Internet Celebrities

by phillipsluciano | created - 21 May 2012 | updated - 21 May 2012 | Public

A list of people who become well known because of the internet. (I tried to only add people who had photos on IMDb)

1. Jessica Rose

Actress | Lonelygirl15

Jessica Rose was born on April 26, 1987 in Salisbury, Maryland, USA as Jessica Lee Rose. She is known for her work on Lonelygirl15 (2006), Greek (2007) and Sorority Forever (2008). She has been married to Tim Phillipps since March 31, 2017.

2. Perez Hilton

Actor | Another Gay Sequel: Gays Gone Wild!

Born in Miami, Florida, Mario is the son of Mario and Teresita Lavandeira. A proud Cuban-American, Mario was raised in Miami, Florida. He has one sibling, a younger sister, Barbara. Mario graduated With Honors from New York University.

He received a B.F.A. in Drama from The Tisch School of the Arts ...

3. Justine Ezarik

Actress | Escape the Night

With nearly 3 million subscribers and more than 430 million video views across her five YouTube channels, Justine is one of top female personalities on YouTube. Justine, who has more than 1.5 million Twitter followers, has been named "the most influential person online" by Fast Company and in 2012 ...

4. Shane Dawson

Actor | Shane Dawson TV

Shane Dawson is a young actor from California who started out making videos on YouTube for hobby and eventually became one of the biggest stars of the popular video website. His main videos, small sketches and parodies of popular songs, are seen by millions of people and the most recurrent ...

5. Lucas Cruikshank

Actor | Fred

Lucas Cruikshank is a teenage director and actor who got his start by making videos with his cousins John and Katie, and posting them on You Tube. Together, the trio is known as JKL Productions. Lucas decided to make videos by himself a while after he came up with the character you all love, Fred, ...

6. Romina

Actress | Horrible Bosses 2

Romina was born in Coral Gables, Florida and although not large in stature, this actress, producer, writer, poet and singer is casting a broad shadow across Hollywood.

Romina's love of acting began at age 13 when she took her first drama class while attending Carrollton School of the Sacred Heart. ...

7. Rhett McLaughlin

Writer | Good Mythical Morning

Rhett McLaughlin is a writer and producer, known for Good Mythical Morning (2012), Looking for Ms. Locklear (2008) and The Mythical Show (2013).

8. Amanda Congdon

Actress | Fur: An Imaginary Portrait of Diane Arbus

Amanda Congdon was born on August 4, 1981 in New York City, New York, USA as Amanda Thornton Congdon. She is a producer and actress, known for Fur: An Imaginary Portrait of Diane Arbus (2006), SD Sketch: Compooting (2010) and Fools for Gold (2005). She has been married to Mario Francesco Librandi ...

9. Xeni Jardin

Actress | Grand Theft Auto: Liberty City Stories

Xeni Jardin was born on August 5, 1970 in Richmond, Virginia, USA.

10. Ray William Johnson

Producer | Riley Rewind

Ray was born and raised in Oklahoma City. He later attended Columbia University. He started out making YouTube videos and eventually moved on to become an actor/producer/performer.

11. Yousef Abu-Taleb

Actor | Lonelygirl15

Yousef Abu-Taleb is an actor and producer, known for Lonelygirl15 (2006), Washed Up Youtube Star and Bite Me (2010).

12. Justin Bieber

Soundtrack | Justin Bieber: Never Say Never

Justin Bieber was born on March 1, 1994 at St. Joseph's Hospital in London, Ontario, Canada and was raised in Stratford, Ontario, Canada. He is the son of Pattie Mallette and Jeremy Bieber. He is of French-Canadian (mother) and German, Irish, Scottish, and English (father) descent. He has two ...

13. Jackson Davis

Actor | Deserted

Jackson Davis was Born on March 19, 1979 in a small town called Gloversville, New York. His family moved around for some years until they settled in Lancaster Country, Pennsylvania where Jackson was mostly raised. After graduating high school Jackson decided not to attend College. Instead he opted ...

14. Bo Burnham

Actor | The Big Sick

Bo Burnham was born on August 21, 1990 in Hamilton, Massachusetts, USA as Robert Burnham. He is an actor and writer, known for The Big Sick (2017), Bo Burnham: what. (2013) and Eighth Grade (2018).

15. Crystal Young

Actress | Freudian Eyebrow

Crystal Young was born in New Jersey, USA. She is an actress, known for Freudian Eyebrow (2009), Lonelygirl15 (2006) and Deadgirl (2008).

16. Joe Nation

Live Free or Die Hard

Joe Nation is a Director, Writer and Actor. Born and raised in Scaggsville, Maryland, now resides in Los Angeles. Joe started out making comedy sketches and music parodies on YouTube. He wrote, directed, and starred in two webseries, 'The YouTube Assassin' and 'The Ford Fiesta Movement' (Ford ...

17. Jacqueline Jandrell

Actress | Criminal Minds: Beyond Borders

Jacqueline Jandrell is an actress, known for Criminal Minds: Beyond Borders (2016), Sunset on the River Styx (2018) and La Petite Mort (2018).

18. Greyson Chance

Soundtrack | Raising Hope

Greyson Michael Chance is an American singer, songwriter and pianist whose April 2010 performance of Lady Gaga's "Paparazzi" at a sixth-grade music festival became a hit on YouTube, gaining over 36 million views. Two of his original compositions, "Stars" and "Broken Hearts", gained over 4 and 6 ...

19. Maxwell Glick

Actor | The Office

Maxwell Glick is an actor, known for The Office (2005), The Lizzie Bennet Diaries (2012) and Castle (2009).

20. Sara Niemietz

Music_department | The Uninvited

Chicago-native Sara Niemietz moved to California over a decade ago, in search of creative opportunities. Since then, she has starred on Broadway (Carol Burnett's Hollywood Arms), appeared in television and film (Akeelah and the Bee, Glee), recorded vocals for many scores and projects, released four...

21. Soulja Boy

Soundtrack | Scouts Guide to the Zombie Apocalypse

Soulja Boy was born on July 28, 1990 in Chicago, Illinois, USA as DeAndre Cortez Way.

22. Nick Pitera

Visual_effects | Up

Nick was born in Woodbury, Minnesota. When he was age 4, he moved to Waterloo, Belgium, where he lived until 1994. It was then that he moved to Sarasota, Florida, where he later graduated from the Ringling College of Art and Design with a BFA in Animation. He currently works at Pixar Animation ...

23. Rebecca Black

Actress | Tu xia chuan qi

Rebecca Black is best known for her song "Friday" which became an Internet sensation in March 2011. According to, she is just one of the pop stars coming from a production company called Ark Music Factory.

24. Darren Criss

Actor | Little White Lie

Darren Criss was born on February 5, 1987 in San Francisco, California, USA as Darren Everett Criss. He is an actor, known for Little White Lie (2009), Glee (2009) and Transformers: Robots in Disguise (2014).

25. Savannah Outen

Actress | Take a Chance

Music is her passion, which is evident to at least 370 thousand people who are currently subscribing to her YouTube account, which is how she first broke out onto the scene in 2007. Her first original song and single "Goodbyes" made it on Radio Disney, where it found a home for 18 weeks on it's Top...