YouTube Star Lucas Cruickshank (Fred) To Be On iCarly

Lucas Cruickshank, 15, the guy that plays Fred on YouTube will be on an episode of the Nickelodeon’s iCarly.  Fred’s channel is one of the most subscribed-to on YouTube.  The videos are based on Fred Figglehorn, 6.  Fred has finished its third season.  Most of Fred’s viewers are between 13 and 17.    Fred is supposed to be a hyper, fast-talking, unstable kid with an alcoholic mother.  Each video that Fred puts out get about 3 and 5 million views.

Fred is covered all over iCarly’s website promoting the YouTube star’s apperance this Monday on February 16.  Jennette McCurdy, an iCarly co-star filmed an 8 minute video to promote Fred’s appearance as well.  Fred has not put out a video on YouTube since November.  In September 2008, I wrote about how Lucas could be bigger than LonelyGirl15.

Below is the video promo for Fred’s appearance on iCarly:

This article was written by Amit Chowdhry. You can follow me at @amitchowdhry or on Google+ at

YouTube Star Lucas Cruickshank (Fred) To Be On iCarly Comments

  1. kristin says:

    omg i knew from the first 3 seconds that the video Jeanette is watching is “Fred Goes Swimming” and I quote “my mom found this really big pool at the dump. I THINK I MIGHT DROWN!” about right before she paused it

  2. Hailey says:

    I loved watching fred on icarly! It was hilarious!

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  4. Rebecca Early says:

    Fred is like so awsome. I had no idea what freddie was talking about when he said his vidoes weren’t funny although it was just acting.

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