Jessica Nigri is an American model, actress, cosplayer, voice- artist, and YouTube star who is currently working in Hollywood.
She served as an official spokesmodel for several video games and comic book series. Some of them are Lollipop Chainsaw and Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag.
Nigri is one of the most entertaining personalities on the internet and has millions of fans on Instagram and YouTube. As per the source, The actress has more than 1.22 million subscribers on her self-entitled YouTube channel.
She also has an amazing fan-following with over 4+ million followers. Furthermore, her most-watched viewed video on her channel is “YOU’VE BEEN WAITING FOR THIS… IT’S FINALLY HERE” which has 1.4+ million views.
Jessica Nigri was born on 5th August 1989 in Reno, Nevada, United States. She took birth in the house of Cory Nigri (father) and Jacqueline Nigri who is her mother. Nigri holds the citizenship of two countries as her mother belongs to New Zealand and her dad is an American
Her mixed ethnicity has given her a wider acceptance all over the world and right after this, she has started living in Arizona. From school days, Jessica was very keen on acting and cosplaying. She remained a part of the school drama clubs and has won quite a few medals and trophies at the school level.
Nigri was born in Reno, Nevada, United States, and grew up in Christchurch, New Zealand, which is her mother’s homeland. She later moved to Arizona. Nigri has been cosplaying since 2009, when her cosplay of “Sexy Pikachu” that she wore to San Diego Comic-Con International went viral on the Internet. In 2011, she promoted Gears of War 3 for Microsoft and GameStop, dressed up as the game’s character Anya Stroud for the game’s release.
- Full name: Jessica Nigri
- Nickname: Jess.
- Date of Birth: 5 August 1989.
- Birthplace: Reno, Nevada, United States.
- Current City: Arizona, USA.
- Age: 30 years as of 2020.
- Horoscope: Leo.
- Gender: Female.
- Sexuality: Heterosexual.
- Nationality: American.
- Ethnicity: Multiracial.
- Father: Cory Nigri.
- Mother: Jacqueline Nigri.
- Brother: Name not available.
- Sister: Unknown.
In 2012, Nigri won IGN’s contest for a model to portray Juliet Starling, protagonist of Suda51‘s video game Lollipop Chainsaw, and was hired as a spokesmodel by Warner Bros. Games. When she appeared as Juliet at the 2012 Penny Arcade Expo (PAX) East, convention officials, having received complaints that the pink outfit she was wearing was too revealing, asked her to either change or step off the floor and restrict her presence; Nigri changed into Juliet Starling’s regular costume, but it was deemed too revealing as well, and she was asked to leave. As part of the deal, Kadokawa Games brought her on Lollipop Chainsaw to Japan to attend Akihabara and tour Japanese video game magazines and websites, including Famitsu and Dengeki. That same year, Nigri signed up to promote or represent several other works, including Kill3rCombo’s video game Elsword, and comic book series Grimm Fairy Tales (for Zenescope Entertainment) and Knightingail (by Crucidel Productions).
In 2013, Nigri was again approached by Suda51 to portray the character Vivienne Squall from Grasshopper Manufacture’s new video game Killer Is Dead, to which she accepted. That same year, after cosplaying the character Connor Kenway from Assassin’s Creed III, she was hired by Ubisoft to portray a female version of Captain Edward Kenway, the protagonist of video game Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag at gamescom 2013. At E3 2013, she portrayed both Vivienne Squall and Edward Kenway; she also represented Tecmo Koei’s video game Yaiba: Ninja Gaiden Z, portraying the character Miss Monday at PAX 2013. In 2014, she cosplayed at Carbine Studios’ WildStar PAX East booth.
Nigri was a spokesmodel for Amazing Arizona Comic Con 2011, was invited to multiple conventions including Anime Expo 2012, Anime Revolution 2012 (including appearing as the convention mascot Senkaku Mei) and 2013, AVCon 2013, Montreal Comiccon 2013, Anime South 2013, and Ottawa Pop Expo, as a guest of honor. She was featured in YouTube shows such as KassemG and The Philip DeFranco Show, and in a unique card in the downloadable trading card game Z.
