Who is Dylan Macdonald?
American YouTuber and social media star Dylan Macdonald was born in Los Angeles, California, USA, on October 28, 1992, so Scorpio is his zodiac sign. He launched his self-titled YouTube channel on January 2, 2007, but today only a few more than 500 people are subscribed to it; all of Dylan’s videos combined have been viewed over a million times, and most of these are scenes from popular TV series, while others are music-related.
Dylan is also known as the son of the late Canadian stand-up comedian and actor Norman Gene ‘Norm’ Macdonald.
Education and early life
Dylan was raised in Los Angeles as an only child by his father and his mother Connie Macdonald, who was a marriage and family therapist, but Norm and Connie divorced in 1999, when Dylan was only six years old, and remained equally involved in his upbringing . Norm died of cancer on September 14, 2021.
Dylan was interested in a number of activities during his teenage years, especially sports; he was on his school’s baseball team and also enjoyed playing basketball and football. Initially, he wanted to follow in his father’s footsteps and become an actor, but after appearing in several school plays, he recognized that he was not talented enough.
Dylan graduated in 2011and then enrolled in college, graduating in 2015 with a bachelor’s degree.
Most Popular YouTube Videos
Dylan’s YouTube channel differs from other popular YouTubers as he doesn’t feature himself in any of his videos but likes to share some of his favorite scenes, both funny and serious, from some of his favorite movies and TV series to share. Dylan is also passionate about music and has uploaded a number of videos of American rock and roll guitarist Ace Frehley teaching people how to play the guitar.
We are going to list Dylan’s three most popular YouTube videos, which have helped him attract a lot of subscribers.
His No. 1 video, “The Incredible Hulk Ending Theme”, has been viewed more than 350,000 times as of August 21, 2009, and is the theme song of the critically acclaimed TV series “The Incredible Hulk”, which aired from 1977 to 1982, winning four out of nine awards.
Dylan’s second most popular video, “Ace Frehley Vibrato Guitar Lesson”, has received nearly 200,000 views as of October 27, 2009 and features the aforementioned guitarist teaching his fans vibrato.
His No. 3 Most Viewed Video – “Pee Wee’s Big Adventure Theme Song” – has been viewed nearly 130,000 times since August 21, 2009, and is the theme song of the critically acclaimed 1985 adventure comedy film “Pee-wee’s Big Adventure”; the film was directed by Tim Burton, starred Paul Reubens and Elizabeth Daily, and follows Pee-wee Herman whose bike has just been stolen and who now goes on an adventure across the US. The film was nominated for a Young Artist Award for Best Family Motion Picture – Comedy or Musical.
Dylan is followed by more than 600 people on Instagram as he has only uploaded 11 photos and videos to the social media network, most of which show him spending time with his friends and playing ice hockey; he had another Instagram account with more than 20,000 followers, but that was deleted for unknown reasons.
He created his Twitter account in May 2007 and has since tweeted nearly 7,000 times, while today only nearly 150 people follow him; his bio section reads “someone former,” and his most recent tweet was on January 2, 2022. Dylan usually uses Twitter to share his thoughts with his fans, but has not been active on the network for over a year now.
Dylan is followed by nearly 15,000 people on TikTok and has garnered over 6,000 likes from all of his videos combined; most of them contain comedic content, in which he dances, lip syncs and tells jokes.
He is also active on Facebook and has over 200 friends on his profile but only seems to use it to keep in touch with his closest friends.
Love life and girlfriend
Dylan hasn’t spoken about any girls he might have dated, but recently uploaded a video on his TikTok account of him hugging a non-celebrity American girl. It is believed that he and the girl started dating recently and they met on the internet; the girl appears to be only slightly younger than Dylan, but he has not discussed the rumors that they are dating.
Some of his fans believe that he is gay, mainly because he does not speak about his love life in public; some have also claimed to have seen Dylan and his friend spend time together, but none of this has been confirmed by Dylan.
He seems unattached has not been married as of February 2023 and has no children.
Posted by Dylan McDonald on Sunday, January 4, 2015
Interesting facts and hobbies
Dylan is very physically active and plays ice hockey almost every day, while also enjoying playing basketball and soccer with his friends.
He splits his time between the US and Canada, and has also traveled to a number of European countries, his favorite city being Barcelona, Spain.
Dylan likes to spend his free time in nature, whether deep in the woods with his friends or high in the mountains.
Winter is his favorite season, as Dylan loves snow, is an avid skier, and can also snowboard.
He is an animal lover and his family had two pet dogs when he was growing up.
Some of Dylan’s favorite actors are Matt Damon, Jim Carrey and Steve Carell, and his favorite movies are ‘Good Will Hunting’, ‘Yes Man’ and ‘Bruce Almighty’.
Height, eyes and wealth
Dylan’s age is 30. He has brown eyes and brown hair, is 1.73 m tall and weighs about 72 kg.
Dylan’s net worth is estimated to be over $1 million, as of February 2023, most of which he inherited from his father – Norm power was valued at over $2.5 million at the time of his death.