What happened to Kristen Wilson and where is she today? Wiki, biography
Kristen Wilson was born in Chelmsford, Massachusetts, USA, on September 4, 1969 – her zodiac sign is Virgo and she is an American national. Kristen is a retired actress, perhaps best known for her portrayal of Lisa Dolittle, one of the main characters in the fantasy family comedy film ‘Dr. Dolittle 3,” directed by Rich Thorne and written by Nina Colman and Hugh Lofting. The film also starred Tara Wilson and Kyla Pratt, and follows a girl who can talk to animals who uses this special ability to stop the ranch from becoming Durango. acquired by another ranch.
Kristen retired from acting in 2011 and has since focused on spending time with her family.
Youth and education
Kristen was raised in Chelmsford as an only child, by her father who worked for an insurance company and her mother who was a housewife. Kristen grew up with an interest in dancing, so her parents enrolled her in a dance school when she was six, and she practiced ballet for two years before joining the professional classical company The Boston Ballet, where she stayed for four years. While enrolling in a local high school, Kristen also became interested in acting and joined the school’s drama club. After her entrance exam in 1987, she went on a US tour with her colleagues in the musical play “West Side Story”.
Kristen then attended Syracuse University, graduating in 1991 with a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree in musical theatre.
Roles in movies
Kristen made her screen debut in 1992, playing the Bar Girl in the action science fiction film “Prototype”, written and directed by Phillip J. Roth, and starring Lane Lenhart, Robert Tossberg and Brenda Swanson in the story of a veteran who post-apocalyptic future alive. The film received rather bad reviews.
The following year, she appeared as Maria in the thriller comedy “Who’s the Man?”, which also stars Ed Lover, Doctor Dre and Badja Djola, and follows two friends who work as hairdressers and decide to become police officers. In 1994, Kristen starred in Fate the independent film “Dead Funny”directed and written by John Feldman, starring Elizabeth Pena and Andrew McCarthy, is about a woman who finds her husband dead after coming home from work.
In 1996, Kristen played Robin Givens in the biographical sports film “Tyson”, which follows the life of famed boxer Mike Tyson and was nominated for a National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) Award for Outstanding Television Movie or Mini-Series.
Her next role was in the romantic black comedy thriller film “Girl 6”, starring Theresa Randle and Isaiah Washington, and is about an actress who starts doing “phone sex” for a living – the film earned Suzan-Lori Parks a nomination up for an Independent Spirit Award for Best First Screenplay. Kristen was invited to star in several movies in 1996, and some of her most notable performances were in the comedy “The Pompatus of Love” where she played Tasha, the buddy cop action comedy “Bulletproof” starring Adam Sandler and Damon Wayans, and the drama “Get on the Bus”, in which she played the supporting character Shelly.
Kristen gained recognition in 1998 when she was cast to play one of the main characters, Lisa Dolittle, in the fantasy comedy film “Dr. Dolittle”, which also starred Eddie Murphy, Peter Boyle and Ossie Davis, and is about a doctor who learns that he can talk to animals. The film was a huge success, winning four awards while being nominated for eleven others. The following year, Kristen appeared in two films – “Cross-Eyes” and “Harlem Aria” – neither of which attracted much attention, and in 2000 she played the supporting role as Schuyler in the comedy film “The Photographer”; directed and written by Jeremy Stein, and starring Reg Rogers and Tina Holmes, it follows a photographer who must take ten great shots a day or will lose things that are dear to him.
The film won Vanja Cernjul a Vision Award at the Avignon/New York Film Festival while being nominated for another award.
In the same year, Kristen portrayed Norda in the action-adventure fantasy movie “Dungeons & Dragons” which received rather poor reviews, and is currently ranked #75 with the lowest rating on the IMDb.com Movie & TV Series website. In 2001, Kristen reprized her role as Lisa Dolittle in the sequel “Dr. Dolittle 2,” which follows Eddie Murphy who must now save the life of a bear and the entire forest from the people who want to destroy it – it won three awards and was nominated for six others.
