Chris Messina – Italian-American Actor, Director | Age, Bio, Wiki, Career, Net Worth, Movies, Wife, Instagram & Facts

Chris Messina is an American actor, director, writer, and producer. He has been cast as Wil Harper in the upcoming American supernatural horror film The Boogeyman.

Chris Messina’s Biography, Wiki and Quick Facts

Age: 48 years
Birth Date: August 11, 1974
Full Name: Chris Messina
Net Worth: $4million
Last Updated: May, 2023
Birth Place: America
Horoscope (Sunshine): Leo
Ethnicity (Race): Italian
Nationality: American
Profession: Actor
Education: Marymount Manhattan College
Hair Color: Dark brown
Eye Color: Brown
Lucky Number: 1
Lucky Stone: Ruby
Lucky Color: Gold
Best Match for Marriage: Sagittarius, Gemini, Aries
Marital Status Married
Wife Jennifer Todd
Kids 2 (Milo and Giovanni)
Previous marriage/ Ex-Wife Rosemarie DeWitt
Divorce Date 2006
Sexual Orientation Straight
Social Media Accounts Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Wikipedia & IMDB

Chris Messina has appeared in numerous other films and television series. In addition, in 2013, he received the Screen Choice Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture.

What is Chris Messina’s Salary and Net Worth?

In terms of personal earnings, Chris Messina’s net worth is expected to be $4 million as of 2023. His primary source of income is his acting career. His annual income and weekly earnings records, however, are lacking.

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Age, Parents, Siblings, Ethnicity, and Education of Chris Messina

Chris Messina was born in America on August 11, 1974. He is 48 years old as of 2023. He was given the name Christopher Messina at birth.

Aside from that, he is of American nationality and of Italian ethnicity.However, there is no information available about her personal life. He would rather keep his personal life private.

He was also a college dropout from Marymount Manhattan College, where he only stayed for one semester. In high school, he also studied theater.

Chris Messina's Early Age and Nationality
Italian-American Actor Chris Messina in his young age, image Via; Vulture

Chris Messina: Films and TV Shows

Chris Messina has been interested in performing since he was a child, and he began his career as an off-Broadway performer. He appeared as Ted Fairwell in the fifth and final season of HBO’s drama series Six Feet Under.

Since 1995, he has been participating in films and television programs, his first being When Dating Turns Dangerous, in which he plays Zach.

He appeared in their movie Rounders as Higgins, The Siege as Corporal, and You’ve Got Mail as Fox Salesperson in 1998.

Other notable films in which he has appeared include Vicky Cristina Barcelona (2008), Julie & Julia (2009), Devil (2010), Monogamy (2010), Cake (2014), Showing Up (2014), Ordinary World (2016), The True Adventures of Wolfboy (2019), The Secrets We Keep (2020), Birds of Prey (2020), I Care a Lot (2020), Call Jane (2022), Dreamin’ Wild (2022), The Boogeyman (2023), and Air (2023).

Chris Messina's Movies
Chris Messina has debut film is When Dating Turns Dangerous playing the role of Zach, Image Via:

In addition, he directed and performed in the 2014 drama comedy film Alex of Venice.

More information on his stage works can be found here.

Year Title Role
1997 The American Clock Sidney Margolies/
Charley/ Ralph/
2000 The Hologram Theory Joe Buck
2001–02 Good Thing Bobby
2002 Faster Skram
2003 Salome by Oscar Wilde:
The Reading
The Young Syrian
(Captain of the
2004 Motel Blues: Management Mike
2004 The Seagull Treplev
2004 The Cherry Orchard Trofimov
2004 Late Night, Early Morning

He won the Cin Eurphoria Awards in the category of Best Supporting Actor-International Competition in 2011.

Furthermore, he has won three accolades to date, including the Palm Springs International Film Festival’s Best Ensemble and the Screen Actor Guild accolades for Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture.

Awards and Achievements for Chris Messina

  • Year Award Category Work Result
    2011 CinEuphoria Award Best Supporting Actor – International Competition Away We Go Won
    2012 Awards Circuit Community Award Best Cast Ensemble Argo Nominated
    Detroit Film Critics Society Award Best Ensemble Nominated
    San Diego Film Critics Society Award Best Ensemble Performance Nominated
    Phoenix Film Critics Society Award Best Ensemble Acting Nominated
    Washington D.C. Area Film Critics Association Award Best Ensemble Nominated
    2013 Central Ohio Film Critics Association Award Best Ensemble Nominated
    Palm Springs International Film Festival Best Ensemble Won
    Critics’ Choice Movie Award Best Acting Ensemble Nominated
    Screen Actors Guild Award Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture Won
    2014 Critics’ Choice Television Award Best Actor in a Comedy Series The Mindy Project Nominated
    Seattle International Film Festival New American Cinema Award Alex of Venice Nominated
    2015 Critics’ Choice Television Award Best Actor in a Comedy Series The Mindy Project Nominated

Who is Chris Messina’s wife?

Jennifer Todd is Chris Messina’s wife. She is a well-known producer who has worked on films such as Memento (2000), Across the Universe (2007), and Boiler Room (2000).

Milo (born in 2008) and Giovanni (born in 2009) are the couple’s two kids. Their wedding date has not yet been revealed, but they are in a happy relationship for the time being.

Previous Relationship of Chris Messina

He was previously married to Rosemarie DeWitt, another actress. In the year 1994, the pair married. They chose to split up because their relationship was failing.

After 12 years of marriage, they divorced in 2006.

Chris Messina’s Relationship Statistics

  • Jennifer Todd is Chris Messina’s wife.
  • He is the father of two children (Milo and Giovanni).
  • Chris Messina is not currently involved with anyone.
  • His sexual orientation is heterosexual.

Rumors and Controversy Affect Chris Messina

He was not involved in any speculations or controversies as of 2023. He prefers to keep himself out of the public eye.

Furthermore, he has maintained a clean image and a quiet profile.

Body measurements

Chris Messina is a tall, gorgeous man whose exact height and weight are unknown at the moment, and his body measurement data are also being reviewed.

In addition, he has fair skin, dark brown hair, and brown pairs of lovely eyes.

Social Media Accounts

As of 2023, he is only active on the Instagram account, which already has a blue tick with 171k Followers and 2098 followers under the user handle @Chris.

However, his other Twitter and Facebook profiles are also inactive.

Social Media
Facebook Profile/Page: Facebook
Twitter Profile: Twitter
Instagram Profile: Instagram
Tiktok Profile: TikTok
Youtube Profile: TikTOk
Wikipedia Profile: Wikipedia
IMDB Profile: IMDB