Jessica Jones
Jessica Jones
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Portrayed by Krysten Ritter
Statistics
Full Name Jessica Jones
Age 31
Height 5'9"
Build Slim
Eyes Brown
Hair Black
Skin Caucasian
Factions Alias Investigations

Claim to Fame

A damn good private detective and known meta-human working out of Hell's Kitchen.

Reputation

Prone to bursts of temper and cutting sarcasm, but nevertheless excellent at what she does. An accessible person to approach if you are in trouble or need help of any kind.

Biography

"Maybe it’s enough that the world thinks that I’m a hero. Maybe if I work long and hard, maybe I can fool myself."

Character Details

Cranky and cynical, Jessica's work and past constantly invite her to see the worst in people. Nevertheless, she's got a big heart. She yearns for acceptance, and the rewards that come from forging deep connections with others. She struggles with addiction, depression, self-sabotage, raging guilt, and a host of other serious issues.

In fact, look up the word "issues" in the dictionary and you'd probably find her picture staring back at you.

Despite all this, she has a reputation for being someone people can go to if they need help. She'll tell you her primary weakness is she occasionally gives a damn. The truth is, she almost always does. She has a hard time turning away from people who are in trouble, in pain or in danger, primarily because at her heart, she wants to be a hero that the people in her life can be proud to know.

It doesn't hurt that she takes a lot of pride in her investigative skills, either. In fact, if asked, she'd tell you that's the one thing— maybe even the only thing— she knows for sure she will ever get right.

Relationships

Trivia

  • Jessica's birthday is November 1st.
  • Though few people guess this about her, Jessica reads voraciously on a wide variety of subjects.
  • Any kind of puzzle is like crack to Jessica Jones, whether it's a deep mystery or a crossword puzzle done on a stakeout.

Current Mood

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Playlist

RP Logs & Journals

November 19, 2017: Demon Bear: A Trap Mislaid

Emery, Owen and Jessica Jones lay a trap for Bear and Company.

(permalink: log:6523 | tags: boomerang dr._jane_foster jessica_jones moonstar rodb samael the_winter_soldier | posted: 20 Nov 2017 06:42)

November 16, 2017: The House at Graymalkin Lane

This universe's Jessica Jones re-enters Lorna Dane's orbit as she continues to pursue her more mundane investigation into the matter of all things Demon Bear.

(permalink: log:6512 | tags: jessica_jones polaris rodb | posted: 17 Nov 2017 04:37)

November 15, 2017: Rescuing Emily Montrose

With the means to communicate with Emily Montrose's undecaying corpse finally at their disposal (thanks to Zatanna's bizarre adventure in an occult film containing a long-kept secret), Team Getting Shit Done discovers a means to retrieve the woman's lost psyche — and a dark, malign force slowly gathering power, secreted away within the depths of astral space. (Constantine GMing.)

(permalink: log:6515 | tags: dr._jane_foster jessica_jones john_constantine red_robin vexed white_queen winter_solder zatanna_zatara | posted: 17 Nov 2017 23:42)

November 15, 2017: Guarding the Fairy Princess

Emery's encounter with the demon bear prompts him to call the two people on his emergency contact list, one of whom happens to be Jessica Jones. The detective finds herself in the role of unlikely babysitter.

(permalink: log:6513 | tags: jessica_jones rodb | posted: 17 Nov 2017 05:17)

November 14, 2017: Faces Come Out in the Rain

Dr. Strange seeks out one Jessica Jones, who is still licking her wounds and making Bad Decisions in response to her encounter with the demon bear.

(permalink: log:6501 | tags: doctor_strange jessica_jones rodb | posted: 14 Nov 2017 23:10)

November 12, 2017: Demon Bear: SoaE: Jessica Jones

Jessica Jones' nightmare within the Demon Bear's shadow. A continuation from log: http://cmbeta.wikidot.com/log:6488

(permalink: log:6497 | tags: jessica_jones moonstar rodb | posted: 14 Nov 2017 03:54)

November 12, 2017: Demon Bear: Shadow of an Eclipse

Bucky, Constantine, JJ and several others go hunting a Bear to find Jane Foster.

(permalink: log:6488 | tags: jessica_jones john_constantine moonstar rodb the_winter_soldier | posted: 13 Nov 2017 05:55)

November 11, 2017: Delicate Dance

After the trouble at the hospital Jessica Jones wakes up in her own apartment to find Michael Carter there with her. He gets to navigate the process of dealing with a cranky, somewhat sick, and wholly embarrassed PI.

(permalink: log:6479 | tags: jessica_jones rule_britannia tigers_flies | posted: 11 Nov 2017 23:58)

November 10, 2017: Distress Call

Danny Rand, Luke Cage, Six, and Daredevil come together to respond to an apparent distress call from Jessica Jones.

