Vanessa Simmons is an American personality well known for her various roles both in movies and on television. This thirty- five year old gorgeous lady is a proud working mother and loving sister and girlfriend. Let us take a quick look at the net worth of this amazing woman in 2018.
Vanessa Simmons Early Life
Vanessa Jean Simmons was born on the 5th of August in 1983 to parents Valerie Vaughn and Joseph Simmons. Her father is more commonly known as the rapper Rev Run. She is niece to the co-founder of Def Jam Records, Danny Simmons and the hip-hop artist, Russell Simmons. Vanessa Simmons obtained a communications degree from St John’s University and dreamt of making a successful career in modelling and acting.
She had two siblings, Angela and Jo Jo, before her parents got divorced. Her father started living with the new woman of his life, Justine, and had more kids with her. Simmons is now the eldest of seven siblings. She is currently dating Michael Wayans, the son of celebrity Damon Wayans. The couple had their first baby daughter, Ava Marie Jean, on the 13th of February in 2013.
Vanessa Simmons Career, Awards and Achievements
Simmons came into the limelight when she starred with her entire family in the MTV series “Run’s House”. The show aired from 2005 to 2009 and was a hit. In 2007, she also got a personal feature in the TV show “Guiding Light” and two years later, the celebrity starred in the reality series “Daddy’s Girls”. Simmons did a fantastic job in shows such as Cupcake Wars, From This Day Forward, The Meredith Vieira Show, Project Runway, Project Runway: Threads, Steve Harvey, Worst. Prom. Ever, What Would You Do For Love and many others.
Her movie debut was in the 2010 film “Speed-Dating”. She also starred later in the sci- fi, fantasy action movie “Boogie Town” and the American comedy film, “Dysfunctional Friends”. Her most recent appearance was on “Mixed”, the web series that has taken the internet by storm.
Awards and Achievements
Along with her exceptional career on the big screen as well as the small screen, Simmons has involved herself in various other projects. Vanessa and her sister Angela decided to design professionally and started their personal line of shoes called “Pastry”. Later the two sisters expanded their business and began a lingerie line. Their very first collection was called “Rose by Vanessa Jean”. Vanessa has also taken an active part in charities. She has been known to contribute to numerous organizations including “The children’s miracle network hospital” and “The reality of fashion, the reality of Aids”.
Net Worth of Vanessa Simmons
Vanessa Simmons has made her place in the list of famous reality television stars. Her brand of shoes with her sister has expanded tremendously and their lingerie collection now has three lines, “Vintage Chic”, “Naughty Lil’ Princess” and “Rock Your Sexy”. Simmons’ roles in the various television shows has resulted in a huge fan following and the announcement of her web series called “Mixed” was received by her uncountable fans with great excitement. The net worth of this celebrity is estimated to be around $10 million.
Vanessa Jean Simmons is loved by her fans who see her not only as a hard- working individual with both the perfect mind and body, but also as a woman with a caring and affectionate temperament. Simmons is a new mother and along with her career, gives her undivided time and attention to her daughter and boyfriend. Simmons is unmarried and lives with her family in Los Angeles, California. She continues managing her personal and professional life with finesse and sophistication.