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  1. Vanessa Williams to Topline VH1's Star Jones Drama 'Satan's Sisters'

    9:35 am 3/1/2016

    She'll play the creator and host of the show within the show. Read more

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  2. Miss America Pageant Apologizes to Vanessa Williams 32 Years After Nude Photo Scandal

    7:05 pm 9/13/2015

    Williams became the first African-American woman to win the crown in 1984, but was forced to resign after nude photos from her past went public.Read more

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  3. Vanessa Williams to Return to Miss America for First Time in 32 Years

    12:09 pm 9/8/2015

    Williams will be head judge of the pageant.Read more

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  4. Vanessa Williams Marries Jim Skrip on Fourth of July

    2:20 pm 7/5/2015

    The actress has said she met Skrip, a former accountant, while traveling in Egypt.Read more

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  5. Vanessa Williams Heads to 'Royal Pains' (Exclusive)

    1:30 pm 5/13/2015

    The 'Ugly Betty' alum will play a generous hospital benefactor.Read more

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  6. Perverted Wolves, Cheating Wives and a Fired 10-Year-Old: The Dark Path to Disney's 'Into the Woods'

    9:00 am 12/10/2014

    Overcoming Meryl Streep's no-witch policy, the wrath of an obsessive fan base and studio jitters over its edgy content, Sondheim's beloved musical hits the screen after 27 years. Says director Rob Marshall, "I wasn't sure it was the right fit for Disney"Read more

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  7. Throwback Thursday: Nude Photos Forced Out Miss America 30 Years Ago

    12:00 pm 9/11/2014

    "It's easily the worst thing that's ever happened to me," Vanessa Williams said in 1984Read more

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  8. 'After Midnight' Brings on the Divas

    8:00 am 4/30/2014

    Patti LaBelle, Gladys Knight and Natalie Cole have signed on as special guests this summer in the Broadway revue, which scored seven Tony nominations including best musical.Read more

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  9. The Trip to Bountiful: TV Review

    7:57 am 3/7/2014

    Lifetime's faithfully adapted television movie is an acting showcase for Cicely Tyson and Vanessa Williams, who reprise their Broadway roles as quibbling family members. Read more

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