On 15th of October 1983, Christine got married to Matthew Cowles. Matthew Cowles was also an actor and he was also a talented play writer. They were strongly bonded into this married life and they also had two children together as a husband and wife. Her husband Matthew died of congestive heart failure on 22nd of May 2014. Her nationality is American and she is five feet and ten inches in her height.
Christine was born and raised in Buffalo. There she attended Villa Maria Academy and she also graduated from there. Later on she joined New York City's Juilliard School and began studying drama and acting in Drama Division Group 3. She finally earned her Bachelor of Arts degree from there in 1974. She was interested in acting since her young age. In 1977, she was seen in an American sitcom Busting Loose where she played the role of Debbie. Three years later, she appeared in the TV movie Playing for Time starring the role of Olga. In 1982, she starred the role of a blond girl on bar in the movie Soup for One. In the early 1980s, she appeared in the movies like Lovesick, Crackers, 9½ Weeks, Legal Eagles and so on. She got her rise in fame in the mid 1980s by appearing in a play The Real Thing. She is also well acclaimed for her role in a play Rumors. Her net worth is $14 million.