Cousins, Christopher 1960–

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COUSINS, Christopher 1960–


Born September 27, 1960, in New York, NY; raised in Norman, OK; married; wife's name, Lori (some sources spell name Laurie); children: Sequoia (daughter). Education: Boston University, B.F.A., 1983. Avocational Interests: Avocational interests, Reading, solving crosswords, fencing.

Addresses: Agent—Agency for the Performing Arts, 9200 Sunset Blvd., Suite 900, Los Angeles, CA 90069. Manager—Deborah Miller, Miller and Company Management, 9225 Sunset Blvd., Suite 500, Los Angeles, CA 90069. Contact—c/o Lowe Gallery, 2034 Broadway, Santa Monica, CA 90404.

Career: Actor and artist. Appeared in television commercials. Painter, with work exhibited in group and solo shows in and around Los Angeles and in Italy, 2000–; member of the artists' group Pharmaka, beginning 2004. Worked as a bartender in New York City, a horse tamer and construction worker in Colorado, and a bookstore owner in Mexico. Affiliated with Actors' Fund, Carter Center on Hunger Relief and Housing, Southern Poverty Law Center, and Human Rights Watch.

Awards, Honors: Soap Opera Digest Award nomination, outstanding comic performance, 1993, for One Life to Live.


Television Appearances; Series:

Greg Houston, Another World (also known as Another World: Bay City), NBC, 1986–87.

Colin Crowley, As the World Turns, CBS, 1990.

Cain Rogan, One Life to Live, ABC, 1991–c. 1996.

Will Perry, Opposite Sex, Fox, 2000.

Television Appearances; Movies:

Evan, A Wing and a Prayer, USA Network, 1998.

Randall Thomasson, The Substitute 2: School's Out (also known as The Substitute: Out of Siberia and The Substitute II), HBO, 1998.

Mind Prey (also known as John Sanford's "Mind Prey"), ABC, 1999.

Officer Williams, Earth vs. the Spider, Cinemax, 2001.

John Oaks, The Long Shot: Believe in Courage (also known as The Long Shot), The Hallmark Channel, 2004.

Adam, Mystery Woman: Vision of a Murder, The Hallmark Channel, 2005.

Television Appearances; Episodic:

Jean Paul Doumer, Feds, CBS, 1997.

"House of Soul," Night Man, syndicated, 1998.

Chief Sturtevant, "Cabin Pressure," JAG, CBS, 2000.

Ambassador Joseph Faxon, "2001," Stargate SG-1, Showtime and syndicated, 2001.

Father Lynch, "The Ties That Bind," Crossing Jordan, NBC, 2001.

Jack Corelli, "A Sense of Community," The Invisible Man, Sci-Fi Channel, 2001.

Jesse Gibson (some sources cite Jesse Dwyer), "Divorcee," Family Law, CBS, 2001.

Joseph "Joe" Faxon, "2010," Stargate SG-1, Showtime and syndicated, 2001.

Mark Tanner, "Chapter Thirty-Eight," Boston Public, Fox, 2002.

Ralph Alt, "Bad to Worse," The Practice, ABC, 2002.

Charles Jergensen, "The Friendly Skies," Miracles, ABC, 2003.

Greg Fischer, "The Debut," The O.C., Fox, 2003.

Representative Thiel, "Han," The West Wing, NBC, 2003.

Ted Pryor, "I Wanna Hold Your Hand," American Dreams (also known as Bandstand, Miss American Pie, and Our Generation), NBC, 2003.

Ted Pryor, "The One," American Dreams (also known as Bandstand, Miss American Pie, and Our Generation), NBC, 2003.

Ted Pryor, "Past Imperfect," American Dreams (also known as Bandstand, Miss American Pie, and Our Generation), NBC, 2003.

Kyle Kolger, "NICU," ER (also known as Emergency Room), NBC, 2004.

Ted Fortman, "Nickel and Dimed," Without a Trace, CBS, 2004.

Tom Murphy, "Back to the Garden," Joan of Arcadia, CBS, 2004.

Tom Murphy, "Only Connect," Joan of Arcadia, CBS, 2004.

Cyrus Templeton, "Nothing to Lose," CSI: Miami, CBS, 2005.

Ted Pryor, "No Satisfaction," American Dreams (also known as Bandstand, Miss American Pie, and Our Generation), NBC, 2005.

Appeared as Colin, New York Undercover (also known as Uptown Undercover), Fox; and as Jay Pool, Swift Justice, UPN.

Television Appearances; Pilots:

Will Perry, Opposite Sex, Fox, 2000.

Film Appearances:

Jon-Jon, Hell High (also known as Raging Fury), JGM Enterprises, 1989.

Ian, For the Love of the Game, MCA/Universal, 1999.

Marquett, Dead Dog, Regent Entertainment/Skouras Films, 2000.

Daniel, Wicker Park, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, 2004.

Stage Appearances:

Understudy for Charles, Henry, Johnny Case, and Nick Potter, Holiday, Circle in the Square, New York City, 1995–96.



Christopher Cousins Official Site,, August 30, 2005.

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