Kristen Connolly Birthday & Fun Facts

Height, Age, Net Worth, Biography & More

Anusuya Mukherjee
Feb 20, 2024 By Anusuya Mukherjee
Originally Published on Jun 23, 2022
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About Kristen Connolly

Kristen Nora Connolly is a famous American actress who has been seen in many movies and drama series.

Her acting career started in 2003 when she appeared in a movie named 'Mona Lisa Smile'. Even though her role in the movie was small, it opened the doors for her to appear in other movies.

Born and brought up in Montclair, Kristen Connolly was always interested in acting and performing arts. She, therefore, took up a drama course after completing her high school education. She even attended the coveted Yale School of Drama. During her time at college, Kristen Connolly took part in many Shakespearean plays. She also shared the stage with her brother, Will Connolly. She also appeared in many CollegeHumor skits at this time.

Kristen Connolly is best known for taking up the role of Dana in a Joss Whedon and Drew Goddard film. This movie was named 'The Cabin In The Woods' and earned Kristen Connolly immense fame. She has also worked with other actors, such as Kevin Spacey and Adrien Brody.

Kristen Connolly Net Worth, Earnings & Spending Habits

What is Kristen Connolly’s net worth?

Kristen Connolly's net worth is estimated to be around $5 million.

How much does Kristen Connolly earn per year?

Kristen Connolly's annual income is not known. Over the past few years, she has made fewer and fewer appearances on the screen, which may have affected her annual income.

Height, Age & Physical Attributes

How tall is Kristen Connolly?

Kristen Connolly is 5 ft 7 in (170 cm) tall.

How old is Kristen Connolly.

Kristen Connolly was born on June 12, 1980. As of June 2022, she is 41 years old.

Childhood And Education

Kristen Connolly was born and raised in Montclair, New Jersey. She grew up around her brothers, Will Connolly and Jimmy Connolly.

Kristen Connolly is a graduate of Middlebury College and the Yale School of Drama.

Family, Romance And Relationships

Who is Kristen Connolly’s partner?

Kristen Connolly is married to Stephen O'Reilly. The couple has two children together.

Career And Professional Highlights

Best Known For…

Kristen Connolly is best known for playing roles such as Christina Gallagher and Dana.

She became famous after playing Dana in 'The Cabin In The Woods'. Her performance as Christina Gallagher in the Netflix series 'House Of Cards' is also highly regarded.

She has played recurring roles in many drama series. Some of the television shows that Kristen Connolly has appeared in include 'Life On Mars', 'Houdini', and 'Mercy'. In the series named 'Houdini', Kristen Connolly's character was named Bess Houdini. She played the role opposite Adrien Brody, who was portraying Harry Houdini.

She also appeared in 'A Good Marriage' as Petra Anderson, in 'As The World Turns' as Josie Anderson, in 'Deep Water' as Kelly Wilson, and in 'Zoo' as Jamie Campbell.

Kristen Connolly’s Hobbies And Interests

The 'House Of Cards' actress played field hockey and tennis as a student.

Other Interesting Kristen Connolly Facts And Trivia

  • Kristen Connolly was seen in a horror film titled 'The Bay' as a character called Stephanie.
  • Kristen rose to fame in recent years, having played the starring role in 'House Of Cards'. The show also starred Kevin Spacey as Francis J. "Frank" Underwood.

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Written by Anusuya Mukherjee

Bachelor of Arts and Law specializing in Political Science and Intellectual Property Rights

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Anusuya MukherjeeBachelor of Arts and Law specializing in Political Science and Intellectual Property Rights

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