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Christopher Olsen

Christopher Olsen was born on September 19, 1946 in Los Angeles, California, USA as Christopher Robin Olsen. He is an actor, known for The Man Who Knew Too Much (1956), Bigger Than Life (1956) and The Tarnished Angels (1957). He has been married to Patricia Taulbee since December 6, 1980. They have one child. See full bio »

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Bigger Than Life Richie Avery
The Tarnished Angels Jack Shumann
Above and Beyond Paul Tibbets Jr.


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 1960 The Danny Thomas Show (TV Series)
- Linda Wants to Be a Boy (1960) ... Chris
 1958-1959 Lassie (TV Series)
- Rock Hound (1959) ... Bud
- The Bundle from Britain (1958) ... Bud
 1958 The Adventures of Ozzie and Harriet (TV Series)
- David Loses His Poise (1958) ... Tommy (as Chris Olsen)
 1958 Return to Warbow
David Fallam
 1957 The Tarnished Angels
Jack Shumann (as Chris Olsen)
 1957 The Sheriff of Cochise (TV Series)
Timmy Weller
- Deep Fraud (1957) ... Timmy Weller
 1956-1957 The Millionaire (TV Series)
David / Wilbur - Orphan
- The Carl Bronson Story (1957) ... David
- The Harvey Borden Story (1956) ... Wilbur - Orphan (as Chris Olsen)
 1957 Cheyenne (TV Series)
Kenny Powell
- Incident at Indian Springs (1957) ... Kenny Powell (as Chris Olsen)
 1957 The Tall T
Jeff (uncredited)
 1956 Cavalcade of America (TV Series)
- Once a Hero (1956) ... Randy (as Chris Olsen)
 1956 Bigger Than Life
Richie Avery
 1956 The Fastest Gun Alive
Bobby Tibbs (as Chris Olsen)
 1956 The Naked Hills
Billy as a Boy (as Chris Olsen)
 1956 The Man Who Knew Too Much
Hank McKenna
 1955 Lux Video Theatre (TV Series)
Timmy Ennis
- Holiday Affair (1955) ... Timmy Ennis (as Chris Olson)
 1955 The Star and the Story (TV Series)
Jim Andrews
- Desert Story (1955) ... Jim Andrews (as Chris Olsen)
 1955 Crashout
Timmy Mosher (as Chris Olsen)
 1954 The Ray Milland Show (TV Series)
- Christmas Story (1954) ... (as Chris Olsen)
 1954 December Bride (TV Series)
- The Christmas Show (1954) ... Dannie (as Chris Olsen)
 1954 Schlitz Playhouse (TV Series)
- Spangal Island (1954) ... Jimmy
 1954 Leave It to Harry (Short)
Whiz kid
 1954 Four Star Playhouse (TV Series)
Steve / Mattie Hepburn
- Never Explain (1954) ... Steve (as Chris Olsen)
- Detective's Holiday (1954) ... Mattie Hepburn (as Chris Olson)
 1954 The Loretta Young Show (TV Series)
Tommy Seller
- The Enchanted Schoolteacher (1954) ... Tommy Seller (as Chris Olsen)
 1954 Big Town (TV Series)
Billy Long
- Thirty Days to Live (1954) ... Billy Long (as Chris Olson)
 1954 Knock on Wood
Jerry - as a Child (uncredited)
 1954 The Long, Long Trailer
Tommy (uncredited)
 1953 Arena
Boy (as Chris Olsen)
 1953 It Happens Every Thursday
Virgil (uncredited)
 1952 Above and Beyond
Paul Tibbets Jr. (as Christie Olsen)
 1952 The Bad and the Beautiful
Amiel's Boy (uncredited)
 1952 My Pal Gus
Tommy (uncredited)
 1952 The Marrying Kind
Joey Keefer (age 4) (uncredited)
 1951 I'll See You in My Dreams
Donald, at age 4 (as Christy Olson)
 1950 A Life of Her Own
Pete, Maggie's Son (uncredited)
 1948 The Iron Curtain
Andrei Gouzenko (uncredited)
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Alternate Names:

Christie Olsen | Chris Olsen | Christy Olson | Chris Olson


5' 9½" (1.77 m)


Patricia Taulbee  (1 child)


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