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Christopher McDonald Biography

Birth Name:
Christopher McDonald
Birth Place:
New York, New York, United States

Fast Facts

  • Studied at the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art in London, the London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art, and the Stella Adler Acting Conservancy in New York City
  • First professional acting job was in the touring company of Nightclub Cantata
  • Loves auto racing and has raced in the Long Beach Grand Prix
  • Best known for playing Tappy Tibbons in Requiem for a Dream, Shooter McGavin in Happy Gilmore and Darryl in Thelma & Louise


  • Ava Catherine McDonald -- Daughter
  • Hannah Elizabeth McDonald -- Daughter
  • Hannah Elizabeth McDonlad -- Daughter
  • Rose McDonald -- Daughter
  • Rosie McDonald -- Daughter
  • Patricia McDonald -- Mother
  • Jackson Riley McDonald -- Son
  • Lupe Gidley -- Wife