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 October 30, 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 October 30, 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 Mira Sorvino
Sibling Michele Backus
Salary $500,000
Net Worth $7 Million

Christopher Backus Net Worth and Salary

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 Backus holds an estimated net worth of $7 million with an annual salary of $500,000 as of 2023.

Married To Wife, Mira Sorvino

The 42-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 married on 11th June 2004 in a private ceremony in 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 have welcomed four children; daughters Mattea Angel and Lucia and sons Johnny Christopher King and Holden Paul Terry Backus. Their 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.

Parents and Family

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 in the United States Marine Corps

Christopher Backus 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.

Christopher Backus FAQs

How old is Christopher Backus?

Christopher Backus is 42 years old, born October 30, 1981.

Where is Christopher Backus from?

Christopher Backus hails from Mission Viejo, California, USA.

What is the net worth of Christopher Backus?

Christopher Backus is worth $7 million as of 2023.

What is Christopher Backus' salary?

Christopher Backus has a $500,000 salary annually.

Who is Christopher Backus' wife?

Christopher Backus is married to his wife, Mira Sorvino.

How many kids does Christopher Backus have?

Christopher Backus has 4 kids.

How tall is Christopher Backus?

Christopher Backus is 6 feet 3 inches tall.

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