Vanessa Bell Calloway

Vanessa Bell Calloway

Vanessa Bell Calloway  American Actress


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Vanessa Bell Calloway was previously married to Dr. Anthony Calloway.


Vanessa Bell Calloway is a 63 year old American Actress. Born on 20th March, 1957 in Cleveland, Ohio, USA, she is famous for What`s Love Got to Do with It in a career that spans 1984–present and 1981–present. Her zodiac sign is Pisces.

Vanessa Bell Calloway has been in an on-screen matchup with Julius Carry in Diagnosis Murder (1993).

Vanessa Bell Calloway is a member of the following lists: American film actors, American television actors and American voice actors.


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Married1 32 years, 8 months - -
Total1 32 years, 8 months - -


First Name Vanessa
Middle Name Bell
Last Name Calloway
Full Name at Birth Vanessa Bell Calloway
Alternative Name Vanessa Bell, Vanessa Bell Calloway, Bell Calloway
Age 63 years
Birthday 20th March, 1957
Birthplace Cleveland, Ohio, USA
Build Slim
Eye Color Brown - Dark
Hair Color Brown - Dark
Zodiac Sign Pisces
Sexuality Straight
Religion Christian
Ethnicity Black
Nationality American
Occupation Text Actress, Dancer
Occupation Actress
Claim to Fame What`s Love Got to Do with It
Year(s) Active 1985–present, 1984–present, 1981–present
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Vanessa Bell Calloway (born March 20, 1957) is an American actress and dancer. Beginning her career as a dancer, Bell Calloway is perhaps best known for her role as Princess Imani Izzi (Eddie Murphy's arranged wife) in the 1988 comedy Coming to America. In the following years, Bell Calloway appeared in What's Love Got to Do with It (1993), The Inkwell (1994), Crimson Tide (1995), and Daylight (1996). Bell Calloway had several starring roles on television series and movies, include first African American prime time soap opera, Under One Roof (1995). She later played recurring roles on Hawthorne and Shameless. In 2016, she appeared in comedy-drama film Southside with You, and began starring as Lady Ella Johnson in the Bounce TV prime time soap opera, Saints & Sinners. Bell Calloway is an eight-time NAACP Image Award nominee.

