Who is Toby Turner and what is his net worth 2018? The spread of the internet has opened up new vistas for earning. You find people today in the strangest of professions. One such strange profession is that of an Internet personality. Tobias Joseph Turner aka Tobuscus is one such American internet personality, actor, comedian, and musician. Born on 03 March 1985 in Osborn, Mississippi to middle-class parents, Toby Turner has more than 15.3 million subscribers and over 3.6 billion video views.
When he was young, his parents shifted base to Niceville, Florida where his father started running a departmental store. His mother used to assist him in the store as his assistant. Hence, you can say that Toby Turner had very modest beginnings to his life.
He had a great interest in film making, especially in the field of cine photography. Sensing this interest in her son, Toby’s mother took a loan to get him a good camera. Toby acknowledges this fact even today. He said that this act of his mother helped him carve out a YouTube career.
He has three channels on You Tube namely, the Tobuscus channel, his vlogging (new terminology for sharing video blogs) channel and the gaming channel. Joining You Tube for the first time in 2006, he created his individual channel, Tobuscus. One of his most popular videos is “Don’t Tase Me, Bro!” a remix of the University of Florida Taser incident.
Toby opened up a new vlogging channel on You Tube where he started uploading unedited vlogs. He has a gaming channel as well in his name where he had uploaded games like Minecraft and the Happy Wheels series.
He had a passion for acting as well. In 2010, he acted in his first feature film, New Low where he played the role of the standup comedian Dave. He has a unique record to his name. He is the only human character in the Cartoon Network show, ‘The Annoying Orange’.
We do not have any information about his human partners anywhere on the internet. There is a mention about his dog, Gryphon, with whom he loves spending valuable time.
Education: Since he grew up in Florida, he did his initial schooling in Niceville, Florida before graduating with a degree in communication production from the University of Florida. This degree can come in handy in his present occupation.
Toby Turner Net Worth
Toby has an estimated net worth of $5.7 million. This is an acceptable figure considering that he has more than 15 million subscribers and has over 3.6 billion views on You Tube.
In this age of modern technology, posting You Tube videos is a fruitful occupation. Toby Turner had a love of film making right since a young age. With his degree in communication production, he has the perfect credentials for pursuing this occupation.
He has three channels in You Tube, the combined subscribers of which exceed 15 million. In addition to having solo efforts on You Tube, he has collaborated with several You Tube personalities on a number of projects. One such collaboration was with guitarist Joe Penna in 2009. Similarly, he has worked in collaboration with Jack Douglas.
He has also starred in the You Tube series, Terminator Genisys. One of the famous personalities involved in this series is the terminator, Arnold Schwarzenegger. He has also worked with You Tube stars such as Lilly Singh, Olga Kay, Epic Lloyd, etc.
He has played roles in some films as well such as New Low, The Great Gilly Hopkins, etc. He is famous for being the only human character in the CN series, The High Fructose Adventures of Annoying Orange.
He has a dog by the name of Gryphon whom he loves very much. He is allergic to cats and dairy products. He has a long-standing problem with asthma. He is taking medicines for the same.
In this age of technology, you have innovative professions. Being an Internet personality is one such lucrative profession to excel in a career. This profession requires a great degree of skill as well. Many of his videos have gone viral with a total viewership of around 3.6 billion views. Toby has just proved that you need not be a high-profile actor or musician to earn money.