How much is Vitaly Zdorovetskiy worth?
|Net Worth:||$8 Million|
|Date of Birth:||March 8, 1992|
About Vitaly Zdorovetskiy
Vitaly Zdorovetskiy, known by his online username “VitalyzdTv” is a Russian-American actor, businessman, content creator, website owner, and YouTuber personality. He received his first significant success in 2012 after uploading the video “Miami Zombie Attack Prank”. As of now, his YouTube videos on his main channel have reached more than 2 billion views, where he also has more than 10 million subscribers.
How Did Vitaly Get So Rich?
After a short stint as a pornography actor, Vitaly switched his attention to YouTube and began uploading videos. His channel with the username “VitalyzdTv” was created in August 2011 and his first video is “Disturbing the peace Part 1”. He went on to create and publish five additional parts to this, all of which enjoyed great success and gathered more than 2 million views. After releasing numerous comedy videos, challenge, and pranks, in June 2012, he published his video “Miami Zombie Attack Prank” that helped him breakthrough. As of now, the video, inspired by the cannibal attack of a homeless man in Miami has been viewed more than 33 million times.
Throughout the early years of the 2010s, he created and released several other videos that brought him attention and millions of dollars – “Russian Hitman Prank”, “Extreme Homeless Man Makeover”, and “Gold Digger Prank”. Presently, his most-watched videos are “How To Get Girls TO kIss You”, “Gold Digger Prank”, and “Don’t Look At My Girlfriend’s Ass Prank”, with 74 million, 47 million, and 36 million views, respectively.
Why is he so famous?
Vitaly became famous after he consistently posted videos on his YouTube channel. His real full name is Vitaly Zdorovetskiy and he was born on March 8, 1992, in Murmansk, Russia. He was born into a Russian-Jewish family and lived several years in the Ukrainian city of Odesa. His family immigrated to the United States in the late 1990s and they settled in Florida. Growing up in Boca Raton, Vitaly immediately found a passion for skateboarding. At one point, he tried to become a professional but had to quit due to various injuries.
After spending several years at the Park Vista Community High School, Vitaly earned his diploma in late 2010. Before that, during his teenage years, he found several odd jobs such as garbage collector and sign-spinner. In early 2011, when he turned 18 he received an offer by the adult entertainment company Bang Bros and took part in an adult film scene with the pornographic actress Diamond Kitty. That scene later led to the creation of one of his most-watched videos, “Why I Did Porn”.
What Makes Him So Successful?
What makes the Russian-American content creator and internet superstar so successful is his ability to always find a way to be in the media spotlight. In 2014, he made news after he was arrested for invading the field during the annual FIFA World Cup Finals between Argentina and Germany. The following year, while he was on a holiday in Croatia, he pranked the former prime minister Ivo Sanader, which became a hot topic in the Croatian newspapers and magazines. Throughout the rest of the decade, he continued to spark controversy for climbing the Hollywood Sign and streaking during the NBA Finals. Most recently, in 2020 he was arrested in Egypt for climbing the Pyramids of Giza.
Outside of his crazy videos and adventures, Vitaly Zdorovetskiy is also a well-known actor and television superstar. His first appearance on television was in a 2013 episode of the series “All In”. Since then, he has appeared in many other series such as “Young Hollywood”, “Made in Hollywood”, “@midnight”, and “Cooking on High”. As an actor, in the past three years, Vitaly has starred in several films such as “Bad Agents”, “211”, “Slasher Party”, and “Airplane Mode”. Since 2018, besides series online, he also started his own website called “Vitaly Uncensored”.
When it comes to controversial personalities online, Vitaly Zdorovetskiy is certainly one of them. The Russian-American comedian began his career in the entertainment business with a short stint in the pornography industry. Since 2011, he has been regularly uploading videos (mostly public pranks and stunts) that have brought him international recognition and over $7 million. In addition to that, he has also been a news sensation all over the world for doing all sorts of stuff such as climbing the Hollywood Sign and Pyramids of Giza that ultimately led to arrests and bans.