Ryland Adams, is an American YouTube star, host, writer and producer, who shot to stardom for hosting the comedy web news network ‘Clevver Media’ in 2016. He also gained huge popularity for hosting shows on various networks like AwesomenessTV, Revolt TV, AFI, and others. He started his own YouTube channel called Ryland Adams in 2010. Most of his videos have crossed the one million mark and are still counting! The popular social media personality started his Twitter account in May 2009 and has garnered 511k followers till date. His Instagram account has amassed 1.5 million followers as of May 2018. He also has a Snapchat account. Also an actor and director, he earned much acclaim for his role in the weekly satirical sitcom, ‘#SketchTrending’, which he directed as well. Today, he has established a niche for himself in the entertainment industry with his multiple skills.
Rise to Stardom
Ryland Adams started his self-titled YouTube channel on February 9, 2010. It has garnered 2 million subscribers and 120 million views as of May 2018. He uploads videos on random topics every week, and most of them have crossed a million views. The channel’s most viewed video ‘Lie Detector Test on My Boyfriend *Emotional*’ garnered 4.5 million views in just five months. The video ‘James Charles Turned Me Into James Charles’ received over 3 million views in just one month!
In 2013, he created a pop culture YouTube channel called Utubular. As the host and producer for the channel, he collaborated with social media personalities Armen and Gigi to post about the latest Hollywood happenings and pop culture news.
He is not only a popular YouTuber but also a famed web host. He hosted and produced programs for the popular web news network Clevver Media from 2014 to 2017, helping the news channel amass over 3.4 million subscribers. Besides this, he is also applauded for hosting on AwesomenessTV, AFI, and Revolt TV.
As an actor and director, Ryland is well known for the 2015 sitcom, ‘#SketchTrending’ and ‘Shane’ (2017). He debuted in the film ‘3 Times a Charm’ in 2011 and played the role of a student.
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Ryland Adams was born on May 14, 1991, in Denver, Colorado, the USA, to Vicki Adams, who is a photographer and receptionist, and Bruce Adams. His sister Morgan is also a YouTube vlogger. He attended Cherokee Trail High School and studied broadcast journalism at the Metro State University. Since 2016, he has been dating fellow YouTube star Shane Dawson. Currently he lives in Los Angeles, California, the USA.