Darren Watkins Bio

(YouTube Star)

Birthday: January 21, 2005 (Aquarius)

Born In: Cincinnati, Ohio, United States

Darren Watkins is an American social media personality and a celebrated YouTube star. On his YouTube channel, IShowSpeed, he posts video game content, mostly related to the popular basketball sports simulation video game series NBA 2K. He also posts vlogs, and short comedy videos and has close to 3 million subscribers on his channel. He is also a popular streamer on Twitch (IshowSpeed). Darren Watkins is a famed Instagram icon as well, having over 950k followers on his account, ishowspeed. He is also active on Twitter as Speed (@IShowSpeed) and has close to 163k followers. He has collaborated with Instagram star Asia Banyaga on Youtube.

Quick Facts

Age: 19 Years, 19 Year Old Males

Born Country: United States

U.S. State: Ohio, African-American From Ohio

Rise to Fame

Darren Watkins created his Youtube channel, IShowSpeed, in March 2016. His first video was titled “{2k18} {First Video}.” He has amassed fame for his gameplay videos, especially around NBA 2K. He is known mostly for challenging other players in NBA 2K and setting different speed records in the game. His fame has also reached Instagram where he is admired by hundreds of thousands of followers.

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Darren Watkins created his second YouTube channel, Live Speedy, in 2021. He mostly posts live streams, vlogs, and comedy videos on his new channel that entertains over 332k subscribers.

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Personal Life

Darren Watkins was born on January 21, 2005, in Ohio, United States. He has a younger sister who has appeared in some of his YouTube videos. There is not much information about his parents and family. However, his mother has appeared in some of his YouTube videos. Darren’s zodiac sign is Aquarius.

In a Q&A video, Darren shared that he enjoys playing football. This came as a little surprise as most of his fans thought his favorite sport to be basketball. His favorite food is pancake and he likes it best with buttermilk. According to Darren, he never listens to songs or any kind of music.

He is yet to reveal his current relationship status.

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