Vanessa Marcil Gossip, News & Trivia
- Eye color: Brown
- Hair color: Brown
- Is of French, Italian and Portuguese descent.
- As a child, Vanessa was given the option of skipping second grade along with a friend. She and her parents decided against it.
- Auditioned for a role in I STILL KNOW WHAT YOU DID LAST SUMMER.
- Was offered the role of Nelle Porter on ALLY MCBEAL but was forced to turn it down because she had already signed on to BEVERLY HILLS, 90210.
- Was engaged to GH actor Tyler Christopher.
- Was part of the Circle Theatre Acting Company in Indio.
- Was offered the cover and a layout in Playboy but she declined. She is reportedly very shy about revealing her body.
- Has a tattoo on her lower back of a tribal symbol representing peace and love in the universe.
- Named one of People magazine's 50 Most Beautiful People. (1996)
- Is a vegetarian.
- Has two dogs named Woof and Joey.
- Started acting at the age of eight.
- Performed her own song at a 6th grade talent show and won.