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The Failure of Forgiveness2021Lady EvansMovie
Coming 2 America2020Imani IzziMovie
Harriet2019Rit RossMovie
Black Monday2019RuthTV Show
Unbelievable2019SarahTV Show
A Black Lady Sketch Show2019Kiley's MotherTV Show
Dragged Across Concrete2018Jennifer JohnsMovie
The Counter: 19602018NicoleShort Film
Unbroken: Path to Redemption2018Lila BurkholderMovie
Thriller2018Mrs. JacksonMovie
Love Is_2018'Wiser' AngelaTV Show
Love, Once and Always2018IsabelTV Movie
Rel2018NancyTV Show
The Conners2018Carrie LanghamTV Show
Throwback Holiday2018Mildred AndersonMovie
Her Only Choice2018Dr. BaileyMovie
The Preacher's Son2017ElenaMovie
Message from a Mistress2017HeatherMovie
Girl Minus2017Ivys MomShort Film
The Bounce Back2016EllenMovie
Southside with You2016Marian RobinsonMovie
Love Under New Management: The Miki Howard Story2016JosephineMovie
Saints & Sinners2016Lady Ella, Lady Ella JohnsonTV Show
Lark2016AzizaShort Film
Post Life2016Diane McIntoshShort Film
About Scout2015Faith PriceMovie
LAPD African Cops2015Officer CollinsMovie
To Hell and Back2015ColleenTV Movie
Emergency Contact2015Ruthie BiltmoreTV Movie
In the Cut2015SamanthaTV Show
The Bricks2015SharonTV Show
The Bricks: White Betty2015SharonMovie
Murder in the First2014Veronza ErvinTV Show
Reckless2014Judge KressTV Show
Survivor's Remorse2014Camille JordanTV Show
The Divorce2014EvaTV Movie
Hand of God2014Eunetta GrahamTV Show
Holla II2013MarionMovie
Between Sisters2013LilianTV Movie
Real Husbands of Hollywood2013Trina's MotherTV Show
Hustle vs. Heartache2013Hustle's MotherMovie
Almost Home2013Jocelyn SandersTV Show
The Undershepherd2012Deaconess CarterMovie
The Last Fall2012Marie BishopMovie
A Beautiful Soul2012Guardian AngelMovie
The Obama Effect2012Molly ThomasMovie
Go On2012JoyceTV Show
Let's Stay Together2011MimiTV Show
Harry's Law2011Judge Jude CampbellTV Show
Shameless2011Carol FisherTV Show
Ringer2011Agent Royce WieglerTV Show
Rizzoli & Isles2010Assistant District AttorneyTV Show
Outlaw2010TV Show
Detroit 1-8-72010Bonnie McCordTV Show
Aussie and Ted's Great Adventure2009Mrs. JonesMovie
Killing of Wendy2009Wendy JohnsonMovie
Castle2009Beryl WickfieldTV Show
Truly Blessed2009LyndaMovie
Hawthorne2009Gail StrummerTV Show
Applause for Miss E2009Miss ETV Movie
Lakeview Terrace2008Aunt DorrieMovie
Stompin'2007Mrs. JacksonMovie
Dexter2006Crisis CounselorTV Show
Grey's Anatomy2005Lucinda GambleTV Show
The Closer2005Lynn TalmadgeTV Show
Pryor Offenses2004GertrudeTV Show
Biker Boyz2003AnitaMovie
Cheaper by the Dozen2003Diana PhilipsMovie
Love Don't Cost a Thing2003Vivian JohnsonMovie
10-8: Officers on Duty2003Gina BarnesTV Show
All of Us2003Marvella JamesTV Show
Cold Case2003Geraldine Watkins '70TV Show
Joan of Arcadia2003Corey PhillipsTV Show
NCIS2003Sally HammondTV Show
Bad Boy2002Christine HodgesMovie
The Red Sneakers2002BernieceTV Movie
CSI: Miami2002Tonya WashingtonTV Show
All About You2001DonnaMovie
The Brothers2001Dr. Thelma WoolridgeMovie
One on One2001Michelle McCallTV Show
The Division2001DanaTV Show
Love Song2000Evie LivingstonTV Movie
Boston Public2000Mrs. Michelle RonningTV Show
CSI: Crime Scene Investigation2000Judge HimmelTV Show
Strong Medicine2000Melanie RhodesTV Show
The District2000Gwen HendrixTV Show
A Private Affair2000NikitaTV Movie
The Parkers1999AlainaTV Show
The Temptations1998Johnnie Mae MatthewsTV Show
Prey1998GraceTV Show
Archibald the Rainbow Painter1998DianaMovie
When It Clicks1998Catherine DouglassShort Film
Orleans1997Rosalee ClarkTV Show
The Gregory Hines Show1997Kyra LewisTV Show
Daylight1996Grace CallowayMovie
America's Dream1996Miss Williams (segment "The Boy Who Painted Christ Black")TV Movie
The Cherokee Kid1996Abby HolsoppleTV Movie
Malcolm & Eddie1996Vina JensenTV Show
Moesha1996Dr. WoodsTV Show
Sparks1996MoniqueTV Show
Crimson Tide1995Julia HunterMovie
Happily Ever After: Fairy Tales for Every Child1995Princess KatushaTV Show
Under One Roof1995Maggie LangstonTV Show
The Inkwell1994Francis PhillipsMovie
Touched by an Angel1994Debra WillisTV Show
What's Love Got to Do with It1993JackieMovie
Diagnosis Murder1993Mrs. CalenderTV Show
The Sinbad Show1993Michelle MichaelsTV Show
Where I Live1993TV Show
Bébé's Kids1992Jamika (voice)Movie
Why Colors?1992Short Film
Memphis1992Martha KinshipTV Movie
Stompin' at the Savoy1992DorothyTV Movie
Rhythm & Blues1992Colette HawkinsTV Show
Disney Presents The 100 Lives of Black Jack Savage1991ReneTV Show
Death Spa1990Marci Hewitt (as Vanessa Bell)Movie
Polly: Comin' Home!1990Nancy DoddsTV Movie
Dream On1990JeanetteTV Show
Equal Justice1990Delia WayneTV Show
Piece of Cake1990DoreenTV Movie
A Little Bit Strange1989Marilyn McClane-MastersonTV Movie
Doctor Doctor1989Gail ButterfieldTV Show
Father Dowling Mysteries1989Dr. Emily StoneTV Show
Dragnet1989ReceptionistTV Show
Coming to America1988Imani Izzi (as Vanessa Bell)Movie
The Return of Desperado1988Molly Pickett (as Vanessa Bell)TV Movie
China Beach1988Sweet HulaTV Show
In the Heat of the Night1988Audrey MooreTV Show
The Loner1988Carver (as Vanessa Bell)TV Movie
Number One with a Bullet1987WomanMovie
A Different World1987Danielle Vinson, Lily ConnorsTV Show
L.A. Law1986Robin EdwardsTV Show
2271985SherryTV Show
The Colbys1985Lowell ShermanTV Show
1st & Ten: The Championship1984Della KingTV Show
Webster1983DeniceTV Show
Falcon Crest1981NurseTV Show
Simon & Simon1981JulieTV Show
All My Children1970Yvonne CaldwellTV Show
Days of Our Lives1965Denise PrestonTV Show
The Magical World of Disney1954NancyTV Show
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Sheila WatsonMay 8, 2011

Vanessa, I knew when I met you at St. Agnes that you were destined for something great. Although we were not close in school, I still consider you a friend. I wish the best for you and your family. Take care. P.S. I am a fan of your work. Sheila

justme12345Mar 20, 2011

i hope she is having a good birthday today.

Gary ThorntonMar 31, 2008

Vanessa, I know you will never get this, but if you do, I jus want you to know how beautiful you are... I would`ve never known that you are 50.. I thought about 30...I`ve been a fan of yours every since coming to america... I am in the army, and if you ever get a second from you busy schedule write me somthin

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