Tony Award winner Kristin Chenoweth is an iconic figure in theatre, film, and television. Her musicals are famous all over the world, and she has amassed a huge fan following for her excellent depiction of characters on stage and screen.
A star of musicals, she has also worked on shows like The West Wing, Olive Snook, Pushing Daisies, among others. Adding to her already impressive resume, she has worked on Glee. The star performed the song Maybe This Time which has gathered millions of views.
What Is The Net Worth Of Kristin Chenoweth?
Kristin Chenoweth is worth $16 million as of February 2019. The star amassed this net worth from a career spanning almost three decades.
The 51-year-old actress and musical star is an iconic theatre artist who has appeared in various regional and national theatre productions.
She is also an established Broadway star who has won multiple awards for TV and theatre. Additionally, the star also has credits in some of the best plays and musicals.
Her net worth is comparable to other theatre greats like Rachel McDowall, Audra McDonald ($2 Million) and David Byrne ($40 Million)
Started Career In Theater At An Early Age
Chenoweth performed in church and sang gospel music from a very early; in fact, her first experiences in performing were from the church.
She also gave the first solo performance when she was 12 years old and performed the song Four Feet Eleven.
Then in 1997, she got her first Broadway role in Steel Pier as Precious McGuire. Similarly, in 1999 she played Sally Brown in “You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brown”.
The same year the production of Epic Proportions came out featuring her as Louise Goldman.
Some of her other well-known works on Broadway are “Wicked”, “The Apple Tree”, “
Promises, Promises”, “On the Twentieth Century” etc.
Her film career started in 2002 with the movie Topa Topa Bluffs, and she got her first major film in 2005 with Bewitched. She got the role of Cherie on The Pink Panther in 2006.
After playing a few roles on RV, Running with Scissors, Stranger than Fiction among others, she got some voice roles on movies Rio 2, Strange Magic, etc.
Her television debut came in 1999 with the show Annie, the same year she worked on LateLine and Paramour.
Along with some performances that went under the radar, she worked on The West Wing, Sesame Street, Ugly Betty, Robot Chicken, BoJack Horseman, among others.
Awards And Achievements
As a thespian whose career has reached the apex of the industry, Chenoweth has bagged multiple awards. Some of the awards she has won are in the list below
|Theatre World Awards||Steel Pier||1997|
|Tony Awards||You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brown||1999|
|Drama Desk Awards|
|Outer Critics Circle Award|
|Drama Desk Awards||On the Twentieth Century||2015|
|Outer Critics Circle Award|
|Primetime Emmy Awards||Pushing Daisies||2009|
How Old Is Kristin Chenoweth?
Kristin Chenoweth was born Kristi Dawn Chenoweth on July 24, 1968; she is 51 years old as of February 2020. The leading lady was born in Broken Arrow, Oklahoma, U.S to Junie Chenoweth and Jerry Chenoweth.
She went to Broken Arrow Senior High School and later joined Oklahoma City University.
Chenoweth graduated with a degree in musical theatre in 1990 and continued her studies until she got a master’s degree in opera performance in 1992.
The thespian has been engaged three times in the past but has never been married.
She called off her engagement to Dana Brunetti in 2014. In a similar fashion, Marc Kudisch was also engaged to her from 1998 to 2001.
In addition to this, she has also dated Seth Green and Lane Garrison.