Vanessa Zima (born December 17, 1986) is an American actress. She is known for her roles as a child actress in the 1990s films The Baby-Sitters Club, Ulee’s Gold, and Wicked, and for her recurring role on the first season of the 1995 television legal drama Murder One.
Zima has appeared in films such as The Baby-Sitters Club (1995), Ulee’s Gold (1997), Wicked (1998), and The Brainiacs.com (2000). She has also appeared in television series such as Murder One, Family Law, Judging Amy, House, and Scandal.
|1995||Baby-Sitters Club, TheThe Baby-Sitters Club||Rosie Wilder|
|1997||Ulee’s Gold||Penny Jackson|
|1998||Rose Sisters, TheThe Rose Sisters|
|2000||Brainiacs.com, TheThe Brainiacs.com||Kelly Tyler|
|2006||Far Side of Jericho, TheThe Far Side of Jericho||Greta Van Dam|
|2011||Absent, TheThe Absent||Amy Jones|
|2011||Destruction Party||Emily||Short film|
|2013||Manson Girls||Katie Krenwinkel|
|1995–1996||Murder One||Elizabeth Hoffman||Recurring role (season 1), 9 episodes|
|1997||Crisis Center||Jenny Maxfield||Episode: “It’s a Family Affair”|
|1997||Visitor, TheThe Visitor||Melissa||Episode: “Remember”|
|2000||Family Law||Marie Cameron||Episode: “One Mistake”|
|2004||Judging Amy||Katie Hadlock||Episode: “Werewolves of Hartford”|
|2012||Scandal||Jill||Episode: “The Other Woman”|
|2016||Killing Mommy||Becky||Television film|
Awards and nominations
In 1998, Zima was nominated for a Young Artist Award for Best Performance in a Feature Film: Supporting Young Actress for Ulee’s Gold (1997); the award was won by her co-star in the film, Jessica Biel.