- This article is about Chris Tyson, one of the main crew members of MrBeast. If you're looking for the black crew member with the same first name, see Christopher. If you're looking for the Last to Leave Circle Wins $500,000 contestant, see Chris K.
Christopher Tyson, more commonly known on the internet as Chris (born: July 1, 1996MrBeast YouTube channel, having appeared in most of the videos alongside Jimmy. He participates in a lot of the challenges and prank videos MrBeast makes and is one of the only people that are consistently on the channel. He also is the main host of the channel "Beast Reacts" (formerly BeastHacks).) is an American YouTube celebrity mainly known for being the co-host for the
Chris describes himself as a "country boy", growing up as a Boy Scout (although, it is argued that he is also a cub scout). In the survival challenges, he is constantly the one who does the most work. He's also a big fan of cartoons, which means he's sometimes really childish. He's largely a nice and kind person but can get hostile, especially during frustrating challenges. He's also the most vulgar of the group. He's arguably the most "useful" person during their survival challenges. Chris shares some characteristics with Karl (such as competitiveness, the like for cartoons, humor,...), which makes them really close to each other.
Chris grew up in North Carolina and still lives there today. Chris and Jimmy Donaldson (MrBeast) created their channel in 2012 and since then the channel has grown to over 100 million subscribers as of July 30th 2022
Chris is also active on Instagram and as of October 2020, he has amassed 1.9 million followers on his account.
Chris the Meme God is known for appearing in many videos alongside Jimmy Donaldson AKA MrBeast, such as insane challenge videos, videos where they spend money, etc.
He also has a twitch channel ChrisO2_ where he usually streams with others.
- Note: this list of family members only reveals the known family members.
- Chris's Grandmother (maternal grandmother who appeared in Beast Reacts in a try not to laugh challenge)
- Chris's Mother (mother who appeared in Beast Reacts in a try not to laugh challenge)
- Chris's Dad (father)
- Katie Tyson (wife)
- Sarah Tyson (sister)
- Tucker Tyson (son)
Challenges he participated in
- Last To Leave Circle Wins
- Last To Remove Hand, Gets Lamborghini
- Last To Leave Slime Pit Wins
- Last To Remove Hand, Wins House
- Egg Olympics
- I Went Back To 1st Grade For A Day
- I Spent 24 Hours Straight In Insane Asylum
- Amazing Beast Race
- Last To Leave The Tesla, Keeps It
- World's Largest Bowl Of Cereal
- Last To Stop Running Wins
- Last To Leave VR Wins
- Last To Leave Revolving Door Wins
- Last To Leave Roller Coaster Wins
- Last To Leave Pool of $20,000 Keeps It
- Dumpster Diving 100 Dumpsters
- Last To Take Hand Off Boat, Keeps It
- Last To Fall Wins $1,000,000
- Last To Stop Swinging Wins $1,000,000
- Last To Leave Toilet Wins $1,000,000
- Last To Take Hand Off $1,000,000
- I Went Back To Boy Scouts For A Day
- Lamborghini Race
- I Built The World's Largest Lego Tower
- I Ate The World's Largest Slice Of Pizza
- Last To Leave $800,000 Island Keeps It
- Push This Red Button For $100,000
- Steal This $100,000 Diamond, You Keep It
- I Put 1,000,000 Christmas Lights On A House (World Record)
- Extreme $100,000 Game of Tag!
- In Last To Remove Hand, Gets Lamborghini Challenge, at 15:58 (5 hours in), when Jake and Chris were eating their snacks, Jake accidentally removed his hand while doing so, because there was a fly near his food, hence making him the third person to lose this challenge, which means Chris Tyson is the winner of this challenge who gets to win a different Lamborghini. However, since Chris was nice with the competitors and not very interested in buying a 1999 Lamborghini, he decided to win $20,000 and split it evenly to his competitors.
- In Last To Leave The Tesla, Keeps It Challenge, around 16 minutes into the video (at least 37 hours in), to end this challenge, Chris and Tareq had to do rock, paper, and scissors for four rounds, and whoever wins gets a Tesla. Chris won against Tareq 3 by 1, so he won a Tesla. At 17:13, Tareq stepped out.
- In Last To Leave VR Wins $20,000, in the first challenge, Chris later won $18,000 for being in VR for 18 hours straight.
- In Dumpster Diving 100 Dumpsters (Found Expensive Stuff), at the end, Jake Weddle found $1,421.59 worth of items, while Chris found $1,531.69 worth of items, so that means Chris won the $10,000 and the approximate thousandth of dollars, so he received an extra $2,000.
- In I Went Back To Boy Scouts For A Day, at 12:56, Chris has won the last badge with a total of 11 badges, making him ultimately the winner of this challenge and $20,000. Chandler has 10, Becca left with 4, and Karl has 10, but was eliminated for not subscribing to MrBeast.
- In Lamborghini Race, Winner Keeps Lamborghini, at 14:05, Chris was the first to put a field goal in football, which was the final challenge of the race. So, this makes him the winner of the race and he gets to keep his Lamborghini.
- "I'm getting shot for just... Existing."
- "Once it gets going it'll get going."
- "To think is to know."
- "Y'all got any beans?"
- "Having a girlfriend doesn't mean you can't cuddle with the boys."
- "It's bean time."
- "My name’s Chris and nobody likes me."
- "Redbull gives you farts."
- "If you yeet one thing that has been yoted then the yeet gods will help you."
- Given that he is essentially best friends with Karl, and with Jake the Viking quitting the MrBeast crew, Karl went from a cameraman to an on-screen member. He loves making videos with Karl.
- He is the only member out of the four main MrBeast crew members (others being Jimmy, Chandler, and Karl) that is a parent.
- Chris is the the only one out of the person on the main MrBeast crew members, who is born in 1996. Jimmy, Chandler, and Karl are all born in 1998. This makes him the oldest member of the four.
- He has gained over 2.5 million followers on his "chris_thememegod" Instagram account.
- He attended the 2019 Super Bowl in Atlanta, Georgia.
- He is reportedly MrBeast's very first subscriber as told by Jimmy.
- He owns 4 cats.
- He owns a white Tesla model 3.