Joey Graceffa is a multidimensional individual who does so many things for a working career. He is a singer, a writer, an author, a renowned American YouTube personality, and a producer. He also appeared in several outstanding movies, web series and YouTube videos.
Joey runs two YouTube channel one is his self-titled named ‘Joey Graceffa.’ Also, he won 'Streamy Awards for Best Male Actor' in a Dramatic Web Series in 2014. Graceffa was titled “10 YouTube Stars Your Kids Love” by Common Sense Media.
Joey Graceffa Joseph Michael Graceffa was born May 16, 1991, in Marlborough, Massachusetts to parents Debbie O’Connor and Joey Graceffa. He has an elder sister named Nicole and a younger half-brother, Jett who has autism.
When he was 12 years old, his mother resorted to alcoholism and drug abuse.
Joseph Michael attended at Marlborough High School and completed his study in 2009. Then Joey enrolled at the Fitchburg State College to study films, but e dropped one year after.
After that, he went to Emerson College in downtown Boston, Massachusetts but he was rejected twice by the university and returned to Fitchburg.
At the age of 16, Joey Graceffa began uploading videos on his YouTube channel named ‘Winterspring Pro’ with his high school classmate and friend, Brittany Joyal.
His channel has more than 2 million subscribers with 60 million views. After two years, Joey created another channel called ‘Joey Graceffa’ and started uploading videos. In 2013, he joined the Style Haul YouTube network.
In the same year, Joey and fellow YouTuber Megan Camarena participated on The Amazing Race 22, but they eliminated on the tenth leg. Again the two competed in The Amazing Race: All-Stars.
Films, Television, And Web Series
Joey has a keen interest in acting since he was a child.
He appeared first in his own web series ‘Storytellers.’ Then he starred in a short film ‘Eon’ in 2014 and the same year; Joey Graceffa appeared along with Joey Pollari in Ethereal. He has appeared in various BlackBoxTV short films from 2012 to 2014.
Throughout 2013 and 2014, he appeared in a recurring role in MyMusic. He starred other web series like Storytellers, Children of Eden, Haters Back Off, and many more. In 2015, he played the lead role in the TV series Huge on the Tube and Influencer Journeys.
Apart from the small screen, he tried his hand on the big screen. His movie “The Space Between Us’ released in January 2017 all over the United States in which played as a teenage boy, Asa Butterfield, born in Mars and later travels to Earth.
Joey Graceffa Is A Singer
Joey Graceffa shared his singing talent through his channel and released his first duet with Luke Conard, “We Are Never Ever Getting Back Together” in 2012. He released his another single “Kiss You” in 2013.
On May 16, 2015, Joey released his third original song “Don’t Wait” which written by Eric Leva, Brett McLaughlin, and Matt Parad. The song debuted at number 64 on the UK Singles Downloads Chart. It peaked at seven on Uk Independent Singles and number 1 on the UK Singles Breakers component chart.
Joey Is An Author
Joey is an author. After releasing his song ‘Don’t Wait,’ he released a memoir titled ‘In Real Life: My Journey to Pixelated World’ on May 19, 2015; in which he explained about his ups and downs life; covering topics such as being bullied in school, his mother’s alcoholism, brother’s illness and also his professional career.
His book was News York Times Best Seller. In 2016, he released his other book ‘Children of Eden.’ The novel listed on the New York Times Best Seller List and the published ‘Elites of Eden’ sequel to Children of Eden in 2017.
Recently, he published his fourth book ‘Rebels of Eden’ in 2018.
Is Joey Graceffa Gay?
He posted a video title ‘Yes I’m Gay’ in 2016. On this video, he said that his friends and family already knew that he was gay, but he decided to write a book to explain in detail his personal life. After his music video, his fans questioned him about his se-uality and the YouTube star decided to make a video to clear things up.
Who Is Joey Graceffe’s Boyfriend?
Joey reveals in one of his videos, and he introduced to his boyfriend, Daniel Preda who is a model. They confirmed that two are in a serious relationship. The duo has been together for over five years.
Joey justified his relationship with his boyfriend, Daniel on 14 February 2016. Joey Graceffa and Daniel Preda They began dating each other since 2014 and shared their pictures and videos on each different social media. The two met first through online after Joey spotted a picture of Preda on his Instagram's “Explore” page.
He followed him on Twitter and Preda followed back. Graceffa and Preda started chatting, exchange their number and became closer. Joey and Daniel appeared together on his music video ‘Don’t Wait.’ It is a fantasy fairytale story featuring goblins, a witch and a prince.
At the end of the video, Graceffa kissed his male co-star, now boyfriend, Daniel Preda. Besides Daniel, Graceffa has never seen with anyone in public places and social media. Currently, Joey and Daniel are enjoying their love life and living happily together.
Joey earns a handsome amount of money through his videos, tours, and commercial. His channels focus on various videos like covering his life, Minecraft, songs, and funny videos. He makes additional revenue from his books which can be purchased from Amazon.
Moreover, he is an actor and has appeared in some movies and TV shows which helps him to add extra money to his net worth. In July 2016, Joey Graceffa launched a crystal-based jewelry line named ‘Crystal Wolf.’ In June 2017, Crystal Wolf released their Summer Solstice Collection with new jewelry including the Crystal nail polish for Summer Collection.
Joey Graceffa’s New House
YouTuber Joey Graceffa has a slim body.
He has a height of 5 feet 11 inches and weighs 73 kg. He has beautiful blue eyes and light brown hair.
Joey is a social media personality and has millions of followers on various social platforms such as Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram.