Jaimie Lauren Alexander is better known as Jaimie Alexander. Her birth name is Jaimie Lauren Tarbush. Jamie is a famous American actress. She revealed that when she was young, she was thrown out of the theatre because she could not sing due to which she had shifted to sports at a young age. She gained all the limelight when she starred in the role of Jane Doe in the NBC series Blindspot. Jamie was covered in more than 200 tattoos to make her body look appropriate for her role in Blindspot. But, all those tattoos were fake except for the ones that we are specifying here below. Let us take a look.
1. ‘ES’ Tattoo
Tattoo: On the inner side of Jaimie’s left wrist, there is a two-letter word inked that says, ‘ES’.
Meaning: Jamie revealed that these two letters are close to her heart. they are the means to give her peace and calmness. ES stands for ‘Elephant Shoe’. She claimed that, as a kid, instead of saying I Love You she used to say Elephant Shoe as its pronunciation sounds like ‘I Love You.’ The tattoo reminds her to be childlike and open-minded.
“It’s something I used to say as a little kid,” “I never used to say, ‘I love you.’ I would mouth, ‘Elephant Shoe.’ If you mouth it, it looks like you’re saying, ‘I love you.’ For me, it’s just one of those things that reminds me to be childlike and sort of look at the world through innocent eyes and just to be openminded.”
2. ‘Beetle’ Tattoo
Tattoo: On the left side of her abdomen, Jamie has got the tattoo of a huge beetle inked.
Meaning: She got the tattoo done in 2016 from her Brooklyn-based tattoo artist, Joshua Lord. Joshua had revealed the tattoo through his Instagram post.
! I had the honor of doing a real tattoo on @jaimiealexander while #jenn and B Paul kept us laughing way too much. Thanks everyone who watched the live feed of the tattoo during the commercials #gracelandbrooklyn #eastsideink #blindspot #jaimiealexander #scarab #coveruptattoo.”
3. Tibetan Writing
4. ‘Prayer’ Tattoo
Tattoo: On the inner side of her right bicep there are some lines written.
Meaning: The tattoo says, “a prayer for the wild at heart kept in cages”. These are the lines taken from the famous play, ‘Stairs to the Roof’ by Tennessee Williams
5. ‘BDCM’ Tattoo
Tattoo: Jaimie’s right inner forearm is inked with four initials, ‘BDCM’
Meaning: The alphabets represent the initials of his brothers’ names. She revealed that she has four brothers and shares a very close bond with them. Their names are Brady, David, Chance, and Matt.
6. ‘AM’ Tattoo
Tattoo: On her upper left back corner there is another initials tattoo as, ‘AM’.
7. Name Initials Tattoo
Tattoo: There are some initials inked together on his arm. There have been some speculations that Jaimie got this tattoo acroynm representing the name initials of her family members.
8. ‘Phoenix’ Tattoo
Tattoo: On her inner left bicep, there is a tattoo of Phoenix.
Meaning: Phoenix bird is the symbol of life after death. It represents immortality and resurrection. However, as per the ancient beliefs, it also represents the sun god. Being the token of rebirth, eternity, and strength it is a famous choice as a source of motivation to start afresh in life after any failure or downfall.
10. Waist Tattoo
Tattoo: On her left side, Jaimie has some words written.
Meaning: Jaimie’s tattoo reads, ‘I am not what happened to me. I am what I choose to become.’ Jaimie says that this tattoo leads her ahead in her life. It keeps her going because you yourself can do what you wish to in order to become what you dream of.
“I have a quote on my left hip that says, ‘I am not what happened to me. I am what I choose to become.’ I think it’s such an important reminder that you have the power to change where your life is heading and that you can be anything you want to be.”
11. Left Arm Emoji
Tattoo: As per speculations, on the inner side of her left bicep, there is an emoji kinda design inked in the shape of a cat.
Below shown pictures are shown to reveal that her heavily tattooed body is not real. It was done just for her role in the NBC series Blindspot