Philip DeFranco is known for his YouTube videos and video blogging. At present, DeFranco has an approximate net worth of $3 million dollars. The bulk of his earnings are the result of his hard work and entrepreneurialism in creating YouTube videos that cover current events, politics, and even celebrity gossip.
The wide range of topics has enabled him to amass a large audience and his style of presenting certainly causes people to stick around and help his fan base grow. The channel, known as PhilipDeFranco” is not only the main source of his fame and work.
Born in The Bronx, New York in 1985, DeFranco’s fame began through hosting The Philip DeFranco Show, also known as PDS. The show features relevant current events, news, and interesting information. DeFranco usually comments and offers his opinions about what is taking place.
Most fans seem to like his style of presenting information, which mixes jump cuts and irony to keep audiences enthralled. The show has given DeFranco the opportunity to gain a number of advertising contracts and partnerships with brands who are looking to use DeFranco’s name to boost the popularity of their products.
DeFranco currently has more than 3 million YouTube channel subscribers, which makes his channel one of the highest watched on the video streaming site. In addition, DeFranco was also voted Wired’s Sexiest Geek, which was another boost to his image, name, and net worth.
Aside from making an online name for himself and hosting a popular YouTube channel, DeFranco has also signed with Revision 3 in 2012. He has also hosted the 25 anniversary of Shark Week on the Discovery Channel. Currently, DeFranco is engaged to Lindsay Jordon Doty, with whom he shares a son with. It seems that DeFranco’s net worth and fame will only continue to grow.