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Veronica Webb

Veronica Webb is an American supermodel, actress, writer and journalist who appeared on covers of Vogue, Essence and Elle magazines and on the runway for Victoria's Secret and Chanel.

Career

  • In New York, Webb pursued a modeling career and eventually became a spokesmodel for Revlon. She was the first black supermodel to win an exclusive contract for a major cosmetics company. In 1985, she appeared briefly in the video for Scritti Politti's "Perfect Way".

    She is editor-at-large of Interview magazine, and was a monthly columnist for Paper for five years. Veronica wrote a weekly column on American culture in Panorama, Italy’s popular weekly news magazine, and has contributed as a writer for Details, Esquire, Elle, The London Sunday Times and The New York Times Syndicate. Her film credits include “Animal Husbandry,” “The Big Tease” and Spike Lee’s “Malcolm X” and “Jungle Fever.” She has also been featured in a recurring role on the television show “Damon” and has appeared in “Just Shoot Me,” “Clueless” and “Enter Laughing.”

    Ms. Webb dedicates her time to several charitable organizations: LIFEBeat, The National Breast Cancer Coalition, and the RPM Nautical Foundation

Religion

Denomination: Christian

Views

Quotations: "Health is the muse of creativity, and sleep the condition that foster it."

(Ralph Waldo Emerson)

Membership

  • Lifebeat (board directors).
    1994

Connections

  • father: Leonard Douglas Webb - electrician
  • mother: Marion (née Stewart) - nurse
  • Daughter: Leila Rose Robb
  • Daughter: Molly Blue Robb
  • Husband: George Robb
Veronica Webb
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Born February 25, 1965
(age 52)
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  • 1983
    Detroit's Waldorf School
  • 1983
    New School Social Research
  • 1989
    Columnist Paper Magazine, Contributing editor
  • 1990
    contributing editor, Interview Magazine
  • 1992
    Ford Models
  • 1992 - 1996
    spokesmodel, Revlon

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    • George Robb
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