Who is Kristine Froseth?
Kristine Froseth is an American-Norwegian actress and model. She is known for her works in web series such as ‘The Society’, a Netflix original, and ‘Looking for Alaska’, a Hulu original. She was born in New Jersey in US, to parents of Norwegian origin. Her modeling career began after she was discovered on a catwalk audition at Ski Storsenter, Norway. She later modeled for brands such as Miu Miu, Armani, Juicy Couture and H&M. She has also appeared in multiple music videos and movies. Her most significant work is the mystery teen drama web series ‘The Society’, which was released on Netflix in 2019. The series has been appreciated by both critics and audience. She portrayed a character named Kelly Aldrich. The same year, she also appeared in a teen drama web series, which was titled ‘Looking for Alaska’, in a main role. The reviews were mostly favorable. She is now set to appear in the upcoming film ‘Birds of Paradise’.
Childhood & Early Life
Kristine Froseth was born in New Jersey, the United States, on 21st September 1996. Her parents are of Norwegian origin. For a major part of her childhood, she travelled back and forth between Oslo, Norway, and New Jersey due to the nature of her father’s work.
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Kristine Froseth’s modeling career began after she was discovered on a catwalk audition at Ski Storsenter in Norway. She was scouted by IMG models as well while she was in New Jersey, at a fashion show held locally. She has also modeled for multiple brands such as Armani, Juicy Coulture, H&M and Miu Miu.
In 2016, she appeared in two music videos named ‘False Alarm’ and ‘Killing Me to Love You’. She also appeared in ten episodes of the TV show ‘Junior’, the same year. It received mostly negative reviews.
Her first role in a movie was in ‘Rebel in the Rye’, which released in September 2017. Directed by Danny Strong, the film included actors such as Nicholas Hoult, Kevin Spacey and Zoey Deutch. The reviews were mostly mixed to negative.
She was next seen in the 2018 Netflix original film teen comedy drama ‘Sierra Burgess is a Loser’. It was directed by Ian Samuels. It received mostly mixed reviews.
In 2018, she appeared in another Netflix original film ‘Apostle’. Directed by Gareth Evans, the film received quite a positive response from critics, due to its visuals, performances and cinematography.
She next played a main role in the series ‘The Truth about the Harry Quebert Affair’, an American mystery drama TV series. The reviews have been mostly positive.
Her popularity increased after she started appearing in the Netflix original teen mystery series ‘The Society’. The series has earned mostly positive reviews from critics. It revolves around a group of teenagers who must survive on their own, after everyone in their town disappears and a dense forest appears surrounding it. It was released in May 2019, on Netflix.
She next appeared in the horror film ‘Prey’, which was released in September 2019. The story is about a high school senior who has been put on a supposedly uninhabited island as a form of rehabilitation, but soon finds out that he’s not alone on the island. The reviews have been mixed to negative. The same year, she appeared in two other films ‘Low Tide’ and ‘The Assistant’.
Her last work in 2019 was the titular role in the web series ‘Looking for Alaska’ which released on Hulu in October. The show has received mostly favorable reviews from critics.
Kristine Froseth’s important works include the 2018 period horror film ‘Apostle’. It was directed by Gareth Evans, and it included actors such as Dan Stevens, Lucy Boynton, Bill Milner and Paul Higgins. The story revolves around a girl named Jennifer, who is kidnapped by a mysterious cult. Her brother, in order to rescue her, poses as a convert to the cult. The film was released on Netflix and has received mostly positive reviews.
She has earned popularity for her role in the teen mystery drama series ‘The Society’, which was also released on Netflix. The series has been created by Christopher Keyser, and it also stars actors such as Kathryn Newton, Sean Berdy, Jacques Colimon, Natasha LiuBordizzo, Toby Wallace, and Rachel Keller. It received positive response from critics.
Her main role in the web series ‘Looking for Alaska’, which was released in 2019 on Hulu, is also significant. Created by Josh Schwartz, the series features Froseth as Alaska Young. Other actors include Charlie Plummer, Jay Lee, Sofia Vassilieva and Uriah Shelton. The show was based on a book of the same name by John Green that was published in 2005.
Family & Personal Life
Kristine Froseth is currently believed to be single.