Christina Hendricks is a well-known American actress and former model. She has been nominated for six Primetime Emmy Awards and has won two Screen Actors Guild Awards and two Critics Choice Awards. She was called “the prettiest women in the earth” by Esquire magazine in 2010.
Christina Rene Hendricks was born to Jackie Sue Hendricks and Robert Hendricks on May 3, 1975, in Knoxville, Tennessee, United States. Her father worked for the Forest Service, while her mother worked as a psychotherapist. Due to her father’s business, her family moved frequently, first to Georgia and then to Portland, Oregon, where she finished elementary school. Hendricks moved to Twin Falls, Idaho, when she was nine years old, and joined a local theater club. Her family eventually relocated to Fairfax, Virginia, where she graduated from Fairfax High School.
Before appearing on the cover of Seventeen magazine, Christina Hendricks worked as a receptionist and shampoo girl at a salon. She traveled to New York City at the age of 18 to study acting at Virginia Commonwealth University’s theatrical school. Between the ages of 18 and 27, Hendricks worked as a professional model and appeared in various commercials. She began her career in the music industry’s administrative area while she was in her early twenties. She also starred in Carl’s Jr. and Dr. Pepper advertisements at the same period. She appeared in the music video for Ever clear’s “One Hit Wonder” in 1997. Hendricks first appeared on television in MTV’s anthology series Undressed. She played an intern in the Showtime comedy series Beggars and Choosers. In the year 2000, she appeared as a guest star on the television show Angel. Hendricks went on to star in films like The Big Time (2002), ER (2002), The Court (2003), and Firefly (2002-2003). Hendricks played Joan Holloway in the AMC series Mad Men, which got positive reviews from critics and fans alike. Over the course of the show’s seven seasons, she was nominated for six Primetime Emmy Awards for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama Series for her performance.
Hendricks made her feature film debut in 2007 with La Cucina. She also starred in the thriller film South of Pico and the NBC series Life in the same year. She also appeared in the music video for “Broken Bells'” The Ghost Inside. She later appeared in Nicolas Winding Refn’s action thriller Drive, in which she played a recurring part. She had a supporting role in the drama film Ginger & Rosa the following year. In the 2011 racing video game Need for Speed: The Run, Hendricks voiced the character Sam Harper. She had a leading role in the fantasy film Lost River in 2014, which received mixed reviews. In the 2016 thriller film The Neon Demon, she portrayed the role of a modeling agent. Hendricks starred in the Amazon Prime series The Romanoffs in 2018. She was also a member of the cast of the comedy-drama Good Girls.
In 2009, Hendricks married Geoffrey Arend. The couple divorced in 2019 after ten years of marriage. She has no children and has managed to keep her personal life out of the spotlight while focusing entirely on her career.
Christina Hendricks, who was born on May 3, 1975, is 46 years old as of February 02, 2022. Her height is 1.71 meters and she weighs 61 kilograms.
Christina Hendricks has a net worth of more than $12 million as of January 2022. She amassed this enormous money as a result of her successful acting and modeling careers. In 2018, Hendricks starred in The Strangers, a horror film about a home invasion. The film Prey at Night was a financial success, grossing $30 million. Her credits include Nicolas Winding Refn’s thriller Drive (2011), Sally Potter’s drama Ginger & Rosa (2012), and Ryan Gosling’s neo-noir fantasy Lost River (2014). She has appeared in a number of popular TV shows, including Sorority, Thieves, The Big Time, Hunger Point, Without a Trace, and others. Hendricks also earns money through ads on television, brand sponsorships, and media appearances.