Chris Chalk Biography
Chris Chalk is an American actor. He has done television, film, and theater. His birth name is Christopher Eugene Chalk. Chris is also a producer. His Tv credits include When They See Us (2019), Gotham (2014) and Detroit (2017).
Chris Chalk Age | Family
Chalk was born on 7 December 1984 in London, UK. He has two siblings a brother named Johnny Mcclure and his sister’s name Teyanna Chalk. There is no information on his parents. His nationality is American and ethnicity is African.
Chris Chalk Education | Career
Chalk studied at Asheville High School. He later attended the University of North Carolina at Greensboro. Before his acting career, he moved to New York City and worked as a ringer bounce and porter at W Hotel in Times Square for a long time. His first role was in Law and Order. The role required him to be in the harsh water in a kayak for five hours. He didn’t tell the executive he couldn’t swim.
Chris later appeared opposite Denzel Washington on Broadway in a 2010 creation of August Wilson’s Fences. He later joined Gotham in season 2, playing Batman’s correct hand man Lucius Fox. In addition, he plays two totally inconsequential characters named, “Thomas Walker”. In Showtime’s “Homeland” and also in a “Law & Order” episode “Gaijin” (S14E22).
Chalk is mostly known for his roles as journalist Gary Cooper in The Newsroom, Marine Tom Walker in Homeland, and murderer Jody Adair in Justified. He has also been in multiple Law & Order episodes, the 2013 film 12 Years a Slave, and the 2010 Broadway play Fences.
Chris Chalk Wife
The Gotham star is married to his fiancee Kimberley Dalton Mitchell. The couple had been engaged for a year. The pair exchanged their vows on Saturday, April 22 during an ultra-romantic ceremony. The venue was at the North Carolina Arboretum in the actor’s hometown of Asheville, North Carolina.
Chris Chalk and Kimberley Dalton Mitchell Wedding
Chris Chalk Movies | TV Shows
|2005||Rent||Street Vendor Who Sells Coats|
|2006||The Architect||Drug Dealer|
|2007||Before the Devil Knows You’re Dead||Officer|
|2013||12 Years A Slave||Clemens|
|2013||Burning Blue||Special Agent Jones|
|2015||Lila & Eve||Alonzo|
|2016||Come and Find Me||Buck Cameron / Kyle|
|TBA||The Red Sea Diving Resort||Col. Abdel Ahmed||Filming|
|2006||Rescue Me||Young Black Male||Episode: “Sparks”
|2009||The Good Wife||Third Year Associate||Episode: “Crash”|
|2009||Law & Order: Special Victims Unit||Neal Douglas||Episode: “Turmoil”|
|2010||Law & Order: Criminal Intent||Austin Arvis||Episode: “Inhumane Society”|
|2011||Person of Interest||Lawrence Pope||Episode: “Pilot”|
|2013||Justified||Jody Adair||2 episodes|
|2011–13||Homeland||Tom Walker||7 episodes|
|2014||Sons of Anarchy||Flint||Episode: “Black Widower”|
|2012–14||The Newsroom||Gary Cooper||24 episodes|
|2015–19||Gotham||Lucius Fox||33 episodes|
|2015||Complications||Darius Bishop||8 episodes|
|2016||The Blacklist||John Addison||Episode: “Drexel (No. 113)”|
|2016–17||Underground||William Still||5 episodes|
|2019||When They See Us||Yusuf Salaam|
Chris Chalk Net Worth
Chalk’s net worth is under review.
Chris Chalk Height
Chris stands at a height of 5′ 10″ (1.78 m).
Chris Chalk When They See Us
When They See Us is an upcoming American drama web television miniseries created by Ava DuVernay for Netflix. DuVernay also serves as a writer for the series and is expected to direct every episode. The series documents the famous Central Park jogger case from 1989 in which a jogger was attacked in Central Park in New York City.
In that case, five juvenile males were subsequently convicted of the crime before being exonerated in 2002. The series is set to feature an ensemble cast including Jovan Adepo, Chris Chalk, Michael K. Williams, Vera Farmiga, John Leguizamo, Felicity Huffman, Famke Janssen, Niecy Nash, Reece Noi, Aunjanue Ellis, Kylie Bunbury, and Storm Reid. It is set to premiere on May 31, 2019.
Chris Chalk Justified
Chris had a recurring role in the fourth season of Justified as Jody Adair. The fourth season of the American television drama series Justified premiered on January 8, 2013, on FX, and concluded on April 2, 2013, consisting of 13 episodes. The series was developed by Graham Yost based on Elmore Leonard’s novels Pronto and Riding the Rap and his short story “Fire in the Hole”.
Its main character is Raylan Givens, a deputy U.S. Marshal. Timothy Olyphant portrays Givens, a tough federal lawman, enforcing his own brand of justice in his Kentucky hometown. The series is set in the city of Lexington, Kentucky, and the hill country of eastern Kentucky, specifically in and around Harlan.
Chris Chalk Lucius Fox
He appears in Gotham as a young Lucius Fox. The fifth and final season of the American television series Gotham, based on characters from DC Comics related to the Batman franchise, revolves around the characters of James Gordon and Bruce Wayne. The season was ordered in May 2018.
Production began that July and ended that December. Ben McKenzie stars as Gordon, alongside returning principal cast members Donal Logue, David Mazouz, Morena Baccarin, Sean Pertwee, Robin Lord Taylor, Erin Richards, Camren Bicondova, Cory Michael Smith, Jessica Lucas, and Chris Chalk. The fifth season premiered on January 3, 2019, on Fox, and is set to consist of 12 episodes.
Chris Chalk 12 Years A Slave
Chalk played Clemens Ray in 12 Years a Slave. The character was a slave kidnapped along with Chiwetel Ejiofor’s Solomon Northup character and brought to the South to be sold. 12 Years a Slave is a 2013 period drama film and an adaptation of the 1853 slave memoir Twelve Years a Slave by Solomon Northup, a New York State-born free African-American man who was kidnapped in Washington, D.C. by two conmen in 1841 and sold into slavery.
Chris Chalk Blacklist
Chalk played as John Addison in the drama series The Blacklist. The Blacklist is an American crime thriller television series that premiered on NBC on September 23, 2013. Raymond “Red” Reddington (James Spader), a former U.S. Navy officer turned high-profile criminal, voluntarily surrenders to the FBI after eluding capture for decades.
Chris Chalk Homeland
Chalk is an American actor who portrayed Tom Walker on Homeland. Homeland is an American spy thriller television series developed by Howard Gordon and Alex Gansa based on the Israeli series Prisoners of War (Original title Hebrew: חטופים, translit. Hatufim, literally “Abductees”), which was created by Gideon Raff.