KRISTEN BELL is most well-known for starring in Disney hit Frozen and Forgetting Sarah Marshall. But what do we know about the actress and who is she married to? Who is Kristen Bell? Kristen Bell, 38, is an American actress who shot to fame after starring in Forgetting Sarah Marshall in 2008. She was born on July 18, 1980, in Michigan, and from the age of 13 was featuring in TV and newspaper ads via an agent. She is also famous for curling into a ball and breaking down in tears when she discovered she was going to meet a sloth on her birthday. She became the first-ever host for the Screen Actors Guild Awards in 2018. What films has she been in? One of her big breaks came in 2004 when she appeared in the Lifetime television film Gracie’s Choice, before becoming the title character in Veronica Mars. She also starred alongside Christina Aguilera and Cher in the movie Burlesque in 2010, and Bad Moms in 2017. She played Sarah Marshall in the movies Forgetting Sarah Marshall in … [Read more...] about Who is Kristen Bell, who’s the Frozen star’s husband Dax Shepard and how many children does she have?
By Washington Post PUBLISHED: October 18, 2018 at 8:43 am | UPDATED: October 18, 2018 at 9:04 am By Lindsey Bever | The Washington Post As sexual assault survivors continue to share their stories, sparking a worldwide #MeToo reckoning, actress Kristen Bell is publicly expressing concern about “Snow White” and the prince who kissed her without consent. Bell, who provided the voice of Princess Anna in Disney’s animated film “Frozen,” told Parents magazine that when she reads “Snow White” to her two young daughters, she poses a question: “Don’t you think that it’s weird that the prince kisses Snow White without her permission? Because you cannot kiss someone if they’re sleeping!” She told the magazine she also warns her 3- and 5-year-old daughters not to take apples – or anything else – from strangers. “Every time we close Snow White I look at my girls and ask: ‘Don’t you think … [Read more...] about Disney princess Kristen Bell worries about what movies teach girls about consent
6 minutes ago Disney has built an empire on the fairy tale princesses they've created, but one of the new princesses has an issue with the original. In a recent interview, Kristen Bell reveals that when her children hear the story of Snow White, she has to talk to them about it so they don't walk away with a bad message. The main issue comes from the fact that Snow White just doesn't ask a lot of questions. According to Bell... It's difficult to argue that, when it comes to agency, Snow White doesn't have much. The entire Disney version of the story, which appears to be version Bell is reading to her kids, sees the plot happen to Snow without the character actually doing much on her own. She would have certainly been killed by the Huntsman if he hadn't had a change of heart and told her to run. She falls asleep because some random old woman shows up and gives her an apple to eat. Even in a happy fantasy land that seems a bit too trusting. Of course, not taking food from … [Read more...] about Frozen Princess Kristen Bell Has Some Problems With Snow White
Kristen Bell has slammed Disney classic Snow White for sending the wrong message about consent to children. The Frozen star, 38, shared her opinion on the fairytale to Parenting and explained that the story is teaching boys to kiss without permission as Snow White is asleep when the prince kisses her. The Veronica Mars actress admitted she realised the theme after reading The Brothers Grimm story to her daughters Lincoln, five, and Delta, three. She said: "Don’t you think that it’s weird that the prince kisses Snow White without her permission?' Because you can not kiss someone if they’re sleeping!" Kristen also reflected on how Snow White never question the witch's intentions for giving her a poison apple. She added: "Every time we close Snow White, I look at my girls and ask, 'Don’t you think it's weird that Snow White didn’t ask the old witch why she needed to eat the apple? Or where she got that apple?' "I say, 'I would never take food from a stranger, … [Read more...] about Frozen star Kristen Bell slams Disney classic Snow White for teaching boys to kiss without permission
Kristen Bell and Keira Knightley have voiced concerns over the messaging behind some Disney princesses.US actress Bell said classic film Snow White And The Seven Dwarfs – which tells the story of the eponymous princess relying on a prince to free her from a curse after eating an apple from a stranger – sent the wrong message to young girls.Meanwhile, British star Knightley revealed Cinderella is banned in her house. The fairytale sees Cinderella rescued from a life of servitude by a prince.Speaking to Parents magazine, The Good Place actress Bell said she warns her daughters Lincoln, five, and Delta, three, to be wary of Snow White’s themes.She said: “Every time we close Snow White, I look at my girls and ask, ‘Don’t you think it’s weird that Snow White didn’t ask the old witch why she needed to eat the apple? Or where she got that apple?’.“I say, ‘I would never take food from a stranger, would you?’ … [Read more...] about Keira Knightley and Kristen Bell voice concerns over Disney princess messaging