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Dennis Christopher

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Dennis Christopher (born Dennis Carrelli on December 2, 1955) is an American actor. He was born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. He is known for playing Dave Stoller in Breaking Away and tragic film buff psychopath Eric Binford in Fade to Black. His Golden Globe-nominated breakthrough role was as Dave Stohler in the coming-of-age classic Breaking Away (1979). Other roles include American track star Charlie Paddock in Chariots of Fire, and Fade to Black, science fiction movies like Plughead Rewired: Circuitry Man II. He has appeared in nearly 40 movies and made-for-TV movies since 1975. Television roles include "Jack of All Trades" in the Profiler TV series, Eddie Kaspbrak in Stephen King's It, Desmond Floyd in Jake Speed, and in the HBO series Deadwood. Christopher has guest starred in two Star Trek episodes: the Star Trek: Deep Space Nine episode "The Search (Part II)" and the Star Trek: Enterprise episode "Detained". He also guest-starred as the demon-sorcerer Cyvus Vail in three episodes of Angel. Christopher had a reunion with Breaking Away "father" Paul Dooley, again as his son, in an episode of TV's Law & Order: Criminal Intent. The two had first played father and son in Robert Altman's A Wedding. In December 2006 he played Dr. Martin Ruber in the Sci Fi Channel miniseries The Lost Room.


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Born:
Dec 2, 1955 In Philadelphia - Pennsylvania - USA
Movie/TV Credits:
53
First Appeared:
In the movie Blood and Lace 1971-03-17
Latest Project:
Movie Pennywise: The Story of IT 2018-03-22
Known For
Poster of Nine Lives
Poster of The Silencers

Dennis Christopher Movies Filmography

Movie
Pennywise: The Story of IT
Himself 2018-03-22
Series
Graves
Martin Treadwell 2016-10-16
Movie
Queen of the Lot
Odin Johannessen 2013-11-20
Movie
Django Unchained
Leonide Moguy 2012-12-25
Series
Perception
Fred Gorman 2012-07-09
Series
Celebrity Ghost Stories
Unknown 2009-10-03
Series
The Lost Room
Dr. Martin Ruber 2006-12-11
Movie
Trapped!
Adrien 2006-09-13
Series
Criminal Minds
Abner Merriman 2005-09-22
Movie
Nine Lives
Mikey 2004-08-13
Series
Deadwood
Unknown 2004-03-21
Movie
The Ballad of Lucy Whipple
Joshua 'Carrots' Beale 2001-01-20
Series
Star Trek: Enterprise
Danik 2001-09-26
Series
Law & Order: Criminal Intent
Unknown 2001-09-30
Series
Six Feet Under
Kevin Lamb 2001-06-03
Series
CSI: Crime Scene Investigation
Unknown 2000-10-06
Series
Roswell
Unknown 1999-10-06
Series
Angel
Cyvus Vail 1999-10-05
Movie
Mind Rage
Steve 1997-06-01
Movie
Skeletons
Jim Norton 1997-04-04
Series
Profiler
1996-09-21
Series
Tarzan: The Epic Adventures
Paul D’Arnot 1996-08-28
Movie
The Silencers
Comdor 1996-04-23
Movie
Deadly Invasion: The Killer Bee Nightmare
Pruitt Taylor Beauchamp 1995-02-28
Movie
Circuitry Man II: Plughead Rewired
Leech 1994-04-01
Movie
The Disco Years
Mr. Reese 1994-01-01
Series
Star Trek: Deep Space Nine
Borath 1993-01-03
Movie
Necronomicon
Dale Porkel 1993-11-01
Movie
Doppelganger
Doctor Heller 1993-03-01
Series
seaQuest DSV
Ambassador Dillington 1993-09-12
Movie
Dead Women in Lingerie
Lapin 1991-01-01
Series
It
Eddie Kaspbrak 1990-11-18
Movie
Circuitry Man
Leech 1990-05-01
Movie
Friends
John 1988-05-05
Movie
Jake Speed
Desmond Floyd 1986-05-30
Series
Matlock
Unknown 1986-03-03
Series
Moonlighting
Unknown 1985-03-03
Movie
Alien Predators
Damon 1985-01-01
Series
Murder, She Wrote
Unknown 1984-09-30
Movie
Didn’t You Hear…
Kevin 1983-01-01
Movie
Jack and the Beanstalk
Jack 1983-09-08
Series
Faerie Tale Theatre
Jack 1982-09-11
Movie
Don't Cry, It's Only Thunder
Brian Anderson 1982-05-03
Movie
Chariots of Fire
Charles Paddock 1981-05-15
Movie
Fade to Black
Eric Binford 1980-10-14
Movie
Breaking Away
Dave Stoller 1979-05-24
Movie
California Dreaming
T.T. 1979-04-01
Series
Tales of the Unexpected
Unknown 1979-03-24
Movie
September 30, 1955
Eugene 1977-08-19
Movie
3 Women
Soda Delivery Boy (uncredited) 1977-04-03
Movie
Roma
The Hippie (uncredited) 1972-03-15
Movie
The Young Graduates
1971-06-02
Movie
Blood and Lace
Pete 1971-03-17