Christopher Egan is also known as Christopher Andrew Egan is an Australian actor. He has been a part of various television series, movie and commercial advertisements. He played the role of Nick Smith in the famous television series Home and Away. He appeared in the Series, Dominion as Alex Lannon and Kings as David Shepherd aired on NBC. He was born in Sydney. He has been a part of various modeling assignments and had appeared in various television commercials. He joined the Glen Street productions by West Side Story and Les Misérables. He performed in many shows over there and showed his desire to become an actor. In 2002, he got his first break in the television series Home and Away. The show was aired on Seven Network and created by Alan Bateman. Initially, the series was named as Refuge but was later changed to Home and Away. The series also featured Steven Matheson, Bobby Simpson, Carly Morris, Pippa, Lynn Davenport, Tom and Frank Morgan. He is a trained gymnast from the KICK Performance Group, which is in Sydney. He has even participated and won many competitions at a young age. In 2003, he shifted to Los Angeles. In 2005, he acted in the historical television drama Empire. The series was shot in South Central Italy and Rome.
The series was directed by Kim Manners and John Gray. In 2010, he appeared in the supernatural action television series Dominion. The series was based on the movie Legion released in the same year. He played the character of Alex Lannon, a young soldier. The series also starred
in the lead role. The shooting of the show was done in South Africa. His other television series include
, Alpha Male, Pretty/Handsome, Everwood and much more. In 2006, he made his debut in movies with Eragon. The movie was directed by Stefen Fangmeier. The movie was based on the novel by Christopher Paolini. The other cast included
, Ed Speleers,
, Saphira, Alun Armstrong, and much more. The movie was very much appreciated and is noted for its animation and special effects. The film ranked in the list of the highest-grossing movies at the 31st position. In 2007, he appeared in a small role in the film Resident Evil: Extinction. In 2009, he acted in the movie Letters to Juliet. The movie also starred Gael García Bernal,
, and Vanessa Redgrave. The movie was shot in Italy.