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Vinessa Shaw


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Full NameVinessa Shaw
First NameVinessa
Last NameShaw
Birth CityCalifornia
Birth CountryUnited States of America
Mother NameSusan Damante
Gender IdentityFemale
Sexual OrientationStraight
Marital StatusMarried
SpouseKristopher Gifford
No Of Children1
SibilingsNatalie Shaw
Height172 cm
Networth$500 k
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Date of BirthJuly 19,1976
Age47 years
Married Date2017

Vinessa Shaw is an American actress, as well as a model who started her acting career at an early age. 

She had her break-out role with Disney’s 1993 Halloween comedy-fantasy film Hocus Pocus.

Husband, Married, Affair

She is married to her long-term boyfriend, Kristopher Gifford, who is a graphic designer. The couple dated for ten years before exchanging the wedding vows in 2017.

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The two of them share an incredible bond of love. Here is a picture with her husband Kristopher shared with a caption, 

‘The flowers you sent helped to...

Vinessa Shaw Husband
Vinessa Shaw Husband Source: Instagram

On August 15, 2017, she announced the news of her pregnancy with a Hocus-Pocus themed picture captioned as 

‘Maybe I should...

Vinessa Shaw Announcing Pregnancy
Vinessa Shaw Announcing Pregnancy Source: Instagram

The couple was blessed with a baby boy on February 20, 2018, whom they named Jack Hiroki Gifford.

Before having a love affair with Kristopher, she dated few celebrities. 

She dated actor and director, Jonathan Brandis from 1991 to 1992.

After that, she dated another celebrity, a well-known actor and model Oliver Hudson from 1998 to 2001.

She also dated Matt Smith.

Net Worth

Her estimated net worth is $500 thousand, which she has accumulated through her career in acting and modeling.

She started her acting career in 1981 playing the role of Angel Bradley on the flick Home Sweet Home. 

She then appeared in movies like Hocus Pocus, L.A. Without a Map, Eyes Wide Shut, Wayward Son, 40 Days and 40 Nights, Melinda and Melinda, The Hills Have Eyes and more.

Below is the list of movies she has been part of:

Movie NameBudgetBox Office Collection
Ladybugs$20 million$14.8 million
Side Effects$30 million$66.7 million
Hocus Pocus$28 million$39 million
Eyes Wide Shut$65 million$162.1 million
40 Days and 40 Nights$17 million$95.1 million
The Hills Have Eyes$15 million$69.6 million
Big Miracle$30 million$24.7 million

Besides movies, she has made her appearance in TV series as well. She was part of the TV series Vegas from 2012 to 2013 in which she played the role of Laura Savino.

In 2014 she portrayed the role of Angela Early in the series ‘Those Who Kill.’

She has appeared in other series, including The Torkelsons, Fallen Angels, New York Undercover, House, and Ray Donovan.

She was nominated for various categories including Outstanding Young Ensemble Cast in a Motion Picture, Best Young Actress Recurring in a Television Series, Best Young Actress co-starring in a Motion Picture, Best Youth Actress Leading Role in a Motion Picture Comedy, Best Performance by a Youth Actress in a Drama Series and Best Performance By a Youth Actress as a Guest Star.


  1. She was born on July 19, 1976, which makes her age 43 as of 2019.
  2. Her body measurements are not available. However, she has a slim body.
  3. She has 35.4k followers on Instagram.
  4. We cover most of the information about Vinessa Shaw as it is difficult to find on other wiki sites.
Updated On Tue Feb 16 2021 Published On Sun Nov 10 2019 By paper-boat

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