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Kristen Johnson

Biography

Ex – Miss Kentucky who all continued to compete in beauty pageants want Miss USA and Miss Teenager USA, finishing in second put in place the last mentioned. She gained the Miss Photogenic Prize while contending for the Miss Teenager USA crown in 2000. She once made an appearance on the truth competition show, Dread Aspect, in 2005. She was raised in Henderson, Kentucky. She once examined Electronic Journalism on the School of Kentucky, which football participant Jason Kipnis also went to.

Quick Facts


Date Of Birth March 16, 1982
Place Of Birth Washington, DC
Height 1.83 m
Profession Pageant Contestant
Education Circle in the Square Theatre School, New York University, Whitefish Bay High School
Nationality American
Parents Rod Johnston
Awards Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series
Nominations Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series, Golden Globe Award for Best Supporting Actress in a Series, Miniseries, or Motion Picture Made for Television, Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Comedy Series, Drama Desk Award for Outstanding Featured Actress in a Play, Drama Desk Award for Outstanding Actress in a Play, Shorty Award for Best Author
Movies The Flintstones in Viva Rock Vegas, Bride Wars, Austin Powers: The Spy Who Shagged Me, Music and Lyrics, Finding Bliss, L!fe Happens, Vamps, Strangers with Candy, Bad Parents, Lovesick, London Suite, Nobody Knows Anything, Duane Incarnate, Backfire!, Colin Fitz Lives!, The Orkly Kid, The Debt, Beach Lane, Thrill Ride
TV Shows The Exes, Bored to Death, Queens Supreme, 3rd Rock from the Sun, Modern Family, AbFab (US)
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#Fact
1In early September 2013 she became ill and later was diagnosed with lupus myelitis. As a result of the disease she suffers from muscle weakness that led to difficulty walking, especially on the stairs, and she wears an orthopedic collar to keep the head up.
2Diagnosed with lupus myelitis. [September 2013]
3Currently starring in "Love Song" on the West End stage in London with Neve Campbell, Cillian Murphy and Michael McKean. [November 2006]
4A member of the Atlantic Theater Company in New York City.
5She recently posed nude for PETA (People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals) to protest the treatment of carriage horses in New York City.
6She appeared on the cover of punk band Bad Religion's 1998 album "No Substance".
7BFA in Drama - New York University, Tisch School of the Arts (1989)
8Starred in the play "The Baltimore Waltz" in NYC (Dec 2004).
9Her father is a former state senator.
10Attended Whitefish Bay High School, in Whitefish Bay, an upscale, small suburb of Milwaukee, Wisconsin. Graduated with good grades in 1985.
11Spent a large part of her teens traveling as an exchange student to Sweden and South America.
12Went to high school in Wisconsin.


Actress

Actress

TitleYearStatusCharacter
For the Love of George2017post-productionPsychic Sara
Thrill Ride2017post-productionEsmerelda
Swiped2016TV Movie post-productionProfessor Barnes
TripTank2016TV SeriesKaren / Crina / Caller
Getting On2015TV SeriesMarla Pounder
The Exes2011-2015TV SeriesHolly Franklin
Modern Family2014TV SeriesBrenda
Lovesick2014/IKatherine
Kirstie2014TV SeriesWaitress Maddie
Bad Parents2012Tracy
Vamps2012Mrs. Van Helsing
Submissions Only2012TV SeriesIzzy Hall
L!fe Happens2011Francesca
Beach Lane2010TV MovieNeelie Wilson
Bored to Death2010TV SeriesMistress Florence
Ugly Betty2009-2010TV SeriesHelen
The New Adventures of Old Christine2009TV SeriesFrancie
Finding Bliss2009Irene Fox
Bride Wars2009Deb
Ab Fab2009TV MoviePatsy
Puppy Love2008TV SeriesKatherine
Kim Possible2007TV SeriesWarmonga
Music and Lyrics2007Rhonda
ER2005TV SeriesDr. Eve Peyton
Don't Ask2005TV MovieSuzanne Collins
Strangers with Candy2005Coach Divers
Duane Incarnate2004Fran
Sex and the City2004TV SeriesLexi Featherston
Nobody Knows Anything!2003Miranda
Queens Supreme2003TV SeriesMaude MacPherson
Austin Powers in Goldmember2002Dancer at Austin's Pad (uncredited)
Stage on Screen: The Women2002TV MovieSylvia Fowler
3rd Rock from the Sun1996-2001TV SeriesSally Solomon
The Flintstones in Viva Rock Vegas2000Wilma Slaghoople
Austin Powers: The Spy Who Shagged Me1999Ivana Humpalot
The Larry Sanders Show1998TV SeriesKristen Johnston
Microscopic Milton1997TV SeriesNarrator (US release)
Duckman: Private Dick/Family Man1997TV SeriesKathie Lee
Colin Fitz Lives!1997Stalker Fan
London Suite1996TV MovieGrace Chapman
Hearts Afire1995TV SeriesMargot
Backfire!1995Kate
The 5 Mrs. Buchanans1994TV SeriesZena
Chicago Hope1994TV SeriesDr. Wendy Smythe
The Debt1993ShortAlice Kosnick
The Orkly Kid1985Short

Soundtrack

Soundtrack

TitleYearStatusCharacter
3rd Rock from the Sun1996-1998TV Series performer - 7 episodes

Thanks

Thanks

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Showing Up2014Documentary special thanks

