Kristin Chenoweth

Birthday:

07/24/1968

Place of birth:

Broken Arrow, Oklahoma, √Čtats-Unis:

Biography:

Kristin Chenoweth (born July 24, 1968, height 4' 11" (1,50 m)) is an American singer and actress, with credits in musical theatre, film and television. She is best known on Broadway for her performance as Sally Brown in You're a Good Man, Charlie Brown (1999), for which she won a Tony Award, and for originating the role of Glinda in the musical Wicked (2003). Her best-known television role is Annabeth Schott in NBC's The West Wing. As Olive Snook on the ABC comedy-drama Pushing Daisies, she won a 2009 Emmy Award. An Oklahoma native, Chenoweth sang gospel music as a child and studied opera before deciding to pursue a career in musical theatre. In 1997, she made her Broadway debut in Steel Pier. Besides You're a Good Man, Charlie Brown and Wicked, Chenoweth's stage work includes five City Center Encores! productions, Broadway's The Apple Tree in 2006 and Promises, Promises in 2010, as well as Off-Broadway and regional theatre productions. Chenoweth had her own TV series Kristin in 2001, and has guest starred on many shows, including Sesame Street and Glee, for which she was nominated for a 2010 Emmy Award. In films, she has played mostly character roles, such as in Bewitched (2005), The Pink Panther (2006) and RV (2006). She has also played roles in made-for-TV movies, done voice work in animated films and the animated TV series Sit Down, Shut Up, hosted several award shows and released several albums of songs, including A Lovely Way to Spend Christmas (2008). Chenoweth also penned a memoir, A Little Bit Wicked: Life, Love, and Faith in Stages. Description above from the Wikipedia article Kristin Chenoweth, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia


Film Credits

The Star (2017)
as
My Little Pony: The Movie (2017)
as Princess Skystar (voice)
Descendants 2 (2017)
as Maleficient
Speech & Debate (2017)
as Herself
Hairspray Live! (2016)
as Velma Von Tussle
Hard Sell (2016)
as Lorna Buchanan
It's Your 50th Christmas Charlie Brown (2015)
as Herself
Descendants (2015)
as Maleficent
Strange Magic (2015)
as Sugar Plum Fairy (voice)
The Boy Next Door (2015)
as Vicky Lansing
Opposite Sex (2014)
as Mrs. Kemp
Rio 2 (2014)
as Gabi (voice)
Showing Up (2014)
as Herself
Family Weekend (2013)
as Samantha Smith-Dungy
Hit & Run (2012)
as Debbie Kreeger
Glee Encore (2011)
as April Rhodes
You Again (2010)
as Georgia King
Tinker Bell and the Great Fairy Rescue (2010)
as Rosetta (voice)
Carrie Underwood: An Allstar Holiday Special (2009)
as Herself
12 Men of Christmas (2009)
as E.J. Baxter
Tinker Bell and the Lost Treasure (2009)
as Rosetta (voice)
Into Temptation (2009)
as Linda Salerno
Four Christmases (2008)
as Courtney
Tinker Bell (2008)
as Rosetta (voice)
Space Chimps (2008)
as Kilowatt (voice)
ShowBusiness: The Road to Broadway (2007)
as
Deck the Halls (2006)
as Tia Hall
Running with Scissors (2006)
as Fern Stewart
Stranger Than Fiction (2006)
as Book Channel Host
RV (2006)
as Mary Jo Gornicke
The Pink Panther (2006)
as Cherie
Broadway's Lost Treasures III - The Best of the Tony Awards (2005)
as Herself
Bewitched (2005)
as Maria Kelly
The Music Man (2003)
as Marian Paroo
Annie (1999)
as Lily St. Regis
Class Rank ()
as Janet Krauss