Born: September 25, 1973
Birthplace: Gold Beach Oregon
Best Known as: Veronica, Adam Sandler’s teacher in Billy Madison, also the wife of tennis champion Pete Sampras
One of only two Oregon residents to be crowned Ms. Teen USA, Wilson-Sampras received her first big acting role as the daughter of Arnold Schwarzenegger in 1993’s Last Action Hero. She has gone on to play the role of Veronica Vaughn in the 1995 Adam Sandler comedy Billy Madison and Francine Donolly in 2001’s The Wedding Planner. In 2000, she married seven time Wimbledon Champion Pete Sampras. Wilson-Sampras also has a successful music career, releasing two albums, “I Only Wanna Be With You” and “Gimme a Kiss,” both of which are popular in Japan.
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