Elizabeth "Liza" Koshy is a 21-year-old YouTube personality and Vine star. With over 5 million Vine followers and 9 million subscribers on her main YouTube channel as of June 2017. Liza is one of the most popular social media personalities and also has one of the fastest-growing YouTube channels of all time, gaining around 5 million subscribers in 2016 alone. She is currently dating fellow YouTuber and Viner David Dobrik.
Born to an American mother and Indian father, Liza grew up in Huston, Texas and was born on 31st of March 1996. She was placed in a dual-language program from kindergarten until fifth grade, and later attended High School where she was captain of her dance team. Due to her time spent in a dual-language school program she can speak fluent English and Spanish. Liza is half White and Indian.
Social Media Fame
Liza began making Vines in 2013 under the name 'Lizzza'. She quickly gained popularity on the app and became one of the most followed people on Vine. In 2015, she also moved to YouTube and created skits, rants and other comedic videos, often with her boyfriend David. One of her most popular series of videos is 'Adventurezzz with Lizzza', where she goes to different places and generally causes mischief. Some videos include 'Driving With Lizzza', 'Target With Lizzza', 'Recess With Lizzza' and 'Dollar Store With Lizzza Part 1 and 2'- which are [Part 2] her most popular video to date.
Liza has been nominated for several social media awards. She was named Breakout Creator at the 2016 Streamy Awards and has also been nominated for Favourite Social Media Star at the 2017 People's Choice Awards and YouTuber of the Year at the 2017 Shorty Awards.
Koshy is currently one of the fastest growing social media stars in the world. In 2016 she also made TV debut in the show Freakish and also made her film debut that year as Aday Walker in Boo! A Madea Halloween.
Also in that year she created another YouTube channel titled "Liza Koshy Too". It currently has over 4 million subscribers meaning that Liza has over 14 million YouTube followers combined.
As a part of YouTube Red, Liza also starred in her own short film called Jingle Ballin' about the struggles of life and being a YouTuber.