Vanessa Hudgens Drops By "Today"

Posted Thursday January 23, 2014 2:20 PM GMT

Tending to some promotional duties for her new film "Gimme Shelter," Vanessa Hudgens made a special appearance at the "Today" show in New York City this morning (January 23).

The "High School Musical" beauty donned a gorgeous green dress with a black fur coat as she made her way into NBC Studios.

Recently, Miss Hudgens spoke to Barbara Walters on The View about playing the role as a homeless and pregnant teenager in her new film, including how she struggled with the 15lbs weight she gained for the part.

While admitting she didn't even recognized herself after adding the pounds, Vanessa stated, "I didn't feel comfortable in my body because i gained this weight."

Also discussing the situation involving a stunt doubt getting hurt on set, Vanessa revealed, "I had a panic attack. I don't like seeing people getting hurt. I felt like it was a breach of safety - it gives me anxiety thinking about it."

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