Vanna Bonta

Vanna Bonta
1953 - 2014
Vanna Bonta  American Novelist

Vanna Bonta dating history


Vanna Bonta was previously married to Allen Newcomb (2001) and Mark Francis Dunne (1988 - 1994).

Vanna Bonta was in relationships with Nicky Hopkins (1982 - 1986) and Richie Cole (musician).

Vanna Bonta had an encounter with John Phillip Law (1983).

Vanna Bonta is rumoured to have hooked up with Abby Mann (1982).


American Novelist Vanna Bonta was born Vanna Marie Bonta on 3rd April, 1953 in Clarksville, Tennessee, USA and passed away on 8th Jul 2014 Los Angeles, California, USA aged 61. She is most remembered for Beauty and the Beast (Disney); coined 'quantum fiction'; inventor of the 2Suit. Her zodiac sign is Aries.

Vanna Bonta was in 3 on-screen matchups, including Jack Green (musician) in MTV Music Television (1981), Dylan McDermott in Where Sleeping Dogs Lie (1991) and Marc Singer in The Beastmaster (1982).

Vanna Bonta is a member of the following lists: 1958 births, American Roman Catholics and 21st-century women writers.


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Relationship Statistics

Married2 22 years, 9 months 14 years, 8 months 6 years, 8 months
Dating2 4 years 2 years -
Encounter1 40 years, 9 months - -
Rumoured1 41 years, 9 months - -
Total6 41 years, 9 months 19 years, 3 months 4 years


First Name Vanna
Middle Name Marie
Maiden Name Bonta
Full Name at Birth Vanna Marie Bonta
Alternative Name Vanna Bonta, Vanna Marie Bonta
Age 61 (age at death) years
Birthday 3rd April, 1953
Birthplace Clarksville, Tennessee, USA
Died 8th July, 2014
Place of Death Los Angeles, California, USA
Height 5' 5" (165 cm)
Build Average
Eye Color Blue
Hair Color Blonde
Distinctive Feature Eyes, Voice, Soul
Zodiac Sign Aries
Sexuality Straight
Religion Roman Catholic
Ethnicity White
Nationality American
Occupation Text Author, poet, actor
Occupation Novelist
Claim to Fame Beauty and the Beast (Disney); coined 'quantum fiction'; inventor of the 2Suit
Music Genre (Text) Fiction, Poetry, Essay, Philosophical Literature, Social Commentary, Teleplay, Screenplay, Lyrics
Brand Endorsement Subaru (spokesperson)
Father James Cecil Bonta (military officer, diplomat)
Mother Maria Luisa Ugolini Bonta (fine artist)
Family Member Luigi Ugolini (grandfather, godfather) (author), Lydia Ugolini (aunt) (author)
Associated People Margherita Guidacci, Irene Dunne (grandmother-in-law)
Pets Beowulf (dog - Chow Chow) [1986 - 1991], Seraph (dog - Chow Chow) [1997 - 2007], Princess Purrrseid (Russian Blue cat) [2010], Lenana (Elephant), Shimba (Elephant), Sky (dog - Chow Chow) [2008 - ], Inky (Siamese Fighting Fish) [2009], Venus Starllight (tortoiseshell cat) [2013- ]
Favorite Books The Velveteen Rabbit (Margery Williams)
Favorite Places Florence, Italy, Tropical Locations
Favorite Accessories Chiffon scarf

Vanna Bonta (April 3, 1953 – July 8, 2014) was an Italian-American writer, actress, and inventor. She wrote Flight: A Quantum Fiction Novel. As an actress, Bonta played "Zed's Queen" in The Beastmaster. She performed primarily as a voice talent on a roster of feature films, such as Disney's Beauty and the Beast, as well as on television. Bonta invented the 2suit, a flight garment designed to facilitate sex in microgravity environments of outerspace. The spacesuit was featured on The Universe television series, which followed Bonta into zero gravity to film an episode titled Sex in Space that aired in 2009 on the History Channel.

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Partner Comparison

Vanna Bonta61 AriesNovelist
Allen Newcomb-
Mark Francis Dunne-
John Phillip Law70 VirgoActor
Nicky Hopkins50 PiscesMusician
Abby Mann80 SagittariusDirector
Richie Cole (musician)72 PiscesMusician


Dante's Hell2023Speaker - 7th Circle: The BlasphemersMovie
Dante's Hell Animated2012Fury Tisiphone (English version, voice)Short Film
Dante's Inferno: Abandon All Hope2010Speaker: 6th & 7th CirclesShort Film
The Game of Their Lives2005Italian Bride (uncredited)Movie
Revelations2005Vatican Researcher (voice, uncredited)TV Show
What Goes Up2005Pianist - Zero G FlyerMusic Video
Born to Fight2004Mali (English version, voice)Movie
The Twilight Zone2002TV Show
Armed and Innocent1994Candy (scenes deleted)TV Movie
Demolition Man1993Computer (voice, uncredited)Movie
An American Tail: Fievel Goes West1991Additional Voices (voice)Movie
Beauty and the Beast1991Movie
Where Sleeping Dogs Lie1991Serena's SecretaryMovie
My Wicked, Wicked Ways: The Legend of Errol Flynn1985Blue Moon WaitressTV Movie
Scarecrow and Mrs. King1983Lead Actress in PlayTV Show
The Beastmaster1982Zed's WifeMovie
Time Walker1982Student in LabMovie
CHiPs1977SecretaryTV Show
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Posted commentsView all comments (72)

BethanyMar 29, 2014

I can understand - it makes jealous idiots mad that she is naturally loved by the people.

dela CMar 5, 2014

when i read vanna bonta poems and books i don't feel so alone.

RahulOct 9, 2013

Leave them alone - There's a corrupt cult (yah that famous one) stalking her because she speaks the truth they lie about her they try to diss Nicole Kidman too and katie holmes and leah remini.

duneSep 3, 2013

even her name is a poem. cool.

shelterAug 29, 2013

no one ever falls out of love with vanna bonta because she is a real sweetheart. even her ex guys love her madly for life. that means vanna is a real friend and island of sanity yeah. shelter from the storm.

Rebel HeartMay 31, 2013

There's a little bit of devil in her angel eyes.
She's a little bit of heaven with a wild side.
Got a rebel heart a country mile wide.
Got a rebel heart a country mile wide.

kevin lMay 13, 2013

history channel was good. it opened the skies to all people. i liked the universe show where vanna bonta tested her migration spacesuit invention in zero gravity. i really like her books. iconic prose. anyone who creepy people apopletically h-a-te is a winner.

WynterMay 6, 2013

i love poetry of the real kind.

DestinyMay 1, 2013

I love seeing Vanna Bonta on the Beauty and the Beast credits roll, she is sorta very Disney in a magical way.

KennyApr 30, 2013

you could not even make up a name as cool as vanna bonta and she was born with it. great writer.

MJApr 28, 2013

u inspire me ♥ did u know that?

terriApr 27, 2013


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