Who is Tyrone Magnus?
Tyrone Magnus was born in New Jersey, USA, on 14 June 1977 – his zodiac sign is Gemini, he holds American nationality, and is of South African descent. Tyrone’s a YouTuber, actor, writer, producer, director, and a social media star, who’s perhaps known best for his eponymous YouTube channel, which he launched on 17 March 2012. It’s today subscribed to by almost two million people, and numbers over 720 million views of all his videos combined. Tyrone’s videos are mostly focused on uploading reaction, movie reviews, and unboxing items.
Early life and education
Tyrone was raised in New Jersey by his parents, about whom nothing’s known as he respects their privacy. As he hasn’t spoken of having any siblings, Tyrone’s believed to be an only child.
He attended a local high school, and was mostly interested in playing sports during his four years there. Tyrone excelled at football, playing for the school’s team, while he was also interested in boxing and playing soccer. Upon matriculating in 1995, he found work to financially support himself, and didn’t enroll at college.
Tyrone worked as a salesman for the following eight years, selling various items including cars and security systems, before he became focused on his career on the internet.
Most popular YouTube videos
Tyrone’s perhaps known best for his sense of humor, and the videos in which he’s reviewing and/or unboxing various products. The following are three of his most popular YouTube videos, which have helped him gain many subscribers.
Tyrone’s #1 video “Marvel Legends Series – Infinity Gauntlet – UNBOXING!!!” has been watched close to 15 million times since 19 April 2018, and features him trying on the Infinity Gauntlet which he’d purchased.
His second most popular video “Marvel Legends Series – Black Panther Helmet – UNBOXING!!!” has been viewed over 7.4 million times since 27 August 2018, and it’s done in a similar way to his #1 video.
Tyrone’s third most popular video “Ultimate Mic Drops of The Internet – Vol. 1 – REACTION!!!” has garnered more than 3.3 million views since 22 January 2019, and features him reacting to the funny videos which his fans have sent him.
His second YouTube channel
Tyrone’s running another YouTube channel, “Tyrone Magnus Gaming”, which is today subscribed to by over 200,000 people, and numbers more than 45 million views of all his videos combined. The channel was launched on 21 February 2016, and Tyrone uses it to upload videos related to video games, including gameplays and reviews.
The most popular video on this channel is “Ultimate Gamer Rage – REACTION!!!”, and it has been watched close to 1.3 million times since 16 October 2018.
Tyrone’s quite active on Instagram, and has uploaded over 1,400 pictures, while he’s amassed over 70,000 followers. The majority of his pictures have been taken during his everyday life.
He launched his Twitter account in March 2012, and it’s today followed by more than 37,000 people, while Tyrone has tweeted close to 15,000 times. His Facebook page numbers over 75,000 fans, and his Twitch channel is today followed by close to 11,000 people, while his livestreams mostly consist of Tyrone just chatting with his fans.
He also has a Patreon account with 844 patrons, who can generate Tyrone an income of close to $6,000 per month.
Career as an actor
Tyrone made his acting debut in 2012, when he starred in his own series entitled “Tyrone Magnus”. In 2015, he voiced General Tamanegi in the animated action mini-series “Dragon Ball Absalon”; he also voiced the same character in the 2016 video game “Dragon Ball Fusions”.
In 2018, Tyrone made a guest appearance in an episode of the drama “Londyn”, and in 2020 he starred in the short animated action drama “Redline Ronin and the Seven Deadly Swords” (voice role). Most recently in 2021, Tyrone portrayed Ethan Shaw in the thriller “Call Time”.
He’s currently recording for the upcoming animated series “Prince Adventures”, and is shooting for five upcoming movies, including the action “The Handler”, the short action comedy “Dollface: Road to the Apocalypse”, and the thriller “The Sweepers”.
Writing, producing and directing credits
Tyrone has six writing, nine producing, and four directing credits. Some of the short videos he’s written include “President Trump’s Most Savage Moments: Reaction!”, “The Batman – DC FanDome Teaser – Reaction!” and “My GF’s Reaction to the 1st Alien Chest Burst Scene!”, all in 2020.
He also produced and directed the above mentioned short videos, and has produced various others, including “Family Guy Try Not to Laugh: Family Guy Funniest Moments Reaction!!!” and “Star Wars Theory Reacts to My Reaction to the Vader Episode 2 Mace Returns Cinematic: Reaction!”
Love life and wife
Tyrone’s more or less open when it comes to his love life, and it’s known that he’s today in a relationship with Scar-Lo. She’s also a YouTuber, and has helped Tyrone produce many of his YouTube videos. The two have been together for over four years, and there are rumors circulating the internet claiming that they’ve recently become engaged, but this hasn’t been confirmed.
It’s also widely known that Tyrone was in a long-term relationship with a non-celebrity girl, back in the early 2010s.
The two were apparently introduced by a mutual friend at a party, and were together until 2014, when they broke up for unknown reasons.
As of July 2021, Tyrone’s in a relationship with Scar-Lo, hasn’t married and doesn’t have children.
Hobbies and other interests
Tyrone’s physically quite active, and has a couple of training sessions at the gym every week, thus his muscular body. He’s also into sports, and occasionally plays tennis and basketball with his friends.
He’s a huge fan of fast cars, with his favorite being the 2021 Corvette.
Tyrone likes to watch movies in his spare time, and his favorite actor and actress are Joaquin Phoenix and Angelina Jolie, while a couple of his favorite films are “Joker”, “Gladiator” and “Lara Croft: Tomb Raider – The Cradle of Life”.
He’s into travelling, and has been to several US states, mostly to attend various GameCons.
Tyrone’s a dog-lover, and his pet dog Lucky can be seen featured in some of his Instagram pictures.
Age, height and net worth
Tyrone’s age is 44. He has short brown hair and brown eyes, his height is 5ft 10ins (1.8m) and he weighs around 175lbs (80kgs).
As of July 2021, his net worth has been estimated at over $1.2 million.