Kristen Bell - Biography

Last Modified: Jun 30, 2020

Kristen Bell
Nick Name: K-Bell, Annie, KB, Bellie
Profession: Singer, Producer, Actor
Best Known For: Veronica Mars
Salary: Under Review
Net Worth: $40 million

Personal Details

Born on : July 18, 1980 (age 41)
Birth Name /
Full Name:
Kristen Anne Bell
Birth Place: Huntington Woods, Michigan, USA
Horoscope: Cancer
Father's Name: Tom Bell
Mother's Name: Lorelei Frygier
Siblings: 4

John Avedian (half-brother)
Matt Avedian (half-brother)
Megan Avedian (half-sister)
Laura Avedian (half-sister)

High School: Shrine Catholic High School
Ethnicity: Multi-ethnic (German, English, Irish, Scottish, Polish)
Nationality: American

Relationships

Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Married
Married Date: October 16, 2013
Husband's Name: Dax Shepard
Children: 2

Lincoln Bell Shepard (daughter)
Delta Bell Shepard (daughter)

Body Measurements

Height: 1.55 meter (5 feet 1 inch)
Weight: 48 kg (105.82 lb)
Hair Color: Blonde
Eye Color: Blue
Shoe Size: 6 US
Dress Size: 4 US
Breast Size: 34 inch
Waist Size: 24 inch
Hip Size: 34 inch
Bra Size: 32
Cup Size: B

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Who is Kristen Bell?

Kristen Bell is an actress by profession and American by nationality. Since rising to fame in early 2000s as Veronica Mars, she has starred in numerous hit films.

Kristen Bell: Bio, Age, Family

Born on July 18, 1980, Kristen Bell’s full name/birth name is Kristen Anne Bell. She was born in Huntington Woods, Michigan, U.S.A and her parents are Tom Bell, a TV news director and Lorelei Bell (maiden name- Frygier), a registered nurse. Her parents divorced when she was only two years old.

From her father’s second marriage, she has two step-sisters and from her mother’s second marriage, she has two half-brothers- John Avedian and Matt Avedian and two half-sisters Laura Avedian and Megan Avedian. 

Source: ew (Kristen Bell and her mother Lorelei Frygier)

Education, Ethnicity

For education, she attended Shrine Catholic High School. After graduation, Bell attended New York University's Tisch School of the Arts for a major in musical theatre. But she dropped out in 2001 to take up a role in a Broadway musical.

Her ethnicity is German, English, Irish, Scottish, Polish.

Kristen Bell: Boyfriend, Husband, Marriage, Children

Kristen Bell started dating Kevin Mann. She even got engaged to her boyfriend in 2012. But they never made it to the altar. She ended their five-year-long engagement.

She then went on to date actor Dax Shepard and got engaged, which was announced in January 2010. But they did not marry right away. They decided to wait until the state of California legalized same-sex marriage.

After same-sex marriage was legalized on June 26, 2013, Bell proposed Shepard via Twitter, which he gladly accepted.

Source: Just Jared (Kristen Bell and husband Dax Shepard)

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Kristen Bell and Dax Shepard married on October 16, 2013. She has two daughters with her husband. Their first daughter, Lincoln Bell Shepard was born in March 2013 while their second daughter Delta Bell Shepard was born in December 2014.

Currently, the family resides in Los Angeles, California, U.S.A. The couple seems to be happy with their marriage and is living a blissfully without rumors of extra-marital affairs or divorce.

Kristen Bell: Career 

Early Days

In her school days, Bell was a member of drama and music club and had even played in several school plays. Before she was 13 years old, her mother had selected an agent for her and had started taking acting classes. She had already appeared in several commercials. In 1998, she had an uncredited role in Polish Wedding.

Kristen Bell played roles in Broadway shows such as The Adventures of Tom Sawyer (2001), The Crucible (2002) etc. In 2004, she as cast in the movie Gracie's Choice, Spartan followed by a role in the series Deadwood

In 2004, Bell starred as Veronica Mars in the series Veronica MarsThis role of hers is also considered her breakthrough role. 

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Source: Entertainment Weekly (Kristen Bell in Veronica Mars)

Films, Series

This was followed by roles in Fifty Pills, Pulse, Heroes, Forgetting Sarah Marshall (2007), Fanboys (2006), Serious Moonlight (2009), Couples Retreat (2009), When in Rome (2010), Get Him to the Greek (2010), Burlesque (2010), Scream 4 (2011). 

Other film credit of her includes Big Miracle (2012), House of LiesSafety Not Guaranteed (2012), Safety Not Guaranteed (2012), The Lifeguard, Frozen (2013), Zootopia, The BossA Bad Moms ChristmasThe Disaster Artist, How to Be a Latin Lover, Teen Titans Go! To the Movies, Wreak-it Ralph, Ralph Breaks the Internet (2018) and to be released movie Frozen 2 (2019)

She also has starred in the series House of Lies, Parks and Recreation (2013), Like FatherThe Good Place.

In 2014, Veronica Mars was revived and original cast members reprised their particular roles. Kristen Bell is set to star in upcoming 8-episode revival series of Veronica Mars

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Source: AceShowbiz (Kristen Bell in When in Rome)

In 2012, while on The Ellen Show, she shared the moment when her husband gifted her a sloth and she had a hilarious meltdown!

Co-stars

On the set of Veronica Mars, Bell has worked alongside Percy Daggs III, Jason Dohring, Tina Majorino, Ryan Hansen, Francis Capra.

Kristen Bell: Net Worth, Salary

Her net worth is estimated to be around $40 million while the figures on her annual salary is not shared with the public.

Kristen Bell: Instagram, Twitter, Facebook

On social media Kristen Bell is active on Twitter, Facebook, Instagram with more than millions of followers and counting. Moreover, she owns an official webpage - kristen-bell.org.

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