Who Is Melvin Gregg?
Melvin Gregg was born on 22 September 1988, in Portsmouth, Virginia, USA, and is an actor and social media personality who first found popularity through releasing videos on the now defunct app – Vine. He became one of the app’s top 100 personalities, and gathered 3.8 million followers. He’s since transitioned to posting videos on YouTube, and also focuses on his various acting endeavors. He’s been a part of television shows as well as films, and also releases videos through Instagram.
How rich is Melvin Gregg?
As of early-2018, sources inform us of a net worth that is at $2 million, mostly earned through a successful career on social media as well as in acting. Since finding popularity online, his acting credentials have increased significantly with continuous opportunities for work. As he continues his career, it is expected that his wealth will also continue to increase.
Melvin retains a steady presence online through various social media websites. He consistently posts videos for entertainment and showcases his acting through YouTube. His YouTube account has over 320,000 subscribers and his videos often attract upwards of 50,000 views. Some of his most popular videos include “The Greatest Denzel Scene Ever”, “6IX9INE Gummo Parody II Goth Gang Remix”, and “When She Says She Has a Boyfriend”, with them having more than one million videos. He’s also active on Facebook having over 4.2 million likes on the website. The site also posts some of his videos as well as photo shoots and memos. He also has over three million followers on Instagram, and over 120,000 on Twitter. He posts some of his recent work as well as some of his daily endeavors. He also showcases upcoming projects and updates his fans regularly.
When was Mervin’s TV debut?
After Gregg found popularity on Vine and other social media sites, he made his acting debut in the television series entitled “Whatever, The Series” which aired in 2011, appearing alongside Elliot Stiles and Elisa Catherine Taylor. He had a supporting role in a four episode arc, and soon he started to get more minor roles. He appeared in “The Beauty Inside”, “The Fallen Prodigy”, and “Pushing Eternity”. In 2013, he had his first film opportunity in “Coldwater”, playing the role of an inmate. He then appeared in “Cleaver Family Reunion”, which is a comedy that starred Sandy Simmons, Tamara Goodwin and Kevin Yarbough. The big film projects kept rolling in and his net worth increased significantly, making appearances in “Can” and “Loss of Life”. In 201, he returned to television in the movie “Asteroid vs Earth” in which he played a petty officer, and then portrayed an astronaut in “King Bachelor’s Pad” before landing a recurring role in the series “Sexless”, which he was a part of in 2015. He continued getting better roles, and then scored a huge break getting a lead part in the drama series “Class” which he also became a producer – the show focuses on six college students in a campus which is held under investigation due to an alleged rape and drug case. Other actors in the series include Brittany Pace, Maya Morales, and Sophia Rose. The show drew praise from critics, but low audience numbers eventually led to its cancellation, with its final episode being aired in 2016.
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Melvin’s next projects would be the television film “Sharknado 3: Oh Hell No!”, as well as in “West of the 405”. He then had a supporting role in the horror film “A House is Not a Home”, before getting voice acting work in the animated show “Sadie and Emmie”. In 2016, Melvin was cast as LeShawn Deveraux in the horror series entitled “Freakish”, which became known for casting various social media celebrities including Hayes Grier, Aislinn Paul, and Liza Koshy. The series focuses on a group of high school students who become trapped inside a school after an explosion at a nearby chemical plant, with many individuals being mutilated and eventually called Freaks; the first season garnered great reviews, and has continued into its second season.
His private life
Gregg has mentioned on social media that he does have a girlfriend though he keeps her identity secret. After completing his high school education, he relocated to Los Angeles, California to pursue more opportunities while studying. He attended Old Dominion University, and studied marketing there. He was a part of the television series “Caught”, “Caught the Series”, and “Immortals”. He also appeared in the third season of the dating competition series “UnREAL” which filmed in 2017 and is set to air in 2018. He still resides in Los Angeles.