PJ Liguori (born December 11, 1990) is an Italian-British YouTube photographer, entertainer, comedian, artist and musician born in Peterborough, England. He attended University for the Creative Arts in Farnham, Surrey, England, and graduated in 2013. PJ started making videos in late 2007, and has steadily gained subscribers and his figures now stand around 756,000. He wows viewers with clever sketches and animations, brilliant impressions and general humour. He's well-known for his creative short-films. PJ also makes music and has released and album called "Stories From Somewhere" which you can listen to here , along with other music he has created. He describes his music as Anti-Folk, and the music gives off a very summery and careless vibe, which makes everyone who listens happy. In November 2012, PJ won a Virgin Media award for his short film 'PJ, Tiny Planet Explorer', the award itself holding its place on his desk. PJ hit 400,000 subscribers on September 22, 2013. As of November 19, 2015, Pj has just over 740,000 subscribers.
After setting up the YouTube channel, "KickThePj" early 2007, Liguori started posting vlogs to a small audience. Pj is a storyteller of the internet and he has created a full online series of his own called "Oscars Hotel" in which is a full story. His videos consist of vlogs, animations, music videos and stories.
Peej has also become part of the famous "Fantastic Foursome" group of English youtubers, including PJ, Phil Lester (aka AmazingPhil), Chris Kendall (aka Crabstickz) and Dan Howell (aka Danisnotonfire). They all are involved in playing characters in Oscars Hotel.
Awards & Nominations
- In 2014, Pj was placed at #3 In Sugarscape's Hottest Lads of 2014, surpassing Dan Howell (aka Danisnotonfire) by 2 places, and one place behind Phil Lester (aka AmazingPhil).