Amy Roiland, a fashion blogger who got her start with her blog A Fashion Nerd in 2013, found herself at the center of fashion TikTok drama in 2022. She reportedly asked a photography group on IG to work for free and be “paid” for exposure on Amy’s social media platforms instead of booking them as a client.
Let’s dissect this whole drama and learn the truth of it in the article below. We will also talk about Amy’s response to this controversy and about her net worth, personal life, and more.
TikTok Drama: Meet Amy Roiland, Justin Roiland Sister
In case you did not know, Amy Roiland is the sister of Justin Roiland. Yes, the same Justin who co-created the popular adult animated sitcom Rick and Morty and gave voice to titular characters, Rich Sanchez and Morty Smith.
As in the case of many fashion bloggers, Amy’s social media is filled with pictures of her and her young daughter wearing some of the latest clothes on the market. While she maintained a decent picture of herself as a fashionista in the past, recently photographers have spilled the tea on her self-imposed entitlement.
In mid-November 2022, a TikTok user named @smacmccreanor posted a clip in which an unnamed person approached them for a free photography session instead of booking them as a client. That person also went on multiple diatribes with the photographer for not working for free and accepting exposure as payment.
However, a user named @mystic_selise would later reveal that the unnamed person was none other than Amy Roiland asking @smacmccreanor to work for free and bed paid in exposure on Amy’s social platforms.
This obviously infuriated a lot of many people and many of them have also put Amy on blast for her unacceptable and inhumane behavior. People have also used Amy as a prime example of how awful it is for people to ask for free labor.
A photographer named @tanya.volt, who was also asked to photograph someone’s wedding in exchange for social media exposure, said, “I’m just really glad that Amy showed her whole a– on here because it just shows how much it is peak entitled, bratty behavior and they should be called out for it.”
Amy is yet to respond to this controversy. As of this writing, her TikTok account for her blog, A Fashion Nerd, was deactivated. Her Twitter has also been shut down and the comments for her Instagram are currently turned off.
Amy Roiland Age
As per radaris.com, Amy was born in August 1984 and her age was 38 in 2022.
How Much Is Amy Roiland Net Worth?
While many people may not know but the fashion blogger Amy Roiland first began her career as an actress. In 2003, Amy began her acting journey with a breakout role in the movie True. From there, Amy went on to star in dozen of short films and TV series including Young Stephen Hawking, 2 Girls, 1 Cup: The Show, and Ever.
Unfortunately, Amy’s acting career never took off. However, she soon found a passion for fashion, and in 2013, she began her own fashion blog A Fashion Nerd. She mostly designs and sells camera straps. However, she is set to expand her portfolio as she is currently designing a shoe and bag collection in partnership with Studio33.
In 2014, Amy founded her company FashionTap, the aim of which was to allow people with a passion for fashion to influence others and earn money by tagging their favorite brands.
She even went to the Shark Tank to pitch her promising project to the sharks. Amy offered them a 10 percent stake in her company in return for $100,000. Shark Barbara Corcoran offered to give $100,000 however for a 25 percent company, which Amy declined.
FashionTap quickly went out of business in 2018 and was no longer providing any services as of November 2022.
Reportedly, Amy Roiland’s net worth was expected to be more than $1.5 million at the time of this writing.
Coming to Amy’s education, she has a bachelor’s degree in Business Marketing and Fashion Merchandising from CSU Northridge.
Amy Roiland Height
Per imdb.com, Amy Roiland stands at an average height of 5 feet 7 inches.
Is Amy Roiland Married?
Amy Roiland is married to writer and director, Ben Bayouth. He is best known for his work in Blark and Son, The Paloni Show! Halloween Special! and Brigsby Bear.
The pair tied the knot in May 2018 in the presence of their family and friends. Ben shared some pictures of him and Amy from the wedding to his Instagram with the caption “I had the best weekend of my life getting married to @afashionnerd I love you. ”
As Ben revealed on his IG, he asked Amy to marry him on September 6, 2017. He popped the question during their vacation in Japan.
Amy and Ben are parents to their baby girl, Ryder Bird, whom they welcomed on January 27, 2020. Ben has plenty of his daughter’s pictures on his Instagram.
Where Is Amy Roiland From?
While we don’t know where Amy is originally from, she currently resides in Studio City, California. Her parents are Mark and Rebecca Roiland.
When Is Amy Roiland Birthday?
Fashionista Amy Roiland celebrates her birthday on the 12th of August every year.
Is Amy Roiland On Instagram?
Amy Roiland’s Instagram is @afashionnerd. She has over 222 thousand followers on the platform. Unfortunately, the account was private as of Nov 2022. You can also find her on Facebook, TikTok, and YouTube.