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Jared Woods


Born in South Africa and now homeless as a nomadic something or other, Jared Woods does whatever he wants. He is best known as the former scriptwriter for the YouTube channel Pencilmation, where billions of people have seen his work with scripts surpassing the 100 million mark. He has authored numerous books, including the spiritual philosophy of the "Janthopoyism Bible", the self-help publication "Heartbreak Sucks!", the fictional novel "This Is Your Brain On Drugs" and a music journalism guide "The 250 Best Albums of the Decade (2010 - 2019)".

His other creative projects include #legobiscuits (a daily one-panel Instagram comic), composing solo music under the name Coming Down Happy, "singing" for the band Sectlinefor, and producing a film called Definitely Not a Cry For Help which is already partially on YouTube.

Jared is the founder of the Janthopoyism religion.

Follow Jared on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter @legotrip

Books by Jared Woods

F**ked My Way Up to the Top by Jared Woods - Book cover.
A celebrity biography revealing the full story of Lana Del Rey, largely told in her own words using hundreds of interviews and public statements.
Non Fiction > Memoir & Biographies