Arthur TV is an English commentary YouTuber known for his light and entertaining commentary and calm husky voice.
Arthur's style of content is typically commentary placed over clips of reality TV accompanied. Arthur is also known to upload a variety of videos exploring topics in greater depth such as YouTube news, drama, and criticism, including his own drama with friend and fellow commentary YouTube creator WillNE.
Arthur completed his undergraduate law degree and Master's at Durham University and completed his LPC (legal practice course) at BPP University, following which he sat his first seat as a trainee solicitor at a top US law firm in London, before leaving to pursue a full-time career in social media.
Arthur TV began his YouTube career with a bootleg version of Cowbelly's Comment Awards, uploading 13 episodes of 'Arthur's Memes' - a series of text-to-speech meme videos.
Once he had reached 1,000 subscribers, Arthur started his YouTube commentary career in September 2018 with a commentary video on popular reality TV show, Airline. The video gained millions of views and got Arthur his first several thousand subscribers.
He would go on to make it into a popular YouTube series under the title 'AIRLINE PASSENGERS LOSING THEIR SH*T', leading him to reach 10,000 subscribers just a few weeks later on 15 October 2018.
By 31 December 2018, Arthur had gained over 18,000 subscribers and had branched out into YouTube news and other reality TV shows such as To Catch A Predator and 90 Day Fiancé.
Arthur hit 100,000 subscribers on 11 August 2019, at which time he was at Social In The City - a YouTube social event in London - where he face-revealed to a crowd of friends and fans. His YouTube face reveal would come several months later, where he invited the star of Airline to join him for his 100,000 subscriber special, where the pair reviewed some of their favourite moments from the series.
Arthur lives in London, and is friends with other English commentary YouTubers such as Memeulous, ImAllexx, James Marriott, iNabber, Callum Markie, Bambinobecky and Curtis Price.
Arthur grew up on the island of Jersey, where he went to school with ChrisMD, who he also played sunday league football with.
In January 2020, Arthur went on a YouTuber skiing trip along with ChrisMD, Wroetoshaw, WillNE, Calfreezy, TheBurntChip, Theo Baker, Reev, and several others.
Arthur revealed in his 100k Q&A that he was straight, but did not confirm whether he was in a relationship. He has spoken about several past relationships in several of his videos, but has not named any particular individual.
Arthur streams on twitch several times a week, playing a variety of games ranging from casual games like Minecraft, multiplayer games like Call of Duty: Warzone, MMORPGs such as Old School Runescape, and survival horror games such as Outlast. Arthur posts his twitch stream highlights and VODs to a second channel called ArthurTV Gaming.
Drama with WillNE
On 20 March 2020, Arthur uploaded a tongue-in-cheek video responding to WillNE's decision to start a reaction-based series with James Marriott on Airline. Arthur and ImAllexx soon took to the comments section to clarify that the video was not to be taken seriously, and that Arthur and WIll are on good terms and frequently play football together. Will however, has yet to respond to the video.
- 1,000 subscribers - 6 July 2018
- 5,000 subscribers - 25 September 2018
- 10,000 subscribers - 15 October 2018
- 15,000 subscribers - 28 November 2018
- 20,000 subscribers - 6 January 2019
- 30,000 subscribers - 23 February 2019
- 40,000 subscribers 14 March 2019
- 50,000 subscribers - 31 March 2019
- 100,000 subscribers - 11 August 2019
Arthur can be found on Twitch, Twitter and Instagram under @arthurtv; snapchat under @snaparthurtv, and facebook under @imarthurtv.