Teen Choice Awards winner Vanessa Hudgens is a famous actress from the United States and she is popular for portraying the role of Gabriella Montez in the famous television series, High School Musical series. She is also the singer and she has also released several albums in her life.
Vanessa Hudgens' early life
Vanessa Hudgens was from the middle-class family born as Vanessa Anne Hudgens in Salinas, California, United States of America to Gina Guangco and Greg Hudgens. She is an American and is of Irish, Native American, Filipino, Chinese and Spanish descent.
Vanessa's family background was a great inspiration and motivation for her musical career.
Vanessa Hudgens' career
She began her musical career since the age of eight and at that time she sang in the musical theater. She also began her acting career since she was fifteen.
She played her first acting role in the television series and that was in the Still Standing.
Vanessa Hudgens has acted in numerous movies like Beastly, Spring Breakers, Sucker Punch, starring Emily Browning and Abbie Cornish, and Journey 2: The Mysterious Island, featuring Dwayne Johnson and Josh Hutcherson, to name a few.
As an actress, she has won several awards in her life.
Vanessa Hudgens' personal life
In 2005, she was in romantic love affairs with Zac Efron. He is also an actor and is her High School Musical co-star. They were in a relationship for about half a decade and they called off their love life in December 2010.
She stands at the height of 5 feet 1 inch tall.
Vanessa Hudgens' net worth
Vanessa Hudgens has an estimated net worth of $10 million which she has earned from her career in movies and TV shows. Her salary from High School Musical was $2 million in the year 2006. The millionaire actress paid $1,000 fine for sculpturing a heart into a red rock wall.
The earnings from the sales of her album V was $582,000, after selling 570,000 album units. Vanessa Hudgens' album Identified also sold 22,000 copies and had earnings of $25,000.
In the year 2007, Vanessa Hudgens made $2 million alone from her work with Disney. The value of her house situated in Los Angeles, California was $2.75 million in the year 2008.