Kristen Connolly Net Worth 2017: Short Bio & Wiki

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Kristen Nora Connolly is a Montclair, New Jersey-born American actress and ex- professional tennis player. She is probably now best known for her role as “Dana” in the 2012 movie “The Cabin In The Woods”. Born on 12 July 1980, Kristen has been actively entertaining us as an actress since 2003, after her retirement as a tennis player.

A noted and aspiring actress who has managed to find popularity and fame from her acting skills, how rich is Kristen Connolly as in 2015? At the present, Kristen has been living her life as a multi-millionaire counting her net worth at a decent amount of $5 million. Obviously, her career in acting which has already been a part of her life for last 12 years is the main source of her wealth.

 

Kristen Connolly Net Worth $5 Million

Raised in New Jersey, Kristen was previously a professional tennis player before she opted to retire from the sport and become a part of the entertainment industry. Inclined towards acting, Kristen was a drama student in Middlebury College in Vermont before she transferred to Yale School of Drama where she sharpened her skills in acting. Starting 2003, she initiated her career being an extra in many Hollywood movies, and in television shows. She has appeared in movies like “The Happening”, “Mona Lisa Smile”, “Meet Dave” and many others.

Clearly, although these contributed to her net worth, the movies did not earn her desired fame and reputation in showbiz, but she did not lose heart and finally made her breakthrough in 2012 from the movie “The Cabin In The Woods”, in which she played the role of Dana, the lead character in the movie. More recently, she appeared in the 2014 movie “Worst Friends” in which she played the role of Zoe. She also appeared in the movie “The Bay” which was released in 2012.

Apart from Hollywood movies, Kristen has been more prominent on television. She has appeared as a recurring character in television shows and series like “Guiding Light”, “As The World Turns”, “Houdini”, “The Whispers”, “Zoo” and more. All of these projects have obviously added to her net worth in a significant way. Apart from the above mentioned, Kristen also appeared in the television movie “Superego”. On a recent note, Kristen is to appear in the 2016 television film “The Wizard of Lies”.

Other of her works include guest appearances on television shows like “New Amsterdam”, “Life On Mars”, “Law & Order: Criminal Intent”, “The Good Wife” and many others. Apart from earning well, these appearances have also helped her to have a sustained career in show business. As of now, she has been appearing in television, playing the role of Lena Lawrence in the series “The Whispers”, and also in “Zoo” in which her character is Jamie Campbell.

As for her personal life, 35 year-old Kristen Connolly is married to track and field athlete Cody Riffle. She is the older sister of Will Connolly who is a noted actor as well as composer. She is, for now, enjoying her successful acting career complemented by her present net worth of $5 million.

Quick Facts

Birth date: July 12, 1980
Birth place: Montclair, New Jersey, United States
Height:5 ft 7 in (1.71 m)
Profession:Actor, Tennis player
Education:Yale School of Drama
Nationality:United States of America
Spouse:Cody Riffle
Siblings:Will Connolly
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Interesting Facts

#Fact
1Attended middle school with actor Zach Braff, singer/rapper Lauryn Hill and EXTRA correspondent AJ Calloway.
2Older sister of Will Connolly.
3Studied drama at Middlebury College in Vermont and the Yale School of Drama.
4Plays "iGirl" in the popular Internet series "iChannel".


Quotes

#Quote
1Hair and make-up people don't get enough credit for what they do. It's not just making people look good. It's really creating the character.
2I went to Yale's drama school for theater, so we did tons of Shakespeare; then, I got out of school and said, 'OK, it will be Shakespeare,' and it was like, 'Or, it will be commercials and soaps.'
3Everyone has dated or been with a person who is obsessed with their work, and it's immensely frustrating.
4A lot of auditions are not fun; they're just a necessary evil, and, if you're lucky, you have a few moments that are fun.


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Nominated Awards

Nominated awards

Nominated awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
2015WIN AwardWomen's Image Network AwardsOutstanding Actress Made for Television Movie / Mini-SeriesHoudini (2014)
2013OFTA Film AwardOnline Film & Television AssociationMost Cinematic MomentThe Cabin in the Woods (2012)· Fran Kranz


Filmography

Actress

Actress

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The Wizard of Lies2017TV Movie post-productionStephanie Madoff
Zoo2015-2016TV SeriesJamie Campbell
The Whispers2015TV SeriesLena
Worst Friends2014Zoe
A Good Marriage2014Petra Anderson
Houdini2014TV Mini-SeriesBess Houdini
F to 7th2014TV Series shortSandy
House of Cards2013-2014TV SeriesChristina Gallagher
A Mighty Nice Man2014ShortCharlotte's Mother
Ex-Girlfriends2012/ILaura
The Bay2012/IIStephanie
The Cabin in the Woods2012Dana
The Five Stages of Grief2011ShortAllison
The Good Wife2011TV SeriesMaggie Reeves
Certainty2011Betsy
Superego2010TV MovieJosey
Mercy2009TV SeriesCarey Whitlow
Nurse Jackie2009TV SeriesMrs. Vogal
As the World Turns2008-2009TV SeriesJosie Anderson
Life on Mars2009TV SeriesDonna
Confessions of a Shopaholic2009Girl in Pink
Revolutionary Road2008Mrs. Brace
Guiding Light2008TV SeriesJolene
Law & Order: Criminal Intent2008TV SeriesMiranda / Teresa
Meet Dave2008Make Out Girl
The Happening2008Woman Reading on Bench
New Amsterdam2008TV SeriesFanny
iChannel2006iGirl
Mona Lisa Smile2003Art History Student

Producer

Producer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
iChannel2006associate producer

Archive Footage

Archive Footage

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Cinemassacre's Monster Madness2014TV Series documentaryDana

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