Cody Rifle is a skilled athlete who participates in track and field events, however, his expertise lies in shot put. He is recognized as the spouse of the American actress, Kristen Connolly.

Personal Life

According to his biography, Cody Rifle was in the United States of America on 11th April 1991. He completed his school at St. Johns Jesuit High School. While at school, he actively took part in sports activities, football was his first passion but soon, he shifted his focus to track and field events. He trained in the sport, shot put from a young age. He graduated from the College of Literature, Science and Arts affiliated to the University of Michigan, he studied sociology as his major. Apart from the above details, nothing more is known about Cody’s early life. Cody Riffle took Kristen Connolly as his wife in 2016 and they married was a private ceremony. The couple has so far not had any marital issues and seems to be leading a good life together.

Kristen Nora Connolly is a well-recognized actor known for her work in ‘Mona Lisa Smile’ and ‘Cabin in the Woods’. Prior to appearing on the big screen, she starred in numerous videos for ‘College Humor’ a Los Angeles based website. She began her journey in the show business in the year 2003 playing the role of a college student studying art history in ‘Mona Lisa Smile’, alongside Julia Roberts.

In the 2008 movie ‘Revolutionary Road’, she starred as Mrs Brace. In 2008 she had small roles in ‘The Happening’ as a woman sitting on a bench and in ‘Meet Dave’. She had a recurring role as Josie Anderson in the series titled ‘As the World Turns’ which ran from 2008 to 2009.The film ‘Confessions of a Shopaholic’ saw in the climax scene as the ‘lady who wins the beloved scarf at the auction’. Kristen’s most notable character was in the thriller film ‘The Cabin in the Wood’ directed by Drew Goddard, as the main lead Dana. Few of her other big-screen appearances were in ‘A Good Marriage’, ‘The Wizard of Lies’, ‘The Bay’ and ‘Worst Friends’.

Kristen appeared on the political drama ‘Houses of Cards in the role of Christina Gallagher for seventeen episodes. On the ABC network drama named ‘The Whispers’, she portrays Lena Lawrence. She took up the role of a journalist, Jamie Campbell in ‘Zoo’, which telecasts on the CBS network. Kristen has worked in ‘Nurse Jackie’ and ‘Mercy’ as well.


Cody Riffle started off his career as a footballer in college and later, shifted to athletics and shot put. His career-best till date is 54.71 meters when he played in the year 2011 on the 17th of April. Once again, he set a record in the indoor shot put throw at 19.25 meters which were his personal best in this category. Later in 2015, he made a new personal record by throwing at a distance of 19.39 meters on May 17th 2015 at an outdoor event held in East Lansing. Cody’s career currently seems to be taking an upward slope.

Last Modified: 15 Mar, 2018

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