Born and raised in Birmingham and now residing in London. Vanessa Donovan is a UK based Actress, Writer, and Commercial Model.
Vanessa made her 'off west end' debut in the leading role of Eletha Barret, wife of Oscar winning film star, Peter Finch, in the world premiere of ‘Mad As Hell' which opened at the Jermyn Street Theatre last spring. Followed by a two month tour in Singapore with immersive group, Secret Theatre.
Recent projects include a Guest lead role in BBC Doctors episode 'Hair Today, Gone Tomorrow'. Short films 'Love' Directed by Jane Ashmore and NFTS short 'Re Lease Me' directed by Jade Li. And a voice over project for The Games Workshop series 'Realmslayer' with Brian Blessed.
She has worked on Independent British feature films, 'The Marker' alongside John Hannah (The Mummy), currently available to watch on Netflix.
A force to be reckoned with she is BADC trained in stage and on screen combat and highly proficient in athletics and boxing.
Vanessa has unique look thanks to her West Indian and Irish heritage and is able to naturally command attention on and off screen and stage. She has worked for brands including Gillette, Chivas Regals, eBay, TFL, and Macmillan.
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