Vivica A. Fox has been in the business long enough to achieve a successful career as an actress producer, entrepreneur and it just keeps on going! Hollywood screen gem, Fox, has triumphantly built an international brand that stands on the strength that women can do anything. With an extensive body of work that encompasses unforgettable television, stage and film credits, Vivica A. Fox is an inspiration as a Hollywood actress, generous philanthropist and accomplished businesswoman.
Born in South Bend, Indiana, Vivica’s family relocated to Indianapolis, Indiana when she was four. Upon graduating from Arlington High School, where she was active in various sports like basketball, track, volleyball and cheerleading. The mid-western beauty ultimately gave up sports to pursue a modeling and acting career. With the support of family and friends, the budding star headed to California to attend Golden West College in Huntington Beach and earn an Associate Arts degree in Social Sciences.
Determined to succeed, Vivica hit the Los Angeles audition circuit and was discovered by Hollywood producer Trevor Walton and offers started pouring in. Soap opera stints on The Young and The Restless, Days of Our Lives and Generations led to more sitcom and modeling work. But in 1996, Vivica’s big break came when she scored a role in the summer blockbuster Independence Day alongside Will Smith and Jeff Goldblum. And the rest is history!
Aside from numerous film, television and other projects in the works, Vivica’s empire continues to grow as this versatile Hollywood legend continues to inspire, indulge and entertain an international fan base. Among her many philanthropic endeavors, Fox speaks at several empowering events such as the recent Conversations with Kim. She is also a proud member of Centennial Zeta Phi Beta Sorority Inc. which celebrated their Centennial earlier in 2021. Vivica A. Fox Hair is proud to be one of the sponsors for the LA Sparks since 2015 and has donated many hair products for cancer patients who want the Vivica A. Fox look! Fox continues her entrepreneurial hustle with celebrating ten amazing years with Vivica Fox Hair.
Vivica A. Fox resides in Los Angeles, California and is a Leo.