Life and careerEdit
She was born in West Germany to Boryslaw and Natalie Jastrzembski. In 1952 the family relocated to Jersey City, New Jersey to start a new life after World War 2. In Jersey, Christina's parents owned a corner store. Christina attended James J. Ferris High School in Jersey City from 1962 to 1966. She graduated from St. Peters College in 1970 with a degree in psychology. In 1972 she moved to Canada, where she began an acting career which has lasted over 30 years. She has performed across Canada on stage, television, commercials, cartoons, and feature films. On film, she has appeared in The Imaginarium of Doctor Parnassus, Ill Fated, and The Beast of Bottomless Lake.
Her television credits include The Guard, Flash Gordon and Andromeda. In 2009, she appeared in New Moon, playing the "old Bella" that we see in the beginning of the movie.