Born in Venezuela of Spanish and Lebanese descent, Vanessa Lyon was driven by a passion for self-expression from the time she was very young.
By age 20 Vanessa had moved to Mexico City and was traveling the world as an international model in print ads and commercials in the United States, Asia and South America representing numerous internationally recognized brands. Vanessa was selected as one of the sexiest women by "FHM" magazine.
Making the decision to concentrate on her acting career and understanding that preparation is one of the pillars of success Vanessa trained as an actor while booking both acting and hosting roles for soap operas, movies, T.V. shows, music videos and commercials.
Vanessa has shared the stage with cultural icons in Asia and Latin America and after deciding to cross over to the US market landed her first leading role in Hollywood as ¨Isabel¨ in Monday Nights At Seven.
Vanessa is also passionate about writing and photography.