Tfue Wiki Bio
Turner Ellis Tenney was born in Indian Rocks, Florida USA on 2 January 1998 – his zodiac sign is Capricorn and he holds American nationality. He is an eSports gamer, YouTuber, Twitch star and a social media personality, who as Tfue might be known best for having been a member of the gaming group called FaZe Clan.
Childhood and education
Tfue was raised alongside his sister and brother in Indian Rocks by their parents, but he hasn’t disclosed any details regarding his parents’ professions.
He became interested in playing video games at a very early age, and soon found that he was quite talented and better than most of his peers.
Tfue became competitive upon enrolling at middle school, and started by competing against his friends before venturing into local and national tournaments – he spent only a week attending middle school as he was too bored there, and his parents allowed him to be homeschooled.
Tfue completed his high school education, and then chose not to attend college but to focus on his gaming career.
Career as a gamer
He gained recognition after he joined the gaming team Denial Esports in 2017, competing with them as their “H1Z1” professional player, and by the end of the year he joined the eSports team Rogue, and played the video game “PUBG” for them.
It was in April 2018 that he became a member of FaZe Clan, one of the most popular gaming clans, and played “Fortnite” for them until their contract was terminated in August 2020.
Tfue is considered to be one of the best players of the third-person shooter video game “Fortnite”, as he’s won numerous tournaments such as the SuperGames Charity Tournament, in which 20 squads of four people competed against each other, each squad comprising two professional gamers and two professional athletes.
He launched his YouTube channel on 23 May 2014, which is today subscribed to by more than 12.1 million people, and numbers over 1.3 billion views of all Tfue’s videos combined.
Most of his videos are in one way or the other related to video games, and two of his most popular videos are “MY $20,000 FORTNITE GAMING SETUP” viewed more than 31 million times since 13 December 2018, and “54 KILLS in Fortnite Squads *NEW WORLD RECORD*” as it has been watched more than 27.6 million times since 19 July 2018.
Tfue is also known for his Twitch channel, which is followed by more than 9.6 million people making Tfue the owner of the second most followed channel – it counts close to 250 million views of all his livestreams, making it the 19th most viewed channel. Tfue has livestreamed for a total of 8,252 hours, his highest number of concurrent viewers is 316,214, while he mostly livestreams while playing the video games “Fortnite”, “Call of Duty: Warzone” and “PUBG”.
He is also active on various social media networks. Tfue’s Instagram account numbers around 5.3 million followers, while he has uploaded close to 500 pictures, most of which have been taken during his everyday life. He has been active on Twitter since May 2014, and is followed by close to four million fans, while he usually tweets several times each day. Tfue is also active on TikTok, and is followed by more than 1.2 million people, while he’s gathered close to five million likes of all his pictures and videos combined. Finally, his Facebook page is followed by more than 170,000 people.
Lawsuit and controversies
Tfue was banned from Twitch in May 2018 after he said something racial, however, after this was investigated by Twitch, it was revealed that it actually wasn’t anything racial that he said and the ban was lifted.
In July of the same year, he was banned from “Fortnite” because he sold and bought Epic Games accounts, which violates the games’ terms of usage – on 9 July, Tfue was banned once again from Twitch for unknown reasons, but the ban lasted just two weeks.
He filed a lawsuit against FaZe Clan on 20 May 2019, claiming that they took around 80 percent of all the money he earned while working with them, while Faze Clan claimed that they didn’t take anything from his YouTube and Twitch earnings, nor from his tournament winnings. Three months later, FaZe Clan filed a lawsuit against Tfue claiming that he violated his contract with them as he tried to launch an eSports organization.
On 2 September 2019, Tfue allegedly said something racial during a livestream, but wasn’t banned from Twitch.
On 25 April 2020, he revealed the American YouTuber Jimmy ‘Mr.Beast’ Donaldson’s ‘phone number, as well as a code for contestants of a rock, paper, scissors charity tournament during a livestream – Tfue apologized, but was nevertheless criticized by many gamers and streamers, including the popular YouTuber Tyler ‘Ninja’ Blevins whom Tfue then accused of being ‘a pussy’.
Love life and girlfriend
Tfue is somewhat secretive when it comes to his love life, but it’s known that he started dating an American YouTuber and model Corinna Kopf sometime in the early 2019. She was born in Palatine, Illinois USA, on 1 December 1995 thus making her zodiac sign Sagittarius – Corinna is followed by more than five million people on Instagram, and her YouTube channel numbers over 1.7 million subscribers.
The two dated for several months before splitting, but they got back together by the end of 2019 before splitting again in January 2020 – there are rumors circulating the internet that the two are back together, but these haven’t been confirmed.
Tfue hasn’t talked about any other girlfriends he might have had, so as of November 2020, he is single, hasn’t married and doesn’t have children.
Hobbies and other interests
Tfue spends most of his spare time working out at the gym, and has five to six training sessions each week, sometimes everyday – he often shows off his muscular body in his pictures on Instagram. Summer is his favorite season, mostly because he enjoys being shirtless at the beach, while he is also keen on swimming and paddle-boarding.
He is huge lover of animals, and has a pet dog which can often be seen featured in his Instagram pictures.
Tfue likes to watch movies in his spare time which is mostly late at night, and a couple of his favorite actors and actresses are Robert De Niro, Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson and Angelina Jolie, while his favorite movies are “The Godfather II”, “Jumanji” and “Mr. and Mrs Smith”.
Age, height and net worth
Tfue’s age is 22. He has short brown hair and blue eyes, his height is 6ft 1ins (1.86m) and he weighs around 175lbs (79kgs).
As of November 2020, his net worth has been estimated at a minimum of $4 million.