Did Penelope lose weight? Penelope lost only a small amount of weight. It helped the level of confidence she was already gaining as a curvy woman. “The weight loss and being able to feel comfortable within one’s skin with clothes that flattered her helped her feel more assure of who she is and it reflected in how she was able to speak up more.
Is Kirsten Vangsness vegetarian? Criminal Minds actor Kirsten Vangsness is vegetarian, so she made her character, Penelope Garcia, vegetarian, too.
Who is Kirsten Vangsness husband? In a 2011 interview, Vangsness has described herself as “as queer as a purple unicorn singing Madonna”. She was in a seven-year relationship with editor Melanie Goldstein, to whom she was engaged, until 2013. In November 2015, it was reported that Vangsness became engaged to actor and writer Keith Hanson.
What is Kirsten Vangsness doing now? Apart from acting, Vangsness also served as a writer on the show. The actress doesn’t have any upcoming projects at the moment. Her most recent project outside the show was the 2017 comedy horror movie, Dave Made a Maze.