Appeared (as "Romeo") in William Shakespeare
's "Romeo and Juliet". Stratford Theatre, Stratford, Ontario, Canada.
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Chris Walken | Ronnie Walken | Christopher Wlaken
6' (1.83 m)
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I always figured that if I'm gonna be playing these people, that there should be this relationship to the audience that is very clear. "That's Chris, and look at Chris having a good time, wanting to take over the world and sink California and shoot everybody in the room" - just so long as they understand that that's Chris on the set having fun. And that Chris wouldn't really do anything like that.
His performance as Nick Chevotarevich in The Deer Hunter
(1978) is ranked #88 on Premiere Magazine's 100 Greatest Performances of All Time (2006).
Deep gravelly voice