Zach Kornfeld is an American actor, comedian, writer, and producer who is famous for his work on The Try Guys. He became very famous for making his appearance on a comedy music video “If Men Were Disney Princesses”. Apart from that, he has also been part of the sketch comedy show Saturday Night Live.
Zach Kornfeld was born Zachary Andrew “Zach” Kornfeld on July 26, 1990, in Scarsdale, New York, the United States, under the birth sign of Leo. He was born to Adam Kornfeld and Margo Kornfeld.
Kornfeld holds an American nationality and belongs to white ethnicity. He completed his primary and secondary education from the local schools that are located near his home town. Later, he attended and graduated with a degree in Bachelor of Fine Arts from Emerson College.
When he was in his late 20s, he was diagnosed with an autoimmune disease called ankylosing spondylitis. This disease is marked by severe pain in the spine and stiffness. However, he revealed that he was diagnosed with it in September 2017.
Zach Kornfeld who is the age of 28 is in a relationship with a girl named Maggi Bustamante. He announced their relationship on December 12, 2018, via Instagram. He kept his relationship secret for almost 2 years.
While he announced through his social media he was co-parenting the dog with a friend which triggered the speculation that he was co-parenting the pet with his girlfriend.
His girlfriend Maggi has been constantly posting pictures with Zach on her Instagram since October 2016.
Even though they kept their relationship secret from the media, Try Guys knew about them all along. Maggi who kept herself away from the media has played a great role in Zach’s Life.
When he was diagnosed with an autoimmune disease called ankylosing spondylitis, she was there to help him most of the time. They have not revealed much about their relationship, however, they sometimes share their private moments with their fans and followers through the social media platform.
Zach Kornfeld has an estimated net worth of $2 million. As a member of The Try Guys, he was able to make a decent amount of money. He also earned a good amount of money when he was at BuzzFeed. According to the source, the average salary of an employee there is about $65,092 per year.
According to some sources, The Try Guys YouTube channel earns about $14.4k – $230.5k monthly and they earn around $172.9k -$2.8M annually.
Talking about his career, he first worked as an office PA for the movie Step Up 3D. He has also worked as a comedy writer. Later in 2014, he became the part of the BuzzFeed team.
However, he rose to limelight after making his appearance on a weird and oddly hilarious YouTube video If Men Were Disney Princesses. The member of Try Guys doesn’t leave a thing that can make them appear funny. They have even tried various things on themselves for their series, including putting makeup like celebrities.
The Try Guys is an online show that started on September 12, 2014. Member of this online show includes Eugene Lee Yang, Keith Habersberger, Ned Fulmer and himself Zach. This show was originally owned by BuzzFeed, however, in 2018, The Try Guys separated from BuzzFeed and started their own company called 2nd Try LLC.
But as of 2019, they are still associated with BuzzFeed as it owns the right to the show as a branded content and advertising sales representative. However, 2nd Try LLC owns the majority rights of their show.
After they got separated from BuzzFeed, they started their YouTube channel and started uploading their video on YouTube rather than on BuzzFeed channel.