Christopher Allen Lloyd
October 22, 1938
Stamford, Connecticut, U.S.
(m. 1959;div. 1971)
(m. 1974;div. 1987)
Carol Ann Vanek
(m. 1988;div. 1991)
Jane Walker Wood
(m. 1992;div. 2005)
Christopher Allen Lloyd (born October 22, 1938)is an American actor. He has appeared in many theater productions, films, and on television since the 1960s. He is known for portraying Dr. Emmett "Doc" Brown in the Back to the Future trilogy (1985–1990); and Jim Ignatowski in the comedy series Taxi (1978–1983), for which he won two Emmy Awards.
Lloyd came to public attention in Northeastern theater productions during the 1960s and early 1970s, earning Drama Desk and Obie awards for his work. He made his cinematic debut in One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest (1975), and his television debut in The Adams Chronicles the following year. He also starred as Commander Kruge in Star Trek III: The Search for Spock (1984), Professor Plum in Clue (1985), Judge Doom in Who Framed Roger Rabbit (1988), and Uncle Fester in The Addams Family (1991) and its sequel Addams Family Values (1993).
He earned a third Emmy for his 1992 guest appearance as Alistair Dimple in Road to Avonlea (1992), and won an Independent Spirit Award for his performance in Twenty Bucks (1993). He has done extensive voice work, including Merlock in DuckTales the Movie: Treasure of the Lost Lamp (1990), Grigori Rasputin in Anastasia (1997), the Woodsman in the Cartoon Network miniseries Over the Garden Wall (2014), and the Hacker in PBS Kids series Cyberchase (2002–present), which earned him two further Emmy nominations. He has also been nominated for two Saturn Awards and a BIFA.
Lloyd was born on October 22, 1938, in Stamford, Connecticut, the son of Ruth Lloyd (née Lapham; 1896–1984), a singer and sister of San Francisco mayor Roger Lapham,and her lawyer husband Samuel R. Lloyd Jr. He is the youngest of three boys and four girls, one of whom, Samuel Lloyd, was an actor in the 1950s and 1960s. Lloyd's maternal grandfather, Lewis Henry Lapham, was one of the founders of the Texaco oil company, and Lloyd is also a descendant of Mayflower passengers, including John Howland. Lloyd was raised in Westport, Connecticut, where he attended Staples High School and was involved in founding the high school's theater company, the Staples Players.
Lloyd began his career apprenticing at summer theaters in Mount Kisco, New York, and Hyannis, Massachusetts.He took acting classes in New York City at age 19—some at the Neighborhood Playhouse School of the Theatre with Sanford Meisner —and he recalled making his New York theater debut in a 1961 production of Fernando Arrabal's play And They Put Handcuffs on the Flowers, saying, "I was a replacement and it was my first sort of job in New York." He made his Broadway debut in the short-lived Red, White and Maddox (1969), and went on to Off-Broadway roles in A Midsummer Night's Dream , Kaspar (February 1973), The Harlot and the Hunted, The Seagull (January 1974), Total Eclipse (February 1974), Macbeth , In the Boom Boom Room , Cracks, Professional Resident Company, What Every Woman Knows , The Father, King Lear , Power Failure and, in mid-1972, appeared in a Jean Cocteau double bill, Orphee and The Human Voice , at the Jean Cocteau Theater at 43 Bond Street.
Lloyd returned to Broadway for the musical Happy End .He performed in Andrzej Wajda's adaptation of Fyodor Dostoevsky's The Possessed at Yale Repertory Theater, and in Jay Broad's premiere of White Pelican at the P.A.F. Playhouse in Huntington Station, New York, on Long Island.
In 1977, he said of his training at the Neighborhood Playhouse under Meisner, "My work up to then had been very uneven. I would be good one night, dull the next. Meisner made me aware of how to be consistent in using the best that I have to offer. But I guess nobody can teach you the knack, or whatever it is, that helps you come to life on stage."
