In 1999, Kristen won another Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series playing Sally Solomon on 3rd Rock from the Sun.
In 1997, Kristen won an Emmy Award for "Outstanding Supporting Actress" in a Comedy Series playing Sally Solomon on 3rd Rock from the Sun.
She recently appeared in the movie Music and Lyrics starring Hugh Grant and Drew Barrymore as Drew's sister.
While starring in 3rd Rock from the Sun, Kristen filmed 2 public service announcements for NBC's The More You Know. Her topics were prejudice and violence prevention.
Kristen went through many auditions in 1996 before she recieved the part of Sally Solomon on 3rd Rock From the Sun.
Her most common recognized trait is her 'husky voice'.
Kristen received a BFA in drama at New York University.
Kristen was a spokesmodel for Clairol in 1998.
Kristen spent some of her teen years as an exchange student in Sweden and South America.
Kristen is 6 feet tall.
Kristen went to Whitefish Bay High School in Wisconsin.
Kristen: I had to find another way of fitting in - which for me was being the funniest girl in the class.
Kristen: [About 3rd Rock From the Sun] I completely trust the writers. They take Sally in places I wouldn't dream of going.
Kristen: I also love costume design.
Kristen: And to be different is great. You don't want to be the same.
Kristen: Besides reading and walking my dogs, I love hanging out with friends. I'm pretty low-key.
Kristen: [About 3rd Rock From the Sun] And the blooper award goes to me - with John Lithgow as a close second.
Kristen: [About 3rd Rock from the Sun] Sally is strong, sexy, weak, goofy, funny, mean, mothering - she's everything. I love her.
Kristen: My way was not to be the petite, gorgeous, little cheerleader. My way of getting by was making people laugh.
Kristen: It was only when I moved to New York that I realized tall is good.
Kristen: If you love it, and work really hard at it, it will really happen, I believe. I'm living proof.
Kristen: I'm a strong person, but I'd never resort to violence.
Kristen: I'd so much rather people think I was funny than pretty.
Kristen: I was voted Biggest Ham and Likeliest to Become a Celebrity.
Kristen: I was such a dork. I was too big. I was really gangly.
Kristen: I was a full foot taller than any child my age.
Kristen: I want to play a Disney villainess so badly.
Kristen: I really came out to L.A. to take the money and run.
Kristen: I never seriously considered it, but if I had to be something other than an actress, I'd probably be a director.
Kristen: I like people-watching and fading into crowds.
Kristen: I don't consider myself a goody-goody, but I like to be perceived as classy.
Kristen: [About 3rd Rock from the Sun] I completely trust the writers. They take Sally in places I wouldn't dream of going.
Kristen: But most of my life my height was something to be ashamed of, mortified by, weirded out by.