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|Date of birth||18 July 1980|
|Origin||Detroit, MI, USA|
Kristen Bell is the actress who portrays Elle Bishop.
Kristen is best known for her award-winning work in the title role of Veronica Mars. Kristen also appeared in episodes of Everwood, Deadwood, and The Shield. After getting her big break in the film Spartan, Kristen went on to work in other films, such as Deepwater, Fifty Pills (with Nora Zehetner), Pulse, Roman, Fanboys, and Forgetting Sarah Marshall. Kristen also narrates Gossip Girl.
Kristen is also a singer, having performed a number of tracks for Veronica Mars. Her theatrical productions include The Crucible, A Little Night Music, Tom Sawyer, Reefer Madness, and Sneaux!: The SINsational Gothic Figure Skating Musical.
During her time on Veronica Mars, Kristen worked with Heroes cast members Dianna Agron, David Barrera, Kevin Bray, Francis Capra, Ivonne Coll, Dana Davis, Paul Ganus, Brian Kimmet, Jaime Ray Newman, Rick Peters, John Prosky, D. Elliot Woods, Julie Pop, Blake Shields, Tessa Thompson, and Aury Wallington.
- She is Roman Catholic.
- She is of Polish and Irish descent.
- She is a vegetarian.
- In Veronica Mars, Kristen's character was 7 years younger than she.
- She voices a lead character that bears her likeness in the 2007 video game Assassin's Creed for the PlayStation 3 and the Xbox 360.
- She has stated that she has been friends with Zachary Quinto and Hayden Panettiere for many years.
- Kristen Bell on Wikipedia
- Interview with Kristen Bell at TV Guide, 8/20/07
- Interview with Kristen Bell at Entertainment Weekly, 8/31/07
- Article about Kristen Bell at New York Post, 9/16/07
- Interview with Kristen Bell and Tim Kring at Newsarama, 10/16/07: Part 1, Part 2
- Heroes star reveals new video game role 11/06/07
- Interview with Kristen Bell and Hayden Panettiere at TV Guide, 11/19/07
- Interview with Kristen Bell at ign.com, 12/11/07