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(Model, businesswoman)

American national Vanessa Bryant is a model, businesswoman. Vanessa is the widow of the late Kobe Bryant (died on 26th January 2020).

Relationship Facts of Vanessa Laine Bryant

Vanessa Laine Bryant is not having an affair with anyone presently.
Her sexual orientation is straight.

What is the relationship of Vanessa Laine Bryant?

Vanessa Laine Bryant is a widow.

She was married to former Los Angeles Lakers guard Kobe Bryant who died in the helicopter crash on 26th January 2020 with their 13-year-old daughter, Gianna Maria Onore Bryant.

Vanessa and Kobe’s Love story

The pair met in 1999 during their high school days. The relationship flourished while she was still a senior at High School. They married on April 18, 2001.

The wedding ceremony took place at St. Edward Roman Catholic Church, in Dana Point, California. They have four daughters from this relationship, Natalia Diamante born in January 2003, Gianna Maria-Onore born in May 2006, Bianka Bella born in 2016, Capri Bryant born in June 2019.

Vanessa filed for divorce from her husband of 10 years Kobe Bryant on December 16, 2011. However, both announced via social media that they had called off their divorce on January 11, 2013.

Who is Vanessa Laine Bryant?

Vanessa Laine Bryant is an American model and businesswoman.

Additionally, she is the wife of the late Kobe Bryant. She has also appeared in ‘Keeping Up with the Kardashians’.

Vanessa Laine Bryant’s Early Life, Childhood

What is Vanessa Bryant’s nationality?

Vanessa is of American nationality.

Bryant was born as Vanessa Cornejo Urbieta in Los Angeles, California on May 5, 1982, to parents Sofia Laine, mother, and Stephen Laine, father.

Additionally, she has an older sister Sophie. Her parents divorced when she was three years old. Throughout most of her early life, she grew up in Orange County. She belongs to a Mexican ethnic background.


Bryant graduated from St. Boniface Parochial School in 1996. Additionally, she attended Marina High School and graduated with honors in 2000.

Vanessa Laine Bryant’s Career, Salary, Net Worth

Bryant rose to fame after she began her relationship with former Los Angeles Lakers guard Kobe Bryant. Furthermore, she appeared on the television show ‘Keeping Up with the Kardashians’ in 2009.

Additionally, she also appeared in the ‘2004 MTV Movie Awards, ‘The Teen Choice Awards 2003’, and ‘Kobe Bryant’s Muse’ among others.

Bryant has not revealed her current salary. Additionally, her estimated net worth is $600 million as of 2022.

Vanessa Laine Bryant’s Rumors, Controversy

Bryant became part of a controversy after her husband Kobe faced sexual assault charges filed by a 19-years-old girl.

Furthermore, she was also part of another controversy after Kobe admitted to cheating on his wife.  She and her husband faced a lawsuit in 2009. At present, there are no rumors concerning her life and career.

Body Measurement

Talking about her body measurement, Bryant has a height of 5 feet 5 inches (1.65 m). Additionally, she weighs around 52 kg.

Furthermore, her hair color and eye color are dark browns.

Social Media

Bryant is active on Instagram.

She has more than 14.3M followers and has posted over 1.5k times. However, she is not active on Twitter and Facebook.


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