Alex Wassabi Height, Weight, Age, Body Statistics

Alex Wassabi Quick Info
Height 5 ft 11¾ in
Weight 78 kg
Date of Birth March 28, 1990
Zodiac Sign Aries
Eye Color Dark Brown

Born Name

Alexander Burriss

Nick Name

Alex Wassabi

Alex Wassabi in an Instagram selfie as seen in May 2014
Alex Wassabi in an Instagram selfie as seen in May 2014

Sun Sign


Born Place

Great Falls, Montana, United States


Los Angeles, California, United States




Alex attended middle school in Durham, North Carolina. Apart from that, not much is known about his education.


YouTube Star, Actor, Singer


  • Siblings – Aaron Burriss (Older Brother), Mariah Burriss (Younger Sister), Andrew Burriss (Younger Brother)
  • Others – Malaya Burriss (Niece; Mariah’s daughter)










5 ft 11¾ in or 182 cm


78 kg or 172 lbs

Girlfriend / Spouse

Alex Wassabi has dated –

  1. Becky (2012–2014) – Alex and Becky started dating in 2012. There is not much information on Becky.
  2. Lauren Riihimaki (2015-2018) – Alex and Canadian YouTuber Lauren Riihimaki started dating in 2015. They met at a YouTube event called Brandcast in New York City in April 2015. After that, Alex created a lot of videos featuring Lauren in it. They finally called it quits in September 2018.
  3. CaELiKe (2019-Present) – Mexican YouTuber and Instagram star, CaELiKe (Olalla Lopez) started dating Alex in 2019. She posted about them together for the first time on her Instagram during the Coachella Festival in April 2019.
Alex Wassabi and Lauren Riihimaki in an Instagram selfie in August 2017
Alex Wassabi and Lauren Riihimaki in an Instagram selfie in August 2017 (Alex Wassabi / Instagram)

Race / Ethnicity

Multiracial (Asian and White)

He has Filipino ancestry on his mother’s side and is white due to his dad.

Hair Color

Black (Natural)

He often tends to dye his hair ‘blonde’.

Eye Color

Dark Brown

Sexual Orientation


Distinctive Features

  • Thick eyebrows
  • Dimpled smile

Brand Endorsements

In 2016, Alex Wassabi collaborated with Amazon Prime to feature in their “Prime For The Holidays,” campaign. The purpose of the ad was to inform the shoppers about the wide range of products that Amazon was offering that year.

Alex Wassabi (Right) and Aaron Burriss in a selfie in May 2016
Alex Wassabi (Right) and Aaron Burriss in a selfie in May 2016 (Alex Wassabi / Instagram)

Best Known For

  • His popular YouTube channel launched under Wassabi Productions with his former comedy partner Roi Fabito. His videos provide comedy sketches of people with a hilarious song parody.
  • The video “Carly Rae Jepsen’s Call Me Maybe – Rolanda & Richard (Parody)” which had 80 million views in 2 years.

As a Singer

Alex aspires to create his own album.

He has created and uploaded some music videos with his girlfriend Lauren on his channel. On October 6, 2017, he published a music video Takin My Baby!, the official song of Alex Wassabi and LaurDIY.

First Film

In 2016, Alex made his theatrical film debut playing the character of Walter in the comedy film Laid in America.

Personal Trainer

Alex works out at the gym. He has done some vlogging relating to his workout routine. He took up the Insanity Max 30 workout program for 60 days, resulting in a much leaner and toned body. The program also involved following a strict diet plan. He has also been featured in fitness trainer Tony Horton’s video.

Alex Wassabi Favorite Things

  • Type Of Food – Italian


Alex Wassabi in a selfie in January 2013
Alex Wassabi in a selfie in January 2013 (Alex Wassabi / Instagram)

Alex Wassabi Facts

  1. When Alex was in middle school, he wanted to learn the violin, so his parents got him enrolled but, he was thrown out of the class because he kept plucking off the strings.
  2. He joined a theater group in school for 6 years.
  3. He moved to North Carolina when he was in the 5th grade.
  4. Alex had his first kiss when he was 5 years old.
  5. He wanted to be a dinosaur when he was younger.
  6. He also vlogs under his name Alex Wassabi.
  7. In January 2021, Alex announced that he was planning to take an extended break from his YouTube channel Wassabi Productions so that he could re-analyze the directions of his channel and focus more on himself.

Featured Image by Alex Wassabi / Instagram

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