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Gavin David Free, the British actor, filmmaker and cinematographer, was born on 23 May 1988, in Thame, Oxfordshire, England and is of Italian descent. He is particularly renowned as the creative director of the Texas based production company Rooster Teeth, and as an actor in the web series ‘The Slo Mo Guys’ which is made for his YouTube channel only, and a major part of his net worth comes from them.

So can you have any guesses about how rich is Gavin Free? His net worth is estimated by sources to be nesr $6 million as of early 2016, which is accumulating through the incomes from his various professions.

Gavin Free Net Worth $6 Million

Gavin went to Lord William’s School in Thame. In 2006, he joined hands with a production house in Europe for producing slow motion videos using the then newly developed Phantom digital high speed cameras. There he worked as a camera operator and technician and made numerous music videos and advertisements – ‘Kasabian’, ‘The Chemical brothers’ and ‘X-Press 2’ to name a few. This was the start of his net worth.

In 2009, the famed Rooster Teeth Production, which he was an admirer of beforehand, hired him as a director. He directed the seventh season of ‘Red vs Blue’ – a machinima series, and a mini-series called ‘Relocated’ for the production house. In the same year he began acting in the comedy series ‘Captain Dynamic’ and ‘Rooster Teeth Shorts’.

In 2010 he, along with a friend, Daniel Gruchy, launched a YouTube channel, ‘The Slo Mo Guys’. The channel shows videos of different types of stunts and experiments in slow motion and became very popular in a very short time period and ’til 2015 it had more than seven million subscribers and won the YouTube’s ‘On The Rise’ program. One of its episodes which involved watermelon crushing was also featured on ‘The Tonight Show’ in September 2012. His net worth was rising steadily.

Free also became a part of Achievement Hunter, the video game division of the Rooster Teeth company as a temporary host at first, and then the main host, which added yet more significantly to his net worth. He also applied his slow motion cinematography techniques in movies like ‘Sherlock Holmes: A Game Of Shadows’, ‘Dredd’, ‘Hot Fuzz’ and ‘Snow White And The Huntsman’.

He has starred in many podcasts and series’ produced by the Rooster Teeth company. ‘Immersion’, ‘YouTube Ravine’, ‘Did I Say That Loud Out’, ‘Let’s Play’ and ‘Off Topic’ are a few among them. In 2014 he voiced Vav who is a superhero in the comedy web series ‘X-Ray and Vav’ by Rooster Teeth and it became so popular that he was nicknamed Vav and Gav after it. He also worked in the comic murder mystery series ‘Ten Little Roosters’ and hosted the reality show type series ‘Million Dollars, But…’.

In January 2016, his first film ‘Laser Team’ was released which was a sci-fi comedy. It got positive critics reviews and opened new vistas for him. Gavin Free has also made an appearance in two ‘Barenaked Ladies’ music videos namely ‘Odds Are’ in 2013 and ‘Did I Say That Out Loud?’ in 2014. Hois net worth continues to increase.

At present he is working as the creative director of Rooster Teeth after replacing Burnie Burns. In his personal life, after residing with his co-worker and friend Geoff Ramsey Jr. for several years, he now lives in Austin, Texas with his girlfriend Meg Turney who is also an internet star and is famous for hosting the shows ‘SourceFed’ and ‘The Know’.

Quick Facts

Birth date: May 23, 1988
Birth place: Thame, Oxfordshire, England
Height:5' 9¾" (1.77 m)
Profession:Producer, director, actor, filmmaker, cinematographer
Education:Lord William's School
Nationality:British
Spouse:Meg Turney (2013–)
Awards:Streamy Awards - Best Cinematography (2016)
Movies:Captain Dynamic (2009), Rooster Teeth Shorts (2009-), Lazer Team (2015), Hot Fuzz (2007), Sherlock Holmes: A Game of Shadows (2011), Snow White and the Huntsman (2012), Dredd (2012)
TV shows:The Slo Mo Guys (2010-), The Tonight Show (2012), Top Gear (2007), YouTubers React (2015), Red vs Blue (2008-2009), Crunch Time (2016)
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imdb.com/name/nm2259283
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Interesting Facts

#Fact
1Lived with his co-worker Geoff Ramsey for several years.
2Was a fan of Rooster Teeth's content before he started working for the company.
3Appeared in two Barenaked Ladies music videos.
4Is a frequent member of the panel on the Rooster Teeth Podcast, a weekly chat show produced by Rooster Teeth.
5Lives in Austin, Texas.


Trademarks

#Trademark
1Gagging
2Prominent nose
3Headlight fluid. On the Rooster Teeth podcast, he misspoke and said "headlight fluid," leading to much mockery from his colleagues.
4Known for creating 'British' words that are generally nonsense, much to the amusement of his Rooster Teeth colleagues.
5Slow-motion


Quotes

#Quote
1[One of his most famous quotes which he said on the Rooster Teeth Podcast (episode 184). The quote was so funny among his colleagues that it was turned into a shirt that became very popular] People like grapes.


Pictures

Won Awards

Won awards

Won awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
2016Streamy AwardThe Streamy AwardsBest CinematographyThe Slow Mo Guys (2012)· Dan Gruchy

Nominated Awards

Nominated awards

Nominated awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
2014Streamy AwardThe Streamy AwardsBest Science and Education SeriesThe Slow Mo Guys (2012)· Dan Gruchy


Filmography

Actor

Actor

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Lazer Team2015Woody
X-Ray and Vav2014-2015TV SeriesVav
On the Spot2015TV Series
Ten Little Roosters2014TV Mini-SeriesGavin Prime / Gavin Two
Turn Down for 20142014Video shortThe Slow Mo Guys
What Does 2013 Say?2013Video shortThe Slow Mo Guys
Rooster Teeth: Best of RT Shorts and Animated Adventures2013Multiple
Red vs. Blue: Season 102012Video shortGuard (voice)
Rooster Teeth Shorts: Volume One2009VideoGavin
Red vs. Blue: Reconstruction2008VideoPvt. Jones (voice)
Red vs Blue: Recollection Trilogy2008TV SeriesJones #1
Red vs. Blue: The Blood Gulch Chronicles2003TV SeriesRed Guard

Camera Department

Camera Department

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Dredd2012slow motion cinematographer
Snow White and the Huntsman2012slow motion cinematographer
Sherlock Holmes: A Game of Shadows2011phantom download technician
Top Gear2007TV Series slow motion cinematographer - 1 episode
Hot Fuzz2007high speed camera

Director

Director

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Red vs. Blue: Recreation2009Video

Writer

Writer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
X-Ray and Vav2015TV Series based on characters created by - 1 episode

Editor

Editor

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The Slow Mo Guys2012TV Series

Producer

Producer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The Slow Mo Guys2012TV Series producer

Miscellaneous

Miscellaneous

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Rude Tube2011TV Series footage courtesy of - 1 episode

Thanks

Thanks

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Outrageous Acts of Science2015TV Series documentary thanks - 1 episode
Halo 42012Video Game special thanks: Insight global
Red vs. Blue: The Blood Gulch Chronicles2003TV Series special thanks

Self

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
YouTubers React2015TV SeriesHimself
On the Spot2015TV SeriesHimself - Team Speed Chaps
@midnight2014TV SeriesHimself - Contestant
Rude Tube2011-2013TV SeriesHimself
Chris Hardwick's All-Star Celebrity Bowling2013TV SeriesHimself
The Slow Mo Guys2012TV SeriesHimself
100 Greatest Funny Moments2006TV Movie documentaryGuy flipping off bed (uncredited)

Archive Footage

Archive Footage

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Off the Air2012TV SeriesHimself

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