- Birthday14th Dec, 88
- Birth PlaceUnited States
- Marital statusSingle
- Being cool is being your own self, not doing something that someone else is telling you to do.
- You have to be able to love yourself because that's when things fall into place.
- Confidence is key. Sometimes, you need to look like you're confident even when you're not.
- Exercise is amazing, from the inside out. I feel so alive and have more energy.
- I like friends who are honest and loyal. They also shouldn't be afraid to be a kid. I like having fun.
Did you know?
- She became famous after playing Gabriella Montez in the High School Musical series.
- Her debut album V in 2006 which entered the Billboard 200 #24, and was later certified Gold.
- She ranked #20 in the list of Forbes "High Earners Under 30" on December 12, 2008.
- She was #62 at FHMs Sexiest Women in the World of 2008 and #42 in the 2009 list.
- She was included in Peoples annual "100 Most Beautiful People" 2008 and 2009 lists.
Family & relationships
Studio City home
Vanessa Hudgens purchased a luxury home in October 2008 for an estimated price of $2.75 million. The actress immensely benefitted from the catastrophic US housing market crash of 2008 and managed to shave off close to half a million from the original listed price of $3.3 million USD. Hudgens shifted to her new home immediately after the purchase and the villa has served as her residence for the best part of the last four years.
Location: Hudgen’s dream home is located in the upmarket Studio City neighborhood in Los Angeles city in California.
Accommodation: The mansion offers a total living space of 5200 square feet and comes equipped with six bedrooms, living room, dining area, a modern gourmet kitchen fitted with expensive Thermador electronic appliances along with copper sinks and six bathrooms. The garage can hold up to three big cars simultaneously and there is also a small office inside the main premises. The home offers spectacular views of Los Angeles and the nearby San Fernando Valley. The design of the villa is an interesting mix of the Tuscan and Moroccan architectural styles.
Features: The house has been equipped with several high end features. The aesthetic appeal of the villa compound has been drastically enhanced by the presence of a customized waterfall. There is also a large outdoor swimming pool, cabana and a barbeque island. A pebbled spa has been installed inside the house along with a wine cellar equipped with glass doors. The flooring has been completed using a mix of expensive hardwood and stone materials. The master bathroom boasts of a Jacuzzi.
Neighborhood: Some of the most famous Hollywood celebrities of the likes of Alyssa Milano, Mila Kunis, Sofía Vergara and Zooey Deschanel own residences in the immediate neighborhood of Vanessa’s Studio City home.
Elegant swimming pool
Studio City home
Returning from a European vacation, Vanessa was spotted entering her clean-diesel vehicle, the E-350 from Mercedes Benz in Los Angeles. The coupe which costs £33,285 arrives with a top-class engineering, sturdy build and comfortable interiors is worth every dollar it costs. The eco measures like the reduced-rolling resistance tyres, aerodynamics and alternator in the fuel pump make it green while its 2.1-litre turbodiesel engine providing 240 bhp power with a torque of 369lb ft which race it to 100 km/h in 7 seconds make the onlookers go green in envy!
Porsche Cayenne S
Not one to shy away from style and panache, Ms.Hudgens got out from her Porsche Cayenne S. Do not get carried away by the ungainly looks of this SUV. It looks uncool but drives real hot! With a 3.6-liter V sitting pretty under its hood, the car races to a top speed of nearly 300 km/h with a 0-100 km/h under 4.5 seconds. You will hardly feel the super powerful 493 bhp engine and that is thanks to the super quality of the interior design. The SUV comes loaded with a multi-media system, climate control and safety features. The diesel variant is also quite economical on gas and emissions considering its size.
The Audi S4 was a 19th birthday gift for the actress Vanessa and she has still retained it for driving around. The black, sporty Audi S4 Cabriolet costs £36,000 and unlike the previous generations, is available only as a sedan. With a new 'drive-select' system, the car takes driving to new levels of comfort and customization. An all-new 3.0-litre supercharged V6 powers the 339 bhp vehicle and it has surprised many with its silent performance. The S-Tronic transmission coupled with the double-clutch make the driving experience even more pleasant. It is a model car and it is no wonder that it has been picked by the model.
Vanessa Hudgens drives a matte black Audi S5 car. The actress opted for the convertible version of the S5 and her car comes with a cloth roof top. The rear end of Vanessa’s car was photographed sporting a nasty dent on September 2011 but the actress quickly managed to restore it to prime working condition. However the exact cause of the dent remains unclear till date. Hudgens was pictured by the paparazzi leaving a photo shoot organized at Hollywood in her Audi S5 on May 2012. The car has been equipped with expensive gadgets like a 12 speaker, 505 Watt Bang and Olufsen surround sound system.
Actress Vanessa Hudgens owns two adorable French bulldog. Vanessa is extremely attached to the pooches and carries them almost everywhere she goes. She has been spotted recently with the pets for walks in the New York city.
On the streets
Vanessa Hudgens with her french bulldogs
Hudgens' two pink clad dogs
Michael Kors Ostrich Leather Satchel
Vanessa Hudgens was spotted moving around with her new boyfriend Austin Butler, and carrying the Ostrich leather satchel from reputed American fashion designer Michael Kors. The tangerine colored Satchel is made from Ostrich leather. It features adjustable side strap and handle at top. Gold platted buckles and knobs, snap fastening back pockets, front patch pockets, and internal zip pockets. This bag is priced at £351.51.
Michael Kors Bradshaw Sunglasses
Young American actress Vanessa Hudgens was spotted near a shopping mall wearing the Michale Kors Bradshaw sunglasses. These glasses feature contrasting tortoiseshell sides with curvy black colored frames that offers the definite signature boho chic style statement. Price of this eyewear piece is $99.
Ash Titan Studded Ankle Biker Boots
Vanessa Hudgens was spotted wearing the Ash Titan studden ankle biker boots. The boot is priced at £265.00. The high fashionable Ankle boots from notable shoemaker brand Ash Shoes is made from 100% distressed leather upper and a thick rubber sole. The boots feature thigh skimming denim cut offs.
Alice by Temperley Kitty Lace Jumpsuit
Vanessa Hudgens was spotted wearing the kitty lace jumpsuit from Alice by Temperley while attending the Toronto Film Festival 2012, Canada. The jumpsuit is made from Viscose or nylon material and features spandex lining. The cap sleeves and plunging surplice neckline makes for a fashionable appearance. Other features include back zip, seam pockets, self tie belt, and gold satin underlay.