Daz Black (born August 7, 1985) is an England-based YouTuber, Vine star, actor, and social media personality. He primarily came into the limelight for sharing funny short clips on Vine. As the platform ended, he moved to YouTube to share gaming videos. He currently runs a successful YouTube channel with almost eight million subscribers. Read the complete article to find more information about his wife, net worth, height, wiki, parents, bio, daughter, age, weight, family, real name, ethnicity, siblings, nationality, and more.
Daz Black Wiki/Biography (Education, Parents & Siblings)
Born in an English family in Hastings, England, Daz Black celebrates his birthday on the 7th of August each year. His real name is Darren Black and his zodiac sign is Leo. Daz completed his schooling at an unknown educational institute in his hometown. Later, he pursued a degree from the Hastings College of Arts and Technology.
Moving on to his family details, his father’s name is not known while his mother’s name is Kim Black. He hasn’t revealed any details about his siblings. He is of English ethnicity while he follows the Christianity religion. Also, his nationality is English.
|Real Name||Darren Black|
|Profession||YouTuber, Vine star, actor, and social media personality|
|Age||37 [as of 2022]|
|Date of Birth||August 7, 1985|
|College||Hastings College of Arts and Technology|
|Famous For||YouTube videos|
Daz Black Wife, Daughter & Dating History
As we move on to more of his personal information, Daz Black’s marital status is not known. However, he is currently in a relationship with Soheila Clifford. She is a famous singer who is also known for appearing in UK’s X Factor season 13. In that season, she sang some top hit songs including Love Me Like You Do by Ellie Goulding. They have been dating for a few years now. Post their relationship, she has appeared in his YouTube videos so many times.
Looking at his dating history, he has previously dated a person named Kate. In fact, they even welcomed a daughter named Sarah Blackmore in the year 2007. Daz’s 15-year-old daughter is pretty active on social media and even has over 120k followers on Instagram.
Daz Black Height, Age & More
As he was born in 1985, he is 37 years old as of 2022. Daz Black’s height is 5 feet 8 inches & his weight is 98 kg approximately. Darren has light brown hair and brown eyes. His body measurements are unavailable while his shoe size is 8.5 (US).
Social Media Career
Prior to launching his social media career, Daz Black was a construction worker. He worked this job to support himself financially. While he was employed, he used to make short comedy skits and uploaded them on Vine during his free time. Though he had a job & was always busy, he took time to upload entertaining videos consistently. His videos went viral on the app which helped him gain over a million followers in no time.
As Vine shut down, he made an announcement about his YouTube channel. In fact, a good amount of Vine creators have moved to YouTube after Vine ended including Cody Ko. He primarily reuploaded his Vine videos in mid-2013. However, those videos were uploaded on his second channel. He named his main channel ‘Daz Games‘ and shared his first video on 2 January 2014. As the channel name suggests, he began sharing entertaining gaming videos with his fans.
Growing the channel wasn’t hard as over 10k people tuned into the platform in just a couple of months. Leaving the subscriber count aside, he consistently uploaded videos of games such as Minecraft, Outlast, GTA V, and many more. Also, he didn’t stick to a single genre and played horror, comedy, and other types of games. By the time Vine completely shut down, he already had more than a million subscribers on YouTube. Hence, Vine getting ended didn’t have a severe impact on Daz.
Though the channel is known for gaming videos, his reaction series ‘Daz Watches‘ played a key role in his channel’s growth. In this series, he is seen reacting to viral videos on the internet. At that time, his reaction video of singer Jacob Sartorius attracted over 5 million views in one year. Over the years, he continued to keep his fans entertained by sharing videos consistently. In fact, he even uploads 2-3 videos a week to this day. At the time of writing this article, he has more than 7.9 million subscribers with 2.1 billion total video views.
As mentioned above, he used to re-upload Vine videos on a YouTube channel. It is a self-titled YouTube channel where he currently uploads comedy skits. The skits are usually a few minutes long. Lately, he has been pretty inconsistent on this channel as he hasn’t uploaded any video this year. Regardless, the channel currently has over 1.07 million subscribers and 89 million total video views.
After rising to fame through Vine, he was able to make an acting debut as well. His debut film was actually a short named The Right for Princess Marcela’s Booty in 2014. In the same year, he appeared in another short film titled Once Upon a Time in Nazi Germany. In 2015, he was uncredited for a bus passenger role in the movie Eddie the Eagle. He made his proper movie debut with the film Brotherhood in 2016.
Over the next few years, he acted in a few more short films. Finally, he made his TV series debut in 2019 with the TV Mini-Series The Adventures of Richard Richardson. He played the role of Edward while appearing in three out of four episodes. In fact, he even appeared in a Sidemen video in March 2020 along with prominent creators such as Lauren Alexis, Aitch, Calfreezy, etc.
In the same year, he acted in two TV Series’ namely Lucid Nonsense and Drifters. Over the last two years, he hasn’t made an acting appearance. As per IMDb, he will be giving a voiceover for the character Tristan Clark in the video game Faceless. Also, he will be seen in the role of Harry in the movie Cherry Pickers.
Daz Black Net Worth
Daz Black’s net worth is $5 million (estimated). His major income sources are YouTube, acting, sponsorships, merchandise, and more. The majority of his revenue comes from YouTube ads. According to Socialblade, his channel attracts 50 million views on average each month. As per our calculations, he would be making about $105,000 each month in ad revenue. On top of this, his revenue would rise when he works with a brand to promote their product/service. With this, his yearly earnings from YouTube would easily pass the one million mark.
Though he is a prominent actor, he doesn’t fully depend on this profession. He appears in movies or TV series while he gets paid remuneration for acting. However, the details about his remuneration are not known as they are confidential. Moving on, he has a merchandise store on his website dazblackshop.com. On his online shop, he has listed apparel and accessories with unique designs. However, the amount of sales he makes from his shop is not available.
Lastly, he makes passive income from Amazon. He has joined the platform’s affiliate program. In his video’s description, he often leaves Amazon links to his monitor and speakers. Whenever his viewers purchase any product through the link, he gets paid a certain percentage as a commission depending on the product. As per our estimations, he makes a few thousand pounds each month from this source.
- He can play guitar.
- He uploads short videos on his daz_black Tiktok account with 7.5 million followers.
- His contact/business email is dazblack[at]indepedenttalent[dot]com.
- He completed his first tour in the UK which was a completely sold-out event.
- He is managed by Independent Talent, a London-based talent management company.
- His Snapchat username is daz_black.
- He recently made a video reacting to Andrew Tate (brother of Tristan Tate) which earned over 5 million views in one day.
- He shares his pictures on his Instagram account with 901k followers.
- His Facebook page has more than 308k followers while he follows 7 people.
- He currently resides in London with his girlfriend and daughter.
- With almost 16k tweets on Twitter, he has 522k followers.
FAQs about Daz Black
He is a YouTuber, Vine star, actor, and social media personality based in England.
37 years old.
It is unsure if he got married or not but he is in a relationship with Soheila Clifford.
He is worth an estimated amount of $5 million.
He stands 5 feet 8 inches while weighing 98 kg approx.
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