Ashly Perez is a YouTube star who is well known as the travel editor and Violet video producer at BuzzFeed Motion Pictures. Besides, she has emerged in both traditional and digital media establishments on BuzzFeed.
Ashly Perez was born in California, on July 8, 1989. As of 2019, she is at the age of 29 with the birth sign of Cancer which defines her personality as emotional, and intuitive.
She belongs to a family of physicians, lawyers, and nurses. Her mother stayed in the Philippines before immigrating to the United States at the age of 18. Her parents are supportive of her career. In October 2013, they attended an event called ‘ BuzzFeed.
Ashly studies at ‘Pepperdine University’ in Malibu, California. After Ashly’s graduation, she felt pressured to find a job. Also, she traveled through Asia and taught children English in Daegu, South Korea.
Ashly revealed her sexual identity as bisexual. She is known for her support for the LGBTQ community. It has been assumed by many that she is a part of the community whereas others speculate on her sexual orientation.
Well, it was first revealed that Perez is sexually attracted to both men and women (bisexual) in BuzzFeed Violet’s You Do You production. She described her revelation to her sexual identity the way she did as an evolution, expressing that she only wanted to be more honest about her life.
Furthermore, Ashly commented on her sexuality on 30 April 2017. She tweeted that she’s gay, proud and happy. Despite that, she hasn’t revealed more information about her relationship and her possible girlfriend.
The YouYube Star has a net worth around $1 million. Being a YouTuber, the average salary of the YouTube channel can receive $18 per 1,000 views. This equates to $3 – $5 per 1000 video views. So, she might own a salary at the same range from her career.
Ashly Perez is the member of the BuzzFeed Community whereas she was initially employed by the New York-based Internet media company where she got to take part in pre-production, production, and post-production activities of the social news and entertainment media outlet.
Perez wrote an article for ‘BuzzFeed’, called ‘I Wasn’t Beautiful Enough To Live In South Korea,’ which emphasized the country’s obsession with women’s appearances. Als, she is known to be a “straight” ‘BuzzFeed Violet’ character. However, she said that she was bisexual on ‘You Do You’ as well as it was announced in a video titled ‘Coming Out’ that was featured on ‘BuzzFeed’s’ ‘YouTube’ channel.
Also, she has shared tips to create content that is free of stereotypes and that displays concern for women, irrespective of their complexion, facial features, and sexual orientation. She is a huge supporter of the LGBTQ community.