Higa and Fujiyoshi’s You Tube channel, nigahiga, was created on July 20, 2006.
By December 21st, 2010, it had surpassed 3,000,000 subscribers, making it You Tube’s most subscribed channel of all time ahead of such prominent You Tube users such as Shane Dawson and Fred.
He lives with his 23-year-old brother Kyle in Nevada.
Being separated from his You Tube co-stars was difficult at first, explained Higa. He said comments from admiring fans do not bother his girlfriend since she receives her share of adoring messages.
Nigahiga is a popular You Tube channel created by Japanese-Hawaiian Ryan Higa and friends Sean Fujiyoshi, Tim Enos and Tarynn Nago (known collectively as “The Yabo Crew”)’.
A new independent 35 minute film he created with Wong Fu Productions called “Agents of Secret Stuff” was uploaded on Ryan’s channel on November 24, 2010. Ryan has a lot to be thankful for, said his mother Luci Higa.Ryan Higa and Sean Fujiyoshi started posting You Tube videos of themselves lip synching to songs in mid 2006 while attending Waiakea High School.They quickly expanded beyond songs, with a variety of other comedic pieces.By November 2010, their comedy videos had been viewed over 630 million times.Japanese-Hawaiians Ryan Higa, 19, and partner Sean Fujiyoshi, 18, started making humorous videos and posting them on You Tube four years ago to cope with boredom, never expecting themselves to become an Internet sensation.Fujiyoshi started college at the University of Portland where he is studying engineering. Being separated from the Nigahiga crew was difficult at first, Higa said. Agents of Secret Stuff Aki Aleong Arden Cho Asians dont belong on You Tubebad gangster rapblack belt in judo Cash Warrencomedy videos Derek Zemrak Fred Higa and Fujiyoshi's You Tube channel How to Be A Nerd How To Be Gangster Internet sensationi Tunes No. Occasional guest appearances are made by Tim Enos, Ryan Villaruel, Kyle Chun, and Tarynn Nago, collectively known as the “Yabo Crew”.In 2008, Los Angeles producer Derek Zemrak offered to help them create their first feature-length film.Those in his film class seem to be unaware of his You Tube status.The 19-year-old attends college part-time, so he can dedicate more time to making films.