The British YouTuber Jim Chapman is also recognized as a model and writer. He started his YouTube channel under his name but began to post videos in 2010. As a writer, he has published his first book titled ‘147 Things’ in October 2017. Also, he serves as a monthly contributing editor for men’s magazine ‘British GQ’.
Further, Chapman has done a number of collaborations with fellow YouTubers like Marcus Butler, Alfie Deyes, Louise Pentland, Grace Helbig, Tyler Oakley, Zoe Sugg, Joe Sugg, and Louis Cole. Scroll below to know more information on his personal details like career, net worth, girlfriend, and body measurements.
Caption: The YouTuber, model, and writer, Jim Chapman.
Jim Chapman: Bio, Family, Education
He was born on 28 December 1987 in London, England as James Alfred Chapman. He comes from Britain’s most influential ‘The Chapman family’. Jim’s twin brother and sisters all dominate in the social media platform for beauty, fitness, food, and fashion. He grew up with his siblings are Samantha, Nicola, Jim, and John Chapman.
Further, his father John Chapman and mother Judy Chapman parented their four children. However, his father reportedly as abusive and violent towards his family. Later his father diagnosed with multiple sclerosis and died in the year 2017. Also, his stepfather Brian died in the same year due to pancreatic cancer.
Regarding his education, after the completion of high school, he attended the University of East Anglia. From there he graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Psychology. He later planned to study for a master’s degree instead he continues to pursue his online career.
Jim Chapman: Career & Life Achievements
He joined YouTube on 17 January 2009 with the channel name “j1mmyb0bba”. But now the channel is registered under his name Jim Chapman and began to upload videos from the year 2010. The channel initially uploaded the fun videos related to pranks and challenges. Gradually, Jim began to produce and post videos on men’s fashion and grooming.
Moreover, he was also a part of the ‘YouTube Boyband’ who aims to raise money for Comic Relief and was featured in The Guardian. Recently, Hugo Boss watches has made him the face of the brand in their latest campaign. Further, his channel has gained subscribers of 2.19 million as of June 2020 and views over 139 million. He has been associated with the American YouTube community after he attended ‘VidCon’, and ‘Summer in the City’.
Jim Chapman: Personal Life & Girlfriend
Jim was married to his high school sweetheart Tnay Burr between 2006 and 2019. The couple had started their career at the same time after recommended by Tanya. The couple engaged in December 2012 in New York after dating for years. After that, they flew to London and began to live there. Then the couple married on 3 September 2015 which they announced on 6 September through their social media account.
The couple announced their separation on 12 March 2019 via Instagram. After two weeks of their separation, Jim was spotted with Anglo-Indian model Sarah Tarleton kissing and cuddling. Also, they made their appearance on the high profile event together.
Caption: Jim and ex-wife Tanya Burr
Jim Chapman: Net Worth & Social Media Profiles
His main source of income is a social media platform, especially YouTube where he earns a good amount of money. Also, he made a profitable amount from his monthly editorial post on British GQ and his published book. Moreover, he has posed for different brands of clothing and accessories. Though he has not revealed exact details of his income, he has a net worth estimated at around $1 million.
Besides YouTube, he is highly active over different social media platforms with personal and verified accounts. On Instagram, he has an account @jimchapman with 1.9 million followers. He has a Twitter account @JimChapman with 2.1 million followers. He also has a Facebook handle with more than 861.4k followers.
Caption: Jim and girlfriend Sarah
Jim Chapman: Body Measurements
The internet celebrity has an athletic and well-trained body that stands to a tall height of 6 feet 3 inches or 1.90 meters. His body weighs 82 kg and has a shoe size is 11.5 (US) with unknown body statistics. He has hazel eyes color with light brown hair color.