Zita Vanessa Vass, a first generation Hungarian was born in La Jolla, California. Vass’ mom, Zita Pap, is a former Hungarian beauty queen and Vass’ father, Peter Vass, an Aerospace Engineer currently working for Richard Brandsons Virgin Galactic
-Vass’ first modeling job was at 10. But it wasn’t until the age of 14 that she was discovered by an agency while eating at In – N- Out in San Diego.
-Vass’ “Girl Next Door Looks” immediately snagged her the Nationwide American Girl Campaign features across the country.
-Vass was first noticed by US Maxim and featured several times in the magazine. She later landed the cover of Czech Maxim and Maxim South Africa. Currently, she shoots for Guess and is a proud ambassador of the Brand. Vass has walked runway for BeBe and countless brands in Couture fashion week NYC.
-Vass transitioned into acting by snagging the role of “The Hot Chick” On CBS’ “Two and a Half Men” during their 100th episode. This small spot featured her all over E! News and caught the attention of viewers everywhere .
-She then went on to play the reoccurring role of Destiny on Showtimes’s “Californication” with David Duchovny, Murielle on Nickelodeon’s sitcom, “Big Time Rush” created by Scott Fellows, Steven Kings “Children of the Corn” remake for Sci-fi channel, “Aim High” (Jackson Rathbone, Aimee Teegarden), and supporting roles in “Death Valley” on MTV as well as several other projects.
-Her most recent Vass’ recent movies include “Supermodel” which was released on Netflix June 2017 (Tyson beckford, Tatyana Ali)
She currently in pre-production with 2 films slated for 2017. Currently preparing for her first lead in the feature “The French Cowboy” as “Grace” (Philip Lawrence Durand, John Savage) She is also cast as “Chloe” in The Adventures of Buddy Thunder to be directed by Lawrence Guterman, the director of Cats and Dogs.
SOCIAL MEDIA/WEB FEATURES
Coincidentally, Vass played “Social Media girl” in David Arquette Tv Film “Truk’d up”. She is heavily involved with social media and is represented by several influencer agencies on Instagram, boasting over 600k followers across her social media platforms. Teaming up with other social influencers such as Amanda Cerny, Grammy winning producer, RedOne and the iconic clothing company, GUESS, in 2017 Vass was involved as a model/actress in a cross promotional campaign boosting tourism to Morocco.
Additionally Zita has had several online features with Sports Illustrated, Forbes, GQ, Maxim, and Galore.
Vass is a world traveler who loves learning about different cultures. She has traveled to over 30 countries.She’s fluent in Hungarian and speaks basic Spanish. Has an affinity for glamour and all things old Hollywood. She’s practice burlesque, and is currently writing her own pilot, “Scandalz”. In her spare time, she can be caught pulling pranks on her friends and thrift shopping.