Julien Solomita launched that he is engaged to YouTube star Jenna Marbles and debuted her engagement ring. Learn further about Julien, who is understood on YouTube himself.
“A short time in the past, I requested Jenna [Marbles] to marry me, and she or he stated sure,” Julien Solomita launched all through a Twitch stream on April 15. The 28-year-old social media star revealed that he has been engaged to Jenna, who was as quickly as a thought-about one in all YouTube’s excessive creators, for a while. “So, we are engaged….Probably longer ago than you think,” he continued.
“I’m very excited and it feels good to just kind of get the words out because I wanted to tell you for a while, but I didn’t because it was giving me anxiety. And so I just kind of held onto it, and I think today I realized it was kind of flipped and giving me more anxiety to kind of hold onto it. So there’s the news.”
Jenna provides up YouTube in June of 2020 after the 34-year-old online star apologized for making racially insensitive films from her earlier years on the video platform. During the engagement announcement, Julien confirmed that his fiancée continues to be “offline.”
So, he confirmed off Jenna’s engagement ring for her all through the Twitch stream. It was a simple however elegant square-cut diamond. Julien revealed that he moreover has an engagement band since Jenna “wanted [him] to enjoy the engagement too.”
Julien Solomita Is Popular On YouTube & Twitch
Julien runs two YouTube channels. The YouTuber created his first one in 2012, and it has since collected better than 2.5 million subscribers. Over the earlier yr, Julien — who’s passionate cook dinner and runs a video sequence known as “Aries Kitchen” — has primarily used the channel so as to add films of himself whipping up yummy dishes, like a “DIY KFC famous bowl” and “lobster mac & cheese.”
Julien now principally posts to his second YouTube channel, Julien 2, which has over 400,000 subscribers. The channel is full of video uploads from his Twitch streams; Julien considers the keep streaming service his “happy place,” he acknowledged in his April 15 Livestream, which is why he chose to reveal the engagement info there.
Julien Solomita Has Been Dating Jenna Marbles Since 2013
Jenna Marbles and Julien Solomita are pictured collectively proper right here on the Ghostbar Dayclub in Las Vegas, Nevada on Oct. 18, 2014.
Julien and Jenna began a relationship in 2013, not prolonged after meeting at a bar the place Julien had been working at whereas attending Chapman University. “One day, I was working at the bar, and I got to meet this really cute girl who had come in quite a bit. She had a group of friends that she would sit with, and I’d seen her, but I finally got introduced to her. One night she said, ‘you know, maybe you should hang out and not work one night,’” he recalled in his 2016 “Draw My Life” video, per Distractify.
Julien took off work that night and frolicked with Jenna and her friends. “It was really nice getting to know her. And then we started really dating,” Julien acknowledged inside the “Draw My Life” video.
Early inside the days of determining one another, Julien moreover labored as “security detail” for Jenna, in accordance along with his LinkedIn internet web page.
Julien Solomita Became Heavily Involved In Jenna Marbles’ YouTube Channel
Julien was nonetheless interning for a radio program when he first met Jenna, and by no means however involved on the planet of social media and YouTube. “She really kind of opened my eyes to the whole world of YouTube which I thought was so intriguing and I had not really seen it before,” Julien acknowledged in his “Draw My Life” video.
Julien and Jenna went on to alter into frequent fixtures in one another’s YouTube films and even ran a joint podcast known as Jenna & Julien for six years until airing their final episode in Aug. 2020.
Julien Solomita Gave An Update On Jenna Marbles After She Quit YouTube
Jenna Marbles and Julien Solomita on the Palms Resort & Casino in Las Vegas, Nevada on May 15, 2015.
As we talked about earlier, Jenna left YouTube within the summertime of 2020 after apologizing for racially insensitive films. Jenna acknowledged she was “unbelievably sorry,” and likewise outlined that she personal “a lot” of her earlier films. “Because I just don’t want anyone to feel upset about anything. I don’t want to contribute to that…I don’t want someone to watch something and feel hurt or offended now for any reason,” Jenna acknowledged in her apology video.
Ten months after Jenna’s departure from YouTube, Julien gave a change on how Jenna is doing, who’s not featured in his YouTube films. “I’m very happy, she’s very happy. You were all very much a part of our relationship for a very long time and just because you don’t see her anymore, doesn’t mean I still don’t appreciate her and want to know this stuff,” Julien acknowledged whereas revealing the engagement info on his Twitch stream.
Julien Solomita Was Also Involved In Olympic Weightlifting
Next week I compete in my first olympic weightlifting meet. I’ve been teaching for it for over a half… http://t.co/pAO21VuL0c
— julien ⚡️ (@juliensolomita) July 15, 2014
Aside from the YouTube and Twitch worlds, Julien has moreover been involved in aggressive weightlifting! Julien competed in his “first Olympic weightlifting meet” in 2014, which he revealed in a tweet, and went on to even place third in an occasion in 2016.