Chris Pfaff - Updated Feb 2024

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Chris Pfaff

Chris Pfaff (Christopher Russel Pfaff); is an American music producer, television personality, and clothing designer. Chris Pfaff is also the founder of the streetwear clothing line Young and Reckless and host of Short Story Long Podcast. Being a successful entrepreneur and the star of 3 hit MTV shows, including the new season of “Fantasy Factory“, he is also known under the nickname Drama.

Early Life

Chris Pfaff was born on 28th January 1988, in Akron, Ohio. His birth name is Christopher Russel Pfaff. He holds an American nationality and is of North American ethnicity. Similarly, his age is 34 years. Coming to his parents, he has not revealed anything about his parents. He seems to be a pretty private person who hasn’t much revealed regarding his personal life. However, he has a younger brother, Scott Pfaff also known as Big Catt. He is a music producer who has his recording studio in the Fantasy Factory.

Moreover, he was born and raised in Ohio where he pursued his education from Coventry High School and graduated in 2005. He later moved to Los Angeles to earn a professional skating career but he ended up becoming Rob’s assistant. His nickname is Drama. Pfaff is the cousin of professional skater Rob Dyrdek. Being the cousin of a famous star,  he too has skills for the same and also was very fond of skating.

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Caption: Chris Pfaff when he was a kid (Source: Instagram)

Career and Professional Life

Chris Pfaff wanted to become a professional skateboarder although he changed his mind after he fell off his skateboard and fractured his skull. He suffered a brain hemorrhage and was in a coma for four days. Although he suffered no long-term effects he said he felt that skateboarding was not what he should do. Moreover, he moved to LA where he thought he would get a studio apartment and work in a skate shop. He met his second cousin Rob Dyrdek and ended up working as his assistant instead of working at a skate shop.

He appeared on Rob $ Big alongside his cousin Rob Dyrdek. At the time he was working as Rob’s assistant and Rob was filming the pilot for MTV, “Rob and Big”, with his friend Big Black, who was a big black security guard. He appeared in the show as Rob’s shy, quiet cousin from Ohio. He also appeared on other reality TV shows such as Fantasy Factory and Nitro Circus. Additionally, he also hosted a podcast ‘Short Story Long Podcast’. In the show, he interviews friends and individuals who have made a name for themselves and overcame obstacles to reach their level of achievement.


Chris is the founder of ‘Young and Reckless’, a streetwear fashion line. He launched the brand when he was 22 years old and had no experience in marketing branding or outside capital. He has a friend who knew graphic design and he sketched and designed the original logo. Six years after launching, in 2015, the brand grew into a nationwide brand, with distribution in more than 3,000 Macy’s, Dillard’s, and PacSun stores. The brand got endorsements from Puff Daddy and Justin Bieber. He has 43 employees and $31 million in revenue annually.

He is also a music producer but he once said in an interview that it is more of a hobby for him although together with his production team they have some good records on some albums. He said that when his clothing line became a hit he decided to focus more on it and less on music production. Pfaff has been nominated for Amchampion of the Year by Amcham Finland.

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Caption: Chris Pfaff at a show (Source: Instagram)

Chris Pfaff – Net Worth 2023

As of 2020, it has been reported that Chris has an estimated net worth of $10 million. He has been accumulating his net worth since 2005. Pfaff enjoys his luxurious way of life and purchased a brand new Lamborghini Gallardo for his 26th birthday. In all, he is a great example of how a simple man can be the one at the top. With numerous film stars and great Artists wearing his clothes, it is safe to say that he has earned fame in the industry, which is not an easy task.

Relationship Status

Chris Pfaff is in a relationship with Korean Odiney, a social media sensation and the creator of ‘We’re Not Strangers’. We can see their romantic relationship through their pictures on Pfaff’s Instagram posts. Previously, he was in a relationship with a reality star Channel West Coast, but their relationship couldn’t last for long. The couple eventually broke up in 2014.

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Caption: Chris Pfaff with his girlfriend (Source: Instagram)


Chris Pfaff was rumored to be dating reality star, Chanel West Coast in 2011. The two met through Rob Dyrdek and developed a cordial relationship. There were even rumors that they were engaged but they never even confirmed they were in a relationship. Drama said that he made a mistake with a celebrity while trying to promote his clothing line.

“We did this $150,000 campaign with a celebrity when we were in a phase where I believed in myself a little too much and I believed in the brand a little too much. I thought you could just grab a celebrity and have them wear your clothes and it would look nice and it would work. But the celebrity didn’t fit the brand. There was no story to tell. There was nothing reckless to tell. The campaign wasn’t just a loss, it hurt the brand long term.”

Body Measurements

Regarding his body measurement, Chris Pfaff is 6 feet tall and weighs 84 kg. He has golden-brown hair and dark brown eyes. Moreover, other information regarding his body measurement, shoe size dress size, etc is still not revealed by him to the public. He has an amazing dashing personality and looks with an average body type.

Chris Pfaff – Social Media

Talking about his social media presence, Chris Pfaff is quite active there. Chris Pfaff uses Instagram, Twitter, and also Facebook. There are more than 2 million followers on his Facebook page. On Twitter, he has 531.6 K followers, and on Instagram, he has 1.3 million followers. People get attracted to his work, outfit, and also from his cute face. He often uploads some posts and keeps his followers in touch with him.