Kristen Johnston was born in Washington D.C. on Sept. 20th 1967. She got her showbiz start in 1985 in the movie The Orkly Kid. In 1995 she starred in the movie Backfire with Kathy Ireland. In 1996 she was cast with Jane Curtin in 3rd Rock From The Sun. Kristen Johnston has since starred with Julia Louis-Dreyfus in Neil Simon's London Suite. She appeared with Jane Krakowski in The Flintstones Viva Rock Vegas.