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Alex Burriss

One half of the duo in charge of Wassabi productions who is known by his Internet persona Alex Wassabi. Along with Roi Fabito, AKA Roi Wassabi, he creates hilarious videos for the duos YouTube channels hoiitsroi and WassabiProductions. He started making videos for YouTube in May of 2008 and began creating content for his second channel in 2013. He is a social media star on both Twitter and Vine, posting his first Vine video on May 1, 2013. He grew up in Lexington, Kentucky. His brothers Andrew and Aaron also became popular web video stars. He also has a sister. In 2015, he began dating fellow YouTuber Lauren Riihimaki. With Roi, he frequently creates parody videos of top artist's songs, including the incredibly popular video "Carly Rae Jepson CALL ME MAYBE - Rolanda & Richard (Parody)" which accumulated more than 80 million views in two years. [+]