Ray William Johnson
|Date of Birth||August 14, 1981|
|Profession||Comedian, Video Blogger|
|Working for||Internet Videos|
|Education at||Columbia University|
|Net Worth(s)||$5 million dollars|
|Name on Birth||Ray William Johnson|
|Weight||179 lbs or 81 kg|
Ray William Johnson is an American video blogger, producer, and actor best known for his YouTube series Equals Three, in which he provides commentary on viral videos.
Ray William Johnson was born on August 14, 1981, in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, United States.
Ray William Johnson was born and raised in Oklahoma City.
He graduated from Norman North High School in Oklahoma in 1999. He later studied at Columbia University as a history major.
Career and struggle
Johnson started his formatted show, Equals Three, while at Columbia, as a way to combine two popular video styles: watching viral videos and video bloggers. In Equals Three, Johnson reviews, criticizes, and adds commentary to some of the internet's latest viral videos. Equals Three episodes are usually uploaded to his channel every Tuesday. Equals Three is on one of the most subscribed channels on YouTube, having more than 10.6 million subscribers in December 2013, and has been recognized by Guinness World Records. Episodes can consistently obtain several million views within a week. Johnson has obtained any celebrity guests on Equals Three. On December 30, 2013, Johnson announced via his Twitter account that Equals Three is scheduled to end at some point in 2014, so that he could "focus on other aspects of his career."
In January 2011, Johnson launched a collaborative YouTube channel called "YourFavoriteMartian" (YFM), which features animated music videos. The songs are performed by a virtual band of four fictional cartoon characters. Johnson writes lyrics, raps, sings, composes beats, and sometimes collaborates with other musicians to produce the songs.
YFM has released 31 original songs, 2 remixes of original songs, 1 remix of another artist's song, 1 mashup, and 8 covers through the channel. In August 2013 the channel had over 2.2 million subscribers. In November 2012, Johnson stopped posting in it
In October 2012, Johnson moved Equals Three away from Maker Studios, a multi channel YouTube network he had hired to help produce the show. He had announced his departure in an episode of Equals Three. Johnson has stated that he left Maker Studios due to the pressure the company put on him into signing a new contract. Johnson released images of the contract, which showed Maker Studios wanted a 40% share of his online channel's AdSense revenue, and 50% of the intellectual property rights of his show Equals Three.
In May 2013, Johnson announced he signed a deal to produce a sitcom for the American television network FX.
Johnson announced that he would be retiring Equals Three in 2014.
His pictures can be found widely in the internet and is viewed by many internet users.
Height, weight and age
He is 161 centimeters tall and has a nice height-weight balance of his body.
He is an American national and his ethnicity is white.
Net Worth, Salary and income
Ray William Johnson is an American comedian who has a net worth of $5 million.
Award and Achievement
He is very popular. Equals Three is on one of the most subscribed channels on YouTube, having more than 10.6 million subscribers in December 2013, and has been recognized by Guinness World Records. Episodes can consistently obtain several million views within a week.
Job and future
He has been performing his tasks excellently till now and he certainly has a bright future ahead.