Christina Applegate Fun Facts, Quotes and Tweets

25th July 2016

Quote: "I use the strawberry thing all the time. She's like, 'Can I have...?' (and I say), 'It has strawberries in it.'" Christina Applegate uses her daughter Sadie's food allergies to keep her five-year-old daughter from eating certain treats.

25th July 2016

Quote: "The other day I said, 'Are you gonna finish your breakfast?' She says, 'Dude, I'm eating it!' She's five! And then I found myself, not even knowing it, (replying), 'Dude, you don't have to give me attitude', and she's like, 'Dude, you're so annoying!' We go back and forth and I'm like, 'What have I done?'" Actress Christina Applegate reveals her daughter Sadie is developing quite an attitude.

3rd September 2015

Fact: Christina Applegate has added Meryl Streep impersonator to her impressive resume after portraying the Oscar winner in a new skit. The Anchorman star tackles the acting great's roles in films like Doubt, Out of Africa, Kramer vs. Kramer and Mamma Mia! as part of a fake teaser for TV biopic Meryl.

3rd August 2015

Quote: "We wanted to do something. Dave was going to have a show that was going to be Bud Bundy grown up and all of us agreed to be on it, just for the pilot, and then something happened with the studio that was doing it and we were all kind of bummed because we want that for Dave. He deserves that..." Actress Christina Applegate reveals DAVID FAUSTINO's planned MARRIED... WITH CHILDREN spin-off has hit a roadblock.

31st July 2015

Quote: "Christian and I never dated. We never did, no." Actress Christina Applegate dismisses longrunning rumours suggesting she and old friend Christian Slater used to date.

30th July 2015

Quote: "Little known piece of trivia for ya: there was actually no beer in that. It was all CGI... So I did 'swallowing' acting. I had to sell it. I'm so sorry - I would have been so sick if I had to drink all that." Actress Christina Applegate admits she faked downing a whole pitcher of beer for one entertaining scene in her new comedy, Vacation.

29th July 2015

Quote: "I'm just grateful, super grateful. It changed me for a while, and now I'm just living life, living my life." Actress Christina Applegate reflects on her life, seven years after battling breast cancer.

9th October 2013

Quote: "My grandfather and grandmother were, like, total, horrible alcoholics that used to beat the crap out of each other... That was enough for me... but in the middle of all of this they said, 'We're gonna take you to Annapolis, Maryland... because your great-grandfather shot and killed his brother, like, 20 times in front of the whole family'. I was like, 'Really?' It was crazy." Actress Christina Applegate admits her recent televised climb through her family tree for U.S. Tv show Who Do You Think You Are? was a tough experience.

31st July 2013

Fact: Actress Christina Applegate keeps a rock that her daughter swallowed and later discharged, in her purse.

24th July 2013

Fact: Actress Christina Applegate has been named the face of beverage company Fruitwater.

17th April 2013

Quote: "Sadie and I talk about what she dreamt about, we talk about what we're going to do that day, we talk about what we did the day before, and we talk extensively about these things. It's really a fun part of her development. Now she's my little person, she's my little best friend." Actress Christina Applegate gushes to about her daughter Sadie as she learns to talk and form sentences.

20th March 2013

Fact: Christina Applegate will play Ed Helms' wife in a planned update of National Lampoon's Vacation movie. Helms will play the grown-up Rusty Griswold in the comedy, which will reportedly feature original stars Chevy Chase and Beverly D'Angelo.

1st March 2013

Quote: "I love her very much and I'm very happy for her and her family." Christina Applegate's ex-husband Johnathon Schaech congratulates the actress on her new marriage to Martyn LeNoble. The Up All Night star wed LeNoble on Saturday (23Feb13).

5th November 2012

Tweet: "Given the fact tht this election is so frighteningly close. Don't for 1 second think ur vote doesn't matter. Go to the polls!" Actress Christina Applegate urges her fellow U.S. citizens to exercise their right to vote in the presidential election on Tuesday (06Nov12).

2nd June 2012

Fact: Christina Applegate has signed on to reprise her role of Veronica Corningstone in the Anchorman sequel. The actress played Will Ferrell's newsdesk partner in the 2004 comedy.

22nd March 2012

Fact: Rock matriarch Sharon Osbourne has landed a cameo in Christina Applegate's U.S. TV comedy Up All Night. The episode airs on Thursday night (22Mar12).

24th January 2012

Tweet: "My friend Melissa was just nominated for an Oscar!!!!! Holy s**t!!!!!!!!!!!! I'm crying!" Christina Applegate is delighted her pal Melissa McCarthy received a Best Supporting Actress nod for Bridesmaids when the Academy Awards were announced on Tuesday (24Jan12).

