Born In: Epsom, Surrey, England
Louis Cole is a British filmmaker and YouTuber who loves traveling and making videos on the go. He is known for posting vlogs on his channel FunForLouis that document his life and travel adventures. With Peace out, enjoy life, and live the adventure as his motto, Cole makes video blogs with the aim of giving positive messages to his viewers. The social media personality initially found fame after filming eating stunts on his former channel FoodForLouis. However, after getting heavy warnings from RSPCA for violating certain acts by eating live creatures on camera, he took the food videos down and moved on to form another channel. Since then, he has been encouraging people to go out and enjoy life. With his interesting and inspirational videos, Cole has gained a huge fan following. Today, he has around 2 million subscribers on his YouTube channel. Not just this! He is extremely popular on Twitter and Instagram as well. As of now, he holds about 752k and 1 million followers on Twitter and Instagram respectively.
siblings: Darcey Cole, Hilary Cole
Born Country: England
City: Epsom, England
Louis Cole created his channel ‘FunForLouis’ in 2011. His first video was regarding his Norway Road trip. This video was followed by several other traveling and adventure videos such as Adventure Vlog-Park Ranger Trouble, Yoda Loves Dj-ing-UK Roadtrip, and Pancakes and Bicycles-LA Trip, to name a few. Cole also updated his channel by posting daily vlogs on it.
Some of the videos that captured the limelight were: Shooting Bananas, Jacuzzi Fire, My Jungle Bedroom-My Memories, Homeless in Austin, I got Arrested, Egyptian Meet up, Abandoned Adventures, and Water madness. All these videos garnered positive feedback from the viewers. This encouraged the YouTuber to create more vlogs and he came up with many other interesting videos. Coming to the channel’s popularity, it has earned around 2 million subscribers to date.
Louis Cole has a brand that is based on his slogan Live The Adventure abbreviated as LTA. It is a travel management agency that has two offices in Cape Town and London respectively. Cole, along with his friends Jake Evans and Steve Booker, founded a clothing company under the name Find The Nomads in 2014. Unfortunately, the company dissolved in 2016.
Cole is also the founder of the Boombus project. This project involves a double-decker bus that has been equipped as a mobile center to offer music and video game facilities to homeless youth. After signing with the Digital Seeker Network, Cole made an announcement regarding their upcoming project Flying the Globe which would involve traveling to 22 cities with his mate and pilot Juan-Peter Schulze over a period of 60 to 90 days. On 22 March 2017, Louis Cole announced that he was about to launch a Kickstarter campaign Beyond Borders - A Film Celebrating Unity that will fund a documentary flying across the globe. This project successfully crossed its goal which was set at £100,000, and reached the total amount of £111,563. He posted his first vlog of the World Flight series titled “IT BEGINS! - World Flight Episode 1” in August 2017 and the final vlog of the series came out in December 2017. His whole adventure lasted for 120 days during which he documented various cultures and lifestyles hosted in different cities around the world.
In 2012, Louis Cole got a serious warning from the RSPCA after he uploaded videos on his FoodForLouis channel showing him eating live spiders and goldfish on a trip. As a result of violating the Animal Welfare Act 2006, the YouTuber was arrested in the UK at Heathrow Airport the following year. Cole again invited controversy in 2016 while driving in New Zealand for speeding over the speed limit. Due to this incident, he received a fine of NZD$400. The same year, the YouTuber was criticized for videos related to his North Korea visit. He was accused of promoting the ideology of the North Korean regime.
Louis John Cole was born on April 28, 1983, in Epsom, Surrey, England. His father was a teacher and his mother was an IT trainer. Cole has two sisters named Hilary and Darcy. He has a lot of friends. The YouTube star is married to Youtube star Raya Encheva. The couple often collaborates on the videos for the channel. He also posts videos that feature his friends Finn Harries and Jack Harries.
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