His first film role was psychiatric patient Max Taber in One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest (1975), alongside future co-star Danny DeVito. — Judgment Day", in which Lloyd plays Owen Kingston, the former mentor of Fox's character, Mike Flaherty, who stopped by City Hall to see Kingston, only to proclaim himself God. That same year, Lloyd starred in the film remake of the 1960s series My Favorite Martian . He starred on the television series Deadly Games in the mid-1990s and was a regular on the sitcom Stacked in the mid-2000s. In 2003, he guest-starred in three of the 13 produced episodes of Tremors: The Series as the character Cletus Poffenburger. In November 2007, Lloyd was reunited onscreen with his former Taxi co-star Judd Hirsch in the season-four episode "Graphic" of the television series Numb3rs as Ross Moore. He then played the role of Ebenezer Scrooge in a 2008 production of A Christmas Carol at the Kodak Theatre with John Goodman and Jane Leeves. In 2009, he appeared in a comedic trailer for a faux horror film version of Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory entitled Gobstopper, in which he played Willy Wonka as a horror-film-style villain.He is known for his work as "Reverend" Jim Ignatowski, the ex-hippie cabbie on the sitcom Taxi , for which he won two Primetime Emmy Awards for Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series; and the eccentric inventor Emmett "Doc" Brown in the Back to the Future trilogy for which he was nominated for a Saturn Award. In 1985, he appeared in the pilot episode of Street Hawk . The following year, he played the reviled Professor B.O. Beanes on the television series Amazing Stories . Other roles include Klingon Commander Kruge in Star Trek III: The Search for Spock (1984) (on suggestion of fellow actor and friend Leonard Nimoy), Professor Plum in Clue (1985), Professor Dimple in an episode of Road to Avonlea (for which he won a Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series), the villain Judge Doom in Who Framed Roger Rabbit (1988), Merlock in sorcerer DuckTales the Movie (1990), Switchblade Sam in Dennis the Menace (1993), Zoltan in Radioland Murders (1994), and Uncle Fester in The Addams Family (1991) and Addams Family Values (1993). Lloyd portrayed the star character in the adventure game Toonstruck , released in November 1996. In 1999, he was reunited onscreen with Michael J. Fox in an episode of Spin City entitled "Back to the Future IV
In mid-2010, he starred as Willy Loman in a Weston Playhouse production of Death of a Salesman .That September, he reprised his role as Dr. Emmett "Doc" Brown in Back to the Future: The Game , an episodic adventure game series developed by Telltale Games. That same month, the production company 3D Entertainment Films announced Lloyd would star as an eccentric professor who with his lab assistant explore the various dimensions in Time, the Fourth Dimension, an approximately 45-minute Imax 3D film that was planned for release in 2012.
On January 21, 2011, he appeared in "The Firefly" episode of the J. J. Abrams television series Fringe as Roscoe Joyce.That August, he reprised the role of Dr. Emmett Brown (from Back to the Future ) as part of an advertising campaign for Garbarino, an Argentine appliance company, and also as part of Nike's "Back For the Future" campaign for the benefit of The Michael J. Fox Foundation. In 2012 and 2013, Lloyd reprised the role of Doc Brown in two episodes of the stopmotion series Robot Chicken . He was a guest star on the 100th episode of the USA Network sitcom Psych as Martin Khan in 2013.
In May 2013, Lloyd appeared as the narrator and the character Azdak in the Bertolt Brecht play The Caucasian Chalk Circle , produced by the Classic Stage Company in New York.
On the October 21, 2015, episode of Jimmy Kimmel Live , Lloyd and Michael J. Fox appeared in a Back to the Future skit to commemorate the date in the second installment of the film trilogy.
In May 2018, Lloyd made a cameo appearance in the episode titled "No Country For Old Women" of Roseanne , where he played the role of Lou, the boyfriend to the mother of Roseanne and Jackie. He is set to reprise the role in an episode of its spin-off, The Conners, airing May 4, 2022.In late 2019, he provided the voice of Xehanort in the "Re Mind" downloadable content of Kingdom Hearts III , taking over the role from the late Leonard Nimoy and Rutger Hauer, and reprised the role in the 2020 video game Kingdom Hearts: Melody of Memory .
