Trivia Kaley’s last name “Cuoco” means "cook" in the Italian language.
She began her professional career as a commercial and print model and has appeared in 6 different commercials for “Barbie”.
Kaley was home schooled on a Television set and earned her High School degree at the age of 16.
She began her regular on-screen acting career in 1992 when she played the character “Connie Reinhardt” in the made for TV Thriller Movie “Quicksand: No Escape” when she was 7 years old.
In 2004 Kaley was voted #74 in “FHM” (For Him Magazine) in their annual “100 Sexiest Women” in the world poll.
After she was “Punk’d” by “Ashton Kutcher” on 9 May 2004 she was quoted as saying: "I felt like the biggest idiot on the planet". "I watch Punk'd like a Saint. I always said it would be fun to be Punk'd but that it would never happen to me".
Kaley has vowed revenge big time on Kutcher and was quoted as saying: "All us people who have been Punk'd should make a show called 'Get Ashton' and try to make a master plan at how we can get back at him".
She was also quoted as saying: "Now I get to Punk somebody else. It's like tag".
On 25 September 2005 she became a regular cast member on the weekly Comedy, Drama, Romance series “Charmed” and has since appeared on a total of 18 episodes of the show and has taped 4 other episodes for future airing.
She enthusiastically enjoys bowling and horse-back riding.
Kaley Cuoco Quotes
Kaley Cuoco: James Garner is like a peaceful river through our chaos.
Kaley Cuoco: After everything happened, we all got super tight. I can't deny it. We all just love each other. James Garner and David Spade came on and we fell in love with them too. We've just become a family all over again. We don't want to lose anyone again.
Kaley Cuoco: For me, what I really want to come out of it is to show people that I can hold together a movie, be the number one character and play someone who is twenty or twenty-one.
Kaley Cuoco: Horseback riding is my passion. Other than work. People can't imagine me getting dirty, but that's what I love about it.
Kaley Cuoco: I totally decorated my bathroom myself. Know where I got all my stuff? Target!
Kaley Cuoco: I still talk to the rest of the cast all the time. They were more like my family than my own family for a while, because not every show goes through something as tragic as what we went through when John died.