Vanessa Williams Net Worth- Personal Life, Properties

Vanessa Williams Net Worth- Personal Life, Properties

Facts of Vanessa Williams Net Worth- Personal Life, Properties

Net worth$28 million
Date of Birth:1963 March 18
First NameVenessa Lynn
Last NameWilliam
NationalityAmerican
Age:55 years old
Height: 5 Feet 6 Inch

Venessa William is recognized for winning the Miss American Beauty awards and nine times nominated for Grammy awards.

American singer, actress, fashion designer and producer knowns as Venessa Lynn William proved her versatility, not just model but also in other fields from acting to a producer has helped her become famous and rich. She won the title of Miss America 1984 and Venessa television roles include in several popular series like The Odyssey L.A. Doctors and Boomtown. Vanessa annual salary is around $1,00,000 for each episode of her popular series, 666 Park Avenue. She appears as Elizabeth Bauer in South Beach and her role in Ugly Betty won her the NAACP Image Awards. She was nominated for the Teen Choice, Screen Actors Guild Award, Satellite Awards and the Primetime Awards. Apart from the entertainment, Venessa is the co-author of the book called "You Have No Idea" and an active supporter of gay rights.

Her net worth is about $28 million.

Venessa William Personal Life

Venessa has been married twice, her first husband name was Roman Hervey II with whom she spends almost 10 years of her life. The couple was blessed with three children (Melanie, Jillian Hervey, and Devin). However, they divorced in 1997. Later in 1999, she married Rick Fox(NBA basketball player) and were blessed with a daughter (Sasha Gabriella Fox). This marriage also didn't work and divorced in 2004. On September 2014, she married Jim Skrip (Businessman) from Buffalo, New York. Her last marriage is the current one and they are still together.

Let's calculate the net worth of Venessa William's property. Venessa has her house in Westchester County, New York and another house in LA which is a six bedroom affairs and beautifully adorns in Hollywood Hills. In fact, she has two 2003 Maserati Coupe worth $80,211 and Blu Oceano 2008 GranTurismo worth $36800 and also an owner of Porche Cayenne worth $106,100 and Infinite QX56 worth $70,000.

Venessa William Early Life and Her Career

Vennesa Lynn William known as Venessa Wliiam born on March 18, 1963, in Millwood New York. Her parents Milton William Augustine William and Helen both worked as music educators, she was the eldest of the two children. Since her childhood, she was interested in singing, dancing, acting, and modeling and grew up studying jazz dance, violin, piano and French horn. She joins Horace Greenley High School and later attained a scholarship to enroll at the Syracuse University in 1981. She participates and won the Miss Syracuse title after which she gained the Miss New York crown in 1983. On September 17, 1983, six months after entering her first beauty pageant, she becomes the first contestant from the African-American community to win the title. The crown did not come easily to her as she becomes the first beauty pageant to be a victim threats and was forced to resign her crown.  In May 2008, she completes her graduation with Bachelor degree in Fine Arts.

She made her film debut Under the Gun in 1986, The Pick-Up Artist in 1987, Another You in1991 and Harley Davidson and the Marlboro Man in 1991.She starred in the film opposite Arnold Schwarzenegger in Erase in 1996, Laurence Fishburne and Andy Garcia in Hoodlum in 1997 and Soul Food in1997.She comes as the publicist for Miley Cyrus character Hannah Montana. She starred in mini-series and movies as Stompin at the Savoy in 1992, The Kid Who Loved Christmas in 1990, The Jacksons in 1992, ABC's revival of Bye Bye Birdie in 1995, Nothing Lasts Forever in 1995, The Odyssey in 1997, Don Quixote in 2000 and Keep the Faith, Baby in 2002.In 1998, she started her career with the release of her debut album 'The Right Stuff' met with commercial success on the R&B charts. Venessa couple other singles as 'He's Got the Look' and 'Dreamin' and her second album 'The Comfort Zone'. It's single 'Running Back To You' reached the top twenty on the Hot 100 charts. She followed this up with the second album 'The Comfort Zone' peaked at number 1 in the US, Australia, Netherland, UK, Canada, Ireland and other songs 'Just for Tonight', 'Freedom Dance'. In 1994 'The Sweetest Days', William's third album which includes singles 'Betcha Never', 'You Can't Run', 'The Way That You Love' and 'The Sweetest Days'. Her recordings Include two-holiday album "Star Bright" and "Silver & Gold" and greatest hits a romantic collection of the love song from 1970's "The First Ten Years" and "Everlasting Love". Her first acting projects include the Broadway production 'Kiss of the Spider Woman' and were nominated for Tony Awards for the 2002 Revival as the Witch in Stephen Sondheim's 'Into the Woods'. In 2006, she stars ABC's critically-acclaimed hit series, Ugly Betty for which she was nominated for many ensemble awards including SAG Awards, Gloden Globe, Emmy and NAACP Image Awards.From 2006 to 2007 She starred recently in the independent features My Brother and then Came Love. She appears in 'Desperate Housewives' as spoiled rich woman Renee Perry from 2010 to 2012 and supernatural drama series 666 Park Avenue in 2012. She continues her achievement on the silver screen with a role Tyler Perry film Temptation: Confession of a Marriage Counselor in 2013.She starred in the Broadway musical, After Midnight in 2014 and appears in PBS production of Show Boat as Julie La Verna in 2015.


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