Jessica Parido is an American television personality, entrepreneur, and reality star known for her appearance on the Bravo TV series Shahs of Sunset, where her confident personality and her romance with former husband Mike Shouhed enthralled her audience.
Jessica Parido Bio, Age
The millionaire’s date of birth is December 12, 1988, and she was born in Orange County, California, United States. Jessica Anne Parido comes from a wealthy family, although there are not many details about her parents and family background. Nevertheless, she has a mixed ethnic background and is of Iranian-American descent. The fashionista loves painting, movies/TV series, and of course modeling. Jessica has a younger sister, Kristina, to whom she says she owes her life.
As a child, her love of acting was already noticed in her passionate pursuit of stage appearances in her school days. Jessica attended the drama academy of the Los Angeles City College (LACC). After her teenage medical crisis, the lively young lady became interested in the nursing profession. While working as a registered nurse in Beverly Hills, the cancer survivor made her debut in the TV reality series “Shahs Of Sunset”, which was broadcast on Bravo TV. The show was made especially for Persian-American people living in Las Vegas who juggle their personal and social lives. It was their performance and ratings in the show that made it popular.
Besides her role as a nurse and on the screen, Jessica also tried her hand at being an entrepreneur. She launched her own clothing line for women, Glam Envy LLC.
There is no helpful information about the names and profiles of the parents of the reality star. Apart from the fact that they are wealthy and of Iranian origin, nothing is known about them.
Jessica Parido became famous not only because of her wealthy parents but also because of her vividness in the reality show Shahs Of Sunset. Even more, was her romantic attraction to the co-reality star Mike Shouhed. It is believed that her love story in Shahs Of Sunset raised the show’s target rating point (TRP). The lovebirds got engaged and finally sealed the bond of marriage in 2015 with a wedding ceremony that took place at the Millennium Biltmore Hotel in Los Angeles, California. The couple, who had hoped to grow old together, spent their honeymoon in Mykonos, Ibiza, and Paris.
Barely six months later, the couple realized that they had had a hard time sailing the love boat with Jessica and filed for divorce. Mike was allegedly accused of embezzlement, with several pieces of evidence found on his phone. As much as the story revealed, Jessica had found intimate messages from “the other women”. The divorce proceedings were concluded in 2017. However, they have been living separately since the beginning of their marriage drama.
Mike Shouhed is a business/real estate personality and also a graduate of the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA). It has been reported that all his attempts to get back together with his reality TV love have been in vain.
Jessica also had a love affair with Karlen Chris Shubaralyan. In 2016, the businessman faced a domestic violence charge against his ex-wife and was subsequently sentenced to over 25 years in prison. After two failed relationships, Jessica is currently keeping her private life hidden.
The star of the Shahs of Sunset sheds more light on Jessica’s captivating personality: The Shahs of Sunset is a cancer survivor whose agonizing experience has led her into a new world of self-confidence. She was diagnosed with leukemia at a young age and was admitted to Yorba Linda Hospital in California.
Jessica was ready to take her lead role in a school play when her parents told her the news. The young girl had suffered from constant dizziness and weakness. This led to an inexplicable weight loss. When Jessica brought the news, she remembered the pain she had been through and even more so her optimism never to give up. She believed in the best for the future, even as her family feared that tomorrow would be a bleak day for her. Her faith accompanied her when it turned out that her sister Kristina was a perfect match for her bone marrow transplant. Jessica spent her 50th birthday in an isolation room, where she stayed for the next eight months until the doctors saw fit to release her. Jessica beat the low survival rate and severely damaged the immune system the doctors said and won the fight.
In the firm belief that she has been given a second chance in life, Jessica appreciates life and approaches people in need. She was inspired to become a nurse because she had amazing caregivers at that time. Jessica is dedicated to raising awareness and teaching health knowledge to people. In her spare time, she is involved in charitable work and spends time with sick children.
Jessica Parido Net Worth
Jessica Parido has an estimated net worth of $2.5 million. She reportedly has an annual income of $500,000. Typical of most millionaires, Jessica Parido lives a life of luxury. She has a home in Orange County, California, and owns a number of exotic cars, including Mercedes, Chevy Volt, and a BMW. In all of these, she still makes room for the sick and needy in her wealth.