Seán William McLoughlin, better known by his pseudonym Jacksepticeye or 'Jack,' is an Irish YouTuber, video game commentator, occasional vlogger, and voice actor. He is also popular for his signature green hair he dyed for charity. His channel has over 22 million subscribers, making it 70th most subscribed channel as of 2019.
Jacksepticeye's Childhood & Education
Jack was born as Sean William McLoughlin on February 7, 1990, in Ballycumber, Republic of Ireland. He holds Irish nationality and belongs to the Caucasian ethnic group.
Sean grew up alongside his siblings Allison, Malcolm, Susan, and Simon in the countryside along with his parents.
Sean attended local high school and later went to college, where he graduated in Hotel Management. Besides, information regarding his parents is not available.
Prior to his YouTube career, Jack was a drummer in an indie metalcore band Raised to the Ground for a while.
Jack's YouTube career began on February 24, 2007, when he first created his YouTube channel 'Jacksepticeye' but came to the spotlight from November 12, 2012, by uploading a Solid Snake impression.
He appeared as the antagonist of the second season of the YouTube Red show Scare PewDiePie. However, due to the controversies surrounding PewDiePie, the Revelmode network was shut down by Disney.
Jack then signed to the Disney Digital Network. He got featured on D | XP, a television programming block on the Disney channel. Along with Strawburry17, he hosted the Level UP! games panel at the D23 Expo 2017.
Recently, he produced exclusive contents for Twitch as a part of a multi-year deal with Disney's Digital Network. McLoughlin uploaded a video of him and Ryan Reynolds playing the Deadpool video game in May 2018.
Jacksepticeye's Net Worth
With an active career on YouTube, Jack has earned a decent amount of money. His net worth is estimated at around $16 million as per Celebrity Net Worth.
He has over 22 million subscribers on his YouTube as of June 2019. Likewise, according to Social Blade, he earns in the range of $29.4k - $470k per month to $352.5k - $5.6m per year from his channel. Moreover, he also earns from his sponsorships, advertisements, and endorsements deals.
Charity and Philanthropic Work
Jack alongside fellow YouTubers PewDiePie, Emma Blackery, PJ Liguori, and Markiplier took part in the Revelmode charity holiday Livestream #Cringemas and raised over $1.3 million with Gates Foundation and YouTube.
In December 2017, he hosted two charity programs to raise funds for Save The Children and managed to raise $260,000. Similarly, he also hosted charities such as the Depression and Bipolar Support Alliance, American Foundation for Suicide Prevention to empower patients to socialize, learn and play.
He managed to raise over $1 million for St. Jude Children's Research Hospital and Crisis Text Line for charities in 2018. Recently, he hosted a live stream and raised over $100,000 for the Make-A-Wish Foundation.
Sean was in a relationship with his long-time girlfriend Signe Hansen. Hansen is also a YouTuber and runs her YouTube channel titled Use Less. Sean announced his split with his girlfriend in October 2018.
Prior to Signe, he dated a Korean girl whose identity is not revealed.
At present, Sean is dating Evelien Smolders who is also a YouTuber. Evelien runs her YouTube channel Girl Gamer Gab and has over 141k subscribers. They share pictures of them together for their fans.
Jacksepticeye Age, Height & Social Media
- Jack age is 29
- His height is 5 ft. 10 inches (178 cm)
- Instagram personality with 6.1 million followers
- 22m Subscribers on YouTube