Christopher Abbott

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Christopher Abbott

Christopher Jacob Abbott (born 1 February 1986) is an American actor. Abbott made his feature film debut in Martha Marcy May Marlene (2011). Abbott's other notable films include Hello I Must Be Going (2012) and The Sleepwalker (2014). In 2015, Abbott starred as the title character in the critically acclaimed film James White.Abbott is mostly known for his role as Charlie Dattolo in the HBO comedy-drama series Girls and for his role as Mason Tannetti in the first season of The Sinner. Abbott has also had an extensive career on stage, having performed in both Broadway and Off-Broadway productions.In 2018, he portrayed astronaut David Scott in the film First Man. Abbott was born in Greenwich, Connecticut, the son of Anna (née Servidio) and Orville Abbott. He has an older sister, Christina. Abbott is of Italian and Portuguese descent.He spent his early years in Chickahominy, a working-class, heavily Italian-American neighborhood in Greenwich, and grew up in Stamford. Abbott worked at a local video store and at his friend's wine store.Abbott attended Norwalk Community College shortly before he began studying acting at HB Studio.Abbott moved to New York City in 2006 to be closer to schoo

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Date of Birth:
February 1, 1986
Gender:
Male
Country:
U.S.

2018-10-11