Kristen Wiig Height, Age & Bio

Last updated: December 19, 2021
  • Kristen Wiig
    Quick Bio / Wiki
  • Net Worth: $ 25,000,000
  • Birthday: 22 Aug 1973
  • Age: 48
  • Country: Afghanistan
  • Occupation: Actress, Comedian, Writer
  • Zodiac sign: Capricorn
  • Sexual orientation: Straight
  • Body Measurements
  • Height: 5.5 ft
  • Weight: 123 lb
  • Measurements: 35-26-36 in
  • Hair Color: Dark Brown
  • Eye Color: Blue
  • Personal Life
  • Birth Name: Kristen Carroll Wiig
  • Nationality: American
  • Nickname: The Brown Cow
  • Religion: Non religious
  • Ethnicity: Norwegian, Irish, Scottish and English
  • Family Details
  • Father: Jon Wiig (Operated a lake marina in Western New York)
  • Mother: Laurie Wiig (Artist)
  • Siblings: Erik Wiig (Brother)
  • Distinctive Features
    • Grayish-Blue eyes
    • Long and angular face
    • Stop-start style of speaking
    • Neurotic characters

Who Is Kristen Wiig?

Kristen Wiig was born on the 22nd of August 1973, in Canandaigua, New York, United States of America. She is an American actress, writer, comedian, and producer, who is best known by the public for her work on NBC’s Saturday Night Live.

She is also known for her films such as Bridesmaids, The Martian, and Ghostbusters. Kristen has also rendered her voice for various anime characters in animated films and also excelled as a scriptwriter.

Education

Kristen attended Nitrauer Elementary School before attending Allendale Columbia School and Brighton High School. She later attended the University of Arizona.

Movies and TV Shows

    How to Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World 2019
    How to Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World (2019) Ruffnut (voice)
    Ghostbusters 2016
    Ghostbusters (2016) Erin Gilbert
    Zoolander 2 2016 poster
    Zoolander 2 (2016) Alexanya Atoz
    The Martian 2015
    The Martian (2015) Annie Montrose
    The Skeleton Twins 2014 poster
    The Skeleton Twins (2014) Maggie Dean
    Bridesmaids 2011
    Bridesmaids (2011) Annie
    Saturday Night Live poster
    Saturday Night Live (TV Series) (2005 - 2019) Various

Pets

Quotes and Sayings

  • "When you go out of your comfort zone and it works there’s nothing more satisfying." - Kristen Wiig
  • "If you’re creating anything at all, it’s really dangerous to care about what people think." - Kristen Wiig
  • "With improv, it’s a combination of listening and not trying to be funny." - Kristen Wiig

Houses

Kristen Wiig house

The actress, has purchased a celebrated Midcentury Modern-style home in Pasadena for $2.96 million. The property is spread on a vast area of 2,719 square feet.

Car Collection

Plastic Surgeries

  • Nose Job (Rumor)

Tattoos

Fears and Phobias

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    You’ll be surprised to know that while studying at Rochester's Brighton High School, she was afraid of public speeches

Facts & Trivia

  • In April 2009, the Entertainment Weekly included Wiig in their list featuring 25 Funniest Women in Hollywood.

  • In 2003, she had to be sent to the hospital after she suffered an injury while shooting for The Joe Schmo Show.

  • After graduating from the University of Arizona, she was set to take a job at plastic surgery clinic, where she was supposed to draw pictures of patients’ post-surgery body. However, she instead opted to move to Los Angeles to pursue an acting career.

  • Kristen Wiig 2022 height is 5 ft 5 inches or (165 cm tall).

  • Kristen Wiig net worth as of 2022 is estimated at around $25 million dollars.

  • She is of Norwegian and Irish ancestry on her father’s side, and of English and Scottish ancestry on her mother’s side. Her surname, “Wiig”, is Norwegian.

  • Kristen Wiig is a vegetarian.

  • She loves making people laugh, but her favorite thing is when she makes a baby laugh. How sweet!

Major Awards

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Academy Awards (Nominee) - 2012
Best Writing, Original Screenplay in Bridesmaids (2011)
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Golden Globe (Nominee) - 2012
Best Performance by an Actress in a Motion Picture - Comedy or Musical in Bridesmaids (2011)
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BAFTA Awards (Nominee) - 2012
Best Original Screenplay in Bridesmaids (2011)

Net Worth & Social Media

Net Worth $ 25,000,000