Quite the journey. Chrishell Stause wasn’t launched to the world as an actress till 2005, two years after receiving her B.A. in theater, however had already been by way of fairly a journey.
The actress, born in Missouri, had a really powerful upbringing, one thing she’s detailed over her years on actuality TV. Her mom was at a Shell fuel station when she went into labor, and the attendant who helped her was named Chris, which explains her title.
After her household struggled with money and, at times, homelessness, Stause acquired her massive break on All My Children. She’s since taken on many various careers — and admitted it’s not at all times straightforward to begin recent.
“You get to a point in your life when you feel like you’re successful and it feels great. [When you start new,] it reminds you how we get back into that,” she advised Us Weekly completely in September 2020 competing on Dancing With the Stars season 29. “What makes you a success is that you push through those moments and [this] just reminds me of that. In those tough moments where you just kind of want to sit in your tulle and be like ‘This sucks.’ That’s not how I got to be where I’m at! I got here because I felt that, and I pushed through it.”
She continued: “The biggest thing I’ve learned is that I haven’t lost that. It’s something that you go through very early on in the beginning of your career and go through it again and again. At this point, it’s the third time in my life of a career moment where you’re like, ‘Oh, I know nothing. I’m starting over.’ I did it with acting, I did it with real estate and now, I’m doing it with dancing. So, it’s like, ‘OK. I know nothing. I feel like a failure but let me push through and try and succeed.’”
Stause’s newer success doesn’t go unnoticed by her followers, who’ve watched her on Selling Sunset since 2019. While the previous cleaning soap star’s love life has typically made headlines — after divorcing Justin Hartley in November 2019, she went on to date and subsequently cut up from her Oppenheim Group boss, Jason Oppenheim — the Netflix persona has been in a relationship with musician G Flip since May 2022.
Scroll by way of the gallery beneath to see extra from Stause over the years.