In March 2021, Lloyd played the best friend of William Shatner in the break out hit romantic comedy movie Senior Moment . The movie also starred Jean Smart.
In September 2021, Lloyd portrayed Rick Sanchez in a series of promotional interstitials directed by Paul B. Cummings for the two-part fifth season finale of Rick and Morty , a character inspired by Lloyd's portrayal of Dr. Emmett "Doc" Brown from Back to the Future, alongside Jaeden Martell as Morty Smith.Addressing his own and original voice actor Justin Roiland's portrayals of Sanchez compared to Doc Brown, Lloyd stated that "he felt like Doc and Rick were like two brothers that took different paths."
In March 2022, Lloyd appeared in a promotion for the time travel film The Adam Project along with two of its stars, Ryan Reynolds and Mark Ruffalo.
By July 2020, Lloyd was cast as The Alchemist in Man & Witch, a family-friendly fantasy-adventure film directed by Rob Margolies, with Jim Henson's Creature Shop set to create the puppets for the film.
In March 2022, Lloyd was announced to be set to guest star in an episode of the third season of The Mandalorian , expected to be released later in the year by Disney+.
In April 2022, it was announced that Lloyd will star in Spirit Halloween: The Movie , a film produced in partnership with the Spirit Halloween retailer.He plays Alec Windsor, a wealthy land developer who disappeared one Halloween night, and whose spirit is said to haunt the town in which the film is set each year on Halloween. The film is slated to be released on video-on-demand (VOD) on October 11, 2022.
Lloyd first was married to Catharine Dallas Dixon Boyd, on June 6, 1959.They divorced in 1971. He married actress Kay Tornborg in 1974, divorcing her circa 1987. Lloyd's third marriage, to Carol Ann Vanek, had lasted more than two years when they were in the process of divorce in July 1991. His fourth marriage, to screenwriter Jane Walker Wood, lasted from 1992 to 2005. In 2016, he married Lisa Loiacono, who was Lloyd's real estate agent when he sold his house in Montecito, California, in 2012. His former house on that lot was destroyed in the Tea Fire of November 2008.
Lloyd's philanthropist mother, Ruth Lapham Lloyd, died in 1984 at age 88. Her other surviving children were Donald L. Mygatt, Antoinette L. Mygatt Lucas, Samuel Lloyd III, Ruth Lloyd Scott, Ax Lloyd, and Adele L. Kinney.Lloyd's nephew, Sam Lloyd (1963–2020), was known for playing lawyer Ted Buckland on Scrubs .
|1975||One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest||Max Taber|
|1977||Another Man, Another Chance||Jesse James||Uncredited|
|1978||Three Warriors||Steve Chaffey|
|Goin' South||Deputy Towfield|
|1979||Butch and Sundance: The Early Days||Bill Tod Carver|
|The Lady in Red||Frognose|
|The Onion Field||Jailhouse lawyer|
|1980||The Black Marble||Arnold's Collector|
|1981||The Legend of the Lone Ranger||Maj. Bartholomew "Butch" Cavendish|
|The Postman Always Rings Twice||The Salesman|
|National Lampoon's Movie Madness||Samuel Starkman||Segment: "Municipalians"|
|To Be or Not to Be||S.S. Captain Schultz|
|1984||Star Trek III: The Search for Spock||Cmdr. Kruge|
|The Adventures of Buckaroo Banzai Across the 8th Dimension||John Bigbooté|
|National Lampoon's Joy of Sex||Coach Hindenberg|
|1985||Back to the Future||Dr. Emmett "Doc" Brown|
|1987||Walk Like a Man||Reggie Shand / Henry Shand|
|The Legend of the White Horse||Jim Martin|
