Vanessa Marano: The Shoemaker's Son Has Bare Feet Sometimes

Vanessa Marano: The Shoemaker's Son Has Bare Feet Sometimes

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Vanessa Marano has had a lot of nicknames in her career...Tony Potts surprised her by knowing the latest one given to the actress by her TV mom: embryo genius. Vanessa explains the origin of that and talks about the season premiere of "Switched at Birth".

Maria also compliments Vanessa by saying she played a great "brat" on a series Marano says was truly ahead of it's time. Marano also talks about the one and only time she's worked on screen with a family member...and jokingly explains why it won't ever happen again.

Fun facts about Vanessa:

  • Vanessa Marano began acting professionally when she was two years old.
  • She has appeared on the TV series Without a Trace, Gilmore Girls, Ghost Whisperer, Scoundrels and The Young and the Restless, among others.
  • Her younger sister Laura is a star on Disney Channel's Austin & Ally.
  • Besides English, Marano also speaks fluent Italian.

(Source: Wikipedia)

The season premiere of ‘Switched At Birth' airs tonight at 8:00pm on ABC Family.

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