About Vanessa Minnillo
It has been stated that the current sum of Vanessa Minnillo net worth reaches 8 million dollars. She has earned a huge part of her net worth through her career on TV, but she is also known as a fashion model, which has also contributed to bringing huge sums of money to the total amount of Vanessa Minnillo net worth. Vanessa Minnillo is well known from TV screens, where she is appearing as an actress and television show host.
In 1998, Vanessa Minnillo won the title of Miss Teen USA, and a lot of people believe that it was actually this winning that brought her way to television industry. Vanessa Minnillo has worked on the Entertainment Tonight, where she was a correspondent from New York. In addition to that, she has also appeared on MTV, where she was chosen to be a host of Total Request Live. Hosting these two shows has also added up to the total amount of Vanessa Minnillo net worth.
Vanessa Minnillo was born in 1980 in Philippines. His father was involved into Air Force and because of his job, Vanessa Minnillo’s family had to move quite a lot. In nine years, Vanesa Minnillo changed eight schools and was living in many parts of the United States, such as Washington, Florida, California and Nevada, in addition to living in Japan and Germany, as well.
In 1986, however, her parents divorced. When she was attending high school, Vanessa Minnillo was also active in sports, mainly in her school’s cheerleading squad. After the separation of her parents, Vanessa Minnillo moved to live with her mother to Turkey, but soon after that she relocated back to the United States where she settled with her father in South Carolina. It was also there where she attended school.
In 1998, Vanessa Minnillo competed in the beauty pageant of Miss South Carolina Teen USA and she won it. As a result, in the same year, she participated in the Miss Teen USA pageant, where she became the winner of it. She was the first representative of South Carolina to win this title. In addition to winning the whole show, Vanessa Minnillo got a title of Miss Congeniality, which also made her the first representative of South Carolina to get it.
In 2003, Vanessa Minnillo became a host on TV screens when she was hired by MTV to host its show called Total Request Live, where she stayed till 2007. Thus, her career on TV started with this, and eventually it also became one of the main sources of Vanessa Minnillo net worth.