In 2021, Addison Rae made the Forbes 30 Under 30 list for social media influencers.
20 Facts About Addison Rae
In 2019, Rae started actively posting content on TikTok, where her dancing videos rose in popularity; as of July 31,2022, she has amassed over 88 million followers on TikTok, making her the fourth most-followed individual on the platform.
Addison Rae Easterling was born and raised in Lafayette, Louisiana, to parents Monty Lopez and Sheri Easterling.
Addison Rae has two younger brothers, Enzo Lopez and Lucas Lopez, and an older half-sister, Macye Neumeyer, who has 2 daughters of her own.
Addison Rae started dancing competitively at the age of six where she attended competitions across the country.
Addison Rae has 88.7 million followers on TikTok; she first joined TikTok in July 2019, uploading dance videos to trending songs on the platform.
Addison Rae has been part of The Hype House, a TikTok collaborative group, since its formation in December 2019.
In that same month, Addison Rae released a weekly podcast exclusive to Spotify with her mother called "Mama Knows Best" in July 2020 entailing topics covering their personal and career life.
Addison Rae co-founded Item Beauty with Madeby Collective, and she oversees most of the products in the brand.
Addison Rae starred in He's All That, a remake film of the 1999 teen comedy She's All That.
On February 2,2022, Addison Rae announced on Instagram that she had signed to join the cast of a new movie called Fashionista, produced by Paramount, which is currently in the works.
Addison Rae was cast in Eli Roth's Thanksgiving on February 23,2023, and on May 12,2023, Addison Rae was cast alongside Ryan Reynolds for a live-action hybrid movie titled Animal Friends.
In October 2020, Addison Rae confirmed she was in a relationship with TikToker Bryce Hall through various social media posts; however, they broke up the following year.
In January 2021, Addison Rae donated her $1 million in prize money from winning an all-star Mario Tennis Aces tournament called the Stay At Home Slam to the charity No Kid Hungry.
In June 2021, Addison Rae began dating Omer Fedi, a musician from Tel Aviv, Israel.
Forbes published a report in August 2020 revealing that Addison Rae earned $5 million in the last year through June from her various endorsement deals and merchandise, making her the highest-earning TikTok star.
On March 26,2021, Addison Rae went on Jimmy Fallon's The Tonight Show.
Addison Rae taught Fallon eight viral TikTok dances and was heavily criticized for failing to credit the original creators of the dances.
In New York City, during the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, after performing on Fallon's show, Addison Rae wore what appeared to be a handheld glass face shield that fans criticized for not being protective enough for the coronavirus.
Addison Rae has since deleted the post, without making a comment on the matter.