Christopher Lloyd

Christopher Lloyd

Age
79
Birthday
Oct. 22nd, 1938
Born in
Stamford, Connecticut, USA
Height
6' 1

Christopher Lloyd's Main TV Roles

Show Character(s)
Taxi TV Show
Taxi
Meteor: Path to Destruction TV Show
Meteor: Path to Destruction
Stacked TV Show
Stacked
Back to the Future TV Show
Back to the Future
Cyberchase TV Show
Cyberchase
Deadly Games TV Show
Deadly Games
Clubhouse TV Show
Clubhouse
Best of the West TV Show
Best of the West
Granite Flats TV Show
Granite Flats
I Dream (UK) TV Show
I Dream (UK)
Crackanory (UK) TV Show
Crackanory (UK)
Fantastic Seven TV Show
Fantastic Seven
 

Main Movie Roles

Guest TV Roles

[none found]



BIOGRAPHY:

Lloyd was born in Stamford, Connecticut, the son of Samuel R. Lloyd, a lawyer, and his wife Ruth (née Lapham), a singer and sister of San Francisco mayor Roger Lapham. He is the youngest of four girls and three boys, one of whom, Samuel Lloyd, was an actor in the 1950s and 1960s. Lloyd's maternal grandfather, Lewis 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 New Canaan, Connecticut.


TRIVIA:
  • He appeared as his Addams Family character (Uncle Fester Addams) in 'M.C. Hammer' (qv)'s "Addams Groove" music video.
  • For his brief 1985 scenes in _Back to the Future (1985)_ (qv), he wore prosthetic make-up to appear 30 years older than in his 1955 scenes, which dominate the film. In the sequels, the 1985 Doc Brown has more scenes. To avoid having to put him through extensive make-up every morning, writers 'Robert Zemeckis' (qv) and 'Bob Gale' (qv) came up with the idea of Doc Brown visiting a rejuvenation clinic in the future, which results in his face looking much younger.
  • Graduate from Staples High School in Westport, Connecticut, in 1958.
  • Attended the prestigious Fessenden School in West Newton, Massachusetts.
  • Independent Spirit Award for _Twenty Bucks (1993)_ (qv), best supporting actor.
  • In a scene in _Back to the Future (1985)_ (qv), his character Dr. Emmett L. "Doc" Brown, hangs on the arm of a large clock. This mimics a stunt done by 'Harold Lloyd (I)' (qv) (no relation) in the movie _Safety Last! (1923)_ (qv).
  • Shares his birthday with actor 'Jeff Goldblum' (qv).
  • In _Man on the Moon (1999)_ (qv), in scenes of _"Taxi" (1978)_ (qv), he appeared as himself, reprising his old role of Rev. Jim Ignatowski in the sitcom 20 years after the show itself was aired.


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