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Hendricks at PaleyFest for Mad Men in 2014
Christina Rene Hendricks

May 3, 1975 (1975-05-03) (age 46)
Occupation Actress
Years active 1999–present
Geoffrey Arend (m. 2009)

Christina Rene Hendricks (born May 3, 1975) is an American actress. She is best known for her role as Joan Holloway in the AMC drama television series Mad Men, for which she was nominated for six Primetime Emmy Awards.

A poll of female readers taken by Esquire magazine named Hendricks "the sexiest woman in the world". In 2010, she was voted Best Looking American Woman by Esquire magazine.

Hendricks' film credits include Drive, God's Pocket, and Lost River. She currently appears as Celine/"Chair" in the Comedy Central sitcom Another Period, and as Trudy in the SundanceTV drama series Hap and Leonard.

Personal life

Hendricks is a natural blonde and began coloring her hair red at age 10, inspired by the book Anne of Green Gables. She plays the accordion like her character Joan in Mad Men.

On October 11, 2009, Hendricks married actor Geoffrey Arend. She has said in interviews that she and her husband do not plan to have children.


Christina Hendricks @ BE booth
Hendricks in March 2006 at the Los Angeles Wizard World Comic Con
Christina Hendricks 3, 2012
Christina in 2012
Christina Hendricks @ BE booth
Hendricks in March 2006 at the Los Angeles Wizard World Comic Con


Year Title Role Notes
2007 La Cucina Lily
2007 South of Pico Angela
2010 Leonie Catherine
2010 Life as We Know It Alison Novack
2011 The Family Tree Alicia
2011 All-Star Superman Lois Lane/Superwoman (voice)
2011 Detachment Ms. Sarah Madison
2011 Drive Blanche
2011 I Don't Know How She Does It Allison
2011 Company April
2012 Ginger & Rosa Natalie
2013 Struck By Lightning April
2013 From Up on Poppy Hill Saori Makimura (voice) English dub
2014 God's Pocket Jeannie Scarpato
2014 The Pirate Fairy Zarina (voice)
2014 Lost River Billy
2015 Dark Places Patty Day
2016 Zoolander 2 Seductress
2016 The Neon Demon Roberta Hoffman
2016 Bad Santa 2 Diane
2017 Fist Fight Miss Monet
2017 Crooked House Brenda Post-production
2017 Pottersville Post-production
2017 Candy Jar Amy Skinner Post-production
2018 The Strangers 2 Post-production
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