Kristin Bauer van Straten Net Worth, Biography & Wiki 2017
Kristin Anneliese Neubauer
Kristin Bauer van Straten, van Straten, Kristin Bauer
Racine, Wisconsin, U.S.
November 26, 1966
50 years, 10 month, 18 days
5' 7½" (1.71 m)
Abri van Straten
Kristin grew up in Wisconsin playing sports, riding horses, and shooting guns. Her father was an avid horseman and gun collector and her mother a housewife involved in charities. Kristin moved to Los Angeles and began acting in 1994 after studying fine arts in St. Louis, Boston and New York. She still studies drawing and painting, and does ...
Followed her sister into the fine arts field of study. Concentrated on the music courses.
She and her sister grew up on a farm in Wisconsin.
Kristin and Liz Vassey ran a company called "Neurosis to a T(ee)" until 2004, which designed and sold slogan-covered t-shirts for women.
Married Abri Van Straten, a South African singer-songwriter and lead vocalist and guitarist for a South African rock band, "The Lemmings" (August 2009).
She is also a sketcher and painter.
Originally read for the role of "Wonder Woman" on Justice League (2001), but was declined in favor of Susan Eisenberg. However, Bruce W. Timm remembered her and later cast her as "Queen Mera", the wife of Aquaman, for the episode "The Enemy Below".
[on her role as "Pam" on True Blood (2008)] I don't know if it's a bad sign or if I'm becoming delusional, but I don't know if she's good or evil. She's definitely correct. I feel like what she says we're all thinking: you know, she only kills bad people. I feel like she's a little bit of the person we all wish we could be, but wouldn't be able to maintain jobs and friends.
The other day I realized as long as I'm in this business, I'm going to be hungry. The camera really does add 10 pounds. I'm trying to stay under the weight I want to look like on TV. It's a good incentive to stay slim and is probably adding years to my life. (PopEater.com, 9 August 2010)