American teens love YouTube and its stars -- some even more than the shining Hollywood stars, according to a report.
Variety, the entertainment industry news standard, conducted a survey of 1,500 teens and found that the most influential celebrities were YouTube stars, Variety reported. Out of the top 10, six were famous on YouTube. The No. 1 was Smosh, the comedy team of Andrew Hecox and Anthony Padilla which specializes in decidedly adolescent humor.