Chris was born in Bridgeport, Connecticut and moved to Florida at the age of 15. He was a professional dancer in the early to mid-nineties as a "house" dancer for clubs in the Tampa Bay area. He also danced with "Todd Heffner & Company" and in several Florida Hip-Hop groups. He toured in Connecticut, New York, Florida, Cincinnati and Cleveland. After serving in the Army, he began to further his education where he was recruited into the dance departments of St. Petersburg College and the University Of South Florida. His choreographers have included, Debra Jo Hughes, Katurah Robinson, John Parks, Colette Harding and Klaus "Step" Reinert.

While performing musical theater, he was then recruited into the drama department where he began acting and writing. Chris has been in over thirty plays, several films and can be seen in the Sony Pictures Series “Borderline Coyotes” acting alongside Roberto Sanchez, Neil Brown Jr., Franco Vega and Janelle Froehlich. He can also be seen the Mark Harris Film, “Abducted” playing Liam Chesterfield and co-starring alongside Eric Roberts in the Olivier Gruner film, “Sector 4”. Chris is also a finalist on, “Studio 4”, a show created by James Franco where the best actors compete against each other. The show is set to air on Maker TV where the audience will be able to vote for the winner.  Chris also appears in “Grit” with Casper Van Dien and “Zeroville” with James Franco.

Chris is currently working on “DOPESICK”, a scene from his screenplay “RAVE”; a story about an undercover cop who infiltrates the Tampa Bay rave scene in the late 90s. Chris is wearing the main four hats (producer, writer, director and actor) for “DOPESICK”.