Christopher Backus

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Christopher Backus Bio, Wiki, Net Worth


Christopher Backus is an American actor who is known for playing roles in ABC’s Life on Mars, The Mentalist, Elevator, and Hard Breakers. Also, he is recognized for portraying the character of Tex Watson in the Netflix hit series Mindhunter season 2.

Christopher Backus was born on 30 March 1981 in Mission Viejo, California, the U.S. Belonging to American nationality and mixed ethnicity, he is the son of Teryl Backus and Terry Backus. He was raised with his sister Michele.

Quick Wikis

Real Name Christopher Backus
Birthday 30 March 1981
Birthplace Mission Viejo, California, U.S
Zodiac Sign Scorpio
Nationality American
Ethnicity Mixed
Profession Actor
Parents Terry Backus and Teryl Backus
Dating/Girlfriend No
Married/Wife Yes
Sibling Michele Backus
Salary Under Review
Net Worth Under Review

Net Worth, Salary, and Income

Initially, Christopher started his career by debuting in NBC’s Will & Grace. Then, he landed roles in television shows like ABC’s Life on Mars, The O.C, and FX’s hit series Son of Anarchy and Always Sunny in Philadelphia. However, his acting in NBC’s The Mentalist skyrocketed his fame in the entertainment industry.


Furthermore, he has worked in the film sectors such as 3 Days Gone and Redline as Eddie Griffin. Also, his work can be seen in movies like My Fair Lady, Elevator, Yellow Rock, and Nancy Savoca’s Union Square.

Christopher’s net worth estimated at $7 million in 2019.

Married To Wife, Mira Sorvino

The 37-year-old actor, Christopher, is a married man. He shared his wedding vows with Mira Sorvino. She is an American actress known for winning Golden Globe for Best Supporting Actress for Allen’s Mighty Aphrodite.

Christopher Backus Married, Wife, Mira Backus

Previously, the couple first met each other at a friend’s charades party back in August 2003. After dating for a while, Christopher and Mira took their relationship into marriage. The pair got married on 11th June 2004 in a private ceremony at the Santa Barbara, California. Later, they had a hilltop ceremony in Capri city of Italy.

Christopher Backus Children, Family, Parent

Together, Christopher and his wife Mira has welcomed four children; daughters Mattea Angel and Lucia and sons Johnny Christopher King and Holden Paul Terry Backus. There daughter, Mattea, was born on 3rd November 2004, and Lucia was born on 4th May 2012. Their son Johnny was born on 29th May 2006 and Holden on 22nd June 2009.

Family, Siblings, and Parents

Christopher was born in the Backus family to Terry Backus and Teryl Backus. His father Terry was a lawyer who died when Christopher was a child whereas his mother Teryl is a retired Colonel who served for the United States Marine Corps

Body Measurements: Height and Weight

Christopher’s height stands at 6 feet 3 inches and weighs around 71 kg. He has a shiny brown hair color and blueish eyes color.

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