• Morgan Hudson, better known as Morgz, is a British gamer, social media sensation, and YouTuber with an estimated net worth of over $8 million.
• He began his career on YouTube in 2014, and rose to fame with his FIFA and Pokémon GO videos.
• He has 11.7 million subscribers and 2.6 billion views on YouTube, plus 850,000 followers on Instagram and 2.8 million followers on TikTok.
• He is in a relationship with TikTok star Tamzin Taber and has two pet dogs.
• He has been criticized for using misleading thumbnails and titles and stealing content from other YouTubers.
- 1 Who is Morgz?
- 2 How rich is he, as of now? Morgz Net Worth
- 3 Early Life, Parents, Siblings, Nationality, Ethnicity, Religion, Educational Background
- 4 Career Beginnings
- 5 Rise to Fame
- 6 Other YouTube Channels
- 7 Other Social Media Platforms and Mobile Game
- 8 Appearance and Vital Statistics
- 9 Personal Life
- 10 Controversies
Who is Morgz?
Morgan Hudson, better known by his online alias Morgz, was born on 6 August 2001 under the zodiac sign of Leo, in Sheffield, Yorkshire England. He’s a 20-year-old gamer, social media sensation, and YouTuber, recognized for being one of the most popular pranksters in the YouTube community.
How rich is he, as of now? Morgz Net Worth
As of late-2021, Morgz’s net worth is estimated at over $8 million; earned through his successful Internet-based career, which includes video monetization, donations, and creating sponsored posts and videos for various companies. He has also increased his fortune through the sales of his line of merchandise.
Early Life, Parents, Siblings, Nationality, Ethnicity, Religion, Educational Background
Morgz spent his early years in his hometown of Sheffield, where he was raised an only child by his parents Jill and Darren Hudson; however, their professions aren’t revealed to the public. Following the divorce of his parents, his mother remarried a guy named Martin, also known as Bald Martin, who has appeared in some of Morgz’ videos; his mother has her own YouTube channel called ‘Morgz Mum’. He holds British nationality, belongs to White Caucasian ethnic group, and is a Christian. Regarding his education, he attended a local high school but dropped out at the age of 15 to pursue his career as a full-time YouTuber.
Morgz started his career on the social media scene on 10 June 2014, when he launched a gaming channel on YouTube under the name ‘LegendaryGamerHD’, onto which he uploaded gameplay videos of such video games as “Call Of Duty”, “FIFA” and “Minecraft”, to name a few. His debut video was “Minecraft Faction Base Speed Build + Tour”. He later changed the name to ‘AngryGamerHD’ and ‘MorgzGaming’. As time passed, he gradually expanded his content and began filming a Shout Out Sunday series, an Outlast series, and vlogs videos. He again changed the name to ‘ItsMorgz’, then after reaching around 14,000 subscribers, Morgz launched his first set of merchandise that included an ‘On the Diet Coke grind’ design, so he hosted a Diet Coke challenge as well.
Rise to Fame
Morgz’ first video that amassed more than a million views was “14 Year Old’s Gaming Setup 2016!”. He continued to create similar content, and boosting his career. At 40,000 subscribers, he once again changed the channel name from ‘ItsMorgz’ to ‘Morgz’ and verified it, and began uploading more “FIFA” content, increasing the number of his followers enormously. His video, entitled “FIFA 17!!!”, went viral when it surpassed two million views in a few days. He also became famous for producing a huge number of videos about “Pokémon GO”, and doing 24-hour challenge videos. He also started filming videos that feature his mother Jill, and began collaborating with other famous YouTubers, including TheBlueDan, Treeny, Wills, Swarmzy, and Skillzer, among many others.
He’s now garnered more than 11.7 million subscribers, while his videos have been viewed over 2.6 billion times – some of his most popular include “Spin the MYSTERY Wheel Challenge w/GIRLFRIEND!! (1 Spin = 1 Dare)”, “Throwing a Dart at a Map & BUYING Whatever it Lands on – Challenge”, and “Last To Leave Hot Tub Wins $20,000 – Challenge”, to name a few.
Other YouTube Channels
Apart from running his main YouTube channel, Morgz has another channel called ‘MorgzFest’, created on 12 November 2016, and dedicated to the event of the same name. However, he’s uploaded only two videos to the channel, and it’s been inactive since 2019. Most recently, he launched the channel ‘Morgz Shorts’ on 6 February 2021, to post the best short clips from his videos.
To date, he has over 65,000 subscribers with more than 28 million views in total; his most popular on this channel are “Ping Pong Ball Challenge – Win $1000”, “How Morgz Almost DIED Filming a Challenge Video…”, and “Morgz Reacts to ENGLAND vs DENMARK Euro Semi Final at WEMBLEY!”, among many others.
Other Social Media Platforms and Mobile Game
In addition to his career on YouTube, Morgz has expanded his influence across social media platforms, which he uses to promote his YouTube videos and other projects. He’s active on Instagram under the username ‘morgz’, on which he has nearly 850,000 followers. He also runs his official Twitter account under the same nickname ‘@Morgz’ with more than 200,000 followers, and is active on the highly popular TikTok platform, on which he goes by the same username, and has over 2.8 million followers and 37 million likes.
He also has a website through which he sells his own line of merchandise, that includes such items as hoodies, T-shirts, backpacks, hats, and ‘phone cases. Furthermore, Morgz launched his own mobile game, entitled “Morgz Ultimate Challenge”, which is available on both App Store and Google Play.
Appearance and Vital Statistics
Morgz has short blonde-dyed hair and dark brown eyes. He stands at a height of 6ft 3ins (1.91m), his weight is around 174lbs (79kgs), while his vital statistics are 40-32-33. His biceps size is 14.5, and shoe size 8 (US).
Morgz was romantically involved with a girl named Kiera Bridget, with whom he created a lot of pranks, surprising videos, challenges, and other things. Their romance lasted for about a year, from mid-2018 to mid-2019, but they announced their split on 30 July 2019. It’s believed that he’s currently in a relationship with TikTok star Tamzin Taber. His residence is in London, England; he’s an animal lover and has two pet dogs named Bruno and Puggo.
Morgz has been called out multiple times by other YouTubers for using thumbnails and titles that are also extremely misleading, and has lost a huge number of his subscribers due to his manipulative tactics and clickbait content. To gain more views, he even clickbaited that his mother had sex with him, but later deleted it after being called out by YouTuber Kavos. He also became infamous for having unoriginal content, and stealing viral video ideas from other YouTubers, including MrBeast.