23rd January 2012

Tweet: "My daughter is turning 1 this week! Unreal. Thank you Sadie for changing my life and letting me love you this hard. You are a gift!" Christina Applegate pays tribute to her daughter, who celebrates her first birthday later this week (begs23Jan12).

7th December 2011

Quote: "When I was 13, I was obsessed with them... They played their first three albums in their entirety and then had three encores, so it was a very long night... During the third album... we took a nap in the theatre." Actress Christina Applegate celebrated her recent 40th birthday at a The Cure concert in Los Angeles.

7th December 2011

Quote: "Any time someone leaves or has a birthday on the show I dress up as the chicken and come out to music and violate them. That's been a tradition for the past couple (of) months. I own my own chicken suit... So, for my birthday, they one-upped me and about five or six crew members dressed in chicken suits and did, like, choreography and this whole to do." Actress Christina Applegate has turned the set of her new TV comedy Up All Night into a chicken dance disco.

18th September 2011

Tweet: "Congrats to my loved ones nominated for Emmys. No matter the outcome, you are brilliant!" Actress Christina Applegate sends her love to all nominees ahead of the 2011 Primetime Emmy Awards, which takes place on Sunday (18Sep11).

2nd March 2011

Quote: "I invited my mum over and put the test in a box... thinking it would be really cute. I give it to my mum and she opens it up and we're standing there, thinking we're gonna get the reaction. She looked at it and she didn't know what that (pregnancy test stick) was. She's like, 'Chrissy, what is this? Is this a pen? I'm not getting it honey.'" Actress Christina Applegate's attempts to surprise her mother with the news of her pregnancy backfired. The star gave birth to daughter Sadie Grace in January (11).

1st March 2011

Quote: "She was kinda a surprise baby... But definitely the best surprise I've ever got." Christina Applegate admits her newborn daughter Sadie, with fiance Martyn Lenoble, was not planned.

1st March 2011

Quote: "You do this so you don't get chased. You release the photo before those people can chase you around to get the first photo, plus now we have these beautiful photos." New mum Christina Applegate wanted to beat the paparazzi at their own game by debuting her newborn daughter Sadie Grace in an exclusive photoshoot with People magazine last month (Feb11).

25th November 2010

Quote: "People think they can go up to pregnant women and (touch us). It's still our stomach. It's kind of weird...They get in close and (they're) talking to it." Pregnant actress Christina Applegate is turned off by strangers stroking her baby bump.

25th November 2010

Quote: "We had a name before but we were telling people it and people would just look at us, like, 'That's a name?' Because of the judgment I was getting, we're keeping this one a secret." Mum-to-be Christina Applegate is keeping the name of her unborn baby under wraps.

24th November 2010

Quote: "We're getting close. We should have, like, a code word." Heavily-pregnant Christina Applegate was a nervous mum-to-be as she appeared on U.S. TV chat show Conan on Tuesday night (23Nov10).

2nd September 2010

Quote: "We were in the same dance troupe when we were kids... She taught me never to wear spandex with a belt." Drew Barrymore on her longtime friendship with GOING THE DISTANCE co-star Christina Applegate.

27th August 2010

Fact: Pregnant pizza fan Christina Applegate was in for a treat when she appeared on comedian George Lopez's late-night show on Thursday (26Aug10) - he served up the star's favourite Chicago-style deep dish delight. Lopez flew in a case of Lou Malnati's pizzas after learning his guest was a big fan.

27th August 2010

Quote: "Justin Long was really naked... He's amazing that way, but it was take after take and it was just my close-up. It didn't all have to be there... One time, he wasn't even supposed to be (nude). He was literally doing off-camera for me and he just kept dropping trou (trousers)." Christina Applegate got to see a lot of co-star Long in their new movie Going The Distance.

28th July 2010

Quote: "You have to look up the more foreign names or name it Zuzu or something. I don't think I'm going to name it something weird." Pregnant actress Christina Applegate refuses to succumb to the trend of unusual baby names for her first-born child.

26th July 2010

Tweet: "All is well except that I don’t know how to dress this belly yet." Pregnant actress Christina Applegate is still learning how to style herself to suit her changing body. Last week (ends23Jul10), the star announced she was expecting a baby with fiance Martyn Lenoble.

24th January 2010

Quote: "I don't know anything about vampires or anything... I'm so out of it." Actress Christina Applegate feels left out of the TWILIGHT phenomenon.

