December 14, 1988
32 years old
5 ft 1 in | 155 cm
33-24-34 in | 84-61-86 cm
50 kg | 110 pounds
7 US | 37 EU
Vanessa Anne Hudgens was born in Salinas, California, United States, on December 14, 1988, is an American actress and singer.
Young Vanessa Hudgens began performing in local musical theaters, at the age of eight.
Her first professional acting job was in a local production of "The Wizard of Oz".
She made her big screen debut in teen drama film Thirteen (2003) in role as Noel, opposite Holly Hunter and Evan Rachel Wood.
Her breakthrough performance came as Gabriella Montez in High School Musical movie series (2006-2008) opposite Zac Efron.
She released her debut studio album "V" in 2006.
The Princess Switch: Switched Again (2020) romance in role as Stacy / Margaret / Fiona, opposite Suanne Braun and Mark Fleischmann
Bad Boys for Life (2020) action comedy in role as Maya “Lethal Gun” Dunsmore, with Will Smith and Martin Lawrence
The Knight Before Christmas (2019) Christmas comedy in role as Brooke Winters, with Josh Whitehouse and Emmanuelle Chriqui
Polar (2019) neo-noir action in role Camille, opposite Mads Mikkelsen and Katheryn Winnick
Bandslam (2009) romantic comedy drama opposite Aly Michalka
Beastly (2011) romantic fantasy drama with Alex Pettyfer and Dakota Johnson
Sucker Punch (2011) action thriller with Emily Browning
Journey 2: The Mysterious Island (2012) science fiction comedy adventure opposite Dwayne Johnson and Michael Caine
Spring Breakers (2012) drama crime opposite James Franco and Selena Gomez
The Frozen Ground (2013) thriller crime drama opposite Nicolas Cage and John Cusack
Machete Kills (2013) science fiction thriller directed by Robert Rodriguez
Gimme Shelter (2013) drama opposite James Earl Jones and Rosario Dawson
Freaks of Nature (2015) comedy horror in role as Lorelei
Dog Days (2018) romantic comedy opposite Nina Dobrev and Eva Longoria
Second Act (2018) romantic comedy with Jennifer Lopez
The Suite Life of Zack & Cody (2006) Disney Channel teen sitcom in role as Corrie
She portrayed Betty Rizzo in Fox television special Grease: Live (2016).
Powerless (2017) NBC sitcom in role as Emily Locke
She played various characters in educational television comedy series Drunk History (2018-2019).
Rent: Live (2019) Fox television special in role as Maureen Johnson
Attended Orange County High School of the Arts.
Has a younger sister, Stella.
She released two studio albums:
Fan of horror movies.
Big fan of actress Natalie Wood.
Her favorite hobby is photography.
Good friends with Ashley Tisdale, Zac Efron and Corbin Bleu.
Fan of television series Degrassi: The Next Generation (2001).
Best friends with actress Kayslee Collins.
Has a tattoo of a butterfly on her neck.
Became spokesperson for Neutrogena products in 2007.
She dated actors Zac Efron (2005-2010) and Josh Hutcherson (2011).
She is in a relationship with actor Austin Butler, since September 2011.