Craig Thompson is more popularly known as Mini Ladd owns one of YouTube’s greatest gaming channels. Mini Ladd frequently posts videos of funny video game moments such as his popular video GTA 5 Online Funny Moments.
Table of Biography
Early Life and Childhood
Mini Ladd was born on January 7, 1995, in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. His name is Craig Thompson. He is half-English and half-Northern Irish. He is 27 years old and is a Capricorn. Thompson became one of the youngest people in the world to go skydiving when he did so in New Zealand at only 8 years old.
Thompson has a brother named James, and the two share a strong bond. He has moved from Britain to Los Angeles for work and has currently settled in LA. He dropped out of university to pursue a YouTube career. Craig studied at Foyle College, where he also played for the football team.
Mini Ladd – Professional Life
Craig started his channel on May 12, 2011. He mostly uploads multiplayer gameplay videos. He began his channel by mainly posting ‘Call of Duty’ commentaries. Thompson’s content is witty, relatable, and on-trend with the always-evolving online culture.
In 2018, he launched his second channel, “Craig Thompson”, which focuses on vlogs and personal content. In 2019, he launched his third YouTube channel, “Mini Ladd Vault”, where he uploads old videos from his Mini Ladd channel that had previously been demonetized.
Awards and Achievements
In addition to raising money, he also spent 2 weeks in Swaziland in November 2018 building the water wells his community raised money for. Due to his ongoing efforts for the organization, in 2019, the Thirst Project named Craig as one of their Board Members and awarded him with the “Cameron Boyce Pioneering Spirit Award” in October 2019.
Due to his philanthropic efforts and growing celebrity, the City of Derry R.F.C and his local rugby team renamed their stadium the “Craig Thompson Stadium” in his honor. In September 2019, Thompson was named one of Britain’s top 100 influencers, behind KSI and Pewdipie. On November 16, 2019, Thompson won the eSports Content Creator of the Year award.
Mini Ladd – Personal Life
In August 2017, Mini Ladd began dating Twitch streamer, Suni Dey. However, in January 2020, Thompson announced on social media that they were no longer together. He has kept himself out of rumors and controversies.
Mini Ladd – Body Measurements
He has a height of 6 feet and has light brown eyes and brown hair. However, he experiments his hair with many colors. Other body measurements like chest-waist-hip, shoe size, dress size, etc are not mentioned.
He is available on Instagram, Twitter, Facebook, and YouTube. He is much active on social media. Likewise, he has more than 1.7 million followers on Instagram, more than 1.66 million followers on Twitter, more than 157K followers on Facebook, and more than 5.72 million subscribers on his YouTube channel. However, he is socially active on every social media and has earned a huge number of fans.
As being a famous YouTuber, he obviously earns a decent amount of money. However, his estimated net worth is $4 million. Thompson earns through his comedic gaming videos posted on YouTube and Twitch.