Kristen Bell Talks ‘The Woman in the House Across the Street From the Girl in the Window’

Kristen Bell stars as Anna in the new series, The Woman in the House Across the Street From the Girl in the Window. She also serves as an executive producer. All eight episodes are now streaming on Netflix.

For heartbroken Anna (Kristen Bell), every day is the same. She sits with her wine, staring out the window, watching life go by without her. But when a handsome neighbor (Tom Riley) and his adorable daughter (Samsara Yett) move in across the street, Anna starts to see a light at the end of the tunnel. That is until she witnesses a gruesome murder… Or did she?


On television, Bell can also be seen in Veronica Mars, The Good Place, Burning Love, Gossip Girl, House of Lies, Heroes, Party Down, as well as Parks and Recreation. Her film work includes Bad Moms, A Bad Moms Christmas, Queenpins, Some Girl(S), The Lifeguard, The Boss, CHIPS, How to Be a Latin Lover, Like Father, Fifty Pills, Pulse, Forgetting Sarah Marshall, Hit and Run, Fanboys, Serious Moonlight, Couples Retreat, When in Rome, You Again, Big Miracle, Burlesque, Safety Not Guaranteed, Scream 4, Spartan, Roman, and Stuck in Love.

The actress voices the role of Anna in Frozen, Frozen II, and Ralph Breaks the Internet. Additionally, she has voiced characters in Ultra City Smiths, Unsupervised, Bubble Guppies, Zootopia, Terrific Trucks, Teen Titans Go! To the Movies, Big Mouth, Central Park, Astro Boy, and Do, Re & Mi.


I had the chance to chat with the actress about why this genre was so interesting, how telling the story from Anna’s perspective adds to the show, her favorite filming memory with Shelley Hennig, and more!

Watch my interview below for everything she told me: