MERRELL TWINS ARE FEATURED IN PEOPLE TV
October 01, 2020
Veronica and Vanessa Merrell were featured in People TV's Celebrity Home Scavenger Hunt where they recreated their first TV commercials, talk about their journey to YouTube stardom, and share the most surprising thing about meeting Michelle Obama!
MERREL TWINS ARE FEATURED IN A CHALLENGE VIDEO FOR COSMOPOLITAN
June 22, 2020
COSMOPOLITAN: The Merrell Twins were brave enough to take on our TikTok Challenge Challenge, learning three popular TikTok dances in just ONE minute. While some moves were easy to catch, some of the choreography basically Beychella-level—but Vanessa and Veronica got through it!! TBH though, their struggles had us screaming. Be sure to catch the twins’ very own TikTok dance challenge to their song Internet Crush!
MERRELL TWINS PARTICIPATE IN THE "DEAR CLASS OF 2020" YOUTUBE ORIGINALS SPECIAL
June 07, 2020
Vanessa Merrell and Veronica Merrell were among the few featured YouTube creators invited to participate in YouTube’s “Dear Class of 2020” virtual graduation event which was livestreamed on Sunday, June 7, 2020 for over more than four hours. YouTube stated that the livestream set a new record for the video service. The livestream featured commencement addresses from Barack Obama, Michelle Obama, BTS, Beyoncé, Lady Gaga and more, as well as performances by BTS, Katy Perry, Meghan Thee Stallion and Latin American group CNCO.According to YouTube, “Dear Class of 2020” was the most-viewed YouTube originals live event to date.
May 11, 2020
Vanessa and Veronica were interviewed by Seventeen and featured in a video: "Veronica and Vanessa Merrell aka the Merrell twins are the sisters you wish you had. They're hilarious, stylish, and as it turns out, SO great at giving dating advice. We asked fans to submit all their biggest dating and crush questions, and the Merrell twins dished out all the advice they could come up with. - Seventeen"
THE MERRELL TWINS RELEASE AN ORIGINAL SERIES "PROM KNIGHT"
April 14, 2020
Through their production company, True Image Productions, Inc., the Merrell Twins produced and released an original scripted series "Prom Knight" for their YouTube channel. Vanessa and Veronica stated the production is completely self-funded and they filmed the series in early March 2020, prior to the COVID-19 stay at home orders. When they were developing the series, they had no idea that schools would be closed causing hundreds of high school seniors to miss out on their senior prom. As a result, they dedicated the series to all the high school seniors who missed out on their prom. The successful four-episode series amassed more than 8 million combined organic views after its release.
MERREL TWINS SHARE THEIR FIRST CRUSH FOR TEEN VOGUE
March 25, 2020
TEEN VOGUE: Twin YouTubers Veronica and Vanessa Merrell share their “first” everything! Aside from each other, who were their first best friends? Did they share the same first crush? After checking their phones, what is the first thing Veronica and Vanessa do when they wake up? Watch and see if the twins can agree on the first YouTube video they published!
MERRELL TWINS PLAY 'I DARE YOU' FOR TEEN VOGUE
March 12, 2020
TEEN VOGUE: Twin YouTubers Veronica and Vanessa Merrell play a charmingly goofy game of I Dare You. Is Veronica flexible enough to lick her own elbow? Have the Merrell Twins pretended to be each other for their own personal gain? How many selfies does Vanessa have stored in her camera roll? Watch as Vanessa prepares a turkey and Swedish Fish sandwich for blindfolded Veronica to eat.
MERRELL TWINS NOMINATED FOR A KIDS' CHOICE AWARD 2020
February 13, 2020
The Merrell Twins have been nominated for a Nickelodeon Kids' Choice Award 2020 in the category of "Favorite Female Social Star". The show will air on Sunday, March 22, 2020.
MERRELL TWINS ATTEND THE LIKE A BOSS MOVIE PREMIERE
January 07, 2020
Veronica Merrell and Vanessa Merrell attended the "Like A Boss" movie premiere on January 7, 2020 in New York City. The Merrell Twins have a small role in the movie where Veronica plays "Lola" and Vanessa plays "Layla".
