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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 8th Annual Shorty Awards

Darius Benson

Nominated in Viner of the Year

About Darius Benson

Internet personality, Vine comedian, actor, musician, unicycler, juggler, full-time college student majoring in biomedical engineering, Darius Benson, aka @MrLegenDarius, is a renaissance man who posted his first Vine, “Got Jokes," in May 2013, and his subsequent comedic and stunt vines have earned him 3 million followers, 1.5 billion loops, and more than 4 million views on YouTube. His humor is a combo of existential commentary on pop culture and uncomfortable moments. In 2015, Darius was invited to appear on Season 28 of The Amazing Race with his brother and fellow Vine celeb Cam Benson, and was one of 13 selected Viners representing Vine at Vidcon in 2015.

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