Who is Joe Rogan’s ex-wife? Jessica Schimmel-Rogan Wiki Bio
Jessica Schimmel-Rogan was born in Scottsdale, Arizona USA, on 28 June 1978, so under the zodiac sign of Cancer and holding American nationality – she mostly gained recognition after marrying the multi-talented Joe Rogan.
Childhood and education
Jessica spent her entire childhood in Arizona with her big family – she has five siblings and while she hasn’t talked about her mother, she looks up to her father, Robert Schimmel, who was a famous stand-up comedian and serves as her role model. Her parents are divorced and her father married her best friend who is just four years older than her which made their relationship somewhat weird.
Watching her father perform since a very early age made Jessica fall in love with comedy as well. She would come up with her own jokes and would try to entertain the family – she attended high school in her hometown, and after matriculation enrolled at the University of Arizona, and graduated with a bachelor’s degree in psychology. However, she didn’t pursue a career in psychology, but would rather find other things she was interested in.
As soon as she obtained her bachelor’s degree, Jessica began working as a cocktail waitress so that she could have enough money to support herself – she was also simultaneously looking for any chance which would allow her to become part of the entertainment industry.
Her interest in comedy came from her father, and he made it possible for her to get a job as an assistant on the set of “The Simpsons” comedy animated TV series – she worked on the set for 15 episodes. She went on to serve as a production assistant for the “Hollywood and Divine: Beauty Secrets Revealed” documentary movie. Her first acting role came in “The Howard Stern Show”, as her father got her to act with him in a couple of episodes.
She launched her modelling career in May 2010, after the “EM Model Management” from China asked her to serve as their model, however, it didn’t take long for Jessica to find out that modelling wasn’t her call, but she would still remain a model and do a couple of photoshoots from time to time.
In 2013, Jessica became a product analyst of Volvo, the popular car brand, and has been part of their team ever since. She has also launched her career as a stand-up comedian, and often performs in local bars.
Marriage with Joe Rogan and personal life
As she is a big fan of comedy, Jessica fell in love with the popular comedian Joe Rogan back in 2008. The two were an instant match, and began dating just a week after their first meeting.
Jessica gave birth to their daughter while the two were still in a relationship – they decided to marry in 2010 after Jessica became pregnant for the second time. Something that not a lot of people know about is that Jessica already has a child from a relationship she had before Joe – she gave birth to her daughter a couple of years before meeting Joe, but has never spoken about the father of her daughter except that he is Canadian.
While there are numerous rumors circulating the internet that Jessica and Joe have divorced, these haven’t been confirmed and judging by the two’s social media accounts, they appear to be living a happy life together.
Who is Joe Rogan?
Joe Rogan was born in Newark, New Jersey USA, on 11 August 1967 so under the zodiac sign of Leo and holding American nationality – he is popular for his career of a stand-up comedian while he is also a color commentator for mixed martial arts, podcast and TV host, and an actor.
Joe launched his career in August 1988 in Boston, when he began performing as a stand-up comedian at local bars. He decided to move to Los Angeles in 1994 as he believed he would have more chances there, and eventually got to sign an exclusive contract with Disney. He was also acting in a few of their shows such as “Hardball” and “News Radio”.
He began his career of a color commentator in 1997, when he started working for the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) – he also served as an interviewer whose job was to talk with the fighters.
He became a popular comedian in 2000, after releasing his first comedy special – he put his career of a comedian on pause in 2001, as he began hosting the “Fear Factor” game show, and didn’t go back to comedy until the show ended in 2006.
Joe has been running his own podcast “The Joe Rogan Experience” since he launched it in 2009.
— Joe Rogan (@joerogan) August 5, 2019
He is quite active on Instagram where he is currently followed by more than 7.1 million people and has uploaded over 4,900 photos onto it. His current net worth is estimated to be more than $25 million.
Likes and hobbies
It might appear to some that Jessica is completely focused on her career of a comedian and actor but there are numerous other things she enjoys doing. Jessica is a big fan of cars, especially race cars, and has participated in a couple of races on real tracks. She is a lover of animals and has recently rescued a husky dog she takes everywhere. She is a nature kind of person, and prefers to spend her time in villages and up on the mountains rather than in cities – she has recently paid the Larner Vineyard a visit.
Being a comedian, she enjoys watching comedy movies, while her favorites are “Ace Ventura: Pet Detective” and “Liar, Liar” both starring Jim Carrey who is also her favorite actor – she was very fond of Robin Williams as well and was hurt when she found out he committed suicide. Jessica is also very sporting and goes to the gym two to three times every week – she was an avid horsewoman throughout her childhood, but stopped this activity many years ago.
Appearance and net worth
Jessica is currently 41 years old. She has long brown hair and brown eyes, while her height and weight are not known.
According to authoritative sources, her current net worth is estimated to be more than $400,000 and is steadily rising thanks to several things she is currently working on.
Social media presence
Jessica is quite active on several popular social media networks, as she has made herself a career of an online personality as well. She launched her Twitter account in October 2014, but has gathered only 200 followers, while she’s tweeted almost 4,000 times. Her Instagram account is currently followed by more than 1,100 people, while she’s uploaded over 550 pictures onto it – Jessica has a Facebook profile, too, but seems to be using it only to keep in touch with her friends and family.
Jessica has her own website on which you can read about her, check her driving, her past works, and contact her in case you have any questions and/or suggestions.