"Like a Boss" is a 2020 American comedy film directed by Miguel Arteta, written by Sam Pitman and Adam Cole-Kelly, and starring Tiffany Haddish, Rose Byrne, Jennifer Coolidge, Natasha Rothwell, Billy Porter, and Salma Hayek.
MERRELL TWINS ATTEND 9TH ANNUAL STREAMY AWARDS 2019
December 13, 2019
Veronica Merrell and Vanessa Merrell attended the Streamy Awards 2019 held at The Beverly Hilton in Los Angeles, California.
MERRELL TWINS ATTEND DISNEY'S FROZEN 2 MOVIE PREMIERE
November 07, 2019
Veronica Merrell and Vanessa Merrell attended the Avengers Endgame movie premiere in Los Angeles.
MERRELL TWINS ATTEND VIDCON AUSTRALIA 2019
September 20, 2019
Vanessa and Veronica Merrell attended VidCon Australia 2019 in Melbourne as Featured Creators where they held a Meet & Greet, participated in several panels, and hosted the Featured Creator Keynote event.
MERRELL TWINS ATTEND VIDCON US 2019
July 11, 2019
Veronica and Vanessa Merrell attended the annual VidCon in Anaheim, California where they participated in several panels, meet & greets with fans, performances, and hosting the closing event.
MERRELL TWINS NOMINATED FOR A TEEN CHOICE AWARD FOR 3RD CONSECUTIVE YEAR
July 09, 2019
The Merrell Twins have been nominated for a third year in a row for a Teen Choice Award 2019 in the category of "Choice YouTuber". The show will air on August 11, 2019 at 8/7c on @FOXTV.
MERRELL TWINS ATTEND THE AVENGERS END GAME MOVIE PREMIERE
April 22, 2019
Veronica Merrell and Vanessa Merrell attended the Avengers Endgame movie premiere in Los Angeles.
MERRELL TWINS ATTEND THE FIVE FEET APART MOVIE PREMIERE
March 07, 2019
Veronica Merrell and Vanessa Merrell attended the Five Feet Apart movie premiere in Los Angeles. The movie was produced and directed by their good friend Justin Baldoni from the CW's "Jane The Virgin" in which Vanessa and Veronica appeared in several episodes the first three seasons.
MERRELL TWINS ATTEND VIDCON LONDON 2019
February 14, 2019
Vanessa and Veronica Merrell attended VidCon London 2019 as Featured Creators where they held a Meet & Greet and performed their popular "It's Valentine's Day" song.
MERRELL TWINS ATTEND NYC FASHION WEEK
February 08, 2019
Vanessa and Veronica attended New York Fashion Week where they had the honor of attending several fashion shows. Here they are pictured at the Badley Mischka show.
MERRELL TWINS ATTEND THE ANNUAL MAKE A WISH GALA 2018
October 24, 2018
Veronica Merrell and Vanessa Merrell attended the annual charity event for Make A Wish Gala at the Beverly Hilton in Los Angeles.
MERRELL TWINS WIN A SECOND STREAMY AWARD
October 22, 2018
Veronica Merrell and Vanessa Merrell won a second Streamy Award for Lifestyle. They previously won a Streamy Award in 2016 for Best Live show.
MERRELL TWINS ATTEND 8TH ANNUAL STREAMY AWARDS 2018
October 22, 2018
Veronica Merrell and Vanessa Merrell attended the Streamy Awards 2018 at The Beverly Hilton in Los Angeles, California as nominees in the Lifestyle category. They looked stunning wearing pieces from the Dior Fall/Winter 2018 Collection and Dior accessories.
MERRELL TWINS ATTEND AMERICAN MUSIC AWARDS 2018
October 09, 2018
Veronica Merrell and Vanessa Merrell attended the American Music Awards show on October 9, 2018 styled in Dior gowns and Dior accessories.
MERRELL TWINS ATTEND YOUTUBE FANFEST IN JAKARTA, INDONESIA
October 06, 2018
Veronica and Vanessa Merrell attended YouTube FanFast in Jakarta, Indonesia. YouTube FanFest brings YouTube's biggest stars from around the world to multiple cities around the world.
