Whether you're familiar with his comedic YouTube videos or not, Rickey Thompson is a YouTube Red Premium star and an internet personality. He's known for his short, snappy videos. His videos have gathered millions of views on YouTube and Instagram. He also appears in international campaigns for global brands. He has appeared on magazine covers and attended fashion week shows. He's also nominated for a Social Star of the Year award at the 2021 MTV Movie & TV Awards. He has an estimated net worth of $1-10 million.
Rickey Thompson was born in Raleigh, North Carolina and has a younger sister named Karson. He grew up in a religious household. He attended Millbrook High School and moved to Los Angeles after graduating. He started to post on Instagram and Vine when he was 17. He quickly found his feet on Vine, and his videos became popular. He posted videos about his crushes and life in general.
In 2016, Rickey Thompson made the move from Vine to YouTube Red, where he played Dakota in the series Foursome. His character is gay and confident in his sexuality. He played Dakota in the series for four seasons. He also played Lil Nas X in the Coach show. He recently wrapped shooting the series' fourth season. He's also appeared on several Coach ads. He has also teamed up with Jennifer Lopez as a Coach family member. He's been a global ambassador for the brand since 2018. He's appeared in several fashion campaigns and on magazine covers.
The 23-year-old YouTuber is represented by Jade Wiselogle at Persona PR. He's also managed by Gon Carpel at the FIMI Group. He was awarded the Shorty Award for Instagrammer of the Year, and he's also nominated for an E! People's Choice Award for Social Star of 2019.
Rickey Thompson has worked with several major brands over the past few years. He has appeared in several Coach ad campaigns, he's appeared in the Coach Family series, and he's hosted several TV spots. He also has a large social following on Instagram, TikTok, and Instagram Stories. He's starred in three YouTube Red series. He's worked with the Coach family, including Jennifer Lopez, Miley Cyrus, Paloma Elsesser, and Barbie Ferreira. He's appeared in several international fashion campaigns. He's also worked with brands like American Eagle, American Eagle Jeans, American Eagle Outfitters, and The Luggage Company. He's also modeled for Nike. He's also appeared on fashion week shows, and he's walked the runway for David Wang's "Collection 2" show during New York Fashion Week 2018.
Rickey Thompson has been recognized for his talent and his dedication to authenticity. He's been nominated for a Social Star of Year award at the 2021 MTV Movie and TV Awards, and he's received a Shorty Award for Instagrammer of the Year. He's also appeared on the cover of Teen Vogue. He has hosted several events, and he's spoken at the Teen Vogue Summit. He's also had several appearances on The Tonight Show.