Who is Amiri King?
Tony Donavan Schork was born on the 10th July 1979 in Louisville, Kentucky, USA and better known as Amiri King, is a YouTube comedian, who is probably best recognized for posting various videos on his channel named RoyalMediaMafia, such as the “My Vlog Is Better Than Yours” video series, “Chevy Colorado Parody” and “Chevy Silverado Parody 2”.
When it comes to speak about his early life, Amiri was raised in Louisville by a single mother, Sharon Brown Colvin. He changed his name in 1998 to Amiri due to his empathy for poets Countee Cullen and Amiri Baraka. Amiri had a very difficult childhood; he left his home at the age of 11 and spent some time living on the streets of his hometown. Later, as a 16-year-old, he was arrested and served three years in jail on a charge of 1st degree armed robbery.
CareerAmiri started his career as a YouTube comedian in 2007, when he launched his official YouTube channel under the username RoyalMediaMafia, on which he posted various videos, vlogs and commercial parodies. However, the channel was suspended, and he subsequently ran his self-titled channel from 2012, and continued to post videos. Some of his most popular videos are “Chevy Colorado Parody” which has attracted more then seven million views, and “Chevy Silverado Parody 2”, which has been viewed more than 17 million times, adding a considerable amount to his net worth and increasing enormously his popularity. He also caught the attention of the public with his “My Vlog Is Better Than Yours” video series, and he currently has more than 300,000 subscribers to his channel.
Amiri also starred in the independent film entitled “Surviving The Zombie Apocalypse With Rick And Ed” in 2014. Thanks to his accomplishments, he has been named Leo Magazine’s Readers Choice Best Comedian twice, in 2014 and 2015, and was rewarded with YouTube Silver Play Button. He has also been on the cover of Readers Digest magazine three times, and currently serves as the editorial and advisory board member of Tribunist.
Amiri King Net Worth
His career started in 2007 and since then, he has been an active member of the entertainment industry, known as a social media personality and comedian. So, if you ever wondered how rich Amiri King is, it has been estimated from authoritative sources that the total size of his net worth is over $150,000, accumulated through his successful career. His assets include a Chevrolet Traverse, Cadillac and a house worth $285,000, which is located in Nicholasville, Kentucky.
Personal Life and Social Media Presence
If to talk about his personal life, Amiri is now apparently divorced from Sara King, with whom he has three daughters; information about their mother has not been revealed in the media.
In addition to his involvement in the entertainment industry as a social media personality, Amiri is not only active on YouTube, but also on his official Instagram and Twitter accounts, on which he has a huge number of followers.