Christina Evangeline is a former model and actress who is best known for her role in the movie named ‘Mini Supreme (2015)’. Besides her work, she is most popular and came into the limelight after being in a romantic relationship with popular Saturday Night Live (SNL) star and Emmy Award Nominee, Kenan Thompson. This Canadian-American lady met her love during her ongoing career as a model and actress. Though the age difference of 11 years plays the biggest Hassle in their love life, they finally decided to get married and tied the knot on November 11, 2011. Today, this beautiful couple is blessed with two lovely daughters named Georgia Marie Thompson and Gianna Michelle Thompson.
Evangeline, not only focuses her career in the film industry but also served herself in various charitable non-governmental organizations like Save The Child Federation, American Refugee Committee, Christian Rivera Foundation and so on. Further, she started and founded her own project ‘Evermore’ that helps and supports the members of the community who have experienced any kind of loss. Christina has always been interested in photography and travelling and is highly active on social media.
|Quick Facts on Christina Evangeline|
|Full Name||Christina Evangeline|
|Born||24 March 1989|
|Height||5 ft 5 inches|
|Famous as||Ex-Wife of Kenon Thompson|
|Profession||Actress, Model and Interior Designer|
|Spouse||Kenan Thompson (12 November 2011 to 2022)|
|Children||Georgia Marie Thompson and Gianna Michelle Thompson|
|Current Partner||Chris Redd|
Christina’s Early Life
Christina aka Krissy was born on 24 March 1989 in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada. Since born and raised with Canadian parents, Krissy originally belongs to Canada however today enjoys being an American citizen. Though holding a white ethnicity she was purely accepting her husband’s ethnicity as black. Since her childhood days, she loves travel and photography. That’s why she never misses the chance to click pictures around the world and with her fans too. And talking about her education degree, to this date the info is under review. However, from the various sources, we came to the conclusion that she is a graduate holder.
Christina is a Model and Interior Designer
Moving towards her career journey, Christina began her career as a model and took part in various shows and magazines too. Then with her perfectionist as a model, she took a step up towards the film world. She made her first debut as an actress in Writer-Director Michael Stardust’s short comedy movie named ‘Mini Supreme’ in 2015. In that movie, she played the role of the pageant parent. Though she somehow positioned herself in the entertainment industry, to this date she is mostly accepted and known to be the gorgeous wife of great actor Kenan Thompson. Further, on ‘The Wendy William’s Show’, Kenan revealed that besides her acting and modelling career, his wife is an interior designer. This all shows that Christina not only has the looks but also has the brains and is known to be the lady with beauty and brains.
Evangeline Serves as a Philanthropist
How can someone be too perfect in all their work? This perfectly matches this lovely lady, Christina Evangeline. She had not stopped herself as a model, actress, and interior designer, she further actively participated and served herself as a pure philanthropist. Not only after her acting, but Christina was passionate about helping needy people from an early age. She gave her time and served in various associations. All in all, she founded a non-profit foundation ‘Evermore’ with the help of her two best therapist friends Michele and Jack that serves the one who lost their loved ones through a support system in the communities.
Besides the time in her foundation, she further equally participated as a volunteer service to other non-profit charitable organizations like Christian Rivera Foundation, American Refugee Committee, My Stuff bags Foundation, and the Save the Children Federation. The first foundation ‘The Christian Rivera Foundation’ had a very heart-touching story behind the name. It was named after a young 6-year boy who died from Pontine Glioma, a brain tumour. Then Christina along with the organization’s members associates effortlessly to finding the cure for this hard-to-treat brain tumour. Further, she also works and gives her best to benefit children’s health and happiness in ‘Save the Children Federation’.
Christina and Kenan Tied the Knot in 2011
As we already stated that Christina and SNL star Kenan Thompson met in the entertainment world. After dating for a while, Evangeline engaged to her love Kenan who is 11 years older than her in September 2010. And one year later they finally tied the knot on 12 November 2011. Their wedding reception took place in Artic Room in Georgia Aquarium where music and hosted by hip-hop artist and popular actor Kenan’s buddy Nick Cannon.
And one of her close ones talked about them and said that “[They’re] very happy. They’ve lived together as a couple and were excited to share the moments with close friends. She was thrilled and a beautiful bride.”
Christina and Kenan are Separated
In June 2022, news broke out that SNL alum Kenan Thompson is separating from his wife of 11 years. Kenan had officially filed for divorce from Christina in May with a request for 50/50 custody of the couple’s children. A source close to the couple revealed that the couple had been separated for almost a year, however, did not immediately file for paperwork. Both of them have not revealed the reasons behind the divorce but sources close claim that the ex-couple ‘simply grew apart as the years progressed’.
Evangeline’s Relationship with Kenan & Two Blessed Kids
After their second anniversary, this lovely couple welcomed their first baby girl named Georgia Marie Thompson on June 20, 2014. And when this little princess was on her fourth birthday, her parents were once again blessed with another baby girl on 31 July 2018. They named her Gianna Michelle Thompson.
The mother of two shared her happiness on Instagram and post the picture with a beautiful caption, ‘I’m usually private when it comes to these personal things, but we have less than 5 days until this little girl is due and I am just TEW excited.’
And the same goes for the daddy of these two lovely kids Kenan Thompson who shared his joy in one interview and said, ‘She makes us laugh. She’s a funny one. I try to make them laugh but I think they have heard enough from me, just from watching the show.” Further, he added, ‘Kids are hilarious. They say the darnedest things, but that’s just because they don’t really know what they’re saying, and that just makes much more funniness happen.’
Her Hard Work is Paying Off
Before having deep insights into Christina’s net worth, let us preview her SLN star husband’s net worth. Kenan Thompson, an Atlantic-born actor, and comedian gained his big success from Nick’s sketch comedy series ‘All That’. Later, he gave his best shots in his sitcom ‘Kenan and Kel’ along with Ken Mitchel. Further, he is best known for his roles in Good Burger, Fat Albert, and The Mighty Ducks franchise. Kenan, as an American actor and comedian have an incredible net worth after having so much success in his film career. And his net worth is estimated to be $14 million.
Now, finally talking about Christina’s net worth, as a Canadian-American actress, model, and interior designer, she had gathered a beautiful net worth. Although she is not as popular as her husband, we can somehow predict the net worth of Christina Evangeline. And from various sources, it has been disclosed that her net worth might be around $11 million as of 2020. However, the genuine information regarding her net worth hasn’t been disclosed yet.
Is Christina dating her ex-husband’s SNL co-star Chris Redd?
A few months after the news of Christina and Kenan’s divorce came out, it was reported that Christina was dating her ex-husband’s SNL co-star Chris Redd. The couple has been said to be dating since Christina and Kenan were allegedly already separated. However, sources claimed that there was no cheating involved and Thompson is not bothered by the relationship.