Who is Rhett Mclaughlin and what is his net worth 2018? Rhett McLaughlin is an American YouTuber, writer, actor, and comedian. He is best known for “Good Mythical Morning”, “Rhett and Link Buddy System” and “The Mythical Show”. Rhett McLaughlin was born on October 11, 1977, in Macon, Georgia, United States. He attended The Bluies Creek Elementary School, Bluies Creek, North Carolina. Rhett met his best friend Link on September 4, 1984.
The same day he started elementary school. Link also attended the same elementary school. The two have been friends since then. Rhett attended the Harnett Central High School in Angier, North Carolina. He attended the North Carolina State University where he earned a degree in Civil engineering.
Rhett McLaughlin got married in 2001. He is married to Jessie lane. The couple has two children, Locke McLaughlin and Shepherd McLaughlin. Rhett currently resides with his family in Los Angeles.
After graduating from the University, Rhett got a job at Black & Veatch. He later quit his job to focus on a YouTube page he built with his best friend, Link. The duo has built a brand together. They have a number of YouTube channels including “Rhett & Link”, “Good Mythical Morning”, “Good Mythical MORE”, and “This is Mythical”.
In January 2011, the duo launched a talk show dubbed “Good Morning Chia Lincoln”. The show featured an Abraham Lincoln Chia Pet. The show lasted for only a month. The show ended in February after the death of the pet.
The duo moved to Los Angeles and there they launched another morning show titled “Good Mythical Morning”. It was launched on January 9, 2012. They also launched a podcast on iTunes and SoundCloud on September 27, 2013. The podcast was called “Ear Biscuits”. The duo has released two musical comedy albums “Just Mail Us the Grammy” and “Am Sorry, what was That?”.
Rhett and Links starred in the series “Rhett & Link: Commercial Kings”. They have also appeared on “The Tonight Show with Jay Leno”, and “The Tonight Show starring Jimmy Fallon”. Rhett and Link created, wrote, produced and starred in their most recent show titled “Rhett and Link Buddy System”.
They also published a book titled “Rhett and Link’s Book of Mythicality: A Field Guide to Curiosity, Creativity, and Tomfoolery on February 13, 2017. The duo has been touring in the States promoting their new book. The tour was announced in May 2017.
Rhett Mclaughlin Net Worth
Rhett McLaughlin net worth is $9 million. The YouTube personality earns a majority of his income from the YouTube channels he has with his friend Link. Their channel, Rhett, and Link have over 12 million subscribers and 3 billion views. They have four active YouTube channels.
Rhett and Link are one of the first internet personalities to move to television. Till now Rhett has built almost all his business except for his first job, with his best friend Links. They have won several awards including the Shorty Award for Best Web Series. They have also received recognition from LA Weekly, Business Insider and USA Today.