Facts of Vitaly Zdorovetskiy Biography
|Education||Park Vista Community High School|
|Place of birth||Murmansk, Murmansk Oblast, Russia|
Russian comedian and actor, Vitaly Zdorovetskiy, well-known for posting a video of his "Miami Zombie Attack Prank," an experiment devised in response to a 2012 cannibalistic attack on a Miami, Florida homeless man. He is currently working on his YouTube channel Vitalyzd TV, which has around 8.8 million subscribers worldwide.
Early Life & Education
Vitaly Zdorovetskiy was born on March 8, 1992, in Murmansk, Russia. He relocated to Odessa, Ukraine quickly after, and was raised here. Later, his family migrated to Florida. Zdorovetskiy enrolled Park Vista Community High School for two years.
At an early age, Zdorovetskiy tried to become a professional skateboarder but gave up due to injuries. Just shortly after turning 18, Zdorovetskiy got a part in an adult film scene with a pornographic actress, Diamond Kitty for the adult entertainment company "Bang Bros" in 2011.
In 2012, Zdorovetskiy earned his first notable success, with the video "Miami Zombie Attack Prank!" incited by the cannibal attack of a homeless man in Miami in May 2012. Zdorovetskiy costumed up as a zombie and moved to some of the poorest neighborhoods in Miami to scare accidental bystanders. By January 2015 the "Miami Zombie Attack Prank!" inspected more than 30 million times. A sequel video prank was presented in Columbus, Ohio. The video got five million views within a week on YouTube.
On July 16, 2012, Zdorovetskiy along with a cameraman, Jonathan Vanegas filmed the "Russian Hitman Prank". As part of the prank, Zdorovetskiy offered a Boca Raton man and notified him they had 60 seconds to get away from a briefcase he put on the ground.
After Zdorovetskiy revealed the whole thing to be a prank and that there was a hidden camera nearby, the man began attacking him and his partner and called the police. Zdorovetskiy was arrested by Boca Raton police department on charges of endangering to detonate a bomb. At the time of the prank Zdorovetskiy's YouTube channel had only about 100,000 subscribers, but after the event, his channel increased to over four million subscribers within just over a year.
On July 20, 2013, Zdorovetskiy released the video "Extreme Homeless Man Makeover", in which he befriends a homeless man named Martin and provides him with new clothes and a hotel room. The video posting ended in a job offer that Martin accepted.
He also rejoined with his wife. The project also included an effort to raise money to have Martin's teeth fixed, for which Zdorovetskiy was able to increase about $10,000 online. The fundraising campaign canceled before it was finished, because of Zdorovetskiy's criminal history.
However, Zdorovetskiy earned several offers from surgeons to do the dental work for free. The surgery and the video story was starred on television newscasts including the Good Day LA Fox morning show.
His "Gold Digger Prank", starring a woman who refuses his advances until she believes he drives a Lamborghini Gallardo sports car, generated more than 18 million viewpoints in its first week of posting, making VitalyzdTV the third most-watched YouTube channel in the world during that week with over 45 million views.
On October 15, 2014, Zdorovetskiy picked a prank which included himself dressing up as Leatherface from The Texas Chain Saw Massacre, imagining to saw off the legs of Hanhart syndrome patient Nick Santonastasso with a chainsaw in front of inexperienced witnesses. The prank went viral, receiving over 30 million views in 3 weeks.
Arrested for Trespassing
On May 25, 2016, Zdorovetskiy jailed for trespassing after climbing the Hollywood Sign, as part of a video stunt. Zdorovetskiy again imprisoned for streaking during the NBA Finals game 4 between the Cleveland Cavaliers and the Golden State Warriors with authorities quickly seizing and arresting the YouTuber on June 10, 2016.
On October 4, 2016, Vitaly hit the stage of the 6th Annual Streamy Awards and announced "nobody expected to see me here, but what about my soft dick?" and continued to lower his pants, a reference to a pornographic movie he associated in. He stepped off to silence and disseminated boos and hisses.
Personal Life &Net Worth
Vitaly is currently living with his mother in their own house in Los Angeles, California. He is very good and close friend of Roman Atwood and they are working with the collaboration to each other as a YouTube pranksters. He is additionally ordained by his nickname as VitalyazTv which is his official name on YouTube.
Vitaly is earning a massive amount of money that has boosted his net worth $2 million. He owns a Jaguar F-Type V8 S sports car. Because of his humorous and hilarious appearances, he has been highly admired by people and officially acquired worldwide distribution rights for Natural Born Pranksters by Lionsgate iIn November 2015. Besides his youtube channel, he is also active on Facebook Twitter and Instagram.