Do you prefer watching comedy or prank videos on YouTube? Looking for the best YouTube channel to make yourself entertained? If yes, one of the popular YouTube channels you can follow for full laughter and entertainment is Nelk also styled as NELK. Popular as the Nelk Boys, NELK is one of the famous Canadian-American YouTube channels and entertainment companies prevalent among different types of audiences. NELK has been founded by Kyle Forgeard and Jesse Sebastiani. Young YouTubers are known to create prank videos, vlogs, and comedy videos. They are also known because of their brand named Full Send Entertainment.
You will be surprised to know that both founders, Kyle Forgeard and Jesse Sebastiani have been titled as North America’s 2 most recognizable personalities for young people. At a such young age, both have achieved tremendous success and fame in the entertainment world.
In this all-inclusive blog, we have mentioned the best details about Kyle Forgeard. So, without further wait, let’s get started.
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Who Is Kyle Forgeard?
As already mentioned above, Kyle Forgeard is the co-founder of NELK which is a well-known Canadian-American Youtube channel focused on delivering content associated with prank videos, public stunts, and vlogs. The channel has a huge fan following of 7.7 million subscribers.
Born in 1994, Kyle Forgeard is just 29 years old and has already experienced the sweet taste of success and fame. He was born in Mississauga, Canada, and went to Ryerson University but dropped out.
Kyle Forgeard’s Controversies
Kyle Forgeard and other members have been part of many controversies. Some of them are listed below.
- It was in the year 2019 when Jesse Sebastiani, the co-founder of NELK got arrested as he was charged with disorderly conduct in Ohio, United States for making a public prank video for his YouTube channel. The incident was like Jesse stepped into a bookstore with fake blood spread all over his white outfit and he asked the store’s staff whether the store has any books related to the crime incident. However, during the trial, the court considered the prank a funny and humorous act and suspended the charges imposed on NELK.
- It was in the year 2020 when Kyle along with other members were arrested for troubling the peace while making a prank video at a Target store in Mississippi. However, later they go released.
Kyle Forgeard’s Net Worth
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Many people are curious to know Kyle Forgeard’s net worth. Well, there is not much information about young YouTuber’s net worth on the web. But he is definitely a millionaire and is the proud owner of some expensive assets like a car, electronics, and more.
His major source of income is through social media accounts. He has worked day and night and put a lot of effort to earn good money and make a big name and income in the industry.
It was in the year 2010 when Kyle Forgeard along with Niko and Marko Martinovic, and Lucas Gasparini founded NELK, initially named NelkFilmz.
It was in the year 2014 during the MTV Canada conference when Kyle met Jesse Sebastiani who soon became an important part of the group.
Talking about their prank videos, it was in the year 2015 when a video titled “Coke Prank On Cops” was uploaded on the NELK in which they pranked the police officers in Los Angeles by saying they had “coke” in the car, making officers think it to be cocaine which in reality was Coca-Cola. However, the prank video became a topic of controversy in 2016. And the police warned the group and released a statement claiming that the prank was illegal. However, the video gained more than 49 million views and became one of the most-viewed YouTube Videos.
That’s not all!
It was in the year 2020 when police officials in Normal, Illinois started investigating NELK after they gathered around 200 people on-campus at Illinois State University, violating COVID-19 laws. Due to this incident, YouTube took strict action against the group and demonetized the NELK YouTube channel.
In 2021, the first episode of “Full Send Podcast” exclusive to YouTube and Apple Podcasts was uploaded on NELK. February 2022, made Kyle Forgeard enter the list of Forbes 30 under 30 for social media influencers.
One of the biggest achievements of NELK is when they took the interview of former President Trump on an episode of the Full Send Podcast on March 9, 2022. You will be surprised to know that in less than a day, the video received 5 million views on YouTube, however, soon YouTube removed it.