Nov. 26th, 1973
Racine, Wisconsin, USA
Kristin Bauer's Main TV Roles
Main Movie Roles2004 - 50 First Dates
2000 - Dancing at the Blue Iguana
1997 - Romy and Michele's High School Reunion
1995 - Galaxis
Guest TV Roles[none found]
Kristin grew up in Wisconsin playing sports, riding horses, and shooting guns. Her father was an avid horseman and gun collector and her mother a housewife involved in charities. Kristin moved to LA and began acting in 1994 after studying fine arts in St. Louis, Boston and New York. She still studies drawing and painting to this day and does commissioned portraits in between shooting and working to better the treatment of animals and God's greatest artistic creation - "this spaceship we live on called Earth." She lives in LA with her many rescued animals and her South African husband, Abri van Straten, a singer, song writer, classical guitar player of the band The Lemmings, who is also releasing a solo record in 2009.
- She is also a sketcher and painter.
- Originally read for the role of Wonder Woman on Justice League (2001), but was declined in favor of Susan Eisenberg. However, Bruce Timm remembered her and later cast her as Queen Mera, the wife of Aquaman, for the episode "The Enemy Below".