|1988||Track 29||Henry Henry|
|Who Framed Roger Rabbit||Judge Doom|
|Eight Men Out||Bill Burns|
|1989||The Dream Team||Henry Sikorsky|
|Back to the Future Part II||Dr. Emmett "Doc" Brown|
|1990||Back to the Future Part III|
|Why Me?||Bruno Daley|
|DuckTales the Movie: Treasure of the Lost Lamp||Merlock the Magician sorcerer (voice)|
|1991||Back to the Future: The Ride||Dr. Emmett "Doc" Brown||Simulator ride|
|Suburban Commando||Charlie Wilcox|
|The Addams Family||Uncle Fester/Gordon Craven|
|Dennis the Menace||Switchblade Sam|
|Addams Family Values||Uncle Fester Addams|
|1994||Angels in the Outfield||Al "The Boss" Angel|
|Camp Nowhere||Dennis Van Welker|
|The Pagemaster||Mr. Dewey / The Pagemaster|
|1995||Mr. Payback: An Interactive Movie||Ed Jarvis||Short film|
|Things to Do in Denver When You're Dead||Pieces|
|1996||Cadillac Ranch||Wood Grimes|
|1997||Changing Habits||Theo Teagarden|
|Dinner at Fred's||Dad|
|Anastasia||Grigori Rasputin (voice)|
|1998||The Real Blonde||Ernst|
|The Animated Adventures of Tom Sawyer||Judge Thatcher (voice)|
|1999||My Favorite Martian||Uncle Martin|
|Man on the Moon||Himself - "Taxi" actor||Cameo|
|On the Edge||Attorney Bum||Segment: "Happy Birthday"|
|When Good Ghouls Go Bad||Uncle Fred Walker|
|2002||Interstate 60: Episodes of the Road||Ray|
|Wish You Were Dead||Bruce|
|Hey Arnold!: The Movie||Coroner (voice)|
|2003||Haunted Lighthouse||Cap'n Jack||Short film|
|2005||Here Comes Peter Cottontail: The Movie||Seymour S. Sassafras (voice)|
|Bad Girls from Valley High||Mr. Chauncey|
|Enfants Terribles||Reverend Burr|
|2008||Fly Me to the Moon||Amos (voice)|
|The Tale of Despereaux||Hovis (voice)|
|2009||Call of the Wild||"Grandpa" Bill Hale|
|Santa Buddies||Stan Cruge|
|Jack and the Beanstalk||Headmaster|
|Piranha 3D||Mr. Goodman|
|2011||Love, Wedding, Marriage||Dr. George|
|Adventures of Serial Buddies||Dr. Von Gearheart|
|Snowflake, the White Gorilla||Dr. Archibald Pepper (voice)||English dub|
|The Chateau Meroux||Nathan|
|2012||Foodfight!||Mr. Clipboard (voice)|
|Cadaver||Cadaver (voice)||Short film|
|Piranha 3DD||Mr. Goodman|
|Delhi Safari||Pigeon (voice)||English dub|
|Axe Boat 2012||Night watchman||Axe body spray short film|
|The Oogieloves in the Big Balloon Adventure||Lero Sombrero|
|Mickey Matson and the Copperhead Conspiracy||Grandpa Jack|
|Dead Before Dawn||Horus Galloway|
|Excuse Me for Living||Lars|
|Sid the Science Kid: The Movie||Dr. Bonanodon (voice)|
|Freedom Force a.k.a. Fantastic Force a.k.a. The Illusionauts||Professor (voice)||English dub|
|2013||Jungle Master||Dr. Sedgwick (voice)|
|The Coin||William||Short film|
|2014||A Million Ways to Die in the West||Doc Brown||Cameo|
|Sin City: A Dame to Kill For||Kroenig|
|The One I Wrote for You||Pop|
|Back in Time||Himself||Documentary|
|Doc Brown Saves the World||Dr. Emmett "Doc" Brown||Short film|
|The Boat Builder||Abner|
|2016||I Am Not a Serial Killer||Mr. Crowley|
|Donald Trump's The Art of the Deal: The Movie||Dr. Emmett "Doc" Brown||Cameo|
|Cold Moon||James Redfield|
|2017||Going in Style||Milton Kupchak|
|The Sound||Clinton Jones|
|Making a Killing||Lloyd Mickey|
|Rerun||(Future) George Benson|
|2019||The Haunted Swordsman||The Black Monk (voice)||Short film|
|Senior Moment||Sal Spinelli|
|Queen Bees||Arthur Lane|
|The Tender Bar||Grandpa Moehringer|
|2022||Spirit Halloween: The Movie||Alec Windsor|
|1976||The Adams Chronicles||Tsar Alexandre||Episode: "Chapter VIII: John Quincy Adams, Secretary of State"|
