Vanessa Williams on Owning Her Age: 'This Is 53, This Is What it Looks Like!'
Vanessa Williams speaks about aging in Hollywood
The actress, 53, recalls an incident in which a director of photography didn’t like the way her face was looking on screen.
She responded by telling her makeup artist, “This is 53. This is what it looks like. Tell the DP to learn how to light it!”
Williams also spoke about how she has been able to maintain a successful career in the entertainment industry for 30 years.
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“When they yell, ‘Cameras ready!’ I am the first one there,” she says. “The director and producer notice. I take whatever I’m doing seriously.”