Christina Hendricks wasborn on May 3, 1975. Christina Hendricks is an American actress best known for her starring role as Joan Holloway in the AMC series Mad Men, and as Saffron in Fox’s short lived series Firefly. As an actress, Hendricks has made her mark in a number of guest TV appearances.
Her first television break came when she became a regular in the series Beggars & Choosers. Since then, she has starred in the series The Big Time and The Court, opposite Sally Field and Craig Bierko, as well as the law drama Kevin Hill. She has also had recurring roles in ER and Firefly. She guest-starred in episodes of Angel, Miss Match, Tru Calling, Presidio Med, Without a Trace, and Las Vegas.
Hendricks also starred opposite Kip Pardue in South of Pico. Hendricks has appeared in four episodes of the NBC TV show Life in the recurring role of Olivia, detective Charlie Crews’ soon-to-be stepmother and Ted Earley’s love interest.