after Queen cracked a joke that Vanessa's ring was blinding her."Oh sorry, darling," Vanessa said, "I got engaged. I turned 50 when we were in rehearsal on Broadway, I just got engaged a couple of weeks ago.
It has been a lot of blessings."The lucky groom-to-be, Jim Skrip, is a Buffalo, New York native and has reportedly been dating Vanessa for more than a year.
Serena Williams annouced that they are expecting, and she was pregnant during the Australian Open.
Vanessa is currently starring in a touring revival of with Cicely Tyson and Blair Underwood. Of course this weekend it's George Clooney's wedding to Amal Alamuddin that everyone will be talking about.
Check out the video below for your ultimate guide to Clooney's nuptials.
Vanessa Williams comes from the middle-class family and was born as Vanessa Lynn Williams in Millwood, New York, the United States of America to Helen Williams and Milton Augustine Williams Jr. In July 1984, Ramon Hervey II was hired as her manager.
He also played a great role from this side to resuscitate her career.
Serena Williams has many times been ranked number one in women's singles tennis, but that doesn't mean that she, herself, has to be single!