Vanessa Vadim is popularly known as the daughter of legendary Hollywood actress Jane Fonda and French filmmaker Roger Vadim. Many people also recognize her as a documentary filmmaker and eco-advice columnist. She has written for several websites, it is said that she has inherited writing form her actress mother.
The veteran writer and filmmaker have to struggle a lot to escape from her mother’s shadow. Finally, she succeeded to escape after making her own image in front of the public as columnist and director. Let us scroll down to know more about the beautiful lady Vanessa.
Caption: Documentary filmmaker and columinist, Vanessa Vadim.
Vanessa Vadim: Bio, Family, Education, Career
Vanessa was born on 28 September 1968, in Paris, France which makes her age around 51. She was born as the daughter to the famous actress Jane Fonda and filmmaker Roger Vadim. She has a younger half-brother Troy Garity from her mother’s marriage to Tom Hayden. Her other siblings are Nathalie Vadim, Christian Vadim, and Vania Plemiannikov. Also, she is a cousin to actors Bridget Fonda and Justin Fonda.
In her early 20s, she was such a troublesome kid that she never had a prim and settled person. In the age of 21, police arrested Vadim in New York City on charges of obstructing government administration and wandering around to purchase drugs.
Caption: child Vanessa Vadim with mother Jane Fonda
After completing her high school education, she went on to join Brown University in Providence, Rhode Island. Further, she graduated studies in Arts from the university. After that, she began to work as a documentary filmmaker. Some of her other works include crew member on 1999 film ‘Blue is Beautiful’ and director/producer/editor/cinematographer for the 2002 film ‘The Quilts of Gee’s’. Currently, she works as an ecological advice columnist for the website ‘Mother Nature Network’ and ‘TheDailyBeast’. By getting inspired by her mother who fought many battles for the protection of the environment, she began to involve in loving and became concerned about nature
Vanessa Vadim: Personal Life & Husband
Hailed from the quite famous family, Unlike her maternal family, she prefers to have a low profile life. Since she kept herself away from the media, only a little is known about her. Further, she has married to Paul Van Waggoner whose identity is not available in the media. She and Paul have tied a knot on 12 June 2010 in a simple and closed ceremony in St.Tropez, France.
Further, she has two children but not from current marriage. She produced two children; son Malcolm and daughter Viva from two different men previously. Prior to her current marriage, she married ‘The Quilts of Gee’s Bend’ producer, Mark Anett. But the identity of another guy is not available in the media.
Vanessa Vadim: Net Worth & Social Media Profiles
Talking about her net worth, she has not shared much information on her earning and income. According to reliable sources, being an eco-advice columnist, she must be earning a quite considerable amount from her career. Therefore, her net worth has an estimation above $200 thousand. On the other hand, her mother being a popular actress and political activist, she has a net worth around $300 million.
Caption: Vanessa attended the 2014 AFI Life Achievement Award with mother and brother.
The secretive director seems to live a very private life away from the media and social media platforms as well. Therefore, she does not possess any sorts of account on different social networking sites. Though she occasionally spotted in the public attending events or accompany her mother.
Vanessa Vadim: Body Measurements
The documentary film-maker has a tall height of 5 feet 10 inches or 1.78 meters and weighs around 62 kg. Her body has a measurement of 34-29-37 and a shoe size of 9(U.S.). She has a blue eye color with fair skin and dark brown hair color.