A strong, self-sufficient and independent woman is the one who can speak her mind and is not afraid when she faces people with different opinion. Despite being a girl who was humiliated for her origin, Jessica Matten is such kind of actress who inclines to make a difference in fueling the people’s perception and thoughts that surrounds them in having negativity of someone else class and background.
Jessica runs a family business in creating wellness and healthy lifestyle called 'Lemon Cree' for the millions of people primarily the aboriginal. She is also a socialite who has spread awareness globally on the issues and murder of the indigenous women in Canada through viral campaign #N8Vgirls.
Apart from that, she always loves essaying different characters and her role as a Sokanon in the 2016 release, ‘Frontier,’ is one of the most prolific acting bits of the lady where she portrays the black warrior in the most rebellious way. Other than that, some of her few acting credits include ‘A Red Girl’s Reasoning’ (2012) and the 2009 release ‘Blackstone.’
Discrimination Because Of Her Family Background
Being an indigenous woman, Jessica had quite a heartbreaking experience when she was made fun of the color of her skin tone. One of the unpleasing incidents of her life was when a boy called her a drunken squaw which affected the girl who was just 14 years of age.
She belongs to mixed ethnicity as her parents belonged to Ukrainian and Chinese roots. While the information of her parents' name is nowhere to be found, it is Jessica herself and her mother who started many workshops about self-esteem and identity for the aboriginal woman.
Personal Life: Married Or Dating Someone?
The bold and the most courageous woman, Jessica has always been an open book when her personal matters are concerned. However, Jessica’s romance is just limited to her social media handles. Despite that, we can somehow be assured that she is yet to get married. The humanitarian is dating a guy named Brendt Thomas Diabo, who is a professional music artist.
Jessica never hesitates in sharing pictures with her boyfriend on her Instagram. And it is pretty evident that she is more than happy sharing a relationship with Brendt. Though there are no any plans of marriage from either side, it is apparent that Brendt will surely be a great husband and a supportive partner in every peaks and valley of Jessica's life.
Brendt's Valentines Day post for his girlfriend posted on February 15, 2018 (Photo: Instagram)
The lovebirds have always kept their affair away from the shutterbugs because of which the dating history of the duo has been a mystery. However, after scrolling some of their pictures together, one cannot deny the fact that they are dating each other for around two years.
Her Short Bio
The actress was born in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada as per wiki. But due to lack of information about her birth details, the readers could not figure the exact date of her birthday that also bemuses them in knowing her real age. Jessica is 5 feet 9 inches (1.79m) in height and weighs 130 lbs.