(permalink: log:6476 | tags: daredevil iron_fist jessica_jones power-man six tigers_flies | posted: 11 Nov 2017 06:51)

November 07, 2017: Cutscene: The Meticulous Process

Jessica Jones continues to evaluate the scene at Jane Foster's last known location.

(permalink: log:6460 | tags: jessica_jones rodb | posted: 08 Nov 2017 18:30)

November 07, 2017: Poisoned Ground

Luke Cage catches Jessica Jones at a bad time when he shows up to try to mend some fences.

(permalink: log:6458 | tags: jessica_jones power-man rodb | posted: 08 Nov 2017 04:44)

November 06, 2017: The Man Who Has Everything

Jessica Jones checks in with Tony Stark in the wake of the disastrous gala.

(permalink: log:6478 | tags: iron_man jessica_jones | posted: 11 Nov 2017 23:47)

November 06, 2017: Is That What We're Calling it Now?

Kate Bishop and Jessica Jones reconcile in the wake of their disastrous encounter at the Checkerbrick.

(permalink: log:6472 | tags: hawkeye_ii jessica_jones pivpi | posted: 10 Nov 2017 05:27)

November 02, 2017: Cindy Ditches the D-List!

Cindy Moon tells Jessica Jones about her offer to join the Titans.

(permalink: log:6428 | tags: jessica_jones silk | posted: 03 Nov 2017 03:15)

October 31, 2017: The Broken Door

Michael Carter makes a stop by Alias Investigations, kicking down the door when he thinks Jessica Jones is in danger. Things take a wholly unexpected turn for the both of them from there.

(permalink: log:6427 | tags: jessica_jones rule_britannia | posted: 03 Nov 2017 01:26)

October 30, 2017: Parlay

Elektra Natchios becomes the latest in a long line of people to break into Alias Investigations. She's got questions, Jess has lies.

(permalink: log:6415 | tags: elektra jessica_jones | posted: 31 Oct 2017 03:28)

October 29, 2017: AoA: The Last Battle

The American army launches a desperate attack to recover Washington from the Heirs of Apocalypse. The newly formed Avengers lead the charge. Meet Captain America (Bucky Barnes), Thor (Darcy Lewis), Captain Marvel (Jessica Jones), Black Widow (Natasha Romanova) and Iron Man (Tony Stark) in their first battle as a team. (Emits by Nate Grey).

(permalink: log:6406 | tags: black_widow darce jessica_jones raoa the_winter_soldier x-man | posted: 29 Oct 2017 21:56)

October 26, 2017: Site Survey

Now aware that the problem at the Checkerbrick is magical in nature, Jessica Jones calls John Constantine to come get his take. She's hoping he can fix it, but nothing's ever that simple.

(permalink: log:6416 | tags: jessica_jones john_constantine pivpi vexed | posted: 31 Oct 2017 04:37)

October 26, 2017: The Best Job in the World

The clients are ready to let Kate Bishop and Jessica Jones into their store at last. Jessica tries to take the opportunity to forge an alliance, only to be derailed when the Case of the Checkerbrick Effect takes an entirely new twist.

(permalink: log:6400 | tags: hawkeye_ii jessica_jones pivpi | posted: 28 Oct 2017 08:09)

October 25, 2017: Cake and a Favor

Jessica Jones swings by Titans Tower to congratulate Red Robin on the launch of his new team. She also makes a request.

(permalink: log:6390 | tags: jessica_jones red_robin | posted: 26 Oct 2017 04:44)

October 24, 2017: Double Trouble

Jessica Jones' weird case gets even weirder.

(permalink: log:6383 | tags: hawkeye jessica_jones pivpi | posted: 25 Oct 2017 01:40)

October 23, 2017: An Off Day

A quick pro bono deadbeat dad case takes a twist for Jessica Jones when she realizes her target is a lost member of a criminal organization, one who doesn't want to go back to the life.

(permalink: log:6378 | tags: boomerang jessica_jones | posted: 24 Oct 2017 03:33)

October 23, 2017: Justice for the Dead

Jessica Jones reaches out to Elinor Ravensdale to see if she can't get some answers from the dead Officer Briggs. Elinor brings Jess information on two murder victims who need justice.

(permalink: log:6377 | tags: jessica_jones morella pivpi | posted: 24 Oct 2017 03:14)

October 22, 2017: Orders from Upstairs

Matt Murdock informs Jessica Jones that the case they've thrown in on together is not nearly as banal as they thought it was. Jess doesn't mind too much.

