Christopher Wiehl

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Christopher Wiehl
BornChristopher Richard Wiehl
(1970-10-29) October 29, 1970 (age 44)
Yakima, Washington, U.S.
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Christopher Wiehl
BornChristopher Richard Wiehl
(1970-10-29) October 29, 1970 (age 44)
Yakima, Washington, U.S.

Christopher Wiehl (born (1970-10-29)October 29, 1970) is an American actor.

Life and career[edit]

Wiehl was born in Yakima, Washington and is of Danish and German descent. He graduated from the University of Washington with a Bachelor of Arts degree in dramatic arts. He is the brother of legal analyst Lis Wiehl.[1]

Wiehl starred in several plays during his college career such as Henry V, The Owl and the Pussycat and Lonestar.[1] Perhaps his most prominent role has been as the quarterback Derek McConnell in ESPN's short-lived series Playmakers. Wiehl has made guest appearances on television shows including Popular, CSI: Crime Scene Investigation, Birds of Prey and Charmed (for the episode Animal Pragmatism). He had a spotlight role in the 2000 film Broken Hearts Club as J.Crew Guy. He also played a small role in the movie Can't Hardly Wait.

Wiehl was a guest star on Buffy the Vampire Slayer during season one, in the role of "Owen" in the episode "Never Kill a Boy on the First Date". He also played a police officer in Hollywood Homicide in 2003 as "Cheeseburger Cop".

In 2006, he played Jake Dunne on Love Monkey. He had a recurring role as Roger on Jericho. He plays art gallery owner Patrick on Switched at Birth.


YearFilmRoleOther notes
1991JAGSergeant BarnesTV Series (1 Episode)
1995Space: Above and BeyondEnsignTV Series (1 Episode)
1997Dark SkiesNat HellerTV Series (1 Episode)
Buffy The Vampire SlayerOwen ThurmanTV Series (1 Episode)
WingsShawn PalmerTV Series (1 Episode)
CybillKarate InstructorTV Series (1 Episode)
Boy Meets WorldDexterTV Series (1 Episode)
JennyJeremyTV Series (1 Episode)
1998Bronx CountyTV Series
My Engagement PartyTomMovie
CluelessLifeguardTV Series (1 Episode)
Can't Hardly WaitHorny GuyMovie
Any Day NowCarter TrentTV Series (1 Episode)
Yakima WashMovie
Early EditionEric Van OwenTV Series (1 Episode)
1999Cold HeartsCharlesMovie
MutinyTV Series
PayneEricTV Series (1 Episode)
Pensacola: Wings of GoldSwampTV Series (3 Episodes)
PopularLeo FerraraTV Series (2 Episodes)
2000The Broken Hearts Club: A Romantic ComedyJ. Crew GuyMovie
CharmedThe SnakeTV Series (1 Episode)
ERMr. LattimerTV Series (1 Episode)
2000–2001BullCarson BoydTV Series (20 Episodes)
2001–2003CSI: Crime Scene InvestigationHank PeddigrewTV Series (7 Episodes)
2001The GroomsmenJayMovie
Touched by an AngelBillyTV Series (1 Episode)
2002First MondayJerry KleinTV Series (13 Episodes)
2003–2006PlaymakersDerek McConnellTV Series (12 Episodes)
2003Birds Of PreyJack BarrettTV Series (1 Episode)
Dry CycleRoyMovie
Hollywood HomicideCheeseburger CopMovie
MonkScott GregorioTV Series (1 Episode)
2004Revenge of the Middle-Aged WomanYoung NathanTV Series
ClubhouseKenny BainesTV Series (2 Episodes)
2005, 2008Las VegasJames RileyTV Series (2 Episodes)
2005North ShoreGreg LasserTV Series (1 Episode)
2006Community ServiceJerryTV Series
Love MonkeyJake DunneTV Series (8 Episodes)
Ghost WhispererMatt VonnerTV Series (1 Episode)
2006–2007JerichoRoger HammondTV Series (7 Episodes)
2007Private PracticeJeffreyTV Series (2 Episodes)
2008Without a TraceJay MccannTV Series (1 Episode)
Moonlight and MistletoePeterTV Movie
2010Farewell Mr.KringleMark StanfordTV Movie
2011Body of ProofBill HemingtonTV Series (1 Episode)
2012Switched at BirthPatrickTV Series (7 Episodes)


  1. ^ a b "Biography for Christopher Wiehl". Retrieved 2006-10-11. 

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