Zach Kornfeld Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 16 Jan, 2019
Facts of Zach Kornfeld
Date of Birth: 1990 , July-26
Age: 31 years old
Birth Nation: United States of America
Height: 5 Feet 7 Inch
Name Zach Kornfeld
Birth Name Zachary Andrew "Zach" Kornfeld
Father Adam Kornfeld
Mother Margo Kornfeld
Nationality American
Birth Place/City Scarsdale, New York, USA
Ethnicity Jewish
Profession YouTuber, Social Media Personality.
Working For 2nd Try LLC
Eye Color Blue
Famous for The Try Guys
Girlfriend Maggie Bustamante
Education Bachelor of Fine Arts from Emerson College
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Born and brought up in New York, Zach Kornfeld is an actor, comedian, writer, and producer who rose to prominence since joining "The Try Guys" in 2014. Apart from his presence in the online social media, he has also been part of the sketch comedy show Saturday Night Live. Battling with an autoimmune disease in his late 20’s, Kornfeld rose through his situation and established himself as a renowned celebrity.

Early Life And Education Of Zach Kornfeld

Zach Kornfeld was born Zachary Andrew "Zach" Kornfeld on 26 July 1990 in Scarsdale, New York, USA. He has the star sign of Leo which defines him as a limelight-loving, creative, warm and dignified personality. He was born to father Adam Kornfeld and mother Margo Kornfeld. He is American by nationality and as far as his ethnicity is concerned, he is a White American.

CAPTION: Zach Kornfeld as a kid. SOURCE: RSSing

As for his education, he completed his primary and secondary education at his local schools and later completed his higher education at Emerson College, where he earned a degree in Bachelor of Fine Arts. When he was in his late 20s, he was diagnosed with an autoimmune disease called ankylosing spondylitis which is marked by severe pain in spine and stiffness.

Zach Kornfeld’s Career

At the starting of his career, Kornfeld worked as an office PA for the movie Step Up 3D. Apart from this, he worked as a comedy writer too. He became a part of the BuzzFeed team in February 2014. He rose to limelight after appearing in weird and oddly hilarious YouTube videos like If Men Were Disney Princesses.

In the following video, the guys roast each other on Instagram posts and making fun of their social media posts.

The Try Guys don't leave a thing that can make them appear funny; they have tried various things on themselves for their series including putting makeup like celebrities. In the above-shown video, "The Try Guys Recreate Celebrity Makeup Looks Drunk." In the video, they put on makeup like stars such as Rihanna, Kylie Jenner, Jennifer Lopez, and Lady Gaga.

The Try Guys

The Try Guys is an online show that started on September 12, 2014, with four members Eugene Lee Yang, Keith Habersberger, Ned Fulmer including Kornfeld. The show was originally owned by BuzzFeed but in 2018. the guys separated from BuzzFeed and started their own company called 2nd Try LLC.

CAPTION: The Try Guys. SOURCE: Scenester

As of 2019, they are still associated BuzzFeed as it owns the rights to the show as a branded content and advertising sales representative. However, the majority of their rights are owned by 2nd Try LLC. After the guys separated from BuzzFeed, they started uploading their videos on their YouTube channel rather than on BuzzFeed channel.

Zach Kornfeld’s Net Worth

Kornfeld is part of The Try Guys which itself is worth $2 million and due to this we can estimate that he also has a decent net worth, but he has not revealed his exact net worth. Kornfeld earned a good sum of money when he was at BuzzFeed where according to the sources an average employee earns around $65,092 a year.

According to the sources, the Try Guys members have accumulated a whopping net worth from their career-Habersberger has a net worth of $200 thousand and Fulmer is worth around $6 million where Yang has a net worth of $700,000.

The sources reported that The Try Guys YouTube channel has monthly earnings of $14.4K - $230.5K and they earn around $172.9K - $2.8M annually.

Zach Kornfeld’s Personal Life

Zach Kornfeld is in a relationship with a girl named Maggie Bustamante. He announced their relationship on December 12, 2018, after keeping it a secret for 2 years. The couple has a dog together which debuted on his social media in October 2017.

He announced on his social media that he was co-parenting the dog with a friend which triggered the speculation that he was co-parenting the pet with his girlfriend. Maggie Bustamante would constantly post pictures with Kornfeld on her Instagram since October 2016 which even fueled the speculation.

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They kept their relationship secret from the media, but the Try Guys knew about them all along. Maggie Bustamante, who remained away from the media has played a great role in Kornfeld's life. She helped him through the diagnosis of his disease.

In September of 2017, he revealed that he was diagnosed with ankylosing spondylitis which is marked by the chronic pain in the back and stiffness. Maggie was with him through the difficulty. The couple hasn't revealed much about their relationship, however, they sometimes share their private moments with their fans and followers on through social media.

Apart from this, Kornfeld has not disclosed his previous relationships to the public. As he is a secretive person, he has kept his previous relationships and girlfriends secret from the media.

Zach Kornfeld’s Body Measurement

  • Height: Kornfeld has a height of 5 feet 7 inches.
  • Age: As of early 2019, Zach Kornfeld is 28 years old.
  • Eye Colour: Zach has blue eyes.