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Vanessa Hudgens

 
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A California native, Vanessa Hudgens began her career in musical theatre at the age of eight, performing in productions of Evita, Carousel, The Wizard of Oz, The King & I, The Music Man, Cinderella and Damn Yankees. She made her feature film debut in Catherine Hardwick's Thirteen, starring Holly ... (read complete bio)
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Bio:
A California native, Vanessa Hudgens began her career in musical theatre at the age of eight, performing in productions of Evita, Carousel, The Wizard of Oz, The King & I, The Music Man, Cinderella and Damn Yankees. She made her feature film debut in Catherine Hardwick's Thirteen, starring Holly ... (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

  [Broadway]
FOX Live Televised Production, 2019
Maureen Johnson
  [Washington, DC (Regional)]
Kennedy Center Concert Production, 2018
Vanessa
  [Motion Picture]
FOX Live Televised Production, 2016
Betty Rizzo
  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 2015
Gigi
  [Washington, DC (Regional)]
Kennedy Center Production, 2015
Gigi

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Vanessa Hudgens, Alexandra Shipp

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Steven Levenson, Lin-Manuel Miranda, Ben Levi Ross, Julie Oh, Andrew Garfield, Alexan Photo

Steven Levenson, Lin-Manuel Miranda, Ben Levi Ross, Julie Oh, Andrew Garfield, Alexandra Shipp, Joshua Henry, Vanessa Hudgens, Robin de Jesus, Judith Light

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Julie Oh, Vanessa Hudgens, Alexandra Shipp

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Performances
  [Broadway]
FOX Live Televised Production, 2019
Maureen Johnson

  [Washington, DC (Regional)]
Kennedy Center Concert Production, 2018
Vanessa

  [Motion Picture]
FOX Live Televised Production, 2016
Betty Rizzo

  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 2015
Gigi

  [Washington, DC (Regional)]
Kennedy Center Production, 2015
Gigi

Vanessa Hudgens Biography

A California native, Vanessa Hudgens began her career in musical theatre at the age of eight, performing in productions of Evita, Carousel, The Wizard of Oz, The King & I, The Music Man, Cinderella and Damn Yankees. She made her feature film debut in Catherine Hardwick's Thirteen, starring Holly Hunter and Evan Rachel Wood, and co-starred in the action film, Thunderbirds. She is best known for her role as Gabriella Montez in Disney Channel's breakaway hit, "High School Musical" and its follow up films, "High School Musical 2" and the theatrical release, High School Musical 3: Senior Year. She followed her "High School Musical" success with the critically acclaimed Bandslam, as well as Beastly and Journey 2: The Mysterious Island. Credits include Frozen Ground, directed by Scott Walker, Spring Breakers, opposite James Franco and Selena Gomez and directed by Harmony Korine, and Gimme Shelter, directed by Ron Krauss. In 2010, she won the ShoWest Award for "Female Star of Tomorrow" and the Trendsetter Award at the 2014 Young Hollywood Awards. Additional film credits include The Princess Switch, Second Act, and Bad Boys for Life.

Hudgens played the titular role in Gigi on Broadway and starred in the KENNEDY Center production of In the Heights. She's perhaps best known for her work in the High School Musical franchise. She also starred in Rent: Live and Grease: Live. She executive produced and star in The Knight Before Christmas.






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Book Your Virtual Experience With Patti Murin, Fergie L. Philippe, Ali Ewoldt & More  Photo Book Your Virtual Experience With Patti Murin, Fergie L. Philippe, Ali Ewoldt & More on BWW Stage Door
by Team BWW - Jun 17, 2022

Stage Door is a platform allowing for your favorite performers to offer more virtual services including video shout outs, virtual classes, meet & greets and more! Book your favorite stars, including Patti Murin, Fergie L. Philippe, Ali Ewoldt and more!

Netflix Sets Premiere For Kid Cudi & Kenya Barris' ENTERGALACTIC Photo Netflix Sets Premiere For Kid Cudi & Kenya Barris' ENTERGALACTIC
by Michael Major - Jun 15, 2022

Entergalactic takes place in the only city that can handle all three: New York.  Alongside Mescudi and Williams, Entergalactic boasts an all-star cast including Timothée Chalamet, Ty Dolla $ign, Laura Harrier, Vanessa Hudgens, Christopher Abbott, 070 Shake, Jaden Smith, Keith David, Teyana Taylor, Arturo Castro and Macaulay Culkin.

