Emmy® and Tony® Award-winning actress and singer Kristin Chenoweth’s career spans film, television, voiceover, and stage. In 2015, Chenoweth received a coveted star on The Hollywood Walk of Fame. In 2009, she received an Emmy® Award for Best Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series for her role in “Pushing Daises.” In 1999, she won a Tony Award for You’re A Good Man, Charlie Brown and she was also nominated for her original role of Glinda the Good Witch in Wicked in 2004. Chenoweth has been nominated for two Emmy® Awards and for a People’s Choice Award for her role on “Glee.” In 2009, she wrote an uplifting candid, comedic chronicle of her life so far, A Little Bit Wicked, which debuted on the New York Times Hardcover Non Fiction Best Seller List.
In 2015, Chenoweth earned a Drama Desk Award, Outer Critics Circle Award, and Broadway.com Audience Choice Award for her lead role in the Roundabout Theatre Company’s On the Twentieth Century. She also earned nominations for a Tony Award and a Drama League Award. Chenoweth has performed to sold-out audiences across the world, including performances at Carnegie Hall and Royal Albert Hall. In 2014, she released a CD and DVD of her own live concert performance, Kristin Chenoweth: Coming Home. Notable television roles include appearances in “The West Wing,” Disney’s “Descendants” and most recently “The Muppets” and NBC’s “Hairspray Live!” as Velma Von Tussle. In film, Chenoweth voiced the role of Gabi in the hit animated film Rio 2, and Fifi, Snoopy’s beloved French poodle in The Peanuts Movie. This spring, she starred in the indie teen drama entitled Hard Sell and began pre-production on Lionsgate/Hasbro’s My Little Pony movie, set for a fall 2017 release.
On September 23, Chenoweth released The Art of Elegance, her first album of American Songbook classics via Concord Records. In November, she will return to the stage in My Love Letter to Broadway, a limited engagement at the Lunt-Fontanne Theatre.
Chenoweth’s dream of designing her own collection came to fruition, and much success when her exclusive modern fashion jewelry collection for HSN became available for purchase on www.hsn.com. Each piece of the collection tells a unique story that is representative of her life story and passions.