Vanessa Laine Bryant Wiki (Kobe Bryant’s Wife) Age, Biography & Family

Vanessa Laine Bryant (born May 5, 1982) is an American Former Model and Instagram star from Los Angeles, California. She is famous for being the wife of Kobe Bryant (American former basketball player).

Furthermore, the 40-year-old player had a successful 20-year career with the Los Angeles Lakers of the National Basketball Association (NBA). Her real birth name is Vanessa Cornejo Urbieta.

Vanessa and Kobe started their relationship in November 1999. Moreover, the couple first met when she worked as a background dancer. Vanessa also worked in the Tha Eastsidaz music video “G’d Up”.

Vanessa Laine Bryant with her husband Kobe Bryant (famous American basketball player)

Later, Bryant and Vanessa Laine engaged each other just after six months of dating. The engagement ceremony took place in May 2000.

In addition, they married officially on April 18, 2001. The wedding ceremony took place at St. Edward the Confessor Catholic Church in Dana Point, California.

But Kobe’s parents were against the couple’s marriage. This was because their son was very young and Vanessa didn’t belong to African-American ethnicity. However, Kobe and his parents later united after two years when the couple’s first daughter was born.

Vanessa Laine Bryant American Former Model and Instagram Star

In 2003, Vanessa Bryant and Kobe’s first baby girl named “Natalia Diamante Bryant” was born. Later, the Instagram model suffered a miscarriage in the spring of 2005. Their second daughter “Gianna Maria-Onore Bryant” was born in 2006.


Helicopter Crash – Kobe Bryant & Gianna Maria-Onore Bryant’s Death

Unfortunately, on 26 January 2020, NBA Star Player, Kobe Bryant and his daughter Gianna Bryant died in a helicopter crash.

This accident is happed near Los Angeles. The whole family of Kobe Bryant is in a shock upon this mishappening.

Kobe Bryant’s spouse, Vanessa cried a lot after receiving this bad news from the local police.


Personal Life, Husband Kobe Bryant & Children

After the birth of their second girl, the couple developed problems in their relationship. In fact, on December 16, 2011, Vanessa Laine Bryant filed for divorce citing irreconcilable differences. Moreover, the couple also requested joint custody of their daughters.

However, they resolved their problems and came close once again. On January 11, 2013, Bryant and his wife both announced that they had called off their divorce via social media.

Vanessa Laine Bryant is the wife of Kobe Bryant (American Basketball Player)
Kobe Bryant along with his wife, Vanessa Laine Bryant.

In early December 2016, Vanessa gave birth to their third daughter named Bianka Bella Bryant.

Recently, on the New Year day, Kobe and Vanessa announced that they are expecting a fourth child. In fact, the couple is eagerly waiting to welcome their fourth daughter in 2019.

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On 20 June 2019, Kobe become the father of his 4th daughter named Capri Kobe Bryant. Vanessa Bryant is pregnant again with her 5th child, as of January 2020.


Real Full Birth NameVanessa Cornejo Urbieta.
Nick nameVanessa Bryant.
ProfessionFormer Model and Instagram Star.
Famous forBeing the wife of Kobe Bryant (American Former Basketball Player).
Age (As of 2018)36 years old.
Date of Birth (DOB), BirthdayMay 5, 1982.
Birthplace/HometownLos Angeles, California, United States.
Sun Sign (Zodiac Sign)Taurus.
Current ResidenceLos Angeles, California, United States.
Physical Statistics
Height (Tall)Feet & Inches: 5' 5".
Centimeters: 165 cm.
Meters: 1.65 m.
WeightKilograms: 60 Kg.
Pounds: 132 lbs.
Bra Size34D.
Body Measurements (Breast-waist-hips)35-27-36.
Shoe Size (US)8.
Tattoo details?Will Update.
Eye ColorBrown.
Hair ColorDark Brown.
ParentsFather: Stephen Laine.
Mother: Sofia Laine.
SiblingsNot found.
Famous RelativesGrandparents:
Personal Life Relationship
Marital StatusMarried.
Dating History?Not available.
Husband/Spouse NameKobe Bryant.
Daughter1. Natalia Diamante Bryant.
2. Gianna Maria-Onore Bryant.
3. Bianka Bella Bryant.
Highest QualificationHigh School Graduate.
SchoolMarina High School.
College/ UniversityNone.
Hobbies & Favorite Things
Favorite CelebritiesActor: Robert Downey, Jr.
Actress: Jennifer Aniston.
Dream Holiday DestinationParis.
Favorite ColorBlack and Red.
Love to doTravel, Shopping, and Music.
Favorite FoodMexican Food.
Net worth (approx.)$75 Million US dollars (As of 2018).
Annual Income & EarningsUnder Review.
Contact Details
Office AddressNot Known
Home DetailsWill Update.
Mobile or Phone NumberN.A.
Email AddressNot found.
Official WebsiteNone.


Some Lesser Facts about Vanessa Laine Bryant

Vanessa Laine Bryant age, height, and weight

  • Vanessa Cornejo Urbieta was born to her parents in 1982 (age 37 years old, as in 2019) in Los Angeles, California, United States. She gives her birthday party on May 5 every year to her friends.
  • Her father’s name is Stephen Laine and his mother name is Sofia Laine.
  • She has graduated from Marina High School in Huntington Beach, California.
  • Kobe Bryant’s wife is extremely popular on Instagram having 1.3+ million followers. But her account is private.
  • Vanessa Laine Bryant is a tall lady with her height of 5 feet 5 inches (1.65 m) and her body weight is 60 Kilograms approximately.
  • The estimated Net worth of Vanessa Cornejo Urbieta is $75 million US Dollars. All thanks to her spouse’s amazing basketball career.

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  • Later, she became famous because of her affair with Kobe.
  • Therefore, Laine completed her further education independently in order to stay away from the media.
  • In 2003, Vanessa Bryant’s husband Bryant accused of sexual assault in Colorado.
  • However, the charges later dropped and a civil suit was settled out of court.



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