Who is Cheyenna on Netflix’s ‘Deaf U’?

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You only need to watch a few minutes of Netflix’s Deaf U to understand why this new docuseries has been popping. Yet there’s one cast member who’s been breaking out a bit more than her other colleagues. If you’re wondering who Cheyenna Clearbrook is and if she’s on Instagram, we have you covered.

Deaf U follows the day-to-day lives of a group of friends at Gallaudet University, one of the few colleges for the deaf and hard of hearing. But really this new series is about drama. Here’s your quick guide on Cheyenna Clearbrook, one of the most beloved and central people in this reality show.

Who Is Cheyenna Clearbrook in Netflix’s Deaf U?

Cheyenna Clearbrook was a student at Gallaudet University and is one of the main subjects in Netflix’s docuseries Deaf U. But this student was already famous well before Netflix got involved. That’s because Clearbrook is an Instagram and YouTube personality. She doesn’t have a set brand, covering everything from clothing reviews to travel videos. But she is best known for what she’s seen doing in Deaf U. She shows her followers what her daily life as a deaf person is, filming everything from her attempts to talk to Siri to her own ASL versions of popular songs.

Clearbrook is unintentionally at the center of a lot of Deaf U’s drama. Though in the series she’s outspoken about how she wants to wait for love, she goes on a few dates with Rodney Burford. Several guys in the series talk about how attractive Clearbrook is and how much they want to date her. But for her part Clearbrook seems happiest when she’s hanging out with her friends Cameron Jeon Symansky and Renate Rose.

After Deaf U was filmed a year ago Clearbrook transferred universities to finish her degree at Washington State University. Since the premiere of the series Clearbrook has been transparent about her evolving views of deaf elitism. She even posted a video addressing how she has changed since she starred in Deaf U and how she is “unpacking privileges”.

Is Deaf U‘s Cheyenna on Instagram?

She certainly is. At the time of publication Clearbrook had over 38,000 followers on her Instagram account. But her vast social media presence doesn’t end there. She also has a very popular YouTube channel with over 117,000 subscribers.

Who Else Is in Deaf U‘s Cast?

Cheyenna Clearbrook is far from Deaf U‘s only documentary subject. The series also follows the college lives of Rodney Burford, Tessa Lewis, Alexa Paulay-Simmons, Renate Rose, Daequan Taylor, and Dalton Taylor.

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