Jake Paul Wiki – Biography
Jake Paul is an American YouTuber, actor, and musician who gained extensive media coverage when the music video for his 2017 single “It’s Everyday Bro” became popular on YouTube. The song received a widely negative response, earning it the rank of seventh-most disliked YouTube video of all time. He rose to fame on the now-defunct video application Vine. He came into prominence for playing the role of Dirk Mann on the Disney Channel series Bizaardvark. He has since become the subject of controversies due to his behavior.
In 2015, it was announced that Paul would be starring as Dirk in Disney Channel’s new comedy series, Bizaardvark. On July 22, 2017, during the middle of filming the second season of Bizaardvark, the Disney Channel announced that Paul would be leaving the series, saying in a statement “We’ve mutually agreed that Jake Paul will leave his role on the Disney Channel series ‘Bizaardvark’. On behalf of the production company, the cast, and crew, we thank Jake for his good work on the TV series for the past 18 months and extend our best wishes to him.”
On January 17, 2017, on Paul’s 20th birthday, it was reported he had launched an entertainment collaborative, titled Team 10, with $1 million in financing to create influencer marketing management and creative agency around teen entertainment. Investors include Danhua Capital, Horizons Alpha, Vayner Capital, Sound Ventures & A-Grade Investments, and Adam Zeplain. On May 30, 2017, Paul released a song and music video alongside Team 10, titled “It’s Everyday Bro”, which accumulated over 70 million views in one month, and became the third most disliked video on the website. The song peaked at number 91 on the Billboard Hot 100 on the chart dated June 24, 2017.
Jake Paul Age
Jake Paul is 23 years old. He was born on January 17, 1997, in Cleveland, Ohio, United States.
He is the son of Pamela Ann Stepnick (née Meredith) and realtor Gregory Allan Paul. Paul began his career in September 2013 posting videos on Vine. By the time Vine was discontinued, Paul had amassed 5.3 million followers and 2 billion views on the app.
In 2018, Paul dated model Erika Costell. The two broke up in November of that year. Paul started dating model Tana Mongeau in April 2019. The two declared they were engaged and married, although not legally, in July 2019. Paul and Mongeau broke up in January 2020.
YouTube star Jake Paul has been charged with trespassing after allegedly entering an Arizona mall while it was being looted.
The charges come on the heels of Paul denying partaking in any looting at the Scottsdale Fashion Square on May 30, despite being filmed inside while people were stealing from stores.
— GOTCHA HAT (@jakepaul) May 31, 2020
In now-deleted footage posted to Paul’s videographer Andew Blue’s Instagram, the social media influencer is seen watching rioters break into the mall.
He later appears in a video that captures him walking around inside the mall as looters can be seen in the background leaving with handfuls of merchandise.
Paul is not seen stealing anything in any of the videos.
According to the Scottsdale Police Department, the 23-year-old has been criminally charged with Criminal Trespass and Unlawful Assembly after an investigation revealed he was in attendance at the ‘unlawful’ event.
“Our investigation has revealed that Paul was present after the protest was declared an unlawful assembly and the rioters were ordered to leave the area by the police,” the department’s statement read. “Paul also unlawfully entered and remained inside the mall when it was closed.”