Vanessa Hudgens started her career in 1998 in musical theaters. She had played Cinderella, The Wizard of Oz, and many more.
After that, she began auditioning for TV shows and films, then eventually got a role in a sitcom titled Still Standing and CBS series Robbery Homicide Division in 2002.
The next year, she took a role in Thirteen (2003) and Thunderbirds (2014).
Her quantum leap was getting a lead role in High School Musical. She portrayed a girl who falls in love with the basketball team’s captain.
The film got 7.7 million viewers during the premiere broadcast in the US. She also recorded many songs for this film. Her duet with co-star Zac Efron was at the top of the US Billboard Hot 100.
Following her acting success, she released an album titled V in September 2006. The album got gold certification from the Recording Industry Association of America.
She also starred in the next sequels of High School Musical. In 2008, she launched her second album Identified, but it was less successful than the previous one.
She continued exploring roles in films. In 2011, she starred a romantic fantasy film titled Beastly and the science fiction film Journey 2: The Mysterious Island the next year.
She also co-starred with other famous artists including Selena Gomez in Spring Breakers and Jennifer Lopez in the Second Act.
- Full name: Vanessa Anne Hudgens
- Stage name: Vanessa Hudgens
- Nickname: Nessa, V, Van, Baby V
- Born: December 14, 1988 in Salinas, California, United States
- Nationality: American
- Religion: non-denominational Christian
- Profession: Actress, Singer
- Education: Orange County School of the Arts
- Hobbies: Photography and dancing
- Parents: Greg Hudgens (Father) and Gina Hudgens (Mother)
- Sibling: Stella Hudgens
- Boyfriend: Cole Tucker
- Instagram: @vanessahudgens
- Twitter: @vanessahudgens
- Facebook: @VanessaHudgens
- YouTube: Vanessa Hudgens Official
- TikTok: @vanessahudgens
- Her trademarks are soft voice and long dark hair.
- Her father is of English, Scottish, and Irish descent.
- Meanwhile, her mother is of Filipino, Spanish, and Chinese ancestry.
- Her zodiac sign is Sagittarius.
- Her best-loved horror movies are The Ring and The Grudge.
- Vanessa’s favorite food is chocolate and Sushi.
- Her go-to singers are Celine Dion and Alicia Keys.
- Natalie Wood is her fashion idol.
- Hudgens’ favorite perfume is Aqualina Pink Sugar.
- Vanessa is trained in dancing, piano, and singing opera.
- The High School Musical actress is allergic to black pepper and chlorine.
- Her befriends are Miley Cyrus, Ashley Tisdale, and her ex, Zac Efron.
- Nessa was auditioned for Final Destination 3 as Julie Christensen, but the role went to Amanda Crew.
- In 2008, Maxim magazine ranked her #12 on the Hot 100 Women list.
- Cosmopolitan magazine also put her at #10 as Best Dressed Celebs in the same year.
- Forbes named her as one of the High Earners Under 30 in 2008.
- In 2008 and 2009, People magazine named her as one of the 100 most beautiful people worldwide.
- She won the Cutest Couple with Zac Efron at the 2010 Australian Kids’ Choice Awards.
- She started dating Austin Butler in 2011 but broke up in 2020.
- In 2014, Maxim magazine placed her again as one of the Hot 100 Women.
- She was nominated as Female Movie Star of 2020 in the People’s Choice Awards.
- Her ideal type is…
- Her net worth is around $18 million.
Pics of Vanessa Hudgens
1. Stay at home with Vanessa Hudgens
2. The suit gives her a masculine look
3. Let’s celebrate Halloween with Van!
4. Vanessa wears a comfortable white outfit
5. The brown tone for a summer look
Vanessa Hudgens is a pretty singer and actress. Are you one of her fans?