Facts of Mikey Murphy
|Full Name:||Mikey Murphy|
|Age:||22 years 2 months|
|Birth Date:||May 12, 1998|
|Best Match for Marriage:||Virgo, Cancer, Capricorn|
|Birth Place:||New Jersey, US|
|Profession:||YouTube star, Vlogger|
|Height / How tall? :||5 feet 6 inches (1.68m)|
|Net Worth:||$1 million|
|Hair Color:||Dark Brown|
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Mikey Murphy, short for Michael J. Murphy, is a well-known YouTube content creator who gained fame with his vlogging and posting of challenge and other videos on his Youtube channel. Mickey Murphy’s age is 19 years now but the fame he has gained through his videos is extraordinary.
His videos can be enjoyed by all age groups. Defending his mature video content, Mikey Murphy had stated in his video ‘Draw My Life’ that he had started walking and talking before the age of 1 and hence he can make consistent content that is well-accepted.
His smile is contagious and his fan following growing. Let us today know more about this great YouTuber and video creator!
Mikey Murphy formative years, birth, age, parents, and school
Mikey is born to Monica and Michael. His mother is a nurse whereas his father an occupational therapist. Both work at a special school for children.
Mikey was born on 12 May 1998 in New Jersey. He has a sister named Sydney who is two years younger than him. He had talked about his relations with Sydney in one of his YouTube videos. He had said that he does not get along with Sydney but there is nothing but support and love for each other! Nice!
Mikey was in high school and had created the YouTube channel for his school project. He faced heavy criticism from his schoolmates for it and was ultimately forced to quit school when things did not improve. But he is not unhappy about it since he was able to make a name for himself through his YouTube channel.
Mikey Murphy’s YouTube career and videos
Mikey had started his YouTube channel in March 2013. It is called MikeIsAverage. His early videos include ‘What I Do When I am Alone at Home’. His video quality improved over time and was also liked by those who saw it. Many of them commenced following it and he has around 1.5 million subscribers to his channel.
He also had a Vine channel which had gathered around 50000 followers before it closed for good in early 2017.
Mikey had been training in the martial art of Karate for many years. He also met and joined hands with YouTube Luke Korns who has his channel called UncleLukicorn. The two created a number of videos together which included challenges and pranks.
Mikey Murphy- The move to LA
As Mikey’s fame grew, he migrated to LA for better prospects. He met Jonah Green and also signed with talent companies such as Big Frame and Creative Artists Agency for showcasing his talent. He took part in Royal Caribbean series of Awesomeness TV.
He also became a host and has anchored several shows and events. He attends conferences related to the internet. He has worked with branded companies such as Burger King, Marvel and the like.
Mikey also transitioned into making/directing/acting in short films and TV.
Mikey Murphy’s personal life
Mikey has just crossed into adulthood. He has been into dating but is not married and has no children as yet.
Mikey was in a relationship with YouTuber Griffin Arnlund. What started in September 2015 ended in a separation in the last quarter of 2016. The reason for the breakup has not been disclosed. In 2016, he had tweeted and posted a video about his relationship status.
MY RELATIONSHIP STATUS (and other things I decided to tell you guys about this week) https://t.co/wuI500vaRv
— Michael J. Murphy (@MikeyMurphy) November 11, 2016
Mikey Murphy reviews people tell their crush
On October 31, 2018, he uploaded a video titled “PEOPLE TELL THEIR CRUSH THEY LIKE THEM; Volume 12) on his channel with 1.7 million subscribers.
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Mikey Murphy is active on social media including Instagram and Facebook. He has gained 742k followers on Instagram and over 118k followers on Facebook.