MrBeast’s YouTube channel comprises several talented content creators but fans want to know which of them is the oldest and youngest.
If you follow MrBeast and have been watching his videos, you must have seen some faces who are always constant in his videos on his popular YouTube channel. These guys are Jimmy’s day-one friends whom the internet calls “The MrBeast Friends or Crew Members“.
To give away that much cash regularly, you need a big operation. MrBeast employs multiple video editors and writers to work with big-name brands on six-figure deals. According to Distractify, the MrBeast team is made up of 30 people. But many of MrBeast’s team have left the brand due to one reason or the other.
Marcus, Jake The Viking, Ty, Sneako, Jake Weddle, Turner, Garrett, Ethan, Nate Anderson, and other former crew members have stopped working with Jimmy Donaldson (MrBeast). To find out why they left Jimmy following a series of allegations from MrBeast being a racist and using people to him firing some, click here to read why his old friends quit working with him.
Currently, the MrBeast friends and crew include Jimmy Donaldson, Chris Tyson, Chandler Hallow, Karl Jacobs, and Nolan Hansen. These constant MrBeast’s crew do stunts that no one dares to try. When it comes to their ages, they are all in their twenties. So, who is the oldest MrBeast crew member, and who is the youngest? Read on to find out more.
Chris Tyson – 27 Years Old
Chris Tyson is one of Jimmy’s oldest friends. Long-time followers of the viral maestro would recognize Chris from his older videos.
Christopher Tyson, more commonly known on the internet as Chris is an American YouTube celebrity mainly known for being the co-host for the MrBeast YouTube channel, having appeared in most of the videos alongside Jimmy. He participates in many challenges and prank videos MrBeast makes and is one of the only people who are consistently on the channel. He also is the main host of the channel “Beast Reacts” (formerly BeastHacks).
He was born on July 1, 1996, making him 27 years old. Chris is the only one out of the person on main MrBeast crew members, who was born in 1996. Jimmy, Chandler, and Karl were all born in 1998. This makes him the oldest member of the four.
He was born on July 1, 1996, making him 27 years old. Chris is the only one out of the MrBeast crew members who was born in 1996. Jimmy, Chandler, and Karl were all born in 1998. This makes him the oldest member of the four.
Chris grew up in North Carolina and still lives there today. Chris and Jimmy Donaldson (MrBeast) created their channel in 2012 and since then the channel has grown to close to 100 million subscribers as of July 2022. He is reportedly MrBeast’s very first subscriber as told by Jimmy.
Chris is also active on Instagram and as of October 2020, he has amassed 2.7 million followers on his account. He has gained over 2.6 million followers on his “chris_thememegod” Instagram account.
Chris is married to Katie Tyson. On June 18, 2020, Chris and his wife welcomed their first child together, Tucker Tyson. He is the only member out of the four main MrBeast crew members (others being Jimmy, Chandler, and Karl) who is a parent. On November 5th, 2020 he came out as bisexual on his alt-Twitter account.
Jimmy Donaldson (MrBeast) – 25 Years Old
Also known as Jimmy Donaldson, MrBeast is known for his YouTube stunts that give large sums of money away to friends or charity. He is considered the pioneer of philanthropic YouTube stunt videos. He is also one of the highest-paid YouTubers on the planet. In 2020 he earned $24 million from his YouTube channel, merchandise sales, and sponsorships with brands like Microsoft and Electronic Arts.
Jimmy Donaldson is 24 years old and was born on May 7, 1998, in Witchita, Kansas, United States. He is in a relationship with Maddy Spidell.
Jimmy reportedly invests the majority of his video earnings back into video production. He now spends as much as $300,000 producing one video, up from $10,000 a few years ago. His stunts tend to have a philanthropic angle, like giving money to strangers or adopting an entire shelter of rescue dogs.
As of this writing, his three main channels, MrBeast, MrBeast Shorts, and Beast Reacts boast a combined 167.3 million subscribers. That combined subscriber count technically makes MrBeast the most-subscribed US-based YouTube creator and also the most-subscribed individual YouTuber. PewDiePie is the second-most-subscribed individual creator in the world with 111 million subscribers on his main channel alone.
Nolan Hansen – 25 Years Old
Nolan Hansen is an affiliate of MrBeast known for appearing in I Spent $1,000,000 on Lottery Tickets and then appearing in several videos ever since.
He is 24 years old and was born on June 1, 1998, in Nebraska, USA. He has a light brown hair color and a blue eye color.
He describes himself as “The guy in MrBeast videos nobody knows” in his bio on his 1.2 million followed Instagram account “nolans.rollin“.
He has a sister named Natalie.
Karl Jacobs – 25 Years Old
Karl Jacobs is an American YouTube personality known for being a major affiliate of MrBeast since 2020 and has been gaining fame since then for their collaborative videos. He initially appeared on MrBro‘s Last To Leave Halloween Candy Wins $10,000 challenge in 2019 and often served as a camera operator at that time. Karl is still part of the MrBeast crew and is not fired.
Karl is 23 years old and was born on July 19, 1998, in North Carolina, USA. He graduated from Fort Dorchester High School in 2016. For 2 years, he attended Portland Community College from 2016 to 2018 and studied multimedia. He started working as a salesman at Starlite Gaming from May to August 2016. From February 2014 to June 2017, Karl remained a review writer and editor for GameTZ.
Karl has an old YouTube channel called Game Patrol. He started streaming on Twitch under the username GamerBoyKarl in 2017.
After Jake The Viking‘s resignation, Karl was promoted to an on-screen member and has often been appearing as a major member of the MrBeast crew since 2020.
On September 11, 2020, Karl Jacobs founded his own standalone YouTube channel. However, it was only made public when he announced that he had a new YouTube channel on his Twitter page on December 2, 2020. The next day, he uploaded his first video, I Hunted LazarBeam on Dream SMP!
Karl is 5’11 (or roughly 180 cm), making him approximately as short as Chris Tyson. He has thick brown hair (at some point, it was dyed blonde) and gray eyes.
He is the most followed MrBeast crew on social media. He has over 5.8 million followers on his Instagram account “karljacobs“.
Chandler Hallow – 24 Years Old
He is 24 years old and was born on December 3, 1998, in Greenville, North Carolina.
He studied and graduated from JS Rose High School and later graduated from Chowan University in Murfreesboro. In 2018, he began playing baseball for the Chowan University Hawks.
According to Jimmy in a video with Kwebbelkop, Chandler was originally his janitor. After his debut in We Are Better Than Dude Perfect, he continued to appear in Jimmy’s videos since 2018 due to people liking him.
In mid-2021, he had been appearing less frequently for unknown reasons but later came back regularly.
The 6.50 ft (195 cm) tall MrBeast friend is the second most followed among them on Instagram. His IG account “chandlerhallow” has 4.8 million followers.
He formerly dated Lauren Farquhar who is the sister of Katie Farquhar, Chris’ wife. On July 11, 2021, Chandler publicly stated on his Instagram that he was engaged to Cara Davis.
The MrBeast crew members consist of five individuals who are known on the internet as MrBeast friends. Their names are Jimmy Donaldson, Chris Tyson, Karl Jacobs, Chandler Halow, and Nolan Hansen.
Chris Tyson is 27 years old and the oldest.
Jimmy “MrBeast” Donaldson, Karl Jacobs, and Nolan Hansen are 25 years old as of 2023.
Chandler Hallow is 24 years old and the youngest MrBeast crew member.