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Chris Jackson was born on September 30, 1975 in Cairo, Illinois, USA. He is an actor and composer, known for Hamilton (2020), Moana (2016) and In the Heights (2021). He has been married to Veronica Vazquez since September 13, 2004. They have two children. See full bio »

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Known For

Hamilton George Washington
Moana Chief Tui
In the Heights Mr. Softee Truck Driver
After.Life Neal


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 2022 Space Oddity (post-production)
Mike Taylor
 2016-2022 Bull (TV Series)
Chunk Palmer
- Goodbye (2022) ... Chunk Palmer (as Christopher Jackson)
- Silent Killer (2022) ... Chunk Palmer (as Christopher Jackson)
- The Envelope, Please (2022) ... Chunk Palmer (as Christopher Jackson)
- Opening Up (2022) ... Chunk Palmer (as Christopher Jackson)
- The Other Shoe (2022) ... Chunk Palmer (as Christopher Jackson)
 2020-2022 Central Park (TV Series)
Glorious Gary
- The Lyin' in Winter (2022) ... Glorious Gary (voice, as Christopher Jackson)
- A Boat-iful Mind (2022) ... Glorious Gary (voice, as Christopher Jackson)
- Skater's Circle (2020) ... Glorious Gary (voice, as Christopher Jackson)
 2021-2022 And Just Like That... (TV Series)
Herbert Wexley
- Seeing the Light (2022) ... Herbert Wexley (uncredited)
- No Strings Attached (2022) ... Herbert Wexley
- Sex and the Widow (2022) ... Herbert Wexley
- Some of My Best Friends (2021) ... Herbert Wexley
- Hello It's Me (2021) ... Herbert Wexley
 2021 tick, tick... BOOM!
TTB Concert Attendee (as Christopher Jackson)
 2021 Robot Chicken (TV Series short)
- May Cause Episode Title to Cut Off Due to Word Lim (2021) ... (voice, as Christopher Jackson)
 2021 In the Heights
Mr. Softee Truck Driver (as Christopher Jackson)
 2020 Hamilton
George Washington (as Christopher Jackson)
 2018-2019 The Lion Guard (TV Series)
- Battle for the Pride Lands (2019) ... Shujaa (voice)
- Beshte and the Beast (2018) ... Shujaa (voice)
 2019 When They See Us (TV Mini Series)
Peter Rivera
- Part Four (2019) ... Peter Rivera (credit only)
- Part Two (2019) ... Peter Rivera
 2018 Be Washington: It's Your Turn to Lead (Video short)
 2016/I Moana
Chief Tui (singing voice, uncredited)
 2015 Tracers
 2014 The Good Wife (TV Series)
Michael Wood
- The Trial (2014) ... Michael Wood
 2014 Person of Interest (TV Series)
- Provenance (2014) ... Farrow (as Christopher Neal Jackson)
 2011 A Gifted Man (TV Series)
Rafael Douglas
- In Case of Discomfort (2011) ... Rafael Douglas (as Christopher Neal Jackson)
 2010 White Collar (TV Series)
- Unfinished Business (2010) ... Nico
 2010 Nurse Jackie (TV Series)
- Bleeding (2010) ... Trey
 2009 After.Life
Neal (as Christopher Neal Jackson)
 2009 Fringe (TV Series)
EMT #1
- Unleashed (2009) ... EMT #1
 2003 Oz (TV Series)
Perry Loftus
- Exeunt Omnes (2003) ... Perry Loftus (as Christopher Neal Jackson)
- A Day in the Death... (2003) ... Perry Loftus (as Christopher Neal Jackson)
- A Failure to Communicate (2003) ... Perry Loftus (as Christopher Neal Jackson)
- Sonata da Oz (2003) ... Perry Loftus (as Christopher Neal Jackson)
- See No Evil, Hear No Evil, Smell No Evil (2003) ... Perry Loftus (as Christopher Neal Jackson)
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Other Works:

He acted in Clint Holmes and Nelson Kole's musical, "Comfortable Shoes," at the Royal George Theatre in Chicago, Illinois with Justin Reynolds in the cast. See more »

Alternate Names:

Christopher Neal Jackson | Christopher Jackson


6' 0½" (1.84 m)


Veronica Vazquez  (2 children)

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He was nominated for a Tony Award in 2016 for Best Featured Actor in a Musical for his role as George Washington in Hamilton: An American Musical. He lost to costar Daveed Diggs. See more »

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