Christina Hendricks

Christina Hendricks | Facts on her Life & Journey of Acting


2010 Esquire’s sexiest woman in the world Christina Hendricks is an American actress who is best known for her role in Mad Men as Joan Holloway, was born on May 3, 1975, in Knoxville, Tennessee. she was also voted again in 2010 as “the best looking American woman” by Esquire magazine. Christina Hendricks’ father (Robert Hendricks) was a British born who worked for the United States Forest Service and her mother (Jackie Sue) was a psychologist.


It was her co-worker Vincent Kartheiser, who introduced Christina Hendricks and her husband Geoffrey Arend. They started their relationship, and after like a year of dating, their love affair transitioned into marriage. She got married to Geoffrey Arend on October 11, 2009. Geoffrey Arend is an American actor with German, Pakistani and English indigene, he was born on February 28, 1978. Geoffrey is well known for his popular role on the ABC TV Drama Series titled “Body of Proof” as Ethan Gross and he is presently on the cast of the CBS TV series “ Madam Secretary ” as Matt Mahoney.


The couple is regarded as fashionistas and they were even voted the best-dressed couple at the 67 Primetime Emmy Awards in 2015.  And as a matter of fact, they have mutually agreed not to have kids for some time so as to allow Hendricks to fully have focused on her acting career, they also have a dog for service named Zouzou.

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After Christina Hendricks was given birth to, the family moved to Twin Falls, Idaho which is a small town where one of few common activities which are available for children was theater. That was when she involved herself in a community theater group, so that was how she started her acting career building. She moved to New York after graduating from high school and she modeled there professionally when she was nineteen years of age, she also stays in London for the next three years, after then she moved to Los Angeles so as to transition from being a model to actress. Hendricks is a blonde naturally and she began dyeing her hair with color red at age ten in order to fit into the character in a movie.


Christina Hendricks doesn’t like people using the term “full figured” to qualify her body, and she has once reprimanded a reporter who used the term “full figured” while interviewing her. In September 2010, Christina said that the media is too focused on women’s bodies rather than their actual talents, she said she was working effortlessly on the Mad Men series and then all anyone was concentrating on was her body. Her map measurements are 42-30-39 inches which illustrated her curvy figure vividly, (some have questioned the realness of her figure but she has been quoted by the daily mail saying her figure are real), she has a shoe size of 8 US or 38.5 EU, her height is 5ft and 7inches, dress size is 12 US and she weighs 73kg. Christina Hendricks has been working out doing a lot of exercise like using weights on a Bosu ball, cycling and running on a treadmill to keep her sexy shape and figure intact.

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Once in an interview, Christina confirms that her figure is real and of course they are so real that anyone who had seen or touched a figure before would obviously know. This question popped up from the media because they know that a lot of British women are getting implants so as to look bigger and the nice thing is that Christina has the virtues of staying natural and if there is anything to be learned from Christina! it is that she loves herself and she is learning to celebrate what she was born with.

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Christina Hendricks has appeared in many television series, she started out with a regular appearance in the movie “Beggars and Choosers”, which starred Beau Bridges. She also appeared in The Big Time and The Court, opposite Sally Field and Craig Bierko. These movies were followed by an appearance in Kevin Hill, which is a legal drama starring Jon Seda.

Christina Hendricks and Gina Torres shared screen time together again in 2007, in the independent film South of Pico, which also featured Kip Pardue. The same year, Hendricks starred in La Cucina, along with Joaquim de Almeida and Rachel Hunter. She has also appeared in music videos for Broken Bells “The Ghost Inside” and Everclear in “One Hit Wonder”. Christina can now also been seen in the comedy movie Zoolander 2 (2016), the horror thriller The Neon Demon (2016), the drama The Angel Makers (2016), the comedy sequel Bad Santa 2 (2016), as well as the comedy Fist Fight (2017) with Ice Cube and Charlie Day.

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When she was just exactly out of school, Hendricks was encouraged by her mother to enter a competition so as to appear on the Seventeen magazine’s cover. Although she didn’t win, her sexy photos were so impressed by the modeling agencies. She headed off to New York to pursue her career at age 19. She would always feel awkward, and her having those picture shoot done for the first time, she really felt pretty. She loved the idea of traveling and having to see new places, so that was she took advantage of the modeling opportunity. She was size 8 and tiny when she used to do ballet for years. so she didn’t have any problems about fitting into a certain body type. She loved modeling so much and she has tried to embrace how she looks.


Her hobbies are cooking and working out, she is an ambassador for the Make A Wish Foundation. Christina Hendricks is the 207th most famous American and she ranks 19th infamous people born in Knoxville, Tennessee, the U.S. In total, Hendricks ranks as the 343rd most popular famous person, and she is the 65th most popular actress of all time.