Who is Rickey Thompson?
Rickey Thompson is an American actor and social media star, rising to fame from Instagram and Vine. It has a YouTube channel under its own name and has 1.1 million subscribers. Thompson has a total of 246 videos on-site and over 52 million views on-site.
Early Life of Rickey Thompson
Thompson was born in North Carolina, USA, on 6 February 1996. The 23-year-old YouTuber is holding the birth sign Aquarius. At the moment, he has not revealed any information about his parents and siblings. He has, however, revealed that he comes from a very religious family. Despite this, his family was very caring and openly supported when he came out as a gay man.
Salary and Net Worth of Rickey Thompson
Thompson accumulates most of his income from his YouTube channel. According to SocialBlade, he earns $584 – $9.3K per month and $7K – $112.1K per year from his YouTube videos. He’s famous for his challenge videos, some of which are “Whisper Challenge” and “Makeup Challenge.” He also portrayed the role of Dakota Green in the “Foursome” web series.
He’s also an actor, starring in YouTube’s “Foursome” web series. In addition, he earns on his social media accounts from paid partnerships and brand endorsements. His net worth is still under review as of 2019.
Personal Life of Rickey Thompson
During his high school career, Rickey had a lot of female friends. He was never, however, romantically attracted to them. As a result, he found out he was gay. Because of the fear of rejection on the part of his friends and family, he took a lot of time to accept it. He came out publicly on Twitter as a gay man in 2015. Later, he uploaded a video to YouTube titled “I’m OUT AND PROUD!” talking in detail about his sexual orientation.
Besides, at the moment, he’s single. His search for a boyfriend is still ongoing, and we hope he finds someone who loves him dearly.
Body Measurement of Rickey Thompson
Thompson belongs to an African-American ethnic group and is of American nationality. He’s currently living in Los Angeles. Talking about his height, Rickey’s 6 feet tall. He also has a pair of dark brown eyes and black hair.
Thompson has a follow-up of 3.8 million subscribers on his Instagram account. His social media content consists of funny skits, dances, and photos of him and his family and friends. One can observe that he is very charismatic and entertaining in his Instagram account. In addition, he also has a Twitter account with more than 579k followers.
The Career of Rickey Thompson
Usually, the posts his photos and video clips on his account. His comedy videos on the platforms soon caught the attention of his fans who asked him to post vine videos on YouTube. And he was happy to oblige, and in August 2013 he produced his YouTube channel.
As he was bullied during school days because of his sexuality, he began posting YouTube videos about his experience with harassment as well as fashion. He’s also very interested in fashion. He posted the first video as a tag video in which he answered all the questions that his fans had modeled.
He has posted videos that are usually loud, vibrant, and full of energy. Some of his most remarkable videos are ‘Cooking with Rickey,’ ‘Would You Rather Challenge,’ ‘Slang Words with Rickey,’ ‘I Pooped My Pants,’ and ‘Embarrassing Moments.’ He also accepted a number of familiar challenges, such as ‘Whisper Challenge,’ ‘Makeup Challenge’ and ‘What’s in my Hand’ among many other challenges.
He also took up the makeup challenge, along with his friend Maggie Lindemann. He and Maggie were seen in the video applying make-up on each other’s faces. They also took up the ‘Swap Clothes Challenge.’ Then he posted a video about weird and annoying make-up trends, which he said should be stopped. His facial expressions made his whole video funny. He’s a master in displaying a variety of emotions that are actually fun to watch.
He also posted a comedy video on Vine. It’s one of the videos that Kylie Jenner shared that led to fame on the social media platform. He won 2,5 million followers on Vine, but in 2016 he closed the profile. Then he started posting short videos to Instagram.
In 2018, he narrated several dramas for Aminé’s OnePointFive album and also appeared in the “Reel It In” music video. In December, he also took part in his first runway show for designer Alexander Wang. He’s currently starring in the Foursome YouTube web series.
The Quick Fact of Rickey Thompson
- Rickey Thompson is an American actor and social media star, rising to fame from Instagram and Vine.
- It has a YouTube channel under its own name and has 1.1 million subscribers.
- Thompson has a total of 246 videos on-site and over 52 million views on-site.
- Thompson was born in North Carolina, USA, on 6 February 1996.
- Usually, the posts his photos and video clips on his account.
- His comedy videos on the platforms soon caught the attention of his fans who asked him to post vine videos on YouTube.
- And he was happy to oblige, and in August 2013 he produced his YouTube channel.
- As he was bullied during school days because of his sexuality, he began posting YouTube videos about his experience with harassment as well as fashion.
- He’s also very interested in fashion.
- He’s a master in displaying a variety of emotions that are actually fun to watch.