A native of Washington, D.C., Chris moved to Los Angeles in pursuit of a career in entertainment, armed only with his degree from Howard University at the time.
Since living in Hollywood, he has worked hard to become a professional in the industry, becoming a member of the SAG-AFTRA & AEA actors' unions. In addition to 'cutting his teeth' in acting by doing theatre, he has appeared in numerous national commericials.
Chris is also a writer, producer, and director and has had his films play in several festivals across the country. His short 'The Conversation' received the Special Achievement in Directing award in the SoCal Film Festival 2014 & Judge's Choice for Best Drama in the Soul 4 Reel film festival in 2016.
With no plans of slowing down, Chris has sets his sights of expanding his theatrical resume and becoming a proven and highly regarded professional in the industry. He recently earned his television and feature film debuts, working with superstars Jim Carrey and Eddie Murphy respectively.
When he is not on set working, he practices Aikido in his spare time, and is currently a second degree black belt.