More Vanessa Angel Bios & Profiles
Biography #2 (for Kingpin)Vanessa Angel is a talented and beautiful actress who is fast becoming known to both film and television audiences.
Angel was already a top model when she made her feature film debut as a Russian spy in John Landis' outrageous comedy Spies Like Us, starring Chevy Chase and Dan Aykroyd. She has gone on to land roles in the films Cityscrapes, Sleep With Me, King of New York and Stop! Or My Mom Will Shoot.
On television, she is currently starring on the USA Network's hit comedy series Weird Science. Angel plays Lisa, the computer-generated perfect woman who has been conjured up by two teenage boys. The unlimited possibilities of a virtual woman teaching her young creators some lessons about real life has given Angel an opportunity to showcase her versatility from week to week.
Born in England, Angel was discovered at the age of 16 by the internationally renowned modeling agent Eileen Ford. She then relocated to New York where she became one of most sought-after models in the business, gracing the covers of such prestigious magazines as Cosmopolitan and Vogue.
Bio courtesy MGM for "Kingpin" (11-Aug-2002)