Photos: Broadway Stars Align on the 2022 Tony Awards Red Carpet Photo Photos: Broadway Stars Align on the 2022 Tony Awards Red Carpet
by Bruce Glikas - Jun 12, 2022

We're taking you to the red carpet for a look at all of the stars (and what they're wearing) at them 2022 Tony Awards!

How/When/Where to Watch the 2022 Tony Awards and Other Questions Answered! Photo How/When/Where to Watch the 2022 Tony Awards and Other Questions Answered!
by Team BWW - Jun 11, 2022

The 75th Annual Tony Awards are back this year at Radio City Music Hall to celebrate the best of Broadway for the 2021/22 theatre season. Need a refresher on how to watch and when? We've got you covered!

Performances Announced For The 75th Annual Tony Awards Photo Performances Announced For The 75th Annual Tony Awards
by Michael Major - Jun 9, 2022

Find out what shows and stars are performing at this year's 2022 Tony Awards!

VIDEO: Darren Criss & Julianne Hough Tease Their Tony Awards Opening Number on CBS MO Photo VIDEO: Darren Criss & Julianne Hough Tease Their Tony Awards Opening Number on CBS MORNINGS
by Michael Major - Jun 9, 2022

Tony Awards: Act One hosts Darren Criss and Julianne Hough touched on what audiences can expect from their hour-long portion of the Tony Awards, teasing the broadcast's opening number, which was written by Criss. Criss and Hough also discussed their Tony Awards memories, what their pre-show ritual is for their respective Broadway shows, and more.

Download BroadwayWorld's Printable Ballot for the Tony Awards Photo Download BroadwayWorld's Printable Ballot for the Tony Awards
by HaleyJane Rose - Jun 8, 2022

If you're having a Tonys party (or just celebrating by yourself) you'll need an Tony Award ballot to fill out and challenge your friends. BroadwayWorld has got you covered. Make your predictions and cast your ballot today!

VIDEO: Ariana DeBose Teases What to Expect From the Tony Awards on CBS MORNINGS Photo VIDEO: Ariana DeBose Teases What to Expect From the Tony Awards on CBS MORNINGS
by Michael Major - Jun 8, 2022

Ariana DeBose appeared on CBS Mornings today to discuss hosting the 75th Annual Tony Awards. DeBose discussed her previous experiences as a Tony nominee, gave advice to this year's nominees, and teased how they will be honoring Broadway swings and understudies at this year's ceremony.

VIDEO: CBS Shares 75th Annual Tony Awards Teaser Trailer Photo VIDEO: CBS Shares 75th Annual Tony Awards Teaser Trailer
by Michael Major - Jun 7, 2022

The teaser trailer features a star-studded lineup of Tony nominees, including Hugh Jackman, Rachel Dratch, Sutton Foster, Billy Crystal, Uzo Aduba, Jesse Tyler Ferguson, L Morgan Lee, Jesse Williams, Rob McClure, Myles Frost, and more.

Presenters Announced for the 75th Annual Tony Awards Photo Presenters Announced for the 75th Annual Tony Awards
by Nicole Rosky - Jun 7, 2022

The biggest stars from stage and screen are set to take the stage at the legendary Radio City Music Hall in New York City to celebrate the 75th Annual Tony Awards. Find out who will appear on the broadcast including past-winners and more.

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VIDEO: Darren Criss & Julianne Hough Tease Their Tony Awards Opening Number on CBS MO VideoVIDEO: Darren Criss & Julianne Hough Tease Their Tony Awards Opening Number on CBS MORNINGS
by Michael Major - Jun 9, 2022

Tony Awards: Act One hosts Darren Criss and Julianne Hough touched on what audiences can expect from their hour-long portion of the Tony Awards, teasing the broadcast's opening number, which was written by Criss. Criss and Hough also discussed their Tony Awards memories, what their pre-show ritual is for their respective Broadway shows, and more.

VIDEO: Ariana DeBose Teases What to Expect From the Tony Awards on CBS MORNINGS VideoVIDEO: Ariana DeBose Teases What to Expect From the Tony Awards on CBS MORNINGS
by Michael Major - Jun 8, 2022

Ariana DeBose appeared on CBS Mornings today to discuss hosting the 75th Annual Tony Awards. DeBose discussed her previous experiences as a Tony nominee, gave advice to this year's nominees, and teased how they will be honoring Broadway swings and understudies at this year's ceremony.

