|CJ So Cool Quick Info|
|Height||5 ft 11 in|
|Date of Birth||March 29, 1989|
CJ So Cool is an American YouTuber who posts vlogs, pranks, challenge videos, and reactions on his immensely successful and eponymous YouTube channel that has more than 7.5 million subscribers. The most popular aspect of his channel is his vlogs which often feature his family members and showcase elements of his lifestyle.
Cordero James Brady
CJ So Cool, King of Pranks
Gary, Lake County, Indiana, United States
Henderson, Clark County, Nevada, United States
CJ So Cool attended the Theodore Roosevelt High School in his hometown of Gary but got transferred to William A Wirt High School, from where he completed his schooling. He then enrolled at Purdue University in Indiana to study criminology but dropped out in 2012.
- Siblings – Anthony Brady (a.k.a. Jinx) (Younger Brother) (YouTuber, Former Airforce Personnel), CJ_on_32s (Brother) (YouTuber)
- Others – Skye Milan Mercedes Brady (Niece)
He is represented by Broadband TV, Melville Street, Vancouver, Canada.
5 ft 11 in or 180.5 cm
70 kg or 154.5 lbs
Girlfriend / Spouse
CJ has dated –
- Royalty Johnson (2012–Present) – CJ So Cool is married to Nevada-based Instagram personality Royalty Johnson. CJ has a daughter from a previous unnamed relationship, named Camari (b. 2011). Royalty’s 3 children from a previous relationship also live together with the couple – daughters J’aaliyah (b. 2007) and Karnation (b. 2011), and a son named Leonidas (b. 2009).
Race / Ethnicity
He is of African-American descent.
- Dreadlocked hair
- Arms and torso covered in tattoos
- Wears ear studs
- Sports a lightly trimmed beard
- Often wears a bracelet on his right wrist
CJ So Cool Favorite Things
- Clothing Brand – Ralph Lauren
- Sneakers – Nike Air Mag, Nike Air Jordan
- Basketball Player – LeBron James
CJ So Cool Facts
- He often refers to his mansion in Henderson, Nevada as the So Cool Land and refers to his subscribers as the Wolfpack, often beginning his videos with the phrase What’s happening Wolfpack?
- Before starting his online journey, CJ had worked in several casinos in Nevada as a casino craps, blackjack, and poker dealer.
- CJ So Cool’s YouTube channel was briefly suspended in 2018 after viewers complained about a video in which he pranked his kids by hiding laxatives in their ice cream. The prank backfired after his children started screaming and crying. YouTube first deleted the video citing its policies against child abuse and then suspended his account for a while.
- In September 2019, he informed his millions of subscribers that he was lucky to still be alive after a scary incident involving him at a shopping mall. Although he did not reveal the details of the incident, he praised the police for their timely intervention and advised all his fans and followers always to respect the police and the law. The incident took place just 1 day after he found out that his wife was pregnant.
- CJ is no stranger to controversies. He has also come under heavy criticism for a video where he cut his children’s’ hair and for another video where he fed them dog feces. He also came under fire for a video where he scared his children by starting firecrackers while they were asleep.
- CJ even went to the length of posting a video about his wife’s miscarriage. It showed her barely conscious in a hospital bed after her surgery. Due to his antics, he has often been condemned by child abuse experts. He has often been accused of harming his own children’s psyche with his brutal pranks which have even been construed by some as bullying.
- He has a line of merchandise, that he sells online through his management team, Broadband TV’s website.
Featured Image by CJ So Cool / Instagram