ArtsAutosBooksBusinessEducationEntertainmentFamilyFashionFoodGamesGenderHealthHolidaysHomeHubPagesPersonal FinancePetsPoliticsReligionSportsTechnologyTravel

'Big Brother' alums Jessica Graf and Cody Nickson Expecting First Child

Updated on September 24, 2018
revmjm profile image

Margaret Minnicks has been an online writer for many years. She writes articles about diabetics.

Big Brother and The Amazing Race alums Jessica Graf and Cody Nickson are expecting their first child on April 11, 2019, just two days before Cody's 34th birthday. That means Jess is a little over 11 weeks pregnant. She stated they wanted to enjoy the good news themselves before announcing it to their fans.

The pregnancy comes seven months after Cody proposed to Jess on February 13, 2018. They were planning a fall wedding. Now they have added planning for parenthood to their list.

The engaged couple announced their good news on Monday, September 24. They found out the good news in August, but they waited to let others know right away. They posted the announced on Instagram along with a photo of them holding the photo of an ultrasound.

Source

"Big Brother" Season 19 Alums

Jessica Graf and Cody Nickson met on Season 19 of Big Brother. Neither one of them won the $500,000 grand prize for being the champion. In fact, they didn't even come close. Cody was evicted on day 58 and became the first member of the Jury. He won the $25,000 prize because he was voted to be America's Favorite Houseguest.

Jessica, 27, and Cody, 33, began a showmance known as Jody. They seemed to be more interested in each other than in playing the game. Throughout the season, Jess and Cody had many feuds with the other contestants. Most of the houseguests didn't like the way they played the game. They could put up with Jessica more than Cody. Since she was associated with Cody, they turned on her especially after Cody was evicted. Jessica was left in the house to fend for herself, but not for long because she was evicted a short time later.

The alums returned on Season 20 of Big Brother to host the second Power of Veto competition.

Source

"The Amazing Race" Season 30 Alums

Graft and Nickson participated in the 30th season of The Amazing Race. They worked better on this reality show because they worked as a team. They were the winners and became the first former Big Brother contestants to win the Amazing Race

They took home the $1,000,000 grand prize along with the $5,000 prize they won earlier during the race. Remember, Cody had won the $25,000 by being America's Favorite Houseguest on Big Brother. Therefore, they had a lot of money to begin the lives together.

They used part of the money for a house together. They were already living together when they became engaged.

It was no surprise that the couple won The Amazing Race because they were both disciplined as they competed. After all, Nickson previously served in the United States Air Force and United States Marine Corps. He and Jess worked well together as a team. Their fans are thinking they will do the same as they raise their family together.

Showmances on 'Big Brother'

Graf and Nickson's relationship is just one example of how some showmances can grow into something much deeper after contestants leave the reality show.

There have been more relationships and marriages outside of the Big Brother house than those from The Bachelor, The Bachelorette, and Bachelor in Paradise.

On Jess' Instagram post, she said the Nickson baby will be the fifth Big Brother baby. Cody is already the father of 6-year-old daughter Paisley from a previous relationship. He and Jessica talked about her on Big Brother. The former Marine and Jess are excited about adding to their family and giving Paisley a brother or sister.

Fans of Cody and Jessica look forward to keeping up to date about their wedding plans and the birth of their little one.

Did you watch the Jody showmance on "Big Brother" Season 19?

See results

Did you watch Cody Nickson and Jessica Graf on "The Amazing Race"?

See results

Comments

    0 of 8192 characters used
    Post Comment

    No comments yet.

    working

    This website uses cookies

    As a user in the EEA, your approval is needed on a few things. To provide a better website experience, hubpages.com uses cookies (and other similar technologies) and may collect, process, and share personal data. Please choose which areas of our service you consent to our doing so.

    For more information on managing or withdrawing consents and how we handle data, visit our Privacy Policy at: https://hubpages.com/privacy-policy#gdpr

    Show Details
    Necessary
    HubPages Device IDThis is used to identify particular browsers or devices when the access the service, and is used for security reasons.
    LoginThis is necessary to sign in to the HubPages Service.
    Google RecaptchaThis is used to prevent bots and spam. (Privacy Policy)
    AkismetThis is used to detect comment spam. (Privacy Policy)
    HubPages Google AnalyticsThis is used to provide data on traffic to our website, all personally identifyable data is anonymized. (Privacy Policy)
    HubPages Traffic PixelThis is used to collect data on traffic to articles and other pages on our site. Unless you are signed in to a HubPages account, all personally identifiable information is anonymized.
    Amazon Web ServicesThis is a cloud services platform that we used to host our service. (Privacy Policy)
    CloudflareThis is a cloud CDN service that we use to efficiently deliver files required for our service to operate such as javascript, cascading style sheets, images, and videos. (Privacy Policy)
    Google Hosted LibrariesJavascript software libraries such as jQuery are loaded at endpoints on the googleapis.com or gstatic.com domains, for performance and efficiency reasons. (Privacy Policy)
    Features
    Google Custom SearchThis is feature allows you to search the site. (Privacy Policy)
    Google MapsSome articles have Google Maps embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
    Google ChartsThis is used to display charts and graphs on articles and the author center. (Privacy Policy)
    Google AdSense Host APIThis service allows you to sign up for or associate a Google AdSense account with HubPages, so that you can earn money from ads on your articles. No data is shared unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
    Google YouTubeSome articles have YouTube videos embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
    VimeoSome articles have Vimeo videos embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
    PaypalThis is used for a registered author who enrolls in the HubPages Earnings program and requests to be paid via PayPal. No data is shared with Paypal unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
    Facebook LoginYou can use this to streamline signing up for, or signing in to your Hubpages account. No data is shared with Facebook unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
    MavenThis supports the Maven widget and search functionality. (Privacy Policy)
    Marketing
    Google AdSenseThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Google DoubleClickGoogle provides ad serving technology and runs an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Index ExchangeThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    SovrnThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Facebook AdsThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Amazon Unified Ad MarketplaceThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    AppNexusThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    OpenxThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Rubicon ProjectThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    TripleLiftThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Say MediaWe partner with Say Media to deliver ad campaigns on our sites. (Privacy Policy)
    Remarketing PixelsWe may use remarketing pixels from advertising networks such as Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Facebook in order to advertise the HubPages Service to people that have visited our sites.
    Conversion Tracking PixelsWe may use conversion tracking pixels from advertising networks such as Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Facebook in order to identify when an advertisement has successfully resulted in the desired action, such as signing up for the HubPages Service or publishing an article on the HubPages Service.
    Statistics
    Author Google AnalyticsThis is used to provide traffic data and reports to the authors of articles on the HubPages Service. (Privacy Policy)
    ComscoreComScore is a media measurement and analytics company providing marketing data and analytics to enterprises, media and advertising agencies, and publishers. Non-consent will result in ComScore only processing obfuscated personal data. (Privacy Policy)
    Amazon Tracking PixelSome articles display amazon products as part of the Amazon Affiliate program, this pixel provides traffic statistics for those products (Privacy Policy)