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Vanessa L. Williams

Highest Rated:   91% When Marnie Was There (2015)
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Birthplace:   Bronx, New York, USA
Started performing with the New York City Opera's Children's Chorus when she was 11, and remained a member for five years. Nominated for a Daytime Emmy for Outstanding Performer in a Children's Special for 2002 made-for-TV drama Our America. Penned a book of prose and poetry titled Shine, and has also had writing published in Essence magazine. Broadway appearances include roles in the musical Sarafina! and the play Mule Bone.

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Highest Rated Movies

Filmography

MOVIES

RATING TITLE CREDIT BOX OFFICE YEAR
No Score Yet The Man From Earth: Holocene
  • Actor
2017
No Score Yet The Man from Earth: Holocene
  • Actor
2017
91% When Marnie Was There
  • Hisako
$0.5M 2015
No Score Yet Someone You Love: The HPV Epidemic
  • Actor
2015
No Score Yet The Best of the Boston Pops
  • Actor
2015
No Score Yet The Trip to Bountiful
  • Jessie Mae Watts
2014
44% He's Way More Famous Than You
  • Vanessa Williams
2013
15% Temptation
  • Janice
$52M 2013
15% Delhi Safari
  • Begam (English version)
2012
No Score Yet Raising Izzie
  • Tonya
2012
No Score Yet A Mother's Love
  • Actor
2011
No Score Yet Tapped
  • Actor
2009
40% Imagine That
  • Lori Struthers
$16.1M 2009
43% Hannah Montana: The Movie
  • Vita
$79.5M 2009
No Score Yet Flirting with Forty
  • Kristine
2008
No Score Yet Mama Mirabelle's Home Movies - Its Movie Time!
  • Actor
2008
No Score Yet Ice Spiders
  • Dr. April Summers
2007
17% And Then Came Love
  • Julie Davidson
  • Executive Producer
2007
No Score Yet Angels Can't Help But Laugh
  • Actor
2007
No Score Yet Rehearsing a Dream
  • Actor
2006
30% My Brother
  • L'Tisha Morton
2006
No Score Yet Love Songs 2
  • Actor
2005
No Score Yet #1 Country Hits: Country Love Songs
  • Actor
2005
No Score Yet Broadway's Lost Treasures III: The Best of the Tony Awards
  • Into the Woods
2005
6% Johnson Family Vacation
  • Dorothy Johnson
$31.1M 2004
No Score Yet Sesame Street: What's the Name of That Song
  • Actor
2004
43% Garage Days
  • Freddy's Mum
2003
No Score Yet Santa, Baby
  • Alicia
2003
No Score Yet Black Listed
  • J.W.
2003
57% Like Mike
  • Pharmacist
$51.4M 2002
No Score Yet Keep the Faith, Baby
  • Hazel Scott
2002
No Score Yet Our America
  • Sandra
2002
No Score Yet Unchained Memories: Readings from the Slave Narratives
  • Actor
2002
50% Punks
  • Jennifer
2001
No Score Yet WW3
  • Blake
2001
No Score Yet A Diva's Christmas Carol
  • Ebony Scrooge
2000
68% Shaft
  • Carmen Vasquez
$70.4M 2000
No Score Yet Don Quixote
  • Dulcinea/Aldonza
2000
No Score Yet The Courage to Love
  • Henriette Delille
  • Executive Producer
2000
No Score Yet Playing With Fire
  • Riana Roberts
2000
38% Light It Up
  • Audrey McDonald
1999
77% The Adventures of Elmo in Grouchland
  • Queen of Trash
1999
No Score Yet Incognito
  • Wilhelmina
1999
No Score Yet It's Black Entertainment
  • Host
1999
No Score Yet Futuresport (Future Sport)
  • Alex Torres
1998
50% Dance with Me
  • Ruby
1998
80% Soul Food
  • Teri
1997
43% Hoodlum
  • Francine Hughes
1997
No Score Yet The Odyssey
  • Calypso
1997
37% Eraser
  • Lee Cullen
1996
89% Mother
  • Donna
1996
No Score Yet Under the Gun (Iron Fist)
  • Samantha Richards
1995
No Score Yet Bye Bye Birdie
  • Rosie Alvarez
1995
No Score Yet Sidney Sheldon's 'Nothing Lasts Forever'
  • Dr. Kat Hunter
1995
14% Drop Squad
  • Mali
1994
No Score Yet The Jacksons: An American Dream
  • Suzanne de Passe
1992
70% Candyman
  • Anne-Marie
1992
22% Harley Davidson and the Marlboro Man
  • Lulu
1991
11% Another You
  • Gloria
1991
76% New Jack City
  • Keisha
1991
No Score Yet Fatal Bond
  • Waitress
1991
No Score Yet Perry Mason: The Case of the Silenced Singer
  • Terri Knight
1990
No Score Yet The Kid Who Loved Christmas
  • Actor
1990
No Score Yet Full Exposure: The Sex Tapes Scandal
  • Valentine
1989
55% The Pick-Up Artist
  • Rae
1987

TV

RATING TITLE CREDIT YEAR
56% Daytime Divas
2017
  • Maxine Robinson
  • 2017
92% Difficult People
2015
  • Trish
  • 2017
No Score Yet The Talk
2010
  • Guest
  • 2017
  • 2013
  • 2012
No Score Yet The View
1997
  • Guest
  • Actor
  • 2017
  • 2014
  • 2013
  • 2012
  • 2011
95% The Flash
2014
  • Francine
  • 2016
No Score Yet Live From Lincoln Center
2000
  • Julie
  • 2015
96% The Good Wife
2009-2016
  • Courtney Paige Courtney Boalt
  • 2015
No Score Yet The Chew
2011
  • Guest
  • Actor
  • 2014
  • 2012
  • 2011
No Score Yet CBS This Morning
2012
  • Guest
  • 2013
58% 666 Park Avenue
2012-2013
  • Olivia Doran
  • 2013
  • 2012
No Score Yet Great Performances
2000
  • Performer
  • Actor
  • 2013
  • 2003
No Score Yet Jimmy Kimmel Live
2003
  • Guest
  • 2012
No Score Yet Desperate Housewives
2004-2012
  • Renee Perry
  • 2012
  • 2011
  • 2010
  • 2009
  • 2006
  • 2005
  • 2004
No Score Yet RuPaul's Drag Race
2009
  • Judge
  • 2011
No Score Yet Who Do You Think You Are?
2010
  • Appearing
  • Actor
  • 2011
  • 2010
No Score Yet Ugly Betty
2006-2010
  • Wilhemina Slater Wilhelmina Slater
  • 2010
  • 2009
  • 2008
  • 2007
  • 2006
No Score Yet Lincoln Heights
2007-2009
  • Naomi Bradshaw
  • 2009
  • 2008
No Score Yet Cold Case
2003-2010
  • Crystal Stacy
  • 2007
No Score Yet MADtv
1995-2009
  • Guest
  • 2004
No Score Yet Ally McBeal
1997-2002
  • Sheila Hunt
  • 2002
No Score Yet The Tonight Show With Jay Leno
1992-2014
  • Guest
  • 2000
No Score Yet The Pretender
1996-2000
  • Denise Clements
  • 1998
No Score Yet Saturday Night Live
1975
  • Performer
  • 1998
  • 1992
No Score Yet Star Trek: Deep Space Nine
1993-1999
  • Arandis
  • 1996
No Score Yet The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air
1990-1996
  • Dani Mitchell
  • 1992
No Score Yet Law & Order
1990-2010
  • Vera
  • 1990

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