Dr Disrespect is a popular American online gamer and Twitch celebrity with about 2.2 million followers on Twitch.tv and over 1,085,213 subscribers on his YouTube channel as of July 2019. He streams shooters on H1Z1: King of the Kills and Fortnite on his Twitch account and streams live several times a week for 8 to 10 hours on his YouTube channel. His streams have views from tens of thousands of people daily. His signature look is his iconic combination of sunglasses, a mullet wig, and a mustache. Classic!
Dr Disrespect’s real name is Guy Beahm. He graduated from California State Polytechnic University, Pomona in 2005. Shortly after graduation, he started working at Sledgehammer Games as a community manager, and became a level designer in 2012. This contributed to his gamer success, and he was able to participate in designing games such as Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare. As a multiplayer map designer, he worked on maps such as “Horizon,” “Recovery,” “Instinct,” “Ascend,” “Slideshow,” “Quarantine,” and “Solar.” Because of this, Beahm gained respect in the gaming world and became one of the most renowned gamers in the industry.
While he was working at Sledgehammer Games, he started his Twitch account and YouTube channel in 2010. He quickly gained fame because of his signature look and personality. However, he took a break and deactivated Dr Disrespect in 2012 to focus on his work as a gamer.
In 2015, Beahm retired from Sledgehammer Games because he wanted to pursue other interests and focus on his daughter and family. He then returned to YouTube and Twitch, where his following continues to grow. He is active on Twitter and Instagram, where he has 57,000 followers on each, and interacts with users, sharing personal parts of his life. He doesn’t usually wear his mullet wig in his Twitter photos preferring just his mustache. His Instagram account shares mostly promotional photos relating to his Dr Disrespect identity.
He sells merchandise under the name “Slick Daddy Club” with items such as t-shirts, bags, clocks, wall art, and phone cases. He has also received endorsements from companies such as Gillette, G FUEL, and Turtle Beach. Doc has his own G FUEL flavor called Black on Blackberry. It comes in a tub, 3 pack, 4 pack of cans, and a 12 pack of cans.
Dr Disrespect makes the majority of his salary from his YouTube channel, Twitch account, and merchandise.
At the 2017 eSports Industry Awards, Beahm took home the Streamer of the Year title, beating out several other strong contenders. According to Twitch, he broke the platform’s record for most concurrent views. While accepting his award, Beahm gave a touching speech about helping people through their hardships and providing an outlet for them through gaming. He explained that he was proud of that accomplishment and encouraged people to keep moving forward.
Dr Disrespect height is 6 feet 8 inches tall and he is 36 years old. His birthday is on March 10, 1982. Beahm keeps most of his personal life private and out of the spotlight, which may be why he created the Dr Disrespect persona. Information about his parents, childhood life, and hometown are hard to find. He is married, but Dr Disrespect's wife's real name has not been revealed to the public. However, she goes by the name of Mrs Assassin on Instagram and appears in Dr Disrespect's social media posts occasionally.
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Dr Disrespect and his wife have a daughter named Alana. During Doc's wife’s pregnancy, Doc told his followers he was reducing his gaming time to prepare for the baby. Dr Disrespect's daughter was born in October of 2014.
Beahm’s Twitter account also shares other personal photos of himself without his famous mullet and sunglasses.
Quick Facts About Dr Disrespect
Real Name: Guy Beahm
Popular Name: Dr Disrespect
Profession: Professional Gamer and YouTuber
Date Of Birth: March 10, 1982
Age: 37 years old as of March 10, 2019
Height: 6 feet 8 inches
Youtube Channel: https://www.youtube.com/user/DrDisRespect