Kristin ChenowethBorn 24 July 1968
Kristin Chenoweth Biography (Wikipedia)
Kristin Dawn Chenoweth (born Kristi Dawn Chenoweth, July 24, 1968) is an American actress and singer, with credits in musical theatre, film and television. In 1999, she won a Tony Award for her performance as Sally Brown in You're a Good Man, Charlie Brown on Broadway. In 2003, Chenoweth received wide notice for originating the role of Glinda in the musical Wicked, including a nomination for another Tony. Her television roles have included Annabeth Schott in NBC's The West Wing and Olive Snook on the ABC comedy-drama Pushing Daisies, for which she won a 2009 Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series. She also starred in the ABC TV series GCB in 2012.
Chenoweth sang gospel music as a child in Oklahoma and studied opera before deciding to pursue a career in musical theatre. In 1997, she made her Broadway debut in Steel Pier, winning a Theatre World Award, before appearing in You're a Good Man, Charlie Brown and Wicked. Her other Broadway roles were in The Apple Tree in 2006, Promises, Promises in 2010 and On the Twentieth Century in 2015, for which she received another Tony Award nomination. She has also appeared in five City Center Encores!, Off-Broadway and regional theatre productions.
- Kristin Chenoweth chats to Steve Wrighthttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p022hqts.jpghttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p022hqts.jpg2014-07-09T15:52:00.000ZKristin gives Steve some tips on getting rid of pre-show nerves!https://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p022hqwr
Kristin Chenoweth chats to Steve Wright
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