Born in Hollywood, California to Robert, a record producer, and Nancy, a singer and actress, Christina Applegate is an actress probably best known for her role as Kelly Bundy on the long-running sitcom Marriedwith Children.
Her parents divorced soon after her birth.
When Christina Applegate was in nursery school, she used to curse a lot. She told Rolling Stone, My mother made a deal with me: I could curse, but only at home. So I cursed and cursed my way through childhood.
Christina Applegate made her acting debut with her mother on Days of Our Lives and a commercial for Playtex. Other roles followed in Grace Kelly, Father Murphy, Charles in Charge and Silver Spoons. But it was her role in Marriedwith Children that made her a star. She told the Los Angeles Times Magazine, The whole sexy image was just a character. It wasnt who I was.
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Christina Applegate was also the founding member of the Pussycat Dolls in 1995. She later starred in the sitcom Jesse and Samantha Who? Other roles include parts in Friends, Star-ving, and Up All Night, among others.
Christina Applegate has also appeared in People Magazines Most Beautiful Lists.
But she faced a hard road when she was diagnosed with breast cancer in 2008, due to an inherited genetic fault. Even though it ran in my family, I never in a million years thought it would happen to me. I was scared shitless. She subsequently got a double mastectomy. Christina Applegate said, I didnt want to go back to the doctors every four months for testing and squishing. She admits she sometimes misses her exquisite breasts, referencing a line from her 2004 film Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy (abcnews.com).
A photographer did catch her smoking a cigarette and the picture made the rounds on the internet. She said, Im a human being, and I make mistakes. I fall back on things. [Not smoking] is always a struggle (womenshealthmag.com).
As part of staying healthy, she is a vegetarian.
Christina Applegate supports charities, including Lee National Denim Day.
Christina Applegate got engaged to musician Martyn LeNoble. We had always cared deeply for one another when we were friends. And he came and put me under his wing. That was it he was supposed to come. She gave birth to their child in 2011, a daughter named Sadie Grace. Christina Applegate revealed giving birth to other children may not be possible. Because of some things that happened during my pregnancy, I dont know if I can. I hope I can. Well see.
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