Chris Young (actor)

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Chris Young
BornChristopher Tyler Young
(1971-04-28) April 28, 1971 (age 43)
Chambersburg, Pennsylvania, U.S.
OccupationActor, director, producer
Years active1986 – present
Spouse(s)Lea Moreno Young (2000-present) 2 children
Website
http://www.chrisyoung.com
 
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Chris Young
BornChristopher Tyler Young
(1971-04-28) April 28, 1971 (age 43)
Chambersburg, Pennsylvania, U.S.
OccupationActor, director, producer
Years active1986 – present
Spouse(s)Lea Moreno Young (2000-present) 2 children
Website
http://www.chrisyoung.com

Christopher Tyler "Chris" Young (born April 28, 1971) is an American actor, producer and director.

Life and career[edit]

Young was born in Chambersburg, Pennsylvania, the son of Judy (née Kreutz), a teacher and librarian, and Dick Young, a businessman.[1] Young's show business career started at the age of 15 when he played Bryce Lynch, a child computer hacker prodigy, in the Max Headroom science fiction television series. He starred in many other television shows and several feature length films thereafter including PCU, Book of Love and The Great Outdoors.

Further to his acting, Young co-produced and starred in the NBC movie Killing Mr. Griffin in 1997, produced The Proud Family Movie in 2005 for the Disney Channel and supervised post-production for the romantic comedy Marigold. Young has also been affiliated with the music industry, having produced twelve music videos for American Idol winner Kelly Clarkson's 2006 tour, producing and directing thirteen music videos for American girl group Slumber Party Girls and directing the music video "Struggle" for indie pop band Ringside.

Filmography[edit]

YearTitleRoleNotes
1987–1988Max HeadroomBryce Lynch14 episodes
1988Jake's JourneyJakeTelevision movie
1988She's Having a BabyBuck from The Great OutdoorsUncredited
1988The Great OutdoorsBuck Ripley
1988Dance 'til DawnDan LefcourtTelevision movie
1989Live-InDanny Mathews9 episodes
1989Falcon CrestChris Agretti4 episodes
1990The RunestoneJacob
1990Book of LoveJack Twiller
1990–1991Married PeopleAllen Campbell18 episodes
1991DecemberStuart Brayton
1992Breaking the SilenceKenny BeckerTelevision movie
1993Crime & PunishmentEpisode: "Our Denial"
1993Warlock: The ArmageddonKenny Travis
1994In the Living YearsCrispyAlternative title: Letter to Dad
1994PCUTom Lawrence
1994MacShayne: The Final Roll of the DiceBernard PinskyTelevision movie
1994Runaway DaughtersBob RandolphTelevision movie
1995Deep DownAndyAlternative title: Conversations in Public Places
1995FriendsSteven FishermanEpisode: "The One with Five Steaks and an Eggplant"
1995Dave's WorldSmittyEpisode: "Leave a Mystery at the Beep"
1996Minor AdjustmentsBrandonEpisode: "My Fair Darby"
1996Married... with ChildrenJacksonEpisode: "Enemies"
1997The Brave Little Toaster to the RescueRob (Voice)Direct-to-video release
1997Life with LouieVoice roles3 episodes
1997Killing Mr. GriffinJeffTelevision movie
Co-producer
1997Step By StepChip DahlgrenEpisode: "Goodbye, Mr. Chip"
1998The Brave Little Toaster Goes to MarsRob (Voice)Direct-to-video release
19981001 Nights
Co-producer
1998The Adventures of A.R.K.
Director, unknown episodes
1999Falling SkyKyle
1999–2000The New Adventures of A.R.K.
Director, 9 episodes
2005The Proud Family Movie
Television movie
Producer
2006The Need
Director

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Chris Young Biography (1971-)". filmreference.com. Retrieved 27 November 2009. 

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