Chris Barnett


Chris Barnett is an actor, writer, internationally published model, and content creator with a huge digital audience. In the past two years, Chris has amassed a staggering social medial following. With nearly 10 million followers across platforms, he's one of the internet's most prominent sketch creators, known for his viral acting challenges, genre-blending cinematic sketches, dark comedy, accent work, and character versatility. He has partnered with brands like Paramount, Amazon Prime Video, HBO Max, Bumble, and many more. 

On the acting side Chris has very recently starred as the male lead in the feature film "Coco's World", and been attached as enigmatic Vampire lead in the upcoming genre-blending film, "Bite Me".

As a writer, Chris frequently consults with a myriad of the top creators in the comedy space. His half hour episodic pilot, Pay to Play, among other original scripted works, is currently being shopped to several studios and streaming services.


Community Track

Crown the Creators: Guess Who Anime Edition

Location: Festival Stage Sponsored by Disney's Descendants: The Rise of Red

Saturday, June 29

10:00 am - 10:40 am

Featuring: CHEFPK, Steven He, Danny Motta and more

Quick question, is geek culture the powerhouse of pop culture? We think we have the answer at VidCon’s wildest game show. Join top YouTube creators like NCHammer 23, Danny Motta, Chris Barnett, Steven He, and others for this anime-fueled take on Guess Who. Find out how nerd culture has emerged from the shadows due to YouTubers drawing inspiration from their favorite stories. Don’t miss this fusion of fun and inspiration — perfect for fans old and new!