July 24, 1968
52 years old
4 ft 11 in | 150 cm
35-23-33 in | 89-58.5-84 cm
45 kg | 99 lbs
5.5 US | 36 EU
Kristin Dawn Chenoweth was born in Broken Arrow, Oklahoma, United States, on July 24, 1968, is an American actress.
Young Kristin Chenoweth first started performing during her years at the Broken Arrow Senior High School, in school theater productions.
She made her big screen debut in film Topa Topa Bluffs (2001) in role as Patty.
She got her television debut in NBC sitcom LateLine (1999) in episode "The Christian Guy", in role as Kristin.
Her breakthrough performance came as Glinda the Good Witch in a musical "Wicked" (2003) at George Gershwin Theatre, for which she was nominated for the Tony Award for Best Actress in a Musical.
She landed her Broadway debut in a musical "Steel Pier" (1997) in role as Precious McGuire, at Richard Rodgers Theatre, for which she won a Theatre World Award for Outstanding Broadway Debut.
She won a Tony Award for Best Featured Actress in a Musical for her role as Sally Brown in a musical comedy "You're a Good Man, Charlie Brown" (1999) at Ambassador Theatre.
She released her debut album "Let Yourself Go" in 2001.
Holidate (2020) romantic comedy in role as Aunt Susan, opposite Emma Roberts and Luke Bracey
She voiced Daisy / Mary in comedy fantasy film The Witches (2020).
Annie (1999) musical comedy drama opposite Kathy Bates, Victor Garber and Alan Cumming
Bewitched (2005) romantic comedy fantasy with Nicole Kidman, Will Ferrell and Shirley MacLaine
The Pink Panther (2006) comedy mystery opposite Steve Martin, Kevin Kline and Beyoncé Knowles
Deck the Halls (2006) Christmas comedy with Danny DeVito, Matthew Broderick and Kristin Davis
Into Temptation (2009) drama with Jeremy Sisto and Brian Baumgartner
12 Men of Christmas (2009) romantic comedy opposite Josh Hopkins, Anna Chulmsky and Erin Dilly
Hit and Run (2012) action comedy with Kristen Bell, Dax Shepard and Bradley Cooper
Family Weekend (2013) comedy drama opposite Matthew Modine, Olesya Rulin and Joey King
The Opposite S*x (2014) comedy with Geoff Stults, Mena Suvari and Jennifer Finnigan
The Boy Next Door (2015) psychological thriller opposite Jennifer Lopez, Ryan Guzman and Ian Nelson
Class Rank (2017) romantic comedy with Skyler Gisondo, Olivia Holt and Kathleen Chalfant
Space Chimps (2008) animated comic science fiction as Kilowatt
She voiced Rosetta in Disney's computer animated films: Tinker Bell (2008), Tinker Bell and the Lost Treasure (2009) and Tinker Bell and the Great Fairy Rescue (2010).
Rio 2 (2014) animated musical comedy as Gabi
Strange Magic (2015) animated musical fantasy as Sugar Plum Fairy
The Peanuts Movie (2015) animated comedy as Fifi
My Little Pony: The Movie (2017) animated musical fantasy as Princess Skystar
The Star (2017) animated Christian comedy as Abby
She played Annabeth Schott in NBC political drama television series The West Wing (2004-2006) for which she was nominated for two Screen Actors Guild Awards for Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series.
She won the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series for her role as Olive Snook in ABC fantasy mystery comedy drama television series Pushing Daisies (2007-2009).
She was nominated for the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Guest Actress in a Comedy Series for her performance as April Rhodes in Fox musical comedy drama television series Glee (2009–2011, 2014).
Kristin (2001) NBC sitcom in role as Kristin Yancey
She voiced Miracle Grohe in Fox animated television series Sit Down, Shut Up (2009).
GCB (2012) ABC comedy drama series in role as Carlene Cockburn
The Good Wife (2012) CBS political drama series in role as Peggy Byrne
Kirstie (2013-2014) TV Land sitcom in role as Brittany Gold
Trial & Error (2018) NBC sitcom in role as Lavinia Peck-Foster
Graduated from Broken Arrow High School in Broken Arrow, Oklahoma (1986).
Studied at the Oklahoma City University.
She was a member of Gamma Phi Beta sorority.
Has brother, Mark.
Has European and Cherokee Native American ancestry.
Published a memoir "A Little Bit Wicked: Life, Love, and Faith in Stages" (2009).
She was nominated for a Tony Award for Best Featured Actress in a Musical and won the Drama Desk Award for Outstanding Actress in a Musicalfor her role as Lily Garland in a musical "On the Twentieth Century" (2015) at American Airlines Theatre.
She was nominated for a Drama Desk Award for Outstanding Actress in a Musical for her role as Eve, Princess Barbára, Ella & Passionella in a musical "The Apple Tree" (2006) at Studio 54.
Good friends with Quentin Tarantino.
Lives in Los Angeles, California and New York, United States.
She dated Andrew Pruett (2015-2016), Dana Brunetti (2013-2014), Jake Pavelka (2012-2013), Charlie McDowell (2008-2009), Aaron Sorkin (2006), Lane Garrison (2006-2009), Marc Kudisch (1999-2001) and Adam Guettel (1997).
She started dating guitarist Josh Bryant in 2018.