Matt Lobster

Matthew Joseph Hargreaves, A.K.A. Matt Lobster, is an English YouTuber, comedian, actor, writer, animator, and illustrator born on August 15, 1989. Hargreaves is best known for voicing himself in “Eddsworld,” the web series, and he’s achieved so much on his various platforms. He’s a multi-talented YouTuber worthy of celebration, especially on his birthday today!

Fast Facts

Full Name:

Matthew Joseph Hargreaves

Nickname:

Matt Lobster

Birth date:

August 15, 1989

Age:

32

Relationship Status:

Married

Matthew's Social Media:

Background

Matthew Joseph Hargreaves, A.K.A. Matt Lobster, is a popular YouTube content creator and animator whose innovative videos and personality have set him apart in his niche. He is a Leo, born on August 15, 1989, in Oldham Manchester, England. Hargreaves grew up with his older brother, Thomas.

Hargreaves launched his YouTube career when he created the YouTube channel Matt Lobster in 2006. In September 2008, he posted his debut video titled “Cops n Boxes.” The video is 31 seconds long and depicts a cop taking down a criminal made of boxes. In 2011, Hargreaves created his secondary YouTube channel called Mattvlogster. This channel was created to satisfy his vlogging needs. In November of the same year, Hargreaves posted his primary channel’s most popular video titled, “Edd In Hospital.” The video features Eddsworld and has two million views. Asides from his two YouTube channels, Hargreaves regularly features on another channel called Eddsworld. He featured on the channel’s most popular video which was posted in February 2014, titled “Eddsworld — Fun Dead,” with 96 million views. In 2015, Hargreaves posted his primary channel’s most recent video before going on a hiatus. The video is titled “The Floor is Lava 5.”

Hargreaves is a talented content creator with several feathers in his hat. His primary YouTube channel is at 179k subscribers, while his secondary channel is at 21k subscribers. Hargreaves keeps his personal life private. However, he got engaged to Katy Pegg in 2015, and they got married in the summer of 2016. Hargreaves shares his success with his family and friends.

Career timeline

2006
His YouTube Channel Launch

Hargreaves creates the YouTube channel Matt Lobster.

2008
His Debut Video

Hargreaves posts his debut video, “Cops n Boxes.”

2011
His Secondary YouTube Channel

Hargreaves creates his secondary channel, Mattvlogster.

2015
His Most Recent Video

Hargreaves posts “The Floor is Lava 5” on his primary channel.

Why We Love Matt Lobster

  1. He’s multi-talented

    Hargreaves can do it all. He can act, create videos, and make animations. He’s a multi-talented genius.

  2. He’s funny

    Hargreaves’s videos are in the comedy niche. His content is funny, and so is he.

  3. His faces

    Hargreaves makes a lot of funny-looking faces on the internet. He doesn’t take himself seriously, and we love that.

5 Surprising Facts

  1. He voiced Edd Gould’s comics

    Hargreaves voiced himself in “Eddsworld” videos.

  2. He’s known Edd since primary school

    Hargreaves has known Gould since primary school.

  3. He has a dog

    Hargreaves is a dog dad.

  4. He got a tooth extraction

    Hargreaves got his wisdom tooth extracted.

  5. He rarely smiles

    Hargreaves rarely smiles on his Instagram.

Matt Lobster FAQs

How did Edd Gould die?

Gould passed on from a six-year battle with Leukemia.

Who manages “Eddsworld?”

Hargreaves was given control of the YouTube channel.

Where did Edd Gould live?

Gould lived in Isleworth, Greater London.

Matt Lobster’s birthday dates

YearDateDay
2022August 15Monday
2023August 15Tuesday
2024August 15Thursday
2025August 15Friday
2026August 15Saturday

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