Well-known American Youtuber and vlogger Casey Neistat is a co-founder of multimedia company Beme. He is widely recognized as a writer, actor, and cinematographer on the HBO series "The Neistat Brothers." Casey is a married man and a father of two children, Owen and Francine. Owen is the son of his previous girlfriend Robin Harris and Francine, the daughter with his current wife, Candice Pool.
Early Life and Education of Casey Neistat
Casey Owen Neistat is now famous as Casey Neistat was born on March 25, 1981, in Gales Ferri, Connecticut, United States. He is an American and belongs to white ethnicity.
He was raised along with his brother, Van Neistat by his father Barry Neistat and mother Amy Neistat.
At the early age of 15, renowned Youtube personality Casey dropped out of high school and eloped with his girlfriend Robin Harris.
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At the very young age of 14, he became a father of Owen. For four years the couple lived together in a trailer park. Before moving to New York City, Neistat used to work as a dishwasher at the restaurant and a bike messenger.
Casey Neistat's Career
In mid-2001, Casey along with his brother Van Neistat started working with Tom Sachs in a series of movies. In 2003, he experienced his biggest breakthrough when his 3-minute short video movie namely, "iPod's Dirty Secret" attracted many viewers.
The film was featured globally which eventually attracted the media attention and ultimately made him famous. In 2004, Casey and his brother Van filmed the 15-minute science videos, which featured in Creative Mind's 59th Minute video.
HBO purchased "Neistat Brothers,” which earned them almost $2 million. In 2010, Casey started self-titled Youtube channel.
He published over 90 short videos which constantly gained more viewers and has over 1 million subscribers. Some of his hit videos include “Make it Count,” “Bike Lanes”, “The Devil`s Pool” and much more.
During his growing career, he collaborated with brands such as “Nike”, “Google”, "J Crew" and “Mercedes-Benz", and directed television commercials for them.
He also released his own social network Beme, which served as a video-sharing website and the app enables the users to produce their own videos in just four-second.
Awards and Achievements
Besides his successful career, Casey Neistat Won Several Awards like John Cassavetes Award’ presented by the Independent Spirit Awards.
He received the ‘Streamy Awards’ in the categories ‘Best First-Person Series’ and ‘Best Editing’. The same year he also got ‘YouTuber of the Year’ Award at the Shorty Awards event and honored with ‘New Media Star Award’ at the GQ Men of the Year award event.
Casey Neistat's Net worth
Best known as film producer Casey Neistat became more and more popular through his Youtube channel which increased her fame. He has 2.4million fans and 1.19million fans on Instagram and Twitter respectively.
Neistat’s signature fashion statement is a pair of customized black sunglasses with white spray paint. His current estimated net worth is around $16 million. He makes around $5.6K - $90.2K monthly and $67.7K - $1.1M yearly from his YouTube channel, ''CaseyNeistat.'' Moreover, he also makes around $6,516.75 - $10,861.25 per post on his Instagram.
Back in 2016, CNN bought his company named, Beme for $25 million.
Casey Neistat's Personal life
A versatile actor, and writer, Casey Neistat was in a romantic relationship with his high school girlfriend, Robin Harris. At an early age of 17, Robin gave birth to a child, Owen.
The beautiful young couple started living away from their parents in a trailer park. Unfortunately, their relation couldn't last more than four years.
Following his separation, Casey married Candice Pool and eloped in Houston, Texas. Their relation lasted for a month and declared it annul. In 2013, gorgeous Candice again came into his life and they tied the knot for the second time in Cape Town, South Africa.
Together the pair have a daughter named Francine (born in 2014) and a son Georgie (born in 2018).
Casey Neistat Affairs
First Affair with Robin Harris
Casey Neistat was in a romantic relationship with his high school girlfriend, Robin Harris. At the early age of 17, Robin gave birth to a child, Owen. However, after four years they broke up.