Connor Franta is best known as an American YouTube vlogger, Internet personality, writer, and entrepreneur whose self-named main channel on YouTube reached 4.5 million subscribers, making it the 144th most subscribed channel in the world. Connor is currently an independent member of the Big Frame network, managed by Andrew Graham. He was nominated for a Teen Choice Award in the "Web Star: Male" category.
Connor Franta was born as a son of Peter and Cheryl Franta, a physician and homemaker respectively. He uploaded his first video to YouTube in August 2010.
Connor Franta publicly came out as gay in a YouTube video.