Catfish Cooley is an American famous comedian who does stand-up comedy. He also has a Youtube channel where he uploads videos in which he acts as a classic redneck character with a unique spirit of fair humor. His honest sense of humor is what made him famous on YouTube. He currently has approx. 300 thousand subscribers on his YouTube channel.
Catfish Cooley was born as David Allen Cooley on May 2, 1990, in Pitkin, Louisiana. His sun sign is Taurus and he is of American nationality. His parents were southern poor farmers who proudly call themselves “rednecks”.
He says his hardworking father Charles Cooley is a blessing to him. He is busy with the construction company. His dad married two wives one of which is Catfish Cooley's mother whose name has not been disclosed. Charles'second wife Lawanda Cooley is his stepmother.
Cooley completed his graduation from Pitkin High School. He has a unique talent to make people laugh since his childhood.
Catfish Cooley was in his 20s when he started his career as a comedian. In 20178, he created his YouTube channel and started uploading comic videos on various topics. Most of his early videos are about his everyday life experiences and what he faced on a daily basis.
Slowly but surely, because of his unique comedy style, his videos started getting thousands of views of commenting. He has now around 300 thousand subscribers on his YouTube channel, as of 2022.
His first video titled “Redneck," that he uploaded in 2017, was on how to quit smoking. The video gained hundreds of views in just a week. His other viral videos include “Whiskey Wednesday’s Series”.
After that, he created lots of interesting comedy sketches, where he demonstrated his redneck nature. His sincere and very funny manner to perform turned him into a real folk comedy star.
His name Catfish was given by his friends and in his YouTube videos, he produces such a sound that resembles a real catfish.
In 2018, he participated in “Nitro Comedy Tour” where he performed alongside his friend Ginger Billy.
Catfish Cooley has been married to his longtime girlfriend Munica West Cooley, who was born in 1989 in Louisiana. They started dating in February 2, 2015, and eventually tied the knot.
The couple shares two children, son Tyler Cooley and daughter Zooey Cooley, who is the first child of the couple. The family of four currently resides in Vidor, Texas.
Cooley once said that his youngest child Zooey was born when his age was about 23. Meanwhile, his daughter is in primary school. He is a cute little boy, a precious gift for both of his parents.
Catfish also revealed that Munica is not his first wife but he was previously married to another woman and shares two children with his ex-wife.
As per authoritative sources, Catfish Cooley’ has an estimated net worth of $400,00. He earns around $1,600 per month from his YouTube channel.
Additionally, he also makes money from his Instagram account. He charges up to $1,400 per promotional post there. His YouTube channel earns up to $1,600 per month.