Kristen Bell is an American actress, dancer, singer, and film producer with a net worth of $40 million USD (which she shares with her husband, actor/podcaster Dax Shepard, since 2013). Kristen Bell is one of Hollywood’s most well-known actresses, with a long list of credits to her name. Kristen Bell is most known for her work in a variety of films and television shows, despite having started her career on Broadway.
Kristen Anne Bell was born in a Detroit suburb on July 18, 1980. Her father worked as a television news director in Las Vegas, thus her family was slightly involved in the entertainment world. Her mother was a registered nurse.
Bell’s parents divorced when she was two years old. She has a lot of half-siblings because both of her parents remarried.
Bell graduated from Shrine Catholic School, a private school, rather than a public high school, in 1998.
During her stay at this private school, Kristen Bell developed an interest in theatre and acting, and she participated in a number of theatre performances, typically as the lead. Her enthusiasm for theatre drove her to New York after graduation, where she majored in musical theatre at New York University’s Tisch School of the Arts.
Kristen Bell never got the opportunity to graduate from New York University since she was offered a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity during her senior year. Her acting career began with a bang when she was cast in the Broadway production of The Adventures of Tom Sawyer. She had been auditioning since she was 13, but it appears that her Broadway part was the catalyst for her success. Soon after, she was cast in the film Pootie Tang.
She moved to Los Angeles after playing in one more Broadway production and landing a number of guest appearances on various television shows. Kristen Bell had problems finding a recurring job early in her career, despite the fact that she was booked.
Kristen Bell rose to prominence after starring alongside Val Kilmer in the film Spartan as the president’s kidnapped daughter.
Bell’s career would take a dramatic shift that year, as she finally got the recurring part she’d been yearning for when Veronica Mars premiered in 2004. Bell’s performance was praised by critics, and as a result of her newfound reputation, she was able to obtain other film roles.
Despite the fact that Veronica Mars was eventually cancelled, Kristen Bell found it quite easy to move to other parts, both on television and in movies. Her first major part on Veronica Mars was on Heroes, a show for which she had previously shown admiration.
She also got a part on Gossip Girl as the narrator, and she showed up in person on the last episode. She also appeared in the films Forgetting Sarah Marshall and Fanboys at this time.
She also got into the video game industry, doing voice acting and motion capture for the Assassin’s Creed franchise.
When she worked on Astro Boy, she received more voice acting credits. During this period, she also had roles in Scream 4 and Burlesque. In 2013, she received one of the largest voice acting roles of her career in the popular film Frozen.
Bell continued to work as a voice actress, and she also starred as the Sloth in the animated film Zootopia. Ralph Breaks the Internet and Frozen II are two such films in which he has voiced characters. Although Bell’s attention appears to have shifted to voice acting in her later years, she continues to perform in traditional roles as well.
In 2018, the fourth season of Veronica Mars was approved, with Kristen Bell reprising her role as the lead. In addition, she starred in the sitcom CHiPs.
Kristen Bell dissolved her relationship with Kevin Mann, with whom she had been in a relationship since 2002. Prior to their breakup, the pair had been engaged for several years. Kristen Bell began a love engagement with Dax Shepard, a fellow actor from the Detroit area, the same year.
The two went on to star in a number of films together, including CHiPs, When in Rome, and Hit & Run. Despite the fact that they got engaged in 2010, they didn’t marry until 2013. Together, the couple has two daughters.
Kristen Bell is a committed vegan who has been a vegetarian since she was 11 years old. After seeing a documentary, she and her husband both became vegans, and Bell is highly active in the animal rights sector. She has several pets and is a supporter of several animal protection organisations.