Cody Christian

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Cody Christian
Cody Christian by Gage Skidmore.jpg
Christian at the 2017 San Diego Comic-Con
Born Cody Allen Christian
(1995-04-15) April 15, 1995 (age 23)[1]
Portland, Maine, U.S.
Occupation Actor
Years active 2006–present

Cody Allen Christian (born April 15, 1995)[1][2] is an American actor. He is known for his recurring role as Mike Montgomery in the Freeform series Pretty Little Liars,[1] and for his role as Theo Raeken from the fifth and sixth seasons of the MTV series Teen Wolf.[3] He was recently cast as Asher, a high school football player, in the CW Network's new fall series All-American. [4]

Personal life[edit]

Christian is the son of a Native American mother, who is of the Penobscot nation and grew up on a reservation in Maine.[5][6]

Christian's mother is a breast cancer survivor,[7] and he has campaigned to raise money for breast cancer research.[8]

Career[edit]

Christian has played Mike Montgomery, lead character Aria Montgomery's younger brother, on the Freeform television series Pretty Little Liars,[9] since 2010. Other acting credits include appearances on television series True Blood, Grey's Anatomy and Back to You with Laura Marano, and in the 2011 film Kill the Irishman. Christian starred in the 2013 film The Starving Games, a parody of The Hunger Games films.[10][11]

He appears in seasons 5 and 6 of the MTV series Teen Wolf, playing a recurring character named Theo Raeken, a former human who was turned into a hybrid creature called a Chimera, in his case, possessing both Werewolf and Werecoyote powers.[12][13]

Filmography[edit]

Film[edit]

Year Title Role Notes
2006 The Profound Mysteries of Tommy Kuglar Young Tommy Kuglar Short film
2006 Corndog of Tolerance The Kid Short film
2009 Surrogates Boy Canter
2011 Kill the Irishman Young Danny Greene
2013 The Starving Games Peter Malarkey The Hunger Games Parody
2016 Submerged Dylan [14]
2018 Assassination Nation Johnny
2018 Notorious Nick Nick Newell Post-production

Television[edit]

Year Title Role Notes
2007 State of Mind Adam unknown episodes
2007 Back to You Xander Tucker Episode: "Gracie's Bully"
2008 True Blood Screaming Boy Episode: "Sparks Fly Out"
2010 Grey's Anatomy Brad Walker Episode: "State of Love and Trust"
2010–2015 Pretty Little Liars Mike Montgomery Recurring role (seasons 1–2, 4–5), Guest role (season 6), 29 episodes
2012 Lab Rats Kavan Episode: "Crush, Chop, and Burn, Part I"
2012 Beautiful People Kyle Unsold television pilot[15]
2012 Body of Proof Greg Lux Episode: "Home Invasion"
2013 Austin & Ally Elliot Episode: "Campers & Complications"
2013 Supah Ninjas Flint Forster Episodes: "Flint Forster", "Finding Forster", "Spring Fling"
2014 See Dad Run Evan Episode: "See Dad Roast the Toast"
2015–2017 Teen Wolf Theo Raeken Recurring role (seasons 5 and 6); 30 episodes
2018 All American Asher Main role; post-production

Awards and nominations[edit]

Year Award Category Work Result
2017 Teen Choice Awards Choice Summer TV Actor Teen Wolf Nominated

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c "Codie Christian". Hollywoodlife. Retrieved July 1, 2016. 
  2. ^ Codie Christian [@ReallyCody] (April 15, 2015). "THANK YOU ALL SO MUCH FOR THE BIRTHDAY WISHES. I'm truly humbled and have no idea how to express my gratitude" (Tweet). Retrieved July 1, 2016 – via Twitter. 
  3. ^ Avery Thompson (August 24, 2015). "'Teen Wolf' Finale: Game-Changing Reveals, Theo & Malia's 'Connection' & More Scoop". Hollywoodlife. Retrieved August 31, 2015. 
  4. ^ Andre (May 31, 2018). "New Show "All-American" this fall on The CW". Cody Christian.co. Retrieved July 31, 2018. 
  5. ^ Cody Christian (August 19, 2014). "Cody Christian Tweet". Twitter. Retrieved August 8, 2017. 
  6. ^ Ashley Bohall (November 19, 2016). "Ashley Bohall Tweet". Twitter. Retrieved August 8, 2017. 
  7. ^ Brie Hiramine (March 24, 2016). "<3: Cody Christian Writes a Beautiful Message About Mom's Struggle With Breast Cancer". J-14. Retrieved August 8, 2017. 
  8. ^ Cody Christian (September 9, 2015). "Cody Christian Tweet". Twitter. Retrieved August 8, 2017. 
  9. ^ Ryan Gajewski (February 10, 2015). "'Pretty Little Liars' Star on Mike and Alison's Shocking Storyline, "Crazy" Finale". The Hollywood Reporter. Retrieved July 1, 2016. 
  10. ^ Jen Yamato (July 26, 2013). "'Hunger Games' Spoof 'The Starving Games' Sets November Release Ahead Of 'Catching Fire'". Deadline Hollywood. Retrieved July 1, 2016. Maiara Walsh (Desperate Housewives, Switched at Birth), Cody Christian (Pretty Little Liars), Lauren Bowles (True Blood), Brant Daugherty (Pretty Little Liars), and Diedrich Bader (Napoleon Dynamite) star in the pic... 
  11. ^ Andy Swift (November 8, 2013). "'The Starving Games': Cody Christian Previews His Twisted Take On Peeta". Hollywoodlife. Retrieved July 10, 2015. 
  12. ^ Megan Vick (February 10, 2015). "'Teen Wolf' brings 'Pretty Little Liars'' Cody Christian into the pack". Zap2it. Retrieved July 1, 2016. 
  13. ^ Julianne Ishler (February 10, 2015). "Cody Christian In 'Teen Wolf': 'Pretty Little Liars' Hunk Joins 5th Season". Hollywoodlife. Retrieved July 10, 2015. 
  14. ^ Borys Kit (October 23, 2013). "'Pretty Little Liars' Actor Cody Christian, Tim Daly Join Indie Thriller 'Submerged'". The Hollywood Reporter. Retrieved July 10, 2015. 
  15. ^ Nellie Andreeva (January 18, 2012). "Five Cast In NBC Pilot 'Beautiful People'". Deadline Hollywood. Retrieved July 1, 2016. 

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