Vinessa Antoine

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Vinessa Antoine
Born (1983-07-21) July 21, 1983 (age 33)
Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Occupation Actress
Years active 1996–present
Known for
Children 2

Vinessa Antoine (born July 21, 1983) is a Canadian television actress, best known for her roles as Judith Winters in the CBC series Being Erica, and as Jordan Ashford in the ABC daytime soap opera, General Hospital.

Early life[edit]

A native to Toronto, Ontario, Antoine grew up with her younger brother and parents in the suburbs of Toronto.[1] She started studying classical ballet at age 4. At age 18, she studied for three years with the Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater.[2] She also toured with P. Diddy for six months.[3] In her final year at Ailey, Antoine decided to focus her studies on acting.[1]


Antoine is best known for her roles on Canadian television. She was a regular cast member on the CBC series Being Erica from 2009 to 2011 as Judith Winters. She also had recurring roles on Haven and Heartland. In 2014, Antoine joined the cast of ABC daytime soap opera, General Hospital as Jordan Ashford.[4][5]

Personal life[edit]

Vinessa is a mother of two boys and lives in Los Angeles, California.[1]


Year Title Role Notes
1996 Love Taps Short film
1997 Annie O Young Fan Television film
1999 Picture This Subletter
2001–2002 Soul Food Monica Recurring role, 3 episodes
2007 The Unit Tribal Daughter Episode: "The Outsiders"
2008 ReGenesis Jamila Thompson Episode: "Bloodless"
2011 Haven Evidence 'Evi' Ryan Recurring role, 9 episodes
2009–2011 Being Erica Judith Winter Series regular, 40 episodes
2008–2014 Heartland Nicole Recurring role, 7 episodes
2014–present General Hospital Jordan Ashford Series regular
2014 A Day Late and a Dollar Short Donetta Television film


  1. ^ a b c "Vinessa Antoine". Retrieved November 28, 2015. 
  2. ^ "Vinessa Antoine Playing Jordan Ashford on General Hospital -". Retrieved October 24, 2014. 
  3. ^ Rita Zekas (August 22, 2009). "Being Vinessa". Toronto Star. Retrieved November 28, 2015. 
  4. ^ "Vinessa Antoine Joins GENERAL HOSPITAL as Jordan". We Love Soaps. Retrieved October 24, 2014. 
  5. ^ Fairman, Michael (March 14, 2014). "Vinessa Antoine Debuts On General Hospital". Michael Fairman On-Air On-Soaps. Retrieved October 24, 2014. 

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