Derek Deso is a prominent YouTube star who owns 2.5 million subscribers on his channel where he attracts the audience with mostly prank videos. He made his first appearance on YouTube in August 2010 in a joint channel with his friends, Lil Moco, Qbanguy, and NessBoog.
That collaborative channels’ name was “The BoogShow”. Later, on 11th July 2011, Derek started his separate solo channel as “DerekDesoDaily” where he posts prank videos, eating challenges, family-time-related videos, and blogs. With such content on YouTube, he has attracted millions of subscribers and views which have become the major source of income for his living. Let’s scroll down to know more about this famous YouTuber and social media personality!
Famous YouTuber’s Early Life & Parents
The talented YouTuber, Derek Deso, holding an American Nationality, was born on April 27, 1987, in Los Angeles, California. By this time, he is currently 34 years and 3 months old and his zodiac sign is Taurus. He has got 2 siblings, one younger than him Steven Deso, and his elder brother Ryan Deso.
Derek hasn’t unfolded much about his parents and time with family members. However, in one of his videos, Derek has mentioned that he and his brothers were looked after by their mother alone, but never mentioned his father’s whereabouts. Talking about his background in education, he hasn’t told exactly which level of education he has accomplished but he mentioned that he went to Bellflower High School. Check out the popular YouTube twins list.
Rather than education, Derek spends most of his time doing pranks and watching different kinds of videos which influenced him to be a YouTube sensation to follow such line of work which he is doing at present.
Learn His Amazing Facts
Derek is an American YouTube star of white Ethnicity. He is fond of dogs, also he has tattoos all over his body. We can see random tattoos on his hands, neck, and chest while there is an “OMERTA” tattoo on his left hand. He loves to cook as well as travel. Deso’s favorite food is fried chicken. One of his favorite tv show is “Family Guy” which is a kind of therapy for him and he watches it frequently.
Talking about his body measurements and physical appearance, Black hair and Dark Brown eye colored Deso is 6 feet 4 inches (193 cm) tall and weigh 165 lbs (75 kg).
His Career as a YouTuber
By profession, Derek is a sensational YouTuber who makes people laugh with his funny content and pranks. Other contents like alcohol pranks, eating spicy foods, pranks involving dangerous creatures have also allured the public at millions rate. One of the videos titled ‘Extreme Spider Prank Gone Wrong’ has hit over 5 million views and 30K likes. Most of their videos have earned a great number of views because of their ability to make people enjoy and laugh.
Additionally, on 11th July 2011, Deso created his channel as “DerekDesoDaily” which is famous for primarily the pranks. Other contents include pranks with his romantic partners, challenges, family times, arts and sketches, and also some other awesome content.
By uploading such fantastic content, he has garnered over 2.5 million subscribers and his other channel named “DerekDeso” has also gained 1.95 million subs. With his hard work and awesome sense of humor, Derek has managed to make his viewers enjoy his videos on all three channels.
How much is the Net Worth of Derek Deso?
Derek Deso’s net worth is estimated to be $700,000. As a YouTuber and a social media influencer, he earns about $630 per day which will be around $230,000 per year from the ads that run on his videos.
Deso as a YouTube star has made a lot of money till now and looking at his dedication and hard work on his work, there is no doubt that he will earn money, subscriptions, and views to a greater extent in the coming days. Similar to YouTuber Logan Paul.
Is Derek Deso Married?
Derek has been in a romantic relationship with the same person as him, a YouTuber and social media personality, Lycette Cornejo. After Derek proposed to her, they were in a Living together relationship in Derek’s apartment. The two shared their journey for over a year and also collaborated on each other YouTube channel as well.
They used to make pranks videos of each other and post on their respective channel which was also liked by many viewers. Later in May 2017, they announced that they were no longer together which is also thought of as a prank as they had already made break-up pranks a couple of times before, but Derek confirmed their separation on one of his videos.
Later in 2019, Derek started dating Sophie Turner. Due to the pure love and better understanding between each other, after few months of dating, the couple decided to engage. Before their lavish wedding on 12th September 2020, they spend their months doing pranks on each other. In one video, Sophie pretends to be pregnant with another man’s child which was the scariest prank for Derek. However, Derek also pranked Turner saying that he has been cheating on her. Nevertheless, their fans enjoyed both of the pranks a lot.
Later they got married on September 12 where the whole marriage was captured on film and was posted on Derek’s channel. Similar to the wedding of ABC who is living a blissful marital relationship. Derek married Sophia knowing that she had a son from her past relationship and he shared a good father-son bond with her son.
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