Lucas Cruikshank is an American actor and comedian with a $5 million dollar net worth. Lucas Cruikshank, who was born in Columbus, Nebraska, attended Lakeview High School. He began producing YouTube videos with his cousins and, while experimenting with character concepts, created the Fred Figglehorn character. Six-year-old Fred Figglehorn has anger management issues and an unhappy family life.
In 2008, he began uploading Fred-related films to YouTube and ultimately created his own “Fred” channel. The “Fred” channel was the first to surpass 1 million views on YouTube. Since then, the character’s popularity has increased. “Fred: The Movie” aired on Nickelodeon in 2009. The television movie was so successful that Nickelodeon commissioned two sequels, “Fred 2: Night of the Living Fred” and “Fred 3: Camp Fred” the latter of which was released in 2012. In 2011, “Fred: The Show” aired. Lucas has also appeared in films including “Marvin Marvin” “Big Time Rush” and “Monsters vs. Aliens”