Vanessa Simmons Bio | Wiki
Vanessa Simmons is an American TV personality, businesswoman, and a growing Hip Hop star. Her family took part in the MTV reality show Run’s House. Simmons has judged and starred as a host on the fashion competition show Project Runway: Threads.
Currently, she serves as the digital series talk show Asking for a Friend, a platform that celebrates diverse voices and notably addresses the interests of Black women.
Vanessa Simmons Age
Simmons was born on August 5, 1983, in Laie, Hawaii, United States. She is 38 years old.
Vanessa Simmons Height
She is a woman of average stature and stands at a height of 5 ft 5 in (Approx. 1.65 m).
Vanessa Simmons Family
She was born and raised in Laie, Hawaii by her parents Joseph Simmons and Valerie Vaughn. Simmons’s father is a rapper, producer, DJ, and TV personality. Furthermore, he is one of the founding members of the influential hip hop group Run–DMC. Joseph is also a practicing minister, known as Reverend Run, and married to his second wife Justine Simmons.
Simmons is the oldest sister of her six siblings Angela Simmons, Joseph “Jojo” Simmons Jr, and half-siblings Daniel “Diggy” Simmons III, Russell “Russy” Simmons II, and Miley Justine Simmons. Additionally, she is the niece of artist Russell Simmons and Danny Simmons the co-founder of Def Jam Records.
Vanessa Simmons Baby Daddy | Daughter
Simmons is currently in a relationship with her boyfriend of several years Michael Wayans, an actor. The couple shares a daughter together Ava Marie Jean Wayans who was born on February 13, 2014.
Vanessa Simmons Siblings
Simmons has five siblings and she is the oldest. Sadly, her sister Victoria died and the family adopted Miley immediately. Together with her sister Angela they serve as designers for the shoe brand Pastry. Daniel is a rapper, singer, songwriter, model, and actor. Currently, he is acting on the hit show Grown-ish as Doug Edwards, a student at Cal U.
Simmons’ brother Jojo also runs the record label Whos House Entertainment and is married with a daughter. Finally, her brother Russy stars with his parents and younger sister, Miley on the show Rev Runs Around the World.
Vanessa Simmons Education
She attended and graduated from St John’s University.
Vanessa Simmons Run’s House
Simmons and her family took part in the MTV reality show Run’s House. The show premiered on October 13, 2005, and follows the family life of former Run–D.M.C. rapper and hip-hop music pioneer Joseph Simmons, also known as Rev Run.
Moreover, the show’s theme song and show name are from the Run-D.M.C. album Tougher Than Leather. Its filming took place in the Simmons family home in Saddle River, New Jersey, the Simmons offices in Manhattan, New York, and the apartment shared by Joseph’s daughters, Simmons and Angela, in Los Angeles, California.
Vanessa Simmons Net Worth
She earns her wealth as an actress, model, and reality TV star. Therefore, no doubt she has amassed a fortune over the years. Simmons’ estimated net worth is $8 million.
Is Vanessa Simmons In A Relationship
Yes. Simmons is in a relationship with her boyfriend Michael Wayans since 2005. The couple shares a daughter together Ava Marie Jean Wayans.
Are Vanessa Simmons And Angela Twins
No. Is the oldest sister of Angela. Additionally, they serve as designers for the shoe brand Pastry