Chris Stuckmann is an American film critic, filmmaker, author, as well as a famous YouTube star. Chris Stuckmann is currently a Tomatometer-approved critic on the review aggregator website Rotten Tomatoes and a member of the Broadcast Film Critics Association.
Table of Biography
Early Life and Childhood
Chris Stuckmann is 34 years old. He was born on April 15, 1988, in Boston Heights, Ohio. His astrological sign is Aries. Further, there is no information regarding his parents and siblings. Talking about his nationality, he holds American citizenship, and furthers his ethnic background is still under review.
Likewise, looking to his early days, he kept an interest in film criticism from a young age, and at the age of fourteen, he started writing brief reviews of films. As a kid, he used to go to movies along with his mother, who supported him in filmmaking by giving him a camcorder. Similarly, his initial influence among professional film critics was Roger Ebert, individually on the television program Siskel & Ebert & the Movies which Ebert co-hosted with Gene Siskel. He also scribbles that by watching these reviews and discovered the idea of a debate on a film, but a respectful one.
Moreover, he has also told his experiences watching Signs in theaters as a child as his initial motivation for becoming a filmmaker. His other source of motivation were George Lucas, Steven Spielberg, M. Night Shyamalan, and Christopher Nolan.
Moving toward his educational background, he has not mentioned about his educational qualifications. Though he might have completed his further higher studies. Similarly, he wrote and directed numerous homemade movies and short films with friends and family throughout high school.
Chris Stuckmann – Professional life
Previously he worked as an aid to handicapped children for Akron Public Schools before becoming a professional film critic.
Stuckmann started uploading YouTube reviews of current films in his twenties and issued his first film review in 2009. When he started uploading video reviews, there was only a small group of additional video bloggers analyzing films on YouTube. Later, he also expanded into reviewing television shows, anime, and video games and launched his own self-titled Youtube channel on Jan 6, 2011.
Generally, his Youtube video reviews are spoiler-free however, he will infrequently release additional spoiler reviews for movies he feels would benefit from a further, in-depth explanation. Likewise, he considered himself as a lover of film, a published author, and certified on Rotten Tomatoes. He posted his first debut video on his self-titled Youtube channel with the title “Chris Stuckmann Returns,” on January 8, 2011. Since then, he has been uploading the Quick Movie Reviews.
Moreover, his Youtube video series are 7th Annual Halloween Special, A+ Movies, F Movies, Hilariocity Reviews, Anime Reviews, Star Wars Reviews, Analyzed Movies, and Video Games. Some of the special videos on his Youtube channel are “Thank You for 1 Million Subscribers,” “Complete Blu-ray Collection,” “Complete Anime Collection,” “A Rant on Annoying Moviegoers,” and “A Rant on Annoying Moviegoers – Part 2,” “Stuckmann’s Scary Movie Special – PART ONE,” and more.
Consequently, he has become among the many popular film critics on the website, having a following of over 1.76 million subscribers as of April 2020. Stewart Fletcher of Moviepilot ranked his self-titled YouTube channel as the number one channel that movie fans must subscribe to.
Stuckmann also published his first book, The Film Buff’s Bucket List: The 50 Movies of the 2000s to See Before You Die, in 2016. In April 2018, he published his second book titled Anime Impact: The Movies and Shows that Transformed the World of Japanese Animation.
Stuckmann also produces and directs short films and uploads them on his channel. Originally he started making fan films in 2002 and has so far created over 200 short films and several feature-length films. His featured films are Phenomenon Field in 2003 and The Woods in 2005. He has made four short films to date. Likewise, he released his short films like Julia (2013), Auditorium 6 (2017), Notes from Melanie (2019), and Penance.
Furthermore, he has also made a web appearance on several web shows. Some of his web appearances are mentioned below. In 2014, he presented as a contributor on ThatGuyWithTheGlasses.com, part of the greater “Channel Awesome” company. In 2016, he made a guest appearance in “Will There Be An Episode 8 Trailer Before Rogue One?.” He has also appeared for the midnight screenings episode of “A Christmas Story Live!.” Also, in 2018, he appeared on a web show “Sardonicast” for two episodes.
Currently, he is a certified critic on “Rotten Tomatoes”, a review aggregator website for films and television.
Chris Stuckmann – Net worth
Speaking on Chris Stuckmann’s earnings, he is a film critic, filmmaker, and writer famous for his self-titled YouTube channel who has earned a decent sum of money through his work. Therefore, his estimated net worth is around $1.5 million.
Reflecting on Chris Stuckmann’s personal life, he is a married man. He married Samantha Stuckmann on September 20th, 2014. Furthermore, there is no information regarding his kids. He has kept his personal life away from the limelight. While his wife seems to avoid social media, she often helps him in making films for his YouTube channel. She has also appeared in his Youtube videos like the ‘Annual Halloween Special’ series (2013-present), and other short films like ‘Julia’ (2013) and ‘Drinking Game’ (2015). Moreover, he loves pets and has two dogs and a cat.
Furthermore, he has not been through any kind of controversy in his personal as well as professional life. Being involved in such a controversial profession, he has been successful to escape from scandals and has maintained a clean profile.
Chris Stuckmann – Body measurements and Social media
Chris Stuckmann is good-looking and has a fit body. He stands at a good height of 6 feet 4 inches and weighs around 87 kg. Further, there is other information regarding his body statics. Likewise, he has a pair of attractive blue eyes and brown hair color. He wears specs as well.
Stuckmann is socially active on different social media platforms especially, on Twitter and Youtube. He has gained huge popularity through his film critics and other interesting content on social media accounts. On Twitter, he goes by the handle @Chris_Stuckmann with more than 169.8K followers.
Likewise, he has gained more than 81k followers on his Facebook account and almost 51.6k followers on his Instagram account. He runs a popular self-titled Youtube channel where he has garnered over 1.76 million subscribers with 533,960,620 views to date.