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Kristen Johnston              

Emmy® Award Winning Actress. "3rd Rock From The Sun"

Kristen Johnston's career includes theater, film and, of course, television. She won two Emmy® Awards for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series playing Sally Solomon on the iconic television series "3rd Rock from the Sun". Now she leads a stellar cast (which includes Donald Faison and Wayne Knight) in TV Land's brand-new hit comedy "The Exes" every Wednesday night. Other television shows include "ER", "Ugly Betty" and "Bored To Death", not to mention her unforgettable portrayal of Lexi Featherstone, who falls to her death from an apartment window on "Sex and the City".

Johnston made her screen debut in the short film "The Debt", which won a number of awards at international film festivals including the 1993 Cannes Film Festival. She's gone on to co-star in such films as "The Flintstones in Viva Rock Vegas", "Strangers with Candy", "Finding Bliss", "Music & Lyrics", "Bride Wars", "L!fe Happens", as well as Amy Heckerling's upcoming "Vamps".

She's also had a long and celebrated theater career. Most recently, Johnston was nominated for a 2010 Drama Desk Award (outstanding lead actress in a play) for her performance as 'Lily Darnley' in the hit production of "So Help Me God!". Her other theater credits include "Love Song" on the West End, "The Women" on Broadway, "Baltimore Waltz" and "Aunt Dan and Lemon" as well as "Much Ado About Nothing", "Twelfth Night", and "The Skin Of Our Teeth" at the Public Theater in Central Park. Johnston's been a long-time member of The Atlantic Theater Company where she starred in "The Lights" by Howard Korder at Lincoln Center (Drama Desk Award - nomination best supporting actress) and "Scarcity" by Lucy Thurber.

Kristen teaches acting at NYU (the Atlantic Acting School) and with MCC's youth outreach program. Her first book, "GUTS, the endless follies and tiny triumphs of a giant disaster" (Gallery books at Simon & Schuster), was published in March, 2012. She also runs the charitable organization SLAM (Sobriety, Learning and Motivation) which is dedicated to creating a public high school designed to providing a top-notch education for at-risk youths while recovering from their life-threatening addictions.

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Kristen Johnston Admits to Being Total Drug Addict and Alcoholic for ...

Most people know Kristen Johnston as Sally Solomon from TV's 3rd Rock from the Sun. But in real l...

Kristen Johnston: Charity Work & Causes - Look to the Stars

Profile of Kristen Johnston's support for charities including PETA and Farm Sanctuary. We have 5 articles about Kristen Johnston's philanthropy.

Kristen Johnston: Cory Monteith's Death Is 'Not Shocking'

Kristen Johnston, the "3rd Rock From The Sun" actress, joined HuffPost Live today and weighed in on Cory Monteith's death. "Whatever happened, I'm sure it  ...

Kristen Johnston Hits Kitson Boutique's Prescription Drug T-Shirts ...

Kitson, a Los Angeles boutique popular with celebrities, is coming under fire from one celebrity for selling football jersey-like T-shirts with the names of ...

Tyler Posey To Fall For Kristen Johnston's Cougar Charm On TV ...

Teen Wolf's Tyler Posey is guest starring as a law-student taken with Kristen Johnston's character, Holly, on an upcoming episode of The Exes.

Kristen Johnston: What 'Saved My Booty' - ABC News

John Lamparski/Getty Images Kristen Johnston, known for her portrayal of a member of an alien family on the 90s' sitcom “Third Rock From the Sun,” recently  ...

'For the Love of George' Cast Tate Donovan, Kristen Johnston | Variety

Tate Donovan, Rex Lee, Kristen Johnston and Rosanna Arquette have joined the romantic comedy "For the Love of George."

kristen johnston News, Photos, and Videos | Just Jared

Joseph Gordon-Levitt poses with former co-star Kristen Johnston while attending Lupus LA's 2016 Orange Ball: A Night Of Superheroes held at FOX Studios on ...

Christian Siriano and Brad Walsh Marry in Romantic Ceremony - Us ...

Christian Siriano and Brad Walsh tied the knot in a romantic wedding ceremony officiated by actress Kristen Johnston on Saturday, July 9 — details.

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