Kids’ Choice Awards winner Vanessa Hudgens is an American actress and singer who is best remembered as Gabriella Montez in the film series High School Musical. She is also known for movies like Spring Breakers, Journey 2: The Mysterious Island, starring Dwayne “Rock” Johnson, and Sucker Punch.
As a musician, she had a record deal with Hollywood Records with whom she released to major studio albums V and Identified.
How much is Vanessa Hudgens’ Net Worth?
The former American child actress has accumulated a net worth of $14 million, a fortune that comes from her work in the film industry and music.
Salary and Income Sources
Vanessa’s salary from High School Musical (2006) was $2 million. For working in the films for Disney she earned about $2 million.
According to Celebworth, her annual salary is said to be $2.26 million.
Besides acting, she also earned well from her albums V (2006) and Identified (2008) which had estimated earnings of $582,000 and $25,000.
Properties and Cars
She currently resides in Los Feliz in a home previously owned by Gary Oldman which she purchased for $5 million. She also owns a 700 square foot house in Williamsburg, Brooklyn.
The Bravo Otto Award-winning actress bought a 5,200 sq ft house in Studio City, Los Angeles after paying a price of $2.75 million instead of the previously listed price of $3.3 million. The house was later sold in 2019 for $3.9 million.
She is an Audi lover and has been spotted several times stepping out of an Audi A7 whose starting price is $79,700, Audi S4 of $50,200, and an Audi S5 which can be bought for $66,095.
Further her garage also houses cars like Porsche Cayenne S of $88,600, Mercedes E-Class which has a market price of $54,050, Toyota Prius whose market price is $24,200, and a Mercedes Benz E350 of $54,050.
Vanessa was made to pay $1,000 in May 2016 for carving her initials in a rock in Coconino National Forest, the property which belonged to the U.S. Forest Service. The actress posted the photo of the carving in her Instagram feed which eventually ended up in her paying the fine.
She was sued by Brian Schall in 2007 on grounds of an alleged breach of contract. Brian claimed that the American singer owed him $150,000 after helping her $5 million from her musical career.
Vanessa Hudgen’s Movies and TV shows
Besides High School Musical series, she is best known for her roles in Bandslam, The Sweet Life of Zack and Cody, starring Dylan Sprouse.
Hudgens also appeared in movies like Sucker Punch, Beastly, featuring Neil Patrick Harris, and Spring Breakers with Selena Gomez.
Vanessa Hudgen’s Brief History
She was born as Vanessa Anne Hudgens on 14th December 1988 in Salinas, California in the United States Gina Hudgens and Gregory Hudgens. She has a sister named Stella Hudgens who is also an actress.
She attended Guajome Park Academy and later studied at the Orange County School of the Arts. Hudgens learned drama and music at Kingsbrook Business and Enterprise College, England.
The 31-years-old actress is in a relationship with Austin Butler since August 2011. She was in a relationship with Zac Efron for five years, and with Josh Hutcherson.