Kassem Gharaibeh, also known as Kassem G, is an American comedian and actor. Apart from his magnificent stand-up comedy, Kassem G is also prominent for his outstanding online content on his Youtube channel. As of 2018, his Youtube channel KassemG has 2,485,289 subscribers with 483 videos posted in it. His video tends to get millions of views.
To list some of his famous Youtube videos, California On, Going Deep and Street Music web series are a few that are very popular. His secondary Youtube channel, KassemGtwo, also has a half a million subscribers.
Likewise, Kassem G is also the recipient of several awards including Streamy Award for Best Host for his marvelous work on California On in 2013. Get to know about G’s career journey, lifestyle and net worth.
G’s Career Before YouTube
Before starting his Youtube channel, Kassem was involved with American multinational electronics company Best Buy Co. Inc.
Apart from this, he also performed stand-up comedy on his weekends where he mostly performed in small restaurants and various outlets.
G was formally engaged in his day to day business before he gave a thought of starting his Youtube channel after his friend Cory Williams got popular through his Youtube videos.
Finally, after his 10 years of contribution in Best Buy Co. Inc, he resigned from his job and gave preference in making Youtube videos.
G’s Youtube Works
After quitting his regular job at Best Buy, G started his Youtube channel by the name of KassemG in 2008. His first youtube video has 165K views at present. After his first video, G gradually started focusing more on YouTube.
Later, he was contacted by William Johnson to host his web series Equal Three. From June 2011 to January 2012, he engaged himself in hosting the series. In the year 2011, he co-starred as Mr. Anderson in the YouTube film Agents of Secret Stuff alongside Ryan Higa.
Kassem G has also hosted California On, Going Deep and Street Music web series. For his marvelous works in California On, G won Streamy Award for Best Host in 2013 beating out four other nominees which also included popular American host Larry King.
Talking about his further appearances, G has appeared on cannabis culture oriented podcast Getting Doug with High. In the year 2014, he appeared in a brief role in the movie Transformers: Age of Extinction alongside Mark Wahlberg, Nicola Peltz, and Sophia Myles. Likewise, his other movies include Getting Doug with High, Equals Three, Boner Police: The Movie.
G also co-founded Maker Studios in the year 2009 alongside Shay Butler and Lisa Donovan. On March 24, 2014, he sold Maker Studios to The Walt Disney Company for somewhere around $500 million to $950 million.
Lifestyle and Net Worth of Kassem G
The American actor and Youtube sensation Kassem G has a whopping net worth of $3 million. G, who is prominent for his Youtube contents, earns a huge amount from his YouTube videos.
His 2014 movie Transformers: Age of Extinction managed to gross $1 billion worldwide. Similarly, his movie Getting Doug with High, Boner Police: The Movie and Equals Three also managed to acquire good amounts.
Kassem G also co-founded Maker Studios in 2014 which got purchased by Walt Disney for an amount that ranges between $500 million to $950 million. G also earns a good amount for his hosting works. His TV series Smosh, Epic Rap Battles of History, Next Time on Lonny, and Four Kings have also helped in the increment of his net worth.
Hoping to see more of him in the days to come.