Speculations are currently circling the internet surrounding YouTube drama regarding what happened to Marcus from MrBeast. Supporters of the American YouTubers claim that Marcus was fired due to alleged drug-related issues.
Keep reading to find out all you need to know about this YouTube drama as we explore just who Marcus from MrBeast is, his reasoning for being discharged from the creator group and more!
Who is Marcus from MrBeast?
Marcus Pearson is a male social media creator from the United States.
As a former employee and friend of MrBeast, Marcus gained a large audience online.
On Instagram as @marc2lit1503, Marcus has over 100,000 followers and would usually upload content including images of himself and friends.
Over on TikTok (@ohhthatsmarcus), the creator has over 1,500 followers along with over 3,000 likes in total.
But wait, who is MrBeast?
Jimmy Donaldson, better known online as MrBeast, is a 22-year-old American YouTuber, entrepreneur and philanthropist.
The MrBeast team is currently made up of 30 people and their content often includes YouTube videos that centre around expensive stunts.
Marcus was previously part of this content creator group and got involved in monetary challenges.
Having first appeared in these challenge videos in 2019, Marcus was fired in 2020.
Keep reading to find out why!
What happened to Marcus from MrBeast?
An official reason for the creator’s dismissal from MrBeast is unknown.
However, most viewers believe he was fired from the crew most likely due to alleged drug-related issues.
Following Pearson’s termination, he took to his Instagram story to accuse MrBeast of various things.
He stated that MrBeast supposedly created the coronavirus and claimed his termination was wholly based on race and he referenced harm towards MrBeast.
Pearson has posted images of himself drinking and smoking unknown substances in the past, therefore some supporters believe he may have been under the influence during this online rant.
Another user named @ax3lm3llow took to the comment section to state：
“Mr beast tried to help son and this is what he does?? U can’t blame beast for firing him”
What do you think happened to Marcus? 🤷♀️
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