Vanessa Williams is an American film actress, born 18 March 1963 in The Bronx. She was awarded for the Theatre World Award (1995). The actress starred in 2018 in the film 'False Profits'. 'The Right Stuff' (1988) is her first album. She is part of Alpha Kappa Alpha. She is living in Chappaqua in United States of America. She married Jim Skrip and they have 4 children. She was a student at Syracuse University.