Schwarzenegger

Bio Summary

Full Name:  Christina Schwarzenegger
Birthdate: 23 July 1991
Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, USA Sex: Female
Status: Married
Known for:  Daughter of famed actor and politician, Arnold Schwarzenegger

Family:  Arnold Schwarzenegger (Father), Maria Shriver (Mother), Christopher Schwarzenegger (Brother) , Katherine Schwarzenegger (Sister), Patrick Schwarzenegger (Brother), Joseph Baena (Brother).


Christina Schwarzenegger is the daughter of famed American actor, businessman, politician and bodybuilder, Arnold Schwarzenegger. Her mother was once the first lady of California. Christina is a movie producer. She spent her childhood years in California, where she was born. She is an alumnus of Georgetown University. She was addicted to Adderall, a stimulant drug used to treat attention deficit hyperactivity disorder and improve one’s ability to maintain attention. She has been taking it as a child and grew to depend on it. With time, she weaned herself from the drugs. This experience formed the backstory of the Netflix documentary entitled ‘Take Your Pills’, which she produced in 2018. The movie portrays the effect of the addiction to Adderall and its influence on the world today. The director of the documentary was Alison Klayman. Christina loves social media and tries to maintain an active presence on the various social media channels. Her Instagram account has garnered hundreds of thousands of fans, and she frequently shares details about her life and career. 

Early life

Christina Schwarzenegger was born in July 1991. She spent much of her childhood in Los Angeles, California. She is the second daughter of a popular movie actor, Arnold Schwarzenegger and has three other siblings namely, Katherine, Patrick and Christopher. Joseph Baena is said to be her half-brother. 

Her father, Arnold Schwarzenegger, is Hollywood’s most respected and famous entertainer. Originally from Australia, in 1968, he emigrated to the United States of America at the cusp of adulthood (age 21). His first taste of fame came as a bodybuilder. Before he clocked age 23, he would be crowned Mr. Universe and would go on to win Mr Olympia on multiple occasions. Arnold’s first major film role was in Hercules in New York in the late 1960s. He would later star in classic movies such as Conan the Barbarian, Terminator, Commando and Conan the destroyer. In the early 2000s, he would venture into the murky waters of politics and would win the gubernatorial election as the California state governor. He held the post for eight years before retracing his step back to the entertainment industry. 

Christina Schwarzenegger and her mom

Her mother, Maria Shriver would meet her father in 1977 at the Robert F. Kennedy Tennis Tournament. Her mother had family ties to the then US president, John Kennedy. Maria Shriver married Arnold Schwarzenegger in the mid-1980s. This shows that Christina grew up in the home of one of the most celebrated actors in America. Her mother is a well-known journalist and book writer. She has won several accolades in her career as a creative writer including the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences award, Peabody Award and Emmy Awards.  

Personal Life

Christina Schwarzenegger is a married woman. She struck up a relationship with Chris Pratt, an American actor. They confirmed their engagement in the first month of 2019 and mid 2019, Christina Schwarzenegger and Chris Pratt exchanged marital vows. Christina is a stepmother to Chris Pratt’s son. 

Career

As soon as she finished her university education, she consulted widely with many accomplished people, ranging from musicians, business owners to athletes, on her career path. Christina Schwarzenegger had already authored two books Outer Beauty from Someone Who’s Been There and Rock What You’ve Got: Secrets to Loving Your Inner
She published another book in 2014  I Just Graduated . . . Now What?  In 2018, She served as a producer in the documentary series Take Your Pills.