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Cristin Milioti Biography

Birth Place:
Cherry Hill, New Jersey, United States
Actor, singer

Fast Facts

  • Shaved her head before her first day of middle school
  • Was in the original Broadway cast for the musical Once, which was based on the 2006 film of the same name
  • Unable to read music, she was given 10 days to learn two key songs, one classical and one contemporary, for Once
  • Featured in a Vogue magazine spread that photographically chronicled her preparations for the 2012 Tony awards, for which she was a nominee
  • Was introduced as the Mother in the 2013 Season 8 finale of How I Met Your Mother
  • To maintain secrecy while shooting her brief scene, all the extras were members of the series' production staff
  • Once played in a New York City band called Eelwax Jesus
  • Because of her unfamiliarity with Los Angeles street signs, received four parking tickets in her first week in the city