Nov. 25th, 1971
Hollywood, California, USA
Christina Applegate's Main TV Roles
Main Movie Roles
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Christina is the daughter of record producer Robert Applegate and singer-actress, 'Nancy Priddy'. Her parents split-up shortly after her birth. She has two half-siblings from her father's re-marriage - Alisa (b. October 10, 1977) & Kyle (b. July 15, 1981). Alisa and Christina are best friends and even lived together while Alisa was going to college. Christina's mother took her along on all of her auditions and acting jobs. She made her acting debut at age five months, when her mother got her in a commercial for Playtex nursers. Her mother never remarried, but kept company with 'Stephen Stills'. Christina still cherishes a guitar Stephen gave her when she was young. She played in a number of TV series before landing her breakout role in Married with Children (1987). Applegate stills studies jazz dance.
- Grew up near the site of the notorious 1981 Wonderland (or Four-on-the-Floor) murders involving 'John Holmes (I)' (qv). She later played "Susan Launius", the sole survivor of the murders, in the movie _Wonderland (2003)_ (qv).
- Her love of the video-game "Guitar Hero" gave her a two-week migraine headache. She had to go to the doctor for treatment of the headache, taking time away from her TV series. Has not played the game since [April 15, 2009].
- Born at 5:45 PM.
- Has one half-brother and one half-sister from her father's subsequent marriage after he and Christina's mother, 'Nancy Priddy' (qv), divorced.
- While filming _View from the Top (2003)_ (qv), she met 'Gwyneth Paltrow' (qv). They are now good friends.
- Met her ex-husband, 'Johnathon Schaech' (qv), through director 'Gregg Araki' (qv).
- Went to high school with 'Milla Jovovich' (qv).
- In an interview on _"Late Night with Conan O'Brien" (1993)_ (qv), she mentioned that though she has green eyes on one magazine cover picture, her eyes were changed to blue.