Interesting Facts about Brent Rivera
- Name: Brent Austin Rivera
- Date of Birth: January 9, 1998
- Place of Birth: Huntington Beach, CA
- Birth Sign: Capricorn
- Nationality: American
- Ethnicity: Caucasian White
- Occupation: YouTuber, Actor, Social Media Personality, former Vine star, Musician
- Social: Instagram
Born in Huntington Beach, California on January 9, 1998, Brent Austin is the son of John Rivera (father) a firefighter and Laura Rivera (mother) who is a teacher. Brent grew up alongside one sister Alexa Brooke Rivera popularly known as Lexi Rivera and two brothers, including Brice Rivera and Blake Rivera. Lexi is also a content creator and a YouTuber. His YouTube videos include challenge videos and funny pranks.
Brent always dreamt of being an entertainer, and that motivated him to start acting at the tender age of 10 years. He later became a digital celebrity after creating a vine account titled thebrentrivera. The account attracted over 8 million followers. His success on Vine helped him grow his YouTube channel, which now has over 11.1 million subscribers.
Brent Rivera involves his family members, friends, and other YouTubers in his videos. Lexi, and his sister, appear in most of his YouTube videos. Other fellows that he often collaborates with are Alan Stokes, Lexi Hensler, Alex Stokes, Nash Grier, and Ben Azelart. Rivera is also part of Awesomeness TV, a collaborative YouTube channel. He is also famous on other social media like Tik Tok and Instagram.
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Brent Rivera is rumored to be dating Eva Gutowski, who is also a regular on Rivera’s YouTube videos. Eva also runs a YouTube channel called MyLifeAsEva, which is doing great with close to 10.8 million subscribers.
From the videos, the two are very close and this has been for many years. This made their fans conclude they were in a relationship. That led the two YouTubers to explain to their fans their close relationship.
However, fans are still convinced that the two are in a relationship even after Rivera released two videos trying to explain their close friendship.
His acting career
When Brent was a cast in the Alexander IRL film, he played the role of Alexander. That is when he realized his dreams of being an actor. In the film, he acted as a high school student who threw a part to become one of the cool kids in school.
The film producers picked him because he had the looks of the age bracket the film was targeting. He was also the perfect candidate to play as a high schoolboy.
Brent’s net worth
The talented young man earns a handsome amount of cash from various revenue streams. Some internet sources report that Brent has an accumulated net worth of $6.5 million. He charges a substantial amount of cash when invited to perform in shows. Brent also makes some money as an influencer and his YouTube channel. The media personality also has a clothing line called Relatable Apparel.
Brent had previously experienced bullying in his online career. For that reason, he joined an anti-bullying campaign where he teamed up with Hollister.
He was involved in spreading awareness against bullying and raising funds for the campaign. He elaborated that he experienced bullying during his early career days.