VIDEO: CBS Shares 75th Annual Tony Awards Teaser Trailer VideoVIDEO: CBS Shares 75th Annual Tony Awards Teaser Trailer
by Michael Major - Jun 7, 2022

The teaser trailer features a star-studded lineup of Tony nominees, including Hugh Jackman, Rachel Dratch, Sutton Foster, Billy Crystal, Uzo Aduba, Jesse Tyler Ferguson, L Morgan Lee, Jesse Williams, Rob McClure, Myles Frost, and more.

VIDEO: Netflix Shares 'Green Green Dress' Deleted Scene from TICK, TICK...BOOM! VideoVIDEO: Netflix Shares 'Green Green Dress' Deleted Scene from TICK, TICK...BOOM!
by Michael Major - Mar 17, 2022

Netflix has shared the 'Green Green Dress' deleted scene from tick, tick BOOM! The new scene features Andrew Garfield and Alexandra Shipp. The track, which is included in Jonathan Larson's stage musical, was cut from the recent Netflix film adaption directed by Lin-Manuel Miranda.

VIDEO: Netflix Shares New TICK, TICK...BOOM! Blooper Reel VideoVIDEO: Netflix Shares New TICK, TICK...BOOM! Blooper Reel
by Michael Major - Feb 21, 2022

The video features new behind-the-scenes looks at Andrew Garfield, Vanessa Hudgens, Lin-Manuel Miranda,¬†Robin de Jes√ļs, Alexandra Shipp, and more. tick, tick... BOOM! is the autobiographical musical by Jonathan Larson, who revolutionized theater as the creator of Rent. The film marks the directorial debut of Hamilton creator Lin-Manuel Miranda.

VIDEO: Netflix Wishes Happy Birthday to Jonathan Larson VideoVIDEO: Netflix Wishes Happy Birthday to Jonathan Larson
by Michael Major - Feb 4, 2022

Netflix has released a new video in tribute to Jonathan Larson on what would have been his 60th birthday. The video features footage from tick, tick...BOOM! which stars Andrew Garfield as Jonathan Larson. The video also features the film's stars, including Vanessa Hudgens, Alexndra Shipp, and Robin de Jesus, plus real footage of Larson himself.

VIDEO: Rachel Zegler & Andrew Garfield Interview Each Other for Variety's Actors on A VideoVIDEO: Rachel Zegler & Andrew Garfield Interview Each Other for Variety's Actors on Actors Series
by Michael Major - Jan 31, 2022

On the latest episode of Variety's Actors on Actors series, Rachel Zegler and Andrew Garfield sat down to discuss their performances in West Side Story and tick, tick...BOOM! The pair also discussed Garfield's appearace in the recent Spider-Man film, Zegler being cast as Snow White in Disney's upcoming remake, their beginnings in theatre, and more.

VIDEO: Andrew Garfield Discusses TICK, TICK...BOOM! Golden Globe Win on ELLEN VideoVIDEO: Andrew Garfield Discusses TICK, TICK...BOOM! Golden Globe Win on ELLEN
by Michael Major - Jan 25, 2022

Andrew Garfield sat down with Ellen DeGeneres today to discuss his recent Golden Globe win for his role as Jonathan Larson in Lin-Manuel Miranda's film adaption of tick, tick...BOOM! Garfield also detailed when he found out about his Golden Globe win, revealing that he was on the phone with Lin-Manuel Miranda.

VIDEO: tick, tick...BOOM! Film Shares Behind the Scenes Footage VideoVIDEO: tick, tick...BOOM! Film Shares Behind the Scenes Footage
by Marissa Tomeo - Jan 23, 2022

Watch the thirty minute behind the scenes footage from Netflix's award-winning filmed version of Jonathan Larson's 'tick, tick...BOOM!' It includes shots from rehearsals, interviews with the cast, including star Andrew Garfield, information about the process from director Lin-Manuel Miranda, words from the producer, Julie Oh, and more.

BWW Exclusive: Watch Joshua Henry Sing His Original Song 'Guarantee' on FULL FRONTAL  VideoBWW Exclusive: Watch Joshua Henry Sing His Original Song 'Guarantee' on FULL FRONTAL WITH SAMANTHA BEE
by Michael Major - Jan 20, 2022

Joshua Henry is slated to make his late-night debut during the season premiere episode of TBS' Full Frontal with Samantha Bee. Henry performed a stripped-back version of 'Guarantee', a track from his new album, 'Grow.' Watch the performance exclusively here before the episodes premiere tonight!


Vanessa Hudgens Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Vanessa Hudgens been in?
Vanessa Hudgens has appeared on Broadway in 2 shows.

How many West End shows has Vanessa Hudgens been in?
Vanessa Hudgens has not appeared in the West End