Rhett McLaughlin Bio, Net Worth, Family, Affair, & Lifestyle

Rhett McLaughlin Biography, Celebrity Facts, and Awards

Rhett McLaughlin is one of a part of ‘Rhett’ of one of the famous YouTube comedy show ‘Rhett and Link’ and became famous on the Internet. The other person involved is his friend Charles as a “Link” Neal III.

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Rhett is well known for his trendy fashion sense, comic timing, and his quirky acting. Through his beard and hairstyle, he makes a powerful and extraordinary fashion statement frequently dyeing his hair in a variation of colours.

Rhett McLaughlin Biography

Rhett McLaughlin was born in Macon, Georgia, on October 11, 1977. Speaking about his childhood with his family, he moved to Buies Creek where he visited the Buies Creek Elementary School. There he met Lincoln Neal III (Link), who later became his colleague and friend. He also visited North Carolina State University and received a degree in civil engineering.

After becoming a civil engineer and finishing his studies, Rhett got a job but he decided to resign from his job in order to pursue his ambitions of becoming an actor, writer, YouTube, and comedian.

He decided to take this decision along with his school friend, Link who had a similar enthusiasm to him. In 2009 on Business Insider Rhett and Link were recorded on the twenty-five most Creative Advertising List.

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Rhett McLaughlin Wiki

Full NameRhett James McLaughlin
Born InMacon, Georgia, United States
birthdayOctober 11, 1977
Sun SignLibra
Age42 Years,
height6’7” (2.01m)
Weight80 kg
hair colorDirty Blond
Famous AsYouTube Star, Actor, Writer
eye colorGreen
Nick NameRhett
Spouse (wife)Jessie Lane McLaughlin (m. 2001)
FatherJim McLaughlin
MotherDiane McLaughlin
SiblingsCole McLaughlin
ChildrenLocke McLaughlin, Shepherd McLaughlin

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Rhett McLaughlin’s Family and Wife

Rhett mother name is Diane and his father’s name is Jim McLaughlin. He has an older brother whose name is Cole. Rhett took the wedding vows with Jessie Lane in 2001. Rhett and his wife Jessie are blessed with two sons.

They even adopted Lola, a Maltipoo pup from Wylder’s Holistic Pet Center and Rescue in Studio City, CA. Jessie likes to maintain peace and privacy. Thus she has made a choice to not come across on her husband’s social media accounts often.

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Rhett McLaughlin Children

Jessie and Rhett James McLaughlin have two sons whose names are Shepherd McLaughlin and Locke McLaughlin. On February 24, 2004, Locke was born. He grabbed the attention of the public in his dad’s first viral video called Wolfpack or Tarheels? on YouTube. Presently, he is following in the footsteps of his father to become a YouTuber.

Shepherd McLaughlin was born in 2000 in Los Angeles. At a very early age, because of the role he performed on Star Bound in 2014, he has been able to grab attention to himself. He displayed his impressions on his father’s YouTube Channels comprising Good Mythical More, Good Mythical Morning and Rhett and Link.

Rhett McLaughlin Career with his Best Friend Link

Rhett and Link almost grew up together and created ‘Looking for Ms Locklear’, a documentary in 2008. Then they established ‘Rhett and Link’, a YouTube Channel and initiated hosting a talk show ‘Good Mythical Morning’ which became one of the most-seen talk shows on the internet in 2012.

Rhett and Link began naming themselves ‘internetainers’ – entertainers after having attained victory in this project on the internet. Their followers like their hilarious local commercials, funny music videos, and sketches.

Rhett also has other channels including a weekly podcast channel named ‘Ear Biscuits’ and ‘Good Mythical More’. Rhett also runs a website called rhettandlink.com apart from enjoying huge success as a YouTuber with merchandise, music, and other things.

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Rhett and link have seemed as a singing team known as ‘The Fabulous Bentley Brothers’ on the kids’ show named ‘Jelly Telly’. They also made multiple arrivals on the ‘Epic Rap Battles’ show. The two has even appeared on ‘Legends House’, WWE Network’s series.

Rhett McLaughlin Net Worth

Although Rhett and Jessie have been married since 2001, we don’t know about Jessie Lane profession so there is no available fact about their net worth as a couple.

Moreover, Rhett McLaughlin’s net worth is calculated at around $8 million. Presently, the couple is enjoying these dollars of net worth together.

Rhett McLaughlin’s Physical Appearance

Speaking of McLaughlin’s height and weight, Rhett weighs around 80kg and stands tall at a height of 6 feet 7 inches.

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