Nigri has worked as an interviewer for media outlets such as GameZone, RUGGED TV, and Comic Book Therapy. She also starred in several commercial video advertisements and music videos, and did charity work. Aside from appearing on the PDS in the past, Nigri is a friend of DeFranco, including having her merchandise hosted in his store ForHumanPeoples, Nigri opened her own online poster store, named NIGRI PLEASE!. According to PlayStation Official Magazine, Nigri is “not just a cosplayer but also a massive gamer”; she says she has played video games since her early childhood, starting at an age of seven and having been first exposed to them by her father.
- Highest Qualification: Graduate.
- School: Desert Vista High School.
- College: Elite College.
- Marital Status: Unmarried
- Past Affairs: Will update soon.
- Boyfriend: Ryan Brand.
- Husband: Not yet.
- Eating Habits: Non-Vegan
- Smoke: Yes.
- Drinks: Yes.
- Pets: Dog
- Hobbies: running, hiking, gaming, watching anime, reading comics, etc.
- Cuisine: Continental Food.
- Actor: Leonardo DiCaprio.
- Actress: Jennifer Aniston.
- TV Shows: Friends.
Physical Stats & More
This famous Cosplay model stands a height of 5 feet 7 inches (170 centimeters) furthermore Jessica has dyed her hair into blonde color we don’t know what the real color of her hair is, she is always seen experimenting with her looks and styling as she is a cosplayer.
She has gained a weight of 61 kgs (135 Lbs) along with her maintained diet which has less of fatty acids and more of protein she stays away from any kind of food that can harm her in any way.
- In Feet & Inches: 5′ 7″
- Centimeter: 170 cm.
- 70 meters
- Kilograms: 61 kgs.
- Pounds: 135 lb.
- Eye color: Green
- Hair color: Dyed blonde
- Skin Color: Fair
- Hair type: Wavy
- Body type: Hourglass
- Figure measurements: 32-26-32.
This year’s old lady is cosplaying since 2009 and she took modeling as a serious path career in the year 2012. In the same year, Jessica won a modeling competition to portray Juliet Starling, the protagonist of Suda51’s video game Lollipop Chainsaw and after this, she was hired by the famous Warner Bros. Games.
She professionally started cosplaying with “Sexy Pikachu” which went viral on the net with San Diego Comic-Con International.
After 2009 she never looked back and her journey started with a kick-off and became her the most favorite and outstanding performance of that year.
Some Random Information about Jessica Nigri
- Jessica Nigri to make herself attractive in different outfits has undergone medical breast implantation which ended up increasing her size from B to D.
- In 2015, Nigri rendered her voice for the role of Sonico for the animation game, Super Sonico: The Animation.
- Nigri has ones refused to be on air in the controversial 2013 Syfy channel reality show ‘Heroes of Cosplay’ after the network’s producers faked her rivalry with the show’s star Yaya Han to increase the show’s ratings. Later, she and Han had to make a friendly appearance together to clear the rumor both of them for the same.
- In October 2019, Nigri published a set of inappropriate pictures on her ‘Instagram’ profile to promote the characters from “Pokémon Sword and Shield.”
- She wore extremely revealing costumes in the pictures and was also seen semi-naked in one of them.
- Nigri has a self-titled YouTube channel with 1.22 million subscribers, whereas, on Instagram and Twitter 4 million and 1 million followers, respectively. She also has a personal Instagram Page called “Jessica.jska”.
- In an interview, Nigri has revealed her further plans to eventually quit modeling and study and pursue a career in marketing and advertisement.
- Along with being a cosplayer, she was a huge fan of video games since her childhood, she started playing video games from the age when she was seven years old.