Elizabeth Shaila Koshy is an American actress, television host, comedian and YouTuber. She began her career on Vine in 2013, before starting a YouTube channel. Among her acting roles have been Aday Walker in Tyler Perry's horror comedy film Boo! A Madea Halloween and The Explorer in the YouTube Premium series Escape the Night. She starred as Violet Adams in the Hulu drama television series Freakish. From 2017 to 2018, she was a contributor to the MTV television series Total Request Live. Since 2018, Koshy has produced and starred as the title character in the YouTube Premium comedy series Liza on Demand. She also hosted the Nickelodeon game show revival Double Dare, from 2018 to 2019. Koshy's main YouTube channel has amassed more than 17 million subscribers, and her two channels have a total of more than 2.5 billion combined views. She has received four Streamy Awards, four Teen Choice Awards, and a Kids' Choice Award.
About Liza Koshy
Better known by her online persona Lizzza, she has over 17 million subscribers on YouTube and more than 18 million Instagram followers. In 2016, she began starring as Violet Adams in Hulu's Freakish and in 2018 she co-created and starred in the web series Liza on Demand.
She first gained a following on Vine, where she amassed more than 5 million fans posting comedic videos. She began attending college in the Fall of 2014, deciding to study business marketing.
She was named Breakout Creator at the 2016 Streamy Awards. In 2017, she won Choice Web Star: Female at the Teen Choice Awards. She was named the host of the Nickelodeon reboot of Double Dare in 2018.
Her real name is Elizabeth Shaila Koshy. She is half Indian and half caucasian and she was born and raised in Houston, Texas alongside her two older sisters, Olivia and Rachel. She was in a relationship with David Dobrik from 2015 to 2018.
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- Streamy Award winners
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- Actresses from Houston
- Veganism activists
- American game show hosts
- University of Houston alumni
- American YouTubers
- American women comedians