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Ben Phillips (born: October 10, 1992 (1992-10-10) [age 27]) is a Welsh YouTuber known for his pranks, usually on his brother Elliot.

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Rise To Fame

His Dr. Harley series, where he dressed up his then girlfriend's son as a doctor, went viral. He had more than 1.3 million subscribers before the app shut down.

Personal life

He is local of Bridgend, Wales, and has a cat named Vuitton and a Dachshund named Beast. His brother Elliot Giles is known for his short temper, black tooth, calling ladies a "simple bitch" and constantly refers to himself as "Big D*ck Giles" insert hip thrust. Giles has a severe hatred towards pranks, being filmed, and Carl. He is dating Georgia Gee Haines. He has released 2 books. Sorry, Bro in 2016 which became a worldwide success followed by the School Of Pranks in 2018 2 years later.

Associated with

  • Elliot Giles 
  • Harley Lion 
  • Carl Twinny (Formerly Ben's cameraman)
  • Jordan Powell (Georgina)
  • Chris Powell/Farmer Chris (Formerly)
  • Craig/Craig The Cleaner
  • Tristan Sonnekus/Surfer Tris
  • Marge (Bens ex neighbor And Elliot's Next Door Neighbour)
  • Norman The Cat (Marge's pet)
  • Gwendolyn Phillips and Brian Giles-Phillips - Ben and Elliot's grandparents
  • ​​​​Maria and Dave Phillips (Ben And Elliot Parents)
  • Trickey (Ben and Elliot's Gardener)
  • Jake Smith
  • Connor Thomas
  • Ethan

Trivia

  • Ben is obsessed with superglue and Carl thinks he has a serious addiction to the adhesive seeing that it is the most commonly used tool in most of his pranks. He is also obsessed with chili as seen in the early pranks. In later videos, chili is used less often. 
  • He made £12,000 from a sponsored video for Ford Europe which starred Harley.
  • Ben has a cat named Vuitton who passed out on November 20, 2018, and once had a rabbit named Cookie who passed away on November 24, 2017.
  • Ben's favorite shoes are Christian Louboutin men's trainers.
  • He loves his grandparents.
  • He has launched his own gaming app called Wire. 
  • He says he's is in a relationship with a car.
  • In one of his vlogs, he revealed that he's struggling with anxiety attacks for the past five years.
  • Ben started his YouTube channel in February 2015. His first video was Trolley Thief. 
  • His most popular video as of December 2019 is the Vibrating Pants video with 9.6 million viewers across the world watching it. 
  • He once had a TV show on Comedy Central called Ben Phillips Blows Up in 2017. Since then he briefly created cartoons on his other channel the Ben and Elliot show. 
  • He has been on 2 tours around the UK, Europe, and the world in 2016 and 2017. For unknown circumstances, his 2019 tour didn't take place. 
  • His friend and colleague Carl departed the Ben Phillips HQ in February 2020. Since then, Carl started a YouTube channel for himself. 
  • He is currently dating Gee Haines aka Georgia. She has her own YouTube channel which she focuses on travel and occasionally pranks.
  • He is around 6 feet 4 inches tall (1.95m).
  • He joined Twitch, a live stream gaming channel in May 2020. 
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