Colin Moriarty is an American YouTuber best known with is work on co-founding Kinda Funny Entertainment Company. Before co-founding the company, Colin used to work as an editor with IGN. With funds becoming a big issue when they were opening Kinda Funny, Colin and his friends began crowdfunding and asking views for support. The response was encouraging and enabled them to open their new entertainment company.
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Early Life & Biography
Colin Moriarty was born on 14th October 1984 in Long Island, New York, where he grew up. He joined North Eastern University, where he graduated with a degree in American History. He started freelancing for IGN before later being employed in the company. Besides where he was born and the university he attended, most of his background information is not in the public limelight.
Life as an editor and as a YouTuber is what brought Colin to the limelight. He became friends with Greg Miller, who they worked together in IGN before co-founding their own company with two more of their friends.
Colin Moriarty is one person who is known to value his privacy so much. This is the reason most of his private life is still not known to the public except for him and his close friends. Before leaving Kinda Funny in 2017, his hands raised a storm in social media with a Twitter post that was seen to be sexist. Though this was said not to be the reason for his leaving the company, it came days before he announced his resignation from the company leaving more questions than answers.
Most of his colleagues in the company and those he used to work with at IGN condemned his tweet. Colin never talked or issued an apology about his tweet, but Greg Miller issued an apology about the tweet and distanced the company from Colin’s personal views.
Age, Height, and Weight
Being born on 14th October 1984, Colin Moriarty is 36 years old as of today’s date 3rd January 2021. His height is 1.72m tall, and his weight is 74 kg.
After university and freelancing for IGN for some time, the company employed him on a permanent basis. He worked with Greg Miller, Tim Gettys, and Nick Scarpino, who later became his business partners. On 5th January 2015, the four left IGN to start their own entertainment company they came to name Kinda Funny.
The company majors in television, comics, films and games, and small bits of politics and snack foods. Politics and snacks food topics became famous with their audience; they decided to cover the topics on a full-time basis with daily podcasts.
Differences started to arise between Colin and his other three partners. On 13th March 2017, Colin announced his departure from the company blaming their differences in creative vision for his departure. To his fans, he promised them they haven’t seen the end of him in gaming and true to his words. He started Colin’s Last Stand channel, which is currently doing well.
Awards & Achievements
Currently, Colin hasn’t been nominated or received an award for his work on the entertainment industry. His most precious award today is doing what he has always loved doing since his childhood. With people appreciating his work, he is the greatest award Colin has so far received.
His freedom to speak his mind and do what he thinks is the right thing is a plus for him. With his fan base growing each day, we can’t rule out an award for his achievements in the future.
Net Worth & Salary of Colin Moriarty in 2021
Collins started working immediately after university when he was employed by IGN as one of its editors. He worked for the company earning a good salary as its editor until he left in 2015. Though he only worked with Kinda Funny during its formative years, he earns well as one of the shareholders of the company.
In his gaming channels, his fans have been registering at a free that ranges from one dollar to fifty dollars depending on the level you want. Currently, Colin has an estimated net worth of $2 million as of January 2021.
Online games started fascinating Colin since his school days. With not so many online gaming platforms those day, Colin wanted to change this by giving gaming enthusiasts an alternative. His positive thinking sometimes has brought him in dispute with other people, which was witnessed during his days with Kinda Funny. He’s leaving the company he co-founded was painful, but he doesn’t regret his decision to leave.