Does the name Christina Schwarzenegger ring a bell? If it does, then the introduction is in order. Christina is a talented American actress and producer, famously known as the daughter of Arnold Schwarzenegger and his former spouse, Maria Shriver. Her dad is a multi-dimensional actor and former Governor of California, United States, while her mother Maria is a journalist, author, and the former First Lady of California.
Following in her father’s footsteps, Christina has since established herself as a producer in Hollywood. She boasts a wonderful resume with a good number of projects under her belt. Some of her most popular works include the 2018 Netflix documentary, Take Your Pills. In addition, she is also popular on social media platforms such as Twitter and Instagram, among others. Keep reading as we bring you interesting facts about Arnold Schwarzenegger’s daughter below.
Christina Schwarzenegger’s Bio
Born on the 23rd day of July 1991, Christina Schwarzenegger’s birth took place in Los Angeles, California, in the United States. She is the daughter of Hollywood veteran and former California’s governor, Arnold Schwarzenegger and Maria Shriver, an author and journalist. Her father is an Austrian immigrant to the United States and he became a US Citizen on 17th September 1983. He served as California’s governor from 2003 to 2011. Christina holds American nationality and Austrian-American ethnicity.
She spent her early years in Los Angeles where she completed her basic education. After her graduation, she enrolled at Georgetown University situated in Washington, D.C. where she bagged a bachelor’s degree in 2013.
Soon after her graduation, Christina followed in her father’s footsteps and made her way into the American entertainment industry. She has now established herself as an actress as well as a producer in Hollywood. She made strides in 2018 when she produced the critically acclaimed Netflix documentary series, Take Your Pills.
The series revolves around the abuse of Adderall, a drug primarily used in the treatment of hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) and narcolepsy by American college students. The documentary which was directed by Alison Klayman was released on Netflix in 2018.
Later in the same year, Christina Schwarzenegger also made guest appearances in TV series such as Access Hollywood and The Doctors. Aside from her career in Hollywood, Christina also works as an assistant editor at Goop, a highly successful lifestyle brand founded by Gwyneth Paltrow.
Christina Schwarzenegger’s Family: Parents and Siblings
Like we earlier stated, Christina Schwarzenegger, is the daughter of Arnold Schwarzenegger and his ex-wife, Maria Shriver. Her father is a legendary Hollywood star as well as an American political icon. He served as the 38th Governor of the US State of California from 2003 to 2011. In addition, he is also popular for movies like Conan the Destroyer, The Terminator franchise, Commando, The Expendables franchise, and Killing Gunther, among many others.
Christina’s mother, on the other hand, is an Emmy Award-winning American journalist and author, as well as the former First Lady of California. She is a member of the Kennedy family. Her mother, Eunice Kennedy Shriver was a sister of John F. Kennedy. Currently, working as a special anchor and correspondent for NBC News, Maria has equally worked with several other mainstream media outfits. In the course of her career, she has received two Emmy Awards and an Academy of Television Arts & Sciences Award.
Her parents got hitched in April 1986 and were married for 25 years before their separation in May 2011. Their divorce process was finalized in 2017, citing irreconcilable differences as the reason for their divorce. The American producer is not the only child of her parents; she also has three other biological siblings and one stepsibling.
Christina Schwarzenegger’s siblings include her older sister Katherine Schwarzenegger (b. December 1989) who has established herself as a published author. She is also the better half of actor Chris Pratt. Christina’s brother, Patrick is also an actor/model (b. 18th September 1993), and Christopher Schwarzenegger (b. 27th September 1997). In addition, she also has a stepbrother named Joseph Schwarzenegger, a 2013 graduate of Georgetown University.
Other Facts About Arnold Schwarzenegger’s Daughter
1. Christina is a very tall and beautiful lady; she stands at a height of 5 feet 9 inches and weighs 58 kg. In addition, she has body measurements (bust-waist-hips) of 34-24-35 inches.
2. She wears a dress of size 6 (US) and a bra of 33B. Her eyes are green while her hair is golden brown in color.
3. Christina Schwarzenegger has been successful since the inception of her career and has amassed a huge net worth of $4.56 million.
4. Her family has a pet dog who they named Maverick Schwarzenegger.