Jake Joseph Paul is an American who is a popular YouTuber, actor, internet personality, rapper, and professional boxer. He is specifically famous for starring in the Disney Channel series ‘Bizaardvark’ for 2 seasons as the lead role ‘Dirk Mann’.
Jake rose to fame on the video app ‘Vine’. Later he started posting comedy videos and vlogs on other social media platforms as well. He is active in his career since 2013. He owns the Cruiserweight in boxing and is also known as ‘The Problem Child’.
Jake Paul Wiki/Biography
Born on 17 January 1997, Joseph Paul’s age is 24 years as of 2021. He was born and brought up in a well-settled family from Cleveland, Ohio, United States. He is studied at the Westlake High School, Cleveland, Ohio, US.
He further pursued his education at Cleveland State University. From the very beginning, he was not much interested in studies but more in entertainment and sports like football & boxing. He has done 2 professional fights so far and won both by Knockout.
|Full Name||Jake Joseph Paul|
|Date of Birth||17 January 1997|
|Birth Place||Cleveland, Ohio, United States|
|Profession||YouTuber, Actor, Internet Personality, Rapper, and Professional Boxer|
|School||Westlake High School, Cleveland, Ohio, US|
|College / University||Cleveland State University, Ohio, US|
|Net Worth||$17 Million|
Family, Girlfriend & Relationships
Jake Paul belongs to a well-settled family from Westland, Cleveland, Ohio, United States. He is an American and believes in the Christian religion.
His father’s name is Gregory Allan Paul, who is a realtor as well as a social media personality and her mother’s name is Pamela Ann Stepnick, a social media personality who works for a private bank.
He also has a brother known as Logan Paul who is a famous American YouTuber, internet personality, actor, podcaster, and boxer.
Jake Paul’s marital status is unmarried. He at present is dating an American model Julia Rose. They started dating in January 2020. Before her, he also dated a fellow American YouTuber and internet personality, Alissa Violet, from November 2016 to February 2017. Then he dated an American model Erica Costell from April 2018 to November 2018. Later he also dated Ton Mongeau, an American YouTuber and internet personality from April 2019 to January 2020.
|Father Name||Gregory Allan Paul|
|Mother Name||Pamela Ann Stepnick|
|Brother Name||Logan Paul|
|Girlfriend||Julia Rose, Alissa Violet, Erica Costell and Ton Mongeau|
Jake Paul is a hot and dashing singer in the American industry. He is known for his charming good chocolaty looks and attractive personality. He has a wonderful smile, a very impressive athletic body, and dashing looks.
He owns a great hot muscular build-up with his biceps measuring about 16 inches. He is 5 feet and 11 inches in height and his body weight is around 75 Kg. He has silky blonde hair and also has beautiful and mesmerizing Hazel-Green-Brown color eyes.
Jake Paul started his career by putting a music video on the American social media platform ‘Vine’. On 15 May 2014, he uploaded his 1st video ‘Jake Paul Daily Vlogs’ on YouTube. In 2016, he played the role of Lance in the film ‘Dance Camp’ and later a cameo role of Dugan in ‘Mono’. From 2016-18, he worked in the main role for Season 1 and 2 in ‘Bizaardvark’ as Dirk Mann.
In 2016, he played the role of Conrad in the TV series ‘The Monroes’ and was also the special guest at ‘Walk the Prank’ and later in 2017 the special guest model at ‘The Price is Right. On 17 January 2017, on Pauls’s 20th birthday it was officially reported that he has launched ‘Team 10’, an entertainment collaborative to certain influencer marketing management and creative agency around Teen Entertainment.
On 30 May 2017, he released the single ‘’It’s Everyday Bro’’, featuring the now-former members with a music video. All of his songs involved featuring Team 10 members and a music video. This song became the 3rd most disliked video on the website. Still, the song debuted number 91 on Billboard Hot 100 and was certified Platinum RIAA.
On 17 June 2017, he released ‘Ohio Fried Chicken’, a single. Later he released a single ‘Jerika’ with his girlfriend Erika Costell. After his breakup, he deleted the song. On 5 August 2017, he released ‘’That Ain’t On The News’’ with a music video. Later on 25 October 2017, the music video of ‘No Competition’ was released. This song was also deleted later.
On 22 November 2017, he released ‘Saturday Night’ featuring Gucci Mane, an American rapper. On 1 December 2017, he released an extended play ‘Litmas’ for Christmas. He deleted it later. On 17 April 2018, he released the single ‘Malibu’ and on May 11 ‘My Teachers’. In 2018, he was the main subject of the documentary ‘The Mind of Jake Paul’.
