Kristin Chenoweth is an American singer and actress. She is best known for her Broadway performances in You”re a Good Man, Charlie Brown and Wicked. She won a Tony Award for You”re a Good Man, Charlie Brown. She is also known for her performances in television, such as The West Wing, Pushing Daisies, Kristin, Glee, GCB, and Trial & Error, and in the films Bewitched, The Pink Panther, RV, Rio 2 and The Peanuts Movie. For her performance as Olive Snook on the ABC comedy-drama Pushing Daisies, she won a 2009 Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series. She released her debut solo album Let Yourself Go in 2001 via Sony Music Entertainment. Born on July 24, 1968 in Broken Arrow, Oklahoma, USA, she was adopted by Junie Smith Chenoweth and Jerry Morris Chenoweth when she was just 5 days old. After graduating from Broken Arrow High School in 1986, she received a bachelor”s degree in musical theater from Oklahoma City University, which she attended on a full scholarship to study voice. Afterwards, she studied for and earned a master”s degree in opera performance. She dated Charlie McDowell from April 2008 until February 2009.
Kristi Dawn Chenoweth Personal Details
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Kristi Dawn Chenoweth
Cheno, The K-Cho, K-Cho
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24 July 1968
Broken Arrow, Oklahoma, USA
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“Non-judgmental, liberal Christian”
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Kristi Dawn Chenoweth Family Details
Jerry Chenoweth (Mechanical Engineer)
Junie Chenoweth (Mechanical Engineer)
Mark Chenoweth (Brother)
Kristi Dawn Chenoweth Body Measurements
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35-23-34 in (89-58.5-86 cm)
35 inches (89 cm)
23 inches (58.5 cm)
34 inches (86 cm)
Kristi Dawn Chenoweth Education
Broken Arrow High School Oklahoma City University University of North Carolina School of the ArtsBroken Arrow High School Oklahoma City University University of North Carolina School of the Arts
Kristi Dawn Chenoweth Brand Endorsements
The actress has appeared in several Old Navy commercials.
In January 2010, she was named the ambassador for Oscar Mayer Good Mood.
In 2014, she was seen in the Asthma & Allergy Foundationâ€™s Know Your Count TV commercial.
Kristin is a non-judgmental, liberal Christian.
Best Known For
Some of her notable movies include Bewitched (2005), The Pink Panther (2006), RV (2006), Rio 2 (2014) and The Peanuts Movie (2015).
In television, she is known for Pushing Daisies (from 2007 to 2009) as Olive Snook; Sit Down, Shut Up (2009) as voice role of Miracle Grohe; Disney Channel Original Movie Descendants (2015) as Maleficent and The West Wing (from 2004 to 2006) as Annabeth Schott.
Her first solo album Let Yourself Go was released in 2001 via Sony Music Entertainment. It was a collection of the 1930s and 1940s standards.
Chenowethâ€™s film debut came in 2002 with Topa Topa Bluffs in which she portrayed the role of Patty.
First TV Show
Her first television show was NBC sitcom LateLine in which she played the character of Kristin in just one episode â€œThe Christian Guyâ€.
First Stage Appearance
In 1997, Kristin made her Broadway debut in the musical Steel Pier where she played the Precious McGuire character and went on to win the Theatre World Award.
For Kristin, running is the best exercise. When in New York, she heads off to the pier on the west side for a run.
Chenoweth believes that Julie Andrews
Food – Chocolate chip cookie, steak, chicken breast with Au Poivre sauce, broccoli, salad, mashed potato
Dessert – Banana cream pie at Joe Allenâ€™s in New York
Kristi Dawn Chenoweth Interesting Facts
*She was born on July 24, 1968 in Broken Arrow, Oklahoma. *She was adopted by the Chenoweth family when she was just 5 days old. *She was the second runner-up in the Miss Oklahoma pageant in 1991. *In November 2011, she inducted into the Oklahoma Music Hall of Fame. *Dolly Parton and Julie Andrews were her musical influences. *She is good friends with Quentin Tarantino. *She is friends with Heidi Klum, Patti LuPone, Sean Hayes, Idina Menzel, Robin Williams, Nicole Kidman, Danny DeVito, Ellen DeGeneres, and Matthew Broderick. *Broke up with Lane Garrison in 2006. *Visit her official website: www.officialkristinchenoweth.com