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Vanessa L. Williams Net Worth

Vanessa L. Williams Net Worth

Net Worth: $28 Million

  • Source of Wealth Music, Film, Television, Modelling
  • Birth Place Tarrytown, New York, United States
  • Height 5' 6" (1.68 m)
  • Marital Status Married (Jim Skrip)
  • Full Name Vanessa Lynn Williams
  • Nationality American
  • Date of Birth March 18, 1963
  • Ethnicity African-American, English, Welsh, Native American
  • Weight 123 lbs (56 kg)
  • Occupation Singer, Actress, Record Producer, Producer, Former Model
  • Education Syracuse University
  • Children 4 (Devin, Melanie, Jillian, Sasha Gabriella)
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About Vanessa L. Williams

American pop-R&B recording artist, producer, dancer, model and actress, Vanessa L. Williams has an estimated net worth of $28 million. Best known as the first African-American to win Miss America title in 1983. She was forced to turn in her tiara after Penthouse magazine published nude photos of her, but she bounced back with a successful career as a singer, starting with the 1988 dance-pop album The Right Stuff and including the album The Comfort Zone (1991) and the song “Colors of the Wind” from the Disney feature Pocahontas (1995). The 1990s saw Williams branch out into Broadway and make a respectable go at the movies, playing semi-tough babes opposite Arnold Schwarzenegger in Eraser (1996) and Samuel L. Jackson in Shaft (2000). She has since had a successful career in television, including guest shots, a 2003 series Boomtown, Emmy-nominated role in Ugly Betty and Desperate Housewives. Vannessa earned several Grammy, Emmy, and Tony Award nominations.

Earnings & Financial Data

The below financial data is gathered and compiled by TheRichest analysts team to give you a better understanding of Vanessa L. Williams's net worth by breaking down the most relevant financial events such as yearly salaries, contracts, earn outs, endorsements, stock ownership and much more.

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  • Earnings 2012
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Earnings 2012 N/A
Salary 2012

Per episode salary from 666 Park Avenue

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Earning Turned Donation 2009

Amount she won as a celebrity guest during the anniversary prime-time special editions od Who Wants To Be A Millionaire which she gave to her charity

Earnings 2007 N/A
Contract 2007

Value of her contract with ProActiv Solution as their spokesperson

Earnings 1996 N/A
Record Sales 1996

Estimated earnings from her album Star Bright (certified gold by RIAA)

Earnings 1994 N/A
Record Sales 1994

Estimated earnings from her album The Sweetest Days (certified platinum by RIAA)

Earnings 1991 N/A
Record Sales 1991

Estimated earnings from her album The Comfort Zone (certified 3x platinum by RIAA and gold by Music Canada)

Earnings 1988 N/A
Record Sales 1988

Estimated earnings from her album The Right Stuff (certified gold by RIAA)

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