Erika Christensen :: Biography
Erika Christensen's facts
|Date of Birth||1982-08-19|
|Place of Birth||Seattle, Washington, U.S.|
An American actress, ‘Erika Christensen’ was born on August 19, 1982 in Seattle, Washington, U.S. Erika is best known for her appearances in the movie ‘Traffic’, ‘Swimfan’, ‘The Perfect Score’ and ‘How to Rob a Bank’. She is also famous for her role in the short-lived drama ‘Six Degrees’ on ABC. Currently, she is co-starring in the 2010 television series ‘Parenthood’. Erika is the daughter of Steven who is an insurance worker/human-resources executive and Kathy who is a construction manager. The beautiful actress carries Swedish, Danish, Norwegian, Welsh and Irish ancestry. She started out on television with commercials for McDonald’s. Erika had a keen interest of singing, dancing and acting from her early days.
Talking about her professional career, she started her acting career as a girlfriend of Wally Cleaver in the movie ‘Leave it to Beaver’ in the year 1997. The movie is based completely on comedy genre. Prior making appearances in her debut movie, she had several small roles in the various television programs which includes ‘The Geena Davis Show’, ‘Frasier’, ‘The Practice’, ‘3rd Rock from the Sun’ and ‘Touched by an Angel’. Her big break came in the movie when she was casted to 2000 movie ‘Traffic’. In the movie, she played a role of cocaine addict. For her outstanding performance in the movie, she received the awards for Female Breakthrough Performance at MTV Movie Awards. She was also awarded with Female Standout Performance at the Young Hollywood Awards and Outstanding Performance by a Cast Ensemble at Screen Actors Guild Awards. In the year 2005, she turned her career from acting to music. She recorded a version of ‘Let’s Fall in Love’ with John Stevens for his debut album Red in the year 2005. After gaining recognition from her acting performance, she starred in the series ‘Six Degrees’ which was debuted on the ABC fall schedule in the year 2006. But the series was cancelled after running for one season. Besides her leading role, she also made a cameo role in the Joaquin Phoenix directed video ‘Tired of Being Sorry’. She also became the part of the cast of the movie adaptation of ‘Veronika Decides to Die’ in the year 2009. Following this, she played a regular in the new NBC TV series ‘Parenthood’ which was debuted on March 2, 2010.
Moving towards her personal life biography, her relationship status is single. She has maintained secrecy in terms of her personal life. The beautiful actress name has not been linked up with any one yet. It looks like she is focusing her career rather than involving in relationship. As she is single, there is no question arise of her husband and children. She is an amazing actress who prefers to use her time to flourish her acting skills rather than settling down with a husband. Till date, she wasn’t seen dating her co-stars.
This alluring beauty has been the part of attraction whenever she made her presence in the television and movies. She stands with the height of five feet inches and carries an average weight of 59 kg. Christensen carries sensual and hot body measurements size close to 36-24-36 inches. However, her presence in the silver screen and small screen makes her fans crazy. Her exotic body looks really hot when she flaunts her body wearing bikini. Besides, her hot and bold pair of legs looks mesmerizing when she exposes them wearing hot and sexy swimming outfit.
This alluring beauty has successfully established her name in the television and movie industry. From her acting career, she has earned total net worth amount of $10 million. Apart from her huge amount of net worth, she has been honored with MTV Movie Awards, Young Hollywood Actors and Screen Actors Guild Awards. Her detailed bio is also available on wiki and other internet sites. Her interview can be viewed on Youtube. She can also be followed on twitter for her latest news updates.