Seth Simon “Chino” Liu, most famously recognized for impersonating Kris Aquino as “Tita Krissy Achino,” has lastly amassed over a million subscribers on YouTube.
The content material creator shared his newest on-line milestone to followers, whom he fondly calls the Krissy Folks, through his Instagram account earlier as we speak, Sept. 18.
“I’d wish to thank all of the suhleed (strong) Krissy Folks na nagtiwala’t sumuporta sa’kin since Day 1 (who’ve believed in me and supported me since day one). Maraming, maraming salamat din sa lahat ng nakasama ko (Thanks very a lot to all these I’ve been with) alongside the way in which,” Liu careworn.
In an interview with INQUIRER.internet, Liu detailed his journey from impersonating numerous personalities to being part of Group Payaman with native YouTube star Lincoln “Cong” Velasquez.
“All through the years, I’ve developed new characters din apart from Tita Krissy Achino. My profession because the Kris Aquino impersonator began out once I went viral in 2017 after I mimicked totally different native superstar voices for Waze,” he shared.
“As time glided by, I made a decision to do Kris na lang, ‘cos pareho kaming madaldal, atribida, and really spontaneous lang (‘cos we’re each talkative, audacious and really spontaneous). Hahaha!” the comic added.
Liu famous that in the identical yr, he created his YouTube channel, aptly referred to as “Tita Krissy Achino,” though he was not targeted on it on the time as he was busy with tv engagements.
“I did section internet hosting for ‘Rated Okay,’ mall present internet hosting for Star Cinema, and many others. Nevertheless it was in 2018, once I uploaded consistently na talaga (once I actually uploaded consistently),” he famous.
Liu additionally disclosed that what pushed him to create a YouTube channel again then was his ardour to create content material for others, recalling that he used to suppose that if he didn’t penetrate present biz, “no less than I’ve my very own platform the place individuals can watch and see my movies.”
He additionally credited the rise of his YouTube channel primarily to a number of events and posts. The primary is when he posted his viral “Learn how to Cope with Lindol 101” parody video, during which he impersonated the Queen of All Media’s well-known response to an earthquake final yr.
The second that considerably contributed to his channel’s development is when he posted his hilarious “Batang Pasaway” cowl whereas embodying his “Tita Krissy” persona, giving life to the rap track with Aquino’s iconic model of talking.
He additionally credit his guesting on Willie Revillame’s TV present “Wowowin” and the second when he truly met Aquino for the primary time. He shared that his “Wowowin” guesting was the largest issue, as he estimates that he gained over 100,000 subscribers after that.
From Tita Krissy to Aling Cely
Liu additionally shared how he turned a daily a part of Group Payaman members’ vlogs, noting that they’ve been buddies since 2017, when the group of vloggers was nonetheless residing in Quezon Metropolis.
“Hindi ako nakatira (I didn’t dwell) there, however I get to go to them every so often, since I dwell right here in Paranaque. Pero (However) after they determined to switch from Congdo to Payamansion, I helped them din to search for a home na pwede nilang tirhan (they may dwell in) right here,” he shared.
“So opposite to what others consider, hindi ako nakatira sa (I don’t dwell within the) Payamansion however I’m few blocks away from them lang. So neighbors kami. Hahaha!” Liu clarified.
The YouTuber additionally emphasised how Group Payaman noticed a possible in him as one other “content material materials” due to what he may present to their vlogs, including that he felt tremendous welcomed by them.
“And tbh, I can really feel kung gaano sila ka-supportive sa isa’t isa. Hilaan pataas, sabay-sabay aangat (And to be trustworthy, I can really feel simply how supportive they’re of each other. They carry each other up, everybody grows on the similar time),” he mentioned.
Liu, who has been showing in Group Payaman vlogs for fairly a while now, has additionally turn into recognized for his totally different personas resembling Aling Cely, Badong and his impersonation of FlipTop rap battle league head Anygma.
He famous that followers can anticipate to see extra of those characters sooner or later, sharing that he’s truly engaged on a vlog the place he’ll play all these roles.
“I’ve quite a lot of surprises in retailer for them, so that they need to be careful for it. I’m planning to provide you with a KDrama-inspired quick movie feat. me as Chino,” Liu additionally disclosed.
Followers also needs to be careful for his vlog collaboration with PBA star Beau Belga, whom followers say appears like Liu, in addition to extra vlogs that includes new characters the skilled impersonator has provide you with.
Reiterating his gratefulness to followers, Liu famous that “this success just isn’t mine alone, it’s ours, ‘cos lahat naman ng ginawa ko (‘cos every little thing I’ve accomplished) all through my journey dito sa (right here in) YouTube, might mga tumulong na tao (individuals helped me).”
“This isn’t a one-man success. Kaya salamat (So, thanks) guys!!!” he added.
Being within the YouTube scene for round three years now, Liu suggested fellow YouTubers to be extra accountable, saying: “We now have the platform, we now have the attain, allow us to use it for the higher good—to encourage, to provide motivation, and to carry good vibes and happiness to everybody, [especially] in these making an attempt instances.” /ra
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