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Christopher McDonald was born and raised in New York. His breakout role was in Ridley Scott's Thelma and Louise (1991) followed shortly by playing Jack Barry in Robert Redford's Quiz show (1994). Other notable performances include Into Thin Air (1997) as John Krakauher and Tappy Timmons in Requiem for a Dream (2000) opposite Ellen Burstyn. Chris ... See full bio »

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 2015 Texas Rising (TV Mini-Series) (filming)
Henry Karnes (2015)
 2015 Don't Worry Baby (post-production)
Harry Lang
 2015 The Tank (post-production)
Lawson
 2014 The Squeeze (post-production)
Riverboat
 2014 You've Got to be Kidding (Short) (completed)
Garbage Man
 2014 Regular Show (TV Series)
Carl Putter
- Daddy Issues (2014) ... Carl Putter (voice)
 2014 Ben 10: Omniverse (TV Series)
Captain Nemesis
- The Vengers (2014) ... Captain Nemesis (voice)
 2014 Beware the Batman (TV Series)
Harvey Dent / Weapons Seller
- Doppleganger (2014) ... Harvey Dent (voice)
- Alone (2014) ... Harvey Dent (voice)
- Twist (2014) ... Harvey Dent (voice)
- Epitaph (2014) ... Harvey Dent (voice)
- Hero (2014) ... Harvey Dent / Weapons Seller (voice)
 2014 Believe Me
Ken
 2014 Being American
Mark
 2014/II Pretty Perfect
Max
 2014 About Last Night
Casey McNeil
 2013-2014 Kirstie (TV Series)
Jeffrey Sheppard / Jeffrey
- When They Met (2014) ... Jeffrey Sheppard
- Like a Virgin (2014) ... Jeffrey
- Pilot (2013) ... Jeffrey Sheppard
 2014 Zipper
Peter Kirkland
 2013 Body of Proof (TV Series)
Gerry Roberts
- Disappearing Act (2013) ... Gerry Roberts
 2012 Kung Fu Panda: Legends of Awesomeness (TV Series)
Undertaker
- The Po Who Cried Ghost (2012) ... Undertaker (voice)
 2012 Not Fade Away
Jack Dietz
 2011-2012 CollegeHumor Originals (TV Series short)
Tim / Tim Cook
 2010-2012 Ben 10: Ultimate Alien (TV Series)
Captain Nemesis
- Catch a Falling Star (2012) ... Captain Nemesis (voice)
- Hero Time (2010) ... Captain Nemesis (voice)
 2011 Adventures of Serial Buddies
Father Christopher
 2006-2011 Law & Order: Criminal Intent (TV Series)
Evan Korman / Declan Pace
- Icarus (2011) ... Evan Korman
- Dollhouse (2006) ... Declan Pace
 2010 Ben 10 Ultimate Alien: Cosmic Destruction (Video Game)
Captain Nemesis (voice, as Christopher MacDonald)
 2009-2010 SGU Stargate Universe (TV Series)
Alan Armstrong
- Pain (2010) ... Alan Armstrong
 2010 Barry Munday
Dr. Preston Edwards
 2010 Black Widow
Steve
 2010/IV Refuge
Jack Phillips
 2009 Numb3rs (TV Series)
Frank Thompson
- Ultimatum (2009) ... Frank Thompson
 2009/II Reunion
Eamon
 2009 Fanboys
Big Chuck (as Chris McDonald)
 2009 Law & Order (TV Series)
John Jay McIntyre
- Illegitimate (2009) ... John Jay McIntyre
 2009 Spooner
Dennis Spooner
 2008 An American Carol
Lab Supervisor
 2008 Psych (TV Series)
Paul Haversham
- Ghosts (2008) ... Paul Haversham
 2008 Player 5150
Tony Moffit
 2008 Summerhood
Assistant Director
 2008 Mad Money
Bryce Arbogast (as Chris McDonald)
 2007 My Sexiest Year
Adult Jake
 2007 The Bronx Is Burning (TV Series)
Joe DiMaggio
- Caught! (2007) ... Joe DiMaggio
 2004-2007 Kim Possible (TV Series)
Hego
- Mathter and Fervent (2007) ... Hego (voice)
