Kw-logo-smaller

Kristen Bell Biography

Kristen Bell stars in the UPN drama Veronica Mars.
Courtesy of UPN

Birthdate: July 18, 1980
Birthplace: Detroit, Michigan

Kristen Bell - Small Town Start

Kristen Bell grew up in Huntington Woods, a suburb of Detroit. It was here that she got her first taste of acting, starring in school plays like The Wizard of Oz, Lady Be Good and Li'l Abner. Kristen then took her talents to the big screen when she landed a part in the flick, Polish Wedding, which was being filmed in Michigan.

Kristen Bell - Musical Maven

After high school, Kristen headed off to study musical theater at the Tisch School of the Arts in New York City. During her time in New York, she scored the role of Becky Thatcher in the Broadway musical, The Adventures of Tom Sawyer. Although the play didn't last long, she soon found herself in yet another Broadway show - The Cruible.

Kristen Bell - Teenage Private Eye

So, how did Kristen Bell make it from Broadway to the mean streets of LA? After a few bit parts in some Hollywood movies, Kristen auditioned for the lead role in the UPN prime-time drama, Veronica Mars. Since 2004, Kristen has been solving crimes and stirring things up in Neptune every Wednesday night. You can grab a copy of the first season of Veronica Mars on DVD today!

Kristen Bell - Did U Know?

  • Kristen Bell has two sisters named Sara and Jody.
  • Kristen Bell is a vegetarian.
  • Kristen Bell starred in an episode of Everwood in 2003.
  • Kristen Bell has two dogs name Lola and Mr. Shakes.
  • Kristen Bell loves hockey.
Kristen Bell Says...

"I loved Veronica right off the bat. She was so strong and I think it is so important because there are so few shows that portray women, especially young women, as being strong and being able to stand up for themselves."

Related Stories:
>
>

readers voted!

Comments

mischiefmanaged
KBell is hilarious! I hope to keep seeing her in more stuff! :)
commented: Thu May 15, 2014

there are 1 more comments

Please login or register to add comments


like this article?
Sign up now to get more just like!

latest videos

F1134081196609

Fave Veronica Mars Character?

  • Veronica Mars of course.
  • Logan Echolls.
  • Wallace Fennel.
  • Weevil Navarro.

related stories

Micro_kristen-bell-mic
Kristen Bell tells Kidzworld all about playing a TV reporter in the “Save-the-Whales” movie.
Micro_odette_micro
In her new comedy film You Again, beautiful, dark-haired Odette Yustman plays a frenemy - that me...
Micro_micro
Check out this interview for When in Rome with Kristen Bell, Josh Duhamel and director Mark Steve...

Entertainment in the forums

SelenaGomezFanGirl
the new cuz she has an oppurtunity to #### her fashion styles!
reply about 13 hours
iamalive
Dad, its so cold in here! go stand in the corner why? the corner is 90 degrees
reply about 14 hours
iamalive
how many dead babies does it take to screw in a lightbulb obviously not 8 because my basement is still dark
reply about 15 hours
iamalive
WARNING VERY MEAN JOKE ;D how did rihanna find out chris brown was cheating on her she found another womans lipstick on his knuckles
reply about 15 hours
iamalive
what did the boy with no hands get for christmas? GLOVES nah jk he still hasn't unwrapped his present
reply about 15 hours

play online games

Candy-100

A great online version of the famous Candy Crush. This is the best game launched...

1515_gl_kidzworld_100x100_jpg_fz

Intriguing planets, weird and wonderful characters; challenge friends and find a...

157262_(2)

When you go back to Candyland, you’ll wonder why you ever left in the first plac...

100x100_ra_logo_girl

Uncle George has left you his farm, but unfortunately it’s in pretty bad shape. ...

_thumb_100x100

Shoot blobs with different properies to merge yellow blobs. Your blobs can be re...