Kirsten Vangsness is an American Actress and writer. She portrayed the role of Penelope Garcia as FBI Technical Analyst on CBS series Criminal Minds And its spin-off, Criminal Minds Suspect Behavior. She has co-written television series including Nelson’s Sparrow and A Beautiful Disaster.
Kirsten Vangsness Early Life, Age, Education
Kirsten Vangsness was born on July 7, 1972, in Pasadena, Los Angeles, California, the U.S.A. As of 2019, her age is 46 years old. Her Full name is Kirsten Simone Vangsness. She is the daughter of Errol Leroy Vangsness (father) and Barbara Mary (mother). She belongs to American nationality and holds white ethnical background. Kirsten is the follower of the Baptist religion. There is no information about her parent’s occupation and about her childhood days. No information about her siblings as well.
Kirsten Vangsness attended Cerritos High School, graduated in June 1990. Later, she joined Cypress College, spent a few semesters before transferred to California State University in Fullerton. She graduated with a Bachelor’s degree in 1995 June.
Kirsten Vangsness Career
Kirsten began acting since an early age to overcome her shyness. She got her first big break in the theatre and won several awards like 15 Minutes of Female Best Actress Award, the Los Angeles Drama Critics Award for Best Emerging Comic Actress, and the Golden Betty Award.
After that, she appeared in her first small on-screen project Phil of the Future in 2004. One year later, she got her biggest break play Penelope Garcia in Criminal Minds in 2005. She has been on the show since and appearing in over 250 episodes. She has also starred in the spin-off, Criminal Minds: Suspect Behavior, among other shows which made her very popular.
Furthermore, She is also a writer, has published her work in the Los Angeles Times. She has written three episodes of Criminal Minds.
Kirsten Vangsness Married, Affairs, Boyfriend
Currently, her marital status is engaged. She had a relationship with Melanie Goldstein in 2006. Unfortunately, this couple could not go further to continue their relationship. Her relationship with Melaine Goldstein in 2013.
After two years later, Kirsten began dating Keith Hanson, who is an actor and writer. She engaged to her boyfriend Keith on November 2015. They haven’t married yet, however, the couple is together. Her sexual orientation is straight.
Kirsten Vangsness Net Worth
Kirsten has excellent earning out of her profession. Kirsten has also done TV advertisements for Diet Dr. Pepper and Ford Warriors In Pink (2016) got a handsome amount of money. There is no informational of her actual salary to media. Her estimated net worth is $3 Million as of 2019.
Kirsten Vangsness Height, Weight
Talking about her body Statistics, Kirsten has the large body type. She stands height of 5 feet 7 inch or 170 cm and weights 76 kg or 167.5 pounds. Her body statistics of 41-35-40 inches. She has blue eyes and blonde hair.
Kirsten Vangsness Twitter, Instagram
Kirsten Vangsness is active on social networking sites like Twitter, Instagram. She has 618k followers, 849k followers on Twitter and Instagram account respectively.
Kirsten Vangsness Weight Loss
Facts of Kirsten Vangsness
|Full Name||Kirsten Simone Vangsness|
|Net Worth||$3 Million|
|Date Of Birth||July 7, 1972|
|Age||47 years 3 months|
|Place Of Birth||Pasadena, California, United States|
|Height||5 ft 7 in|
|Education||California State University, Fullerton, Cerritos High School|
|Partner||Keith Hanson (2015, engaged)|
|Parents||Errol Leroy Vangsness, Barbara Mary Vangsness|
|Nicknames||Kirsten Simone Vangsness , Kristen S. Vangsness|
|Kirsten Vangsness Twitter|
|Kirsten Vangsness Instagram|
|IMDB||Kirsten Vangsness IMDB|
|Allmusic||Kirsten Vangsness Allmusic|
|Awards||15 Minutes of Female Best Actress Award, Los Angeles Drama Critics Award, Golden Betty Award|
|Movies||"A-List" (2006), "In My Sleep" (2010), "The Chicago 8" (2011), "Kill Me, Deadly" (2015), "Axis" (2016), "From the Mouths of Babes" (2014-2016, documentary)|
|TV Shows||The Tomorrow Show" (2016), "Criminal Minds" (2005-), "In My Sleep" (2010), "Criminal Minds: Suspect Behaviour" (2011), "Pretty the Series" (2010-2012), "Good Job, Thanks!" (2011-2013)|