Keith Leak Jr. is an American YouTube comedian best known for his association with the enormously popular YouTube channel ‘Smosh’. He has appeared in a number of Smosh videos till date, such as "Magic iPod," "Every Party Ever" and "The Truth Behind Emojis”, to name a few. Recognized for his humorous personality and brilliant hosting skills, Keith has also worked as an actor in the past. Interested in pursuing a career in the entertainment industry from a young age, he studied creative and performing arts in college. Besides being a part of ‘Smosh,’ he also operates a personal channel called ‘keithleaktv.’ On a personal note, the Ohio native is a very smart and talented individual. He grew up playing soccer for about 12 years and has won numerous trophies. As a human being, he is extremely emotional, especially when it comes to his family. His main motive in life is to entertain others and make them laugh.
Rise to Stardom
Keith Leak Jr. started his career as an actor, appearing in the TV mini-series ‘Livin' N NoHo’ and in the television movie ‘Just the Two of Us’. He then joined the YouTube group, ‘Smosh,’ alongside Noah Grossman and Olivia Sui. He was also the first Smosh Squad member to feature on the channel ‘Smosh,’ appearing in the video ‘Magic iPod’ in December 2014.
He has featured in plenty of ‘Smosh’ videos as of now, including "Every Party Ever" and "The Truth behind Emojis”. He was also the host of the ‘Smosh Pit’ series titled ‘One Hour Song Machine’. He has also been one half of the ‘House Band’ on ‘You Posted That?’ along with fellow comedian Scott Passarella.
Keith and the other Smosh members also have their own respective YouTube channels. His Smosh channel is called ‘Smosh Keith’ and features a single video as of now. This video, titled ‘NETFLIX and CHILL (Michael Jackson PYT Parody),’ is a fun and entertaining parody video.
The comedic personality has a personal channel called ‘keithleaktv’ as well. Launched on February 20, 2013, it consists of a few comedy videos. Keith hasn’t shared any new content on this channel since April 2014. The description of this channel reads “KeithLeakTV, Where Bad TV Gets Worse”.
Talking about his popularity as a YouTuber, his collaborative channel ‘Smosh’ is immensely successful, having earned over 23 million subscribers as of now. The channel ‘Smosh Keith’ also has a decent number of followers.
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Family & Personal Life
Keith Leak Jr. was born on October 22, 1991, in Ohio, USA, to Kelly Renee and Keith Leak Sr. He has three sisters, six step-siblings, and a half-brother, including Kanzas, Kaleb, Kierra, and Britney. Currently, he resides in Los Angeles, California. He portrayed Garvey in the flick "Mono”.