26th December 2009

Quote: "It should be cold, you should be bundled up. You shouldn't be wearing a tanktop and flip flops." Actress Christina Applegate looks forward to a having a white Christmas every year.

16th December 2009

Quote: "I didn't go there to be on a nude beach - it was next to our hotel room. We just thought, let's go for a stroll, and all of a sudden we notice, every 30 feet, there was a naked fat old man, by himself... So that was Spain!" American actress Christina Applegate was stunned by immodest beachgoers on a recent holiday.

8th December 2009

Fact: Actress Christina Applegate joined country star Carrie Underwood for her holiday TV special in America on Monday night (07Dec09) - the two blondes teamed up to perform a rendition of The Ronettes' Be My Baby

30th September 2009

Quote: "I had pretty good ones before... but these ones don't move. I'm like an enigma in my running class." Christina Applegate is getting used to her replacement breasts. The actress underwent a double mastectomy last year (08).

21st September 2009

Quote: "Having lost the show and that incredible experience that I was having - it's vindicating in a way. I don't think (anyone) thought I would be nominated. They cancelled us before this happened, so it was kind of like 'Ha! There you go!'" Christina Applegate is thrilled her cancelled sitcom SAMANTHA WHO? earned her a 2009 Emmy nomination for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Comedy.

18th September 2009

Quote: "Can a girl please wear a ring on her left hand and not have it be all, 'Is she engaged?'" Actress Christina Applegate hits back at exaggerated reports she's set to wed her rocker boyfriend MARTYN LENOBLE.

15th September 2009

Quote: "It's really hard because they (my breasts) just aren't the same – and I had really good ones. If you have boobs you don't like, you can go and choose the size you want, and then get a brand new present. But it's different (when it’s not your choice)." Actress and breast cancer survivor Christina Applegate on the pitfalls and perks of having breast reconstruction surgery following her life-saving double mastectomy.

27th August 2009

Fact: Jake Gyllenhaal and Christina Applegate are part of an all-star line up due to appear in a new Sesame Street-style production which aims to teach Jewish-American children about Jewish culture. SHALOM SESAME will be a 12-part series and is due to air in the U.S. next year (10).

30th April 2009

Quote: "I've been looking at this cover for the last 20/30 years; I never thought I'd ever be on it." Actress Christina Applegate on landing the cover of People magazine's annual 100 Most Beautiful issue. First Lady Michelle Obama, Angelina Jolie, Jennifer Lopez, Selena Gomez, Tina Fey and Portia de Rossi are among the stars on the list.

16th April 2009

Quote: "I went to Perry Farrell's birthday party in Las Vegas at the weekend... It was at the Mirage, at this thing called the Bare Pool... It's clothing optional for girls. I thought, 'That's my nightmare - a room full of boobs...' but luckily everyone had their clothes on." Actress Christina Applegate, who underwent a double mastectomy after she was diagnosed with breast cancer last year (08).

22nd February 2009

Fact: A string of A-listers took to the stage at the Independent Spirit Awards on Saturday (21Feb09), to pay musical tribute to nominated movies. The Office actor Rainn Wilson impersonated Mickey Rourke'S THE WRESTLER character to sing James Brown's I FEEL GOOD; Christina Applegate sang Tina Turner'S ROLLING ON THE RIVER as an ode to FROZEN RIVER; Teri Hatcher paid a raunchy tribute to WENDY & LUCY; and TARAJI P. HENSON seranaded the crowd with a rendition of R.E.S.P.E.C.T - replacing the chorus with B.A.L.L.A.S.T (for Ballast).

22nd February 2009

Fact: A string of A-listers took to the stage at the Independent Spirit Awards on Saturday (21Feb09), to pay musical tribute to nominated movies. The Office actor Rainn Wilson impersonated Mickey Rourke'S THE WRESTLER character to sing James Brown's I FEEL GOOD; Christina Applegate sang Tina Turner'S ROLLING ON THE RIVER as an ode to FROZEN RIVER; Teri Hatcher paid a raunchy tribute to WENDY & LUCY; and TARAJI P. HENSON serenaded the crowd with a rendition of R.E.S.P.E.C.T - replacing the chorus with B.A.L.L.A.S.T (for Ballast).

15th January 2009

Quote: "It's about finding happiness and joy, as if it were water and I was a person dying in a desert. You have to search for that." Actress Christina Applegate on her outlook for 2009 following her battle with breast cancer last year (08)

12th January 2009

Fact: Jeweller LORRAINE SCHWARTZ designed earrings specifically to compliment HOUSE star Jennifer Morrison and Amy Adams' Oscar De La Renta gowns at the Golden Globes on Sunday (11Jan09). Busy Schwartz also designed gems for Christina Applegate, Elizabeth Banks and Beyonce Knowles.

