Phil has become a well-known figure on the YouTube. Along with his video schedule, he has also shown his ability in the world of radio transmission. Phil has his major break after his channel ‘AmazingPhil’ which appeared on the YouTube.

The vlogger has frequently been observed teaming with Daniel Howell. The duo of these two youngsters had started an entertainment show on a Sunday night on the BBC Radio 1.

After this, the duo was given the responsibility of taking over the Internet slot as the hosts for the same radio station. Phil’s assignments on the air for the radio and the schedules for the YouTube updates had enabled him to earn quite handsomely. The estimated net worth of Phil would definitely go bond the mark of $1.5 million dollars.

Early life

Phil was actually born as Philip Michael Lester and had won the heart of his listener and YouTube followers as ‘Phil.’ He was born on 30th January 1987 in Rawtenstall, Lancashire, Phil was born to Kathryn and Nigel. Phil is younger to his brother Martyn. England. Phil’s basic education has come up from The Bacup and Rawtenstall Grammar School. After clearing the elementary education, he joined at the University of New York from where he got the graduation degree with the specialization in English and Linguistics in 2008. Clearing graduation he got he his post graduation in Film, Theater, and Television.

He got the master degree with a visual effect specialization for video post-production. During his growing up days and when he was not a sensational personality he had passed his days as a car washer or dog walker. He had the experience of working in the veterinary clinic or in any stationary shop. In the Faintheart he had engaged himself in Viking.


Phil posted his first video in March 2006 when he was 19. It was titled as “Phil’s Video Blog” on his channel “AmazingPhil.” Till date he he uploaded more than 200 videos which had gathered not less than 4 million subscribers with over 460 million views. The channel has taken an unsurpassable momentum particularly after 2013. The young aspirant has come up with yet another channel as “LessAmazingPhil” which had also accumulated 1 million subscribers with a 31 million views. He appeared with his dearest friend Howell in 2010 for the “Stickaid,” an internet broadcast to raise fund for the UNICEF. The duo was seen in the Benjamin Cook.

They posted a video in 2014 for the YouTube gaming channel “DanAndPhilGAMES” which has the reputation of fastest growing YouTube channel. A spinoff has appeared “DanAndPhilCRAFTS” in 2015 with jokes for April Fools. Later more videos were uploaded in 2016 and 2017. The same team has been seen discussing paranormal events in their Super Amazing Project. The duos were also seen giving their views on viral videos and minor news items on air “In the News This Week.” Later they left Super Amazing to concentrate more on their Radio 1 show.

BBC Broadcasting made an announcement in November 2012 stating Phil and Howell would cover Night Entertainment on Sunday that was a request show on UK Radio station. The two people have previously collaborated with each other for making the YouTube videos and broadcasting forte Christmas occasion. The show was enough interactive and designed with the special features of audio-visual music videos. They jointly look measures to perform physical challenges were broadcasted on air. The videos were streamed live on the website of BBC Radio 1 that was accessible all around the globe.

Lester achieved the Guinness World record for making the fastest stacking and making a record of placing almost 25 coins one above the other in only a short time of 31.617 seconds. He also got nominated for the Sony Golden Headphone Award and soon in the very next year Phil, and his friend Dan won the Teen Choice Award that was announced in the BBC Radio 1.

Phil also got nominated for the British Online Creator Awards that was a collaboration with the Hazel Hayes. Phil had been the author of several books. The one which has gained popularity was released in London and was given a title “The amazing Book Is Not on Fire.” It was published by the popular publishing house of United Kingdom Ebury press and Random House Children’s Book.

Personal life

Lester has no such information of getting settled with someone. He is only concerned on his career and never finds getting a girlfriend is an essential requirement. He had lived with his best friend and his co-associate Daniel Howell who frequently appears in most of Phil’s videos.

Quick summary:

Full Name: Philip Michael Phil Lester

Date of Birth: 30th January 1987

Birth Place: Rawtenstall, Lancashire, England

Age: 30 Years Old

Profession: Vlogger

Height: 1.88m / 6 Feet 2 Inches

Weight: 64 Kg

Net worth: $1.5 Million