How Did Brittney Atwood Became Famous? Age, Husband, Kids

Brittney Atwood is an American YouTuber, who is perhaps best known as the wife of the famous vlogger and prankster Roman Atwood. She often appears in her husband’s YouTube videos.

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Age, Early Life, and Education Background

Atwood was born Brittney Danelle Smith under the Aquarius zodiac sign on 16 February 1991, in Ohio, USA, and is 32 years old as of 2023. Her parents parted ways when she was very young – her father remarried shortly after the divorce, and Atwood has disclosed that she’s very close with her stepmother. Atwood is the sister of Veronica Gilroy, who is the wife of the famous YouTuber, Chase Gilroy; She also had a brother, who sadly died in 2019.

Atwood has remained tight-lipped about her educational background.

Facts and Hobbies

Atwood is an animal lover, who has two cats and dogs and numerous fish in an aquarium.

She‘s very social and outgoing and in her spare time, she enjoys visiting new cities and interacting with new people. She’s an outdoorsy person who enjoyed going fishing with her father when she was a child.

Brittney is a car enthusiast whose dream car is a Mercedes G Wagon.

She worked as a dentist’s assistant shortly after she completed high school.


Brittney began her career appearing in her husband’s YouTube videos, and became famous for her husband’s prank video “Anniversary Prank Backfires.” In the video, her husband tries to prank her by lying that he was having an affair, unaware that she had spotted him setting up the hidden camera. In return, Brittney pranks Rowan back by pretending to be hurt by the confession, and then admits that she had also cheated on him, which takes him by surprise. The viral video, which has so far accumulated more than 94 million views, ends with Brittney admitting that she knew that he was planning something mischievous, and wanted to surprise him by pranking him in return.

Atwood works with her husband, helping him shoot videos and managing his merchandise line, ‘Smile More.’ On 14 February 2020, Brittney launched a self-titled YouTube channel, on which she uploads content related to nutrition and fashion; she has almost 2,500 subscribers and her 18 videos have accumulated around 80,000 views. Her most viewed video is “Brittney Atwood Shopping Haul, Which Haul!!!”, uploaded on 29 July 2021 and now has over 22,000 views.

Social Media Presence

Brittney has a massive fanbase of over three million followers on her Instagram handle – @brittneyatwood. Brittney has a verified Twitter account – @brittneyatwood) – which has over 1.1 million followers; she joined the platform in August 2012. Atwood is also active on Facebook with around 190,000 followers.

Personal Life

Brittney met her future husband, Roman Atwood, at her sister’s wedding in September 2009. Roman was good friends with her sister’s bridegroom, Chase Gilroy, and attended the ceremony as the best man. Brittney and Roman began dating shortly after the wedding.

On 23 October 2011, Brittney bore Roman a son named Kane Alexander Atwood, and the couple welcomed their second child, a daughter whom they named Cora Atwood, on 1 November 2016.

Roman proposed to Brittney on 30 April 2018. She said yes and the duo walked the aisle in the presence of family and friends in a colorful ceremony that took place in Maui, Hawaii, on 27 July 2018. The couple streamed their wedding on one of Rowan’s YouTube channels, ‘Rowan Atwood Vlogs.’

Brittney announced that she was expecting her third child on 20 August 2020, and oOn 6 January 2021, gave birth to a boy they named Knox.

Before Brittney, Rowan was married to Shanna Janette Riley (2001-2008) from when he was 18 years old. The former couple shares a child, Noah Vaughn Atwood, who was born on 18 October 2004, so Brittney is the stepmother of Rowan and Riley’s son. It is reported that Roman filed for a divorce when he discovered that Riley was having an affair with their mutual friend, who was a former member of his production squad.

Rumors and Controversy

Brittney has received a lot of hate from some of Roman’s female fans, with some going to the extent of labeling her a ‘gold digger’ for marrying the wealthy prankster. She also receives numerous hate comments, but has vowed not to tolerate or justify negative remarks by replying to critics.

Height, Weight, and Physical Appearance

Brittney is of White ethnicity, and has black hair and a pair of blue eyes. She is 5ft 3ins (1.60m)

tall and weighs approximately 120lbs (54kgs) – in 2018, Brittney underwent surgery to increase the size of her breasts. She’s a tattoo enthusiast, who has a tattoo of the letter ‘R’, the initial of her spouse’s name, on one of her left-hand fingers.

Net Worth

Brittney has accumulated a net worth of around $1 million from her career on social media. On the other hand, her husband, Rowan has a net worth of approximately $14.5 million.

Who is Brittney Atwood’s Husband, Rowan Atwood?

Roman Bernard Atwood hails from Millersport, Ohio, and was born under the Gemini zodiac sign on 28 May 1983, which makes him 40 years old as of 2023. He’s the son of the late Susan Atwood, and Curt Dale Atwood who owned the factory Atwood Rope. Atwood began his career by producing a variety of DVDs (“The Nerd Herd”), which were sold on 2006’s Warped Tour. He then worked on several commercials and movies in Ohio, and in the early 2010s, he focused on making comedic content, which he posted on the YouTube channel entitled “Sketch Empire.”

Atwood launched the channel “RomanAtwood” on 18 November 2009. Currently, the channel has over 10 million subscribers, and over 1.4 billion views,  but stopped posting on the channel in 2016.

On 12 August 2013, Atwood launched the channel, “Roman Atwood Vlogs” which has nearly 15.4 subscribers. The prankster has uploaded almost 1,800 videos, which have accumulated nearly 5.5 billion views as of late 2023. His most popular video is 23 November 2017’s “I Bought Them a House!!-Roman Atwood’s Day Dreams (Ep 1)” which has garnered over 53 million views.

Atwood launched his third channel (RomanAtwoodPodcast) on 28 May 2022 – the channel has accumulated over 530,000 subscriber, and features several special guests and friends including Vitaly, FouseyTube, and Steve-O. He’s been awarded two Diamond Play Buttons for his channels.

Martha Clifford

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