Christina Hendricks | Biography
The ravishing redhead actress Christina Hendricks, cited the globe’s sexiest women alive by men’s magazine Esquire is well acknowledged for portraying Joan Holloway on the Television sitcom “Mad Men”. Born blonde on 3rd of May in 1975, Christina originally hails from Knoxville, Tennessee. Daughter of psychologist mother and forester father, Christina relocated to Twin Falls, shortly after her birth. After spending some time in Twin Falls, her family moved to Fairfax, VA. With her mother encouragement, she participated in school plays and soon get bitten by the acting bug.
Christina combines the breathtaking appearance and voluptuous curves so admired back in the 60s with the bold attitude that drives every man crazy today. Every man’s dream date, this young lass is already off the market as she married her price charming Geoffery Arend on 11 October 2009. Christina tied knot with her long term beau at II Buco restaurant in New York City. Despite of having beautiful features, Christina Hendricks seems to have undergone surgeon knives to amplify her appearance. She is rumored to have breast augmentation and nose job.
Like numerous emerging thespian, Christina’s road to American cinematic world took a detour through NY to London. The young future star spent some times modeling after completing high school. She embedded the pages of Harper’s Bazaar and Elle, prior to gracing the acting industry with her distinctive acting talent. She landed roles in multiple commercials and eventually made her way to television with TV movie “Sorority” in 1999. Demonstrating terrific acting skills, she quickly bagged small parts on MTV’s “Undressed” and “Angel”. Scoring her very first recurring part in “Beggars and Choosers”, she played intern Kelly Kramer. She appeared in multiple notable guest appearances, playing a battered housewife Joyce Westlake in “ER” and a steamy con artist Saffron in “Firefly” until she landed her very first regular part on TV series “Kevin Hill” where she played attorney Nicolette Raye. Despite getting positive reviews, the show could not do better and was shelved after first season. However Christina’s career continues to flourish after she landed guest spots on “Life”, “Cold Case” and “Without a Trace”. She then finally landed the breakthrough role on critically acclaimed “Mad men”. Christina played sassy, sexy office manager Joan Holloway. For her role, she bagged widespread acclaim. She branched out beyond her most popular show “Mad Men” into other small yet major roles, such as moll of gangster, James Biberi in and popular indie thriller “Drive”. After starring alongside James Caan and Adrien Brody in “Detachment”, she portrayed Sarah Jessica Parker’s best friend in the romantic comedy “I Don’t Know How She Does It”. In 2011, she gave her voice to character Sam Harper for “Need for Speed: The Run”. As of 2014, she appeared in a number of feature movies, including “Lost River” “The Pirate Fairy” and “God’s Pocket”. Her next venture “Dark Places” is set to release on near future. With her rising popularity, Christina Hendricks is as well enjoying high payments. It is reported that she has garnered net worth of eight million dollars throughout her career.
Hard work and astonishing performances of versatile actress Christina Hendricks has been honored with numerous accolades and awards throughout her career. Some of the awards she received include SyFy Genre Awards, Screen Actor Guild Award on the category of Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series, Screen Guild Award 2009 on the category of Outstanding Performance by an ‘Ensemble in a Drama Series, Monte-Carlo Television Festival, and Critics’ Choice Television Award among others.
Christina Hendricks has already given fifteen years of her life to American entertainment world and strives to rule it for even longer. She is an active user of social media. With the motive to keep in touch with her fans and followers, she has created her account in a number of social networking sites, such as twitter, Facebook and Instagram. More detailed information about this super sexy actress can be fetched via multiple internet sites. Her biography is also available in wiki.