Who is YouTuber Crainer? Age, real name, girlfriend, net worth


• Crainer (real name: Benjamin Dreyer Vestergård) is a YouTuber and social media star born in Denmark on December 12, 1994.
• He grew up in a wealthy family and became interested in playing video games at an early age.
• He is best known for his “Minecraft” videos and currently uploads two videos a day. His most popular videos are “THIS IS CHOCOLATE?!” and “*NEW* Trick Or Treat game mode in Fortnite Battle Royale!”
• Crainer is currently married to fellow YouTuber Thea Kornum and they run the channel “Thea & Crainer • Minecraft”.
• As of October 2020, Crainer’s net worth is estimated to be in excess of $2 million.



What is YouTuber Crainer’s real name?

Benjamin Dreyer Vestergård was born in Denmark on December 12, 1994 – his zodiac sign is Sagittarius and he is a Danish national. He is a YouTuber and a social media star who is perhaps best known for his “Minecraft” videos, under the name of Crainer.

Youth and education

Crainer grew up alongside his older sister Josefine in Denmark, through their father, who was a lawyer, and their mother, who was an accountant.

The family had more than enough money and Crainer usually spent his winter and summer vacations in other countries, such as England, Croatia and Italy.

He became interested in playing video games at a very young age, and during his last years in elementary school, he and his peers spent almost all of their free time together playing games on their computers. Crainer attended a local high schoolwhere he was interested in playing football, but high schools in Denmark did not have a school competition at the time and in the end he decided to fully focus on his career as a gamer – after his entrance exam in 2012, Crainer did not enroll in a high school.

How he became famous

Crainer launched his YouTube channel on February 22, 2014 and has since accumulated over 6.5 million subscribers, while today the channel has over 1.6 billion views across all of his videos combined.

Crainer uploads two videos every day and has played numerous games, currently focusing on playing “Among Us”. His two currently most popular videos are “THIS IS CHOCOLATE?!” which has been viewed nearly 10 million times as of January 24, 2017, and “*NEW* Trick Or Treat Gamemode in Fortnite Battle Royale!”, which has been viewed over 8.6 million times as of October 13, 2018.

According to controversies surrounding his success on YouTube, Crainer has only managed to gain popularity on YouTube thanks to his former friend Lanceypooh (Lancey), who was once a famous YouTuber.


Lancey had numerous followers on the Twitch live streaming network and after Crainer asked him to collaborate because he also wanted to be popular, Lancey decided to give him a shot. However, Crainer broke up with his girlfriend not long after, started taking steroids and told Lancey he needed some time off. Lancey then launched his YouTube channel and collected many subscribers, and after noticing this, Crainer contacted Lancey again, claiming he was a changed man and wanted to work with him again. Lancey built a gamer house in New Orleans and invited Crainer to live with him for free. After getting comfortable, Crainer asked if his then-girlfriend Sophie could come and live with them, and Lancey paid for Sophie’s plane ticket from Denmark.

At the time, Lancey was working with an unnamed YouTuber, and after they got into a fight, Crainer took the opportunity to secretly record Lancey talking about and insulting the YouTuber in question – after he returned to Denmark flown because his visa had expired, Crainer blocked Lancey on every social media network, and he himself began collaborating with the unnamed YouTuber. Steadily losing subscribers and the ability to make money on YouTube, Lancey has urged people not to trust Crainer, claiming he is a bad person who would do anything for money and fame.

Past and current YouTube series about Minecraft

Crainer has a lot of inactive series waiting for him to get back to it.

One is “Mission: Moon Butt” in which he uses the GalactiCraft Minecraft Mod to build a butt on the moon. Another of his popular but inactive series, “Test Pack, Please Ignore!” shows how he builds a base and tries to survive as long as he can. Crainer is perhaps best known for his “Crazy Craft” series, which is about getting as powerful as possible while fighting the three bosses at the same time. Some of Crainer’s other idle series include “Troll Craft”, “Sky Factory 4”, and “Rage Mode”.

He is currently focused on three of his video series. “Luck Blocks 2” shows Crainer playing against SSundee and random viewers, while his “Pranks” series is about Minecraft pranks.

His third series “Cowtown” shows Crainer, Slogoman and Jelly, fighting each other and trying to destroy their homes.

Other social media networks

Crainer is also active on Instagram and is followed by nearly 400,000 people while uploading around 950 photos. He is no longer active on his Twitter account, which only has about 250 people who follow him. Crainer is followed by more than 32,000 people on Facebook and by more than 270,000 on TikTok, earning nearly 900,000 likes across all of his photos and videos combined.

He is also active on Twitch and his channel titled “MisterCrainer” has over 27,000 followers – Crainer prefers uploading videos on YouTube to livestreaming on Twitch.

Love life and girlfriend

Crainer broke up with his girlfriend Sophie not long after he returned to Denmark, and some believe he was just using her to gain popularity on the internet. He dated a non-celebrity girl, Fie, who occasionally appeared in some of his videos before they broke up – Fie was pregnant at the time of their split, but she was rumored to be cheating on Crainer with another man who is also the father of the child.

Crainer dated Thea Kornum, a Danish YouTube star born on April 22, 1998 under the Taurus zodiac sign – the two ran their YouTube channel “Thea & Crainer – Minecraft” together, but it has since been renamed “Thea Gaming” to unknown reasons.

On June 22, 2019, Thea and Crainer got married in a private ceremony attended by their closest friends and family.

As of October 2020, Crainer is married to Thea, and it appears they have agreed not to have children, to focus on their careers.

Fears, hobbies and other interests

Crainer has an irrational fear of clowns, but can’t remember exactly how he developed this phobia – he believes it was during one of his first birthday parties.

Crainer is a dog lover and has a dog Bobby who can be seen in some of his photos on Instagram.

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His wife has urged him to travel with her on several occasions, but Crainer rarely agrees to leave his country as he is dedicated to his YouTube channel and tries his best to post two videos on his channel every day. upload, just as he promised his fans.

He is very physically active and has his own private gym where he works out several times a week, hence his fit body – he also follows a strict diet and most of the things he eats are prepared by his wife.

In the evenings, Crainer likes to watch comedy movies, and his favorite actor and actress are Jim Carrey and Meg Ryan, while a few of his favorite movies are “You’ve Got Mail”, “Liar Liar”, and “Bruce Almighty”.

Age and ability

Crainer is 25 years old. He has short brown hair and green eyes. his length is 1.78 m tall and weighs about 73 kg.

As of October 2020, Crainer’s net worth is estimated to be over $2 million.