Born in Dallas, Texas, Christopher Rich began performing in plays while attending high school in the Rio Grande Valley, urged by a teacher to channel in Rowdy tendencies into acting rather than protesting the Vietnam War. He contiuned performing and studing acting at the University of Texas and later at Cornell University, where he received a master's degree in theater arts.
Rich moved to New York and began performing on stage highlighted by playing Dionysus in The Bacchae on Broadway, and in many off-Broadway and regional productions. In order to raise funds for plays he was producing, he joined the cast of Another World, playing Alexander Sandy Cory for the next four years.
He moved to Los Angeles and appeared in many television series, mostnotably joining the lowded ensemble cast on Murphy Brown and being a series regular on The George Carlin Show.
On the big screen, Rich starred in The Joy Luck Club as Tamlyn Tornita's husband, John Millus', Vietnam War movie Flight of the Intruder with Danny Glover and William Dafoe, and the independant art film Prisoners of Inertia with Amanda Plummer.
Rich has appeared in numerous television movies, with credits including Going Home opposite Jason Robards in one of his last performances. He played a villian in and served as a producer for The Gambler IV, which marked his first project with Reba star Reba McEntire and solidifed their friendship. He also starred in and produced, In the Line of Duty: Manhunt in the Dakotas with Rod Steiger.
Rich currently lives in Los Angeles with his wife, Eva Halina, a former Miss Poland and Olypic gymnast at the 1980 Moscow Olypics. When not working, he enjoys collecting fine wines, playing golf and collecting and reading books.… Expand
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|Reba: Season 6||Nov 19, 2006||Dr. Brock Hart / Director||tbd|
|Reba: Season 5||Sep 16, 2005||Dr. Brock Hart / Director||tbd|
|Reba: Season 4||Sep 17, 2004||Dr. Brock Hart||10|
|Reba: Season 3||Sep 12, 2003||Dr. Brock Hart||tbd|
|Reba: Season 2||Sep 20, 2002||Dr. Brock Hart||tbd|
|Reba: Season 1||Oct 5, 2001||Dr. Brock Hart||7.0|
|Another World: Season 36||May 4, 1999||Alexander 'Sandy' Sanderson Cory [#1] (1981 - 1985)||tbd|
|Another World: Season 35||May 4, 1998||Alexander 'Sandy' Sanderson Cory [#1] (1981 - 1985)||tbd|
|Nash Bridges: Season 3||Sep 19, 1997||Agent David Katz||tbd|
|Another World: Season 34||Jul 10, 1997||Alexander 'Sandy' Sanderson Cory [#1] (1981 - 1985)||tbd|
|Nash Bridges: Season 2||Sep 13, 1996||Special Agent Katz||tbd|
|Nash Bridges: Season 1||Mar 29, 1996||Special Agent David Katz||tbd|
|Murphy Brown: Season 6||Sep 20, 1993||Miller Redfield||tbd|
|Murphy Brown: Season 5||Sep 21, 1992||Miller Redfield||tbd|
|Murphy Brown: Season 4||Sep 16, 1991||Miller Redfield||tbd|
|Murphy Brown: Season 1||Nov 14, 1988||Miller Redfield||4.5|
|Another World: Season 24||Jun 30, 1987||Alexander 'Sandy' Sanderson Cory [#1] (1981 - 1985)||tbd|
|Another World: Season 6||Jun 30, 1969||Alexander 'Sandy' Sanderson Cory [#1] (1981 - 1985)||tbd|
|Another World: Season 5||Jan 2, 1968||Alexander 'Sandy' Sanderson Cory [#1] (1981 - 1985)||tbd|
|Another World: Season 4||Jun 21, 1967||Alexander 'Sandy' Sanderson Cory [#1] (1981 - 1985)||tbd|