STARmeter
SEE RANK
Down 1,706 this week

Dennis Christopher (I)


Dennis Christopher was born on December 2, 1955 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA as Dennis Carrelli. He is an actor, known for Django Unchained (2012), Breaking Away (1979) and Chariots of Fire (1981). See full bio »
More at IMDbPro » Contact Info on IMDbPro Contact Info: View agent and publicist
Add or change photos on IMDbPro Represent Dennis Christopher? Add or change photos

Editors' Spotlight

Fall TV Premiere Week

Many of your favorite shows are coming back, along with plenty of series premieres. Here's a list of the shows premiering between Sunday, September 21 and Friday, September 26.


User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 100 images
created 15 Aug 2011
 
a list of 78 people
created 19 Oct 2011
 
a list of 75 people
created 03 Jun 2012
 
list image
a list of 1862 people
created 19 Jan 2013
 
a list of 142 people
created 5 months ago
 

Do you have a demo reel?

Add it to your IMDbPage

Connect with IMDb


Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Dennis Christopher.

User Polls

Nominated for 1 Golden Globe. Another 3 wins & 1 nomination. See more awards »

Known For

Filmography

Hide Hide Show Show Actor (83 credits)
 2013 The Slippery Slope (Short) (completed)
Pastor Tomaso
 2014 Perception (TV Series)
Fred Gorman
- Cobra (2014) ... Fred Gorman
 2013 Unforgettable (TV Series)
Lukas Emminger
- Line Up or Shut Up (2013) ... Lukas Emminger
 2010 Queen of the Lot
Odin Johannessen
 2008 Criminal Minds (TV Series)
Abner Merriman
- Damaged (2008) ... Abner Merriman
 2007 CSI: Crime Scene Investigation (TV Series)
Richard Dorsey / Homeless Guy
- Lying Down with Dogs (2007) ... Richard Dorsey
- Cockroaches (2007) ... Homeless Guy
 2006 Trapped! (TV Movie)
Adrien
 2004 NYPD Blue (TV Series)
Gerard Prosser
- The Vision Thing (2004) ... Gerard Prosser
 2004 Nine Lives
Mikey
 2004 Angel (TV Series)
Cyvus Vail
- Not Fade Away (2004) ... Cyvus Vail
- Power Play (2004) ... Cyvus Vail
- Origin (2004) ... Cyvus Vail
 2004 Mind Rage
Steve
 2003 Law & Order: Criminal Intent (TV Series)
Roger Coffman
- Cherry Red (2003) ... Roger Coffman
 2003 Six Feet Under (TV Series)
Kevin Lamb
- Nobody Sleeps (2003) ... Kevin Lamb
 2002 Crossing Jordan (TV Series)
Charles Rutledge
- One Twelve (2002) ... Charles Rutledge
 2002 Star Trek: Enterprise (TV Series)
Danik
- Detained (2002) ... Danik
 2001 18 Wheels of Justice (TV Series)
Vin Malfi
- The Game (2001) ... Vin Malfi
 2001 Kate Brasher (TV Series)
Jesus
- Georgia (2001) ... Jesus
- Jeff (2001) ... Jesus
 1996-1999 Profiler (TV Series)
Jack of All Trades / Albert Newquay / Sheriff Ed Post
- Reunion: Part 2 (1999) ... Jack of All Trades / Albert Newquay
- Reunion: Part 1 (1999) ... Jack of All Trades / Albert Newquay
- Las Brisas (1999) ... Sheriff Ed Post / Jack of All Trades
- Otis, California (1999) ... Sheriff Ed Post
- The Root of All Evil (1998) ... Jack of All Trades (as Jack)
 1998 New York Undercover (TV Series)
Dr. Royce
- Spare Parts (1998) ... Dr. Royce
 1997 Skeletons (TV Movie)
Jim Norton
 1996 The Burning Zone (TV Series)
Dr. Balfour
- Lethal Injection (1996) ... Dr. Balfour
 1996 Tarzan: The Epic Adventures (TV Series)
Philip D'Arnot
- Tarzan's Return: Part 1 (1996) ... Philip D'Arnot
 1996 Pacific Blue (TV Series)
Dr. Mortimer T. Anton
- The Phoenix (1996) ... Dr. Mortimer T. Anton
 1996 The Sentinel (TV Series)
Dr. Anthony Bates
- Cypher (1996) ... Dr. Anthony Bates
 1996 The Silencers
Comdor
 1996 SeaQuest 2032 (TV Series)
Ambassador Dillington
- Reunion (1996) ... Ambassador Dillington
