Julia Chow Wiki Biography
Julia Chow was born in Los Angeles, California USA, on 26 March 1990, so under the zodiac sign of Aries and holding American nationality – she is popular for her YouTube channel and her job of a producer for “Just Kidding Films” (JKF).
Childhood and education
Julia grew up with her older sister and brother in Los Angeles, but she hasn’t shared many details about her parents as she respects their privacies. As every family usually has one strict and one gentle parent, in Julia’s case it was her father who was the gentle one while her mother was strict and the one making the rules.
Julia fell in love with art at a very young age, and once her parents noticed, they found a private teacher of drawing, and she began taking classes. While she was still just a teen, she had an opportunity to meet cinematographer Tommy Trinh who talked to Julia about Just Kidding Films, which was also the launch of her career.
While at high school, Julia was somewhat different from her peers as most artists usually are – she spent most of her free time drawing and learning rather than with her peers. After she matriculated from a local high school in Los Angeles, Julia decided not to enroll at college but to focus on her online career.
Career of a YouTuber and producer
After getting a chance to talk to Tommy Trinh, Julia was given an opportunity to work for “Just Kidding Films” as an intern in 2007 – thanks to her amazing skills, she was soon invited to become part of the main team, and to make it a full-time job. She became their sound recording person, and then a production assistant, and soon hosted their “JKNews” show, and was the one responsible for selling their merchandise online. She was working on the set of their “Star Wars: DIY Cosplay” in 2015 – the movie was directed by Tommy, and she served as the second assistant director.
Julia is also an actress, as she has appeared in numerous videos created by “Just Kidding Films”, including “Hangin’ with JK: Heartbreak”, “Get to Know Me”, “My Host Prized Possession: Julia Chow”, and “My Childhood Toy: Julia Chow”. She also serves as an ambassador for the Kizen Training fitness program, and is always encouraging people to start exercising and to become physically active if they are not already.
Julia is quite popular for her YouTube channel as well, which she launched on 18 January 2016 with her caption reading ‘Welcome to my channel where I’ll post vlogs and random stuff that I find fun! I love eating desserts and drinking tea!’ – there are currently more than 66,000 people subscribed to her channel, which also counts nearly a million views of all her videos combined. She is currently mostly focused on uploading videos of her everyday life.
What is “Just Kidding Films”?
“Just Kidding Films” is a comedic group of people who make funny videos which are popular for covering social, contemporary, and cultural issues – they manage to create a balance between stimulation and entertainment.
They launched their YouTube channel on 18 August 2007, and usually upload one video per week, always on Sunday – there are currently more than 1.6 million people subscribed to their channel, which counts nearly 400 million views of all their videos combined. The founders of the channel are Bart Kwan and Joe Jitsukawa, who wanted to promote cultural unity with the use of humor – they both grew up in the streets, but later progressed to get higher education. Thanks to their chemistry and the amazing content they’ve created, they are often invited to perform internationally, to speak during film festivals, and to collaborate with popular movie directors, producers, musicians, and comedians.
There are currently around 20 people working for “Just Kidding Films”, and although it’s rumored that Julia left the team sometime in 2019, she is still on their fandom website page.
Personal life and relationships
Julia is somewhat secretive when it comes to her love life, but there are still some things known about her past and present affairs.
Julia began dating Tommy Trinh soon after they met for the first time – rumors have it that he helped her get a job because he liked it, however, Julia was nevertheless very good at what she was doing. It seemed as the two were happy with one another, however, after years of dating, they split in 2016 – even though they have not talked about the reasons behind their breakup, it is said to be because they simply lost the passion, so they’ve stayed on good terms.
After her and Tommy’s break-up, Julia started dating Neru, a man who is an Instagram star. She often uploads videos of them together onto her YouTube channel, and onto her Instagram account. The two are currently living together in Los Angeles.
Judging by her social media accounts, Julia is currently dating Neru, she hasn’t married, and doesn’t have any kids.
Hobbies and other interests
There are numerous things Julia enjoys doing in her free time. She is very fond of travelling and does it whenever her job allows her to, and can stay away for months if she has time. She loves eating – desserts are her favorite, but offer her anything with chocolate in it and she wont refuse. She is a big fan of teas although she is not from England (classic English joke). Cosplaying is one of her biggest hobbies, and she is very good at it as she also makes all her costumes on her own – she hasn’t missed a single cosplay event organized in her vicinity. She has also admitted that she does not believe in love on first sight. but in soul mates.
Other than that, she can’t eat cooked spinach as she is allergic to it, as well as to mosquito bites.
Appearance and net worth
Julia is currently 29 years old. She has short brown hair (although she had it long a while ago) which she often dyes in various colors, mostly blue and red; she has brown eyes– she wears glasses as her eyesight is not that good – but her height and weight are not known.
Net worth ~$400,000.
Enjoying my morning so far in Paris ?
— Julia Chow (@realxblueapplez) July 23, 2017
Social media presence
- Launched Twitter in March 2016; gathered ~4,100 followers; tweeted ~80 times; last tweet was published on 12 October 2017 when she congratulated her brother and his wife on their newborn child
- Instagram is followed by ~300,000 people; uploaded ~740 pictures; caption on it reads ‘There is ALWAYS room for dessert. Don’t let anyone tell you otherwise!!’
- Facebook – for personal use.