Alfie Deyes is an English YouTuber, Vlogger, property investor, and author. Alfie Deyes runs the YouTube channels Alfie Deyes –formerly Pointless Blog, Alfie Deyes Vlogs –formerly Pointless Vlogs, and Pointless Blogs Games.
Table of Biography
Early life and Childhood
Alfie was born in Enfield, London on 17 September 1993. He is 28 years old person with a hardworking nature. His parents are Amanda and Nick Deyes and have a sister named Emma Poppy Deyes. Similarly, his family relocated to Brighton, East Sussex at the age of 4. In early 2013, he moved into a flat in London, with YouTuber Casper Lee. He moved back to Brighton with his girlfriend, Zoe Sugg in October 2014.
In June 2017, the couple upgraded to a larger seven-bedroom house, which had been purchased in July 2015, and renovated over several months. His nationality is British.
He attended Varndean School in Brighton. Later, he attended Varndean College, achieving the grades he needed to go to university. Despite being offered a place, he chose to defer to university and take a gap year to spend time traveling. In the end, he chose not to join University and continue pursuing his successful YouTuber career.
Alfie appeared on the 2014 single “Do They Know It’s Christmas” as a part of the Band-Aid 30 charity supergroup, raising money for the Ebola Virus Epidemic in West Africa. He had even become a member of ‘YouTube Boyband’ that raised money for Comic Relief. Deyes is director of PointlessBlog Ltd and Pointless Holiday Ltd, alongside Dominic Smales.
In 2013, Deyes was a member of the “Guinness World Record” channel and held several world records, including “Most bangles put on in 30 seconds by a team of two”, along with YouTubers Marcus Butler and ‘Laurbubble’ and “Most party poppers popped in 30 seconds” with a count of 29 and has many more records. He has made his life full of fun and dedication.
He started his PointlessBlog YouTube channel in 2009. Likewise, the channel has currently over 4.93 million subscribers and over 506 million views on YouTube. His vlogging channel has 3.73 million subscribers and over one billion views, his gaming channel has 1.66 million subscribers and over 215 million views. Also, he has a good fan following of 3.2 million followers on Twitter and 4 million followers on Instagram.
Further, he has also collaborated with a number of other YouTubers; including Tyler Oakley, Troye Sivan, Miranda Sings, Tanya Burr, Louis Cole, Louise Pentland, Grace Helbig, Joe Sugg, Zoe Sugg, and Jim Chapman. Even, he has created a couple of videos with Ariana Grande for the You Generation network on YouTube.
In 2019, he made an announcement that after ten years, he was no longer to be identified on YouTube as ‘PointlessBlog’. Moroever, he has named his channels instead, ‘Alfie Deyes’ (main channel) and ‘Alfie Deyes Vlogs’ (vlog channel). As of 9 February 2019, his gaming channel ‘PointlessBlogGames’ remains unchanged. Two of the popular video on his channel are “Ariana Grande Does My Makeup,” and “Guess The YouTuber.” The videos have garnered 17M views and 14M views respectively.
Moreover, apart form YouTube, he signed a book deal with Blink Publishing in 2014. His debut book The Pointless Book released in September of the same year. Likewise, he released his A sequel to The Pointless Book, The Pointless Book 2, on 26 March 2015. It even became the second best-selling non-fiction book in its first week of release.
Similarly, he released a standalone autobiography, The Scrapbook Of My Life, on 24 March 2016. On July 13, 2017, Deyes released the third and final book in the Pointless Book series titled The Pointless Book 3.
Awards and Nominations
In 2013, Alfie Deyes was a member of the “Guinness World Records” and held several world records. 2015 Debrett’s 500 listed Deyes as the most influential people in Britain under the New Media category.
He was nominated for Teen Choice Award for Choice Web Collaboration in the year 2014 and 2015, Nickelodeon Kid’s Choice Awards, BBC Radio 1 Teen Awards, UK Favorite Vlogger, and Best British Vlogger.
Alfie has a relationship with YouTube star Zoe Sugg. Likewise, the duo has been together since October 2012. And they moved into a flat in London in early 2013. Shortly after moving together, they bought a black Pug named Nala. Further, Deyes and Sugg also make videos together usually. They live together and have a very great relation between them.
Alfie Deyes uploaded a video titled, Living on £1 for 24 hours, in 2018 where he aimed to spend only £1 for a full day. He received many negative feedback and comments from fans and news companies. They claimed that he made a mockery of poverty. On 18 June 2018, Deyes uploaded a video to his vlogging channel titled Let’s talk about £1 video. In this video, he apologized for everything he did in the original video and he claimed he didn’t mean to mock poverty in any way.
Deyes chest size is 39 inches or 99 cm, Arms/ Biceps is 14 inches or 35.5 cm and the waist is 30.5 in or 77.5 cm. He is 6’1″ tall and has 71 kg.
Social Media and Net Worth
Deyes is active on many social media like YouTube, Twitter, and Instagram. Likewise, he has more than 3.86 million subscribers on YouTube, over 3.7 million on Instagram, and over 5.5 million on Twitter.
Alfie Deyes’s estimated net worth $4.5 million.