(permalink: log:6376 | tags: daredevil jessica_jones pivpi tigers_flies | posted: 24 Oct 2017 03:08)

October 20, 2017: Xiuhn'azel's Comfort

The aftermath of Deadpool's appearance leaves Jessica Jones reeling. Azalea Kingston gets her back on an even keel…and hides a few details about another matter she's looking into.

(permalink: log:6367 | tags: jessica_jones the_dark_devil tigers_flies | posted: 21 Oct 2017 05:53)

October 20, 2017: Don't Trust the DP in Apartment 23

Deadpool randomly appears in the bathtub at Alias Investigations. Azalea Kingston and Jessica Jones deal with that.

(permalink: log:6365 | tags: deadpool jessica_jones the_dark_devil | posted: 20 Oct 2017 05:14)

October 18, 2017: Refreshingly Banal

Finding herself embroiled in a case that's as much legal dispute as it is a mystery, Jessica Jones turns to Matt Murdock for help.

(permalink: log:6355 | tags: daredevil jessica_jones pivpi | posted: 18 Oct 2017 05:36)

October 17, 2017: One Long Grouchy Sigh

The title almost says it all. But is any other reaction really possible when Jessica Jones takes a meeting with Danny Rand?

(permalink: log:6354 | tags: iron_fist jessica_jones | posted: 18 Oct 2017 05:26)

October 15, 2017: AoA: The Hammer

Meet Darcy Lewis, the mighty Thor. Summoned to New York by prayer (and radio) she is invited to the Avengers Initiative by the President himself (emit by Nate)

(permalink: log:6338 | tags: darce jessica_jones raoa the_winter_soldier x-man | posted: 15 Oct 2017 21:43)

October 13, 2017: AKA Millennial Pink and Unicorn Latte

Jessica Jones catches a new case. Is it as simple as a dispute between business owners? Or is something deeper going on here?

(permalink: log:6331 | tags: hawkeye jessica_jones pivpi | posted: 14 Oct 2017 02:29)

October 13, 2017: Snow White, Bodyguard, and Labradoodle

Danny Rand becomes the target of a kidnapping plot, which forces him to reveal his magical glowing fist to Emery Papsworth and Jessica Jones. Of course, Emery and Jess reveal a few new things to Danny and one another, too.

(permalink: log:6328 | tags: iron_fist jessica_jones samael | posted: 13 Oct 2017 05:20)

October 12, 2017: AoA: Much to Avenge

Set in the war-ravaged world Earth-295. Director Barnes approaches Captain Jessica Jones with an offer.

(permalink: log:6326 | tags: jessica_jones raoa the_winter_soldier | posted: 13 Oct 2017 02:03)

October 10, 2017: A Man's Pride

Now a free man, Bucky Barnes pays Jessica Jones a visit. There's a great deal to catch up on.

(permalink: log:6369 | tags: jessica_jones the_winter_soldier | posted: 22 Oct 2017 05:46)

October 08, 2017: AKA Right vs. Right

Jessica Jones finally develops the courage to go and face Luke Cage after her return to Wakanda. Her attempts at apologizing and explaining do not end well.

(permalink: log:6337 | tags: jessica_jones power-man | posted: 15 Oct 2017 20:30)

October 07, 2017: Homecoming

A few days after their return from Wakanda, Bucky and Jane finally reach out to those who were part of bringing them home. Special Iron Man and Spider-Man cameos.

(permalink: log:6346 | tags: agent_carter daredevil dr._jane_foster iron_man jessica_jones john_constantine rule_britannia spider-man the_cavalry the_dark_devil the_winter_soldier | posted: 17 Oct 2017 04:09)

October 05, 2017: It Was a Slow Day at the Office

Home from Wakanda at last, Jessica Jones settles in and tries to make sense of life back in New York City. Danny Rand gives her just what she needs by showing up with a brand new case.

(permalink: log:6327 | tags: iron_fist jessica_jones | posted: 13 Oct 2017 04:15)

October 01, 2017: Hiari na Kitari ni Yako

With the rumble finished and the real bomber caught, only a single step remains in the fight to clear Bucky Barnes. When Jessica Jones realizes the final puzzle piece is a cultural one, she approaches Jane Foster to present her with a choice.

(permalink: log:6312 | tags: dr._jane_foster jessica_jones mizizi_na_nyasi | posted: 08 Oct 2017 18:57)

October 01, 2017: Rubicon

Run by T'Challa. Acting on information regarding Blackstone gleaned from Elektra, Jane, Jessica, Matt, and Zatanna head to the hospital to ask him some questions… only to discover the true root of the infiltration in Wakanda. …And angry Wakandan gangsters.

