Christian Collins or Weekly Chris, as he is better known, shot to fame when he started his YouTube channel “WeeklyChris” in 2010. He was only 11 years old when he first started filming videos—an early sign hinting of his future destiny as a famous YouTuber. He was earlier inclined towards content creation and marketing which led to him earning over a million subscribers pretty soon. The reason why people relate to his videos is because they are authentic and amateur. He is now moving towards creating music as well. In collaboration with his sister Kirsten Collins, he has already released singles ‘Don’t Let Go’ and ‘One’. It was when his videos started going viral gradually that he gained fame and popularity amongst people of his generation. His eventual collaboration with brands such as Sour Patch Kids led to commercial success and he started earning huge sums of money. He created full series and skits with the help of the production team of the brand. Collins has revealed that he wishes to travel the world and act in films some day. He also wishes to create more original as well as cover music in the future.
The Meteoric Rise To Stardom
He was always a curious kid who wanted to leave a mark and do something that makes a difference. He decided it had to be something that common people could relate to. At only 11 years of age, he picked up his camera and started making fun, interesting videos. As a young teenager he started his YouTube channel where he uploaded his videos. From being just another kid on the block, he soon became an internet sensation—a YouTube star—due to his spontaneity and zest. As his videos became viral, he garnered public attention and now has fans across the world. He has the support of his wonderful family too. All his siblings are YouTube stars as well. He collaborates with them from time to time to create fun and interesting videos for his followers.
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What Makes Christian Collins So Special
From making epic videos, music covers, beat boxing and original music to playing the piano and drums, this guy does it all. This is what makes him so special. He is not only multitalented and full of enthusiasm, but is also kind and connected to his fans in a beautiful way through his work. He is always looking for new and innovative ways to entertain people and this showman-quality that he commands sets him apart from the rest. Besides this, his goal as a YouTuber is to spread positive messages through his videos. He is popular amongst the girls because of his deep green eyes that are mesmerizing. His boyish charms have earned him interest from all over. He has piercings and rings, and a certain way of dressing, that keeps him connected to the youth.
Apart from all the attention that he gains through his work, Christian Collins is a regular young fellow. Like many artists, he is an insomniac. He is also said to be attracted by women who can shake a leg on the dance floor. It is amazing to see that he hasn’t let the fame and the money get to his head. He usually stays away from controversies.
Behind The Curtains
He has a close-knit family and he enjoys spending quality time with them. He goes to the movies and games with them and his friends. He is the second oldest of four children in the family. He admits that his family keeps him grounded and that he is inspired to get better by them. His siblings, with whom he keeps collaborating time and again, are his support system as well as his best critics, who help him come up with creative and novel ideas for his videos.