Many people might recognize Austin McBroom as a popular social media star. But, only a few of them know about his past career.
The famous YouTuber first kicked off his career as a sportsperson while he was in his high school days. He used to play football and baseball, but later, shifted into basketball to pursue a career in the NBA.
Though he announced himself in the NBA draft in 2016, he was undrafted on its second round. After that, he tried his luck in a very new field: social media.
And, this time fortune was in his favor; he instantly became a renowned social media star. As of now, Austin has more than 6.7million followers on his Instagram account. Besides, his collaborative channel entitled The ACE Family has more than 17.8 million subscribers.
The social media phenomenon stands at a height of 5 feet 9 inches (175 cms) and weighs about 74 kgs (163 lbs).
Austin McBroom was born in Palmdale, California on 20 May 1992. Raised by Allen and Michael McBroom, he is the first child to his parents. In the family, he has a younger brother, Landon McBroom and two step-brothers.
About his ethnicity, he has a multiracial background from his parents. Plus, his zodiac sign is Tauras.
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For his education, he first studied at Campbell Hall School. After that, he changed many colleges such as Central Michigan University, Saint Louis University, and Eastern Washington University.
Pregnancy And Children
The fortune has come all along with the lovely duo of two social media stars Austin McBroom and his girlfriend, Catherine Paiz.
On 3 January 2020, Catherine surprised all of her followers by announcing her pregnancy via Instagram. She and her spouse are ready for the arrival of their third baby.
Catherine Piaz revealing about her third child (Photo: Catherine Piaz's Instagram)
In addition, the pair disclosed that the baby-to-be is a boy. Austin expressed his happiness by commenting on Catherine’s post:
I am the happiest father in the world with two beautiful princesses and soon to be handsome son ????
Besides this great news, Catherine and Austin are already blessed with two cute and adorable daughters, Elle McBroom (b. 28 May 2016) and Alaïa McBroom (b. 17 October 2018).
Austin McBroom’s Personal Life- Dating
Austin McBroom is sharing blissful moments with his wife, Catherine Paiz.
Yes! the couple is reportedly married. While replying to one of her fan's queries about her relationship, she affirmed on her tweet on 2 January 2020 that she has gotten married a couple of years ago. They tied the knot in an intimate wedding ceremony held at their backyard.
The initiation of their adorable relationship occurred in 2015 after they met at a dinner party. After their first meet, they immediately fell in love but hesitated to confess it to each other.
Nonetheless, they started dating each other and often went on dinner dates. After some time, Austin confessed his feelings towards her. However, the pair didn’t get engaged at that time.
Austin McBroom enjoys time with his beloved wife, Catherine Paiz, daughters, Elle Lively McBroom, and Alaïa McBroom on 20 August 2019 (Photo: Austin McBroom's Instagram)
But, everything has it’s own time—a year after the duo welcomed their first child on 28 May 2016, they finally engaged in August 2017.
Rape Allegations On Austin
When everything was going well in the life of Austin, there came the news that hit hard on him as well as his family. He was girdled by a rape allegation in October 2019.
It all ignited all over the internet when a fellow YouTuber Cole posted a 15-minute video on YouTube saying Austin had raped her friend back in June.
Adding to that news, Cole also claimed that Austin tried to rape another woman; therefore he had paid Drama Alert host Daniel ‘Keemstar’ Keem $500,000 (£390,000), saying not to broadcast the story on his YouTube channel.
However, Austin denied all of the claims through a statement on Twitter and spoke about being a victim of extortion, defamation, and slander recently. Moreover, in the support of her partner, Catherine also tweeted on 15th October, where she wrote,
I don’t know who’s worse? The person who photoshops conversations OR the people who believe it? NEXT. Can’t break us, ever.
On contrary to this controversy, the second girl denied Cole's claims against Austin and disclosed that he had not raped her and anyone else.
With such a flourishing career on YouTube, Austin has also been able to perform several brand endorsements through his Instagram account. With that noted, it’s sure that he has some handsome amount of net worth. Well, his net worth is estimated to be about $4.5 Million.
Just in December 2019, he bought a huge mansion at a whopping price of $10 million. In addition, Austin earns a yearly income which ranges from $201.9K - $3.2 million from his self-titled YouTube channel.