Ethan Klein of h3h3productions, photo by Kim H Wikimedia commons 

TOP 10 Fascinating Facts about Ethan  Klein


Ethan Klein is a comedian and social media personality from the United States. He is best known as the co-host of the YouTube channel h3h3 productions. Ethan Klein is 36 years old. He was born in June 1985 in Ventura, California. His parents are Gary Klein and Donna Klein. He grew up in California with his brother.

Ethan pursued his academics at the Buena High School. He received his Bachelor’s Degree in Creative Writing from the University of California.

Ethan is married to Hila Klein. They first met in Israel in 2007. They met at a Holocaust memorial and at that time, Hila was serving in the Israel Defense Forces. The couple tied the knot in 2012. Ethan and Hila Klein lived together in Israel throughout the early years of Klein’s YouTube career. The couple has two sons together. Theodore was born in June 2019, and Bruce was born in February 2022. 

 Ethan has received multiple lawsuits because several of his channels especially the h3h3 production produce controversy over jokes and making criticizing comments

Here are the top 10 fascinating facts about Ethan Klein

1. Ethan Klein is known to be a founder of the h3h3Productions YouTube channel 

Ethan Klein, photo by Dudunfaiz Wikimedia commons

Ethan Klein and Hila Klein founded the YouTube channel. They started the channel in 2011. The channel has a reputation for criticizing internet trends and YouTube regulations. The Klein’s are known for criticizing YouTube channels that encourage young viewers to engage in online gambling.

The primary format for uploading videos to the channel is to provide critique and commentary in reaction videos. The videos consist of clips from a source video that are mixed in with commentary and comedy sketches. 

On behalf of h3h3 production, Ethan Klein released a game on the APP store and google play. The game is called H3h3 Ball Rider. It was developed by Canada-based independent video game development company outer minds in 2018.

2. He hosts a political  podcast called the ” leftover”

 The podcast is co-hosted by Ethan and Hasan Piker. The show debuted in September 2021. The first episode received 1 million views only one day after being released. The podcast mainly responds to and analyzes extreme reactionaries.

3. Ethan Klein began his career as a  marketing executive

Ethan Klein, photo by Kim H Wikimedia commons 

Ethan began his career as a marketing executive in Israel. In 2013, he created a few videos for Hila’s college projects which he later posted on his ‘YouTube’ channel, ‘h3h3Productions.

The channel was created back in 2011. The videos started gaining popularity, and that made Ethan create more such videos. The video titled ‘VAPE NATION’ is the most popular reaction video on the channel and has garnered over 20 million views.

Their channel has garnered remarkable fame for criticizing certain internet trends, personalities, and a few ‘YouTube’ policies. The channel has earned over six million subscribers and was named the ‘YouTube Channel of the Year’ by ‘Reddit’ in 2016.

4. Ethan has a mild form of Tourette’s syndrome.

Ethan suffers from partial Tourette syndrome. This makes his eyebrows noticeably twitch, something he often addresses in his videos. In one of his podcast episodes, Ethan has admitted that he has dyslexia.

5. He has  multiple podcast 

Ethan Klein, photo by Dudunfaiz Wikimedia commons 

The H3 podcast was created by Klein. It was originally streamed on Twitch before it was moved to YouTube in 2017. The podcast uploaded the first episode that was featuring Justin Roiland and the co-creator of Ricky and Morty. The H3 Podcast is one of the United States’ highest-ranking podcasts since  2020.

The channel launched several new podcasts including the H3 After  Dark H3Tv, leftover, and Off the Rails. All podcast’s new episodes are always uploaded every week. Frenemies was the podcast that was used to discuss internet drama. The podcast was co-hosted by the YouTuber and Trisha Paytas before they quit. 

6. Ethan is the wealthiest YouTuber

According to reports, the estimated Ethan Klein net worth is around $20.2 million. The estimation of his net worth comes from his YouTube channel and other social media accounts, such as Twitter and Instagram.

In 2017, Ethan and Hila spent $780,000 on their first Los Angeles home together, in the town of Woodland Hills. In 2018, the couple spent $2.3 million on a home in Encino.

In November 2019, Ethan and Hila Klein spent $9 million on a large estate in Bel Air, California. It is within a guarded community. The 7,500 lavish estate has 6 bedrooms and sits on just over an acre. And they still own both previous homes.

7. He is active on all social media platforms

Ethan Klein of h3h3productions, photo by Kim H Wikimedia commons 

Ethan Klein is active on every social media platform. He has an account on YouTube, TikTok, where he records his lip sync and prank videos, Instagram, and more than 2 million followers. Ethan Klein Twitter is the leading platform. It is where Ethan conveys his message to his fans and the audience.

8. Ethan Klein was dropped as a sponsor for Old Spice

 According to the reports, it sows that Old spice ended its sponsorship with h3h3 production’s Ethan Klein. This is after the incident when unverified screenshots of DMs are purportedly sent between the Old spice Twitter account and an anonymous Twitter user.

9. He has been nominated for streamy awards 

The YouTuber Ethan Klein has been a nominee for the streamy award for continuous 3years from 2018-to 2020  for Best podcast  H3 podcast. He has shared this with Hila Klein.

10. Ethan Klein is a producer and director 

Ethan Klein, photo by Hashin Hasan Wikimedia commons 

He is a renowned producer and director. He has produced his podcast H3 podcast and h3h3Productions. Ethan Klein produced a series called frenemies in 2020. As a director, he directed the 8 episodes of h3h3 2013 to 2014. production from 2013-to 2014

Ethan Klein also hosts the H3pocast. He invites celebrities for interviews. In 2022 Ethan shared that he lost his sponsor for his podcast after passing a negative comment n the LGBTQ+ community.

The Youtuber has appeared as a guest in most shows like the filthy frank show, Last week, and Good Mythical Morning. Ethan Klein loves celebrating Halloween and Christmas with his spouse and kids. He has a famous grandfather late American producer and screenwriter who were most notable for the primetime soap Dallas. His grandfather’s name was Leonard Katzman.