At YouTube FanFast Jakarta there were daytime activities such as panels, meet-and-greets, a pre-game show, and the festival culminated in an epic concert. Over 8,000 fans attended the event, which featured live performances by Indonesian and International YouTube creators. including the Merrell Twins.
MERRELL TWINS ATTEND PARTY AT U.S. EMBASSY IN PARIS
September 27, 2018
Veronica Merrell and Vanessa Merrell attended the launch party of YouTube's Fashion and Beauty vertical at the U.S. Ambassador's Residence during Paris Fashion Week. The celebration was hosted by YouTube's Fashion and Beauty's director, Derek Blasberg, pictured here with the Merrell Twins. Veronica and Vanessa were styled in Dior gowns for the special event.
MERRELL TWINS ATTEND POP UP PLAYLIST LIVE EVENT
September 22, 2018
Veronica and Vanessa Merrell attended the Pop Up Playlist Live event in New Jersey.
MERRELL TWINS LAUNCH THEIR NEW FALL TRUE IMG COLLECTION
September 04, 2018
The Merrell Twins new fall clothing line is out now and available! Please visit https://trueimg.com/ to view the new collection.
MERRELL TWINS ATTEND TEEN CHOICE AWARDS 2018
August 12, 2018
Veronica Merrell and Vanessa Merrell attended the Teen Choice Awards 2018 at The Forum in Los Angeles, California as nominees for Choice Female Web Star and Choice YouTuber.
MERRELL TWINS LAUNCH THEIR OWN CLOTHING LINE "TRUE IMG"
July 17, 2018
Vanessa Merrell and Veronica Merrell, aka the Merrell Twins, launched their own fashion label “TRUE IMG” full of on-trend, contemporary and affordable clothes for every kind of girl and a few unisex pieces. The name comes from the Greek meaning of Veronica, “true image,” and the logo is inspired by the Greek meaning of Vanessa, “butterfly.” They’ve created a line that caters to every kind of personal style. By combining Vanessa’s love of bright, feminine pieces with Veronica’s edgier style, they were able to create looks that can work for everyone's wardrobe.
MERRELL TWINS PERFORM COVER OF "MAMMA MIA" WITH SUPERFRUIT
July 15, 2018
The Merrell Twins and Superfruit, Scott Hoying and Mitch Grassi of Pentatonix, covered ABBA's classic song Mamma Mia and recreated the original 1970s music video in partnership with Universal and the release of the movie "Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again".
MERRELL TWINS NOMINATED FOR TWO TEEN CHOICE AWARDS
June 25, 2018
The Merrell Twins have been nominated for a second year in a row for a Teen Choice Award 2018 in the categories of "Choice Female Web Star" and "Choice YouTuber". The show will air on August 12 at 8/7c on @FOXTV.
MERRELL TWINS PERFORM AT VIDCON'S 2018 CLOSING SHOW
June 23, 2018
Vanessa and Veronica Merrell were part of VidCon's 2018 "Night of Awesome" closing show. They performed their fan favorite song "Internet Crush" to an audience of about 5,000 people.
MERRELL TWINS ATTEND VIDCON 2018
June 21, 2018
Vanessa and Veronica Merrell attended VidCon 2018 as Featured Creators where they held two Meet & Greets, did several interviews for MTV, Twitter, Clever, filmed segments for Nickelodeon, were part of a panel, and performed on AwesomenessTV's main stage and the VidCon's main stage for the closing show on Saturday.
MERREL TWINS PERFORM THEIR POPULAR SONG "INTERNET CRUSH" LIVE AT YOUTUBE FANFEST MANILA
May 11, 2018
The Merrell Twins performed their popular song "Internet Crush" to an admiring crowd of 8,000 Filipino fans who sang along knowing all the lyrics. At one point, the Merrell twins asked the audience to shout out their Internet crush’s name and later shared some Tagalog phrases they learned during their time in Manila.
