Jessica Holmes
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Jessica Holmes is a multi-talented anchor and reporter for KTLA. She anchors the KTLA Morning News at 9, and can be seen reporting entertainment news, forecasting the weather and anchoring the KTLA 5 News at 1.

Jessica has reported from London for the Royal Wedding, interviewed Angelina Jolie and Johnny Depp in Paris, spent a day cooking with Martha Stewart and interviewed Jermaine Jackson about the death of his brother, Michael. She is on the red carpet for all the major Hollywood events, including the Oscars and the Emmys, and co-hosts KTLA's Emmy Award-winning Rose Parade coverage.

Jessica also frequently forecasts the weather and has covered breaking news both in the field and in studio, such as wildfires, floods and the earthquake in Japan. She has won three Golden Mike Awards.

Jessica joined KTLA in November 2005 as weathercaster for the station's Prime News, after winning "The Audition," a reality show-style competition held on the KTLA Morning News.

She began her television career in 1999. Jessica interned at Nickelodeon and began co-hosting "Slime Time Live" six months later. The series was presented with an award for Outstanding Children's Program by the Florida Motion Picture and Television Association in 2002.

In 2003, Jessica moved to New York to host the Outdoor Life Network's "Bragging Rights," a reality games how series where male contestants competed in outdoor sports challenges.

Although a native of Cleveland, Jessica spent most of her childhood in Cape Coral, Fla. She graduated from the University of Central Florida, and earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in Radio and Television. In her free time, Jessica loves interior design and cooking, and can't get enough of the Food Network.


Recent Articles
  • Gilt City LA Warehouse Sale

    Dana Wichard from Gilt City joined us live with amazing summer looks that you can score at the Gilt City Warehouse happening this weekend. This can’t-miss shopping party brings what Vogue has called the “online shopping phenomenon” to life, bringing together all our favorite Gilt brands priced at up to 90% off retail! What’s more: This can’t miss two-day shopping extravaganza is presented in partnership with The Art of Elysium, a non-profit organization that encourages artists to dedicate their time and talents toward […]

  • Swimwear for Men

    Lifestyle expert, Lawrence Zarian joined us live with swimwear for men. Follow Lawrence @LawrenceZarian Swimwear provided by: MACY’S @ Westfield Fashion Square 14000 Riverside Drive Sherman Oaks, CA 91423 (818) 788-8350 Beach ball props provided by: Party City of Pico 2480 South Sepulveda Blvd. Los Angeles, CA 90064 (310) 312-6050 This segment aired on the KTLA 5 Morning News on June 4, 2014.

  • Finding the Perfect Pair of Jeans for Your Body Type

    Fit Model and Co-Founder of Schoen By Yu Jeans Lindsey Schoen joined us live with looks from her new line and tips on how to find the perfect pair of jeans for your body type. Schoen by Yu jeans are available for purchase on their website. You can also follow them on twitter @SCHOENbyYU or on instagram @schoenbyyu. We’d also like to thank Kelly Baker Brows for glamming up the models for the segment.  For more information, you can go […]

  • Swimwear & Clubwear by Roma Costume

    Roma Costume shows us their new swimwear and clubwear line. Jessica Hinton is a fitness & lingerie model/TV host/designer/beauty & fashion blogger. She joined us live to show us the new awim and clubwear catalogs from Roma Costume. Roma Costume products are all made in the US and is a manufacturer and designer for women’s costumes, swimwear and clubwear. For all of the swimsuits and clubwear featured today, as well as other looks and accessories, go to Roma Costume or […]

  • Fracking Wastewater Disposal Can Cause Quakes, Says Seismologist

    In an interview with KTLA on Wednesday, Caltech seismologist discussed fracking and California’s ongoing drought and their effect on earthquake faults. Relatively low water levels, as a result of drought conditions, do not have a significant impact on fault lines, Jones said. Similarly, fracking itself does not result in major temblors, according to Jones, who is popularly known as “the Earthquake Lady.” However, she said, the wastewater that is pumped deep into the ground after the fracking process can potentially […]

  • Hottest Swimsuit Trends With Beach Bunny

    Rachel Sopinsky from Beach Bunny Swimwear joined us live with the hottest swimsuit trends including  a few that you have seen in the 50th Anniversary Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Edition. For more information, you can visit one of their local stores (see addresses below) or go to Beach Bunny Swimwear. 136 S. Robertson Blvd. Los Angeles,CA 90048 310-858-8588 (In the Beverly Center) 8500 Beverly Blvd.Suite # 789 Los Angeles,CA 90048 310-360-3994 950 West Coast Hwy Newport Beach,CA 92663 949-548-0348 This segment aired […]

  • Hottest Swimsuit Trends with Gilt.com and Shoshanna

    Dana Wichard of Gilt.com and style expert, Sydne Summer joined us live with the hottest swimwear trends. For more information on Gilt.com and for a special KTLA discount, click here. Shoshanna swimwear is available online. For more information on the Havaianas seen in the segment, visit their website. This segment aired on the KTLA 5 Morning News on May 2, 2014.

  • Hottest Swimsuit Trends with Aerie & Boys and Arrows

    Aerie Style Expert, Jenny Altman and Tiki Girl owner, Briana Garcia joined us live with the hottest swimwear trends for the summer. For more information, on Aerie swimsuits, click here. Boys and Arrows swimsuits are available at a number of stores including Tiki Girl in Ventura and online. Tiki Girl 451 E Main St # 4 Ventura, CA 93001 (805) 643-4800

  • Cowboy Chic Fashions

    Style Expert Alison Deyette joined us live with cowboy chic fashions in celebration of Stage Coach Music Festival. For more information on all the looks seen in the segment, visit a Macy’s near you. For more info on Alison Deyette, you can visit her website. This segment aired on the KTLA 5 Morning News on April 23, 2014.