Who is Jilly Anais?
Jilly Anais Moor was born in Houston, Texas USA on 2 January 1996 – her zodiac sign is Capricorn and she holds American nationality. She is a pop singer and model, but who is probably known best for being the girlfriend of Deshaun Watson, a National Football League (NFL) quarterback.
Childhood and education
Jilly was raised alongside her younger brother in Houston by their father who was a factory worker, and their mother who was a cashier at a local supermarket.
Jilly grew up dreaming about becoming a model, as she and her peers would often read girly magazines and watch models on the catwalk on TV.
She became physically active while attending elementary school, and then started playing soccer and doing gymnastics upon enrolling at a high school. Jilly practiced her acting skills at the Ensemble Theatre, and there appeared in numerous plays, sometimes portraying lead characters. In 2011, she became Miss Teen Houston and was also the school’s varsity cheerleader.
Jilly matriculated in 2014, and then chose not to enroll at a college but to move to Los Angeles, California and work on her career.
Career as a model and singer
Jilly was actually just 13 when she signed her first contract, with Page Parkes Modeling & Acting Agency, and was invited to appear in numerous commercials, such as those for Sakowitz Furs, Academy and Dance Spirits and Dance Academy.
She launched her singing career in February 2015, when her debut song “The Juice” came out –co-composed by The Invaders, it gained mostly positive reviews. Jilly’s eponymous extended play (EP) came out not long after, and comprised songs “Tough Love”, “Danza” and “Lucky Girl” – she also released another single, “Afterparty” in 2015.
Jilly is today running her YouTube channel which she launched on 6 January 2012, and which is subscribed to by over 570,000 people, while it counts more than 40 million views of all her videos combined – she mostly uploads her music and vlogging videos – her most popular video “2 Truths 1 Lie” has been watched almost 12 million times since 23 February 2018.
Career as an actress
Jilly made her debut TV series appearance in 2013, when cast to play Maria in the episode “All Rumors Are True” of the drama “East Los High”, which starred Danielle Vega, Gabriel Chavararia and Alicia Sixtos, and aired from 2013 to 2017.
It follows the lives of teenagers living in East Los Angeles, and won one award while it was nominated for eight others.
The year 2016 saw her play Beverly in the episode “Weakness” of the science fiction horror series “Freakish”, then in 2017 Jilly made her debut film appearance, when she played The Friend, one of the lead characters in the short comedy “Scooby Doo Is Back”, which also starred Lele Pons and Antonio Ramos and is about the gang who find a new unsolved mystery after no work for several months. Jilly’s latest credit has been in 2019, when she portrayed Missy in the drama film “God Send” written and directed by Levi Holiman.
Jilly has also appeared in two talk-shows: “Women Talk with Meosha” in 2016 and “Turning 21” in 2020.
Love life and relationship with Deshaun Watson
Before meeting Deshaun, Jilly was in a relationship with Dejounte Murray who is a National Basketball Association (NBA) guard; they dated for close to two years before splitting ways in the late 2018 – they were introduced by a mutual friend at a party in early 2017 and started dating several days later. It is believed by many that Dejounte was planning to ask Jilly to marry him before they split.
In 2019, Jilly started dating Deshaun Watson, and they were also introduced by a mutual friend – it is widely known that Jilly is mostly attracted to football and basketball players. Jilly and Deshaun have been dating for nearly two years now, and there are no rumors nor controversies surrounding their relationship.
As of November 2020, Jilly is in a relationship, hasn’t married and doesn’t have children.
Hobbies and other interests
Jilly loves to listen to music, and grew-up listening to Michael Jackson, Madonna and Janet Jackson, whom she believes have influenced both her music and her personality.
My Cookbook launch event was beyond a dream! Thank you to each and everyone of you for the support! I am so blessed! Pre-order yours now if you haven’t already at https://t.co/JGj90LJqbN ? #ChefJilly pic.twitter.com/T6K4IAzbR8
— Jilly Anais™ (@JillyAnais) November 15, 2020
She likes to travel, and has been to many US states for both work and pleasure, while Jilly has also been to many European countries, with her favorite city among the ones she has visited being Paris in France. Jilly is interested in fashion and is following all the latest trends, while she’s a bit of a shopaholic, as she goes shopping for clothes at least once a week.
She is keen on watching movies in her spare time, and her favorite actor and actress are Leonardo DiCaprio and Julia Roberts, while a few of her favorite movies are “Titanic”, “Notting Hill” and “The Runaway Bride”.
Age and height
Jilly’s age is 24. She has long brown hair and brown eyes, her height is 5ft 5ins (1.68m) and weighs around 130lbs (58kgs). As of November 2020, her net worth has been estimated at over $2 million.
Who is Deshaun Watson?
Derrick Deshaun Watson was born in Gainesville, Georgia USA, on 14 September 1995 – his zodiac sign is Virgo, and he holds American nationality. He was raised an only child by his parents Don Richardson and Deann Watson.
He studied at Gainesville High School, and started playing for their football team Red Elephants during his junior year, subsequently setting many records for total number of yards, touchdowns and passing yards. Upon matriculation, Deshaun enrolled at Clemson University in January 2014, and started playing for their football team The Tigers, but missed three games that season after breaking a bone in his hand against Louisville Cardinals.
He played for the Tigers until 12 May 2017 when he signed a contract with the Houston Texans competing in the NFL – on 28 April 2020, Deshaun extended his contract with the Texans to 2025.
He donated the first NFL check he received – $27,000to three people struck by Hurricane Harvey.