Kirsten Vangsness ( American Actress and Writer) Bio, Wiki, Age, Career, Net Worth, Husband

Facts of Kirsten Simone Vangsness

Full Name: Kirsten Simone Vangsness
Age: 50 years 10 months
Birth Date: July 07,1972
Horoscope: Cancer
Lucky Number: 8
Lucky Stone: Moonstone
Lucky Color: Silver
Best Match for Marriage: Taurus, Pisces, Scorpio
Birth Place: Pasadena, Los Angeles, USA
Father's Name: Errol Leroy Vangsness
Mother's Name: Barbara Mary
Marital Status: In Relation
Gender: female
Profession: Actress and Writer
Education: California State University
Weight: 76 kg
Height / How tall? : 5 feet 7 inches (1.70m)
Net Worth: $3million
Award: Los Angeles Drama Critics Award
Ethnicity: Mixed( Norwagian and Italian)
Nationality: American
Body Type: Curvy
Hair Color: Blonde
Eye Color: Blue
Waist Size: 35 inch
Bra Size: 41 inch
Hip Size: 40 inch
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Quotes: I'm as queer as a purple unicorn singing Madonna.
I am always sort of delightedly surprised when someone recognizes me because as far as I'm concerned, I'm just going to work and getting paid to act and that alone is fantastic.
I forget people watch it too.
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Kirsten Vangsness is an American actress and writer. She is best known for FBI Technical Analyst Penelope Garcia on the CBS drama series Criminal Minds. Kirsten Vangsness depicted the same character on the spin-off series Criminal Minds: Suspect Behavior and Criminal Minds: Beyond Borders.

Caption: Kirsten Vangsness at red carpet(source: Liveramp)

How old is Kirsten Vangsness?

Kristen was born on July 7, 1972, in Pasadena, Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, California, USA. Currently, her age is 47 years old. Kirsten is a daughter of Errol Leroy Vangsness, of Norwegian descent, and her mother Barbara Mary (née Marconi), is of Italian descent which makes her belong to mixed ethnicity.

Vanness was raised in Porterville, San Joaquin Valley, Tulare County, California, and later moved to Cerritos, Los Angeles, Los Angeles County.


Kirsten graduated from Cerritos High School in June 1990 and attended Cypress College in Cypress, Northern Orange County, California. Also, later she graduated from California State University, Fullerton, in Fullerton, Orange County, in June 1995.

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Professional Life, Career

She got involved in acting like a child to help overcome shyness and got her first big break in the theatre where she won different awards. Her hard work has been published in the Los Angeles Times. Since 2014. She has co-written three episodes of Criminal Minds. In 2014 Kristen co-wrote “Nelson’s Sparrow” with executive producer, Erica Messer, in 2015 she co-wrote “A Beautiful Disaster” once again with Messer and in 2016 she co-wrote “Spencer” with Messer.

She has also played in many Films like Sometimes Sometimes Santa’s Gotta Get Whacked, A-List Tranny MCGuyver, Scream of the Bikini,  and her latest are Axis Dave Made a Maze. Also, she has played in Television serious a role in Phil of the Future, LAX, Crinal Minds, Vampire Mob, and her latest include Shelf Life, Criminal Minds: Beyond Borders, Good Job, Thanks!.

Apart from that, she is also a substitute teacher, child counselor, restaurant hostess, personal assistant, grant writer, and murder mystery dinner theater actress. Kirsten’s first paid acting job was a Diet Dr. Pepper commercial.

Caption: Kirsten Vangsness at a zoo (source: Twitter)


She got included in the Los Angeles Drama Critics Award for Best Emerging Comic Actress, the Golden Betty, and Award 15 Minutes of Female Best Actress Award.

Net Worth

Kirsten has an estimated net worth of $3 million. Her source of income is from Acting and Co-writing.

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How tall is Kirsten?

Kirsten has a height of 5feet 10 inches and weighs about 76kg. She has Blue eye color with Blonde hair color. Also, she wears a shoe size of 8.5US and has a body measurement of 41-35-40 inches.

Instagram, Twitter

Kirsten is active on social media. She has about 912k followers on Instagram. Similarly, she has above 624k followers on Twitter.

Relationship, Married?

She was reported to be lesbian after having a seven-year relationship with editor Melanie Goldstein until 2013, to whom she was engaged. However, in November 2015, it was reported that Vangsness has engaged to actor and writer Keith Hanson.

Caption: Kirsten Vangsness and her fiancee (source: People)

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