Some Lesser Known Facts About Lilly Singh
- Does Lilly Singh smoke?: Not Known
- Does Lilly Singh drink alcohol?: Yes
- Lilly Singh is a Canadian YouTuber, vlogger, comedian, actress and rapper. She was born and raised in Scarborough, Toronto but her parents, Malwinder and Sukhwinder Singh, are originally from Punjab, India, and she was raised in the Sikh tradition.
- She is better known by her YouTube username IISuperwomanII. She has explained that the name Superwoman was prompted by an S-shaped ring from her childhood.
- She started her YouTube channel in October 2010, which has gained over 10 million and counting subscribers. She has an elder sister named Tina, who also has a YouTube channel named ‘Neurotic Mom Diaries’.
- She was ranked 8th on the Forbes list of the world’s highest-paid YouTube stars, earning a reported $7.5 million in 2016. She was also featured in ‘Fast Company Magazine’ among the 100 ‘Most Creative People In Business’. Variety magazine recognized her as one of their 10 Comics to Watch for 2016, and she was honoured at the Just For Laughs Film Festival in Montreal. In July, she won two Teen Choice Awards from her three nominations.
- She struggled with depression and began making YouTube videos as a way of dealing with her feelings. As a young adult, she lived in Markham, Ontario and in 2015, she moved to Los Angeles, California, where she currently resides, to pursue her career.
- In December 2011, Singh created a second channel called SuperwomanVlogs, where she chronicles her daily activities and includes behind the scenes footage from her videos
- She also documents meeting celebrities, including Shah Rukh Khan, Madhuri Dixit, Ariana Grande, Ed Sheeran, Shay Mitchell, Selena Gomez, Alessia Cara, Debby Ryan, Arjun Kapoor, Nargis Fakhri, Varun Dhawan and Kareena Kapoor, The Rock, Karan Brar, Drake, Zendaya, Winnie Harlow, Sabrina Carpenter, Victoria Justice, and Colleen Ballinger, Michelle Obama and others.