Bretman Rock is a popular Internet celebrity with a huge fan-following on YouTube and Instagram.
Early life and education
Bretman was born on 31 July 1998 in the Philippines. His father, who is obsessed with wrestling, and liked Bret Hart and the Rock, named him Bretman Rock, according to Bretman in an interview with kitv.com.
Bretman grew up in and lives in Honolulu, Hawaii. He attends Campbell High School in Hawaii. His G.P.A. averages around 3.5 and he's even on Student Council.
Rise to fame
Bretman met with fame in 2013 when he posted some of his Snapchat videos to Instagram. His following continued to grow on social media, and then in 2015, he posted a video titled "How to contour" on YouTube, which shot up to millions of views overnight.
His Instagram following is currently at over 7 million. At one point, he was getting over 100k new followers per week on Instagram, due to which Instagram deactivated his account as the app crumbled under the pressure. His followers then trended #bringbretmanback hashtag on Twitter after which his account was re-activated.
His popularity has been financially rewarding to him. With sponsorship, he has made up to $5,000 a picture or a clip.
I'm just letting it go day by day. I'm not planning my future with social media because I know one day I'm going to flop and no one is going to find me funny, so it's not really something I'm going to do forever.