- Stop Team Go! (2007) ... Hego (voice)
- Go Team Go (2004) ... Hego (voice)
 2007 The Sopranos (TV Series)
Eddie Dunne
- Stage 5 (2007) ... Eddie Dunne
 2007 Medium (TV Series)
Gregory King
- 1-900-Lucky (2007) ... Gregory King
 2006 Las Vegas (TV Series)
Kidnapper / Kidnapper Chips
- Delinda's Box: Part 2 (2006) ... Kidnapper
- Delinda's Box: Part 1 (2006) ... Kidnapper Chips
 2004-2006 Cracking Up (TV Series)
Ted Shackleton
- The Fixer (2006) ... Ted Shackleton (as Chris McDonald)
- Pilot (2004) ... Ted Shackleton
- Prom Night (2004) ... Ted Shackleton (as Chris McDonald)
 2006 Funny Money
Vic
 2006 Twins (TV Series)
Terry
- Blast from the Past (2006) ... Terry
 2006 You've Reached the Elliotts (TV Movie)
Phil
 2005 Fat Actress (TV Series)
Jimmy - Kirstie's Brother
- Crack for Good (2005) ... Jimmy - Kirstie's Brother
 2005 New Car Smell (TV Movie)
Mac
 2004 Peter Gabriel: Play (Video)
Barry Williams (segment "The Barry Williams Show")
 2004 North Shore (TV Series)
Walter Booth
- Bellport (2004) ... Walter Booth
- Alexandra (2004) ... Walter Booth
- Vice (2004) ... Walter Booth
- Burned (2004) ... Walter Booth
 2004 Justice League (TV Series)
Jor-El
- For the Man Who Has Everything (2004) ... Jor-El (voice)
 2003 Without a Trace (TV Series)
Bob Carroll
- The Bus (2003) ... Bob Carroll
 2003 Grind
Mr. Rivers
 2002 Speakeasy
Dr. Addams
 2002 The Twilight Zone (TV Series)
Rick
- Mr. Motivation (2002) ... Rick
 2002 Children on Their Birthdays
Speedy Thorne
 2001 The Man Who Wasn't There
Macadam Salesman
 2001 61* (TV Movie)
Mel Allen
 2001 The Theory of the Leisure Class
Buddy Barnett (as Chris McDonald)
 2000 Batman Beyond (TV Series)
Clark Kent / Superman
- The Call: Part 2 (2000) ... Clark Kent / Superman (voice)
- The Call: Part 1 (2000) ... Clark Kent / Superman (voice)
 2000 Nurse Betty
Duane Cooley (scenes deleted)
 2000 The Skulls
Martin Lombard
 2000 Takedown
Mitch Gibson
 2000 Isn't She Great
Brad Bradburn (as Christopher MacDonald)
 2000 Magicians
Jake
 1999 The Iron Giant
Kent Mansley (voice)
 1999 Five Aces
Ash Gray
 1998 Gideon
Alan Longhurst
 1998 SLC Punk!
Stevo's Dad
 1998 Jaded
Jack Carlson
 1997 The Eighteenth Angel
Hugh Stanton
 1997 Lawn Dogs
Morton Stockard
 1997 Flubber
Wilson Croft
 1997 Into Thin Air: Death on Everest (TV Movie)
Jon Krakauer
 1997 A Smile Like Yours
Richard Halstrom
 1997 Gun (TV Series)
Lutz
- Ricochet (1997) ... Lutz (as Chris McDonald)
 1996 Superman (TV Series)
Jor-El
- Stolen Memories (1996) ... Jor-El (voice)
- The Last Son of Krypton: Part III (1996) ... Jor-El (voice, credit only)
 1996 Superman: The Last Son of Krypton (TV Movie)
Jor-El (voice)
 1996 House Arrest
Donald Krupp
 1996 Celtic Pride
Coach Kimball
 1996 Unforgettable
Stewart Gleick
 1995 Fair Game
Lieutenant Meyerson
 1995 The Tuskegee Airmen (TV Movie)
Major Joy (as Chris McDonald)
 1995 Best of the Best 3: No Turning Back
Sheriff Jack Banning
 1994 The Road Killers
Glen
 1994 Midnight Runaround (TV Movie)
Jack Walsh
 1994 Monkey Trouble
Tom
 1994 Another Midnight Run (TV Movie)
Jack Walsh
 1993 Anyone for Bridge? (Short)
Bridge Crosser
 1993 Bums
Sgt. Andrew Holloman
 1993 Cover Story
Sam Sparks
 1993 Banner Times (TV Movie)
Randy
