YouTube’s highest-earning star is seven years old

A seven-year-old boy has been named as YouTube’s highest-paid star.
Ryan, of Ryan ToysReview, earned $22 million in the year to June 2018.
His fortune was made from videos of himself reviewing toys.

YouTube’s highest-earning star made $22 million in 12 months – and is only seven years old.

According to a Forbes estimate published Monday, Ryan — the child star behind YouTube channel Ryan ToysReview — earned $22 million in the year to June 2018, and is one of the platform’s top “influencers” with 17.3 million followers.