Chris Geere

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Chris Geere
Born Christopher William Geere
(1981-03-18) 18 March 1981 (age 36)
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, England
Occupation Actor
Years active 2001–present
Spouse(s) Jennifer Sawdon
Children 1

Christopher William "Chris" Geere (born 18 March 1981) is an English actor. He is perhaps best known for his role as King Edvard/Eddie in the The Prince and Me sequels, and for playing the lead role of Jimmy Shive-Overly in the FX/FXX comedy You're the Worst.

Career[edit]

Geere portrayed the character of Matt Wilding on the BBC series Waterloo Road. In January 2009, just as the fourth series of Waterloo Road began airing, Geere said that he would not be returning for the fifth series.[1] He currently stars on the FXX hit comedy series You're the Worst, whose third season began 31 August 2016.[2]

Personal life[edit]

Chris married Jennifer Sawdon, a singer-songwriter and pianist, in 2010. Their son, Freddie, was born in 2012.[3]

Filmography[edit]

Film[edit]

Year Title Role Notes
2003 Wondrous Oblivion Mrs. Wilson's grandson
2007 Blood and Chocolate Ulf
2008 Lawnchairs & Grappling Hooks Simon short
2008 The Prince and Me 3: A Royal Honeymoon King Edvard/Eddie
2010 The Prince and Me 4: The Elephant Adventure King Edvard/Eddie
2011 Endless Abraham short
2012 Cleanskin Nick
2013 After Earth Hesper Navigator
2014 The Last Showing Jamie
2016 Urge Vick
2016 Deadtectives Sam Whitner Post-production

Television[edit]

Year Title Role Notes
2001 Band of Brothers German Soldier Unknown episodes
2002 TLC Medical Student 1 episode – Season 1, Episode 6: Agency Nurse
2002 Casualty Longfellow 1 episode – Season 18, Episode 16: Eat, Drink and Be Merry
2003 Trust Andy Boyd 3 episodes – Season 1, Episode 1,2 and 3
2003 Adventure Inc. Ben 2 episodes – Season 1, Episode 12: Angel of St. Edmunds and Season 1, Episode 13: Echoes of the Past
2003 Danielle Cable: Eyewitness Josh Harman TV movie
2003 Reversals Student TV movie
2004 The Bill Michael Sparks 1 episode – Season 20, Episode 61
2005 Family Affairs Joel Dobson 2 episodes – Season 9, Episode 256 and Season 9 Episode 257
2006 Bombshell Gunner Dean McGowan 7 episodes – Season 1, Episode 1–7
2007–2012 Waterloo Road Matt Wilding 49 episodes, Series 3–4 (2007–2009), 7 (2011–2012)
2008 EastEnders Anton 2 episodes – Season 24, Episode 86: Tanya's Torn and Season 24, Episode 87: Tanya Makes Her Decision
2010 Hollyoaks Dale Greer 1 episode – Season 15 Episode 248
2010 Missing Lee Beckett 1 episode – Season 2, Episode 5
2010 Pete Versus Life Kurt 5 episodes – Season 1, Episode 1–5
2010 Holby City Patrick Wright 1 episode – Season 13, Episode 4: Queen's Gambit
2012 Doctors Tom Malone 1 episode – Season 14, Episode 6: A Little on the Side
2012 Little Crackers Harry 1 episode – Season 3, Episode 1: Joanna Lumley's Little Cracker: Baby, Be Blonde
2013 The Spa Bolek Glodwisky 6 episodes- Season 1, Episode 2–7
2013 Trollied Richard France Series 3
2014 Death in Paradise Max Leigh Series 3, Episode 4
2014 Outnumbered Tommy Series 5, Episode 6
2014–present You're the Worst Jimmy Shive-Overly Series lead

References[edit]

  1. ^ https://web.archive.org/web/20090201135331/http://waterlooroadtv.co.uk/interviews/index.php. Archived from the original on 1 February 2009. Retrieved 2 February 2009.  Missing or empty |title= (help)
  2. ^ "FX and FXX Set Summer Premiere Dates for Original Series" (Press release). FX. May 16, 2014. Retrieved July 10, 2014. 
  3. ^ McKeegan, Alice (23 January 2013). "Waterloo Road star and his wife backs 'breast is best' bid". Manchester Evening News. Retrieved 11 September 2015. 

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