Hollywood star Kristen Connolly got her start in the early 2000s. She made her cinematic debut in the 2003 film Mona Lisa Smile playing a small role. After a couple of years, she became more active as an actress. She had minor parts in the films Revolutionary Road, The Happening, Meet Dave, and Confessions of a Shopaholic. On television, her first notable role was as Jolene on the soap opera Guiding Light. She next played Josie Anderson on As the World Turns. Following this, she had guest appearances on the shows Life on Mars, Nurse Jackie, and Mercy.
She also made a notable guest role on The Good Wife. Afterward, she made her first credited role in the movies, starring in the horror film The Bay. At the same time, she starred in the movie The Cabin in the Woods. She later became further known for playing Christina Gallagher on Netflix’s House of Cards. She next starred as Lena Lawrence on the short-lived series The Whispers. Her latest work on television was as Jamie Campbell on the CBS series Zoo. Other films include A Good Marriage, Worst Friends, and The Wizard of Lies.
The actress stays in shape thanks to her healthy lifestyle. This includes working out and eating clean. Most of the time, she stays away from processed and junk foods. She does so not only for keeping a slender figure but also for her overall wellness. While she doesn’t specifically follow a strict diet regimen, the film and television star makes sure she mostly eats well-rounded meals. Her diet plan basically consists of lean proteins like fish and chicken. There are also veggies, which she always incorporates into her meals. She also snacks on something healthy, such as fruits, nuts, yogurt, and smoothies. She also avoids overindulging, hence, she effectively practices portion control.