Christina Applegate is a well-known actress. She was born on November 25, 1971, in Los Angeles. She rose to fame with her breakthrough role az Kelly Bundy on Fox’s popular sitcom Married.
Some quick facts about Christina Applegate
- Birth Date: November 25, 1971
- Birthplace: Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, United States
- Known for: Acting
- Years active: 1972- present
- Spouse(s): Johnathon SSchaec (m. 2001; div. 2007)
Martyn LeNoble (m. 2013)
- Net Worth: $20 million
Early life of Christina Applegate
Christina Applegate was born to Robert William Applegate who was a record producer and Nancy Lee Priddy, a singer, and actress. Applegate began her acting career at an early age. Her TV debut began with the soap opera ‘Days of Our Lives’ as an infant. After that she kick-started her film career at the age of 7 in the movie, ‘Jaws of Satan’.
Applegate’s first tv movie was the biopic of Grace Kelly, in which she played the younger role version of Kelly. She also guest-starred in ‘Father Murphy’ and ‘Silver Spoons’. Later, from 1986 to 1987, she acted in the show, ‘Heart of the City’.
Awards and Achievements of Christina Applegate
Christina Applegate received the Emmy Award for her role in ‘Friends’ in the category of ‘Outstanding Guest Actress in a Comedy Series’ in 2003.
Applegate has been nominated twice for Golden Globes and for her roles in the shows ‘Jesse’ and ‘Samantha Who?’ Applegate also has received a nomination for the Tony Award. She is a recipient of the World Theatre Award for her role in the musical ‘Sweet Charity’.
Personal Life of Christina Applegate
Christina Applegate was married to Johnathon Schaech from 2001-2007. After that she dated Martyn LeNoble and the couple share a daughter Sadie Grace, born in 2011. Christina and Martin tied the knot in 2013.
In 2008, Applegate was diagnosed with breast cancer. She went through a double mastectomy. Applegate now is an active member of breast cancer awareness campaigns.
What is the net worth of Christina Applegate?
As of 2020, Christina Applegate is worth a whopping sum of $48 million, mainly from her acting career.
Top five roles of Christina Applegate
1) Bad Moms-Gwendolyn
2) Hall Pass-Grace
3) Vacation-Debbie Griswold
4) Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy-Veronica Corningstone
5) Don’t Tell Mom the Babysitter’s Dead-Swell
Christina Applegate is a celebrated actress known for her many iconic roles in films and tv series.