Image of Vanessa Williams

Vanessa Williams

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Vanessa Lynn Williams (born March 18, 1963) is an American pop-R&B recording artist, producer, dancer, model and actress. In 1983, she became the first woman of African-American descent to be crowned Miss America, but a scandal caused her to relinquish her title early. Williams rebounded by launching a career as an entertainer, earning Grammy, Emmy, and Tony Award nominations. Williams released her debut album The Right Stuff in 1988, which spawned the hits The Right Stuff , a #1 on Hot Dance Songs, and Dreamin' a #1 on R&B and #8 on Billboard Hot 100. Her second studio album The Comfort Zone in 1991 topped the Billboard R&B Album Chart, which spawned the number-one hit Save the Best for Last. In 1994 she debut on Broadway in the musical Kiss of the Spider Woman.In 1995 she recorded Oscar-winner for Best Original Song from the Disney animated feature film Pocahontas the song Colors of the Wind,which reached #4 on Billboard Hot 100. Williams's first acting role was as the star of the feature film Eraser in 1996. She also starred in the movies Soul Food, Dance with Me, The Adventures of Elmo in Grouchland, Shaft and Johnson Family Vacation. From 2006 to 2010 she played the role of self-absorbed diva and former supermodel Wilhelmina Slater in the ABC comedy series Ugly Betty. In 2009, Williams released her eighth studio album, The Real Thing. In 2010 she joined the ensemble cast of the series Desperate Housewives as spoiled rich woman Renee Perry. Description above from the Wikipedia article Vanessa L. Williams, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.


Читайте био в tmdb | Читайте био в Wikipedia
Родился:
Mar 18, 1963 в Tarrytown, New York, USA
Кино / ТВ Кредиты:
71
Впервые появился:
на movie The Hustle, the Flow, the Verdict
Последний проект:
Кино The Man from Earth: Holocene 2017-06-10
Известный в фильмах
Poster of South Beach
Poster of My Brother
Poster of Шафт
Poster of Bye Bye Birdie
Фильмография
Кино The Hustle, the Flow, the Verdict Christine 2018
Series Miss America 2017
Кино The Man from Earth: Holocene Carolyn 2017-06-10
Series Cordell And Coneil Unknown 2016
Кино The Trip to Bountiful Jessie Mae Watts 2014-03-08
Кино Raising Izzie Tonya 2013-08-06
Кино Семейный консультант Janice 2013-03-29
Кино Он гораздо популярнее тебя Vanessa Williams 2013-05-10
Кино Братва из джунглей Begum (voice: English version) 2012-10-19
Series 666 Парк Авеню Olivia Doran 2012-09-30
Кино A Mother's Love 2011-02-22
Кино Ханна Монтана: Кино Vita 2009-04-10
Кино Contradictions of the Heart Lea 2009-06-01
Кино Представь себе Lori Strother 2009-06-19
Кино Flirting with Forty Kristine 2008-12-06
Series The Wendy Williams Show Unknown 2008-07-14
Кино Ледяные пауки Dr. April Sommers 2007-01-01
Кино And Then Came Love Julie 2007-01-01
Series Shear Genius Unknown 2007-04-11
Кино My Brother L'Tisha Morton 2006-01-01
Series South Beach Elizabeth Bauer 2006-01-11
Кино Rehearsing a Dream 2006-08-25
Series Ugly Betty Willhelmina Slater 2006-09-28
Кино Broadway's Lost Treasures III - The Best of the Tony Awards Herself 2005-08-07
Кино Johnson Family Vacation Dorothy Johnson 2004-04-07
Series Отчаянные домохозяйки Renee Perry 2004-10-03
Series Шоу Тони Данца Unknown 2004-09-13
Series Холостячка Unknown 2003-01-08
Кино Black Listed J.W. 2003-01-21
Series Шоу Эллен ДеДженерес Unknown 2003-09-08
Series Boomtown Unknown 2002-09-29
Кино Our America Sandra Williams 2002-07-28
Series Good Day Live Unknown 2001-09-17
Кино Santa, Baby! Alicia (voice) 2001-12-17
Кино The Courage to Love Mother Henriette Delille 2000-01-24
Кино Шафт Carmen Vasquez 2000-06-15
Кино Don quichotte Lady Dulcinea 2000-10-23
Кино A Diva's Christmas Carol Ebony Scrooge 2000-12-13
Кино The Adventures of Elmo in Grouchland Queen of Trash 1999-10-01
Кино Light It Up Audrey McDonald 1999-11-04
Series LateLine Unknown 1998-03-17
Кино Спорт будущего Alexandra 'Alex' Torres 1998-01-09
Series Зачарованные Unknown 1998-10-07
Series L.A. Doctors Dr. Leanne Barrows 1998-09-21
Кино Танцуй со мной Ruby Sinclair 1998-08-21
Кино Одиссей Calypso 1997-05-18
Series Взгляд Unknown 1997-08-11
Кино Гангстер Francine Hughes 1997-08-27
Кино Soul Food Teri 1997-09-26
Кино Стиратель Lee Cullen 1996-06-21
Series Jungle Cubs Unknown 1996-10-05
Кино Mother Donna 1996-12-25
Series Безумное телевидение Unknown 1995-10-14
Кино Bye Bye Birdie Rose Alvarez 1995-12-03
Кино Ничто не вечно Dr. Kathy 'Kat' Hunter 1995-11-04
Кино Drop Squad Mali 1994-10-28
Series Надежда Чикаго Unknown 1994-09-18
Кино Кэндимэн Anne-Marie McCoy 1992-10-16
Series The Jacksons: An American Dream 1992-11-15
Кино New Jack City Keisha 1991-03-08
Кино Другой ты Gloria 1991-07-26
Кино Харлей Дэвидсон и ковбой Мальборо Lulu Daniels 1991-08-23
Series Принц из Беверли-Хиллз Unknown 1990-09-10
Кино Perry Mason: The Case of the Silenced Singer Terri Knight 1990-05-20
Кино Full Exposure: The Sex Tapes Scandal Valentine Hayward 1989-01-01
Кино Under the Gun Samantha Richards 1988-04-25
Кино Специалист по съему Rae, Girl with Dog 1987-09-18
Series Partners in Crime Unknown 1984-09-27
Series В прямом эфире с Риджесом и Кэти Ли Unknown 1983-04-04
Series Ти.Дж. Хукер Unknown 1982-03-13
Series Церемония вручения премии «Оскар» Unknown 1953-03-18