Jay Swingler is an English YouTuber who is known for being one half of the online group TGFbro or Taking Grandads Fistings, the other half being Romell Henry. The duo is popular for making challenges, prank videos, and other comedic content. Swingler is also known for posting general vlogs on his solo, self-titled channel. He is a multitalented personality. He has studied photography and film in college and has played semi-professional football. He also enjoys playing video games. For him, YouTube is a medium of connecting with the world and displaying his talent in front of them. With millions of followers on both his solo and collaborative channel, the YouTuber has today successfully built a career for himself as a social media influencer. On a personal note, Swingler is a caring, romantic, and charming person. He is very close to his family members and often features them in his YouTube videos.
Rise to Stardom
Jay Swingler, along with his friend Romell Henry, launched the channel TGFbro on May 23, 2012. Since then, the two have been posting bizarre yet interesting videos on the channel. From bathing in a tub filled with chili sauce, beetroot juice, nachos, and cheese to trying insane bike stunts, Swingler and Henry have performed and filmed some utterly outrageous activities for their channel. It’s no wonder that their videos are considered weird by many of their viewers!
Some of the crazy videos that you should not miss are ‘Nettle Olympics ft. KSI', 'Extreme Crocodile Dentist ft. Nails (Blood Alert)' and 'We Spent the Night Buried in Solid Concrete’. With over 10 million views each, these videos are some of the most popular ones on the duo’s channel. Talking about the popularity of TGFbro, the channel has earned over 4.3 million subscribers as of November 2018.
Jay Swingler also runs a personal channel on YouTube. Launched on November 7, 2013, this self-titled channel is dedicated to vlogs. Two of the most viewed vlogs of this channel are 'I snuck into a taxi and went on an Insane journey (Ft. TGF)' and 'Locked in a SUPERSTORE overnight by myself'. Both of these vlogs are super fun to watch!https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=48E0H-WBuBY
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Jay Swingler was born on March 17, 1995 in Dudley, England at Wordsley hospital in Wordsley. He has a sister. He has featured both his father and mother in his YouTube videos. Swingler went to Halesowen College to study photography/film. However, he did not enjoy it and decided to quit.
At the age of 12, Jay Swingler began making YouTube videos, usually publishing Call of Duty gaming content. Initially, he posted videos infrequently and was not much serious about building a YouTube career. He played semi-professional football in a team called Kidderminster Harriers. Later, he quit the sport in order to focus more on his YouTube career.https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iV9t2bqQGwo