Things you didn't know about Chrissy Metz
Chrissy Metz, born Christine Michelle Metz on Sept. 29, 1980, is the breakout star of NBC's hit TV show This Is Us. Metz has become a red carpet staple and is recognized everywhere she goes, which makes the fact that this is only her second major role all the more surprising. In 2014, Metz snagged a recurring role on American Horror Story: Freak Show, but before that, she was just another actress struggling to make it in Los Angeles, all while trying to keep her weight and mental health in check. Metz's real-life story reads almost like a screenplay. If you're curious to discover more, here are 10 facts you probably never knew about Hollywood's newest A-lister.