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Shane Dawson ~ Biography

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Shane Dawson is a young dashing actor from Long Beach, California born in July 19, 1988 current age 25, who started out making videos on YouTube for hobby and eventually became one of the biggest stars of popular video website. Shane grew up in Long Beach, California where he attended Lakewood High School. The whereabouts of Shane’s father is unknown as he abandoned his family long ago. He has a mother Theresa Dawson and a brother known as Jerid Dawson in his family. As a teenager, Shane was overly fat and got bullied a lot for that. While working for Jenny Craig with his mother and brother Shane lost 150 pounds.

Shane joined YouTube on March 10, 2008 and is now the third most subscribed You Tuber with 2,175,513 subscribers. Shane is known for making comedy videos featuring many recurring characters such as Shanaynay, Ned the Nerd, S. Deezy and Aunt Hilda. Currently Shane has 3 channels first is his main channel where he uploads all his usual stuff, his second channel is Ask Shane which he uploads every Monday and Viewer Orgy Time which he uploads once a month and his third channel is called Shane which is his iPhone channel where he uploads unedited videos from his iPhone. On his main channel, he started a new series in October 2010 called “Shane and Friends”, which is basically all his characters,(Shanaynay, Ned the Nerd, S. Deezy, Aunt Hilda, Shane’s mom and Paris Hilton) and each character talks and does their own thing for couple of minutes. Shane’s estimated annual salary is $315,000 which means he has probably got a ton of net worth in his name.

Talking about his personal life, Shane is straight and has a girlfriend named Lisa Schwartz who is also a YouTube personality which means he is not gay. Shane has been in relationship with his girlfriend for about a year. They are not married yet but it seems though the wedding gaze is just around the corner. Both of them are living together in Sherman Oaks, California. Shane has four dogs and two cats which often appear in his videos. He thinks these pets are an important part of his life. As we know Shane has lost 150 pounds in his teens that’s because he does loads and loads of exercises. He almost every day goes to the gym and does his routine exercise. He is a self-made celebrity and part of his image is the Shane Dawson hairstyle. Shane wears his hair just short of shoulder length. It is kept very straight through the use of a straightening iron. Shane used to drive a Chevy Tahoe but occasionally now he drives Nissan Murano. Shane prefers t-shirts rather than shirts. His characters are printed in number of t-shirts which fans can buy easily in e-bay or amazon.

Shane Dawson is an inspiration to the younger generation. He has got almost 3 million fans worldwide. Shane has been nominated for various awards in past years. On August 9, 2010 Shane won the award for Choice Web Star at the 2010 Teen Choice Awards. Although the category was not featured at the awards show, Shane stated on one of his video that “it was just great to be nominated and at the show itself”.  Shane also won the Vlogger award same year at The Streamy Awards. He was also nominated for Choice Web Star in the 2011 Teen Choice Awards but unfortunately lost to Rebecca Black. Some of the Shane’s most featured videos are hot teens gone wild (2009), Haunted house party(2010), how shananay stole Christmas(2011), Emo love story(2013). Shane has also released number songs officially to iTunes as singles. The best single that was ranked 16 in UK indie chart and ranked 163 was “Superluv”, which fans can easily find in iTunes and YouTube.

The YouTube celebrity Shane Dawson has number of channels in YouTube fans can easily subscribe and can enjoy his shows. Shane also has got a websites of his own where talks about his life changing moments. If anyone wants to know about his biography then they can easily find it in wiki. Fans can also follow him Facebook, Twitter or any other social networking sites. Shane is very much dedicated to his fans. He thinks his fans are the sole reason of his popularity.