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English Actor Gavin Free's Net Worth & Earning From His Profession, An Overview on His Career

Updated On 24 Jul, 2018 Published On

Gavin Free is an English actor whose height is about 1.77m and is a 28-year-old star who is well-known for his works with Rooster Teeth, a production company from Austin, Texas. He is also the co-creator of the YouTube-based Web series, The Slo Mo Guys.

The Youtube channel was launched in 2010 and has already gained more than 1 billion views and has also won many awards. Well, out of his career, the actor has amassed a huge net worth. Let's know the details.

Gavin Free’s Net Worth

Gavin has an estimated net worth of about $5 million as per the review that was done by Forbes. All of Gavin’s money comes from his videos on his YouTube channel The Slo Mo Guys.

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By the end of 2017, his channel had 1.2 million views. He has also done slow-motion cinematography for movies like Dredd, Sherlock Holmes, Hot Fuzz, and Snow White. However, the money he received in payment for these movies is still unrevealed.

Gavin’s Career

Green Door Films

Free started his career with a production company named Green Door Films in 2006. During that time, he used high-speed cameras called Phantom Cam to create super slow-motion videos.

His creative works have been showcased in many music videos like Kasabian, Klaxons, X-Press 2, Enter Shikari, U2 and The Chemical Brothers.

Rooster Teeth Productions

Free joined Rooster Teeth in 2009. There, he got his major break as a director for Season 7 of Red Vs Blue. It was in Rooster Teeth that he got a chance to get into acting, and appeared in the mini-series of Captain Dynamic (2009) and later the live-action series Rooster Teeth Shorts(2009-).

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In 2008, Gavin joined Rooster Teeth’s video gaming division Achievement Hunter as a contract host.

He then got promoted to one of their main hosts in 2012. Achievement hunter was founded in July 2008 by Geoff Ramsey and Jack Patillo.

Other works

Free voiced the character named Vav in the series X-Ray and Vav(2014-15) and Scarlet David for RBWY(2015). He was also featured in the YouTube series Rewind from 2013-2015.

His web credits also include his contributions to Immersion, Ten Little Roosters, Happy Hour, and The Super Slow Show.

He was also featured in the music videos of Odds Are and Did I Say That Out Loud? by The Barenaked ladies rock band.

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Likewise, Free was cast as Woody in the sci-fi action comedy Lazer Team(2015). The film was directed by Matt Hullum and stars Burnie Burns and Michael Jones. The role of Woody was reprised in Lazer Team 2(2017).

His works as a slo-mo cinematographer can be seen in Snow White and The Huntsman(2017) which stars actors like Chris Hemsworth and Charlize Theron. He has also worked for films like Hot Fuzz(2007) and Sherlock Holmes: A Game of Shadows (2011) which stars actors like Robert Downey Jr and Jude Law.

Personal Ventures

The Slo Mo Guys

Gavin co-started The Slo Mo Guys in 2010 along with his friend Daniel Gruchy, a fellow presenter, Internet and YouTube personality, and podcast host.

Their experiments and stunts have become viral on many occasions and have even been featured on popular late-night shows like The Tonight Show.

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The channel won YouTube’s On The Rise program in April 2011. Besides, Free won for  Cinematography at the 2016 Streamy Awards.

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Gavin Free ’s height is around 5ft 10in or 1.77m, and he’s of English and Italian ancestry. He is currently in a relationship with another YouTube personality Meg Turney whom he met back in 2013. They both reside in their home in Austin, Texas.