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PewDiePie | Felix Arvid Ulf Kjellberg
Born Felix Kjellberg, he is a YouTube celebrity whose comedy and video game commentary channel has earned over 57 million subscribers. He was voted Most Popular Gaming Web Star at the 2014 Teen Choice Awards. In 2016, he was included on Time Magazine’s list of The World’s 100 Most Influential People.
He dropped out of the Chalmers University of Technology to pursue a career as an internet personality.
He used his internet popularity to raise funds for such charities as the World Wildlife Foundation and St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital. In 2015, he released a parody self-help book called This Book Loves You.
He was born to Lotta Kristine Johanna and Ulf Christian Kjellberg and raised alongside his sister Fanny. He began a relationship with Marzia Bisogin in 2011 and later moved to Italy to share a home with her. The couple shares two pugs.
He won a Most Popular Social Show web personality award that fellow internet star Jenna Marbles was also nominated for.
The main focus of PewDiePie’s videos is his commentary and reactions to various games as he plays through them. Due to this, his videos fall under the Let’s Play umbrella. Unlike conventional walkthroughs, his Let’s Play videos are devoted to “sharing gaming moments on YouTube with my bros”. Variety details that “PewDiePie acts like he’s spending time with a friend. He begins each video introducing himself in a high-pitched, goofy voice, drawing out the vowels of his YouTube moniker, then delves into the videos.
The nature of PewDiePie’s video content has been described by various outlets as goofy, energetic, obnoxious and filled with profanity.
However, many of the same outlets concede that PewDiePie’s content is genuine and unfiltered