• Jena Frumes is a model and social media personality with an estimated net worth of $250,000
• She is of French, Native American, and African descent, and attended North Carolina Central University
• She gained fame through Instagram, and has earned numerous opportunities through her online fame
• She has been romantically linked to celebrities Nick Cannon and Jesse Lingard
• She has over 3.5 million followers on Instagram, and is known for her physical looks
Who is Jena Frumes?
Jena Frumes was born on 21 September 1993, in Union Beach, New Jersey, USA, and is a model as well as a social media personality, best known for initially gaining fame through the website Instagram, on which she has gained millions of followers. She’s also been featured in various online publications and websites over the years.
The Net Worth of Jena Frumes
How rich is Jena Frumes? As of early-2019, sources estimate a net worth that is over $250,000, earned largely through a successful career in modelling. Her online fame has led her to numerous opportunities, and as she continues her career, it is expected that her wealth will also continue to increase.
Early Life and Education
Jena is of French, Native American, and African descent. She was raised by her parents in New Jersey alongside a younger sister. She didn’t initially think of herself as someone who could pursue a career in modelling, as she was shy. She attended high school in New Jersey, and after matriculating enrolled into North Carolina Central University (NCCU) located in Durham.
The school is commonly known as Central and is an historically black university founded by James E. Shepard in 1909. The school was primarily supported by philanthropists early in its inception, before becoming a part of the state system, and is known for offering a variety of programs in the arts and sciences. During her time there, she realized that she wanted to pursue a career in the entertainment industry, and was supported by her parents who insisted that she should try it out despite her hesitations. She had no problems when it came to her body as she was always inclined to do athletics since she was young. Eventually, she decided to fully pursue a career in modelling, and moved to Los Angeles to gain more opportunities.
Social Media Fame
While looking for openings in modelling, Frumes began to develop her social media presence too, by posting photos regularly online to showcase her features and capabilities. She began by increasing her presence on the social media website Instagram which would become an avenue for her to gain numerous opportunities. Instagram is a social media service owned by Facebook, and is one of the most popular photo as well as video services in the world, with over 800 million registered users.
The platform allows users to upload photos or videos to their own accounts which can then be easily edited through built in filters the website has. These photos can then be organized through tags or locations before it can be shared with the public or pre-approved followers. The website has quickly become one of the most used photo sharing services in the world, and is used by around 500 million people daily. As she continued posting content her fame grew, and soon she started gaining endorsements which would increase her net worth significantly.
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Eventually, Jena was noticed by television personality Nick Cannon, who invited her to be a guest in the MTV television show “Wild N’ Out”. The series is an improvisational comedy show similar to “Whose Line Is It Anyway”, in which two teams battle it out in improvisational games to the entertainment of the audience. The show is known for featuring several celebrities and comedians, and for its game called Wild Style in which teams much battle each other through freestyle rap. The show has been running for 16 seasons since 2005.
She earned a lot of acquaintances and friend through the show, which led to connections with personalities in the entertainment circle. She then featured in the music video entitled “Ah Yeah” by Jacob Latimore, leading to invitations to feature in other music videos.
Her modelling endeavors grew too, and she started endorsing cosmetics as well as beach wear. She also regularly appeared as a part of ANS Wolfpack, and gained a role in the sports film “Mango Guava”, which is about a runner who gets involved romantically leading to disillusionment.
Personal Life and Social Media
For her personal life, it is known that Frumes was romantically linked to Nick Cannon who was partly responsible for her rise to fame. The two dated and teven posted photos together through Instagram. After their relationship ended, she dated Antonio Brown which created quite a stir as he was known for being involved with Chelsie Kyriss whom he reportedly still lived with, as they had a family together. Frumes refused to comment on the relationship, but later stated that they were no longer together.
One of her most recent relationships was with professional soccer player Jesse Lingard, who is best known for playing with the Premier League club Manchester United and the England national team. The two dated for a while but eventually parted as well.
According to her, she is a dog lover and owns a dog she named Yoda after the popular “Star Wars” character. She also enjoys boxing, and loves eating watermelons. Similar to numerous models, she is highly active online through accounts on social media. She has over 3.5 million followers on Instagram on which she posts mainly about her modelling endeavors. She has been praised for her physical looks, which have been responsible for her large number of followers.
Source: IMDb, Wikipedia