• Samara Redway is a Canadian YouTube star who achieved stardom by uploading funny and interesting gameplay videos, make-up and hair tutorials, and daily vlogs.
• She was born in Vancouver, BC and studied at University of Alberta and University of Calgary.
• She launched her YouTube channel in 2013 and first gained attention from her gameplay videos, especially Fortnite.
• She also has a second YouTube channel and is active on Twitch as a professional video game player.
• She is in a relationship with YouTuber Typical Gamer and has an estimated net worth of $1 million.
Who is Samara Redway?
Samara Redway is a Canadian YouTube star, who achieved stardom by uploading funny and interesting gameplay videos, also make-up and hair tutorials, as well as daily vlogs onto her channel.
Samara Redway Wiki: Age, Childhood, and Education
Samara Redway was born on 10 March 1995 under the Pisces zodiac sign, in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. She spent her childhood in her hometown, raised by a single mother and grandparents alongside her two younger siblings, a brother, and a sister; she’s rarely spoken about her father ,who left the family when she was still a child.
After matriculation from a local high school in Vancouver, Samara enrolled at the University of Alberta, later transferring to the University of Calgary, however, she hasn’t revealed whether she finished her studies or not.
Samara set up her YouTube channel back in 2013, however, it wasn’t until 2016 that she uploaded her first video – “Bean Boozled Challenge”. She then continued to make new videos, including “I Got To Hold a Baby Koala”, followed by the first of many “Q&A” videos that she’s uploaded. The number of her fans began increasing, and Samara started making new content on her channel, including uploading daily vlog videos, and boyfriend challenges.
However, it wasn’t until she started playing various video games that she received more attention.
Rise to Prominence
She started by playing such video games as “GTA 5”, “Pokemon Go”, then “The Sims 4” and “Five Nights at Freddy’s”. Samara carried on to mix between gameplay videos, daily vlogs, and challenges, which brought new people to her channel. She started offering new video games to her loyal fans, such as PubG”, “Resident Evil 6” and “Friday the 13th Game”, but in recent years, her popularity started increasing at a rapid pace once she began uploading videos related to the eponymous video game “Fortnite”, the number of her subscribers doubling since her first “Fortnite” video.
Samara now has more than 1.6 million subscribers, while her videos have been viewed more than 180 million times. Some of her most popular videos include “Fortnite Dances In Real Life”, which has been viewed more than four million times, then “Fortnite Weapons In Real Life”, which has over 2.5 million views, and “Fortnite Halloween Costumes + Real Life Weapons”, which has just under 2.5 million views, in addition to many other videos that have steadily increased her popularity.
The Second Video Channel
Aside from gameplay videos, her fans also enjoyed her daily vlogs and Q&A uploads, which encouraged Samara to start a second channel, with a more personal note; it was launched in 2018, and the first video – “Let me explain..” – was uploaded the same year, in which she talked about why she started this channel in the first place.
Just a day later, Samara uploaded her second video “Throwing my cat a Birthday Party!!”.
Over the years, Samara has also shared some of the most memorable events from her personal life, including the break-up from her boyfriend, but also revealed that they were back together, among much other important personal stuff. This has only increased the number of subscribers on her channel, on which she nowadays has around 1.1 million fans, and her videos have been viewed more than 100 million times.
Some of the most popular on this channel include “I said yes to my Boyfriend for 24 Hours! (Challenge)”, which has been viewed 3.5 million times, then “Pregnancy Prank on Boyfriend”, with more than 1.8 million views, and “Annoying My Boyfriend For 24 Hours! (Challenge)”, which has just over 1.5 million views, among several other videos.
In addition to YouTube, Samara is also popular on Twitch. She started her Twitch channel in October 2017, and since then, she’s amassed over 40,000 followers, and a number of subscribers who pay a certain fee for extra content. She’s streamed numerous video games, mostly played with her boyfriend.
Personal Life, Dating, Boyfriend
When it comes to her personal life, Samara is rather open about it, always talking about her ups and downs in her videos. Since 2016, she has been in a relationship with YouTuber and professional video game player Andre Rebelo, better known to the world as Typical Gamer.
As of mid- 2021, Samara Redway’s net worth has been estimated to be around $1 million, earned through her successful career as an online content creator.
Appearance and Vital Statistics
This prominent YouTuber has dark brown eyes and dark brown hair. She stands at a height of 5ft 6ins (1.68m), weighs around 126lbs (57kgs), with vital statistics of 34-26-36, bra size 36B.
Samara Redway’s Boyfriend, Typical Gamer Short Bio
Born as Andre Rebelo on 23 March 1992, in Toronto, Ontario, Canada, he has rarely talked about his family, though it’s known that he has a brother named Billy, who gave Andre the popular nickname Typical Gamer. He became interested in video games at an early age, and began uploading gameplay videos in 2010, having launched his YouTube channel in 2008. He started with “Red Dead Redemption” gameplay videos, and slowly introduced other popular games, such as Assassin’s Creed 3”, “Far Cry 3”, “Minecraft”, and many others.
In recent years, he’s built his fame on “Fortnite”, and now has more than 12 million subscribers. His videos have been viewed more than 3.5 billion times, and some of his most popular include “Fortnite *Season 11* Live Event (Fortnite Battle Royale)”, with more than 21 million views, then “GTA 5 PS4 – Free Roam Gameplay Live! Next-Gen Gameplay”, which has 16 million views, and “GTA 5 PC Mods- The Flash Mod w/ Super Speed”, which has been viewed more than 14 million times, among many other popular videos.
Typical Gamer’s net worth has been estimated to be around $18 million, as of mid- 2021, which he’s earned as a popular YouTuber and video game player.