Born to an actor mother and music producer father in 1971, Christina Applegate is an American actress, dancer, and producer. She is known for Kelly Bundy on ‘Married… with Children’ and Brittany’s voice in the movie ‘Alvin and the Chipmunks.’

Quick Info
Birth NameChristina Applegate
BornNovember 25, 1971
Age49 yrs
MotherNancy Priddy
Height5 feet 5 inches
Weight55 kg
HusbandJohnathon Schaech, Martyn LeNoble
ChildrenSadie Grace LeNoble
Net Worth$25 million

Christina Applegate

Where was Christina Applegate born?

Christina Applegate was born on November 25, 1971, in  Los Angeles, California, US. She is the daughter of Robert Applegate and Nancy Priddy. Robert was a record producer, and Nancy was an actor.

Her mother started seeing musician Stephen Stills after her divorce and eventually stayed in a relationship with him. Furthermore, Christina attended Excelsior High School. However, she left it to pursue a career in acting.

What is Christina’s physical stats?

Christina Applegate is currently 49 years. She stands 5 feet 5 inches (165 cm) and weighs 55 kg (121 pounds). Her body measures 35-25-35 inches. Likewise, her eyes are green, and her hair is blonde.

How did Christina Applegate begin her acting career?

Christina Applegate became a known face after starring Kelly Bundy on the Fox sitcom Married……. with Children (1987–1997).  She made her television debut alongside her mother in 1972 in the soap opera Days of Our Lives. Later, she made a principal role in a commercial for Playtex baby bottles at 3 and 5 months. However, in 1981, she made her film debut in the horror film Jaws Of Satan, followed by 1981’s Beatlemania.

Tv Shows

She also debuted in a television film as young Grace Kelly in the biopic Grace Kelly (1983). She appeared in her first television series in Showtime’s political comedy Washington (1985), in which she played a congressman’s daughter. In the series Father Murphy (1981), Charles in Charge (1984–1985), and Silver Spoons (1986), she also made her guest appearance.

She was seen in Dance ’til Dawn (1988) and Streets (1990). In addition, she made a guest appearance at 21 Jump Street (1988) and Top of the Heap (1991). Later in 1993 and 1996, she hosted Saturday Night Live and MADtv, respectively.

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Christina Applegate was one of The Pussycat Dolls’ founding members, which debuted At Johnny Depp‘s Viper Room on the Sunset Strip in 1995. The Pussycat Doll was debuted whose she was of the founding members. She emceed the group when they moved to The Roxy Theatre in 2002. In 1996, Christina auditioned for the role of Rose in the movie Titanic but lost to Kate Winslet. After that, in 1998, she began portraying the position in the NBC sitcom Jesse. That series debuted in 1998 and received rave reviews. She was awarded the People’s Choice Award as Favorite Female Performer for the New Television Series and the TV Guide Award as  Favorite Star for a New Series. Apart from these, she was also a nominee at the Golden Globes Awards for Best Actress in a Comedy.


She was Princess Gwendolyn in the movie Prince Charmin; she played the role of Princess Gwendolyn and Kate. After completing that movie, Applegate guest-starred on two episodes of Friends, in the ninth (2002) and tenth (2003) seasons, titled “The One with Rachel’s Other Sister” and “The One Where Rachel’s Sister Babysits” as Amy Green, Rachel Green’s (Jennifer Aniston) sister. She won Primetime Emmy Award  for Outstanding Guest Actress in a Comedy Series for her performance in “The One with Rachel’s Other Sister.”

Her recognition got hyped up after her portrayal as anchorwoman Veronica Corningstone in the 2004 comedy film Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy and its counterpart film Wake Up, Ron Burgundy: The Lost Movie.

Apart from screen works, she has performed on stage in such productions as The Axeman’s Jazz, Nobody Leaves Empty Handed, The Runthrough, and John Cassavetes’ The Third Day (co-starring Gena Rowlands).

Christina Applegate voiced Catherine the Cat in the three-dimensional talking animal sequel Cats & Dogs: The Revenge of Kitty Galore (2010). She also starred in the NBC sitcom Up All Night, with Maya Rudolph and Will Arnett. The show debuted on September 14, 2011.

She starred with Linda Cardellini in the Netflix dark comedy series Dead to Me in July 2018. She has also produced the series alongside Will Ferrell, Adam McKay, and Jessica Elbaum, which received critical acclaim upon its release.

Christina Applegate has also starred in the title role of the NBC sitcom Jesse (1998–2000), which earned her a Golden Globe Award nomination.

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Who is Christina Applegate’s husband?

On October 20, 2001, Christina Applegate married actor Johnathon Schaech in Palm Springs, California. However, she divorced him in December 2005. Likewise, she then dated Martyn LeNoble in 2008. They soon got engaged on February 14, 2010 (Valentine’s Day).

After three years of engagement, the couple married on February 23, 2013, in Los Angeles. This was actually the second marriage of both persons. Christina Applegate has a daughter with Martyn, born in January 2011, named Sadie Grace LeNoble.

What is the net worth of Christina Applegate?

This 49-year-old breathtaking actress has an estimated net worth of $25 million. Her significant sources of income are obviously from television acting and producing work.

Is Christina socially active?

Christina Applegate has recently been active on Instagram with a username of @1capplegate and 140k people following her. She loves Twitter to update her fans and read the news. Likewise, she has a Twitter handle of username @1capplegate with 1.4M followers. Talking about Facebook, she is not much into it. However, she’s got one with the username Christina Applegate.