(permalink: log:6311 | tags: black_panther daredevil dr._jane_foster jessica_jones mizizi_na_nyasi zatanna_zatara | posted: 08 Oct 2017 18:00)

September 30, 2017: Aletheia

Jane and Matt, having captured Elektra, bring her to the SHORO Investigation Deck for questioning. Jessica lets them in, and Elektra — backed into a corner — reluctantly gives them a key piece of the puzzle in the Wakandan infiltration.

(permalink: log:6290 | tags: daredevil dr._jane_foster elektra jessica_jones mizizi_na_nyasi | posted: 01 Oct 2017 04:46)

September 28, 2017: AoA: Drunken Comfort

Lorna excuses herself from the conference room with Magneto in company, and Captain Jones comes to offer booze.

(permalink: log:6300 | tags: jessica_jones of polaris raoa | posted: 03 Oct 2017 22:43)

September 28, 2017: AoA: Meet the Lehnsherrs

Jessica Jones has taken the bulk of the dimensionally-displaced X-Men to New York, and Magneto comes to see them. Much heartache follows. Emits by Nate.

(permalink: log:6287 | tags: cloud darce jessica_jones phoenix polaris raoa x-man x-men | posted: 29 Sep 2017 18:15)

September 26, 2017: Priority Return

After the bombing at Rizza's house Jessica Jones has a single request for one Zatanna Zatara. Will Luke Cage be pissed? Jones' money is on, "Yes."

(permalink: log:6298 | tags: jessica_jones mizizi_na_nyasi zatanna_zatara | posted: 03 Oct 2017 04:45)

September 26, 2017: AKA Bad Decisions

Luke Cage brings Jessica Jones some bad news. The push-pull of tension between them comes to a rather explosive end.

(permalink: log:6281 | tags: black_panther dr._jane_foster jessica_jones mizizi_na_nyasi power-man | posted: 27 Sep 2017 02:58)

September 25, 2017: AoA: Airship to New York

Jean awakes in a different world. Lorna brings her up to date and they spot the Alias, an airship commanded by Captain Jessica Jones. It is time to go to the city. (Emits by Nate).

(permalink: log:6277 | tags: darce jessica_jones phoenix polaris raoa x-man x-men | posted: 26 Sep 2017 11:47)

September 15, 2017: Deluxe Briefing

Zatanna Zatara, John Constantine and Azalea Kingston seek out one Jessica Jones in Wakanda. They get an update on the case so far and develop a starting point for their own efforts in the attempts to free Bucky Barnes once and for all.

(permalink: log:6258 | tags: jessica_jones john_constantine mizizi_na_nyasi the_dark_devil zatanna_zatara | posted: 19 Sep 2017 08:11)

September 10, 2017: Ms. Potts' School of Basic Business

Jessica Jones' crappy financial skills cause her to wind up broke in a foreign country days before payday. Fortunately, Obadiah Stane's foresight and Pepper Potts' overall kindness are there to save the day.

(permalink: log:6254 | tags: jessica_jones pepper_potts | posted: 16 Sep 2017 23:14)

September 09, 2017: AKA Truth Juice

Members of one of Wakanda's more politically motivated street gangs decide to round up Michael Carter and Jessica Jones, determined to learn the truth about why they're really there. Michael and Jess end up having a drugged up heart-to-heart before the gang decides their story truly is exactly as it says on the tin.

(permalink: log:6252 | tags: jessica_jones mizizi_na_nyasi rule_britannia | posted: 16 Sep 2017 03:23)

September 08, 2017: The Mentos Affair

Spy and PI go hunting for more evidence in Wakanda. They don't have much in the way of resources, and they don't quite speak the same jargon, but Peggy Carter and Jessica Jones make it work as usual.

(permalink: log:6251 | tags: agent_carter jessica_jones mizizi_na_nyasi | posted: 15 Sep 2017 05:35)

September 07, 2017: An Uncommon Reaction

Jessica Jones decides to follow both her heart, and Matt Murdock's advice, and tells Luke Cage the truth about Reva Connors even knowing that the response could hamper the mission to clear James Barnes. The reaction both is, and isn't, what she expected. Then, back on the job, they find some evidence and make some promising new connections.

(permalink: log:6244 | tags: jessica_jones mizizi_na_nyasi power-man | posted: 14 Sep 2017 02:11)

September 06, 2017: AKA Morgan Freeman's Voice

After an evening spent watching over Jessica Jones and contemplating what might be most useful, Melinda May chooses to leave Wakanda for good in order to see what might be found in Armenia. She offers Jessica a few gifts on her way out the door.

(permalink: log:6242 | tags: jessica_jones mizizi_na_nyasi the_cavalry | posted: 13 Sep 2017 04:52)

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