List of Vanessa Williams Movies

Team Anfotimes 23 Jan 2024 12:17 pm
Here is a list of all movies by American actress Vanessa Williams.

Vanessa Lynn Williams, born on March 18, 1963, is an accomplished American singer, actress, model, producer, and dancer. She made history in 1983 when she became the first African-American woman to be crowned Miss America. However, her reign took an unexpected turn as she faced a media controversy surrounding the unauthorized publication of nude photographs of her in Penthouse magazine. In response to the controversy, Vanessa resigned from her position as Miss America 1984.

Despite the challenges she faced early in her career, Vanessa Williams went on to showcase her resilience and talent in various facets of the entertainment industry. As a singer, she released successful albums like "The Right Stuff" and "The Comfort Zone," earning critical acclaim for her vocal prowess. Her acting career flourished with roles in films and television shows, establishing her as a versatile performer.

In a remarkable turn of events, Vanessa Williams received a public apology during the Miss America 2016 pageant, acknowledging the unjust circumstances that led to her resignation over three decades earlier. This moment marked a significant milestone in her journey, reflecting not only her strength but also the evolving attitudes towards women in the entertainment industry.

Vanessa Lynn Williams continues to be a trailblazer, inspiring others with her talents, resilience, and the grace with which she navigated challenges throughout her career. Her story is a testament to the power of perseverance and the ability to rise above adversity, leaving an indelible mark on the world of entertainment.



 Vanessa Williams All Movies List

Year Title Role
1987 The Pick-up Artist Rae
1988 Under the Gun Samantha Richards
1989 Full Exposure: The Sex Tapes Scandal Valentine Hayward
1990 Perry Mason: The Case of the Silenced Singer Terri Knight
Seriously...Phil Collins Rachel
The Kid Who Loved Christmas Lynette Parks
1991 Another You Gloria
Harley Davidson and the Marlboro Man Lulu Daniels
1992 Stompin' at the Savoy Pauline
1995 Nothing Lasts Forever Dr. Kathy "Kat" Hunter
Bye Bye Birdie Rose Alvarez
1996 Eraser Dr. Lee Cullen
1997 Soul Food Teri Joseph
Hoodlum Francine Hughes
1998 Dance with Me Ruby Sinclair
Futuresport Alejandra 'Alex' Torres
1999 The Adventures of Elmo in Grouchland Queen of Trash
Light It Up Detective Audrey McDonald
2000 The Courage to Love Mother Henriette DeLille
Don Quixote Dulcinea/Aldonza
Shaft Carmen Vasquez
A Diva's Christmas Carol Ebony Scrooge
2001 WW3 M.J. Blake
Santa, Baby! Alicia
2002 Keep the Faith, Baby Hazel Scott
2004 Johnson Family Vacation Dorothy Johnson
Beck and Call Zoe
2006 Rehearsing a Dream Herself
My Brother L'Tisha Morton
2007 The Beautiful World of Ugly Betty Wilhelmina Slater
And Then Came Love Julie Davidson
2009 Hannah Montana: The Movie Vita
2011 Delhi Safari Beggum
2013 He's Way More Famous Than You Herself
Temptation: Confessions of a Marriage Counselor Janice
2014 The Trip to Bountiful Jessie Mae Watts
When Marnie Was There Hisako
2017 The Man From Earth: Holocene Carolyn
2018 Suicide Squad: Hell to Pay Amanda Waller
The Legend of Hallowaiian Fire Goddess
False Profits Suzanne
2019 Batman: Hush Amanda Waller
Miss Virginia Sally Rae
2020 Bad Hair Zora


Year Title Role
1979 Live from Lincoln Center Graduates/Off Stage Voices
1984 Partners in Crime Roselle Robins
The Love Boat Miss America
1986 He's the Mayor Herself
The Redd Foxx Show Jessica
T.J. Hooker Officer Pat Williamson
The Love Boat Pearl
1987 Password Plus and Super Password Herself/Celebrity Contestant
1988 Showtime at the Apollo Herself
Soul Train Herself
1989 After Hours Herself/Host
Family Feud Herself/Celebrity Contestant
1992 Soul Train Herself
Soul Train Music Awards Herself/Co-Host
Saturday Night Live Herself
The Jacksons: An American Dream Suzanne de Passe
The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air Danny Mitchell
1994 Essence Awards Herself/Host
Great Performances Herself/Host
1995 Happily Ever After: Fairy Tales for Every Child Beauty
1996 Intimate Portrait Herself
Star Trek: Deep Space Nine Arandis
1997 The Odyssey Calypso
1998 NAACP Image Awards Herself/Co-Host
Saturday Night Live Herself
1999 I'll Make Me a World Herself/Narrator
L.A. Doctors Dr. Leanne Barrows
2000 Sesame Street Herself
Christmas in Vienna Herself
2000–09 Who Wants to Be a Millionaire Herself/Celebrity Contestant
2002 Cool Women Herself
Ally McBeal Sheila Hunt
The Proud Family Debra Williams
2003 Boomtown Detective Katherine Pierce
2004 Mad TV Herself
Fashion in Focus Herself
Evening at Pops Herself
2005 Black in the 80s Herself
Gospel Superfest Herself/Host
2006 South Beach Elizabeth Bauer
2006–10 Ugly Betty Wilhelmina Slater
2007 Shear Genius Herself/Celebrity Judge
E! True Hollywood Story Herself
2007–08 Mama Mirabelle's Home Movies Mama Mirabelle
2009 Daytime Emmy Awards Herself/Host
2010 Drama League Award Herself/Host
Biography Herself
The A-List: New York Herself
2010–12 Desperate Housewives Renee Perry
2011 Who Do You Think You Are? Herself
RuPaul's Drag Race Herself/Guest Judge
2012 Kitchen Cousin's Herself
Phineas and Ferb Flight Attendant
2012–13 666 Park Avenue Olivia Doran
2014 The Haunting Of Herself
Oprah's Master Class Herself
2015 The Mindy Project Dr. Philips
Royal Pains Olympia Houston
The Good Wife Courtney Paige
Live from Lincoln Center Julie LaVerne
2016 Broad City Elizabeth Carlton
2016–17 The Librarians General Cynthia Rockwell
2016–18 Milo Murphy's Law Dr. Eileen Underwood
2017 Daytime Divas Maxine Robinson
Difficult People Trish
Modern Family Rhonda
2018 RuPaul's Drag Race: All Stars Herself/Guest Judge
Pyramid Herself/Celebrity Player
Me, Myself & I Kelly Frasier
2019 American Style Herself
Project Runway All Stars Herself/Guest Judge
Match Game Herself/Celebrity Player
Doc McStuffins Delilah
First Wives Club Nancy
2019–22 T.O.T.S. Captain Candace Beakman
2020 RuPaul's Secret Celebrity Drag Race Herself/Vanqueisha De House
How's Your Head, Hun? Herself
Let's Make a Deal Herself
2020–21 Twenties Angela
2021 Broadway Profiles Herself
A Capitol Fourth Herself/Host
Kenan Tasha Noble
Girls5eva Nance Trace
Marvel's Wastelanders: Star-Lord Emma Frost
2021–23 Queen of the Universe Herself/Judge
2022 Carpool Karaoke Herself
A Black Lady Sketch Show Delilah
2023 American Experience Herself/Narrator
RuPaul's Drag Race Herself
Great Performances Herself



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