Facts of Troye Sivan
|Full Name:||Troye Sivan|
|Birth Place:||Johannesburg, South Africa|
|Marital Status:||Not Known|
|Profession:||Singer, songwriter, actor, YouTuber|
|Net Worth:||$3.5 million|
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Troye Sivan is an Australian singer, songwriter, actor, and Internet personality. He became famous form Youtube channel where he used to upload his songs.
Troye Sivan’s SA and Australian childhood
He is an Australian singer, songwriter, and actor who is also a popular YouTube personality. Troye Sivan’s parents, Laurelle and Shaun Mellet, were staying in Johannesburg, South Africa. Troye Sivan was born in South Africa. He spent a few years there but due to the rising crime rate of South Africa, his parents decided to make the move to Australia.
When Troye Sivan was two years old, his family shifted to Perth in Western Australia. He has three siblings; Steele, Tyde, and Sage. In Australia, his father worked as a real estate agent while his mother was a homemaker. His father is Jewish and his mother had converted to Judaism.
Troye Sivan studied at Carmel School until 2009 and later switched to distance learning. Troye Sivan has a mild form of Marfan Syndrome due to which he has thin long limbs with a great height. He has very flexible joints and possibly some scoliosis.
Troye Sivan’s musical start and acting career
Troye Sivan was good in music and had sung at the Channel Seven Perth Telethon for three consecutive years from 2006. In 2006, he also sang a duet with Australian Idol winner Guy Sebastian. He participated in the 2007 Star Search and managed to reach the grand finale. The same year he also released his debut EP titled ‘Dare to Dream’.
In February 2010, he did a video to raise funds for the Haiti earthquake-affected people. His 2015 album ‘Blue Neighbourhood’ was quite popular and the song ‘Youth’ on it was particularly a hit. He signed with Universal Music Australia record label and released his 5-song EP. This ‘TRXYE’ has topped on iTunes in 55 countries.
On 4th September 2015, he released his second EP called ‘Wild’.
Most of Troye Sivan’s videos feature gay characters. It also shows sensual shots between the gay characters on the screen. His video ‘Heaven’ had a running tagline which read as: “Without losing a piece of me, how do I get to Heaven?” and “If I’m losing a piece of me, maybe I don’t want Heaven”.
Troye Sivan also acted in several movies. He played the role of Oliver Twist in ‘Oliver’ at the Regal Theater in 2007. In 2008, he acted in 2 films. He played the young James Howlett in ‘X-Men Origins: Wolverine’. This part came to him after he was noticed from the videos he had posted on his YouTube channel. In 2009, he also bagged the lead role in the movie ‘Spud’.
He got nominated for the Best Lead Actor for this movie at the SAFTAs. Similarly, he was also part of’ Spud2: The Madness Continues’ as well as ‘Spud3: Learning to fly’.
He was also into vlogging on YouTube since September 2012. His YouTube channel has more than 4.8 million subscribers and more than 262 million total views. Sivan’s Instagram account has more than 7.4 million followers. His video with Tyler Oakley titled ‘The Boyfriend Tag’ earned him an award at the Teen Choice Awards 2014.
Troye Sivan’s sexuality, relationships, and boyfriend
On his YouTube video uploaded on 7th August 2013, Troye Sivan came out publicly as gay. His music videos are also confirmation of his sexuality. He had informed his parents about his sexual orientation three years back in 2010. In 2015-2016, Troye Sivan was dating fellow YouTuber Connor Franta.
However, he separated from Connor Franta and started dating Jacob Bixenman in early to mid-2016. Troye Sivan is probably still with Jacob Bixenman.