• Steven Lim is a YouTuber and social media star born in Ohio, USA.
• He gained recognition after being invited to create and host BuzzFeed’s “Worth It” show.
• He is active on YouTube, Instagram and Twitter with millions of followers and views.
• Steven is a supporter of People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) and the Black Lives Matter movement.
• His net worth is estimated to be over $300,000.
Who is Steven Lim?
Steven Lim was born in Ohio, USA, on November 12, 1990 – his zodiac sign is Scorpio and he is an American national. He is a YouTuber and a social media starwho gained recognition after being invited to create and host BuzzFeed’s show “Worth It”.
Youth and education
Steven was raised in Ohio alongside his brother Alvin by their Chinese mother who worked at a local fast food restaurant and their Malaysian father who owns a small grocery store. Steven’s parents moved to the US not long before he was born.
He became interested in comedy at a very young age and often performed for his parents and his primary school peers. Steven was later encouraged by his high school teacher to try his acting skills at the school’s drama club, and he went on to act in several plays, but became uninterested in becoming a famous actor. He was physically active while playing football and basketball, and after his matriculation in 2008, Steven found a job to support himself financially before he started earning enough money on the internet.
Steven launched his YouTube channel on February 19, 2008, which today has more than 225,000 subscribers and all his videos combined have more than 12 million views. He mainly uploads videos he made in his daily life, and most of these are also comical – his two most popular videos are “Things Bilingual People Do” as it has been viewed over 8.5 million times since March 5, 2015, and “Asian Parents React To I Love You (ORIGINAL)” as it has since received over a million views views September 23, 2014.
Steven has been working on BuzzFeed’s series of YouTube videos – “Worth It” for quite some time, and the 123 videos in this series have been viewed over 36 million times – BuzzFeed’s flagship channel “BuzzFeedVideo” was launched on August 10, 2011, subscribed today by more than 20 million people, counting more than 17 billion views across all of the channel’s videos combined.
Steven is also active on Instagram and is followed by more than 320,000 people, while he has uploaded about 500 photos, most of which are taken in his daily life.
He has been active on Twitter since October 2009 and is followed by more than 60,000 people.
Working as an executive producer and other credits
In 2019, Steven was invited as an executive producer of six episodes of the series “Worth It: Lifestyle”, and in 2020 he worked on the short documentary “Tourist Trapped: Los Angeles”. He has contributed to four episodes of the documentary series “Spooky Small Talk”and nine episodes of another documentary series “Weird (and/or) Wonderful World with Shane (and Ryan)” – Steven was an executive producer for 12 episodes of the “Puppet History” series, four episodes of the “Too Many Spirits” series, and eight episodes of the “Are You Scared?” series.
He has had a single acting career – in 2018, he played Stephen in the short comedy film “Asian Bachelorette 2” written and directed by Philip Wang and starring Jung Sung Ahn, Marlin Ramsey Chan and Taylor Chan.
Love life and girlfriend
Steven prefers to keep his personal matters to himself rather than share them with the public, but he also likes to joke about his relationships. August 2015, he announced that he had started a relationship with an Asian girl he rated a 9.5/10 in one of his YouTube videos – the two dated for about two years before breaking up for unknown reasons.
After reportedly being single for nearly two years, Steven announced he was in a new relationship with a girl known as Ying, and he also rated her a 9.5/10 – the girl has been featured in many of Steven’s YouTube videos, and there have been no rumors or controversies surrounding the two’s relationship.
As of November 2020, Steven is in a relationship, is not married and has no children.
Hobbies and other interests
Steven loves to travel and has been to several US states while his most favorite trips have been to Chicago, Illinois and Los Angeles, California as he has documented and made videos of them for his YouTube channel. He loves Asia and has visited many Asian countries, while he usually travels to China at least once a year and is somewhat of a celebrity there.
He is an animal lover and has a pet dog, while his favorite “animals” are sharks – he opposes the killing of sharks for their fins, and is a supporter of the organization People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA).
Steven is also a fighter for human rights and today supports the Black Lives Matter movement.
In his spare time, usually late at night, he likes to watch movies starring some of his favorite actors and actresses Robert Downey Jr., Chadwick Boseman and Zhang Ziyi, such as “Ironman”, “Black Panther” and “The House of the flying daggers”.
Age, height and power
Steven’s age is 29. He has short brown hair and brown eyes, his length is 1.83 m tall and weighs about 72 kg.
As of November 2020, his net worth is estimated to be over $300,000.