Hometown: Los Angeles, California
Birthday: June 20
Christopher Mintz-Plasse is a film and television actor who rose to fame with his breakout role as Fogell, better known as McLovin, in the Judd Apatow comedy, “Superbad.”
Most recently, Mintz-Plasse voiced the character of Prince Gristle in the animated feature, “Trolls.” His additional voice-over credits for film and television include, the “How to Train Your Dragon” franchise, “Paranorman,” “Marmaduke” and “Dragons: Riders of Berk.”
Mintz-Plasse has amassed a number of notable feature film credits, including “Neighbors” and “Neighbors 2: Sorority Rising,” opposite Seth Rogen, Rose Byrne and Zac Efron; “Kick-Ass” and “Kick-Ass 2,” with Chloe Grace Moretz; “Pitch Perfect,” alongside Anna Kendrick and Rebel Wilson; “Role Models,” with Paul Rudd; and “Fright Night” opposite Toni Collette and Anton Yelchin. His additional feature film credits include “Smurfs 2,” “Movie 43” and “Year One.”
On television, Mintz-Plasse can be seen in a recurring role on the series “Flaked,” opposite Will Arnett. His additional television credits include starring in the comedy series “Friend Me,” on the Network, and guest starring in the comedy series “Party Down.”
In addition to acting, Mintz-Plasse is a passionate music lover. He has formed two bands to date, The Young Rapscallions and Bear on Fire.
Mintz-Plasse is a Los Angeles native, where he currently still resides. His birthday is June 20. