Kristin Chenoweth Debuts Longer, Darker Hair

09/01/2014 at 11:15 AM ET

Quick, check outside your window to see if pigs are flying. Quintessential blonde Kristin Chenoweth has opted for a darker hue as she heads into fall.

Kristen Chenoweth hair photosCharles Sykes/Bravo/NBCU Photo Bank; Courtesy Haus

“Goin dark is fun,” she captioned the below photo, which gives a good view of her new ombré do. She’s almost entirely a brunette now with the exception of her honey-kissed tips. And she didn’t just go darker: She also showed off significantly longer strands, courtesy of the hair wizards at NYC’s Gemini 14 salon.

When a fan asked how her hair got so long, so fast, Chenoweth joked on Twitter: “I’m actually part chia.” She followed that up by saying, “Hello I’m such a blonde. Oh wait. Not anymore!”

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It was an abrupt change for the star, who has been spending the past year growing out a pixie cut she chopped last November at Jennifer Lopez’s suggestion.

At the time, she told PEOPLE she was still adjusting to the cut, but loved what it represented. “I think I’ve needed this for a long time. I was nervous about being so exposed. It is what it is. I am what I am,” she said. “I encourage people to go for it. There is nothing wrong with having a change in life. And guess what: Hair grows back.” Or changes overnight with a little professional help!

Do you love her new look? What do you think of her as a brunette?

–Alex Apatoff

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Amaryllis on

Oh that is BAD.

Andrea on

I actually like it, but she really would look great with some soft bangs.

Jill Salczynski on

Does not even look like her. The face structure has changed! Do love the blonde bob though makes her look younger.

Lacey on

Oh no, go back!

nash on

She Need bang, big forehead :)

Smithy on

She has such strong features that the center part forehead featuring cuts don’t really work on her. Shorter is better. Blond is better. Some sort of bang is better.

Pattimelt on

Yuck. Get some bangs to cover that big forehead.

veggie mama on

Well, her voice drives me crazy and she’s always poking fun at her cute little size. Boring. Her hair looks better blond. It fits her! And shorter bob with bangs would take off the 10 extra years she just added making it darker! Still, she’s too cutesy for my liking.

Smithy on

I have this forehead. I cover this forehead.

Pattimelt on

Look closely…….thats not the same person. Nose is different. One pic has smile lines, the other doesnt. Different colored eyes. WTF?

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