Who is Rachel Maksy?
Rachel Maksy was born in the USA on 5 May 1992 – her zodiac sign is Taurus, and she holds American nationality. She’s a cosplayer, social media star, YouTuber, and a moviemaker, who’s perhaps known best for her Instagram account, which is today followed by more than 400,000 people, while she’s uploaded close to 4,000 pictures, the majority of which feature her wearing her cosplay costumes.
Early life and education
Rachel was raised in the US by her parents, about whom little is known as they prefer to be left out of media; her father’s said to be a car mechanic, while her mother’s believed to be a hairdresser. Rachel hasn’t spoken of having any siblings, which is why most people believe her to be an only child.
She became interested in cosplay while still attending a local elementary school, as one of her peers was having a costume party for her birthday. Rachel instantly fell in love with wearing costumes, and asked her mother to make her more of these. She became physically active upon enrolling at a local high school, as she played soccer for the school’s team, and Rachel was also into acting, as she was a member of the school’s drama club, and appeared in various plays performed there.
She matriculated in 2010, and although she hasn’t spoken of her further education, most people believe that she attended college, from which she graduated with a Bachelor’s degree in 2014.
Rachel seems to be mostly focused on maintaining her Instagram account, and one can learn a lot about her just by viewing these pictures. She’s revealed that she loves to spend her spare time in nature, as many of her pictures have been taken at natural locations, such as deep in the woods and next to lakes and rivers. One can also see that Rachel’s fond of vintage things, including clothes. She’s also a lover of animals, and her pet dog can be seen featured in many of her pictures. Rachel has also revealed that she likes to travel, as her pictures have been taken in a couple of US states; her dream travel destination is Venice in Italy (Europe).
She launched her Twitter account in May 2019, and it’s today followed by close to 10,000 people, although she’s tweeted only 53 times, and mostly to announce her new YouTube videos. Rachel’s more active on Facebook, and her page is today followed by over 30,000 people, while her most recent update was on 23 June 2021.
She’s very popular on TikTok, having amassed close to 220,000 followers, and over 3.1 million likes of all her videos combined. Most of these feature her wearing her cosplay costumes, as well as lip syncing and dancing for her fans.
Her YouTube channel
Rachel launched her YouTube channel on 16 November 2015, and it’s today subscribed to by close to 900,000 people, and numbers close to 70 million views of all her videos combined.
Many of her videos are actually short films created by Rachel, while others feature her showing off her unique cosplay and vintage costumes. We’re going to mention three of Rachel’s most popular YouTube videos, which have helped her attract many subscribers.
Her #1 video – “Watching “The Mummy” With An Actual Egyptologist” – has been watched close to 3.7 million times since 21 February 2021, and features Rachel and Dr. Colleen Darnell, as they’re watching and reviewing the popular movie “The Mummy”.
Rachel’s second most popular video “Let’s Talk About “Hip Dips” (& other insecurities)” has been viewed nearly 2.6 million times since 17 July 2019, and is Rachel talking about hip dips, trying to spread body positivity and help people feel better about themselves.
Her third most popular video “(re)Making My Own Baby Yoda! || “The Child” DIY” has been watched close to two million times since 28 November 2020, and features Rachel making the character Baby Yoda of the series “The Mandalorian”, with clay and various other materials.
The film director and producer Karolina Zebrowska was inspired by Rachel to make her 2019 short comedy movie “The Office Characters (Vintage Style)”, in which she also starred, portraying the characters from the hit comedy series “The Office”, but in vintage clothes.
Love life and husband
Rachel is highly secretive when it comes to her love life, but has still allowed her fans to have a glimpse into it, revealing that she’s today a married woman.
She exchanged vows with a non-celebrity American man in October 2016, in a private ceremony attended by only their closest friends and family members. In October 2018, Rachel uploaded a picture onto her Instagram account which features the two as they’re celebrating their second anniversary. Not a lot is known about her husband, as he prefers to be left out of media, but it’s said that he’s a restaurateur.
Rachel and her husband don’t have children together, and this is believed to be because they both want to focus on their careers, however, some of Rachel’s fans have claimed that perhaps one of the two (or both) is infertile.
Rachel hasn’t spoken of any other men (or women) whom had perhaps been with prior to meeting her husband, but there are some who believe her to be bisexual; this hasn’t been confirmed.
As of September 2021, she’s married and doesn’t have children.
Hobbies and interesting facts
In 2019, Rachel attended the Rhode Island Comic Con, and dressed-up as Eleven from the critically acclaimed series “Strange Things”. This fantasy horror drama is Rachel’s favorite series, and it follows a group of children who have met a strange girl with superpowers, while they are now together fighting supernatural forces to rescue their kidnapped friend; it’s popular worldwide, and has been airing since 2016, winning 83 awards, including seven Primetime Emmys, while it’s been nominated for 215 other awards.
She also enjoys watching Hollywood movies – her favorite actors and actresses are George Clooney, Johnny Depp and Julia Roberts, while a couple of her favorite films are “Ocean’s Eleven”, the franchise “Pirates of the Caribbean”, and “The Runaway Bride”.
Desert Sand is Rachel’s favorite color.
She likes to read books in her spare time, and her favorite is “The Monk Who Sold His Ferrari” by Robin Sharma.
Age, height and net worth
Rachel’s age is 29. She has long ginger hair and brown eyes, her height is 5ft 9ins (1.76m) and she weighs around 136lbs (62kgs).
As of September 2021, her net worth has been estimated at over $300,000.