Style Watch Special: Sneak Peek CHRISTINA APPLEGATE The Samantha Who? actress is a beach babe in her cover-up, Alex Woo earrings and oversized sunglasses as she shoots in Santa Monica. Brief Biography: Christina Applegate was born on Thanksgiving Day, November 25th 1971 in Los Angeles, California. Making her acting debut in her mothers arms at three months of age, from that moment on, her future in acting was sealed. Particularly well-known for playing Kelly Bundy on the Fox television network sitcom Married… with Children, she has since established a successful film and television career and won an Emmy award for Outstanding Guest Actress in a Comedy Series.