James Charles Dickinson is an American make-up artist, beauty YouTuber and internet personality. As of 2021, James Charles has a net worth of $22 million. He is notable for producing YouTube videos concerning makeup tutorials. James mainly to fame in 2016 when a tweet of retaking his senior portrait with a ring light and makeup went viral over social media. As a result, he became the first male ambassador and spokesmodel of the cosmetic brand, “Cover Girl” at age of 17 years.
In 2018, Charles also appeared in the American documentary series “The Secret World of Jeffree Star” and “Nikita Unfiltered”. Later, he made a cameo appearance in the music video for Larray’s single “Cancelled”. He is popular youth sensations in the United States and gained a huge fan following through his unique beauty influential skills. As of 2021, James Charles has accumulated over 34 million followers on TikTok and 26 million on Instagram.
James Charles Wiki/Biography
Born on 23 May 1999, James Charles’s age is 21 years as of 2021. He was born and brought up in a well-settled family from Bethlehem, New York, United States.
He completed his early schooling and graduated from Bethlehem Central High School, New York in 2017.
James was inclined towards beauty and make-up since his childhood and has always wanted to pursue his career as a make-up artist. He started working on his dream by making his YouTube channel and focusing on his make-up skills.
|Full Name||James Charles Dickinson|
|Net Worth||$22 Million|
|Date of Birth||23 May 1999|
|Birth Place||Bethlehem, New York, United States|
|Profession||Makeup Artist, YouTuber and Internet Personality|
|Debut||Film: The Secret World of Jeffree Star (2018)|
|School/College||Bethlehem Central High School, New York|
Family, Girlfriend & Relationships
James Charles belongs to a well-settled Christian family from Albany County, New York, United States. He has his belief in the Christianity religion and is known to have American nationality.
His father’s name is Dickinson who is a businessman and her mother’s name is Christie Dickinson who is a housewife.
He has one sibling, his younger brother’s name is Ian Jeffrey who is a model and internet personality.
James Charles’s marital status is unmarried. He is openly and his boyfriend’s name is David Dobrik who is a YouTuber by profession.
|Mother Name||Christie Dickinson|
|Brother Name||Ian Jeffrey|
James Charles is a good looking and handsome guy with a charming personality. He is 5 feet and 9 inches tall and his body weight is around 73 Kg. He has stylish black color hair and has beautiful brown color eyes.
He also revealed that he had botox injections in his forehead and filter injections in his lips. He is of lean body type with impressive body measurements.
|Height (approx)||in centimeters: 180 cm|
in meters: 1.80 m
in feet inches: 5’ 9”
|Weight (approx)||in kilograms: 73 kg|
in pounds: 160 lbs
James Charles started his career as a YouTuber in 2015. He started his YouTube channel named after him on which he uploads beauty and make-up tutorial videos. He works as a supermodel for popular American cosmetic brand Cover Girl in 2016 along with brand ambassador Katy Perry.
In 2019, he was invited to Birmingham, England for the opening ceremony of Morphe Cosmetic’s second UK store. In the same year, he also did the make-up of Amethyst Amelia Kelly for her music video titled Sally Walker, he also made a small cameo appearance in this video.
Recently, he started a YouTube series titled Instant Influencer to find the next beauty influencer, the series was hosted by Charles himself and premiered on 24 April 2020.
Along with YouTube he also uploads his videos on TikTok. He also made guest appearances in some popular shows and films like The Ellen DeGeneres Show, Zail Good, Shane and Friends and The Secret World of Jeffree Star
James Charles was landed into a controversy when he made an offensive comment about Africa and Ebola in the year 2017. He was criticized by his fans and later he realized his mistake and made an apology stating that I am extremely sorry for what I said on his Twitter account.
In the year 2019, he made an offensive comment on his Twitter account stating that he was not fully gay, and he also has an interest in some girls and trans guys. He faced criticism for his comment and later he apologized for his mistake.
Charles was also involved in a controversy when his long-time collaborator Tati Westbrook accused him of disloyalty, manipulating people’s sexuality, and using his money and power for playing with people’s emotions. As a result, Charles has lost over 1 Million subscribers with 24 hours.
He has won the Streamy Awards in the year 2018 and 2020 for Beauty YouTube and Show of the Year on YouTube. He got nominated for The Streamy Awards in 2019 and 2020 for Beauty YouTube and Creator of the year on YouTube.
Facts and Information
He is an avid animal lover and owns a pet dog.
He is the most subscribed male beauty guru and the second most subscribed beauty guru on YouTube.