|1978||Lacy and the Mississippi Queen||Jennings||Television film|
|The Word||Hans Bogardus||Television miniseries|
|1978–1979||Barney Miller||Arnold Scully / Vincent Carew||2 episodes|
|1978–1983||Taxi||Reverend Jim Ignatowski||84 episodes|
|1979||Stunt Seven a.k.a. The Fantastic Seven||Skip Hartman||Television film|
|1982||Best of the West||The Calico Kid||3 episodes|
|American Playhouse||Paul||Episode: "Pilgrim, Farewell"|
|Money on the Side||Sergeant Stampone||Television film|
|1983||September Gun||Jack Brian||Television film|
|1984||Cheers||Phillip Semenko||2 episodes|
|Old Friends||Jerry Forbes||Television film|
|The Cowboy and the Ballerina||Woody||Television film|
|1985||Street Hawk||Anthony Corrido||Episode: "Pilot"|
|1986||Amazing Stories||Prof. Beanes||Episode: "Go to the Head of the Class"|
|1987||Tales from the Hollywood Hills: Pat Hobby Teamed with Genius||Pat Hobby||Television film|
|1990||The Earth Day Special||Dr. Emmett "Doc" Brown||Television special|
|1991–1992||Back to the Future: The Animated Series||Dr. Emmett "Doc" Brown (Live action)||26 episodes|
|1992||T Bone N Weasel||William "Weasel" Weasler||Television film|
|Dead Ahead: The Exxon Valdez Disaster||Frank Iarossi||Television film|
|Road to Avonlea||Alistair Dimple||Episode: "Another Point of View"|
|1994||In Search of Dr. Seuss||Mr. Hunch||Television film|
|1995||Fallen Angels||The Continental Op||Episode: "Fly Paper"|
|Rent-a-Kid||Lawrence 'Larry' Kayvey||Television film|
|1995–1997||Deadly Games||Sebastian Jackal/Jordan Kenneth Lloyd||13 episodes|
|1996||The Right to Remain Silent||Johnny Benjamin||Television film|
|1997||Quicksilver Highway||Aaron Quicksilver||Television film|
|Angels in the Endzone||Al "The Boss" Angel||Television film|
|1998||The Ransom of Red Chief||Sam Howard||Television film|
|1999||Spin City||Owen Kingston||Episode: "Back to the Future IV"|
|Alice in Wonderland||The White Knight||Television film|
|It Came from the Sky||Jarvis Moody||Television film|
|2001||The Tick||Mr. Fishladder||Uncredited|
|Wit||Dr. Harvey Kelekian||Television film|
|Chasing Destiny||Jet James||Television film|
|When Good Ghouls Go Bad||Uncle Fred Walker||Television film|
|2002–present||Cyberchase||The Hacker (voice)||Main role|
|2002||Malcolm in the Middle||Walter||Episode: "Family Reunion"|
|The Big Time||Doc Powers||Television film|
|2003||Ed||Burt Kiffle||Episode: "The Move"|
|Tremors||Dr. Cletus Poffenberger||3 episodes|
|2004||The Grim Adventures of Billy & Mandy||Snail (voice)||Episode: "Dumb Luck/Nobody Loves Grim"|
|I Dream||Prof. Toone||13 episodes|
|2004–2005||Clubhouse||Lou Russo||11 episodes|
|2005||The West Wing||Prof. Lawrence Lessig||Episode: "The Wake Up Call"|
|King of the Hill||Smitty (voice)||Episode: "Care-Takin' Care of Business"|
|Detectives||Anderson in Launderette||Television film|
|2005–2006||Stacked||Harold March||19 episodes|
|2006||Masters of Horror||Everett Neely||Episode: "Valerie on the Stairs"|
|A Perfect Day||Michael||Television film|
|2007||Numbers||Ross Moore||Episode: "Graphic" S04E09|
|2008||Live from Lincoln Center||King Pellinore||Episode: "Camelot"|
|Law & Order: Criminal Intent||Carmine||Episode: "Vanishing Act"|
|2009||Meteor||Prof. Daniel Lehman||2 episodes|
|Knights of Bloodsteel||Tesselink||2 episodes|
|2010||Chuck||Dr. Leo Dreyfus||Episode: "Chuck versus the Tooth"|
|2011||Fringe||Roscoe Joyce||Episode: "The Firefly"|