On 24 February 2018, it was officially announced that Paul and his brother would be fighting an internet celebrity and a boxer known as KSI and also his younger brother in 2 white-collar boxing matches. Paul won the fight by 5th round Technical Knock Out (TKO). On 24 May 2018, 2 singles were released by him titled ‘Randy Savage’ and ‘Cartier Vision’.
On 15 August 2018, he released ‘Champion’, which was a diss track towards his boxing opponent Deji Oltanuji, which later lead to a fight. Also, throughout the summer of 2018, Paul along with the members of Team 10 on a tour performing songs within the US. On 1 March 2019, he released the single ‘’I’m Single’, focusing on his feelings and breaking up with Erika Costell.
By the end of the year 2018, one by one all the members of the Team 10 left. So, on 12 July 2019, he started a new group and on 13 December 2019 released another single ‘These Days, which he again deleted later. In 2019, he played the role of himself in the film titled ‘Airplane Mode’.
On 21 December 2019, it was officially announced that Paul will be fighting the fellow YouTuber AnEronGib famously known as Gib. The professional boxing match was won by Paul by TKO with a score of 2:18 in the very 1st round. In July 2020, it was again announced that Paul will be fighting Nate Robinson, a professional basketball player. Paul won this by Knock Out (KO) in the 2nd round by 1:24.
Jake has been in a lot of controversies so far which includes these. In late 2015, Paul starred in the main role in ‘Bizaardvark’, Disney Channel’s new comedy series. In an interview with ‘The Hollywood Reporter,’ he claimed that he was removed from the show due to the KTLA segment which was a news report on public complaints from Paul’s neighbors regarding parties, pranks, fire hazards, and large crowds congregating in the neighborhood.
On 18 July 2017, it was officially announced that Paul’s neighbors in the Beverly Grove, Los Angeles were meeting the police officials and the city council members and are trying to file a class-action public nuisance lawsuit against Paul because he made his home address public. On 24 April 2018, the owner of the house, Cobra Acquisitions sued him for $2.5 Million.
On 3 January 2018, he uploaded a video titled ‘I Lost My Virginity’ which used a thumbnail of him and his then-girlfriend Erika Costell, posed semi-nude on the top of each other. He was criticized for it and later had to change the image.
On 3 January 2018, he started a website called ‘Edfluence’, which focused on teaching people how to earn money online. However, it though costed a few bucks only but it did not give the users what they were promised including a chance to join ‘Team 1000’ which he promised. This was considered a scam and he also said pretty rude things about the US education system to attract customers who were altogether criticized.
On 3 January 2019 he promoted ‘BysteryBrand’, a website that opens a mystery box and one has the chance to win something, randomly along with the YouTuber RiceGum. Many users claimed that they did not receive any prices through the site.
On 23 February 2020, he was involved in an altercation with the famous British singer, Zayn Malik at the Westgate Hotel, Las Vegas, Nevada where both of them were staying. Due to some reasons, Paul, Paul’s brother Logan, Zayn, and later Zayn’s girlfriend Gigi Hadi, an American model got into a fight which they eventually did publicly on Twitter. The whole scenario was unclear until Logan released video footage on the 161st episode of ‘Impaulsive’, his podcast, and explained the whole situation.
Jake so far has been nominated for 5 awards out of which he won 3. In 2017, he won the Social Media Star award by Radio Disney Music Awards. The same year he won the Choice Music Web Star and Choice YouTuber by Teen Choice awards for JakePaulProductions (Youtube).
Apart from these, he has been nominated for the Videographer and Comedian award by the 6th Annual Shorty Awards for JackPaul (Vine).
As of the year 2021, Jake Paul’s net worth is about $17 million. Jake mainly earns through his videos on different social media platforms.
Facts and Information
For the video shoot of ‘Fresh Outta London’, he threw a party at his home in Calabasas, California, and grabbed national attention after being called out by Calabasas mayor Alicia Weintraub.
Jake is god gifted and does very difficult scenes with ease, hence was given the epithet ‘One Take Jake’.
He was associated with Josh Peck, Alissa Violet, Rolan Twins, Kellie Stewart, Cameron Dallas, and many more.
He has worked in Vine videos with Ritz, Pepsi, HBO, Virgin Mobile, etc.