Christopher Mintz- Plasse is a Hollywood actor who is mainly known for playing comedy roles. He was born and brought up in Woodlands Hills, California. His father was a postal worker whereas his mother a school counselor. Christopher had a passion towards acting and actively participated in drama in high school.
When Christopher was 17 years old, he and his friends went for auditioning for the role in the movie, Superbad. Fortunately, he got the role of character, McLovin who was a super nerdy guy which brought a lot of comedy to the role. His character of McLovin earned him fame, success and good critics review. He was also nominated for “MTV award for Best Breakthrough Performance” for the role of McLovin. Then, he was offered to play the role of comedic version of the biblical figure, Isaac directed by
Harold Ramis in the movie, Year One.
Christopher was asked to audition for the role of Red Mist in the movie, “Kick-ass” in which he had a short role which was further extended to a long one when the director,
Matthew Vaughn got really impressed with what he is capable to do. He also dubbed for a character in animated movie, “
How To Train Your Dragon”. In the year 2010, Christopher was also featured in two music videos, “Erase Me”, featuring
Kanye West and “Answer To Yourself” by indie rock band. He also starred in the remake of 1985 movie,
Fright Night as Evil Ed.
Plasse was also approached for a sitcom “Friend Me” for which he had shot a few episodes but unfortunately the show was not aired as the creator of the series, Alan Kirschenbaum committed suicide. Christopher got an opportunity to play a darker shade role in the remake of his previous movie, Kick-ass for which he had also hired a coach so that he could give justice to the character. He also feature in a documentary which aired on Funny or Die which was based on a road trip initiated by LG to promote the campaign, “It’s all possible ”. Mintz- Plasse dubbed the character of Fishlegs again in the sequel, How To train Your Dragon 2. Christopher also plays the main lead character in “The great Indoors”. He has starred as guest in Wainy Days’ episode, “Tough Guy, “Steve Guttenberg’s Birthday” episode of Kent and also features in three episode of the series, “Flaked”.