TIKTOK stars who hit the big time can make a HUGE amount of cash on the video sharing site.
Becoming an Influencer can change a person’s life, as social media star Simple Simon knows only too well.
Who is Simple Simon?
Born Simon Colbran in May 1970, Simple Simon is a football coach and social media star.
The TikToker went viral after his spat with fellow Influencer Cal The Dragon was broadcast on TikTok live.
The infamous video saw Simple Simon calling Cal The Dragon “a melt”, while Cal rebuked by calling Colbran “an overrated t****r”.
You can follow him on TikTok @simple.simon8, and also on Instagram using the same handle name.
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What does Simple Simon do for a living?
Simon is Director and Head Coach of Stars Football Academy in East Sussex.
However, TikTok makes him money as well, and he reportedly has a net worth of £1M.
Simon likes to post dancing videos with his friend and Instagram Influencer Astrid Wett.
He also uses the platform to show off his football skills.
Like many of his fellow social media stars, he has also turned to boxing.
Is Simple Simon married and does he have any children?
Simon is a single man, and is not married.
He has a teenage daughter, called Keeley Colbran, who is also a huge social medial star.
The Influencer has 81K followers on Instagram, and 410K followers on TikTok (stats accurate as of November 2023).
Like her dad, she has also taken to the boxing ring to fight her fellow social media stars, including Astrid Wett.
When is Simple Simon fighting Dapper Laughs?
On November 17, 203, Simon will take on comedian Dapper Laughs.
The fight is being held at York Hall in London, and is part of the Misfits Boxing 011 line-up.
Fans who can’t make it can stream it on pay-for-view.
Who else has Simple Simon fought?
Simon got in the boxing ring with YouTuber Ed Matthews.
The two meet each other on July 16, 2022, at The Indigo which is inside the O2 arena.
Astrid Wett was going to fight Elle Brook in the co-main event, but pulled out over safety concerns.
The match saw Ed victorious, knocking out his older rival in the opening round.
The fight lasted just 48 seconds as Simon was dropped by a big right hand from his opponent.
Simon was unable to get up as the referee waved off the fight.
Ed, who had relentlessly trolled his opponent in the build-up, told fans after his win: “Fair play to Simon for stepping in, can’t help but respect that.
“I knew I’d knock him out in the first round and I’m in this game for the long run.”
Simon then went head to head with fellow TikToker Chef Dave on March 19, 2023, to settle their differences.
This time it was Simon who won the fight, which was over in a matter of minutes.