Christina Applegate (born November 25, 1971) is an American film, television and stage actress who gained fame as a child actor, playing the role of Kelly Bundy on the Fox sitcom Married… with Children for the series’ duration, from 1987 to 1997. In her adult years, Applegate established a film and television career, winning an Emmy and earning Tony and Golden Globe nominations.
She has had major roles in several films, including Don’t Tell Mom the Babysitter’s Dead (1991), The Big Hit (1998), The Sweetest Thing (2002), Grand Theft Parsons (2003), Anchorman (2004) and Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues (2013), Farce of the Penguins (2007), Alvin and the Chipmunks: The Squeakquel (2009) and Hall Pass (2011). She has also starred in numerous Broadway theatre productions such as the 2005 revival of the musical Sweet Charity. She also played the lead role in the sitcoms Jesse (1998–2000) and Samantha Who? (2007–09) and starred in the NBC comedy Up All Night (2011–12) before leaving over the creative direction of the series, which was canceled shortly afterward. Reference
Photo Credit: 2010 Stand Up to Cancer Benefit – Arrivals, Sony Pictures Studios
09/10/2010, Bob Charlotte / PR Photos
Social Media lights up on April Fools Day to shine awareness on the dark truth of cancer. Christina Applegate, Tina Cervasio, Craig Bierko, Jeri Ryan, Marlee Matlin & Fran Drescher are just some of the celebrities who used the April Fools holiday to fuel cancer awareness last year through the #cancersnojoke Abolish Cancer campaign. The campaign created by Darah Bonham unites all charities, organizations, and people in the fight to abolish cancer.
Some of last years tweets:
Christina Applegate @1capplegate: “April fools is almost over…Join us to show
#CancersNoJoke with the help of social media”
Tina Cervasio @tinacervasio: “It might be April Fool’s Day, but
#CancersNoJoke I know. It hit my family too many times. @ abolishcancer”
Jeri Ryan @JeriLRyan: “It’s April Fools Day, but
#CancersNoJoke . Let’s help @abolishcancer”
Marlee Matlin @marleematlin: “It’s April Fool’s Day but Cancer is no joke. Help raise awareness and RT #CancersNoJoke”
Fran Drescher @frandrescher: “Have u heard about
#CancersNoJoke ?? So fab u must get involved! RT & Share all day! http://bit.ly/wqlv75 @ abolishcancer”