Shane Dawson is one of the Youtube content creators whose documentary series follow other YT personalities. Collectively, he has amassed more than 100 million views on his intriguing content.
His newest video, The Beautiful World of Jeffree Star, is one of his biggest series yet. The video was uploaded on October 2 and it currently has over 21 million views on Youtube.
It goes behind the scenes with one of Youtube’s most prominent and controversial beauty moguls at a time when the community was witnessing its biggest feud to date.
You guessed it right — James Charles and Tati Westbrook’s feud is here to spice things up.
The documentary follows Jeffree Star on his travels, the life he lives behind the multimillion-dollar make-up empire, and his personal issues.
However, it seems impossible to talk about his life without discussing what’s currently happening in the beauty scene of the Youtube community.
Dawson’s doc will cover one key story all beauty fans in the YT community is currently curious about: the controversial feud between beauty gurus James Charles and Tati Westbrook— both of which Dawson and Star know personally.
The very public fight between these two personalities led to Charles losing more than 2 million subscribers in a span of 48 hours. It also heavily dominates the conversation in the Youtube community as of present.
Many fans are on the look-out for any updates regarding the Chales and Westbrook feud, with some glued on Youtube, Instagram, and Twitter for any new information regarding the celebrity dispute.
“The Beautiful World of Jeffree Star”, however, features an advantage as it stars two of the most influential and connected icons on Youtube. Jeffree Star proves to be a cornerstone of the beauty community, while Shane Dawson is the placeholder for fans who are following every moment unfold.
Drama aside, the series also presents intimate moments from Dawson and Star’s personal lives: moments they have shared with thousands of fans across the globe on social media channels like Instagram, Snapchat, Twitter, and Youtube.
This includes Dawson’s marriage proposal, Star’s dog passing away, and another controversy from earlier this year which involved Dawson. It has prompted the hashtag #ShaneDawsonIsOverParty to trend on Twitter.
Fans are looking forward to see both Dawson and Star’s stories. While the idea of Dawson being involved in a documentary featuring another content creator might seem strange to some, his life is actually intertwined with Star’s.
Both have collaborated on makeup lines together, have the same circle of friends, and work in the same community.
The type of access and apparent openness Dawson’s documentary series offer to fans is what the vast majority expects from content creators.
The unfolding of events in his documentary will not only be familiar to his close friends, but also to people who follow his every post and update every day of their lives. It’s what makes the intimate conversations as the real draw of the show.