Who is 5ft 7in tall, weighs 120 pounds, prefers Rosebud Salve as lip gloss, is vegetarian and has a small tattoo on the lower back neck which is a symbol of faith? Simple! It is none other than Kaley Christine Cuoco, Hollywood and TV star and America’s sweetheart and heartthrob.
She was born on November 30, 1985 to Gary Carmine Cuoco of Italian descent and Layne Ann Wingate with English and German bloodline. Groomed early to the world of showbiz, Kaley started off on commercials for Barbie dolls at the tender age of 6 and got her first break in movies at 7 with Quicksand: No Escape.
Some of her well known roles in films include Virtuosity (1995), Growing up Brady (2000), Debating Robert Lee (2004), Separated at Worth (2006), Cougar Club (2007), The Penthouse (2010), The Last Ride (2011), Authors Anonymous (2014) and a bunch of them in 2015 namely The Wedding Ringer, Burning Bodhi and Alvin and the Chipmunks: The Road Chip.
Kaley Cuoco is also an established TV star and a few of her highly rated sitcoms are ABC show 8 Simple Rules (2002-2005), as Billy Jenkins in Charmed (2005-2006) and Penny in Big Bang Theory (2007 and still running). Her slew of awards reads like a roll of honour – Satellite Award in 2012, Critics’ Choice Television Award in 2013 and Peoples’ Choice Award in 2014. But the icing on the cake was the star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in October 2014.
The actress has had a tumultuous personal life. She dated her Big Bang co-star Johnny Galecki for two years till December 2009. She was engaged to Josh Resnik in October 2011 but called it curtains in 2012. Kaley married tennis player Ryan Sweeting in December 31, 2013 but on September 2015, the couple decided to go separate ways and mutually filed for divorce.
Kaley Christine Cuoco will always remain an enigma and a bright shining star to the millions of her fans the world over.