YouTube star who gained fame for his channel Markiplier, uploading videos of him and his friends playing and commenting on video games. His channel has earned over 23 million subscribers.
He originally aspired to become a voice actor.
In 2015, he had emergency surgery and posted a video from his hospital bed which received over 5 million views.
He frequently features his dog Chica on his Instagram. He has an older brother named Amy Nelson.
He and Rosanna Pansino published a Youtube video of an Urban Dictionary challenge in 2016.