Anthony Padilla is the founder of a famous YouTube channel ‘Smosh’ and further multiple channels related to Smosh. Anthony Padilla was in fact the founder of a website named smosh.com back in 2002. However, it is now more popularly known as a YouTube channel. He runs this channel along with his friend Ian Andrew Hecox. This channel is run by a large team now and it has experienced three times as the most subscribed channel on YouTube. It has 22.8 million subscribers and has had a total of 7 billion views to date. The channel was started in 2005.
Smosh has got ten channels. Their names are: Main Videos (2005–present), If [Blank] Were Real (2009–present), Music Videos (2005–present), Every [Blank] Ever (2015–present), Behind The Scenes (2014–2016), Food Battle (2006–2016), Smosh LIVE! (2016), Part Timers (2016), SMOSHTOBER (2016), One Letter Off (2016-2017), Smosh Animated (2016), This Week in Smosh (2017), You Posted That?(2017) and The Big What If (2016–2017).
Awards and nominations
Smosh has won many awards. Not only that, but Smosh has got various nominations as well. In the year 2006, they won the award for Comedy for their work on “Smosh Short 2: Stranded” at the 2006 YouTube Awards.
In 2009, they got nominated for Experimental & Weird at the 2009 Webby Awards for “Sex Ed Rocks”. They got nominated for Viral category for their work on “If Movies Were Real” at the 2010 Webby Awards. They also got a nomination for Best Comedy Series for Smosh in the year 2013along with Audience Choice for Personality of the Year award and also for Best Animated Series for their work on Oishi High School Battle at the 3rd Streamy Awards.
They got nominated for Branded Entertainment Short Form for “Ultimate Assassin’s Creed 3 Song” at the 2013 Webby Awards. At the 2013 Social Star Awards, they won the award for United States Social Media Star and got nominated for Most Popular Social Show.
At the 2014 4th Streamy Awards, they got nominated for Best Comedy Channel, Show, or Series. At the same ceremony, they won the award for Best Gaming Channel, Show, or Series.
In 2015, they won the award for YouTube Star of the Year presented by A&E at the Seventh Annual Shorty Awards. At the 5th Streamy Awards, they got nominated for Show of the Year and Best Gaming Channel, Show, or Series.
In the year 2016, at the 2016 Webby Awards, they won the award for Gaming (channel) for Defy Media Smosh Games. At the 6th Streamy Awards, they got nominated for awards in Gaming and Food.
In 2017, they won the award for Live for Smosh Live and also for Gaming for Smosh Games at the 7th Streamy Awards.
Net Worth of Anthony Padilla
Anthony Padilla has a net worth of 8 million US Dollars. His talent and personality has made him able to reach the height of wealth and fame at this stage of life.