Even when you’ve by no means watched Nightly Pop, you have most likely seen Hunter pop up on YouTube. The host and comic acquired his begin in leisure as an intern on the now-popular YouTube channel AwesomenessTV when it was nonetheless rising, although he was shortly promoted to a manufacturing assistant on the studio. By the point he left the corporate seven years later, he was the face of lots of the channel’s authentic sequence.
However even earlier than Hunter labored at AwesomenessTV, he tried his hand together with his personal YouTube channel. One among his first now-deleted movies was a parody on the “S–t Women Say” pattern, titled “S–t Valley Women Say,” the place he says he parodied the ladies he knew from his highschool for the sketch. The video did surprisingly nicely, gaining a number of hundred thousand views, regardless of Hunter not having a longtime platform on the location but.
“I believed to myself, alright, I am within the sport, it is all uphill from right here,” he says. “After which I noticed I acquired fortunate and it is actually arduous to make compelling YouTube content material week after week.”
However at AwesomenessTV, he says he used the talents he discovered “rising up” on a gentle stream of YouTube content material to his benefit, pitching, writing, capturing, modifying, and importing the entire authentic concepts he had for the platform.