Jake Paul has stirred the combat sports fraternity over a substantial period. The Youtuber turned boxer predominantly broke into the headlines when he annihilated Nate Robinson to claim a thunderous T/KO win. Post the fight, Paul called out several MMA celebrities, including former UFC double champ Conor McGregor, Ben Askren, and more.
He is an unusual personality who has captivated millions, gaining momentous fame and attention as a result. Despite having just 2 fights/wins on his resume, Paul has struck the right chord in terms of connecting with a vast base of fans.
That said, here we look at the 10 facts about the ‘Problem Child’.
10 must-know facts about Jake Paul
1. He began his career as a Viner
Paul rolled out his first vine in 2013 at a very young age. When the Vine app liquidated in 2016, the ‘Problem Child’ had gained a mammoth 5.3 million followers with around 2 billion plays on the app.
2. Paul got his first TV break via Disney
In 2015, the Disney Channel announced it will come up with a series named, Bizaardvark. It was a series about two best friends who loved posting content on the internet and shaking it up. Paul was already a Viner back then, and he was just the ideal fit for this role. He played the character of ‘Dirk’ in this series.
3. He began his own teen entertainment management firm
In January 2017, the Ohio native began his own teen entertainment…