Krista Allen is an American actress and standup comedian. She was born on the 5th of April, 1971, in Ventura, California, United State of America, but grew up in Houston and Austin, Texas. She was raised in Texas where she attended the Austin Community College District (ACC). She later transferred to the University of Texas from where she graduated with a degree in education.
Allen wanted to pursue teaching as a career and hence started working as a kindergarten teacher.
However, she changed her mind and decided to try her luck in the field of entertainment. She landed a job as a promotional model for the Texas Bikini Team in 1992. Subsequently, she returned to California and started pursuing a career in acting. As a youngster, she became inspired by the works of Lucille Ball and Gilda Radner.
Krista Allen Career Details
She is popular for starring in several television series like “Days of Our Lives”, “Baywatch Hawaii”, making a guest appearance in the comedy series “Two and a half men”, “X Files” and playing the role of Emmanuelle in erotic series titled “Emmanuelle in Space”. Other movie appearances include “Liar Liar”, “Anger Management”, “Confession of a Dangerous mind” and so on.
In 1994, Krista Allen began her acting career when she acted in the erotic television series “Emmanuelle in Space”. In the next year, she acted in a television soap opera titled “The Bold and The Beautiful” and appeared in a sci-fi series “Deadly Games” where she played Mrs Fleisig.
Her acting breakthrough came in 1996 when she acted as Billie Reed in the series “Days of Our Lives”, which she did for three years. Her acting profile sky-rocketed as she appeared on the sets of other television series like “High Tide”, “Silk Stalkings”, “Weird Science”, “Diagnosis: Murder”, “Pacific Blue” and so on. Also, Krista acted in several movies like “Rolling Thunder” and “Raven”, within the same period of time. Also, she appeared in Tom Shadyac’s comedy film “Liar Liar” and the horror movie titled “The Haunted Sea”.
In the 2000s, she continued to bag roles in television series. Between 2000-2001 she featured in over twenty episodes as Jenna Avid in “Baywatch”. In the same year, she made appearances in series like “X Files”, “18 Wheels of Justice” and “Crime Scene Investigation (CSI)”. Here, she played the role of Kristy Hopkins. Also, she was seen in other television series such as “Arliss”,” Inside Schwartz”, “Spin City” and “Charmed”. She also played the lead role in the 2001 comedy film “Totally Blonde”. She also played a minor role in the American comedy-drama film ‘Sunset Strip.
In 2002, she made guest appearances in four TV series, including the popular comedy series “Friends”. Also, Krista was seen in a movie titled “Zero Effect” and played minor roles in a couple of feature films, namely ‘Confessions of a Dangerous Mind’, directed by George Colooney and “Face Value”. In 2003, she played the role of Stacy alongside Adam Sandler and Jack Nicholson in the comedy film “Anger Management” directed by Peter Segal.
She continued in entertainment limelight and appeared in several movies including the popular supernatural horror movie titled “The Final Destination” in 2009. Also, Krista Allen acted as Julia Rist in “The Philanthropist” and a couple of episodes in “Dirty Sexy Money”.
In addition to this successful Hollywood career, Krista Allen has shaped her path in the comedy industry.
Krista Allen Net Worth
According to SuperstarBio.com, Krista Allen has a net worth of $4 million. She earned her fortune from her acting and model career. She also had a couple of commercial endorsements.
Krista Allen Dating History And Marriage Details
Presently, Krista Allen is divorced. She was first married to Justin Moritt for a period of three years, and the marriage produced a child named Jake Moritt. She got in her second marriage to Mams Taylor in 2010 but got divorced a few years later.
Over the years, Krista has been in a couple of popular relationships, including George Colooney when they met on a movie set in 2003. She also dated Chris Jaymes, David Spade and David Webster.
Krista Allen Family Details
Krista was born to Dale and Katherine Allen. She has an older sibling, Dalton Earl Allen Jr., her brother.
Krista Allen Body Measurements
Regarding her physical statistics, Krista is 5”7 in height and weighs about 60kg. Other body measurements include 32 inches in bust size, 24 inches in waist size and a hip size of 34 inches.
Krista Allen House And Cars
Krista owns a house at the Lia Sophia project in Malibu, California.