Zylka in December 2011
|Born||Christopher Michael Settlemire|
May 9, 1985
Warren, Ohio, Ohio, U.S.
|Partner(s)||Paris Hilton (engaged)|
Life and career
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. He played the role of Jake in the television drama The Secret Circle. BuddyTV ranked him number ninety on its list of "TV's Sexiest Men of 2011".
|2009||The People I've Slept With||Mr. Hottie|
|2011||Shark Night||Blake Hammond|
|2012||The Amazing Spider-Man||Eugene "Flash" Thompson|
|2014||The Amazing Spider-Man 2||Deleted scenes|
|2015||Freaks of Nature||Chaz Jr.|
|2016||Welcome To Willits||Jeremiah|
|TBA||The Death and Life of John F. Donovan||Will Jefford Jr.|
|2008||Everybody Hates Chris||Various characters||3 episodes|
|2009||Hannah Montana||Gabe Lamotti||2 episodes|
|2009–2010||10 Things I Hate About You||Joey Donner||16 episodes|
|2009||Cougar Town||BJ||Episode: "Pilot"|
|2009||My Super Psycho Sweet 16||Brigg Jenner||Television film|
|2009–2010||Zeke and Luther||Doyce Plunk||3 episodes|
|2010||My Super Psycho Sweet 16: Part 2||Brigg Jenner||Television film|
|2011||Teen Spirit||Nick Ramsey||Television film|
|2011–2012||The Secret Circle||Jake Armstrong||17 episodes|
|2012||My Super Psycho Sweet 16: Part 3||Brigg Jenner||Uncredited, television film|
|2013||Twisted||Tyler Lewis||4 episodes|
|2014–2017||The Leftovers||Tom Garvey||Main cast|
|2015||I Killed My BFF||Alex Lachan||Television film|
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- Zylka in Brown, Emma (June 25, 2014). "Chris Zylka Remains". Interview. Archived from the original on January 2, 2018.
The Warren, Ohio native.... [M]y grandfather [is] from the Ukraine, Kiev.
- Fallon, Kevin (June 27, 2014). "From Homeless to HBO, 'The Leftovers' Star Chris Zylka's Crazy Hollywood Story". The Daily Beast. Archived from the original on June 29, 2017. Retrieved January 2, 2018.
- Gray, Andy (July 2, 2009). "One-time Howland QB changes playing fields". Tribune Chronicle. Retrieved January 15, 2012. – via MediaPass (subscription required) Reprinted here and archived on January 2, 2018.
- Orange, B. Alan (November 20, 2010). "Chris Zylka Is Eugene Flash Thompson in 'Spider-Man'". MovieWeb.com.
- Abrams, Natalie (August 24, 2011). "Secret Circle Taps Chris Zylka As the Witchy New Bad Boy". TV Guide. Retrieved August 25, 2011.
- Peterson, Price (May 3, 2012). "The Secret Circle's Chris Zylka on Romancing Faye, Renewal Optimism, and His Proudest Season 1 Moment". TV.com. Retrieved May 4, 2012.
- "TV's 100 Sexiest Men of 2011". BuddyTV. December 5, 2011. Retrieved March 9, 2012.
- Corriston, Michele (April 27, 2014). "Chris Zylka and Hanna Beth Are Engaged". People.
- Rivera, Zayda (April 27, 2014). "'Spider-Man 2' actor Chris Zylka gets engaged to Hanna Beth". New York Daily News. Retrieved June 14, 2015.
- Johnson, Zach (March 12, 2015). "Chris Zylka and Hanna Beth End Their Engagement and Their Breakup Gets Insanely Messy on Instagram and Twitter!". E! Online.
- McRady, Rachel (March 12, 2015). "Chris Zylka, Model Hanna Beth Split, End Engagement in Nasty Online Feud". Us Magazine. Retrieved June 14, 2015.
- Jordan, Julie; Pasquini, Maria (January 2, 2018). "Paris Hilton and Chris Zylka Are Engaged: 'I Have Never Felt So Happy'". People. Archived from the original on January 2, 2018. Retrieved April 1, 2018.
- Hilton, Paris (January 2, 2018). "I said Yas!". Paris Hilton verified Instagram account. Retrieved April 1, 2018.
So happy & excited to be engaged to the love of my life.
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