Self

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Celebrity Food Fight2016TV SeriesHerself
The 41st Annual People's Choice Awards2015TV SpecialHerself
The Wendy Williams Show2011-2014TV SeriesHerself - Guest / Herself - The Exes
Live with Kelly and Michael2011-2014TV SeriesHerself - Guest / Herself - The Exes
The Anonymous People2013DocumentaryHerself
The Talk2013TV SeriesHerself - Guest
Fashion News Live2009-2013TV SeriesHerself
Good Day L.A.2013TV SeriesHerself - Guest
RuPaul's Drag Race2013TV SeriesHerself - Guest Judge / Herself
Brand X with Russell Brand2013TV SeriesHerself
RuPaul's Drag Race: Untucked!2013TV SeriesHerself - Guest Judge
Watch What Happens: Live2009-2013TV SeriesHerself / Herself - Guest
20/202012TV Series documentaryHerself - Actress
Tavis Smiley2012TV SeriesHerself - Guest
Good Afternoon America2012TV SeriesHerself - Guest
Late Night with Jimmy Fallon2012TV SeriesHerself - Guest
Late Show with David Letterman1997-2011TV SeriesHerself - Guest / Herself
The View2008TV SeriesHerself - Guest
GMTV2006TV SeriesHerself
The Barry Z Show2005TV SeriesHerself - Guest
The 57th Annual Tony Awards2003TV SpecialHerself - Audience Member
The Isaac Mizrahi Show2002TV SeriesHerself - Guest
TV's Most Censored Moments2002TV Special documentaryNarrator
The Rosie O'Donnell Show1997-2001TV SeriesHerself - Guest
Queen of the Whole Wide World2001DocumentaryJudge 2
Equality Rocks2000TV MovieHerself
Hollywood Squares1998-2000TV SeriesHerself
Late Night with Conan O'Brien1996-2000TV SeriesHerself / Herself - Guest
Nickelodeon Kids' Choice Awards 20002000TV SpecialHerself
The 51st Annual Primetime Emmy Awards1999TV SpecialHerself - Winner: Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series
MADtv1999TV SeriesHerself
5th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards1999TV SpecialHerself
The 50th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards1998TV SpecialHerself - Nominated: Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series
The Roseanne Show1998TV SeriesHerself - Guest
The 1998 Annual Kid's Choice Awards1998TV SpecialHerself
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno1996-1998TV SeriesHerself - Guest
4th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards1998TV SpecialHerself
The 49th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards1997TV SpecialHerself - Winner: Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series
3rd Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards1997TV SpecialHerself
The 54th Annual Golden Globe Awards1997TV SpecialHerself - Nominated: Best Actress in a Supporting Role in a Series, Mini-Series or Motion Picture Made for TV
Christmas in Washington1996TV SpecialHerself
The 22nd Annual People's Choice Awards1996TV SpecialHerself - Presenter: Favorite Television Comedy Series
The More You Know1989TV SeriesHerself

Archive Footage

Archive Footage

TitleYearStatusCharacter
50 Most Wicked Women of Primetime2004TV Movie documentarySally Solomon - 3rd Rock from the Sun

Won awards

Won awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
2015GracieGracie Allen AwardsOutstanding Female Actor in a Leading Role in a Comedy or MusicalThe Exes (2011)
1999Primetime EmmyPrimetime Emmy AwardsOutstanding Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series3rd Rock from the Sun (1996)
1997Primetime EmmyPrimetime Emmy AwardsOutstanding Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series3rd Rock from the Sun (1996)

Nominated awards

Nominated awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
2001TV Guide AwardTV Guide AwardsSupporting Actress of the Year in a Comedy Series3rd Rock from the Sun (1996)
1999OFTA Television AwardOnline Film & Television AssociationBest Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series3rd Rock from the Sun (1996)
1999ActorScreen Actors Guild AwardsOutstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series3rd Rock from the Sun (1996)· Jane Curtin
· Joseph Gordon-Levitt
· Simbi Khali
· Wayne Knight
· John Lithgow
· French Stewart
· Elmarie Wendel
1998Primetime EmmyPrimetime Emmy AwardsOutstanding Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series3rd Rock from the Sun (1996)
1998ActorScreen Actors Guild AwardsOutstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series3rd Rock from the Sun (1996)· Jane Curtin
· Joseph Gordon-Levitt
· Simbi Khali
· Wayne Knight
· John Lithgow
· French Stewart
· Elmarie Wendel
1997Golden GlobeGolden Globes, USABest Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role in a Series, Miniseries or Motion Picture Made for Television3rd Rock from the Sun (1996)
1997American Comedy AwardAmerican Comedy Awards, USAFunniest Supporting Female Performer in a TV Series3rd Rock from the Sun (1996)
1997OFTA Television AwardOnline Film & Television AssociationBest Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series3rd Rock from the Sun (1996)
1997ActorScreen Actors Guild AwardsOutstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Comedy Series3rd Rock from the Sun (1996)
1997ActorScreen Actors Guild AwardsOutstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series3rd Rock from the Sun (1996)· Jane Curtin
· Joseph Gordon-Levitt
· John Lithgow
· French Stewart
1997Q AwardViewers for Quality Television AwardsBest Supporting Actress in a Quality Comedy Series3rd Rock from the Sun (1996)

TitleSalary
The Exes (2011)$50,000 per episode (2013-2014)


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1Towering height.
2Her husky voice

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