Vanessa Hudgens Biography : Age, Height, Career, Lifestyle, Networth

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Quick Bio

Real NameVanessa Anne Hudgens
Nick NameNessa, V, Van, Baby V, Vanney
ProfessionActress, Singer
Date of Birth14 December 1988 (33 Years)
Birth PlaceSalinas, California, USA
HeightIn Inches – 5″.3′ ( 5 Feet 3 Inches)
In Metre – 1.61 m
In Centimetres – 161 cms
WeightIn Kilograms – 50 Kgs
In Pounds – 110 lbs
Hair ColorBlack
Hair TypeStraight
Eye ColorDark Brown
Body or Figure Measurements (in Inches.)Breast /Bust – 34
Waist – 24
Hips – 34
Sexual OrientationStraight
Zodiac SignSaggitarius
ReligionRoman Catholicism
EthnicityMultiracial (Asian and White)
Current LocationCalifornia, USA
Languages KnownEnglish
School EducationOrange County School of the Arts
College EducationOrange County High School
Hobbies and Favorites StuffPhotography, Shopping, Dancing, Singing
Favorite ColorRed
Favorite SingerCeline Dion, Alicia Keys
Favorite TV ShowDegrassi – The Next Generation
Favorite MoviesMoulin Rouge!, Thirteen, Lara Croft: Tomb Raider
Food PreferenceSushi, Chocolate

Who is Vanessa Hudgens?

Vanessa Hudgens is an american actress born on 14 December 1988 in Salinas, California, US. She lives with her parents and younger sister in Los Angeles. She attended Orange County School of Arts briefly, and mostly home schooled with the help of tutors. However, she did get her graduate degree from Orange County High School. She started acting at the age of 8 while she was also learning piano, singing and dance. She is best known for her disney movie ‘High School Musical 2’.

Physical Stats and Appearance

Vanessa is not very tall, she is 5 feet 3 inches and weighs 50 kgs. She got black hair and dark brown eyes.

Family, Siblings, Spouse and Children

Vanessa Hudgens father Greg Hudgens was a firefighter and mother Gina was a homemaker. She has a younger sister Stell Hudgens who is also an actress.

She is in a relationship with Cole Tucker but not married and have no children.

FatherGreg Hudgens (Firefighter)
MotherGina Guangco
SisterStella Hudgens (Actress)

Affairs and Dating Information

  • Zac Efron : After dating boyfriend Zac Efron for a long time they both split in 2010. They first met during the audition of Disney Musical.
  • Josh Hutcherson : Vanessa Hudgerson was linked with Josh Hutcherson in early 2011. Although, they never confirmed the relationship officially. However, they did indirectly announced their split on Australia today while promoting their movie in 2012.
  • Austin Butler : Vanessa and Austin were in quite a serious relationship, they dated for almost 9 years. They first met in 2011, however she confirmed her affair in 2014 by posting an instagram note. Five years later they both parted ways.
  • Cole Tucker : Vanessa is currently dating baseball outfielder Cole Tucker. She made the relationship official on Valentine’s day 2021 by posting a picture on Instagram kissing each other.

Debut and Career

Vanessa Hudgens made her debut on a big screen from film ‘Thirteen’, which released in 2003. However, she gained immense popularity from Disney’s ‘High School Musical’ series where she played the role of Gabriella Montez. Due to High School Musical success she secured a contract with Hollywood Records, and released two albums V (2006) and Identified (2008).

Thereafter, she started focussing more on her acting career. The hard work she did all these years helped her secure a role in movie Bandslam (2009), Beastly (2011), Sucker Punch (2011), Tick Tick Boom (2021) and Journey 2 : The Mysterious Island, which was the sequel of Journey to the Center of the Earth.

In film Beastly she was in the lead role with british actor Alex Pettyfer, who played the character of an arrogant guy. While she played ‘Lindy Taylor’ a daughter of a drug addict.

She also got a chance to work in Netflix Christmas series : The Princess Switch and The Knight Before Christmas. Later she played Emile Locke in the NBC series ‘Powerless’.

Upcoming Projects

As of now there is no information on her upcoming projects.

Awards and Nominations

  • Won Teen Choice Awards for High School Musical.
  • Won Australian Kids Choice Awards as a Cutest Couple for High School Musical 3 : Senior, the award was shared with Zac Efron.
  • Won Radio Disney Music Awards for ‘Breaking Free’ and ‘Come Back to Me’ as best Best True Ringer Ring Tone, again shared with Zac Efron.
  • Won Broadway Audience Awards for her amazing performance in ‘Gigi’.
  • Nominated for Kids Choice Awards as a favorite actress for ‘The Princess Switch : Switched Again’.
  • Nominated for People’s Choice Awards as a female movie star and action movie star of 2020 for ‘Bad Boys for Life’.

Lifestyle and Luxury

Vanessa has an amazing luxurious home in Los Angeles. Checkout the video below where she is giving her house tour

House Tour of Vanessa Hudgens Luxurious Home

Trivia and Less Known Facts

  • She was fined $1000 for carving her initials with heart on a rock in Coconino National Forest.
  • During pandemic she posted a video on instagram stated that it is ‘inevitable’, people will die from covid. Which created controversy and she had to apologize to making insensitive remarks on a public platform.
  • In 2007, her stolen photos, one in lingerie and other nude were leaked on the internet. She later apologized and admitted that should not have taken the pics in first place. Even though they were meant to be private.
  • In 2008, she was ranked #20 on forbes ‘High Earners Under 30’ list having a net income of approx. $3 million.
  • She was ranked #62 on Maxim’s ‘100 Sexiest Women’ list
  • Featured on People’s annual in ‘100 Most Beautiful People’ under 30 list.

Income and Net Worth

Her estimated net worth is approx. $14 Million.

Social Media Accounts

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