Herschel “Guy” Beahm IV, commonly known by his online alias Dr Disrespect, is an American Internet celebrity and former Twitch streamer.
|Name||Herschel “Guy“ Beahm IV|
|Also Known as||Dr Disrespect, (the) Doc, (the) Two-Time|
|Date of Birth||March 10, 1982|
|Place of Birth||Encinitas, California, America|
|Education||California State Polytechnic University, Pomona|
Call of Duty
Player Unknown’s Battlegrounds
Escape From Tarkov
|Total Views||180 million|
|Catchphrase(s)||I’m on top of the mountain, and I’m only half way up!|
Violence. Speed. Momentum.
(June 10, 2020)
|Total Views||125 million|
(June 10, 2020)
Beahm graduated from California State Polytechnic University, Pomona in 2005, where he played NCAA Division II basketball.
Beahm’s first video was posted on January 11, 2010, showing gameplay of Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2. He was featured in multiple videos for the gaming channel Machinima, mostly playing Call of Duty. Beahm went inactive from YouTube in late 2011 and did not release any content for nearly five years.
On March 16, 2011, Beahm was appointed as the community manager of Sledgehammer Games. He was promoted to level designer and helped create many of the multiplayer maps for Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare. Beahm joined Justin.tv (now Twitch) while he was working at Sledgehammer. He quit Sledgehammer in 2015 to focus on a full-time streaming career.
Beahm gained a following from playing battle royale games, starting with H1Z1 before switching to PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds and then moving on to Call of Duty: Black Ops 4. In December 2017, he took a two-month hiatus from streaming to tend to his relationship with his wife, after having admitted to being unfaithful to her. Beahm and his wife have a daughter. He returned on February 5, 2018, with a total peak of 388,000 concurrent viewers, just shy of beating Tyler1’s record of 410,000. His popularity has led to sponsorship deals with Gillette, ASUS, Razer and G Fuel.
According to Beahm, on September 11, 2018, an unknown person shot at his house with a BB gun and hit an upstairs window. This was reportedly the second time that someone shot at his house. On January 10, 2019, Creative Artists Agency signed Beahm as a client.
In December 2017, he took a two-month hiatus from streaming to tend to his relationship with his wife, after having admitted to being unfaithful to her. Beahm and his wife have a daughter.
DrDisRespect has ~34,520 subscribers to his Twitch channel, with an average of 78,000 viewers. This would generate him a base monthly income of $273,000 USD. This excludes additional income from sources such as tiered subscriptions, tips, advertising revenue, Twitch cheer bit donations, sponsorships and merchandise sales.
Awards and nominations
|2017||Esports Industry Awards||Streamer of the Year||Won|
|2017||The Game Awards||Trending Gamer||Won|
|2019||Esports Industry Awards||Streamer of the Year||Won|