Vanessa Marcil is famous for General Hospital: Bio, Wiki, Net Worth, Career, Instagram, Son
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The beautiful and gorgeous American actress Vanessa Marcil is renowned for playing Brenda Barrett in General Hospital. She also saw popularity rise for her with her role of Gina Kincaid in Beverly Hills 90210. She was also cast as Sam Marquez in Las Vegas.
Vanessa Marcil was the youngest of four siblings. She was born on 15 October 1968 in Indio, California, the USA. Her father Peter Ortiz worked as a contractor and was a self-made millionaire. He expired on 14 September 2017. Her mother Patricia Marcil serves as a herbalist. She is of mixed ethnicity; her father had Mexican roots while her mother is of French and Italian descent.
She studied at Indio High School, Indio, California and was a part of the Circle Theatre Acting Company in Indio. Vanessa started partaking in school plays when she was 8 years old. She also won when she sang her own song at the sixth-grade talent show. She also likes acting and decided to pursue it as a career.
She attended college at Palm Desert and studied law. Her eldest brother is Sam who was born on 16 November 1958. Her sisters are Tina (born October 20, 1959) and Sherry (born September 7, 1962).
Vanessa Marcil’s career
Vanessa did a number of theater plays before she landed the role of Brenda Barrett on ABC’s show named General Hospital. In 1996, she debuted on the big screen with the role in The Rock. She was cast opposite Nicolas Cage. She also bagged a role in TV movie To Love, Honor, and Deceive in 1996. She continued being a part of General Hospital until 1998. She then left the show to join the cast of Beverly Hills 90210.
By the end of 2002, she returned to General Hospital. She earned an Emmy Award for the Outstanding Supporting actress role in 2003 for her role in General Hospital. She also joined the show called as Las Vegas in 2003 where she was cast as the casino host, Sam Marquez. She continued to do this role until 2008.
In 2008, Vanessa also bagged the role of the host of the Lifetime’s reality show named ‘Blush: The Search for America’s Greatest Makeup Artist’. She also made guest appearances on the NBC Show called Lipstick Jungle. In 2009, she played the roles in Hallmark Channel film The Nanny Express and Lifetime’s One Hot Summer.
She also starred in the web series in 2010 which was called as Bannen Way. In 2010, she again did a comeback to General Hospital and continued on it for nearly a year. She guest appeared on it again during its 50th anniversary in 2013.
In 2014, Vanessa also appeared in the Hallmark movie called Stranded in Paradise. She was invited to feature on the cover of Playboy but she refused the offer. She owns two dogs; Cowboy and Whiskey. She has her own clothing line for children called as Kass. She has also opened the Patricia House in LA for homeless mothers who cannot take care of their children.
She loves to ride motorcycles. She has a podcast on iTunes and SoundCloud.
Vanessa Marcil’s relationship history
Vanessa is twice married and divorced and had other relationships as well in between. She had dated and married actor Corey Feldman from 1989 to 1993. She then had a relationship with Brian Austin Green from 1999 to 2003. The couple shares a son named Kassius Lijah Marcil-Green. Kassius was born on 30 March 2002.
In 2010 on 11 July, Vanessa married Carmine Giovinazzo in an intimate ceremony in New York City. In 2011, Vanessa suffered two miscarriages. They separated and their divorce got finalized in March 2013. She now stays with her son Kassius and has not married again.
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