YouTube superstar PewDiePie, recognized in real life as Felix Arvid Ulf Kjellberg, recently revealed his plans to take a break from his usual vlogging as he prepares for the joys of fatherhood. Expecting his first child with wife Marzia Kjellberg, Felix made this announcement in a recent YouTube video, marking a significant transition in his life.
PewDiePie video, entitled “Saying bye for a while now,” provided glimpses of his recent travel adventures in Japan. Before the conclusion of the video, he dropped the news about his temporary exit from YouTube.
His evident excitement about becoming a father shone through his words, “It’s getting very close to becoming a dad and I’m very excited. I don’t know what’s going to be like or if I’ll have time to do videos but for now we will be taking a break until we come back again.”
The video has already amassed over 4.3 million views, with fans globally pouring in their best wishes for the expecting couple. The initial announcement about their impending parenthood was made back in February, leading to an outpouring of excitement and joy from his massive fanbase. In another recent video, Felix shared that Marzia is due sometime this month.
Since his YouTube debut in 2010, the 33-year-old Swedish content creator has carved a niche for himself on the platform. Today, he boasts over 111 million subscribers, and his videos regularly collect millions of views.
This news is based on a report by the Malay Mail.