|Family Practice||Robert Passion Foote||Television film|
|2011–2013||Robot Chicken||Dr. Emmett "Doc" Brown/Early Hacker/Schlomo (voice)||2 episodes|
|2012||Dorothy and the Witches of Oz||Wizard of Oz||Television film|
|R.L. Stine's The Haunting Hour||Grandpa||Episode: "Grampires: Part 1"|
|Anything But Christmas||Harry||Television film|
|2013||Raising Hope||Dennis Powers||Episode: " Credit Where Credit Is Due"|
|Psych||Martin Kahn||Episode: "100 Clues"|
|2014||The Michael J. Fox Show||Principal McTavish||Episode: "Health"|
|Blood Lake: Attack of the Killer Lampreys||Mayor Akerman||Television film|
|Zodiac: Signs of the Apocalypse||Harry Setag||Television film|
|Over the Garden Wall||The Woodsman (voice)||4 episodes|
|2014–2015||Granite Flats||Professor Hargraves||12 episodes|
|2015||The Simpsons||Rev. Jim Ignatowski (voice)||Episode: "My Fare Lady"|
|Just in Time for Christmas||Grandpa Bob||Television film|
|2016||The Big Bang Theory||Theodore||Episode: "The Property Division Collision"|
|2017–2018||12 Monkeys||The Missionary / Zalmon Shaw||3 episodes|
|2018||Roseanne||Lou||Episode: "No Country for Old Women"|
|James Cameron's Story of Science Fiction||Himself||Episode: "Time Travel"|
|2019||A.P. Bio||Melvin||Episode: "Melvin"|
|Big City Greens||Santa Claus (voice)||Episode: "Green Christmas"|
|2020||NCIS||Joseph "Joe" Smith||Episode: "The Arizona "|
|1990||Back To The Future... The Pinball||Dr. Emmett "Doc" Brown (voice)|
|1994||Rescue the Scientists||Lieutenant Jack Tempus (voice)|
|2006||Back to the Future Video Slots||Dr. Emmett "Doc" Brown (voice)|
|2010–2011||Back to the Future: The Game|
|2013||Back to the Future Back in Time Video Slots|
|2015||King's Quest||Elderly King Graham|
|2020||Kingdom Hearts III Re:Mind||Xehanort (voice)|
|Kingdom Hearts: Melody of Memory|
|1985||Huey Lewis and the News||"The Power of Love"||Dr. Emmett "Doc" Brown|
|2008||O'Neal McKnight||"Check Your Coat"|
|1991||Back to the Future: The Ride||Dr. Emmett "Doc" Brown|
|2008||The Simpsons Ride||Voice|
|Year||Award||Category||Production / Role||Result|
|1972–73||Obie Award||One of 12 recipients for "Distinguished Performances"||Won|
|1973||Drama Desk Award||Best Performance||Kaspar|
|1982||Primetime Emmy Award||Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series||Taxi|
|1986||Saturn Award||Best Supporting Actor||Back to the Future||Nominated|
|1990||Who Framed Roger Rabbit|
|1992||Primetime Emmy Award||Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series||Road to Avonlea (Episode: Another Point of View)||Won|
|1994||Independent Spirit Awards||Best Supporting Male||Twenty Bucks|
|2008||Daytime Emmy Awards||Outstanding Performer in an Animated Program||Cyberchase||Nominated|
|2013||Golden Raspberry Awards||Worst Screen Ensemble (shared with the entire cast)||The Oogieloves in the Big Balloon Adventure|
|2015||Daytime Emmy Awards||Outstanding Performer in an Animated Program||Cyberchase|
|2016||British Independent Film Awards||Best Supporting Actor||I Am Not a Serial Killer|
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Back to the Future is an American science fiction comedy franchise created by Robert Zemeckis and Bob Gale. The franchise follows the adventures of a high school student, Marty McFly, and an eccentric scientist, Dr. Emmett "Doc" Brown, as they use a DeLorean time machine to time travel to different periods in the history of the fictional town of Hill Valley, California.
