Kristin Chenoweth is an Emmy-winning actress who rose to immense popularity after switching from the stages of Broadway productions to the small and big screen. In addition to her stints in musical theatre, television and film, she also has her own sitcom called Kristin. She is best known for playing the fictional character Sally Brown in the Broadway production, You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brown, for which she won a Tony Award in 1999.
The actress gained wider public attention and another Tony nomination in 2003 for creating the role of Glinda in the Broadway musical Wicked. Her first Emmy Award came in 2009 for her role on the comedy-drama Pushing Daisies. She was recognized as the Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series. Kristin also has a memoir she entitled A Little Bit Wicked: Life, Love, and Faith in Stages, which describes her adoption, career, success story, her time in Hollywood and lots more. The book was released on the 14th day of April 2009.
The Hollywood singer/actress was born on 24th July 1968, in Broken Arrow, Oklahoma. She was adopted at the age of five into the Chenoweth family, where she began showing a strong interest in acting and singing. Her foster parents, Junie Smith Chenoweth and Jerry Morris Chenoweth are both mechanical engineers and there is no information about her biological parents. Kristin is an American and has mixed racial background.
In her younger years, Chenoweth, born Kristin Dawn Chenoweth, used to sing at churches. The highlight of her teenage period was her solo performance at the Southern Baptist Convention national conference, where she sang the Christian/gospel song Four Feet Eleven. The actress had her high school career at Broken Arrow Senior High School, where she acted, danced, did ballet, and opera with her school’s entertainment teams.
After Kristin Chenoweth completed her high school, she immediately enrolled at Oklahoma City University and later obtained her bachelor’s degree in musical theatre in 1990. She bagged her master’s degree in opera performance two years later.
What Is Her Net Worth?
The American-based actress/singer has done many performances and roles in musical theatre and television, from where she makes most of her earnings. Her wealth partly stems from the several awards and prizes she has won for herself over the years, which unarguably contributed to the growth her net worth. Kristin makes some earnings as well from her jewelry line and recently-launched TV show, Trial & Error: Lady Killer. As of 2018, the Bewitched actress’s assets are valued at $20 million.
Is Kristin Chenoweth Married, Who Is The Husband?
The glitz and glamour of marriage seem wonderful but Kristin Chenoweth is one actress who has never been fascinated by it all her life. Although she recently admitted that she is looking forward to giving love a chance in her life, the busy superstar has dedicated most of her life to her career.
The Tony Award-winning actress is not married yet but has been engaged three times in her entire life, most recently cancelling her engagement to Hollywood movie producer Dana Brunetti in the year 2014. Chenoweth has been in an open relationship with eight men, who she deserted after the center failed to hold. They are recorded to be Hackensack, New Jersey-born stage actor Marc Kudisch (1998 – 2001), Dallas, Texas-born Prison Break star Lane Garrison (they briefly dated in 2006), Manhattan, New York-born producer, screenwriter, and playwright Aaron Sorkin (2006), Overbrook Park, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania native cum Hollywood producer, director, comedian, writer Seth Green, Los Angeles-born actor Charlie McDowell (2008 – 2009), Dallas, Texas-born pilot Jake Pavelka (October 2012 to February 2013), Virginia native cum social networking entrepreneur/film producer Dana Brunetti (October 2013 to November 2014), and lastly American businessman Andrew Pruett (April 2015 to 2016).
Recent news making the rounds have it that the actress is an item with Josh Bryant, a guitarist for the Arkansas-based band Backroad Anthem. The two were seen holding hands while leaving the Los Angeles International Airport in August. Josh has also shared a slew of their pictures on his Twitter account ‘joshbguitar’, suggesting that the rumor about him dating the musician could be true.
Talking about her height, the multi-talented performer stands at a height of 4 feet and 11 inches and weighs around 40 kilograms. She is blessed with a set of dazzling blue eyes, brown hair and her body measurements are recorded to 35 (breast)-23 (waist)-32 (hip).