Kristen Wiig is an American actress, comedian, producer, and writer. She is best known by the public for her work on NBC”s Saturday Night Live. She is also known for film roles in Bridesmaids, Knocked Up, The Martian, The Skeleton Twins, The Secret Life of Walter Mitty, and Ghostbusters. She has also done voice work in How to Train Your Dragon and Despicable Me. Born Kristen Carroll Wiig on August 22, 1973, in Canandaigua, New York, to Laurie and Jon Wiig, she grew up in Lancaster, Pennsylvania, and Rochester, New York. She is of Norwegian and Irish descent on her father”s side, and of English and Scottish descent on her mother”s side. She graduated from Brighton High School. She debuted on Saturday Night Live in 2005. She was married to Hayes Hargrove from 2005 to 2009.
Kristen Carroll Wiig Personal Details
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Kristen Carroll Wiig
The Brown Cow
Date of Birth:
22 August 1973
Canandaigua, New York, USA
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She lives in Los Angeles.
Race / Ethnicity:
White (Norwegian, Irish, English, Scottish)
Occupation / Job(s):
Actress, comedian, writer, producer
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Kristen Carroll Wiig Family Details
Jon J. Wiig
Laurie J. Johnston
Erik Wiig (Brother) Others: Frances Josephine McCue (Paternal Grandmother), Gunnar Arna Wiig (Paternal Grandfather), William Carroll Johnston (Maternal Grandfather), Margaret Curtis Day (Maternal Grandmother)
Hayes Hargrove (m. 2005-2009)
Kristen Carroll Wiig Body Measurements
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35-26-37 in (89-66-91 cm)
35 inches (89 cm)
26 inches (66 cm)
37 inches (91 cm)
Kristen Carroll Wiig Education
Brighton High School (1991) University of ArizonaBrighton High School (1991) University of Arizona
Kristen Carroll Wiig Brand Endorsements
In July 2017, Kristen was cast in a TV commercial for fast food chain, Pizza Hut. In the funny advert, she was cast in multiples roles.
Her religious views arenâ€™t known publicly.
Best Known For
Having played the lead role in the comedy movie, Bridesmaids. She had co-written the script of the movie also.
Her stint in the popular comedy sketch show, Saturday Night Live. She bagged multiple Emmy nominations for her work in the comedy show.
Having played the role of Cynthia Morehouse in the comedy miniseries, The Spoils of Babylon.