Vanessa Hudgens is a gorgeous American actor and singer, born on 14th December 1988 in Salinas, California, USA. Her real name is Vanessa Anne Hudgens. Vanessa’s father, Gregory, an Irish descendent, was a firefighter, and her mother, Gina, a native of Manila, Philippines, used to do multiple jobs to support the family.
Vanessa has one sibling, Stella, who is also an actress. Both the girls were raised as Roman Catholics by their parents. Vanessa’s interest in singing and acting pursued her to take it as a profession. She started acting from an early age and is popular for playing the role of Gabriella Montez in the popular ‘High School Musical trilogy. Vanessa has also worked in several films and television shows apart from recording songs and albums.
Vanessa Hudgens – Height, Weight, Age, Movies & Family – Biography
Vanessa Hudgens Childhood Accomplishments
Since most parts of Vanessa’s childhood were spent traveling due to her father’s job, it became difficult for Vanessa and her sister to receive standard education at school. It is the reason both the sisters were homeschooled.
Vanessa’s grandparents were musicians and often inspired the girl to sing. The inspiration from her grandparents compelled Vanessa to perform in musical theatres from an early age. She sang for a few years and later started giving auditions for television shows and commercials. Since Vanessa has gained good confidence after performing in stages, it wasn’t difficult for her to grab the roles.
Vanessa Hudgens Awards and Achievements
- Teen Choice Award’ under the ‘Choice Music: Breakout Artist – Female’ category in 2006.
- ShoWest Female Star of Tomorrow Award in 2010.
- ‘So Hot Right Now’ award at the ‘Nickelodeon Australian Kids’ Choice Awards.’
Best Known for
Movie ‘High School Musical’ came out in 2006 and became the second most-watched movie in the US and UK that year.
Her TV debut on the ‘CBS sitcom ‘Still Standing.’
Film debut ‘Thirteen,’ released in 2003.
Although Vanessa’s debut film came in 2003 with ‘Thirteen,’ it was “High School Musical’ that gave her the ever-desired name and fame. In 2006, Vanessa signed a contract with ‘Hollywood Records’ and released her debut album titled ‘V.’
In the following year, Vanessa’s ‘High School Musical 2’ was released, which helped her win many awards. In 2008, ‘High School Musical 3’ came out, becoming a huge hit.
Some great movies under Vanessa’s name are Bandslam, Beastly, The Frozen Ground, Machete Kills, Gimme Shelter, Princess Switch, and many more.
Vanessa Hudgens Body Measurements
|Height||5 ft 1 in / 155 cm|
|Weight||110 lb / 50 kg|
|Breast Size||33 in / 84 cm|
|Bra Size||38 A (US) / 85 A (EU)|
|Cup Size||A (US)|
|Body Measurements||35-25-34 in or 89-64-87 cm|
|Chest Size||33 in / 84 cm|
|Waist Size||24 in / 61 cm|
|Hips Size||33 in / 86 cm|
|Shoe Size||7 (US)|
|Dress Size||2 (US)|
|Eyes Color||Dark Brown|
|Natural Breasts or Implants||Natural|
Interesting Facts about Vanessa Hudgens
- Vanessa announced that she was co-hosting on the red carpet at the Met Gala.
- Vanessa shares a beautiful picture wither boyfriend Cole Tucker.
- Vanessa posted the recent red dress that she wore for a party.
- Vanessa, posing with her friend, Vince Rossie, photographer, videographer and pop star.
- Vanessa posts her dancing video for the fans.
- Vanessa often takes part in charities organized by Best Buddies International.
- She was a featured celebrity in 2008 for Sears’ ‘ back-to-school campaign.’
Vanessa Hudgens Most Favorite Things
|Favorite Food||Chocolate, sushi|
|Favorite TV Program||Degrassi: The Next Generation|
|Favorite Movies||Thirteen (2003), The Nightmare Before Christmas (1993), Moulin Rouge! (2001)|
|Favorite Fashion Idols||Natalie Wood|
|Favorite Music Genre||Rock|
|Favorite Singers||Alicia Keys, Celine Dion|
|Favorite Song to Perform in Concert||Let’s Dance|
Vanessa Hudgens Pre-relationships
Vanessa dated Zac Efron for five years, from 2005 to 2010. After their separation, she got into a relationship with Austin Butler in 2011. However, the couple parted ways in 2020.
