Vanessa Lee Chester Biography
Vanessa Lee Chester is an American television and film actress who was born on July 2, 1984, Los Angeles, California, U.S.. She rose to fame as a child actor for her roles in A Little Princess (1995) and Harriet the Spy (1996), before gaining wide-scale recognition for her role in Steven Spielberg’s The Lost World: Jurassic Park (1997).
Vanessa Lee Chester Parents
Vanessa Lee Chester was born on July 2, 1984 to Guyanese parents. She is the oldest child, and the first member of her family to be born in the United States. She has a younger brother named Kevin.
Vanessa began acting at the tender age of 3 when her mother signed her up for an audition with a New York agency. She spent her early years in Brooklyn before heading to LA where she has enjoyed a successful acting career. Vanessa has a Bachelor of Science degree in Economics from the University of Southern California.
Vanessa Lee Chester Dating
Currently, there is no information that is publicly available as pertains her partner, whether she is married or has a boyfriend. Chester’s sexual orientation is also not very clear as she is a very private person who prefers to keep details regarding her personal life under wraps.
How Old Is Vanessa Lee Chester | Age
Chester was born to Guyanese parents as their firstborn on July 2, 1984, Los Angeles, California. Her mother signed her with an agency in New York where she started her acting career aged just three. Chester is 35 years old as of 2019.
Vanessa Lee Chester Net Worth
Chester began acting at the tender age of three years when her mother signed her with an agency in New York. Since then she has featured and also starred in many films and television series. Vanessa Chester has earned good income from her relatively long career for someone her age. She has an estimated net worth of $2 million.
Vanessa Lee Chester Jurassic Park
In 1997, Vanessa Chester was cast in a lead role as Kelly in Steven Spielberg’s The Lost World: Jurassic Park (1997). It is a science fiction adventure film which is the second installment in the Jurassic Park film series. The film was directed by Steven Spielberg and written by David Koepp as a sequel to 1993’s Jurassic Park and loosely based on Michael Crichton’s 1995 novel The Lost World.
Chester played the daughter of Ian Malcolm (Jeff Goldblum). The film was a box office hit, grossing over $600 million worldwide.
Vanessa Lee Chester 17 Again
She appeared in the American comedy film of 2009. It was directed by Burr Steers and follows 37-year-old Mike (Matthew Perry) who becomes his 17-year-old self (Zac Efron) after a chance accident. The film was released on April 17, 2009, in the United States. Leslie Mann, Thomas Lennon, and Michelle Trachtenberg also featured in supporting roles.
Vanessa Lee Chester Cb4 | Little Princess
Vanessa debuted her film career from the film CB4 in 1993 in which she portrayed the role of Talona. Later in 1995, she made her appearance in the film A Little Princess as Becky. After a year, she appeared as Janie in the Nickelodeon film Harriet the Spy opposite Michelle Trachtenberg. Then, she portrayed the role of Kelly, daughter of Ian Malcolm, in Steven Spielberg’s The Lost World: Jurassic Park in 1997 which grossed over $600 million worldwide.
Also, her notable television roles include as Emily Dixon in Promised land in 1997, Annie in Once and Again in 1999, Andrea in Crossing Jordan in 2004, Mia in How I Met Yoru Mother in 2012, Secretary in Scorpion in 2015, and many more.
Vanessa Lee Chester Height
Chester is of average height standing at 5 feet 3 inches (1.68 m). She weighs approximately 50 kg and her bra-size is 32B. Chester has dark brown eyes and hair.