Guy Beahm Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 07 Aug, 2018

Guy Beahm is best known by his online pseudonym, DrDisRespectHe is an American Twitch.tv streamer and internet personality who has more than 2 million followers on Twitch as of August 2018. He is most popular for playing battle royale video games like PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds and H1Z1.     

Early Life And Education Of Guy Beahm 

Guy Beahm who is famous as DrDisrespect was born on March 10, 1982, which makes his age 36 as of 2018. 

He graduated from California State Polytechnic University, Pomona. During his time at university, he played Division II NCAA basketball. 

Guy Beahm's Career

Beahm introduced the character DrDisrespect when he began playing Halo 2 on the XBox which had proximity voice chat. He took an opportunity to showcase a "dominant character" as he was good at the game and could "back up the talk, which made it more genuine."

Then on January 5, 2010, Beahm along with his roommates started a YouTube channel. On 11 January he posted his first video showing gameplay of Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3. 

CAPTION: Guy Beahm SOURCE: se7en.

He was then featured in several videos for the gaming channel named Machinima, usually playing Call of Duty. He is inactive on Youtube since late 2011 and has not released any content to date.

He later became the community manager of Sledgehammer Games on March 16, 2011, and was later promoted to level designer and helped to create maps for Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare.

He left Sledgehammer in 2015 after joining Justin.tv so that he could focus his full attention on live streaming. He gained a huge fan following from playing battle royale games. Beahm has been called, "a hyper-caricature of how the stereotypical male gamer views himself". 

As of now, he has built a following of more than 2 million on Twitch.tv where he is seen in the larger-than-life personality called Dr Disrespect. 

He won Wsports Industry Awards and The Game Awards in the year 2017. 

Guy Beahm's Net Worth 

The gaming pro is one of the rising social media personalities who have a huge number of fan following within the short period of his career. However, his net worth is not disclosed and it is still under review. 

As per the sources, he earns $687-$11K as per month and $8.2K- $132K per annum from his YouTube channel.

Guy Beahm's Personal Life-Married Life And Wife

Beahm is married and has a daughter, however, their identity has not been revealed yet. Though he is still reticent about revealing the name of his wife, he has a number of posts where he mentioned his wife as well as his daughter and family. 

On January 4, 2016, he twitted a happy new year with the photos of his infant daughter named Alana.

 

 

Beahm once revealed in an emotional video which he posted on YouTube on 14 December 2017 that he cheated on his wife and would be taking a two-month break from streaming to focus more on his relationship. He felt guilty for his action and wanted to work things out with her. 

It seems like the pair has worked things out as there is no news of their divorce so far. 

Body Measurements

  • Height- He stands at the height of 6 feet 4 inches (193cm). 
  • Weight- As of 2018, he weighs 69 kg (152lbs). 

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