Family and Personal Life
At present, Vanessa is dating Cole Tucker.
Vanessa Hudgens Personal Info
|Full Name||Vanessa Anne Hudgens|
|Nickname||Nessa, V, Van, Baby V, Vanney|
|Occupation||Actress, Voice over Artist, Stage Actress, Producer, Singer|
|Date of Birth||14 December 1988 (age 33 years)|
|Birthplace||Salinas, California, United States|
|Father Name||Gregory Hudgens|
|Mother Name||Gina (née Guangco)|
|Sibling Names||Stella (Younger Sister)|
What is Vanessa Hudgens’s net worth?
The estimated net worth of Vanessa Hudgens is $18 million.
What are her sources of income?
Vanessa is active in the industry and musical theatre. She has some great projects in hand and recording albums and songs.
How much is Vanessa Hudgens educated?
Due to the family’s nomadic life, Vanessa and her sister were homeschooled most of the time. After moving to Los Angles, she attended Orange County High School of the Arts.
Does Vanessa Hudgens Have Tattoos?
Vanessa Hudgens has four tattoos that she got in May 2021 by the tattoo artist K based in New York.
- She inked- sparkle in her ear
- heart on her left pointer finger
- diamond design on her right middle finger
- number “22” on the side of her wrist
Does Vanessa Hudgens Smoke?
Vanessa has been caught several times smoking in public. It seems she supports weed and is most likely a smoker.
Controversies of Vanessa Hudgens
Brain Schall sued Vanessa in 2007 for an alleged ‘breach of contract.’ As per the reports, Vanessa owned Brain for a sum of $150 000. The actress and singer retorted, saying she was a minor when the contract was signed.
In 2007, nude pictures of Vanessa surfaced on the internet, and they went viral. The same incident happened in 2009.
Vanessa Hudgens House
Vanessa owned many properties in different parts of the state that she kept buying and selling. She had a property in California, Los Angeles, and Beverly Hills that she sold at a huge price to other celebrities. Currently, she loves in her $1million condo in Brooklyn.
Vanessa Hudgens Cars
Among her car collection, Vanessa owns a Mercedes Benz E-350, an Audi S7, an Audi S5 convertible, a Lamborghini Huracán Spyder, and a Tesla Model S.
Does Vanessa Hudgens own any brand?
In 2021, Vanessa and Madison Beer, a social media influencer, launched their skincare brand, Beauty.
Vanessa Hudgen Social Media Profiles
Vanessa Hudgens Movies List
- 2003 – Thirteen
- 2004 – Thunderbirds
- 2008 – High School Musical 3: Senior Year
- 2009 – Bandslam, The Ultimate Idol
- 2011 – Beastly, Sucker Punch
- 2012 – Journey 2: The Mysterious Island, Spring Breakers
- 2013 – Choose You, The Frozen Ground, Machete Kills, Gimme Shelter
- 2015 – Freaks of Nature
- 2018 – Dog Days, The Princess Switch, Second Act
- 2019 – Polar, The Knight Before Christmas
- 2020 – Bad Boys for Life, The Princess Switch: Switched Again
- 2021 – My Little Pony: A New Generation, Tick, Tick… Boom!, The Princess Switch 3: Romancing the Star
- 2022 – Asking for It
Vanessa Hudgens TV Shows
- 2002 – Still Standing, Robbery Homicide Division
- 2003 – The Brothers García
- 2005 – Quintuplets
- 2006 – Drake & Josh, High School Musical, The Suite Life of Zack & Cody
- 2007 – High School Musical 2
- 2009 – Robot Chicken
- 2016 – Grease: Live
- 2017 – Powerless
- 2017 – Billboard Music Awards
- 2017,18 – So You Think You Can Dance
- 2018,19 – Drunk History
- 2019 – Rent: Live
- 2021 – The Boulet Brothers’ Dragula