Kristen Dalton played the dual role of actress Tina Louise and the character Ginger Grant in the 2001 CBS-TV docudrama film "Surviving Gilligan's Island".
|Birthplace:||San Diego, California, USA|
|Also known for:||Danielle Steel's "Family Album"|
|Series:||Surviving Gilligan's Island TV movie|
|Character played:||Tina Louise / Ginger|
Born Kristen V. Hocking on February 14, 1966, Kristen Dalton is an American actress from San Diego, California. Not much is known about her early career; she got her big break in the feature film, "Tango & Cash," with Kurt Russell, which soon landed her roles in "A Night at the Roxbury" with SNL alumni, Will Ferrell and Chris Kattan, and in "The Departed" with Jack Nicholson. She has since starred in several other movies, such as Danielle Steel's "Family Album," "They Nest" and Surviving Gilligan's Island in 2001 where she portrayed the dual roles of Ginger Grant and actress Tina Louise.
Among Dalton's resume of TV shows is "The Dead Zone," "Beverly Hills, 90210,' "Murder, She Wrote," "Diagnosis Murder," "Sliders," "Stargate SG-1" and "CSI: NY." In 2009, she divorced her husband of sixteen years, actor Darren Jack Dalton, on August 8, 1993.