Christopher Russell biography: wife, parents, movies and tv shows

Christopher Russell is a Canadian actor who has made a name for himself in the movie industry; he has a career that span over 30 years in Hollywood, having appeared in a number of movies and TV shows.

The Canadian actor is known for his roles in movies like Beauty and the Beast, Flashpoint, Land of the Dead, and Star Trek: Discovery, which have been watched across the world, thus making him a global celebrated figure.

There have been assumptions that Christopher Russell is related to actor Kurt Russell, however, the truth is that they only share the same surname and are in no way related by blood; while Christopher is a Canadian by birth, Kurt is an American by birth.

This article is focused on what you should know about Christopher Russell, continue reading to see more.

Profile Summary

Full name Christopher Russell
Date of birth 8th January 1983
Gender Male
Place of birth Toronto, Ontario, Canada,
Age 38 years old in 2021
Nationality Canadian
Marital status Married
Children 2
Career Actor
Net worth $1.6 million

Christopher Russell’s Biography

Christopher Russell came to the world on the 8th of January 1983 in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. There are no details of his parents, but the reports revealed they were Canadians with British citizenship.

There are no details of whether he has any siblings, but he is a Canadian by birth and celebrated his 38th birthday in January 2021.


There are no details on the name of the school Christopher Russell attended, but the reports revealed he was a part of the drama club in preschool, where he played his first role in a play titled The Nativity Story.

During his high school days, Christopher Russell who continued with his acting career, received a Seers Drama Festival Award of Excellence for acting the role of Magnus Muldoon in a play named The Real Inspector Hound.


Christopher Russell made it to the limelight as a professional actor in Taye Digg’s show when he acted as Kevin Hill and George Romero’s film called Land of the Dead.

Some of the exciting movies Christopher has also acted in include: Gangster, Exchange, Gone Tomorrow, Star Trek: Discovery, Center Stage: Turn It Up, The Right Kind of Wrong, Milton Ritcher.

Christopher Russell also acts in TV series, and some of the popular ones he has appeared on include: Beauty and the Beast, Girlfriend’s Guide to Divorce, Gorgeous Morons, Nikita, iZombie, The Curious Case of Dean, Winchester, Men in Trees, Flashpoint, Good Witch.

Personal Life

Christopher Russell is married to his long time girlfriend, and their union is blessed with two kids, a girl and a boy. The Hollywood actor currently resides with his family in Vancouver, and their lives are devoid of any drama and controversies.

Net worth

Christopher Russell is reportedly worth $1.8 million and is a source of inspiration to upcoming actors in the industry.