Emmett Lathrop Brown, Ph.D., commonly referred to as Doc Brown, is a fictional scientist character in the Back to the Future franchise. In the world of the franchise, he is the inventor of the world's first and second time machines, the first constructed using a 1981 DeLorean sports car, and the second constructed using a steam engine.
Christopher McDonald is an American film, television, theatre and voice actor.
Sebastian Stan is a Romanian-American actor. He gained recognition for his role as Bucky Barnes / Winter Soldier in the Marvel Cinematic Universe media franchise beginning with the film Captain America: The First Avenger (2011), most recently starring in the Disney+ miniseries The Falcon and the Winter Soldier (2021), and is set to reprise his role in Thunderbolts (2024).
Christopher Jacob Abbott is an American actor. Abbott made his feature film debut in Martha Marcy May Marlene (2011). Abbott's other notable films include Hello I Must Be Going (2012) The Sleepwalker (2014) and On the Count of Three (2021). In 2015, Abbott starred as the titular character in the critically acclaimed film James White. In 2017, he starred opposite Joel Edgerton in the psychological horror film It Comes at Night. In 2018, he portrayed astronaut David Scott in the film First Man, and a reporter in Vox Lux. Abbott portrayed John Yossarian as the lead role in the 2019 miniseries Catch-22 based on the Joseph Heller novel of the same name, for which he was nominated for the Golden Globe Award for Best Actor – Miniseries or Television Film. In 2020, he co-starred in the films Black Bear, Possessor and The World to Come.
Spirit Halloween, LLC is an American seasonal retailer that supplies Halloween decorations, costumes, props and accessories. It is the country's largest Halloween retailer. It was founded in 1983 and began in the Castro Valley Mall in San Francisco, California. It is headquartered in Egg Harbor Township, New Jersey. In 1999, the store had 60 seasonal locations. Today, the pop-up retailer has over a thousand locations across the United States and Canada.
Spirit Halloween: The Movie is an upcoming American supernatural horror film directed by David Poag in his feature film directorial debut, and written by Billie Bates. Produced in partnership with the Spirit Halloween retailer, the film stars Christopher Lloyd and Rachael Leigh Cook, and follows three middle schoolers who find themselves locked in a haunted Spirit Halloween store on Halloween night.
The near relatives who survive [include] ... two daughters, Mrs. Elinor Ford of Washington, D.C.., and Mrs. Samuel Lloyd of Stamford, Conn., and two sons [including] Roger D. Lapham of San Francisco, president of the American Hawaiian Steamship Company....
Catherine Boyd Lloyd of Manhattan says ... related to their 1971 divorce after 12 years of marriage. Lloyd ... is now married to screenwriter Jane Walker Wood.
In 1974 she married actor Christopher Lloyd.... (They are now in the process of getting a divorce.)
Actor Christopher Lloyd ... and his wife, homemaker Carol Ann Vanek Lloyd, are divorcing after more than two years of marriage...
Production is currently underway with plans to film in both Fargo and Los Angeles.
Lego Dimensions features the voice talents of Chris Pratt, Alison Brie, Michael J. Fox, Gary Oldman, Irrfan Khan, Charlie Day, Ellen McLain, Stephen Merchant, Christopher Lloyd, Peter Capaldi, Jenna Coleman, Michelle Gomez, Troy Baker, Tom Kane, Joel McHale, Elizabeth Banks, Tara Strong and More!