Egan, Christopher 1984- (Chris Egan)

views updated

Egan, Christopher 1984- (Chris Egan)


Full name, Christopher Andrew Egan; born June 29, 1984, in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia; son of Andrew Egan. Education: Trained in acting, singing, and dancing with the Kick Performance Group at the Sydney Festival Dance School; also attended the McDonald Performing Arts College. Avocational Interests: Surfing, other sports, theatre, films.


Agent—Creative Artists Agency, 2000 Avenue of the Stars, Los Angeles, CA 90067; Encompass, Fox Studios, Building 16, Driver Ave., Moore Park, Sydney, New South Wales 1363, Australia.


Actor. Worked as a model and appeared in advertisements.

Awards, Honors:

North Shore Best Actor Award, 1998; Prince of TV Award, Dolly magazine, and Logie Award nomination, most popular new talent—male, TV Week magazine, both 2001, for Home and Away.


Television Appearances; Series:

Nick Smith, Home and Away, Seven Network (Australia), 2000-2003.

Ben Wilson, Vanished, Fox, 2006.

Television Appearances; Miniseries:

Agrippa, Empire, ABC, 2005.

Television Appearances; Episodic:

Nick Bennett, "Enjoy the Ride," Everwood (also known as Our New Life in Everwood), The WB, 2006.

Nick Bennett, "Reckoning," Everwood (also known as Our New Life in Everwood), The WB, 2006.

Television Appearances; Pilots:

Ben Wilson, Vanished, Fox, 2006.

Zach Abrams, The Prince, The WB, c. 2006.

David Shepherd, Kings, NBC, 2008.

Beckett, Pretty/Handsome (also known as 4 oz. and Pretty Handsome), fX Network, c. 2008.

Film Appearances:

(As Chris Egan) Felix Methusulah, Alpha Male, Xingu Films/Mobius International, 2006.

(As Chris Egan) Roran, Eragon, Twentieth Century-Fox, 2006.

Mikey, Resident Evil: Extinction (also known as Biohazard III, Resident Evil: Afterlife, Resident Evil 3, Oeluemcuel deney: Insanligin sonu, Resident evil—La extincion, Resident evil: Tuho, Resident Evil—Vaeljasuremine, Resident Evil 3—A extincao, and Resident Evil 3: Extincion), Screen Gems, 2007.

Dioneo, Virgin Territory (also known as Angels and Virgins, Chasing Temptation, The Decameron, Decameron: Angels & Virgins, Guilty Pleasures, Medieval Pie, and Il decamerone), Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, 2008.

Julian Meadows, Crush, Odins Eye Entertainment, 2008.

Stage Appearances:

Gavroche, Les Miserables (musical), Glen Street Theatre, Frenchs Forest, New South Wales, Australia, 1995.

Baby John, West Side Story (musical), Zenith Theatre, New South Wales, Australia, 1999.



Nick Smith, Home and Away: Secrets and the City, [Australia], 2002.

(Uncredited; in archive footage) Nick Smith, Home and Away: Romances, Universal, 2005.

(Uncredited; in archive footage) Nick Smith, Home and Away: Weddings, Network Seven Productions, 2005.

Himself, Beyond Raccoon City: Unearthing "Resident Evil: Extinction" (short), Screen Gems, 2008.

Himself, The Players: The Cast of "Extinction" (short), Sony Pictures Home Entertainment, 2008.



Daily Telegraph, January 10, 2007.