Christina Hendricks is an American actress and model best known by her fans around the world as the sexiest woman in the world. As an actress, Christiana debuted in 1999 but has in some cases, been denied TV roles mainly on the account that she is too curvaceous and sexually attractive. She has however featured in a number of films some of which include La Cucina, Life as We Know It, From Up on Poppy Hill, just to mention a few.
Christina Hendricks Biography
Daughter of Jackie Sue and Robert Hendricks, Christina Rene Hendricks was born on May 3, 1975, in Knoxville, Tennessee. Her mother was a psychologist while her father worked at the US Forest Service for the sake of which the family moved to different places. After her birth in Tennessee, her family moved to Fairfax, Virginia following her father’s work transfer. She then attended Fairfax High School. Most of her early life was spent in Portland, Oregon, Idaho (Twin Falls) and she happens to have a brother whose name is Aaron Hendricks. Christina refers to herself as an “Anglophile”, she has a dual nationality- U.S. and UK, thanks to the nature of her father’s job.
As a child, little Christina Hendricks fell in love with modeling and wanted to be one. Her dream became reality when at the age of 18, she was signed to a modeling agency but that was after joining a local contest for appearing on the cover of Seventeen magazine, but she lost. She continued her modeling career from then until when she turned 27 years of age before she switched to acting full time.
Christina’s journey as an actress began in 1999, after moving with her mother from London to Los Angeles. She got her first acting role in the TV movie, Sorority and later in the same year she landed in the trilogy series, Undressed. She, however, became famous after starring as ‘Joan Harris’ in the 2007 American TV series, Mad Men. Her performance in this film fetched her rave reviews with her body figure termed the “new Hollywood ideal”. The film also earned her a place in the 2010 Esquire Magazine as the “Sexiest Woman in the World”.
Other prominent TV roles Christina took afterward include the 2007-2008 American crime drama program, Life, the 2011 medical drama series, Body of Proof, the 2015-2016 sitcom, Another Period and, of course, the British- Canadian drama series, Tin Star, among others. Her most recent film as of 2018, is the crime comedy-drama TV series, Good Girls, which premiered on NBC on February 26, 2018, and had Christina featuring as Beth Boland.
As per her movie roles, you could find her in the 2010 comedy-drama, Life as We Know It, or in the 2011 drama, Detachment, 2014 3D-Animated fantasy film, The Pirate Fairy, and 2016 psychological horror film, The Neon Demon. Her latest as of 2018 include Egg, Candy Jar, and American Woman, where she appeared as ‘Karen’, ‘Amy Skinner’ and ‘Katherine’, respectively. The beautiful entertainment star has a net worth of about $10 million with a salary of about $100,000, per episode.
Christina Hendricks Husband
Christina Hendricks is married to Geoffrey Arend, her longtime boyfriend. Arend, like his wife, is in the entertainment industry. He is a film, TV voice and theatre actor best known for his role as ‘Matt Mahoney’ in the political drama series Madam Secretary, which premiered on September 21, 2014, and has been renewed for the fifth season on On April 18, 2018.
The American actor with Pakistani, German and English heritage, was born on February 28, 1978, and he was among the 1996 graduate of the New York City-based Fiorello H. LaGuardia High School of Music & Art and Performing Arts. He started his acting career in1998, which is a year older than his wife. He featured with his wife in the American Medical drama series, Body of Proof and has won an award for outstanding achievement in acting; Newport Beach Film Festival.
Aside from their individual fame in the entertainment industry, the couple is known for their love for fashion. They were, in 2015, voted best-dressed couple at the 67th Primetime Emmy Awards. The two got married on October 11, 2009, and has remained married since then. Apparently, the couple is yet to have children. When asked about their plans for kids, Arend responded by saying they both do not have plans to procreate. However, they have a service dog named Zouzou.
Height, Weight, Body Measurements
The pulchritude with a curvaceous figure is 5 feet 7 inches tall and she weighs 73kg. Her chest measurement is 42 (thanks to her massive breast that fits into a size 36F bra), while her waist and hip size measure 30 and 39, respectively, which gives her a complete body measurement of 42-30-39 inches. In addition to her hourglass figure is her glamorous red hair which was naturally blond until she decided otherwise when she was ten years old.
Christina maintains her figure which has now become her trademark, with continuous workouts which include a treadmill, using a Bosu ball and cycling.