|Rickey Thompson Quick Info|
|Height||5 ft 11 in|
|Date of Birth||February 6, 1996|
|Eye Color||Dark Brown|
Rickey Thompson is an American actor, comedian, model, and internet personality who rose to fame with the comedic videos he posts to Instagram and previously Vine account. On the other hand, Rickey is also known for his appearance on YouTube Red’s series Foursome (2016-2018).
Raleigh, North Carolina, United States
Los Angeles, California, United States
Rickey studied at Millbrook High School.
Actor, Comedian, Internet Personality, Model
- Siblings – Karson Thompson (Younger Sister)
Rickey is represented by United Talent Agency.
5 ft 11 in or 180.5 cm
71 kg or 156.5 lbs
Race / Ethnicity
Rickey has African-American ancestry.
He came out as gay on Twitter in 2016.
- Thick eyebrow
- Plump lips
- Snub nose
- He sports piercings on his ears.
As a model, Rickey has appeared in advertisements for several brands including Coach.
Rickey Thompson Favorite Things
- Food – Vegetable Egg Rolls
- Alcoholic Drink – Jack Daniels
- Color – Purple
- Catchphrase – Swag Money
Source – Twitter
Rickey Thompson Facts
- He was brought up in Raleigh, North Carolina.
- After graduating from high school, Rickey relocated to Los Angeles to improve his career in the entertainment industry.
- His shoe size is 10.
- The first video that he uploaded to his Vine was on August 8, 2013, titled “Catfishing on insta…smh.”
- From 2016 to 2018, he starred in the web series Foursome.
- Rickey was 17 when he rose to fame after media personality and model Kylie Jenner shared a video of his. By the year 2016, he had amassed more than 2.5 million followers. After the application shut down in 2017, he began uploading his short videos to his Instagram account.
- In December 2018, Rickey made his runway debut for designer Alexander Wang.
- He once stated in a Tweet of his in December 2019, that he had 10 tattoos and 12 piercings.
- While attending Millbrook High School, Rickey performed in theater productions. He was also bullied by his peers for being gay.
- He began uploading videos to YouTube to share his experience of being bullied for being gay as well as to share his interest in fashion.
- Rickey joined the YouTube community with his self-titled channel on April 10, 2014. Some of the most-watched videos on his channel as of October 2021 were DANCE MOVES YOU NEED TO KNOW IN 2018!!!!, ”I LIKE YOU” PRANK ON BEST FRIEND!!! *I START CRYING*, TRENDS THAT MUST DIE IN 2017!!!, and MY GIRLFRIEND DOES MY MAKEUP!!!.
- On March 11, 2017, Rickey started his secondary channel titled Rickey Thompson Vlogs.
- Rickey is lactose intolerant.
- He is close friends with singer and songwriter Maggie Lindemann.
- Rickey has appeared on the cover of various magazines including 10 Men Magazines and Gay Times.
- He refers to himself as a “Chocolate God.”
- Rickey bathes thrice a day as he believes that body odor enhances air pollution.
Featured Image By Rickey Thompson / Instagram