Deji Olatunji

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Youtuber/Boxer (1996)
Tue Jun 14 2022
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Deji Olatunji is a well-known Youtuber who started getting fame for his gaming clips. His channel 'ComedyShortsGamer' has more than 10.6 Million subscribers and 2 Billion views. He was ranked second on Tubular Labs' BBC list of "UK's Most Influential YouTube Creators," immediately behind his older brother, Olajide "JJ" Olatunji, who was ranked first. 

Deji's output consists mostly of gaming videos, pranks, and crazy challenge videos, among other things. He is highly active on YouTube, uploading three to four videos every week on average.

Earlier life 

Olatunji was born on 9 December 1996, in Watford, English, United Kingdom. He was born and raised by English parents. His zodiac sign is Sagittarius. He was raised alongside his older brother. 

Deji Olatunji in a black t-shirt
Picture of Deji Olatunji in a black t-shirt. Picture source: Tubefilter.com

His brother is famous for his youtube channel "KSI" and "JJ Olatunji" and also he is a professor boxer. He is of English Nationality and Ethnicity in the United Kingdom. In addition, he is allergic to nuts.  

Social Media

Olatunji is primarily active on social media platforms such as Instagram as a @Comedygamer and Twitter as a @Deji moreover on YouTube as a @Deji. He has a large fan base, with over 2 million followers on Instagram and over 2 million followers on Twitter.

In addition to all of this, he has over 9 million YouTube subscribers. He also has over 1 Million subscribers on his second YouTube channel.

Physical Appearance

Deji Olatunji has a wonderful personality. He appears to be both intelligent and attractive. He stands 5 feet 8 inches(172cm) tall and weighs around 77kg.

Deji Olatunji Wearing Grey suit and posing his thumb nail
Picture of Deji Olatunji in a Grey suit with a dashing smile. Picture credit: Abtc.ng

Similarly, he has black hair, brown eyes, and a brown skin tone. He also has a round face and a bald head. He was absolutely adorable.

Olatunji Family

Olatunji was born in Lagos to supportive parents, Jide Olatunji and Yinka Olatunji. After his parents married, they relocated to London. Olajide William Olatunji, aka KSI, is his supportive older brother. Their parents were skeptical of YouTube as a viable career option at first.

Their older son's success, on the other hand, persuaded them. They are now very supportive of the two boys' efforts and take active roles in many of the videos they produce for their respective channels. Olatunji's father frequently competes with him in challenge videos or reacts to viral videos with him.

About Olatunji Brother KSI

Olajide Olatunji also known as KSI, is a YouTube and social media phenomenon, particularly in the United Kingdom, with over 23 million YouTube subscribers. He is well-known for his content on FIFA, soccer, music, reaction, and comedy. 

He is also a hip-hop artist, and his debut studio album Dissimulation was released in May 2020. His second album, All Over The Place, debuted at No. 1 on the UK Albums Chart in 2021.

About Olatunji Boxing Career

On August 25, 2018, at the Manchester Arena, Olatunji fought for the first time in a white-collar battle against Jake Paul. This fight took place on the undercard of the YouTube boxing event in which KSI took against Logan Paul in the main event.

After Olatunji's loss against Jake Paul, he returned to the boxing ring again. On June 12th, he fought against Vinnie Hacker in the Youtubers vs TikTok boxing event. However, Olatunji lost again. The community was disappointed in Olatunji but he did receive a lot of support from different celebrities.

After two shameful losses, Olatunji returned for redemption against a well-known Youtuber Alex Wassabi. Olatunji shared multiple videos of his training and because of that, fans were hopeful of his win. But things didn't turn in his way as he was defeated again. He is yet to win a boxing match in his career. 

Relationship Status

Deji Olatunji had previously been in a relationship with Claira Hermet. But currently, he is dating a very beautiful YouTuber named Dunjahh (Dounja). He is two years her senior. 

Deji Olatunji with his girlfriend
Deji Olatunji posing for a photo shoot with his girlfriend. Picture source: Dexerto

Olatunji's girlfriend is also a YouTube sensation, where she posts makeup tutorials and where their love story begins. He recently posted "Try not to laugh with my new girlfriend", which received millions of views on his channel.

Net Worth

Deji Olatunji is a well-known YouTuber with a net worth of $5 million. He has up to 7 million subscribers on his YouTube channel ComedyShortsGamer, which also serves as a source of income for him. 

He also made money by releasing a book called "Kung Fu Hero and The Forbidden City: A ComedyShortsGamer Graphic Novel" and creating a personalized clothing line called "Tank". Click to know about Jackson O'Doherty who is also a famous YouTuber and content created just like Deji Olatunji.

Why Olatunji is Special?

The internet celebrity of Olatunji is the result of a lot of hard work. He puts in a lot of effort to make sure his fans are entertained on a daily basis. He has similar tastes to his brother JJ and makes amusing films about similar topics.

To establish his own identity, he has added a variety of videos to his channel, including funny Q&A series, pranks on his parents, and vlogs. He's maintained the uniqueness of his videos, whether it's through more ranting, quirkiness, or a lot more terrible mom jokes.

Controversy

The recent trend of YouTubers squabbles and drama is being continued by KSI and his brother Deji Olatunji. Olatunji released a short video on Saturday about his brother and the bullying he has endured over the years.

When there was internet beef Olatunji claimed that KSI never took his side in private with their parents or in public. Though Olatunji claims that he helped his brother through his difficulties, the younger of the two claims that his brother was not there for him.

KSI After Olatunji Posted A Video

Since Olatunji posted a Short YouTube video alleging his brother has physically and emotionally abused him since they began making videos together in 2012, KSI has lost nearly 100K subscribers, bringing him to just over 7 million.

KSi's fans were trolling him about how he treated his brother and his thoughts. KSI, on the other hand, is losing subscribers. His brief reactions to Olatunji's video appear to imply that he will post his own video in the coming days or weeks.

Olatunji Throwout KSI From House

KSI came to visit family on Christmas Day, which resulted in a fight. Olatunji kicked him out, and his parents just stood there and watched, according to a KSI tweet.

A picture of Deji Olatunji wearing glasses. Picture Credit: Mancrushes.com

If KSI does not leave the house, Olatunji has threatened to call the cops. KSI, according to Olatunji, wanted to smash his computer and force him to delete the diss track.

Achievements

Olatunji's YouTube career was started on gaming videos, which increased his gaming exposure and enabled him to compete in the 2015 'Legends of Gaming competition alongside other YouTubers who upload gaming content, such as Calfreezy and Wroeteshaw.

He finished second to first in this competition. Olatunji came in second place on Tubular Labs' list of the UK's Most Influential YouTube Creators for BBC in 2015, with his older brother taking first.

Car Crash

Deji was involved in a car accident on September 3, 2016. Olatunji made videos in which he showed pictures of the car and described his injuries and what happened. 

Olatunji was driving his Audi TT when he lost control and collided with his friend Stephen. Doctors said the accident could have been fatal if the car had been less safe, but Olatunji walked away with only nine stitches on his arm and leg and Stephen was unharmed.

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