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Vanessa Ray Height, Weight, Age, Body Statistics

Vanessa Ray Quick Info
Height 5 ft 4 in
Weight 56 kg
Date of Birth June 24, 1981
Zodiac Sign Cancer
Spouse Landon Beard

Vanessa Ray is an American actress who got her first major acting gig with a recurring role on the TV soap opera, As the World Turns. In 2011, she was cast in the legal drama Suits, which helped her become a well-known TV actress. Later, 2013 proved to be a landmark year in her career as she was cast in an important role in teen drama TV series, Pretty Little Liars. She remained an integral cast member of the show until it ended in 2017.

Born Name

Vanessa Ray Liptak

Nick Name


Vanessa Ray in an Instagram selfie as seen in June 2017
Vanessa Ray in an Instagram selfie as seen in June 2017 (Vanessa Ray/ Instagram)

Sun Sign


Born Place

Livermore, California, United States


She divides her time between New York and Los Angeles.




Information about Vanessa Ray’s formal education isn’t available.


Actress, Singer


  • Father – James Liptak (Composed music for local theatre productions)
  • Mother – Valerie Liptak (She was involved in theatre)
  • Others – John Wayne Smith (Maternal Grandfather), Rebbeca Irene (Maternal Grandmother)


Vanessa Ray is represented by Beverly Hills-based The Gersh Agency, Inc.


Musicals, Choir


Vocals, Cello






5 ft 4 in or 162.5 cm


56 kg or 123.5 lbs

Boyfriend / Spouse

Vanessa Ray has dated –

  1. Derek James Baynham (2003-2007) – In January 2003, Vanessa Ray got married to actor Derek James Baynham. Their marriage was covered in the reality show Marriage Under Construction in 2007. In the show, they purchased a house in Toronto, renovated it, and then sold it. In 2009, it was announced that they had got a divorce.
  2. Landon Beard (2009-Present) – In March 2015, she announced via her social media accounts that she had got engaged to actor, Landon Beard. They had been dating for 6 years. In June 2015, they got married in a romantic wedding ceremony held at the Condor’s Nest Ranch in San Diego County, California. In February 2024, it was revealed that the couple had adopted a baby boy named Isaac Ray Beard (b. November 7, 2023).
Vanessa Ray in an Instagram post as seen in July 2017
Vanessa Ray in an Instagram post as seen in July 2017 (Vanessa Ray/ Instagram)

Race / Ethnicity


She has English ancestry.

Hair Color


Eye Color


Sexual Orientation


Distinctive Features

Blonde Locks

Brand Endorsements

Vanessa Ray has used her social media posts to promote a number of products and brands such as –


She is a devout Christian.

Vanessa Ray at the New York PaleyFest in October 2014
Vanessa Ray at the New York PaleyFest in October 2014 (Dominick D / Flickr / CC BY-SA 2.0)

Best Known For

  • Being cast in the role of Charlotte DiLaurentis in the teen drama TV series, Pretty Little Liars from 2013 to 2017
  • Having played the role of Teri Ciccone in the popular CBS soap opera, As the World Turns from 2009 to 2010
  • Being cast in the recurring role of Jenny Griffith in the legal drama TV show, Suits from 2011 to 2012

As a Singer

She performed the song, Frank Mills while working in the Broadway production of Hair.

First Film

In 2012, she made her theatrical film debut in Not Waving But Drowning.

First TV Show

In 2007, she made her first TV show appearance on Marriage Under Construction.

Personal Trainer

Vanessa Ray relies on her active lifestyle to keep herself in the perfect shape. She loves to go hiking in her free time. She is also a fan of exploring trails in beautiful scenic locations such as Aspen. Vanessa also loves to go out for a swim.

Vanessa Ray Favorite Things

  • Beauty Products – Concealer and Mascara
  • Concealer – Amazing Cosmetics concealer
  • Mascara – Great Lash and Bobbi Brown Mascara
  • Emoji – Dancing lady in red
SourceStyle Caster
Vanessa Ray as seen in June 2018
Vanessa Ray as seen in June 2018 (Vanessa Ray/ Instagram)

Vanessa Ray Facts

  1. In 2010, she made her Broadway debut in the role of Crissy in the rock musical, Hair.
  2. While growing up, she used to sing in the Portland Opera Children’s Chorus.
  3. She has played cello with the Portland Youth Philharmonic.
  4. She got her first big breakthrough with her recurring role in the legal thriller TV series, Damages in 2010.
  5. Follow her on Twitter and Instagram.

Featured Image by Vanessa Ray / Instagram

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