8th January 2009

Quote: "We can't do our job as actors without you. Unless you turn on your television... or buy those tickets, all we are are a bunch of emotionally unstable people standing in front of a mirror, watching ourselves." Christina Applegate gets real as she accepts her Favorite Female TV Star honour at the People's Choice Awards in Los Angeles on Wednesday (07Jan09)

12th October 2008

Quote: "I was afraid of people hugging me. People are very huggy at those things... I had this ability to hunch." Breast cancer survivor Christina Applegate admits the recent STAND UP 2 CANCER telethon in America was a little awkward for her.

1st October 2008

Quote: "The only thing that I'd ever seen was my mom's (mastectomy) and that was in the 70s and they didn't do a very good job back then... but I did a lot of research and they can make some pretty boobies." Breast cancer survivor Christina Applegate was relieved to discover her body wouldn't be "butchered" after her recent double mastectomy.

15th August 2008

Quote: "I've always been told to wait until you're 40 to get mammograms, but, because of her, I've decided to start now." Actress MELISA MCCARTHY is inspired to take her health more seriously by SAMANTHA WHO co-star Christina Applegate's recent cancer scare.

20th June 2008

Quote: "I feel very relaxed playing the bitch". Anchorman actress Christina Applegate prefers playing a mean girl.

7th April 2008

Quote: "I made all these plans. I had them all up on a board at home; French lessons, guitar lessons, go to Paris. But I didn't do anything but sit at home and eat and watch every bad television show I possibly could." SAMANTHA WHO? TV star Christina Applegate reveals how she passed the time during the three-month writers' strike, which began last November (07).

7th April 2008

Quote: "They once gave me blue eyes on the cover of a magazine... I was actually Jessica Alba on the cover once - in a bikini." Christina Applegate jokes about the times her image has been altered for publications.

24th March 2008

Quote: "My dream is to have a house on the beach, even just a little shack somewhere so I can wake up, have coffee, look at dolphins, be quiet and breathe the air." Christina Applegate has a precise paradise in mind.

10th January 2008

Quote: "I'd like to get rid of certain relationships I had. And there are some bad hairdos that are still on television five times a day." Former MARRIED WITH CHILDREN star Christina Applegate reveals what she'd most like to erase from her past.

19th November 2007

Quote: "I don't like birthdays. Usually, it lands on Thanksgiving so nobody wants to hang out with me." Christina Applegate isn't looking forward to her 36th birthday on 25 November (07).

5th November 2007

Quote: "I went to a private school; it was this really sort of strange private school that we went to for four hours a day. I went to school with the COREYs (FELDMAN and HAIM). They were in my class. We only had 30 people in our school." Christina Applegate on her weird high school education.

20th July 2007

Quote: "I'd like to slap the people around them. It unnerves me that there can be people around particular individuals who are lost, and they're not doing anything about it. My mother laid out the law for me; I wasn't allowed to be bratty." Former child star Christina Applegate feels starry parents are letting young celebrities down.

22nd September 2006

Quote: "I wore a wig the last couple of years of MARRIED WITH CHILDREN because I had a rebellious moment and cut off all my hair and then dyed what was left purple." Christina Applegate reveals all about her biggest acting secret.

26th July 2006

Quote: "I've always accepted him as who he is. It's about his own serenity at this point." Actress Christina Applegate is pleased her friend, and former 'N Sync singer, Lance Bass has revealed he is gay.

25th May 2006

Fact: Taye Diggs, Tori Spelling, Ben Stiller and Christina Applegate were among the celebrities in the audience at the American Idol finale on Tuesday night (23MAY06) at the Kodak Theatre in Hollywood. Meanwhile, Teri Hatcher and Heather Locklear were among the crowd at the announcement show, where Dionne Warwick and Mary J Blige performed, last night (23MAY06).

4th January 2006

Fact: <p>Nicole Kidman and Keith Urban rang in the New Year with mutual pal Christina Applegate, who staged a party at New York's BUNGALOW 8 club. </p>

16th December 2005

Fact: <p>Christina Applegate is set for another 2005 split - just weeks after announcing she and husband Jonathan Schaech are to separate, the actress' stint in hit musical SWEET CHARITY is to end. Her last show will fall on New Year's Eve (31DEC05). </p>

19th November 2005

Fact: <p>Britney Spears is reportedly in talks to replace Christina Applegate in Broadway, New York musical SWEET CHARITY, and, according to US TV news show The Insider her husband Kevin Federline is being courted as a dancer in the show. </p>

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