Kristen Bell

Born Jul 18, 1980

Kristen Anne Bell is an American actress. In 2001, she made her Broadway debut as Becky Thatcher in The Adventures of Tom Sawyer. After moving to Los Angeles, Bell landed various television guest appearances and small film parts before appearing in a lead role in the David Mamet film Spartan. Her first film role was an uncredited appearance in Polish Wedding.… Read More

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1980 Birth Kristen Anne Bell was born on July 18, 1980 and was raised in Huntington Woods, Michigan, a suburb of Detroit. … Read More


1997 16 Years Old During her time at the school, she won the starring role in the school's 1997 production of The Wizard of Oz, as Dorothy Gale and also appeared in productions of Fiddler on the Roof (1995), Lady Be Good (1996), and Li'l Abner (1998).
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In 1998, the year she graduated, Bell was named the yearbook's "Best Looking Girl" by senior class vote. … Read More


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…  In 2001, she made her Broadway debut as Becky Thatcher in The Adventures of Tom Sawyer and starred in the Broadway revival of The Crucible the following year. … Read More
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In 2002, she appeared in the Broadway revival of The Crucible with Liam Neeson, Angela Bettis and Laura Linney.
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In 2004, Bell appeared in the Lifetime television film Gracie's Choice, which received one of the network's highest ratings. … Read More
2005 24 Years Old Reefer Madness: The Movie Musical debuted on the Showtime network on April 16, 2005. … Read More
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Released on August 11, 2006, Pulse starred Bell as the lead Mattie. … Read More
Veronica Mars continued on UPN for a second season; for the third season, the show was renewed and appeared on the newly created The CW. On January 19, 2007, CW Entertainment President Dawn Ostroff announced that while she was pleased with the gradual improvement of Veronica Mars's ratings, the series would be put on hiatus after February sweeps to air a new reality series, Pussycat Dolls Present. … Read More
2008 27 Years Old Bell supported and campaigned for Barack Obama during the 2008 United States presidential election. … Read More
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Bell reprised her role of Lucy in Assassin's Creed II released on November 17, 2009, and again in Assassin's Creed: Brotherhood, released on November 16, 2010. … Read More
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Bell reprised her role as Sarah Marshall for a cameo appearance in the film Get Him to the Greek, a spin-off sequel from Forgetting Sarah Marshall, released June 4, 2010.


2011 30 Years Old Bell had a cameo in the slasher horror film, Scream 4, which was released on April 15, 2011.
In 2012, Bell starred in the family drama film Big Miracle. … Read More
Bell married actor Dax Shepard in 2013, with whom she has two daughters.
2014 33 Years Old In September 2014, Bell starred with her husband, Dax Shephard, in a commercial for the Samsung Galaxy Tab S. It was so popular (with over 20 million YouTube views) that they did another for the holiday season. … Read More
In 2016, Bell voiced the sloth Priscilla in the animated comedy film Zootopia, and starred in the comedy films The Boss, as Claire, and Bad Moms, as Kiki. … Read More
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