MERRELL TWINS ATTEND YOUTUBE FANFEST IN MANILA, PHILIPPINES
May 11, 2018
Veronica and Vanessa Merrell attended YouTube FanFast in Manila, Philippines. YouTube FanFest brings YouTube's biggest stars from around the world to multiple cities around the world.
At YouTube FanFast Manila there were daytime activities, meet-and-greets, a pre-game show, and the festival culminated in an epic concert. Over 8,000 Filipino fans joined in the event, which was attended by Filipino YouTube creators such as Janina Vela, Ranz & Niana, AC Bonifacio, Pamela Swing, Michelle Dy, Alodia Gosiengfao, Renee, Wil Dasovich, Sungha Jung, Mikey Bustos and international YouTubers Matt Steffanina, D-trix, and the Merrell Twins.
THE MERRELL TWINS ATTEND THE "I FEEL PRETTY" MOVIE PREMIERE
April 17, 2018
The Merrell Twins walk the white carpet at the premiere of the movie "I Feel Pretty".
THE MERRELL TWINS WALK THE RED CARPET AT THE GESF EVENT IN DUBAI
March 18, 2018
Veronica and Vanessa being interviewed on the red carpet at the GESF Gala in Dubai. The GESF Gala was the place to be following a weekend dedicated to helping young people prepare for the future. Veronica and Vanessa attended the event where they presented a class about the future of YouTube and participated in various events in support of education.
MERRELL TWINS ARE GUESTS AT "GESF LIVE" SHOW IN DUBAI
March 17, 2018
Veronica Merrell and Vanessa Merrell were guests at the "GESF Live" show in Dubai. The show was hosted by BAFTA Award-winning comedian Rory Bremner in a chat show format in front of a live audience to discuss their YouTube success, professional careers, and education. The show took place during the Global Education & Skills Forum (GESF) in Dubai. Watch the show in the link.
MERRELL TWINS RELEASE "PROJECT UPGRADE" DURING SXSW AT GOOGLE FIBER SPACE
March 10, 2018
The Merrell Twins released a video series at Google Fiber Space in Austin, Texas, produced by Wayfarer Entertainment where they set out to design, code, and build a new consumer product with the help of brilliant female coders, builders, engineers, and a group of successful female mentors from companies across STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math). Watch all 6 episodes on their YouTube channel, Merrell Twins.
MERRELL TWINS RELEASE A SHORT SERIES "WHERE IS MY ROMEO"?
February 14, 2018
The Merrell Twins released another series for their YouTube channel called "Where Is My Romeo". A romantic comedy series centered around a high school Romeo and Juliet play.
Roni begins directing the school play, Romeo and Juliet, played by Nessa, of course. Despite their constant fighting they must work together if they want the school play to be a success. Too busy directing the play, Roni doesn’t even realize she’s falling for new kid, Tyler (Aaron); little does she know he’s a reporter secretly writing about her in the school paper. Nessa is so excited to finally kiss her Romeo, David (James), that she doesn’t even see her true love Marcus (Marco) right under her nose the whole time. But when an evil Phantom starts sabotaging the play and kidnaps Romeo, it’s up to Roni, Nessa, Tyler, and Marcus to put aside their differences and work together to finish the play and catch the Phantom!
MERRELL TWINS GO BEHIND THE SCENES AT THE NFL PRO BOWL WEEK 2018
February 02, 2018
The Merrell Twins & Mikey Bolts check out all the action at the NFL Pro Bowl Week 2018 with all access passes. The Merrell Twins & Mikey go behind the scenes at NFL Pro Bowl Week 2018 to meet with AFC & NFC players, NFL FLAG Champions, and test out their own skills. #INTHENFL.
THE MERRELL TWINS MAKE A WISH COME TRUE
February 02, 2018
The Merrell Twins, Veronica and Vanessa, granted a wish with the Make a Wish Foundation on February 2, 2018. Veronica and Vanessa spent several hours getting to know Nadeen. They made friendship bracelets, had a delicious lunch at California Pizza Kitchen, and filmed a video for their YouTube channel. Veronica and Vanessa said the following about their experience:
“We had the joy and honor of meeting and hanging out with an inspirational girl named Nadeen through the Make-A-Wish Foundation. She impressed us with her great positive attitude, sense of humor and kindness to everyone around her. Nadeen's wonderful family was with us as well and we immediately felt right at home with them. Nadeen, it was so fun spending the day with you and getting to know you and your family. You are beautiful and amazing and we're honored to have been your wish."
