Casey Owen Neistat is an American YouTube personality, filmmaker, vlogger, and co-founder of the social media company Beme.

He makes a cameo as himself in the film adaptation of Nerve.

Player (Nerve)

In the film Nerve, Casey is a Player of the New York round of Nerve. His username is Casey_Neistat. One of his dares towards the end of the regulation stage of the game is to steal an officer's gun, however he fails this dare and is eliminated from the game.



Year Title Role Notes
2008 The Pleasure of Being Robbed Credited as executive producer
2009 Daddy Longlegs Credited as producer
2011 3x3 Credited as director
2016 Nerve Himself Cameo


Year Title Role Notes
2010 The Neistat Brothers Himself Credited as director, producer, writer and actor
2011 Alter Egos Credited as writer (1 episode)

Awards and nominations

Year Award Category Result Notes
2010 Independent Spirit Awards John Cassavetes Award Won with Tom Scott
2016 Shorty Awards YouTuber of the Year Won
GQ Men of the Year New Media Star Won
Streamy Awards Entertainer of the Year Nominated
Best First-Person Series Won
Best Editing Won




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