 1996 It's My Party
Douglas Reedy
 1995 Aurora: Operation Intercept
Victor Varenkov
 1995 Deadly Invasion: The Killer Bee Nightmare (TV Movie)
Pruitt Taylor Beauchamp
 1995 The Watcher (TV Series)
- Heartburned (1995)
 1994 The Disco Years (Short)
Mr. Reese
 1994 The Cosby Mysteries (TV Series)
Eric Humbold
- Mirror, Mirror (1994) ... Eric Humbold
 1994 Star Trek: Deep Space Nine (TV Series)
Borath
- The Search: Part 2 (1994) ... Borath
 1994 Boys Life: Three Stories of Love, Lust, and Liberation
Mr. Reese (The Disco Years)
 1993 Curacao (TV Movie)
Friedrich (uncredited)
 1990-1993 Murder, She Wrote (TV Series)
Lyman Taggart / Dr. Henry Carlson
- Final Curtain (1993) ... Lyman Taggart
- Shear Madness (1990) ... Dr. Henry Carlson
 1993 Doppelganger
Doctor Heller
 1992 Civil Wars (TV Series)
Jamie Berne
- Oceans White with Phone (1992) ... Jamie Berne
 1991 Dead Women in Lingerie
Lapin
 1991 False Arrest (TV Movie)
Wally Roberts
 1991 Monsters (TV Series)
Laurence Bauer
- Hostile Takeover (1991) ... Laurence Bauer
 1990 It (TV Mini-Series)
Eddie Kaspbrak
- Part 1 (1990) ... Eddie Kaspbrak
- Part 2 (1990) ... Eddie Kaspbrak
 1990 Circuitry Man
Leech
 1989 Matlock (TV Series)
Noel Bishop
- The Star (1989) ... Noel Bishop
 1989 A Sinful Life
Nathan Flowers
 1988 Christabel (TV Series)
U.S. Airman
- Episode #1.3 (1988) ... U.S. Airman
 1988 Friends
John
 1987 Hooperman (TV Series)
Danny Welles
- Blues for Danny Welles (1987) ... Danny Welles
 1987 Stingray (TV Series)
Joshua Williams
- The Second Finest Man Who Ever Lived (1987) ... Joshua Williams
 1986 The Equalizer (TV Series)
Father Nicholas Kostmayer
- The Cup (1986) ... Father Nicholas Kostmayer
 1986 Jake Speed
Desmond Floyd
 1986 Cagney & Lacey (TV Series)
Dr. Stanley
- A Safe Place (1986) ... Dr. Stanley
 1985 Moonlighting (TV Series)
Benjamin Wylie
- The Lady in the Iron Mask (1985) ... Benjamin Wylie
 1985 Alien Predator
Damon
 1984 Trapper John, M.D. (TV Series)
Daryl Kirby
- Promises... Promises (1984) ... Daryl Kirby
 1984 Tales of the Unexpected (TV Series)
Killer
- Number Eight (1984) ... Killer
 1983 Didn't You Hear...
Kevin
 1983 Faerie Tale Theatre (TV Series)
Jack
 1982 Don't Cry, It's Only Thunder
Brian Anderson
 1979 The Last Word
Ben Travis
 1979 California Dreaming
T.T.
 1978 A Wedding
Hughie Brenner
 1977 3 Women
Soda Delivery Boy (uncredited)
 1976 Bernice Bobs Her Hair (TV Movie)
Charley
 1972 Roma
The Hippie (uncredited)
 1971 The Young Graduates
Pan
 1971 Blood and Lace
Pete
 1967 The Time Tunnel (TV Series)
young Merlin
- Merlin the Magician (1967) ... young Merlin (uncredited)
Show Show Soundtrack (1 credit)
Show Show Thanks (1 credit)
Show Show Self (7 credits)
Show Show Archive footage (1 credit)

Related Videos

Edit

Personal Details

Other Works:

Brothers (1983). Written by George Sibbald. Directed by Carroll O'Connor. Music Box Theatre: 9 Nov 1983 (1 performance + 9 previews that began on 2 Nov 1983). Cast: Carroll O'Connor (as "Jim"), Dennis Christopher (as "Tommy"), Frank Converse (as "Harry"), Gary Klar (as "Earl"), Pat McNamara (as "James"). Produced by Noel ... See more »

Alternate Names:

Jack

Height:

5' 11" (1.8 m)
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia:

Listed as one of twelve "Promising New Actors of 1979" in John Willis' Screen World, Vol. 31. See more »

Star Sign:

Sagittarius

Message Boards

Recent Posts
Can this be right? john-720
does anyone know.... amandybug822
Underrated amandybug822
He looks a lot like... 1982
The only one? amandybug822
Just spotted on DEADWOOD terim-1
Discuss Dennis Christopher on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page