Chris Messina is a popular actor known for his versatile roles in various TV series is recognized for his performances in popular shows like The Mindy Project, Medium, Law & Order, Alex of Venice, Love Is Love Is Love, The Boogeyman and I.S.S. He is soon going to seen in ‘Juror No. 2’ which is currently filming, as of Nov 2023.
His other major work also includes Sharp Objects and also was given the opportunity to portray the villainous character Victor Zsasz in the Suicide Squad spin-off Birds of Prey.
Chris Messina Early Life
Chris Messina spent his childhood in Northport, New York. He attended Northport High School and majored in theater. After only one semester at Marymount Manhattan College, he decided not to continue his education there and dropped out.
After dropping out from College, Messina moved to Los Angeles to pursue his acting career. He began taking acting classes and auditioning for various roles. Even after facing initial rejections, Messina kept going and finally landed his breakthrough role in the TV series “Six Feet Under.”
How Tall Is Chris Messina?
Chris Messina’s height is 5′ 7″ (1.70 m), as per IMDb.
|Real Name||Christopher Messina|
|Age||49 years old, as of 2023|
|Birthday||August 11, 1974|
|Born In||Long Island, NY|
|Height||In Feet: 5′ 7″|
In Meters: 1.70
In Centimeters: 170
|Weight (approx.)||In Kg – 74|
In lb. – 163
|Shoe Size||10 (US)|
|Kids||Milo and Giovanni|
(m. 1995; div. 2006)
|Net Worth||$4 million|
|Some Movies List||When Dating Turns Dangerous|
You’ve Got Mail
Brief Interviews with Hideous Men
Vicky Cristina Barcelona
Julie & Julia
The Trouble with Bliss
The Giant Mechanical Man
28 Hotel Rooms
Digging for Fire
The True Adventures of Wolfboy
She Dies Tomorrow
The Secrets We Keep
Six Feet Under
Based on a True Story
The Mindy Project
Law & Order
|Awards Won||CinEuphoria Award|
Palm Springs International Film Festival
Screen Actors Guild Award
Chris Messina Ethnicity
Chris Messina belongs to white ethnicity. He appeared as Nathan Bartlett in the Peacock comedy thriller Based on a True Story (2023). As of now, Chris is married to his second wife Jennifer Todd have two sons, Milo and Giovanni, born in 2008 and in 2009. After 12 years of marriage to Rosemarie DeWitt, an actress, he got divorced in 2006.
Check Out Some Facts
- Chris Messina portrayed attorney Dean Ericson in the black comedy thriller ‘I Care a Lot’, in 2021.
- He played the role of a cheating spouse in the music video for Sam Smith’s “I’m Not the Only One”, in 2014.
- He is on Instagram with 172K followers.
- He starred in an HBO pilot Anatomy of Hope.
- He loves watching shows on Netflix in his free time.