Kristin Nicole Adams, née Holt, is a television personality, entertainment news correspondent, singer, and viral video creator. Adams first rose to public awareness on American Idol. Between 2005 and 2008, Kristin served as the second host of G4’s Cheat!, a television show dedicated to video game cheats and strategies. In 2008, Cheat! segments were incorporated into G4’s X-Play, where she was a correspondent and occasional host throughout the remainder of the series. She also substituted hosting roles for the network’s other shows and specials, as needed. She hosted “Poker Night” on GSN and Nissan GT Academy on Speed. On January 1, 2010, Adams became the new co-host of the Character Fantasy film showcase on the USA Network. In 2012 Adams was a co-host/correspondent on Real Music Live on NBC.
Adams worked as a top 40 morning radio co-host in Dallas on KRBV, as the host of Hasbro’s DVD game Shout About Television, and as a host on the Starz network. She worked with V-Cast on Verizon Wireless phones. As an actress, she had brief appearances in two productions, as a reporter on a 2008 episode of the television series Dirty Sexy Money, and as a bartender in the 2009 film Rock Slyde.