Dávid Julian Dobrík (/doʊbrɪk/; born July 23, 1996) is a Slovak YouTube personality. He found early success on the video sharing platform Vine, before creating a vlog-oriented YouTube channel in late 2014. As of 2019, Dobrik is known for being the leader of the popular YouTube ensemble The Vlog Squad, which features prominently in his vlogs and comprises rotating selections of his friend group. As of December 2019, Dobrik’s vlog channel had accumulated 15 million subscribers and 6.4 billion views. The channel was the fifth-most viewed creator channel on YouTube in 2019, with 2.4 billion views that year.
Beyond internet entertainment, Dobrik voice acted the role of Axel in The Angry Birds Movie 2 and, as of December 2019, is one of the judges on the Nickelodeon TV show America’s Most Musical Family.
Dobrik was born on July 23, 1996, in Košice, Slovakia. His family moved to Vernon Hills, Illinois, when Dobrik was six years old. He attended Vernon Hills High School, where he played tennis, which led him to qualify for the 2014 Boys Tennis State Tournament where he won third place in the doubles tournaments. After graduating high school, he moved to Los Angeles to pursue his Vine career.