Alex Wassabi or Alexander Burriss is an American who is a popular actor and a well-known internet celebrity by profession. He is popularly known for his appearance in the movie titled Bob 2! A Madea Halloween.


He is also popularly known for his appearance in web series like Escape the Night and Light as a Feather. He is also known for his YouTube channel on which he mainly posts skits and parody music videos.

Alex Wassabi Wiki/Biography

Born on 28 March 1990, Alex Wassabi’s age is 31 years as of 2021. He was born and raised in a well-settled Christian family from Montana, United States. He was brought up in Lexington, Kentucky but later moved to Durham, North Carolina. He is an American by nationality and has his belief in the Christianity religion.

He completed his early schooling at a Local High School in Durham, North Carolina. After that, he enrolled himself at a local private university in Durham, North Carolina from where he completed his graduation. Since childhood, he has always wanted to be a popular actor and internet celebrity in his career.

Full Name Alex Wassabi (Alexander Burriss)
Net Worth $15 Million
Date of Birth 28 March 1990
Age 31 Years
Birth Place Montana, United States
Profession Actor and Internet Celebrity
Nationality American
Hometown Montana, United States
Zodiac Sign Leo
School Local High School, Durham, North Carolina, US
College / University Local Private University, Durham, North Carolina, US
Education Qualification Graduate

Family, Girlfriend & Relationships

Alex Wassabi’s father’s name is Adam Burriss who is a businessman by profession and his mother’s name is Maribel Burriss who is a housewife.

He also has three siblings, his brother’s names are Andrew Burriss and Aaron Burriss, both of them are YouTubers by profession and his sister’s name is Mariah Burriss.


Alex Wassabi’s marital status is unmarried. He is not dating anyone for now, but previously he was in a relationship with Lauren Riihimaki who is also a YouTuber by profession. The couple dated each other for almost three years before they announced their separation in the year 2018.

Before that, he was in a relationship with popular internet celebrities like Olalla Lopez and Vanessa Merrell.

Physical Appearance

Alex Wassabi is a good-looking smart and handsome guy with a dashing and charming personality. He owns a great strong physique with attractive body measurements and a rhomboid muscular body type.

He is 5 feet and 9 inches in height and his body weight is around 75Kg. He has dark brown color short and stylish hair and also has blistering dark brown color beautiful and mesmerizing eyes.


Alex Wassabi started his career as a YouTuber. He started a YouTube channel named Wassabi Productions along with his friend Roi Wassabi on which they mainly posted skits and parody music videos. They gained huge popularity and worldwide recognition after they posted the parody video of the popular song titled Call Me Maybe in the year 2012 that has more than 140 million views to date.

Following years most of their videos went viral and in no time their channel becomes one of the most subscribed channels on the YouTube platform. In the year 2016, he renamed his channel Burriss as his friend leave the channel and since then he has used to upload gaming-related videos on his YouTube channel.

Net Worth

As of 2021, Alex Wassabi’s net worth is $15 million. He majorly earns through his YouTube channel, acting career, and several other business ventures.

Facts and Information

Alex Wassabi has been nominated for several popular awards throughout his career. He has been nominated for awards like Streamy Awards in the years 2017, 2018, 2019, and Shorty Awards in the year 2018.

He likes watching movies, traveling, and playing video games in his free time. Alex Wassabi has gained million-plus subscribers on his YouTube channel and 3.6 million-plus followers on his Instagram account.