Jessica Nigri is an American YouTuber, cosplay celebrity, a model who promotes products, and a voice actress. She also does interviews and is a cosplay celebrity since 2009.
Jessica Nigri and her online achievements
Since the year 2009, Jessica Nigri has been cosplaying. Her cosplay of ‘Sexy Pikachu’ had become viral the same year. She had worn it to the San Diego Comic-Con International. Later in 2011, Jessica started promotions for Microsoft and Gamestop. She promoted Gears of War 3 for them. She had worn the dress of the game’s character named Anya Shroud during the release of the game.
Jessica Nigri and her modeling career
Jessica also ventured into modeling in 2012. She had won the IGN’s contest which was to choose a model for the portrayal of Juliet Starling who is a protagonist in the video game of Suda51 called Lollipop Chainsaw. Warner Bros. Games recruited her as their spokesmodel.
At the Penny Arcade Expo (PAX) East in 2012, Jessica came in a pink outfit which the organizers felt was too revealing and asked her to either change and return or just leave the show. She then switched to Juliet Starling’s regular outfit which was also stated to be too revealing and she had to leave. She could pay a visit to Japan on account of her this modeling.
She soon got offers from more video games companies and also from the comic book series called Grimm Fairy Tales. Suda51 also offered her the character of Vivienne Squall from their new video game called Killer is Dead. She got to play more of such video game characters and she successfully accomplished her work. She was also the spokesmodel for the 2011 Amazing Arizona Comic Con. She attended several more of such conventions in different parts of the US and Canada.
Jessica also began to interview people and celebrities for various media outlets. She also got to appear in several advertisements and music videos. She also started her own online poster shop. All this exposure got her fame and more opportunities came her way.
Jessica and her membership/net worth
Jessica is an active member of cosplay associations and groups such as XX Girls and other professional gaming and cosplay teams. She has appeared as herself in Becoming Jessica Nigri (2018) and has also voiced several characters in films and TV series. Jessica has expressed a desire to gradually retire from modeling and go back and study marketing and advertising. Her current net worth is said to be $ 1 million.
Jessica and her birth and childhood
She was born on 5 August 1989 in Reno, Nevada. Later she moved to Arizona. Her parents are Jacqueline and Cory Nigri. She holds dual nationality-New Zealand and American. Jessica has been playing games since the age of 7. She is good at it and one of the magazines had reported:
“Jessica is not just a cosplayer but also a massive gamer“
She was first introduced to the game by her father.
Jessica Nigri and her personal life, boyfriend, husband, children
Jessica has a boyfriend and his name is Ryan Brandt. They have been dating since 2015 and their pictures appear on her Instagram where she has a following of 3.1 m followers. Talking of her fans, Jessica had said:
“I’ve never met more die hard fans than cosplayers.”
Jessica Nigri and her body measurements
Jessica has a height of 5 feet and 7 inches and weighs 61 kg. She has blonde hair and brown eyes.
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