Who is Brandon Calvillo?
Brandon Calvillo was born on the 28th July 1994, in Southern California USA, and is a comedian, actor, writer, director and social media star as well, best known to the world for his Vine account, on which he had close to 6.5 million followers before the video-sharing service was shut down. Nevertheless, since then he has managed to expand his popularity to Instagram, Twitter, and YouTube as well on which he has close to two million followers. Furthermore, Brandon has also become a successful actor and director.
Brandon Calvillo Wiki: Early Life, Mom, and EducationBrandon grew up in Placentia with his brothers Jesse and Gregory who are now also prominent comedians and social media stars. Raised by his mother Kimberly and stepfather, Brandon is the youngest in the family. He was drawn to performing arts from an early age and as he got older just honed his skills. When it comes to his education, Brandon attended El Dorado High School from which he matriculated ,but decided not to attend university, as he wanted to become independent and start pursuing his career.
Career Beginnings and Rise to Prominence
In 2013 Brandon started his media career by opening a Vine account, and uploading short videos with comedy content. In less than a month, Brandon had over 10,000 followers, so continued with his comedy skits as his popularity grew exponentially, reaching one million in the first few months. Since Brandon was becoming more popular, numerous other Viners and comedians wanted to collaborate with him. However, in 2016 Vine was shut down, and Brandon had to find other sources of income.
He switched over to Instagram, and more importantly YouTube, on which he continued his rise to prominence, and on which he now has over 250,000 subscribers. Some of the most popular videos on his official channel include “Brandon Calvillo Complete Vine compilation”, which has over one million views, then “The Conspiracy”, which is a collaboration video with Alex Ernst, and “Smash or Pass”, which he did with Jason Nash and David Dobrik. He also has over 1.2 million followers on his official Instagram page, and has used the social media network to promote his recent career endeavors, but also to share some details from his personal life.
An Accomplished Director, Writer, and Actor
Brandon has managed to expand his work to the big screen too, making his directorial debut in 2016 with the short film “The Last Job”, since when he has written and directed several more short films, including “Dog”, “Chris and Anthony” and “First Date”, all in 2017, and “Wild Nothing”, which is one of his projects in 2018. He has also written and directed his debut feature film, the drama “Malignant” in which he stars with Eliza Helm.
When it comes to acting, Brandon made his acting debut in the comedy series “SHFTY: Super Happy Fun Time, Yay!” in 2014, and subsequently featured in such TV series as “Warzone”, also in 2014, then “Major Crimes” in 2016, and the same year also had the role in the film “FML”, portraying Henry. After appearing in his own short films, Brandon has most recently featured in the TV series “Sugar Pine 7” (2018).
— Brandon Calvillo (@BJCalvillo) April 14, 2018
Do You Know How Rich Brandon Calvillo Is?
Although Brandon didn’t initially pursue a career in the entertainment industry, as he was first a sales boy in a sandwich store, since launching his career, Brandon has become a national sensation, proving his talents in various areas of the industry. He isn’t just popular on social media platforms, but has also achieved success as a writer, director and actor. So, have you ever wondered how rich Brandon Calvillo is, as of mid- 2018? According to authoritative sources, it has been estimated that Brandon’s net worth is as high as $500,000. Undoubtedly, this number will become even higher in the upcoming years, assuming Brandon successfully continues with his career.
Do You Know About Brandon’s Personal Life, Affairs, Dating, Gay, Girlfriend?
When it comes to his personal life, Brandon hasn’t been very open about it; many have suggested that he is gay as he has failed to reveal any romantic relationship with a girl, though there is a picture on his Instagram page which shows him and Alex Ernst going in for a kiss, which has drawn rumors about Brandon’s sexuality. When asked about it, Brandon has said that he doesn’t consider himself gay, straight or bisexual; adding “Once you start to categorize feelings, you lose what it means to be human”. However, Brandon is still single, and certainly focused on his career.