Jennie Pegouskie rose to fame with her appearance in Ed Sheeran’s hit song Shape of You. The girl is also known for her amazing dancing skills and appearing at 2017 MTV Video Music Awards as Ed Sheeran’s date.
Jennie has also been on several tv shows including The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon, The Ellen Show, Jimmy Kimmel Live and many others.
Let’s know more about the young lady in this short wiki that includes some interesting facts about her.
Jennie Pegouskie Wiki, Bio and Family
She was born as Jennie Pegouskie Bentot on August 14, 1988, in Seattle, Washington. Jennie is American and belongs to mixed ethnicity. Few people also say she belongs to Blasian ethnicity.
We don’t know the name of her high school but she went to the University of Washington and from there she majored in communication and marketing.
Despite being popular she has managed to keep the information about her family private. No one apart from her near and dears knows about her parents, siblings and even if she is in any relationship or not.
She Wasn’t Supposed to be Featured in Shape of You
Has it ever happened to you that you had plans for joining a company as an intern but got selected for a permanent job instead?
Well, not exactly but a similar thing happened with Jennie Pegouskie here.
At first, she was hired for the job of Shape of You’s video’s production manager. But the girls who auditioned for the lead role was unable to impress the video creators. So Jennie Pegouskie got the job as the lead female in song.
Many people think Jennie is a newcomer in the show business but the reality is somehow opposite.
Previously she went on tour with Macklemore and Ryan Lewis.
The American hip-hop duo has won Grammy award for their commendable work.
Jennie Pegouskie is Married, Most Probably
Just like the information about her family, Jennie Pegouskie has kept the things about her relationship, private.
Some people have linked her to Kamel Bentot, he is a professional photographer.
Here’s a recent image he shared on his Instagram account.
He captioned the image with the following text.
No Caption needed.
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Since no one has confirmed their relationship, I could not say from just one image that they are dating. Until I checked the Instagram account of Jennie.
She has added Bentot sir name behind her name on her Instagram profile. Could it be they are married? It must be true, the signal is enough to know they both have been married. But we don’t know when it happened or where.
Jennie Used To Perform in Theatres and Has Marketing Experience
Since her childhood, she wanted to be a part of the entertainment industry.
Jennie Pegouskie started her journey in entertainment filed with dancing. She furnished her skills by dance practicing and by performing at several public events in the beginning.
She also joined several theatre productions in high school and university.
Now the next part may come to you as a surprise.
This is totally different from the entertainment field.
In 2010 she joined a Seattle based real estate firm, named Blanton Turner. Her designation at her first job was a marketing assistant. Quit strange right!
As the marketing field is totally different from dancing and entertainment. She worked there for one year and seven months.
Afterward, she got the job as a marketing manager in Team Foster at Avenue Properties.
She did her job with dedication and hard work and spent over three years on that position only to get promoted to director of marketing in 2016. And since then she is working there.