Who is Jessica Nigri?
Born on the 5th of August 1989, Jessica Nigri is an American cosplayer celebrity, gamer, voice actress and YouTube star, who became known for her elaborate cosplay costumes and work as an interview correspondent. She is also known as a spokesperson for various popular video game series, including Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag and Lollipop Chainsaw.
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Jessica Nigri’s Early Life
Born in Reno, Nevada USA, Nigri is the daughter of Jacqueline and Cory Nigri. Although she was born in the US, she spent much of her time growing up in Christchurch, New Zealand where her mother was from. Her family later moved back to the US and settled in Arizona. Nigri started cosplaying in 2009 and instantly became famous when her unique interpretation of the character Pikachu at the San Diego Comic-Con International went viral.
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Jessica Nigri’s Career in Cosplay
After her surprising rise to fame, Nigri decided to become a cosplayer and model fulltime. In 2012, she won IGN’s contest for the best portrayal of Juliet Starling, a character in the game Lollipop Chainsaw. She was also eventually hired by other companies to be the spokesperson for their games, including the company Warner Bros. Games, and to be a promoter of games including Elsword, Grimm Fairy Tales, and Knightingail. Her early years in the gaming industry helped setup her career, and also her net worth.
Later on in her career, Nigri was asked to dress-up as several characters to promote various games. Grasshopper Manufacture hired her to portray Vivienne Squall, a character in their new video game Killer Is Dead. She was also hired by Ubisoft to cosplay the female version of Captain Edward Kenway, a character from Assassin’s Creed IV:Black. Her trend of “genderbending” in which she creates a female version of popular male characters of various video games also became her signature style. Nigri is an active member of the cosplay group XX Girls. Her work with various game creators has also boosted her wealth.
Jessica Nigri’s Other Engagements
Aside from dressing up in elaborate cosplays, Nigri also ventured into other endeavors. She worked as an interviewer for various media outlets including GameZone, Comic Book Therapy, and RUGGED TV. She has also starred in various commercials and music videos, including “Zom-Be-Gone” and “Buzzzzzz Kill” for Lollipop Chainsaw and “KID TV” for Killer is Dead.
Nigri is a well-known voice actress, too, having lent her voice to the show “RWBY” since 2013 playing the role of Cinder Fall. She also has her own online store on which she sells posters called NIGRI PLEASE! These various endeavors have certainly helped to lift her income. Nigri is also a well-known YouTube personality; she created her channel jessicanigri in 2008, and currently has over 1.2 million subscribers. She uploads various videos including her daily life, cosplaying, and travels. Her popularity on YouTube is also a great help in terms of raising her wealth.
Jessica Nigri’s Net Worth
As of 2018 and based on authoritative sources, Nigri’s net worth is reported to be over $1 million, acquired from her years as a cosplayer, voice actress, and interviewer among other activities.
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Jessica Nigri’s Body Measurement
In terms of her body measurement, Nigri has a height of 5ft 7ins (1.73m), weighs 112 lbs (55kgs), and her vital statistics are 34-24-35.
Jessica Nigri’s Personal Life
In terms of her personal life, Nigri is still single – she is yet to be married, and have been no reports yet as to whether she has a boyfriend, or has been in any relationships.