The American actress Chrissy Metz earned recognition for her role in NBC drama ‘This Is Us’. Further, she has shared the screen with actors Milo Ventimiglia and Mandy Moore who were also in the main cast. For her role Kate Pearson in the series, she has won awards like Primetime Emmy Awards and Golden Globe Awards.
Moreover, she is also best known for her appearing in movies like ‘American Horror Story: Freak Show’, ‘Loveless in Los Angeles’, and ‘Solving Charlie’. Apart from that, she is a singer who had created her band ‘Chrissy and The Vapors’. Recently, she was seen giving a soulful performance of the song ‘I’m Standing With You’ in a black gown and finished the performance by saying ‘I Love You, Mom’ on Oscars 2020. To know more about her weight loss journey and current weight, scroll below.
Chrissy Metz: Bio, family, Education
She was born as ‘Christine Michelle Metz’ on 29 September 1980, in Homestead, Florida. The actress was born to the parents Denise and Mark Metz. She had spent a few years in Japan due to his father’s work. Later, the family moved back to Gainesville, Florida, and completed her high school. Additionally, she has two biological siblings and two half-siblings from her mother re-marriage.
Before going for an acting career, she had her first job at McDonald’s in Gainesville, to get the stuff she wanted that her mother does not allow. Apart from this, there is not much information on her early childhood or while growing up what she did other than minor jobs.
Chrissy Metz: Career & Life Achievements
Metz started her acting career appearing in the guest role in several series and dramas. However, the actress gained fame and wealth after appearing as Kate Pearson in the NBC drama series ‘This Is Us’. The series has also earned her Primetime Emmy Award and Golden Globe Award nominations. But before the drama, she has appeared in the movies and series like 2005 ‘Entourage’, 2007 ‘Loveless in Los Angeles’, 2008 ‘My Name Is Earl’, 2010 ‘Huge’. Also, she appeared on five episodes in the FX horror ‘American Horror Story: Freak Show’.
After the series ‘This IS Us’, she has appeared in films like 2018 ‘Sierra Burgess Is a Loser’ and 2019 ‘Breakthrough’. She added more popularity after appearing in the movie ‘Breakthrough’, produced by DeVon Franklin. Furthermore, Metz has studied with acting coach John Kirby. Apart from that, she has created the band Chrissy and The Vapors as a lead vocalist.
Chrissy Metz: Personal Life & Husband
Talking about the personal life of a talented actress, the actress has not revealed much information on her personal life or love life. According to reliable sources, Metz is currently in a romantic relationship with cameraman Josh Stancil. Further, they claimed that the couple first met on the set of the movie, “This Is Us” in 2016.
Previously, she was in a married relationship with Martyn Eaden. They wedded on 5 January 2008 in a Santa Barbara, California, courthouse ceremony. However, their relationship didn’t last long and separated in January 2013. In 2014, Eaden filed for divorce from Metz citing “irreconcilable differences” and divorced finalized in December 2015.
Chrissy Metz: Net worth & Social Media Profiles
Metz is an actress is an American actress and singer who has a net worth of $7 million.
She is highly active over different social media platforms like Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram. On Twitter, she has an account @ChrissyMetz with 256.7K followers. She has an Instagram account @chrissymetz having 1.3 million followers. On Facebook, she goes by the account @chrissyMetzOfficial having over 253k followers.
Chrissy Metz: Body Measurements
The actress has a large-sized body with measurements of 47-50-46 inches having a bra size of 42E. Her heavy body stands to a height of 5 feet 5 inches and weighs 181 kg. She has a dark brown hair color and blue eye color.