In 2002, Kristen began dating Jake Gyllenhaal as her boyfriend. Jake Gyllenhaal is also an actor and he is famous for his role in the movie Brokeback Mountain. They dated each other for about two years and they broke up in 2004.
In 2012, Kristen was spotted with Garrett Hedlund having romantic love affairs with Garrett Hedlund. Garrett Hedlund is also an actor, model and singer. She has not been married and divorced yet.
When Kristen was 11, she got enrolled at Ranney School. However, with the separation of her parents in 1993 she began living with her mother in Los Angeles, California and there she joined Laurel Hall School. Later on she got enrolled at Notre Dame High School and she finally graduated from there in 2000. Initially she was not interested in acting and criticized her mother for forcing her to act. However, after she gained popularity as an actress, she thanked her mother to follow this path. She made her acting debut at a young age. She starred the role of Lisa's Daughter in the 1989 movie New York Stories. The following year, she played the role of Campbell McCoy in the movie The Bonfire of the Vanities. She got her rise in fame after she portrayed the role of Claudia in the drama horror film Interview with the Vampire. Her breakthrough role came in 2002 after she began starring the role of Mary Jane Watson in the movie Spider-Man. For this role she earned the salary of $2,000,000. Her net worth is estimated to be around $25 million.