Sean McLoughlin, famous for his professional name Jacksepticeye is an Irish YouTuber. His prominence in fame and fortune grew up after joining YouTube in 2007 and has over 22 million subscribers on his YouTube channel as of June 2019.
- 1 Quick Biography
- 2 Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement
- 3 Education, School/College University
- 4 Parents, Siblings, Nationality, Ethnicity, Religion & Political Views
- 5 Married? Relationship, Dating, Affair, Girlfriend, Wife, Children
- 6 Professional Life and Career
- 7 Awards & Nominations
- 8 Jacksepticeye Net Worth, Income & Salary In 2020
- 9 Rumors and Controversy/Scandal
- 10 Social Media: Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, etc.
He was born as Seán William McLoughlin on February 7, 1990, in Ireland as the youngest child of his parents, among two girls and three boys. He was raised in the countryside by his parents, and thereafter he lived in a wooden cabin alongside the residence of his parents. Later, he lived with a few of his friends for some time, who featured in a vlog once.
|Full Name/Real Name:||Seán William McLoughlin|
|Age:||30 years old|
|Birth Date:||February 7, 1990|
|Net Worth in 2020:||$20 million|
Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement
He has an age of 30 years old.
Education, School/College University
He first attended college to study Music Technology but did not complete the course. He then re-joined college and earned a degree in Hotel Management. Being the games enthusiast he is, he resorted to playing a wide variety of games ranging from AAA games to flash games.
Parents, Siblings, Nationality, Ethnicity, Religion & Political Views
Religiously, he is an agnostic atheist—he does not believe in God but is not in a position to refute the existence of God. Sean has a big family with five children – three boys and two girls – and he is the youngest. He has revealed the names of only two of his siblings, who are Allison and Malcolm, who is the writer.
Married? Relationship, Dating, Affair, Girlfriend, Wife, Children
Jacksepticeye has never been married but is in a relationship with his girlfriend Girl Gamer Gab born Evelien Smolders, a Dutch YouTuber. However, before Gab, he was in a relationship with Danish vlogger Signe Hansen for three years. They began dating in 2015 but broke up in mid-2018
The relationship was underwater, but they confirmed it in March 2019.
|marital status? (single, married, in relation or divorced):||in relation|
|When did he get married? (married date):||N/A|
|Does he have any relationship affair?||Evelien Smolders (2019–present)|
|Is Jacksepticeye Gay?||No|
Professional Life and Career
He created his YouTube account with the username of ‘jacksepticeye’ on February 24, 2007. The username actually cropped up when his friends who called him Jack began calling him jacksepticeye after he survived a severe accident in which he injured his eye, which later became infected.
In an indie metalcore band ‘Raised to the Ground,’ he served as a drummer for some time. Although he joined YouTube in 2007, he began his career as a You-tuber in 2012 by uploading a Solid Snake impression.
The channel began gaining popularity from September 2013 after he uploaded Let’s Play’ video games of ‘Dark Souls’ and ‘Far Cry 3’.the win on PewDiePie shout-out competition also propelled the videos to a greater extend. He mentions his favorite game to be ‘Shadow of the Colossus’ and the genre to be an adventure. Some of his well-known series are ‘SKATE 3’, ‘The Sims 4’, ‘The Escapists,’ ‘Undertale’, and ‘Subnautica,’ among others.
His uncanny quality of connecting with millions of his fans and viewers in a special way through his other series that does not fall in the genre of video games has given him an enormous advantage. For instance, ‘Reading Your Comments’ and replying to comments, both supportive as well as harsh, received on Twitter, YouTube, and Tumblr.
Another technique he uses is ‘Drawing Your Tweets’ where he obliges his fans by drawing things on a whiteboard that are often suggested by them. He also shares and talks about his life and present events and occurrences related to his channel with his fans and viewers by uploading vlogs.
Awards & Nominations
He has been nominated for several awards, including a kid’s choice award for the favorite gamer.
Jacksepticeye Net Worth, Income & Salary In 2020
The YouTube channel earned him not only fame but also an enormous fortune.
As of August 2020, Jacksepticeye has an estimated net worth of $20 million.
The major source of his income is YouTube career, as endorsements also have aided his earnings.
Rumors and Controversy/Scandal
Talking about his dissatisfaction, McLoughlin has been critical of the changing algorithms and policies on YouTube. In April 2018, McLoughlin responded to YouTube pulling ads stating that YouTube was people’s career and that changing the way things are done, it was necessary that the people are informed.
Social Media: Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, etc.
Jacksepticeye’s Facebook page has around 414k fan likes, and his Twitter account has around 5.34M followers. On Instagram account, he has around 6.2m followers while on YouTube, Jacksepticeye has around 22m subscribers.
Indeed, the YouTuber’s raging fame has become the gateway to his endorsement deals and promotes Cloak and many other brands via his Instagram.
Even though the detail of his sponsorship deal is yet to be out, Jacksepticeye possibly earns bundles of dollars.