“I’ve learned to love gambling,” she told People.com, “I was in Australia for a few months and gambling is like a national pastime there, so I learned to love betting on horses, and now I even put in a few football bets and I’m kind of obsessed and into it.”
She likes most of all blackjack and horse racing, but she declared that she was never winner at sports betting.
Christina Ricci is an Emmy Award-nominated American actress who first achieved fame for her role as Wednesday Addams in The Addams Family (1991), and its sequel Addams Family Values (1993).
Currently holds her own production company, Blaspheme Films, responsible for Pumpkin and Prozac Nation.
In February last year, along with Samuel L. Jackson, she presented a Grammy Award at the 2007 Grammys. Ricci has starred in Penelope, alongside Reese Witherspoon, a modern day fairytale, and in 2008, she will play the female lead in The Wachowski Brothers’ feature film adaptation of Speed Racer.
She is currently dating Australian actor Christopher “Kick” Gurry who she met on the set of Speed Racer.