James Charles

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Full Name James Charles
Age 20 Years Old
Nick Name James
Gender Other
Famous As Internet Personality, Makeup Artist, Model
Birth Date May 23, 1999
Birth Place Bethlehem, New York
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James Charles Dickinson famed as James Charles is an American internet celebrity,  makeup artist, as well as a model. He became the first male ambassador for CoverGirl in the year 2016. In April 2019, he announced his first Sisters Tour.

Kim Kardashian faces backlash for ‘channeling’ YouTuber James Charles after Tati Westbrook row

Kim Kardashian has been met with backlash after she told YouTuber James Charles that she was ‘channeling’ him in a new beauty video. The 38-year-old made it clear she meant it as a shoutout, telling him: ‘This was for you sister!!! I was channeling you!’ However, some fans aren’t too happy after the 20-year-old was embroiled in a huge controversy with fellow beauty guru Tati. ‘Delete this kimberly,’ one demanded.

James Charles, Emma Chamberlain Among 25 Most Influential People On The Internet, Per ‘Time’

Time magazine has unveiled today its fifth annual round-up of the 25 Most Influential People on the Internet and, unsurprisingly, it’s chock full of YouTube stars. This year’s list, which Time says it ascertained by looking at global social media impact as well as the “overall ability to drive news,” includes Liza Koshy, James Charles, German Garmendia, Jojo Siwa, Benjamin ‘DrLupo’ Lupo, and Emma Chamberlain. 

Twitter Roasted James Charles For Saying Drama YouTube Channels 'Should All Be Deleted'

James Charles is 100% not feeling the drama channels on YouTube, and we can assume he's especially irritated by the ones that solely focus on the beauty community. He's so beside himself over drama channels that he made a pretty strong statement about what he thinks their future should be. In short, Charles seems to believe that YouTube should ban them altogether. The people who create the drama YouTube channels are dragging him from one side of the internet to the other for making such a strong statement, which many of them deem hypocritical, given his past. Charles was involved in a roundtable discussion about drama YouTube channels and it's important to say that everyone at the table shared their opinion. Of course, Charles was there to share his as well. "We should keep this question short and sweet because the more people talk about them, the more attention that they get. I think the majority of them are absolutely awful. I think they should all be deleted," Charles stated.

Early Life of James Charles

James Charles was born on 23rd May 1999 in Bethlehem, New York in the United States as James Charles Dickinson. His mother is Christie Dickinson but the information about his father is currently unavailable. He belongs to White ethnicity and his nationality is American. He holds American nationality. His zodiac sign is Gemini. He has a younger brother, Ian Jeffrey. He attended Bethlehem Central High School, where he graduated in 2017. He wore a CoverGirl's slogan "Easy, Breezy, Beautiful", emblazoned across his graduation cap. As of 2019, he celebrated his 20th birthday. 

Body Measurements of James Charles

James Charles is a very handsome person with an attractive personality. He has fair skin complexion. He has a tall height of 1.78 m or 5 feet and 9 inches. He has a balanced body weight of 139 lbs or 63 kg. He has a slim body build. He has Brown eyes and his hair color is Black. His other body measurements will be added soon. 

Career of James Charles

Internet Personality

  • James launched his self-titled YouTube channel on 1st December 2015 which focuses on makeup. 
  • As of April 2019, his YouTube channel has over 16.3 million subscribers and 1.4 billion views. 
  • His Instagram has over 15.9 million followers.
  • He has over 3.28 million followers on Twitter.
  • He won the Streamy Awards for the best channel in the Beauty category at the 8th Streamy Awards. 

Modeling Career

  • James became the first male spokesmodel for cosmetics brand CoverGirl in October 2016. 
  • He worked along brand ambassador Katy Perry.
  • He is the face of the soon-to-be-launched So Lashy! by BlastPro Mascara as the first male spokesmodel and brand ambassador for CoverGirl. 
  • He walked the runway for Marco Marco's Six 1/2 collection during Los Angeles Fashion Week in 2017. 
  • He was invited to Birmingham, England in January 2019 to open the company's second UK store. 
  • Over 7,000 fans showed up to see him causing traffic gridlock.
  • He also did make up for Iggy Azalea's music video shoot for "Sally Walker" in March 2019. 

Controversies of James Charles

  • James was criticized after tweeting a joke considered offensive about Africa and Ebola in February 2017. 
  • Later, he later apologized via a statement. 
  • He wrote, "I am extremely sorry for what I said. There are no excuses. No one owes me forgiveness, but I've learned a lot from the experience. I hope that the people who might look up to me will be able to learn from my mistakes and not repeat them."
  • In March 2017, YouTube makeup artist Thomas Halbert posted screenshots of previous conversations with Charles where he admitted his story regarding his rise in notability was falsified. 
  • Charles originally claimed he had his high school prom photographs retaken with a ring light. 
  • The conversation revealed that he had actually edited the photographs and contacted the photographer. 
  • In April 2019, Charles said that he was not fully gay, and a 5.5 on the Kinsey scale, saying that “there have been girls in the past who I've thought were very, very beautiful.

Marital Status (Unmarried), Sexual Orientation (Gay), Dating, Boyfriend

James Charles in an unmarried person and he is openly gay. He was romantically linked with Grayson Dolan but neither of them has spoken about the rumor. Previously, he was linked with fellow Internet personality, Aaron Fuller. At present, he is focusing on his career. 

Net Worth of James Charles

James Charles is a very popular and successful internet personality as well as a makeup artist. He earns from his modeling career, as a makeup artist, from his YouTube channel and Instagram sponsorships. As of 2019, his net worth is estimated at $12 million. But his exact salary has not been revealed yet but there is no doubt in the mind of his follower that he is earning a considerable amount of salary from his work. 

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