Shane Dawson Net Worth 2017: Short Bio & Wiki

How rich is Shane Dawson?

Shane Dawson net worth is
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Shane Dawson Net Worth, Biography & Wiki 2017

Shane Lee Yaw was born on 19 July 1988, in Long Beach, California USA. As Shane Dawson he is one of the most popular YouTube personalities, certainly best known for his YouTube channel called ShaneDawsonTV, which has about 6 million subscribers. In addition to this, he is also known as an actor, film director and comedian. As an acclaim Shane has received such awards as Best Vlogger Award and Choice Web Star Award. Now Shane is a very active person and you can often hear about him involving himself into some new projects and new spheres. He has even has started his career as a musician and is working on realizing more singles.

Shane Dawson Net Worth $2 Million

So how rich is Shane Dawson? It is estimated that Shane’s net worth is $2 million. The main source of this sum of money is Shane’s activities as a YouTube personality. Of course, his other activities also add to his net worth. There is no doubt that Shane will continue his successful activities in the future. Eventually Dawson’s net worth will also become higher and he will gain more acclaim.

Shane studied at Lakewood High School. His childhood was difficult as he had problems with his weight and experienced bullying from other children. What is more, his father was addicted to alcohol and his family experienced a lot of struggles in their life. This probably had a huge influence on Dawson’s life and maybe that is why he now works hard in order to make his life better and provide everything that his future family will need. When he was still attending school, Shane started making videos and later this hobby developed into his job. In 2008 Dawson created his YouTube channel, called “ShaneDawsonTV”. Step by step his videos became more and more famous. Now Shane post his videos everyday on another channel, called “Shane” and even collaborates with other famous YouTubers; some of them include “TheFineBros”, “BrittaniLouise Taylor”, “iJustine” and others. This also adds to Shane’s popularity and his net worth. In addition to this, Shane Dawson has appeared in several movies and television shows, for example “Smiley”, and “Not Cool” in “The Chair” competition, where two novice directors are give the same script and each make their own film out of it, after which the audience watch both films and vote online for their preference. “Not Cool” was competing against Anna Martemucci’s “Holidaysburg”. Zachary Quinto, producer of The Chair, disliked Shanes work, but the test audience liked the movie, and Dawson won the competition, the first prize being $250,000 to work on another film project, also a significant boost to his net worth.

As mentioned, Shane began his professional career as a musician. Since 2010 he has released eight singles. Maybe in the near future he will also release his first studio album.

If to talk about Shane Dawson’s personal life, it can be said that he is in a relationship with Lisa Schwartz, who is also a YouTube personality. They both live in Hollywood, California. All in all, Shane Dawson is a very perspective celebrity who will undoubtedly achieve a lot in the future. His videos are known all over the world and he has many fans who are excited to see his other projects. Let’s hope that soon we will hear more about Shane.

Quick Facts

Birth date: July 19, 1988
Birth place: Long Beach, California, United States
Height:6 ft (1.83 m)
Profession:Actor, Screenwriter, Comedian, Musician, Film director
Nationality:United States of America
Partner:Lisa Schwartz (2011–)
Siblings:Jerid Yaw, Jacob Yaw
TV shows:"Not Cool", "Smiley", "Shane Dawson TV"
Books:I Hate Myselfie

Nominated Awards

Nominated awards

Nominated awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
2015ActorScreen Actors Guild AwardsOutstanding Action Performance by a Stunt Ensemble in a Motion PictureThe Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies (2014)· Genevieve Aitken
· Ric Anderson
· Daniel Andrews
· Cory Beeston
· Matt Bennett
· Shane Blakey
· Glenn Boswell
· Antoni Botica
· Bob Bowles
· Damien Bryson
· Sean Button
· Marky Lee Campbell
· Shaughan Campbell
· Ryan Carey
· Justin B. Carter
· Desiree Rose Cheer
· Scott Chiplin
· Glenn Chow
· Huckle Cleary
· Rodney Cook
· Rhye Copeman
· Jonathan Costelloe
· Andrew Cottle
· Tom Cotton
· Augie Davis
· M
2012ActorScreen Actors Guild AwardsOutstanding Performance by a Stunt Ensemble in a Television SeriesSpartacus: Gods of the Arena (2011)· Tyrone Bell
· Mana Hira Davis
· Clint Elvy
· Adrian McGaw
· Allan Poppleton
· Shane Rangi
· Vincent Roxburgh
· Paul Shapcott
· Erika Takacs
· Jacob Tomuri
· Raicho Vasilev
· Graham Vincent
· Tim Wong




Roman Empire: Reign of Blood2016TV Series documentary stunt coordinator - 6 episodes
Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon: Sword of Destiny2016stunt rigger
Abandoned2015/VIstunt coordinator
Lumen2015TV Movie stunt coordinator
The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies2014stunt performer
The Dark Horse2014stunt coordinator
Spartacus: War of the DamnedTV Series stunt coordinator - 23 episodes, 2010 - 2012 stunts - 5 episodes, 2013
Evil Dead2013stunt coordinator
The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey2012stunt performer - uncredited
Spartacus: Gods of the Arena2011TV Mini-Series stunt coordinator - 6 episodes
The Lovely Bones2009stunt performer: NZ
Aliens in the Attic2009stunt rigger - uncredited / stunts
Underworld: Rise of the Lycans2009additional stunts / stunt rigger
The Chronicles of Narnia: Prince Caspian2008utility stunts
10,000 BC2008stunt double - uncredited / stunt performer
30 Days of Night2007utility stunts
Bridge to Terabithia2007stunt rigger - as Shane Manwa Dawson / utility stunts
Power Rangers Mystic Force2006TV Series stunt rigger
King Kong2005stunt coordinator
River Queen2005stunts
Power Rangers S.P.D.2005TV Series stunt rigger
The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King2003stunt performer
Hard Out2003TV Series assistant stunt coordinator
The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers2002stunt performer - uncredited
The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring2001stunts - uncredited
Street Legal2000TV Series assistant stunt coordinator
Cleopatra 25252000TV Series assistant stunt coordinator
Jack of All Trades2000TV Series assistant stunt coordinator
Xena: Warrior Princess1999TV Series stunt coordinator - 1 episode
Forbidden Island1999TV Series stunt double
The Ugly1997assistant stunt coordinator
Amazon High1997TV Movie assistant stunt coordinator
Hercules in the Maze of the Minotaur1994TV Movie assistant stunt coordinator
Hercules: The Legendary Journeys - Hercules and the Circle of Fire1994TV Movie assistant stunt coordinator
Hercules: The Legendary Journeys - Hercules and the Lost Kingdom1994TV Movie stunts
Hercules and the Amazon Women1994TV Movie stunts
The Tommyknockers1993TV Series lead stunt double - 2 episodes
Marlin Bay1992TV Series assistant stunt coordinator
Queen City Rocker1986stunts - uncredited



The Dark Horse2014Rip's Dad
Ally McBeal2000TV SeriesYoung Fish
Young Hercules1998VideoTalos
Hercules: The Legendary Journeys1995-1996TV SeriesAssistant Minotaur / Warrior #1
Rapa Nui1994Mud Colour
Adventurer1987TV SeriesTohu
Queen City Rocker1986Ryder's Hood

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