Chris Messina

Actor / Film Director | * 08/11/1974 (46) | New York City, New York, USA
Christopher Messina (born August 11, 1974) is an American actor and film director. He has appeared in supporting roles in films such as Vicky Cristina Barcelona, Argo, Julie & Julia, Ruby Sparks, Celeste and Jesse Forever, and You've Got Mail. He starred in the film The Giant Mechanical Man. On television, he appeared in roles as Ted Fairwell in Six Feet Under, Chris Sanchez in Damages, Reese Lansing in The Newsroom and as Danny Castellano in The Mindy Project, the latter of which earned him two nominations for the Critics' Choice Television Award for Best Acto... ()
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Chris Messina (born August 11, 1974) is an American film and television actor.

Most frequent genres for this person: Drama | Comedies | Romance / Love

Known for these Movies & Shows

Awards & Nominations for Chris Messina

Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture

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Movies with Chris Messina as Actor(44)

as Jason2020 She Dies Tomorrow
as Jeremy Woods2018 Blame
as Kenny2017 The Sweet Life
as Dion Bartolo2016 Live by Night
as Jake2016 Ordinary World
as Billy T2015 Digging for Fire
as George2015 Alex of Venice
as Jacob2015 Manglehorn
as himself2014 Showing Up
as Narrator2014 The Oven
as Mitch2014 Palo Alto
as Jason2014 Cake
as Dave2013 Fairhaven
as Man2012 28 Hotel Rooms
as Harry2012 Ruby Sparks
as Malinov2012 Argo
as Brad2012 Denise
as Mike Appletree2011 Like Crazy
as Detective Bowden2010 Devil
as Phillip Greenberg2010 Greenberg
as Theo2010 Monogamy
as Ben Smith2010 An Invisible Sign
as Tom Garnett2009 Away We Go
as Eric Powell2009 Julie & Julia
as Max2008 Humboldt County
as Barry2008 Towelhead
as Dennis2008 Made of Honor
as Ira Black2006 Ira & Abby
as Baz2000 Turn It Up
as Fox Salesperson1998 You've Got Mail
as Corporal1998 The Siege
as Higgins1998 Rounders

TV Shows/Series with Chris Messina as Actor(7)

as Richard Willis2018 Sharp Objects
as Danny Castellano2012 The Mindy Project
2007 Damages
2005 Medium

Movies with Chris Messina as Crew(3)

Directing/Director2015 Alex of Venice
Production/Executive Producer2013 Fairhaven
Production/Executive Producer2012 28 Hotel Rooms

Full Name: Chris Messina
Born: Sunday, 08/11 1974 (August) in New York City (current age: 46 years + 2 days)
Zodiac sign: Leo (Chinese zodiac sign: Tiger)
Educated at: William Esper Studio
Spouses (current/former): Jennifer Todd, Rosemarie DeWitt
Chris Messina frequently works together with these people:
Ben Affleck (7x, Actor)
Nora Ephron (7x, Crew)
John Krasinski (5x, Actor)
Quinn Shephard (5x, Actress)
Patricia Clarkson (4x, Actress)
Peter Facinelli (4x, Actor)
Mindy Kaling (4x, Actress)
Miguel Sandoval (4x, Actor)
B. J. Novak (4x, Actor)
Allen Coulter (4x, Crew)
Lee Wilkof (4x, Actor)
Glenn Kessler (4x, Crew)
WatchPlayStream ID: PEOPLE:8333, Added: 05/06/2018, Last updated: 07/20/2020