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Kristin Chenoweth

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.   Kristin Chenoweth (born July 24, 1968, height 4' 11" (1,50 m)) is an American singer and actress, with credits in musical theatre, film and television. She is best known on Broadway for her performance as Sally Brown in You're a Good Man, Charlie Brown (1999), for which she won a Tony Award, and for originating the role of Glinda in the musical Wicked (2003). Her best-known television role is Annabeth Schott in NBC's The West Wing. As Olive Snook on the ABC comedy-drama Pushing Daisies, she won a 2009 Emmy Award. An Oklahoma native, Chenoweth sang gospel music as a child and studied opera before deciding to pursue a career in musical theatre. In 1997, she made her Broadway debut in Steel Pier. Besides You're a Good Man, Charlie Brown and Wicked, Chenoweth's stage work includes five City Center Encores! productions, Broadway's The Apple Tree in 2006 and Promises, Promises in 2010, as well as Off-Broadway and regional theatre productions. Chenoweth had her own TV series Kristin in 2001, and has guest starred on many shows, including Sesame Street and Glee, for which she was nominated for a 2010 Emmy Award. In films, she has played mostly character roles, such as in Bewitched (2005), The Pink Panther (2006) and RV (2006). She has also played roles in made-for-TV movies, done voice work in animated films and the animated TV series Sit Down, Shut Up, hosted several award shows and released several albums of songs, including A Lovely Way to Spend Christmas (2008). Chenoweth also penned a memoir, A Little Bit Wicked: Life, Love, and Faith in Stages. Description above from the Wikipedia article Kristin Chenoweth, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia


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Born:
Jul 24, 1968 In Broken Arrow - Oklahoma - USA
Movie/TV Credits:
43
First Appeared:
In the series The West Wing 1999-09-22
Latest Project:
Movie My Little Pony: The Movie 2017-10-05
Known For
Poster of Into Temptation
Poster of Ugly Betty
Filmography
Movie My Little Pony: The Movie Princess Skystar (voice) 2017-10-05
Movie Speech & Debate Herself 2017-04-07
Movie Descendants 2 Maleficient 2017-07-21
Movie Hard Sell Lorna Buchanan 2016-05-20
Movie Hairspray Live! Velma Von Tussle 2016-12-07
Movie Strange Magic Sugar Plum Fairy (voice) 2015-01-23
Movie The Boy Next Door Vicky Lansing 2015-01-23
Movie It's Your 50th Christmas Charlie Brown Herself 2015-11-30
Movie Descendants Maleficent 2015-07-31
Series The Muppets Herself 2015-09-22
Movie Showing Up Herself 2014-02-25
Movie The Opposite Sex Mrs. Kemp 2014-11-08
Movie Rio 2 Gabi (voice) 2014-03-19
Movie Family Weekend Samantha Smith-Dungy 2013-03-28
Series GCB Carlene Cockburn 2012-03-04
Movie Hit & Run Debbie Kreeger 2012-08-22
Movie Glee Encore April Rhodes 2011-04-19
Movie You Again Georgia King 2010-09-24
Movie Tinker Bell and the Great Fairy Rescue Rosetta (voice) 2010-08-13
Series Glee April Rhodes 2009-05-19
Series Sit Down Shut Up 2009-04-19
Movie Into Temptation Linda Salerno 2009-08-27
Movie Tinker Bell and the Lost Treasure Rosetta (voice) 2009-09-03
Movie 12 Men of Christmas E.J. Baxter 2009-12-05
Movie Tinker Bell Rosetta (voice) 2008-10-27
Movie Space Chimps Kilowatt (voice) 2008-07-17
Movie Four Christmases Courtney 2008-11-26
Movie ShowBusiness: The Road to Broadway 2007-04-19
Series Pushing Daisies Olive Snook 2007-10-02
Movie RV Mary Jo Gornicke 2006-04-28
Movie The Pink Panther Cherie 2006-02-10
Movie Stranger Than Fiction Book Channel Host 2006-09-09
Series Ugly Betty Unknown 2006-09-28
Movie Deck the Halls Tia Hall 2006-11-22
Movie Running with Scissors Fern Stewart 2006-10-27
Movie Bewitched Maria Kelly 2005-06-21
Movie Broadway's Lost Treasures III - The Best of the Tony Awards Herself 2005-08-07
Series Jimmy Kimmel Live! Unknown 2003-01-26
Series The Ellen DeGeneres Show Unknown 2003-09-08
Movie The Music Man Marian Paroo 2003-02-16
Series Kristin Kristin Yancey 2001-06-05
Series The West Wing Annabeth Schott 1999-09-22
Movie Annie Lily St. Regis 1999-11-07