Chris Messina
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Chris Messina

Christopher Messina (born August 11, 1974) is an American actor and film director. He has appeared in supporting roles in films such as Vicky Cristina Barcelona, Argo, Julie & Julia, Ruby Sparks, Celeste and Jesse Forever, You've Got Mail, and Birds of Prey. He starred in the film The Giant Mechanical Man. On television, he appeared in roles as Chris Sanchez in Damages, Reese Lansing in The Newsroom and as Danny Castellano in The Mindy Project, the latter of which earned him two nominations for the Critics' Choice Television Award for Best Actor in a Comedy Series.

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Character : Detective Bowden

Ira & Abby

Character : Ira Black

28 Hotel Rooms

Character : Man



Character : Theo


Character : Dave


Character : Brad

The Sweet Life

Character : Kenny

The Giant Mechanical Man

Character : Tim


Character : Jacob

Ruby Sparks

Character : Harry


Character : Jeremy Woods

I Care a Lot

Character : No character defined

The Secrets We Keep

Character : No character defined

Love Is Love Is Love

Character : No character defined

Made of Honor

Character : Dennis

Julie & Julia

Character : Eric Powell

An Invisible Sign

Character : Ben Smith

The Oven

Character : Narrator

Live by Night

Character : Dion Bartolo

Alex of Venice

Character : George

The Trouble with Bliss

Character : NJ

Vicky Cristina Barcelona

Character : Doug


Character : Phillip Greenberg

Brief Interviews with Hideous Men

Character : Subject #19

Ordinary World

Character : Jake

The True Adventures of Wolfboy

Character : Denny

Birds of Prey (and the Fantabulous Emancipation of One Harley Quinn)

Character : Victor Zsasz

Turn It Up

Character : Baz

Humboldt County

Character : Max

Secret Ingredients: Creating Julie & Julia

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Like Crazy

Character : Mike Appletree

Celeste & Jesse Forever

Character : Paul

Palo Alto

Character : Mitch


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Character : Jason


Character : Barry


Character : Malinov

Away We Go

Character : Tom Garnett

Digging for Fire

Character : Billy T

You've Got Mail

Character : Fox Salesperson

Showing Up

Character : Himself


Character : Higgins

Chris Messina Tv Credits

Six Feet Under

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Law & Order

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The Mindy Project

Character : Danny Castellano

Sharp Objects

Character : Richard Willis

The View

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Off Camera with Sam Jones

Character : Himself