Who is Jess Hilarious?
Jess Hilarious is an American stand-up comedian and actress, probably best known to the world for her appearance in the comedy show “Wild ‘N Out” (2017-2018), in addition to other accomplishments during her career.
Age, Early Life, Parents, and Education
Born Jessica Robin Moore on 16 February 1992 under the Aquarius zodiac sign, in Baltimore, Maryland USA, she’s the daughter of Kevin Moore and his wife Robin. She grew up in Baltimore with her two siblings, and where she still lives, as she didn’t want to change the popular Baltimore sights for the glitz and glamour Los Angeles offers.
She attended a local high school, after which she enrolled at a college but hasn’t disclosed which one and whether she graduated or not, though she’s stated that she studied mortuary science.
Before she became a praised actress, Jess was sharing her comedy reels on various social media platforms, particularly focusing on Instagram. Gradually she was became more popular, and soon reached a million followers, at which point in 2017, she made an appearance in the popular show “All Def Comedy”.
The same year, she was called to be one of the participants in the show “Wild ‘N Out”, appearing in 24 episodes from 2017 to 2018, which increased her popularity.
Rise to Prominence
Jess was making huge steps, and in 2018 she started portraying Brittany in the TV comedy series “Rel”, starring alongside Lil Rel Howery and Jordan L. Jones. After this, she made her film debut in 2019 with the role of Officer Keisha Smith in the comedy film “I Got the Hook Up 2”, with Johnny ‘Koolout’ Starks, Farrah Laurel Abraham, and Alexandru Achindinov as the stars of the film.
Furthermore, in 2020 she portrayed Zena in the comedy film “2 Minutes of Fame”, starring Jay Pharoah, Katt Williams, and Keke Palmer.
To speak further of her accomplishments, Jess appeared in several comedy shows following her debut in “Wild ‘N Out” – she was a guest star in the TV show “Open Late with Peter Rosenberg” and featured in the show “FOX Fall Preview”, both in 2018, while in 2019 she was the guest co-host of the show “Dish Nation”. Furthermore, she guest co-hosted the show “The Real” (2018-2019), while in 2020 she featured in the reality TV show “Love & Hip Hop: Hollywood”, and was a special guest in the show “Def Comedy Jam Healing Through Laughter”.
Jess also hosts her own podcast “Carefully Reckless”, which airs every Wednesday. Moreover, Jess has also launched successful sold-out tours, performing across the USA.
Back in July 2020, Jess launched her own YouTube channel, her first video “Jesstify Season 1 Episode 1 ‘Security’” being uploaded on 13 July. She has created a few web series, including “House of Jewels” and “Co-Parenting”, among others. She now has more than 110,000 subscribers on her channel, and her videos have been viewed more than four million times.
Some of her most popular videos are “Co-Parenting Therapy Session 1”, with more than 400,000 views, then “Co-Parenting Therapy Session 2”, which has over 280,000 views, and “Co-Parenting Therapy Session 4”, which has been viewed more than 260,000 times, among numerous other videos that have increased her popularity and wealth.
Personal Life, Dating, Boyfriend, Single?
When it comes to her love life, Jess hasn’t been very talkative about it, but some information has surfaced. Jess has a son, named Ashton Amar James, however, she hasn’t revealed the name of the father.
She is currently in a relationship with a man named Chris, and she often shares videos with him on her YouTube channel.
As of mid- 2021, Jess Hilarious’s net worth has been estimated to be close to $2.5 million, earned through her successful career as an actress and stand-up comedian; her online presence has also contributed to her wealth.
Appearance and Vital Statistics
This prominent actress and comedian has black hair and dark brown eyes.
She stands at a height of 5ft 2ins (1.59m), weighs approximately 105lbs (48kgs), while her vital statistics are 33-26-35, bra size 32B, and shoe size 6.
Hobbies and Interests
Jess has been quite focused on her career, but she has found time for other interests. She spends a lot of time with her son, who is now nine years old and needs all the attention he can get.
The two often travel together to various destinations, since Jess is a rather jeen traveler.
Jess is also a fitness trainer, and has created a line of affordable fitness gear.
She has revealed that she worked as a mortician before her career took off, quitting the job as she felt that comedy was the right calling for her.
She has named Chris Tucker and Martin Lawrence as her biggest influences from the world of comedy, saying that she feels like the female version of the duo.