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10 Facts About YouTube Star Casey Neistat

10 Facts About YouTube Star Casey Neistat
For anyone who contributes to YouTube, Casey Neistat is a legend.

Known for his creative vlogging style with stop animation, handmade graphics, and impressive DIY videos, he has built up a following in the millions.

He is notorious for taking his audience with him around the world through his camera on his sporadic travels, motivational speaking at events, venting about current issues, and occasionally back home to his wife and daughter.

Starting from a lower middle class home and working his way up to New York City, he certainly has an impressive success story.

The following 23 facts are a must read for any Neistat fans!

Casey Neistat is 40 years old, he was born March 25, 1981, in Connecticut. He has 3 siblings, Dean, Jordan, and Van.

At age 15, Casey ran away from home after a fight with his mom. He stayed with friends before eventually moving in with two women, one of which he got pregnant shortly after meeting.

Neistat says he had difficulty with school and often got into trouble until he eventually dropped out at age 16.

He never attended a university or college.

His first job was a dishwasher in a seafood restaurant.

After visiting his brother in Brooklyn and borrowing his iMac to make and edit a video, he maxed out his only credit card to buy his own computer. This started his path into movie making in 2000.

In June 2001, his girlfriend dumped him so he moved to NYC in June 2001 at 20 years old where he found a job as a bike messenger.

Once he experienced working on 2 feature films, Casey decided he didn’t want to do movies or TV, but instead opted for YouTube because it has a bigger audience.

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