In 2002, Kristen Caro Lamb starred in the horror comedy “Tales from the Crypt Presents: Ritual”, which did not attract much viewership, and in the same year she appeared as Loretta in the biographical spy comedy film “Confessions of a Dangerous Mind”. ”, the true story of Chuck Barris claiming he was a hitman working for the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA); the film was a huge success, as it won seven awards and was nominated for 12 others. Kristen was acclaimed for her performance as Michelle Vaughn in the 2004 action movie “Walking Tall” starring famous actors Dwayne Johnson, Ashley Scott and Johnny Knoxville, and which is about an American soldier who returns home to find out that his city has been overtaken by corrupt politicians and police officers.
In 2005, Kristen played Miranda Martine-DuBaer in the Disney Channel Original Movie “Twitches” and Helen in the movie “Schakles”, before reprising her role as Lisa Dolittle in the 2006 movie “Dr. Dolittle 3”.
Three of Kristen’s last roles in movies before she retired were in the 2006 basketball movie “Crossover” starring Anthony Mackie and Wesley Jonathan, the 2008 direct-to-video movie “Soccer Mom” in which she Dee Dee starred in, and the monster sci-fi disaster movie “Mega Python vs. Gatoroid” in 2011, where she played Barbara.
Roles in TV series
Kristen has appeared in only eight TV series during her acting career.
She made her debut in 1992 when she played the hostess in two episodes of the documentary comedy series “Stand-Up Stand-Up” which was canceled after those two episodes while her next role was in 1994 when she was Eileen Pleshette . in the episode “Eyewitness Blues” of the police series “New York Undercover”, starring Malik Yoba, Michael DeLorenzo and Patti D’Arbanville, which was a huge success, winning nine awards and being nominated for 16 others.
In 1996, Kristen played the supporting character Nicole Moore in six episodes of the drama series “Matt Watters”, while her next role came in 2001 when she appeared as Kim Watkins in three episodes of the acclaimed crime series “Crossing Jordan”starring Jill Hennessy and won five awards and was nominated for seven others.
Three of Kristen’s last TV series roles before she retired from acting were in the comedy series “My Wife and Kids” in 2002, where she played Dr. Cooper portrayed Madison in the 2003 episode “Quality Time”, the crime police procedural series “The District” playing Kendall Truman in nine episodes, and the legal drama series “Shark” in 2006 as Billie Willis in the episode “Pilot”.
Love life and relationships
Kristen met her first husband, Michael Marzovilla in 1995, when they were working on the same movie; they began dating and married after two years in June 1997 in a small ceremony attended by only a few of their friends and their family. Michael is a cinematographer who has worked on many films in the camera and electrical department.
After a year of marriage, Kristen gave birth to their daughter, but in 1999, Michael and Kristen divorced citing irreconcilable differences, but it is believed that Kristen cheated on Michael with Martin Astles, a special effects makeup artist, when she married him shortly after divorcing Michael. She gave birth to two of their children, and since Kristen has full custody of her and Michael’s daughter, the family of five currently lives in Los Angeles, California.
Hobbies and other interests
Kristen has been physically active since her teenage years, as she played soccer in high school and was also interested in a variety of other sports, including tennis and volleyball. In her twenties and thirties, she worked out at the gym three to four times a week, often running and completing several half marathons, while following a strict diet.
Nowadays, Kristen is not that active anymore, and the only sport she occasionally plays is golf, while some of the new things she finds interesting are reading history books, such as “Les Miserables” and “The Guns of August” , and listening to music. and artists like Frank Sinatra and Nile Rodgers.
In her spare time, Kristen likes to watch movies – her favorite actor and actress are Leonardo DiCaprio and Kate Winslet, while some of her favorite movies are “Titanic”, “The Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind” and “Shutter Island”.
Kristen’s net worth
Kristen’s net worth is estimated at over $1 million as of June 2020. Her hair is brown and her eyes are blue, while she is 5 feet 8 inches (1.7 m) tall. Kristen’s age is 50.