|Born||Christopher Scott Noll
August 22, 1976
Hackettstown, New Jersey, U.S.
|Spouse(s)||Shilpa Shah Noll|
Chris attended the Saint Thomas Choir School in Manhattan. While there he sang with the St. Thomas Boys Choir and Carly Simon on the song "Let the River Run", which won an Academy Award for Best Original Song for the film Working Girl, a Golden Globe Award for Best Original Song-Motion Picture (1989), and a Grammy Award for Best Song Written Specifically For A Motion Picture (1989).
Chris went to the American University in Washington, D.C. and received a Bachelor's Degree in Theatre - Performance. He hosted his own late night talk show Midnight with Chris Noll on the student run campus television station ATV which later became "The Chris Wylde Show Starring Chris Wylde" on Comedy Central.
Chris created, wrote, produced, and starred in The Chris Wylde Show Starring Chris Wylde on Comedy Central.
Chris guest-starred on a memorable 2002 episode of Trading Spaces and in 2007 was voted their Funniest Home Owner.
Chris was the top center square for a week on Hollywood Squares.
Chris had a recurring role on General Hospital.
Wylde's first film role was in Clint Eastwood's Space Cowboys playing Jason, the birthday boy. His scene "Scare in the Air" was also the big screen debut of actor Jon Hamm. Wylde was cast alongside Johnny Knoxville in a memorable scene from Coyote Ugly which appeared in all the film's trailers and commercials. Both Space Cowboys and Coyote Ugly opened in theaters on the same day, August 4, 2000. Wylde's other films include: All's Faire in Love, Earth to Echo, Evolution, Fred: The Movie, Joe Dirt, Lucky Bastard, My Date With Drew, My First Mister, The Revenant, Spring Break Lawyer, Coffee, Kill Boss, and The Ten.
Chris Wylde has starred in several campaigns. He was Buddy Mignon and sang, "Four Times the Steak!" for Taco Bell, he was the Digiorno Delivery Guy for three years. He starred alongside Jane Lynch in several commercials for Comcast. Wylde was the voice of Buster the talking dog/CEO of Petco. He was in the Fox Sports NBA Live the Game campaign, which were the most award winning commercials of the year. He was The Beast in the Del Taco Feed the Beast campaign. Wylde has also starred in spots for Verizon, Toyota, Corona Light, Wendy's, Sprite, Bell South, Monday Night Football, Cinnamon Toast Crunch, La-Z-Boy, Budweiser, Heineken, Riff, Alltell, California Cheese, The Espy's, Jiffy Lube, State Farm, Ritz, and multiple others.
In the summer of 2013, Chris starred in the one-act comedy The Third Date at the Hollywood Fringe Festival. He played the role of Helmer.
Chris wrote, created and starred in the popular web series Dadholes.
Between December 3 of 2013 and December 4 of 2013 Chris' YouTube channel featuring the series gained popularity after links were featured on http://www.reddit.com/r/videos/
His 3 episodes of Dadholes received over half a million views in 24 hours.
More information is available at http://www.dadholes.tumblr.com/
- Strauss, Robert. "IN PERSON; Hide Those Children. A Jersey Guy's on TV.", The New York Times, July 22, 2001. Accessed February 11, 2011. "On Aug. 5 at 11:30 p.m., The Chris Wylde Show Starring Chris Wylde, a 24-year-old who grew up as Chris Noll in Belvidere, Verona and Allendale, will premiere as the first late-night show on the cable network Comedy Central... So far, I think, the most famous person out of Northern Highlands Regional High School is Vinnie Testaverde's niece, he said."