Vanessa Lee Chester

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Vanessa Lee Chester
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Born (1984-07-02) July 2, 1984 (age 30)
Hollywood, California, U.S.
Occupation Actress
Years active 1993–present

Vanessa Lee Chester (born July 2, 1984) is an American television and film actress. She has worked on a variety of projects, most notable for her roles as Kelly in Steven Spielberg's The Lost World: Jurassic Park (1997), and as Becky in Alfonso Cuarón's A Little Princess (1995). Chester later worked mostly in television, most notably appearing in Malcolm in the Middle and The West Wing. She was nominated for a Saturn Award (The Lost World: Jurassic Park), Image Award (The Lost World: Jurassic Park), Young Artist Award (A Little Princess) and took home the Young Artist Award for Best Performance in a Feature Film – Supporting Young Actress (Harriet The Spy).[1] In early 2012 Chester began work on an unnamed film by Ty Hodges.[1]


Year Title Role Notes
1993 CB4 Talona
1994 Me and the Boys Renee Episode: "Talent Show"
1995 Happily Ever After: Fairy Tales for Every Child School Child #3 TV series
1995 A Little Princess Becky
1996 Harriet the Spy Janie Gibbs
1997 Promised Land Emily Dixon Episode: "Stealing Home: Part 1"
1997 The Lost World: Jurassic Park Kelly Curtis Malcolm
1999 She's All That Girl #2
1999 Get Real Rude Girl Episode: "Anatomy of a Rumor"
1999 Once and Again Annie 5 episodes (1999–2000)
2000 Dreams in the Attic Angel
2000 Stepsister from Planet Weird Michelle TV movie
2002 Family Law Girl #1 Episode: "Celano v. Foster"
2002 Malcolm in the Middle Student #3 Episode: "Humilithon"
2004 Crossing Jordan Andrea Episode: "Most Likely"
2005 Without a Trace Dori Episode: "Lost Time"
2006 The West Wing Youth Voter #2 Episode: "Duck and Cover"
2006 Veronica Mars Maureen Episode: "I Am God"
2006 The Shift Daughter
2006 Justice 2nd Mock Juror Episode: "Filicide"
2008 Extreme Movie Charlotte
2009 17 Again Cheerleader #1
2011 Switched at Birth Lizzy Episode: "The Stag Hunt"
2012 How I Met Your Mother Mia Episode: "The Autumn of Breakups"


  1. ^ a b "Natural Hair Talk with Vanessa Lee Chester". Mz Mahogany Chic. Retrieved 16 April 2012. 

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