A special thank you to Make-A-Wish America for setting this day up.
MERRELL TWINS ATTEND THE STAR WARS: THE LAST JEDI MOVIE PREMIERE
December 09, 2017
Veronica Merrell and Vanessa Merrell attend the world premiere of Star Wars: The Last Jedi movie premiere in Los Angeles on December 9th, 2017.
MERRELL TWINS RELEASE A SHORT SERIES "THE HAUNTED HOUSE CONTRACT"
October 31, 2017
The Merrell Twins released a short series for their YouTube channel called "The Haunted House Contract". A comedy about five YouTubers who are lured to a haunted house where lots of bizarre and weird things start happening to each YouTuber after they each sign a contract which will pay each of them $100,000.
THE MERRELL TWINS ATTEND THE STREAMY AWARDS 2017
September 26, 2017
The Merrell Twins, Veronica and Vanessa, attend the 2017 Streamy Awards and present the Streamy Award alongside Amanda Steele for the Food category.
THE MERRELL TWINS ATTEND THE 2017 TEEN CHOICE AWARDS
August 13, 2017
The Merrell Twins, Vanessa and Veronica, attend the 2017 Teen Choice Awards. They were nominated for a Teen Choice Award 2017 in the category of Choice Female Web Star alongside other creators: Eva Gutowski, Liza Koshy, Niki and Gabi, Bethany Mota, and Lily Singh.
THE MERRELL TWINS ATTEND THE WORLD MOVIE PREMIERE OF "STAR WARS ROGUE ONE"
December 10, 2016
MERRELL TWINS WIN A STREAMY AWARD 2016
October 04, 2016
The Merrell Twins win a Streamy Award for Best Live show.
MERRELL TWINS ATTEND THE STREAMY AWARDS 2016
October 04, 2016
Veronica Merrell and Vanessa Merrell attend the annual Streamy Awards 2016. They are nominated for a Streamy Awards in the category of Best Live show.
THE MERRELL TWINS APPEAR IN "THE STANDOFF" MOVIE
September 20, 2016
Veronica Merrell and Vanessa Merrell with the cast of "The Standoff".
THE MERRELL TWINS ATTEND THE PREMIERE OF "THE STANDOFF"
September 09, 2016
Veronica Merrell and Vanessa Merrell attend the movie premiere of "The Standoff" in Los Angeles.
THE MERRELL TWINS HOST SPIELBERG'S MOVIE SCREENING OF "THE BFG"
June 20, 2016
The Merrell Twins felt very honored to host the movie screening and Q&A of Disney's The BFG movie directed by Steven Spielberg. The movie stars Mark Rylance as the BFG and Ruby Barnhill and Sophie.
THE MERRELL TWINS ATTEND THE MOVIE PREMIERE OF "ALICE THROUGH THE LOOKING GLASS"
May 23, 2016
MERRELL TWINS WIN A SHORTY AWARD
April 18, 2016
Veronica Merrell and Vanessa Merrell win a Shorty Award for 2016 YouNower of the Year.
THE MERRELL TWINS ATTEND THE WORLD MOVIE PREMIERE OF "STAR WARS: THE FORCE AWAKENS"
December 14, 2015
MERRELL TWINS VISIT THE WHITE HOUSE
October 24, 2015
The Merrell Twins were invited to the White House to support the First Lady's, Michelle Obama, Reach Higher initiative campaign called "Better Make Room". The Reach Higher initiative is an effort to inspire every student in the U.S. to take charge of their future by completing their education past high school, whether at a professional training program, a community college, or a four-year college or university.
THE MERRELL TWINS APPEAR ON THE CW'S TV SHOW "JANE THE VIRGIN"
November 17, 2014
Vanessa Merrell and Veronica Merrell appear on the CW's TV show "Jane The Virgin" as Valeria and Victoria, the evil step-sisters to Jane.