LOS ANGELES — Home Alone and the holidays.
Those are two of digital star Liza Koshy’s favorite things. She even purchased the “Merry Christmas Ya Filthy Animal” sweater back in June, in anticipation of December.
So when YouTube approached her with an idea for a holiday special, it was an obvious yes.
“I freaking love the holidays,” the 20-year-old YouTuber, who first rose to fame on Vine, told Mashable in a recent Facebook Live interview. “I’ve been psyched for them. It’s my favorite time of year. This one was super easy to agree to. It gave me the opportunity to do longer content. It’s a 35-minute special. Everything I come up with myself has been seven minutes and below. Shorter form … I was super excited to create something longer and see if I could even do it.” Read more…