Deji Olatunji Biography
Deji Olatunji, also known as Comedy Shorts Gamer, is a well-known YouTube star who creates videos with a unique blend of comedy, gaming, and family pranks. He is also a Digital Content Creator, Actor, Rapper, Musical Artist, and Social Media Star. He has also posed challenges and reaction videos. With over 10.4 million subscribers, he is well known for being one of the most subscribed YouTube stars.
Deji Olatunji Age
How old is Deji? He is 25 years old as of December 2021. Olatunji was born on December 9, 1996, in London, England, the United Kingdom.
Deji Olatunji Height
The British-based YouTuber stands at a height of 5’8″ (173 cm).
Deji Olatunji Nationality
Deji is an American national and citizen by birth. He was born in London, England, the United Kingdom. Deji is of black ethnicity/heritage/ancestry of Nigerian-American.
Deji Olatunji Family | Parents
Olatunji grew up in London, England, to Nigerian parents. Olajide “Jide” Olatunji and his wife Yinka Olatunji relocated to England to raise their two children. His older brother JJ, better known as KSI, is a popular YouTuber with over 15 million subscribers and the 23rd most subscribed channel on YouTube.
Deji Olatunji Girlfriend |Spouse
He was in a relationship with social media star Dunjahh in 2019, but the two later broke up in 2021.
Deji Olatunji Net Worth
He has an estimated net worth of 5 million dollars. This includes his property, funds, and earnings. His main source of income is his work as a YouTuber.
Deji Olatunji Career
He is so popular that he was ranked second in the list of “UK’s Most Influential YouTube Creators” compiled by Tubular Labs for the BBC in 2015, just behind his older brother Olajide “JJ” Olatunji, who was ranked first. Deji primarily posts gaming videos, pranks, and crazy challenge videos. He is very active on YouTube, averaging 3-4 videos per week. The vast majority of his videos have received over one million views. He finished second in the 2015 ‘Legends of Gaming’ competition alongside other YouTube gamers such as Wroetoshaw and Calfreezy. Deji has his own clothing line called ‘Tank,’ and his website sells beanies and snapbacks.He is also trying his hand in acting and was featured in the 2016 comedy film Laid In America, which stars his brother JJ and popular YouTube vlogger Caspar Lee in lead roles.
Olatunji has been heavily influenced by his older brother JJ’s success on YouTube. The two boys have a healthy sibling rivalry, and Deji, believing that he can accomplish what his brother has, launched his own YouTube channel in 2011. Deji, like his brother, began his YouTube career with gaming videos, posting short funny videos about games such as Halo 3, Tekken 6, Modern Warfare 3, and FIFA 12. He quickly began uploading various types of videos to his channel, such as vlogs, skits, challenges, and pranks. Many of his videos featured failed father-son pranks, which quickly gained popularity and aided his channel’s growth.
He has uploaded a variety of videos to his channel, including comedic Q&A series, pranks on his parents, and vlogs. He has kept his own identity in his videos, whether through more yelling, weirdness, or a lot more offensive mom-jokes. He’s even participated in “deadly” challenges that have caused him physical pain and discomfort, such as the “Do Not Do Challenge” and the hot sauce challenge.