Andrew Callaghan is an American journalist who has gained a massive following due to his former work on the YouTube series All Gas No Brakes. He is also known for his current show, Channel 5.
Andrew Thomas Callaghan was born on April 23, 1997, in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, the United States of America. He is 25 years old as of 2022. He spent part of his childhood in the Capitol Hill neighbourhood of Seattle, Washington.
Regarding his family background, Andrew Callaghan has not revealed any information regarding his biological father, mother or siblings. Therefore, it is not known whether he has any siblings or not.
Concerning his educational background, Andrew Callaghan studied journalism on a full scholarship at Loyola University after moving to New Orleans, Louisiana, for school. He has also worked as a doorman at the time in New Orleans on Bourbon Street.
Andrew Callaghan later quit his job and started doing interviews with people on the streets of the city. The interview which became known as Quarter Confessions focused on the darkest secrets of people.
Andrew Callaghan published All Gas, No Brakes: A Hitchhiker’s Diary in 2019. He served as a contributing writer for the Loyola school newspaper The Maroon. His work, “Quarter Confessions” which he uploaded to YouTube and Instagram resulted in a partnership between Callaghan and Doing Things Media.
For his work, Channel 5, Andrew Callaghan won the 11th Streamy Awards in the News category in 2021. He is considered a pioneer in YouTube-style gonzo reporting by other journalists.