Enter the 14th Annual Shorty Awards

The Shorty Awards honor the best of social media and digital. See categories below. The early entry deadline is on December 9th, 2021.

From the 11th Annual Shorty Awards

Actually Happened

Nominated in Breakout YouTuber of the Year

About Actually Happened

Storytelling sensation “Actually Happened” is bringing fascinating real-life accounts to YouTube. Launched mid-2018, the YouTube channel providing people the opportunity “to have their personal stories turned into animations and shared around the world.” A breakout viral sensation over the 1M+ YouTube subscriber mark, the fan-contributed narratives told through animated shorts make tough topics accessible, relatable and a little less scary. Featuring full-spectrum stories the empowering to triumphant to tragic, the YouTube series serves as short-form therapy, uniting the world through the power of story.

Actually Happened's best work on social

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