Chris Zylka

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Chris Zylka
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Zylka at The Ripple Effect red carpet event for the Water Project in 2011
Born Chris Settlemire
(1985-05-09) May 9, 1985 (age 29)
Warren, Ohio, U.S.
Occupation Actor
Years active 2008–present

Chris Settlemire (born May 9, 1985), known professionally as Chris Zylka, is an American actor.

Life and career[edit]

Zylka was born Chris Settlemire in Warren, Ohio. He took his mother's maiden name as a stage name.[1] His father is of German and British descent, and his mother is of half Polish and half Czech ancestry (the surname Zylka is Polish).[2]

Zylka attended the University of Toledo. Zylka began his career with a guest appearance on 90210 in 2008. He was soon cast in a recurring role in Everybody Hates Chris before also having guest appearances on the shows Hannah Montana, Cougar Town and Zeke and Luther. Zylka then landed a sixteen-episode recurring role as Joey Donner in 10 Things I Hate About You. Zylka began to move into films around this time, appearing in The People I've Slept With before starring in the horror television film My Super Psycho Sweet 16. Zylka would later reprise this role in the sequel, My Super Psycho Sweet 16: Part 2. Zylka also appeared in Kaboom in 2010.

Zylka starred in two animal attack-themed films, Shark Night (2011) and Piranha 3DD (2012). Zylka portrayed Flash Thompson in The Amazing Spider-Man.[3] He played the role of Jake in the television drama The Secret Circle.[4][5] BuddyTV ranked him number ninety on its list of "TV's Sexiest Men of 2011".[6]

Filmography[edit]

Film
Title Year Role Notes
People I've Slept With, TheThe People I've Slept With 2009 Mr. Hottie
Kaboom 2010 Thor
Shark Night 2011 Blake Hammond
Piranha DD 2012 Kyle Knight
Amazing Spider-Man, TheThe Amazing Spider-Man 2012 Eugene "Flash" Thompson
Amazing Spider-Man 2, TheThe Amazing Spider-Man 2 2014 Eugene "Flash" Thompson
Kitchen Sink 2015
Bare 2015 Haden
Michael 2015 Filming
Television
Title Year Role Notes
Everybody Hates Chris 2008 Various Characters 3 episodes
90210 2008, 2013 Jason 2 episodes
My Super Psycho Sweet 16 2009 Brigg Television film
Hannah Montana 2009 Gabe Lamotti 2 episodes
10 Things I Hate About You 2009–2010 Joey Donner 16 episodes
Cougar Town 2009 BJ 1 episode
Zeke and Luther 2009–2010 Doyce Plunk 3 episodes
My Super Psycho Sweet 16: Part 2 2010 Brigg Television film
Secret Circle, TheThe Secret Circle 2011–2012 Jake Armstrong 17 episodes
Teen Spirit 2011 Nick Ramsey Television film
My Super Psycho Sweet 16: Part 3 2012 Brigg Television film
Twisted 2013 Tyler Lewis 4 episodes
The Leftovers 2014- Tom Garvey Main Role

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