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Who Is The Most Famous Chris In The World?

Updated January 26, 2021 5.0k votes 681 voters 146.3k views101 items

List RulesVote up the Chrises you've heard of.

How many celebrities named Chris can you think of? The famous Chrises below have many different professions, as this list includes notable actors named Chris, athletes named Chris, and even political figures named Chris.

This list features NBA players named Chris, like Chris Bosh, musicians named Chris, like Chris Martin, footballers named Chris, like Chris Doleman, and actors called Chris, like Chris Pratt. You’ll also see comedians named Chris, like Chris Rock. 

Are you surprised there are so many basketball players named Chris? If we’re missing your favorite famous singers named Chris, or any celebrity Chris - feel free to add them below. Then, vote up the Chrises you think are most famous. 

  • Chris Evans1

    Chris Evans


    BirthplaceSudbury, Massachusetts, United States of America

    Christopher Robert Evans (born June 13, 1981) is an American actor. Evans is known for his...  more

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  • Chris Hemsworth2

    Chris Hemsworth


    BirthplaceMelbourne, Australia

    Christopher Hemsworth (born 11 August 1983) is an Australian actor. He rose to prominence...  more

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  • Chris Pratt3

    Chris Pratt


    BirthplaceVirginia, Minnesota, United States of America

    Christopher Michael Pratt (born June 21, 1979) is an American actor. He rose to prominence for...  more

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  • Chris Pine4

    Chris Pine


    BirthplaceLos Angeles, California, United States of America

    Christopher Whitelaw Pine (born August 26, 1980) is an American actor. Pine made his feature...  more

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  • Chris Rock5

    Chris Rock


    BirthplaceAndrews, South Carolina, United States of America

    Christopher Julius Rock (born February 7, 1965) is an American comedian, actor, writer,...  more

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  • Christopher Walken6

    BirthplaceNew York City, USA, New York, Astoria

    Christopher Walken (born Ronald Walken, March 31, 1943) is an American actor, dancer,...  more

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  • Christopher Lee7

    Christopher Lee


    BirthplaceBelgravia, London, United Kingdom

    Sir Christopher Frank Carandini Lee (27 May 1922 – 7 June 2015) was an English actor, singer...  more

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  • Chris Martin8

    Chris Martin


    BirthplaceExeter, United Kingdom

    Christopher Anthony John Martin (born 2 March 1977) is an English singer, songwriter,...  more

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  • Christopher Nolan9

    BirthplaceLondon, United Kingdom

    Christopher Edward Nolan, (born 30 July 1970) is an English-American film director,...  more

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  • Chris O'Donnell10

    Chris O'Donnell


    BirthplaceUSA, Winnetka, Illinois

    Christopher Eugene O'Donnell (born June 26, 1970) is an American actor and former model. He...  more

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  • Chris Colfer11

    Chris Colfer


    BirthplaceClovis, California, United States of America

    Christopher Paul Colfer (born May 27, 1990) is an American actor, singer, and author. He...  more

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  • Christopher Plummer12

    BirthplaceToronto, Canada

    Arthur Christopher Orme Plummer (December 13, 1929 – February 5, 2021) was a Canadian actor...  more

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  • Chris Farley13

    Chris Farley


    BirthplaceMadison, Wisconsin, United States of America

    Christopher Crosby Farley (February 15, 1964 – December 18, 1997) was an American actor and...  more

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  • Christopher Lloyd14

    BirthplaceUSA, Connecticut, Stamford

    Christopher Allen Lloyd (born October 22, 1938) is an American actor and voice actor. Lloyd...  more

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  • Christopher Mintz-Plasse15

    BirthplaceLos Angeles, California, United States of America

    Christopher Charles Mintz-Plasse (; born June 20, 1989) is an American actor, comedian, and...  more

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  • Christopher Reeve16

    BirthplaceNew York City, New York, USA

    Christopher D'Olier Reeve (September 25, 1952 – October 10, 2004) was an American actor who...  more

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  • Chris O'Dowd17

    Chris O'Dowd


    BirthplaceBoyle, County Roscommon, Republic of Ireland

    Christopher O'Dowd (born 9 October 1979) is an Irish actor and comedian, best known for his...  more

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  • Christopher Meloni18

    BirthplaceWashington, D.C., USA

    Christopher Peter Meloni (born April 2, 1961) is an American actor. He is known for his...  more

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  • Chris Tucker19

    Chris Tucker


    BirthplaceGeorgia, USA, Atlanta

    Christopher Tucker (born August 31, 1971) is an American actor, stand-up comedian, and book...  more

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  • Chris Paul20

    Chris Paul


    BirthplaceWinston-Salem, North Carolina

    Christopher Emmanuel Paul (born May 6, 1985) is an American professional basketball player for...  more

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  • Chris Brown21

    Chris Brown


    BirthplaceTappahannock, Virginia, United States of America

    Christopher Maurice Brown (born May 5, 1989) is an American singer, songwriter, dancer, actor...  more

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  • Chris Daughtry22

    Chris Daughtry


    BirthplaceRoanoke Rapids, North Carolina, United States of America

    Christopher Adam Daughtry (born December 26, 1979) is an American singer, songwriter and...  more

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  • Chris Klein23

    Chris Klein


    BirthplaceUSA, Hinsdale, Illinois

    Frederick Christopher Klein (born March 14, 1979) is an American actor who is best known for...  more

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  • Kris Jenner24

    Kris Jenner


    BirthplaceSan Diego, California, United States of America

    Kristen Mary Jenner (born November 5, 1955) is an American television personality,...  more

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  • Chris Elliott25

    Chris Elliott


    BirthplaceNew York City, USA, New York

    Christopher Nash Elliott (born May 31, 1960) is an American actor, comedian, and writer. He is...  more

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