Kristanna Loken is an accomplished model and actress who stormed the film industry in 1994. Over the years she has impressed and won many hearts with her brilliant performances in several movies and TV series.
The extraordinary and talented film star looks back on an impressive career. Of all her projects in the industry, she is best known for her outstanding performances in the following films and television series: Burn Notice (2011-2012), Terminator 3: Rise of the Machines (2003), The L Word (2007-2008), BloodRayne (2005), Painkiller Jane (2007) and Bounty Killer (TV series, 2013).
She has also appeared on the big screen together with renowned film stars such as Nicole Bilderback, Cynthia Rothrock, Vivica A. Fox, Brigitte Nielsen, Zoë Bell. Even outside the entertainment scene, Loken has a strong fan base on social media. It is very popular on social media platforms like Instagram, Facebook, Twitter, and others.
Who Is Kristanna Loken?
She is a talented and extraordinary actress, known for her brilliant roles on both the big and small screen. Kristanna Loken was welcomed to the world on October 8, 1979, in Gent, New York, and grew up on her family’s fruit farm in Upstate New York State. The screen diva is an American of American nationality and is of German and Norwegian descent.
Kristanna Loken started out as a model. However, she decided to pursue a career as a model after her mother encouraged her to try this profession. She was to become the third runner-up in the Elite Model Look in 1994 and later shifted her interest entirely to acting. During her flourishing career, she has starred in several films and television series, including Boy, Meets World, Philly, Unhappily Ever After, Mortal Kombat: Conquest (1998), Terminator 3: Rise of the Machines, and several others.
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Here Are 5 Lesser Known Facts About The Actress
Loken’s immediate family consists of her parents and her sister Tanya Loken, who is sixteen years older than her. The names of her parents are Merlin Loken and Rande Loken. Her father Merlin, is an apple farmer and writer, while her mother is a model. They both come from Wisconsin, a state in the north-central United States.
The sexuality of the actress is a topic that has interested many people since she got her breakout role in the movie Girlfight. Her roles in other films such as Lost, Blue Crush, and The Furious also continued to raise eyebrows until she publicly admitted in January 2006 that she is not gay but bisexual. In other words, Loken had sexual relations with both men and women.
The actress once stated in an interview that the relationships she had with certain women were more fulfilling, emotionally, and sexually fulfilling than those with certain men.
Kristanna’s lesbian image was first leaked in 2009. The photo showed her and her friend Michelle Rodriguez, with whom she allegedly dated from 2006 to 2007.
Besides Rodriguez, she was also romantically involved with the popular American singer/songwriter Pink. She is reported to have dated the singer and then actress Chrissie Carnell in 2013.
Kristanna Loken has a son named Thor who was born in May 2016. Thor came from the actress’s relationship with her longtime partner Jonathan Bates. Before Jonathan came into her life, the Bounty Killer star was married to actor Noah Danby, who starred with Loken in the movie Painkiller Jane. They got engaged in January 2008, tied the knot on May 10, 2008, on the Kristanna family farm, and separated the following year. Their short-lived relationship did not produce children.
It can be said with great certainty that the 1.80 meters tall Hollywood star is already on the way to greatness – not least thanks to her acting and modeling career, which has proven itself over the years. From both professions, the A-lister has acquired an impressive fortune, estimated at $8 million. It is assumed that she takes home a respectable income for her roles on both the small and the big screen.
The Geneva-born actress was born under the sun sign Libra, as her date of birth is between September 23 and October 22. Remember that she was born on October 8.