November 25, 1971
49 years old
5 ft 5 in | 165 cm
35-25-35 in | 89-63.5-89 cm
55 kg | 121 pounds
7 US | 37.5 EU
Christina Applegate was born in Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, United States, on November 25, 1971, is an American actress.
Young Christina Applegate first started her career in a commercial for Playtex baby, when she was three months old.
She made her big screen debut in horror film Jaws of Satan (1981) in role as Kim Perry.
She got her television debut in NBC soap opera Days of Our Lives (1972) in role as Baby, alongside her mother, Nancy Priddy.
Her breakthrough performance came as Kelly Bundy in Fox sitcom Married... with Children (1987-1997).
She landed her Broadway debut in musical "Sweet Charity" (2005) in role as Charity Hope Valentine, at Al Hirschfeld Theatre, for which she was nominated for the Tony Award for Best Actress in a Musical and she won the Theatre World Award.
Your Time Is Up (2021) comedy drama opposite Stacy Johnson
She played Veronica Corningstone-Burgundy in comedy films:
Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy (2004)
Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues (2013) for which she was nominated for the Teen Choice Award for Choice Movie Actress – Comedy
She was nominated for the Teen Choice Award for Choice Movie Villain for her role as Christine Montgomery in romantic comedy film View from the Top (2003).
Don't Tell Mom the Babysitter's Dead (1991) coming-of-age black comedy opposite Joanna Cassidy, John Getz and Josh Charles
The Big Hit (1998) action comedy with Mark Wahlberg, Lou Diamond Phillips and Avery Brooks
Going the Distance (2010) romantic comedy opposite Justin Long and Drew Barrymore
Nowhere (1997) comedy drama with James Duval, Rachel True and Nathan Bexton
The Sweetest Thing (2002) romantic comedy opposite Cameron Diaz, Thomas Jane and Lillian Adams
Wild Bill (1995) Western with Jeff Bridges, Ellen Barkin and Diane Lane
Hall Pass (2011) comedy opposite Owen Wilson and Jason Sudeikis
Just Visiting (2001) comedy fantasy with Jean Reno, Christian Clavier and Matt Ross
Grand Theft Parsons (2004) comedy drama opposite Johnny Knoxville and Michael Shannon
Vacation (2015) road comedy with Ed Helms, Leslie Mann and Chris Hemsworth
Bad Moms (2016) comedy opposite Mila Kunis, Kristen Bell and Jada Pinkett Smith
She won the Young Artist Award for Exceptional Performance By a Young Actress in a New Television Series for her role as Robin Kennedy in ABC crime drama television series Heart of the City (1986-1987).
She won the Young Artist Award for Best Young Actress Starring in a Television Comedy Series for her role as Kelly Bundy in Fox sitcom Married... with Children (1987-1997).
She was nominated for the Golden Globe Award for Best Actress – Television Series Musical or Comedy for her performance as Jesse Warner in NBC sitcom Jesse (1998-2000).
She won the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Guest Actress in a Comedy Series for her role as Amy Green in NBC sitcom Friends (2002–2003).
She was nominated for two Primetime Emmy Awards and a Golden Globe Awards for Best Actress for her performance as Samantha "Sam" Newly in ABC sitcom Samantha Who? (2007-2009).
She was nominated for the Satellite Award for Best Actress – Television Series Musical or Comedy for her role as Reagan Brinkley in NBC sitcom Up All Night (2011-2012).
She was nominated for the Golden Globe Award for Best Actress – Television Series Musical or Comedy and two Primetime Emmy Awards for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Comedy Series for her role as Jen Harding in Netflix dark comedy television series Dead to Me (2019- ) also for the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Comedy Series, as executive producer.
Attended the Excelsior High School.
Studied jazz dance.
Has two half-siblings, Alisa and Kyle.
She was one of the founding members of The Pussycat Dolls.
Featured in music video for Jessica Simpson "A Public Affair" (2006).
She was awarded the Saint Vintage Love Cures Award in 2015.
She voiced Brittany Miller in live-action/computer animated musical family comedy films:
Alvin and the Chipmunks: The Squeakquel (2009)
Alvin and the Chipmunks: Chipwrecked (2011)
Alvin and the Chipmunks: The Road Chip (2015)
She voiced Mary Beth in animated fantasy comedy movie The Book of Life (2014).
She dated Lee Grivas (2005-2008), Christian Slater (1996), Nuno Bettencourt (1990-1992), Brad Pitt (1988-1989) and Richard Grieco (1988-1989).
She was married to actor Johnathon Schaech (2001-2007).
She started dating Dutch musician Martyn LeNoble in 2008, the couple got married in 2013, they have one daughter, Sadie Grace.