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Jackson O’Doherty’s ‘vicious cycle’ of events led to ‘Playboy Mansion 2.0’ sale

Social media heavyweight Jackson O’Doherty put his ‘Playboy Mansion 2.0’ up on the market in 2022, fetching $3.1m for his dream get together dwelling. Image: Equipped

Millionaire prankster Jackson O’Doherty opens up about “character-building” occasions sparked by a break-up with OnlyFans co-star Maddy Belle that led to the sale of ‘Playboy Mansion 2.0’.

The social media star with thousands and thousands of followers throughout Fb, Instagram, YouTube and Twitter, knew he was severe about the necessity to utterly overhaul his life when he listed his dream dwelling on the market on the peak of his influencer get together way of life.

In a delayed quarter-life disaster, Mr O’Doherty began asking questions of himself after his relationship with then girlfriend Maddy Belle broke down early final yr, mixed with continual again ache requiring therapy and drugs within the midst of a busy get together way of life.


Jackson O’Doherty pictured at Octagon Home final yr together with his Blue English Staffy ‘Jax’. Image: Nigel Hallett.

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“It was a reasonably character constructing yr for me final yr,” Mr O”Doherty stated. “Lots of people don’t perceive and simply make assumptions about public relationships, that it’s not as legit as a traditional one … however that’s positively not the case. We cherished one another and we had a number of enjoyable, however the relationship ended. We stayed buddies however even when it’s good or unhealthy phrases, there’s a interval of ache with the intention to recover from the break-up and get used to life with out one another.”

It took him months to bounce again, he stated, although he and Ms Belle dealt with it “very maturely”. The couple had survived the pandemic very efficiently after making round $4m in a single yr alone by way of their grownup leisure subscriptions on Solely Followers.

The home-warming get together for Octagon Home was value $100,000 with an array of the very best get together props on the Gold Coast together with jetpacks in a specifically arrange pool.

OnlyFans millionaire Jackson O’Doherty’s events went all out together with the house-warming over Halloween 2021.

“Then I simply acquired motivated to promote the home,” Mr O’Doherty stated. “I used to be simply going via a bit mentally on the time. I used to be a bit sick of all of the partying, having tons of of individuals round, having to query who was actual and who wasn’t. Most individuals have at all times been fairly good to me and I haven’t had any points or dramas with actually anyone.”

He stated the thought of sustaining a big dwelling when he deliberate to be abroad a good bit was additionally off-putting.

“I used to be simply spending a lot time abroad. It was costly to maintain the upkeep going. What’s the purpose of spending $30,000 to $40,000 a yr on upkeep only for a home that I’m not going to be in on a regular basis.”


Jackson O’Doherty with good friend Harry Mcsoriley at his previous dwelling. Image: Nigel Hallett.

Privateness points have been additionally being raised, given folks have been coming off the road “knocking on my door”.

“Lots of people knew the place I lived and nobody ever triggered hurt however that was getting annoying,” he stated.

“It’s most likely the one place on planet earth I wish to be left alone. Wherever else, within the health club or restaurant, cafe, grocery retailer, the seashore, folks can come as much as me completely. I don’t thoughts. I’ve at all times been very pleasant. I’ve by no means been impolite anybody.”

“I simply needed a bit extra privateness. I’m again in my previous place, which is in a gated neighborhood, it’s much more non-public now.”

Twin large dementors at one in all 4 gallery areas main from Jackson O’Doherty’s cavernous front room in Octagon Home. Image: Nigel Hallett

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The dream home – Octagon House – was sold by Place Kangaroo Point for $3.1m mid last year to the founders of Queensland adult shop Naughty But Nice Megan and Steven Parrella, complete with wraparound pool, tennis court and a central octagonal party room so huge Mr O’Doherty’s two giant dementors were dwarfed inside it.

The dementors are now gathering dust in storage – waiting for the day the social media heavyweight feels ready to commit to another giant home.

He’s happy Octagon House fetched a tidy $200,000 profit at least, just months before surgery curing his “vicious cycle” of pain and parties.

“It was just a nightmare. It wasn’t a very good quality of life, that’s for sure, but surgery was a good move,” he said. “It was a long recovery. It took me a few months before I was up and about again. But I’ve been training.”

“I’m in great physical shape and I feel great mentally. Everything’s starting to really come together again. I’ve been very patient and stuck to healthy habits for a while. I’ve backed off the partying.”

Jackson O’Doherty has backed off the partying focusing on hitting peak fitness.

Mr O’Doherty said while he planned to go overseas a few times this year, “Gold Coast is home for now”.

His tips for anyone struggling to cope is “don’t ignore it. Seek help”.

“If you’ve not got close family members to talk, talk to a friend or see a doctor, try to speak with a therapist. That doesn’t mean you’re crazy. It doesn’t mean you’re weird. It doesn’t mean you’re different. I’ve done a lot of therapy. I’ve been on antidepressants before. I’ve been through a lot of my own stuff that people wouldn’t know about behind closed doors. It happens to the best of us.”

His current focus is hitting peak fitness through exercise and a good food regimen.

“If you buy a Ferrari, you’re not going to go and put like really cheap crappy petrol in it. I’m not saying that people need expensive things, but if you’re filling your body with McDonald’s every day and not going to the gym or getting much sleep and eating ****load of sugar, you can’t expect to feel good. It’s just impossible.”

“Traumas happen in life. People go through things. That’s why I encourage anyone to seek help, speak to someone, get it off your chest, it’s better than keeping it in.”



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