- 1 Who is Duke Dennis?
- 2 How rich is he, as of now? Duke Dennis Net Worth
- 3 Early Life, Parents, Siblings, Nationality, Ethnicity, Religion, Educational Background
- 4 Rise to Fame on YouTube
- 5 Other Social Media Platforms: Twitch, Instagram, and Twitter
- 6 Appearance and Vital Statistics
- 7 Personal Life and Trivia
Who is Duke Dennis?
Duke Dennis was born on 26 February 1994 under the zodiac sign of Pisces, in the United States; the actual place of his birth is unknown. He is a 28-year-old social media sensation, content creator, and YouTube star, who gained fame for uploading content related to the basketball franchise “NBA 2K”.
How rich is he, as of now? Duke Dennis Net Worth
As of early 2022, Duke Dennis’ net worth is estimated at over $2 million; earned through his successful Internet-based career, which includes video monetization, stream subscriptions, donations, and creating sponsored posts and videos for various companies.
Early Life, Parents, Siblings, Nationality, Ethnicity, Religion, Educational Background
Duke Dennis spent his early years somewhere in the US. He hasn’t shared much information about his childhood time and parents, nonetheless, it’s known that he has a brother named Darius Dennis. He holds American nationality, belongs to African-American ethnic group, and is a Christian. Regarding his education, Duke Dennis completed his high school education at a catholic school, after which he spent a few years in the US Army.
Rise to Fame on YouTube
Duke Dennis developed his love for video games very early, playing them a lot, and even participating in various online competitions. His career began when he came up with an idea to create content related to video games for his YouTube channel, which he’d launched on 16 February 2013, under the name ‘Duke Dennis Gaming’. He filmed his first video about the highly popular video game “NBA 2K17”, and uploaded it under the title “NBA 2K17 DROPPED 19 ON SUPERSTAR HEAD – BEST JUMPSHOT IN NBA 2K17” on 29 October 2016. “NBA 2K17” is a basketball simulation video game, which was developed by Visual Concepts, published by 2K Sports, and is the 18th installment of the “NBA 2K” franchise.
The video quickly went viral, and led a lot of people to subscribe to his channel in anticipation of his upcoming videos, so he continued to create more gameplay and commentary videos of the “NBA 2K” games, that emulate the sport of basketball; he eventually started doing livestreams as well.
So far, Duke Dennis has amassed nearly 1.8 million subscribers, while his videos have been viewed more than 165 million times in total. Some of his most popular videos include “Demigod Shot Creator Stretch Big! NBA 2K19 MYPARK! I GOT THE BEST JUMPSHOT ON NBA 2K19”, “Demigod Shot Creator Stretch Big! NBA 2K19 MYPARK! I GOT THE BEST JUMPSHOT ON NBA 2K19”, and “Duke Dennis Hits LEGEND On NBA 2K20 And Got 40 EXTRA BADGES! CRAZY LEGEND REACTION NBA 2K20!”, to name a few.
Other Social Media Platforms: Twitch, Instagram, and Twitter
Once he reached a decent number of followers on YouTube, Duke Dennis launched his account on Twitch, which is the world’s leading live streaming platform for gamers. He runs his account under the username ‘Duke’, on which he has nearly 570,000 followers. He’s done live streams of various video games, such as “Apex Legends”, “Elden Ring”, “Horizon”, and “Horizon Forbidden West”, among many others.
He also runs his official Instagram account under the name ‘dukedennis’, with over 930,000 followers, and is also active on his official Twitter account, on which he goes by the username ‘@ImDukeDennis’, and has almost 260,000 followers.
Appearance and Vital Statistics
Duke Dennis has short dark brown hair and dark brown eyes. He stands at a height of 5ft 8ins (1.73m), his weight is around 136lbs (62kgs), his chest size is 36, waist size 28, hip size 34, and shoe size 7 (US).
Personal Life and Trivia
Duke Dennis isn’t very open when it comes to speak about his personal life, keeping all the details about it away from the eyes of the media. So, his current relationship status is a mystery, however, many of his fans believe that he doesn’t have a girlfriend at the moment, and that he’s completely focused on his professional career. His current residence is in South Carolina.
Duke is a huge fan of Hollywood actor Ryan Reynolds.
In his spare time, he enjoys traveling around the world, playing video games, and racing, but his favorite place for holiday is Miami.
His favorite food is Mexican and Italian.
His favorite colors are grey and white.
His favorite brands are Jordan, Nike, Reebok, and Gucci.