Kristen Connolly - Biography

Last Modified: Nov 15, 2022

Kristen Connolly
Profession: Actress
Best Known For: The Cabin in the Woods (film)
Salary: Under Review
Net Worth: $5 million

Personal Details

Born on : July 12, 1980 (age 43)
Birth Name /
Full Name:
Kristen Nora Connolly
Birth Place: Montclair, New Jersey, USA
Horoscope: Cancer
Father's Name: Bill Connolly
Mother's Name: Melinda Sharkcon
Siblings: 2

Jimmy Connolly (younger brother)
Will Connolly (younger brother)

University: Middlebury College, Yale School of Drama
Ethnicity: Multi-ethnic (Irish, English)
Nationality: American


Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Married
Husband's Name: Stephen O'Reilly
Children: 2


Body Measurements

Height: 1.70 meter (5 feet 7 inch)
Weight: 54 kg (119.05 lb)
Hair Color: Light Brown
Eye Color: Grey
Shoe Size: 9 US
Dress Size: 4 US
Breast Size: 33 inch
Waist Size: 24 inch
Hip Size: 34 inch
Bra Size: 34
Cup Size: B

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Who is Kristen Connolly?

Kristen Connolly is an actress by profession and American by nationality. She is well known for starring in the film The Cabin in the Woods and the TV series House of Cards, Zoo.

Kristen Connolly – Age, Parents, Siblings

Kristen Connolly was born on July 12, 1980, in Montclair, New Jersey, USA. Her full name is Kristen Nora Connolly. Her mother Melinda Sharkcon and father Bill Connolly raised her alongside her two younger siblings- brothers Will Connolly and Jimmy Connolly. The profession of her parents is not known.

Kristen Connolly with her father and younger brothers (Image: Instagram)

Education, Ethnicity

After high school graduation, Kristen Connolly went to study at Middlebury College and Yale School of Drama. Her ethnicity is Irish and English.

Kristen Connolly – Boyfriend, Husband, Children, Divorce

Kristen Connolly is currently a married woman. Her husband is Stephen O'Reilly and the pair have two children- a son (born July 2018) and a daughter (born May 2020). Rumors of divorce among them are absent.

There is no information on her ex-boyfriend(s) and previous relationships.

Kristen Connolly, Stephen O'Reilly with their son (Image: Instagram)

Kristen Connolly – Career

Early Days

Connolly began her career in the year 2003, her debut role being in the film Mona Lisa Smile followed by minor appearances in Revolutionary Road (2008), Confessions of a Shopaholic (2009), The Bay (2009), etc. She also had a recurring role in the episode(s) of the TV series Guilding Light (2008), and As the World Turns (2008-2009), to name a few.

Finally, Kristen Connolly landed her breakthrough role as Dana Polk in the horror-comedy film The Cabin in the Woods (2012).

Films, Series

Over the years she has starred in the films Ex-Girlfriends (2012), A Good Marriage (2014), Deep Water (2021), etc, and the TV film The Wizard of Lies (2017). Moreover, Connolly has portrayed character(s) in the episode(s) of the TV series House of Cards (2013-2014), The Whispers (2015), Zoo (2015-2017), and Evil (2019-2010), among others.

Kristen Connolly in The Cabin in the Woods (Image: Pinterest)


On the set of Deep Water, Kristen Connolly has worked with Jacob Elordi, Rachel Blanchard, Devyn Tyler, Jeff Pope, and Juliet Brett.

Kristen Connolly – Net Worth, Salary

The net worth of Kristen Connolly is estimated at around $5 million dollars while the figure on her annual salary is under review.

Kristen Connolly – Instagram, Twitter, Facebook

On social media sites Instagram and Twitter, Kristen Connolly is followed by thousands of followers but is absent on Facebook.

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