Meg Turney

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Meg Turney
Meg Turney as Elizabeth from Bioshock.jpg
Meg Turney cosplaying as Elizabeth in 2013.
BornMegan Turney
March 12, 1987 (1987-03-12) (age 27)
Austin, Texas, United States
ResidenceAustin, Texas
Other namesDollwithagun[1]
OccupationYouTube personality, host, and cosplayer
Years active2011-present
Website
megturney.com
 
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Meg Turney
Meg Turney as Elizabeth from Bioshock.jpg
Meg Turney cosplaying as Elizabeth in 2013.
BornMegan Turney
March 12, 1987 (1987-03-12) (age 27)
Austin, Texas, United States
ResidenceAustin, Texas
Other namesDollwithagun[1]
OccupationYouTube personality, host, and cosplayer
Years active2011-present
Website
megturney.com

Megan "Meg" Turney (born March 12, 1987) is an American internet personality. She is known for her cosplaying and for being a former co-host of the internet news program SourceFed.[2][3][4][5] Turney is a current co-host of The Know with Rooster Teeth.

Career[edit]

Prior to being a SourceFed host, Turney also a featured host on CraveOnline.com's review show, TechKnow,[2] and was a host on Nerdist News.[6] Turney was alongside Elliott Morgan and Philip DeFranco during SourceFed's videos for YouTube's "Election Hub." Along with being a co-host of SourceFed, Turney is also a writer for SourceFed's website.[7] Turney also hosted the third episode of AMA's On Demand.[8] Turney was a host of the SF spinoff channel, SourceFedNERD, as well.[9] In August 2013, Turney discussed Hollywood portrayals about life on Mars, alongside Bobak Ferdowsi, Matt Mira, and Kevin Lieber.[10][11] On April 3, 2014, Turney announced on her YouTube channel that she'll be leaving SourceFed at the end of the month.[12][13] After SourceFed, on May 30, 2014, Turney was announced as a new host for Rooster Teeth's new channel, The Know.[14] On June 1, 2014, Turney made her first appearance on The Know.[6]

Personal life[edit]

In a video interview with the YouTube channel VlogBrothers, Turney talks about being bisexual, and how she was made fun of for her sexual orientation.[15] Turney is currently in a relationship with Gavin Free.[16]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Turney, Meg. "Meg Turney deviantArt". deviantArt. Retrieved November 26, 2013. 
  2. ^ a b Kelly, Kevin (March 13, 2012). "MEGABIT Brings Gives A Whole New Meaning To Sexy Cosplay". Wizard World Digital. Retrieved September 29, 2012. 
  3. ^ "Cosplay Friday: Meg Turney's Costumed Capers [Full]". Nerdist News. July 10, 2012. Retrieved September 29, 2012. 
  4. ^ Arcelona, Marvin (September 25, 2012). "Sexy Borderlands Psycho Cosplay [Pic]". Geeks are Sexy. Retrieved October 26, 2012. 
  5. ^ "Meg Turney". Revision3. Retrieved October 31, 2013. 
  6. ^ a b Gutelle, Sam (May 30, 2014). "Ex-SourceFed Host Meg Turney Comes To Rooster Teeth’s ‘The Know’". Tubefilter. Retrieved June 3, 2014. 
  7. ^ Turney, Meg. "Meg Turney, Author at SourceFed". SourceFed News. Retrieved October 26, 2012. 
  8. ^ Billboard Staff (October 31, 2012). "AMAs On Demand: Pink's 2012, Halloween Costumes, Megan & Liz, Andy Grammer". Billboard. Retrieved January 20, 2013. 
  9. ^ Cohen, Joshua (May 16, 2013). "SourceFed Launches Spinoff YouTube Channel, SourceFed Nerd". Tubefilter. Retrieved May 27, 2013. 
  10. ^ Lazar, Shira (August 7, 2013). "How Awful Are Hollywood Portrayals of Life on Mars? NASA's Bobak Ferdowsi Answers!". Huffington Post. Retrieved November 26, 2013. 
  11. ^ "Hollywood vs. Mars with Meg Turney, VSAUCE2, Matt Mira and more! (GEEK WEEK)". What's Trending. YouTube. August 7, 2013. Retrieved November 26, 2013. 
  12. ^ Turney, Meg (April 3, 2014). "Leaving SourceFed". Meg Turney (YouTube). Retrieved April 5, 2014. 
  13. ^ Cohen, Joshua (April 3, 2014). "Elliott Morgan And Meg Turney Are Leaving SourceFed". Tubefilter. Retrieved April 5, 2014. 
  14. ^ Jarvey, Natalie (May 30, 2014). "YouTube Personality Meg Turney Joins Rooster Teeth News Channel The Know (Exclusive)". Hollywood Reporter. Retrieved June 3, 2014. 
  15. ^ Green, Hank (April 19, 2013). "On Sexual Orientation, with Hannah, Ze, Tyler, and Meg". VlogBrothers. YouTube. Retrieved April 19, 2013. 
  16. ^ Turney, Meg (May 30, 2014). "Working at Rooster Teeth!". YouTube. Retrieved June 3, 2014.