Jess Hilarious, the comedian, experienced a brief stint on The Breakfast Club, a popular radio show, in 2023. Despite initial expectations from fans that she might become a permanent host, her appearances turned out to be as a guest host. In early 2024, she criticized her co-hosts on Instagram, leading to speculation about her future on the show.
While her prospects on The Breakfast Club seem dim, Jess Hilarious is currently on tour in 2024, performing comedy in various U.S. states. There’s a possibility that she might return to The Breakfast Club for further discussion, but her permanent position on the show seems unlikely.
Who is Jess Hilarious?
Jess Hilarious, also known as Jessica Robin Moore, is an American comedian, actress, and influencer who gained popularity for her appearances on season 9 of MTV’s Wild ‘N Out, as well as several programs on VH1, BET, and other networks. Additionally, Jessica has gained recognition for her uproarious sketch comedy series, Jess with the Mess, which she shares on her Instagram profile, boasting a substantial following of over 5.4 million users. Additionally, she serves as the co-host of the well-acclaimed podcast, Carefully Reckless, where she articulates her viewpoints on diverse subjects.
Jess Hilarious was born on February 16, 1992, in Baltimore, Maryland, to Kevin and Robin Moore. She attended a local high school and college, but she did not reveal much about her education. She started her comedy career by performing at local clubs and events, and soon gained recognition for her witty and relatable jokes. She also began posting videos on social media, where she attracted a large fan base.
According to various sources, Jess Hilarious has a net worth of around $300,000 as of 2023, which she earned from her comedy shows, TV appearances, podcasts, and endorsements. She is also a single mother to her son, Ashton, whom she often features in her videos.
Jess Hilarious on The Breakfast Club
One of the highlights of Jess Hilarious’ career was her guest appearances on The Breakfast Club, a nationally syndicated radio show hosted by Charlamagne Tha God and DJ Envy. She joined the show several times in 2023 and impressed the hosts and the listeners with her humor and charisma. Many people speculated that she would become a permanent co-host of the show, replacing Angela Yee, who left in December 2022.
However, Jess Hilarious denied the rumors, saying that she was only a guest host and that she had other projects to focus on. She also clarified that she had a good relationship with Charlamagne and DJ Envy, and that she enjoyed being on the show. She said that she would love to return to the show in the future, but not as a regular host.
Recent Controversies and Updates on Her Career
Despite her success and popularity, Jess Hilarious has also faced some controversies and criticisms for her comments and actions. One of the most notable incidents was her backlash for calling four Sikh men on her flight to Chicago “threatening” and “making her nervous” in 2019. She posted a video on Instagram, expressing her discomfort and fear, which led to accusations of racism and xenophobia. She later apologized for her remarks, but the damage was already done.
Another controversy that Jess Hilarious faced was her feud with TS Madison, a transgender TV personality, over the issue of transphobia and womanhood. Jess Hilarious posted a video on Instagram, defending biological women and criticizing transgender women for claiming to have periods and womanhood. She said that biological women are the “gatekeepers” of periods and womanhood and that transgender women are “chasing something they will never get”. TS Madison responded to her video, calling her ignorant and hateful, and urging her to educate herself. The two exchanged heated words on social media, sparking a debate among their fans and followers.
Despite the controversies, Jess Hilarious has not stopped pursuing her comedy career. She announced that she would be going on tour in 2024, performing in various states across the country. She also said that she would be working on some new projects, such as a comedy special and a movie. She said that she was grateful for her fans and supporters and that she would continue to make them laugh and smile.