The well-known actress, host, and social media star Liza Koshy has recently made the headlines because of her dating life. And now her fans are curious to know more about other aspects of her life. This also includes her personal and professional life. So here is all that we have on her. Koshy was born on the 31st of March 1996 in Houston, Texas, to parents Jean Carol and Jose Koshy. Her father is a petroleum executive and her mother is a yoga instructor. Her ethnicity is half Caucasian and half Indian. She also has two older sisters. As a student, she had opted for a dual language education program and also an immersion program while in grade school. In this program, she learned to speak the Spanish language. Her graduation was at Lamar High School in 2014. After which she enrolled at the University of Houston.
There she studied business marketing for about a year. Later in 2015, she moved to Los Angeles so as to pursue a full-time career in entertainment. From 2015 to 17 she was in a relationship with the fellow YouTube personality David Debrick. She has collaborated on a necklace collection with the jewelry company named The Giving Keys. This company majorly employs and supports the formerly homeless. She also works as the co-chair for the nonpartisan group titled When We All Vote. This group is committed to increasing voter registration and participation in the country. Some of her other works other than acting and social media are as a host. She has hosted the live preshow for the 2017 Golden Globes. This award function has received a record viewership of 2.7 million live viewers on Twitter.
Career and More
Koshi first started her career by posting short comedy videos on the social media platform Vine from 2013. She had her Vine account under the name Lizzza. By the time this app shut down in the year 2017 she had already amassed 7 million followers. And as of 2016, she had also started her own YouTube channel. On this channel, she had also interviewed President Barack Obama in the year 2016 prior to the elections. The main purpose of this interview was to encourage the people to vote. In early 2018 she chose to quit posting on YouTube and decided to pursue acting full-time. But eventually started posting back in 2019.
Her channel is considered one of the fastest-growing YouTube channels. And as of now, she has more than 18 million subscribers on her channel and over 2 billion views. Her channel also gets an addition of tens of thousands of subscribers every day. Her social media reach in the year 2017 was estimated to be around 45 million followers. The Times magazine has nominated her name on the top 25 most influential people on the Internet today. She has also received a nomination for her work in 2016 for Streamy Award for Audience Choice Entertainer. And the following year she got the nomination for the People’s Choice Award for Favorite Social Media Star.
Further talking about her acting career she has starred in the Hulu horror series Freakish in the year 2016 for two consecutive seasons. A similar horror-comedy film in which she starred is titled Boo! A Madea Halloween. Some of her other roles in films and series that are famous include Princess Aubrey, Escape the Night, and Liza on Demand. She has also voiced the character of Owl in the film Crow: The Legend. And has also worked on the Netflix dance-comedy film Work It in the year 2020.
Liza Koshy Net Worth
Koshy’s net worth is estimated to be around 6 million dollars. This includes all her assets, income, possession, and investments. Most of her income is from the acting roles and her social media reach. But she also makes a bunch 0f money by working as a host. Apart from this her merch and collaborations also contribute to her income. Most of her Merchandise is around 50 dollars but nothing exceeds 59.99 dollars. Still, she makes a small fortune out of the sales. And her collaborations with different businesses and stars also add up to her total income. All of these make her total net worth.