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Christopher Rydell was born in 1963 in the USA. He is known for his work on On Golden Pond (1981), Gotcha! (1985) and How I Got Into College (1989). See full bio »


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On Golden Pond Sumner Todd
Gotcha! Bob Jensen
Blood and Sand Juan Gallardo


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 2010 Queen of the Lot
Dov Lambert
 2007 Pirate Camp
 2006/I Even Money
 2005 The Straun House
Homeless Man
 2004 Last Goodbye
Roland Lilack (as Chris Rydell)
 2003 Stealing Candy
Frank (as Chris Rydell)
 2002 Star Trek: Enterprise (TV Series)
Alien Astronaut
- Dear Doctor (2002) ... Alien Astronaut
 2000 A Man Is Mostly Water
 1999 Kimberly
Michael (as Chris Rydell)
 1993 Flesh and Bone
Reese Davies
 1993 Trauma
David Parsons
 1992 In the Deep Woods (TV Movie)
Tommy Warren
 1991 For the Boys
Danny Leonard
 1991 By the Sword
Jim Trebor
 1991 CBS Schoolbreak Special (TV Series)
Jordan Crane
- Lies of the Heart (1991) ... Jordan Crane
 1990 Deadly Nightmares (TV Series)
Johnny Mattel
- Strate Shooter (1990) ... Johnny Mattel (as Chris Rydell)
 1990 Side Out
Wiley Hunter
 1989 Blood and Sand
Juan Gallardo
 1989 How I Got Into College
 1989 Listen to Me
Tom Lloynd
 1988 Under the Boardwalk
 1988 Dixie Lanes
Everett Laidlaw
 1988 The Bronx Zoo (TV Series)
- The Gospel Truth (1988) ... McKay
 1986 The Check Is in the Mail...
Drunken sailor (as Chris Rydell)
 1985 Gotcha!
Bob Jensen
 1985 Mask
Senior High Student
 1985 The Sure Thing
Charlie (uncredited)
 1984 Family Ties (TV Series)
Craig Duvall
- Karen II, Alex 0 (1984) ... Craig Duvall
 1984 Cagney & Lacey (TV Series)
Neil Traeger
- Child Witness (1984) ... Neil Traeger
 1981 On Golden Pond
Sumner Todd (as Chris Rydell)
 1976 Harry and Walter Go to New York
Laundry Boy
 1973 Cinderella Liberty
Boy Fishing
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Show Show Self (3 credits)
Show Show Archive footage (3 credits)

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Son of actor/director Mark Rydell and actress Joanne Linville. See more »

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