Vanessa Hudgens Marks 1-Year Anniversary of Her Father's Death: 'I Know How Proud He Is'
By Leena Tailor
Vanessa Hudgens is paying tribute to her late father, Greg, on the one-year anniversary of his death with touching posts on social media.
“Today marks one year since my dad passed away,” the 28-year-old actress captioned a photo showing her surrounded by angel wings and a halo on Twitter on Monday. “He's my angel looking down on me and I know how proud he is. Forever in my heart he will be ”
"Last year, my boyfriend, Austin [Butler], lost his mom, Lori, to cancer, and my dad has just been recently diagnosed with stage four cancer," Vanessa said. "Let me tell you, I hate cancer. I hate cancer with every cell of my being.”
The anniversary isn’t the only significant date for Hudgens this week.
Her new show, Powerless, premieres on Thursday on NBC. Check out what she told ET about the series in the video below.