Christopher David “Chris” Noth is an American actor. He is famous for his TV roles as NYPD Detective Mike Logan on Law & Order. Moreover, he is also famous for playing Big on Sex and the City and Peter Florrick on The Good Wife. He is a two-time Golden Globe Awards nominated actor.
Chris Noth: Age, Family, Siblings, Parents, Ethnicity, Nationality
Chris Noth was born on November 13, 1954, in Madison, Wisconsin. Currently, his age is 64 years. He is the son of Jeanne L. Parr and Charles James Noth. His mother, Jeanne was a CBS News correspondent. Similarly, his father was an insurance salesman turned marketing-company executive however, he died in March 1966.
In addition, he has two older brothers, Michael, and Charles Noth. His ethnicity remains mixed(Irish, German, and English). Noth’s nationality is American.
Chris Noth: Education, School/College University
Noth completed his undergraduate studies at Marlboro College. He earned an MFA from the Yale School of Drama.
Chris Noth: Professional Life, Career
Chris Noth’s acting debut came in 1981 with an uncredited role in the thriller film titled ‘Cutter’s Way. After that, he played a brief role in the comedy movie called ‘Waitress!’ After doing some small roles in movies, such as ‘Smithereens,’ ‘Boyz In The Hood,’ among others, he finally landed a major role in an Indonesian movie.
Noth earned his first TV project in 1986 in which he portrayed Johnny Mathews. The TV movie was called ‘Killer in the Mirror’. After that, he went on to play the role of Roy Burnette in the movie ‘Apology.’ Additionally, in the same year, he also featured as Officer Ron Lipsky in three episodes of a police drama titled ‘Hill Street Blues.’
However, it was in 1990 that he earned his breakthrough in his TV career. He appeared in the first part of the police procedural drama called ‘Law & Order.’ After that, over the next five years, he became popular as Detective Michael Logan. Furthermore, in 1995, he played the same character in an episode of ‘Homicide: Life on the Street.’
Another one of his famous roles came in 1998. He portrayed the character of Mr. Big, who was the love interest of Carrie Bradshaw on the famous drama-comedy show ‘Sex and the City.’ Furthermore, in the 2000s, he appeared in several movies including ‘The Glass House’, ‘Searching for Paradise’, and ‘The Perfect Man’.
In 2019, he appeared as James Cohen in one episode of the British sitcom called ‘Catastrophe.’ Furthermore, in 2019, he appeared in an Off-Broadway production of ‘The Mother’.
Chris Noth: Awards, Nominations
Chris Noth has received many nominations for his work throughout the years. He has received four Screen Actors Guild Awards for Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series in 1995 and 1996.
Similarly, he also received a nomination of the Satellite Awards for the Best Supporting Actor- Television Series. Furthermore, he has received nominations for the prestigious Golden Globe Awards Best Supporting role. Unfortunately, he has not won any awards so far.
Chris Noth: Net worth($15.5 million), Salary($2 million), Income
Chris Noth has an estimated net worth of around $15.5 million according to some notable online sources. Similarly, he receives around $2 million annually. His main source of income is acting.
Chris Noth: Rumors and Controversies, Scandals
Chris was pulled into some controversy when he called ‘Sex and the City’s character Carrie Bradshaw, portrayed by Sarah Jessica Parker a ‘whore’ in public.
Body Measurements: Height, Weight, Body Size
Chris Noth has a height of around 6 feet 1 inch. Moreover, he weighs around 99 kg. In addition to this, he has dark green colored eyes and salt and pepper hair.
Chris Noth: Instagram
Chris Noth is active on Instagram. He has around 159k followers on her Instagram account. he has more than 130 posts and keeps updating his fans with different pictures.