Lucas Cruikshank net worth: Lucas Cruikshank is an American actor and comedian and has a net worth of $5 million dollars. Born in Columbus, Nebraska, Lucas Cruikshank attended Lakeview High School. He began recording YouTube videos with his cousins, and created the Fred Figglehorn character while testing out character ideas. Fred Figglehorn is a six-year old with anger management issues and an unhappy home life. He began uploading videos about Fred to YouTube in 2008, and subsequently launched his own "Fred" channel. The "Fred" channel became the first YouTube channel to have over 1 million views. Since then, the character has grown in popularity. In 2009, "Fred: The Movie" aired on Nickelodeon. The television movie was a hit, and Nickelodeon subsequently ordered two sequels, "Fred 2: Night of the Living Fred", and a third movie, which will air in 2012. "Fred: The Show", began airing on the channel in 2011.