks on his friends, and do challenges.
Early life and education
Griffin was raised in Paris alongside his brother Graham by their parents, but about whom nothing’s known, as the boys respect their privacy; it’s said that their father is a businessman, and that their mother is an entrepreneur. Graham is also a social media star and a YouTuber, and is today followed by close to 50,000 people on TikTok.
Griffin became interested in comedy while attending a local elementary school, mostly because his parents used to watch comedy shows and TV series nearly every night. He became sporting upon enrolling at a local high school in 2013, and took on baseball and soccer; Griffin was also into acting during his four years there, and was a member of the school’s drama club, appearing in various plays performed there.
He matriculated in 2017, and then enrolled at Indiana State University, from which he has graduated just recently in 2021, with a Bachelor of Arts degree; Griffin was a member of the Sigma Phi Epsilon fraternity.
Most popular YouTube videos
Griffin is mostly popular on YouTube for his sense of humor, but also for being open with his fans, and sharing nearly all the details of his private life with them. We’re going to mention three of his most popular videos, which have helped him attract many subscribers.
His #1 video “Convenient” has been watched more than seven million times since 21 September 2020, and is Griffin’s original song, which he wrote after his girlfriend accused him of cheating on her.
His second most popular video “I Finally Asked Dixie To Be My Girlfriend!” has been watched close to five million times since 2 July 2020, and features Griffin asking his best friend out on a date (she said yes).
His third most watched video “REACTING TO PARENTS RATING & ROASTING US ft. Josh Richards & Jaden Hossler” has been viewed more than three million times, and shows Griffin and his friends Jaden Hossler and Josh Richards, as they’re reacting to their parents’ opinion about them and their YouTube videos.
Griffin is very popular on Instagram, and is today followed by more than three million people, while he’s uploaded over 50 pictures onto the network, most of which have been taken during his everyday life.
He’s a TikTok star, and has amassed more than 10 million followers on the network, as well as over 500 million likes of all his videos combined; most of these feature him spending time with his friends, telling jokes and doing challenges.
He launched his Twitter account in May 2015, and has since amassed close to two million followers, while he has tweeted over 6,000 times, mostly about his everyday life, but also to announce his upcoming YouTube videos.
Griffin has a Facebook profile as well, but seems to be using it just to keep in touch with his closest friends and family members.
Griffin launched his acting career in 2020, when cast to play Will in eight episodes of the drama series “Attaway General”, which stars Madi Monroe, Dean Testerman and Eric Montanez, and follows four teenagers who have begun volunteering at Attaway General Hospital. Also in 2020, Griffin appeared in the music video “Larray: Canceled”.
In 2021, he was cast to appear in the sixth episode of the series “What the TikTok”, as well as in an episode of the drama mini-series “AwesomenessTV- Worlds Most Searched”.
He’s currently shooting for the upcoming comedy movie “Diamond in the Rough”, which he is also producing; it’s set to be released in 2022.
Griffin has made a guest appearance in a couple of talk-shows, including “Brent Rivera”, “Dish This” and “Ridiculousness”.
Girlfriend and daughter
Griffin met Dixie D’Amelio while they were shooting together for the series “Attaway General”, and a month later the two revealed on their social media accounts that they were dating; Dixie is a singer and a social media star, who is today followed by more than 25 million people on Instagram.
The relationship lasted until August 2020, when Dixie accused Griffin of cheating on her, and broke-up from him.
In October 2020, rumors started circulating the internet claiming that Griffin was dating Kelly Osbourne, a British actress, singer and model, who is 15 years his senior, but no evidence has been provided to support these claims, nor has Griffin commented on these rumors.
As of December 2021, Griffin seems to be single, hasn’t married and doesn’t have a daughter, as some rumors claim.
Hobbies and other interests
Griffin is physically highly active, and has multiple training sessions at the gym every week, thus his muscular body; he enjoys uploading pictures which feature him shirtless onto his Instagram account. This is probably why summer is his favorite season – he likes to show off his body at the beach, while he also enjoys playing beach soccer and volleyball.
He’s a huge dog-lover, and his German Shepherd pet dog can be seen featured in some of his Instagram pictures.
Griffin likes to go fishing with his friends in his spare time.
Late at night, he enjoys watching Hollywood movies starring his favorite actor and actress, Robert Downey Jr. and Scarlett Johansson, such as “Avengers: Infinity War”, “Avengers: Endgame”, and “The Black Widow”.
He’s passionate about travelling, and is apparently planning to visit various European countries in 2022.
Age, height and net worth
Griffin’s age is 22. He has short brown hair and blue eyes, his height is 5ft 9ins (1.75m) and he weighs around 155lbs (70kgs).
As of December 2021, his net worth has been estimated at over $2 million.