Nik Keswani (born September 11, 1998), best known and addressed as BigNik, is a prolific content creator, YouTuber, musician, and social media personality who understands his job’s rules.
He is known for shooting hilarious and rib-cracking content on Tiktok. He also made waves on Vine before the platform shut down in 2016. His content is unique and relatable.
BigNik was born with a rare form of dwarfism that left him blind in one eye. Regardless of his ordeal, he never let it weigh him down.
Let’s sneak preview some interesting facts about his personal life and professional career.
EARLY LIE AND EDUCATION
Nik Keswani, better known as BigNik, was born and raised in Boca Raton, Florida, in the United States on September 11th, 1998. He is originally an Indian boy and was born to Indian parents, but he spent most of his life in the United States.
BigNik‘s mother has a medical degree and is a practicing optometrist, and his father is also a medical professional. His family is modern and open-minded. He has two siblings named Sarina Keswani and Devina Keswani. His father is named Anil Keswani while his mother’s name is Vaishali Keswani.
Devina Keswani is a transgender person (male to female). According to BigNik, it was difficult to accept that he no longer had a brother. He has always been a sports guy since childhood and participated in different sports activities in high school.
BigNik received his education in an undisclosed school in Florida. He is currently undergoing his Bachelor’s degree in Arts at a private University in Florida.
BigNik had a fallout with David Dobrik, another Youtuber, with over 20 million subscribers in 2018. BigNik, appeared on the H3H3 After Dark podcast to explain why he stopped appearing on David Dobrik‘s channel in 2018. The fallout resulted from rude remarks made at him because of his dwarfism.
David Dobrik constantly mocked his height, which doesn’t sit well with BigNik. In the interview, he said the jokes hurt his feelings and eventually left the channel. He also said that the friend group’s behavior toward him could be cruel and damage his mental health.
At the moment, there are no details concerning the personal and romance of BigNik available. BigNik, despite his social status, always keeps his personal life away from the media. He is not married and has no girlfriend or child.
BigNik came to the limelight after making a short video of himself in a wheelchair murmuring some words to himself. Somehow, the short video went viral. The harmless video made waves on different social media platforms.
He shot the video while he was undergoing a series of surgeries on his leg, and it turned out that the video was quite hilarious to people. And that was how he got his breakthrough on Tiktok.
BigNik described his success during an interview by Paper Mag that his success was like “I went from a really low point to the highest I’ve ever been. I’m still shocked that I was able to do it.”
When BigNik was queried about the sudden fame’s impact on him, he answered that his life would never be the same.
When he uploaded his first video, he had no clue that his world would change so drastically; he sometimes wishes that he could have had plenty more experiences before becoming prominent. Notwithstanding, BigNik still appreciates his fans for all the immense support. He believes he wouldn’t be as confident and optimistic if it weren’t for his social media success.
When BigNik is not creating content, he plays video games, table tennis, or swimming. These are some of his favorite activities when he is not filming.
BigNik‘s work ethics have been rewarded with an estimated net worth of US$500,000.
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