Who is Casey Neistat and what is his net worth 2018? Casey Neistat was born on 25th March, 1981 Gales Ferry, Connecticut, United State. He is an American YouTuber, vlogger, filmmaker and the co-founder of a company named Beme which is a social media company. His full name is Casey Owen Neistat. His father is Barry Neistat and his mother is Amy Neistat. He has three siblings named Van Neistat, Jordan Neistat and Dean Neistat.
His grandmother Louise Neistat was a tap dancer and she worked as a Radion City Music Hall’s Rockettes during the period of World War II. He and his brother, Van created an HBO series titled The Neistat Brothers. He ran away from his home and then he had his first child with his girlfriend, Robin Harris. The name of his son is Owen. He was 17 years old when Owen was born.
For the first time, he was married to Candice Pool but this marriage did not last longer than a month and unfortunately they got separated. Thereafter, on 18th February, 2013 he got engaged to Candice Pool once once again and the couple got married for the second time in December, 2013. They have a daughter named Francine. Candice is featured in many films of Neistat. Currently, he resides in New York at Tribeca, Manhattan.
Education: He left the school at the age of 15 years while he was studying in 10th standard and after that he never returned to school.
Career: After leaving his home he worked as a dishwasher at a restaurant then he moved to New York City. He also worked as a short order cook for some time in Mystic, Connecticut. After moving to New York City, he joined the work as a bike messenger. He has a website with address casey.nyc. His channel is Casey Neistat. He has launched a video chatting app which is free of beauty enhancement features and filters.
In 2003, He made his first International appearance in a three minutes movie titled iPod’s Dirty Secret which criticised the Apple’s shortcoming in replacing battery for iPod. This film received national media attention. In 2004, Casey made a video of his grandmother making the world’s greatest French toast.
In 2010, he released a movie titled The Light Bulb Conspiracy. In 2010, he won the John Cassavetes Award at Independent Spirit Awards.
In October, 2011 he posted a short film of four minutes on youtube which was about his grandmother and the video went viral with millions of views, likes and shares. After 22 days of the upload of video his grandmother died a natural death when she was 92 years old. After her death Casey wrote her obituary and delivered the eulogy. In the same year his movie titled 3×3 was released.
In 2012, he won an award at the Independent Spirit Awards for the production of a movie titled Daddy Long Legs. In 201 his movie Casey Neistat Vlog was out. In 2016, he won a streamy award for the Best First Person Series. And in the same year he was awarded the YouTuber of the year by Shorty Awards, GQ Men of the Year award by New Media Star, Steamy Awards for the Entertainer of the year and Stremay Awards for Best Editing
Casey Neistat Net Worth
The estimated net worth of this American filmmaker and youtuber is $2.5 million. His youtube channel has more than 6.5 million subscribers. In a day his channel gets around 1.7 million new subscribers and earns around $2600 regularly. He is among the top vloggers on youtube. He is quite popular over the social networking sites. He has also directed commercials for many famous brands.
Casey has an impressive collection of 7 luxurious cars. Two from his marvellous collection are blue truck and a BMW 530i Touring.
Besides being a producer or director he is also the co-owner of a social media company Beme. He is also an actor and has appeared in various tv shows. He has directed advertisements for top brands like Nike, Samsung, Google, Inc, Crew, Finn Jewelry and Mercedes Benz. He gets money from filmmaking as well. He owns a website and video chatting app as well. In November, 2016 he sold his company Beme to CNN for an amount of $25 million.
This famous entertainment personality has made a name for himself on his own as he left his home when he was a teenager. Despite not being highly educated he is well known and respected by others because of the talents he possesses. He has earned a great wealth even when he started from zero level which is the most inspirational thing of his life journey. His popularity has spread across the globe and is increasing rapidly. We wish him more luck and success as the time passes.