Chris Diamantopoulos Biography

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Date of Birth 1975-05-09
Nationality Greek-Canadian
Profession Actor, comedian, voice actor
Marital Status Married
Married to Becky Newton
Married on 2005
Education at East York Colligiate Institute
Name on Birth Christopher Diamantopoulos
Height 5'9" (1.75m)
Nick Name Dimo
Place of Birth Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Chris Diamantopoulos nicknamed as Chris is a Canadian actor and comedian by profession. He has been famous and successful in his field of work since his age 9. Taking his entire life events in account, it can be said that he has gone through a lot since the day he started his journey.

To date his efforts have paid him with appropriate evaluation and appreciation in a worthy amount. Chris was born on May 9, 1975 in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. He grew up splitting his time between Greece and Canada.

He had started his TV profession from a very young age of 9. He was already appearing in TV commercials and professional Theatre productions. By the time he turned 18, he had already left his home to partake in a series of U.S. national tours. Later after a short duration, he landed on Broadway where he played leading parts in The Full Monty (2002). Although he had been a part of TV profession from his young age but he never neglected his studies, he attended East York Collegiate Institute in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. While in attendance, he successfully played the lead in several school musical productions, such as Anything Goes, and Man of LaMancha. As he was already part of TV life, he got chance to portray the role of Robin Williams in Behind the Camera: The Unauthorized Story of Mork & Mindy. Later he has also guest-starred in several series, including Kevin Hill, Charmed, The Sopranos, Nip/Tuck, and Boston Legal. In 2007, he appeared opposite Debra Messing in The Starter Wife, where he played the role of the gay interior decorator character of Rodney. Diamantopoulos had a recurring role on State of Mind. He also guest-voiced on American Dad! in 2009. On the eighth season of 24, he played US President Allison Taylor's Chief of Staff Rob Weiss. He played Frank Sinatra in The Kennedys. Diamantopoulos played Moe Howard in the 2012 The Three Stooges film.

He is also holding responsibility as spokesman for the firm Charles Schwab at the present time. He had recurring roles on the NBC sitcoms Up All Night, as Maya Rudolph's on and off lover, Julian, The Office, as Brian, a former member of the show's documentary film crew, and on Arrested Development, as Marky, Lindsay's face-blind environmentalist boyfriend. He is also the voice of Mickey Mouse for the eponymous animated series.

At present he is busy in featuring in the UK/US television sitcom Episodes playing the part of TV network boss Castor Sotto. Being a multitalented actor, he can be heard on numerous national campaigns and networks.

Talking about his personal life profile, he is of Greek descent as his first language was Greek and adheres to the Orthobox Christian faith. He stands 5 feet 9 inches in height and has been nicknamed as Dimo. He is a classically trained singer.

At present he has been married to his wife, Becky Newton whom he had met in a subway station in New York. The couple got married on May 12, 2005. After 5 years of their marriage, Becky gave birth to their first child, a boy, in November 2010. Ever since their marriage, there is no any issue and they seem really happy with each other.

Apart from his career success and hard time, he has been known as a good husband and a good father. He spends quality time with his family. He has been a very talented personal in real life, he does an amazing Sean Connery impression. Chris now splits his time between New York and Los Angeles acting in TV and Film. He is also an established voice-over artist in TV work list profile.

Till the date a multitalented person has been successful due to his acting potential and quite a long time experience. Chris was recently chosen as TV performer of the week for his outstanding performance in ‘Silicon Valley’.