Vanessa Villanueva biography, age, all you need to know about Chris Perez ex-wife

Vanessa Villanueva biography, age,

Vanessa Villanueva is a Hollywood actress famous for her role in the Forgotten Memories, among others; however, she gained more popularity after she married American guitarist, singer and songwriter, Chris Perez who is now her ex.

Since the end of her marriage with Perez, she has remarried and has stayed away from the media, making it difficult to know what is happening in her life.

To know more about Vanessa Villanueva continue reading this article.

Profile Summary

NameVanessa Villanueva
Date of birth1971
Place of birth Corpus Christi, Texas, USA
Marital statusMarried
Profession Actress, businesswoman

Vanessa Villanueva’s Biography

The actress was born in 1971 to Mexican parents at Corpus Christi, Texas, USA. There are no details of the day and month of birth. She clocked the age of 50 in 2021. There are no details of who are parents or siblings are.


While there are no details of her education, she is reported to have graduated from the University of California, Los Angeles.


While it is not known when she started acting, she, however, gained fame for her role as a unit electrician for the movie Memphis Rising: Elvis Returns. She also played the role of Gaby Valdez in the series Forgotten Memories, released in 2015.

How she she met her ex, Chris Perez

The two met after the popular singer lost his wife Selena Quintalinna. According to the reports, Venessa was introduced to the singer by a mutual friend named John Garza in 1998.

This was when Perez was battling personal issues following the loss of his first when. On seeing Vanessa, he felt it was what he needed to get back on track. They fell in love and dated for about three years before they got married in 2001.

Their union was blessed with two children; a boy and a girl named Noah and Cassie Perez respectively.

However, after 7 years, they fell apart and went their separate ways in 2008.

While Chris Perez has chosen not to remarry, Vannesa has found love again as she started dating a man named Henry Soliz in 2012, and they got married in 2018.

The reports have revealed that Vanessa now owns a nail salon called V’s Day Spa in Portland, Texas, where she now lives with her new husband. She has also kept her personal life private by staying away from the media.

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