Early life, family, educational background
Canadian model and YouTuber Dannie Riel, was born on 16 June 1988 in Manitoba, Canada, so under the sign of Cancer, and holding Canadian nationality. She is of mixed, Eurasian ethnicity, as her parents are of French and Chinese descent. She describes herself as a “French-Chinese human.”
She is very private about her family life, and hasn’t disclosed any information regarding her childhood, education, upbringing or possible siblings.
She can speak English, Mandarin and French.
In an effort to propel her modeling career, she built up her presence and followers on YouTube. Her plan succeeded as she has now modeled internationally. On 7 March 2008, she opened her YouTube channel, “therielworld,” and posted her first video on her lip piercings, which quickly gained a lot of traction.
Dannie dedicates her social media posts to sharing her success in achieving her lifelong dream of becoming a model. Her YouTube channel is filled with videos of behind-the-scenes of photoshoots, traveling to various locations for work, and tasting and attempting to cook international cuisines and dishes.
Her channel also features other artists and YouTubers, including Jason Chen, Swoozie, Timothy DeLaGhetto and AJ Raphael.
Since becoming more famous in the modeling industry, her uploading schedule has become less consistent, as she is kept busy with modeling assignments. Her first modeling job was given to her by the SCD team on Sports Compact Night. Her high quality work performance lead to her obtaining many more modeling gigs, and she has featured in several commercials and magazines.
She has worked with VPR Magazine and Vossen, and done lingerie photos with BTS. She is ow signed with a number of modeling agencies and global modeling organizations. She played herself in the 2014 film, “Not Cool,” and has appeared in a few other movies and television shows. She has been named the “Sexiest Asian Girl on Earth.”
Dannie owns the online “Riel Brand Store”, on which she sells her merchandise. In one of her videos, she spoke about how happy she is to see people enjoying her designs and wearing her clothing. She has gone on tours to promote her modeling career and her online store. At the tours, she does meet-and-greets so she can interact with her fans in person.
Hobbies, favorite things and interesting facts
She loves anything adventurous, and if she can, she tries everything at least once.
Dannie was in a long-term relationship with her financial advisor, Ken Nguyen, for six years. She thought they would married, but their relationship ended, although neither have spoken out as to what caused their relationship to end, except that it was agreed mutually.
Reports have surfaced that the couple allegedly split due to Ken meeting someone else. She is said to be a very affectionate and loving person, but is seemingly not currently romantically involved with anyone
She has brown hair and gray eyes. She is 5ft 2in (1.57m) tall and weighs just over 100lbs (47kgs).
She has a lip piercing, and has undergone a breast augmentation.
Net worth and salary
Her net worth is estimated at over $2 million, most of which she has earned from modeling gigs, monetization on her YouTube videos, and hosting party events worldwide. Between her YouTube channel and her online clothing store, she earns an annual income of around $6,600.