Logan Paul is a multi-faceted American personality known for his work in social media, acting, boxing, and professional wrestling. Rising to fame in 2013 through Vine, Paul later transitioned to YouTube where he garnered 23.6 million subscribers and nearly 6 billion views as of August 2023. He also has a podcast called Impaulsive with over 4 million YouTube subscribers.
As an actor, he’s made guest appearances on shows like “Law & Order: Special Victims Unit” and films such as “The Thinning.” Paul’s exploration into sports led to a white-collar boxing match with KSI in 2018, which ended in a draw. The 2019 rematch was a professional bout that KSI won. Paul made his professional wrestling debut in WWE in April 2022 and has participated in events like SummerSlam and Crown Jewel.
While he’s found success in various domains, Paul has been mired in controversies. In 2017, he faced backlash for posting a video featuring a corpse in Japan’s “suicide forest.” He has also been criticized for his ventures into the cryptocurrency space, notably with a failed project called CryptoZoo, which led to financial loss for investors. In addition, Paul was sued for a 2017 incident in Aokigahara, YouTube suspended advertising on his channel in 2018 for controversial content, and he’s received criticism for comments made on his podcast and actions involving his former pet pig.