Rhett McLaughlin is a part of the Internet sensation comedy known as Rhett and Link who are known for their online videos and comedy song aswell as for their ten-episode TV series Rhett & Link. Their work has been recognized by USA Today, LA Weekly, Business Insider, and Wired.
Rhett studied studied engineering at North Carolina State University and then subsequently quit his engineering jobs to make videos full time. During that time, he acoompanied by his partner.
He grew up in Buies Creek and eventually moved to Los Angeles for his video making career.