 1993 Good Advice (TV Series)
Joey
- Pilot (1993) ... Joey
 1993 Conflict of Interest
Mickey Flannery
 1993 Telling Secrets (TV Movie)
Terry Kelsey
 1992 Home Improvement (TV Series)
Stu Cutler
- For Whom the Belch Tolls (1992) ... Stu Cutler
 1991 Wild Orchid II: Two Shades of Blue
Senator Dixon
 1991 Dutch
Reed Standish
 1991 Red Wind (TV Movie)
Victor Lange
 1991 Fatal Exposure (TV Movie)
Robert Parker
 1990 Cool Blue (Video)
Peter Sin
 1989 An Eight Is Enough Wedding (TV Movie)
Jeb
 1989 Playroom
Chris
 1986-1989 Matlock (TV Series)
David Channing / Eric Lane
- The Hunting Party: Part 2 (1989) ... David Channing
- The Hunting Party: Part 1 (1989) ... David Channing
- The Professor (1986) ... Eric Lane
 1989 Guns of Paradise (TV Series)
Dexter
- Honor Bound (1989) ... Dexter
- A Matter of Honor (1989) ... Dexter
 1989 Chances Are
Louie Jeffries
 1988 Little Girl Lost (TV Movie)
Wolff
 1987 Outrageous Fortune
George (as Chris McDonald)
 1987 Our House (TV Series)
Mr. Tollfeson
- The Best Intentions (1987) ... Mr. Tollfeson
 1986 The Twilight Zone (TV Series)
Delivery Man (segment "Aqua Vita")
- What Are Friends For?/Aqua Vita (1986) ... Delivery Man (segment "Aqua Vita")
 1986 1st & Ten: The Championship (TV Series)
Detective
- California Freeze Out (1986) ... Detective
 1984-1986 Riptide (TV Series)
Johnny / Dennis
- Dead Men Don't Floss (1986) ... Johnny
- Something Fishy (1984) ... Dennis
 1986 Triplecross (TV Movie)
Steve Tyler
 1985 It's a Living (TV Series)
Alexi
- From Russia with Love (1985) ... Alexi
 1985 The Boys Next Door
Detective Mark Woods
 1985 Knight Rider (TV Series)
Joe Flynn
- Ten Wheel Trouble (1985) ... Joe Flynn
 1985 Hunter (TV Series)
Sonny Dupree
 1984 Call to Glory (TV Series)
Tim O'Reilly
- The Wake (1984) ... Tim O'Reilly
 1984 Chattanooga Choo Choo
Paul
 1984 Breakin'
James
 1984 Where the Boys Are
Tony
 1983 Lottery! (TV Series)
- Being a Winner (1983)
 1983 At Ease (TV Series)
All American
- The Tar Creek Chronicles (1983) ... All American
 1983 The Black Room
Terry
 1982 Cheers (TV Series)
Rick Walker
- Endless Slumper (1982) ... Rick Walker
 1981 Twirl (TV Movie)
Buddy Butler
 1980 The Hearse
Pete
 1978 Getting Married (TV Movie)
Usher
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Starred on Broadway as "Billy Flynn" in Chicago the musical See more »

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Alternate Names:

Christopher MacDonald | Chris MacDonald | Chris McDonald

Height:

6' 3" (1.91 m)
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Personal Quote:

(2011, on You've Reached The Elliott's) That was a pretty funny pilot that didn't get picked up, unfortunately. It was the Chris Elliott show, basically. It was about his family, and he had a beautiful daughter, a sister, and his sister was married to Phil. And Phil was the brother-in-law nobody likes to have. He was the quintessential blowhard, basically. He was a know-it-all, and he would just ... See more »

Trivia:

He made guest appearances on both The Twilight Zone (1985) and The Twilight Zone (2002). See more »

Trademark:

Often plays arrogant villains

Star Sign:

Aquarius

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