Addicted to smoking and drugs from the age of 12, Jessica White, battled mental illness from her young age. She started taking cocaine to cope with the problems her mother had. At the age of 20, she already overdosed on cocaine, but modeling came to her rescue and is now a supermodel.
She is an actress and doubles up as a model. She joined modeling when she got scouted in Buffalo at the age of 13. She has done editorials for Vogue and CoverGirl and landed lucrative campaigns with other fashion designers.
What Is Jessica's Net Worth?
Jessica White has summoned the net worth of $5 million by working as an American model and actress.
Jessica grew up in a harsh surrounding in Buffalo. She spent her childhood partying and doing drugs. Luckily at the age of thirteen, Jessica was scouted by a model scout and then got into modeling. Later in 2000, she signed her first modeling contract with International Management Group. Her first job as a model in modeling was an editorial for Vogue. Within no time she got involved in other positions including gigs for CoverGirl, Choe, Gap and Jean Paul Gaultier. Her additional works include modeling for Ralph Lauren, Oscar de la Renta, Tommy Hilfiger, and Marc Jacobs.
Apart from modeling she also gained popularity from various movie roles like bra model in Big Momma's House 2. She also featured in music videos for Big & Rich, Jay-Z, Robin Thicke, and Trey Songz, as well as John Legend's 'So High' video in 2005.
As a child, Jessica has witnessed violence and molestation and claimed it was also the reason why she got involved in drugs. She now looks modeling as her savior saying it allowed her to leave and travel away to Paris and New York where she could relax from the dirty environment and didn't need any drugs to heal her pain.
Is She Engaged? Does She Have Husband?
Blessed with inheriting beauty and gorgeous look, supermodel Jessica White has been able to catch the eyes of many men. Back in mid-2000, she was rumored to have dated Vin Diesel. Later, she started dating Sean Penn, but soon everything was over before the relationship took any height.
After dating some big names, she looked settled with a wall street banker. She was engaged to Bruce DeWitt but kept the engagement low-key in 2011. Ending the speculation, she flaunted her engagement ring while walking in red carpet of Beyonce’s Pulse event in late 2011.
Jessica White flaunts engagement ring in 2011 (Photo: essence.com)
Although there were rumors of the duo getting married, Jessica had a split with Bruce but never revealed the reason. Then after laying low-key for years, she was rumored to be dating Nick Cannon in 2015. However, she denied the rumors of Nick being her boyfriend and said that she would never come between Nick and his wife, Mariah Carey.
Jessica White was born on 21 June 1984 in Buffalo, New York. Jessica, age 34, holds an American nationality and stands tall at the height of 1.77 meters (5 feet and 9.5 inches).
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She lived there with her parents and had to go through rough days and also carries unforgetful memories of her childhood. She attended Kensington High School to flourish her modeling career.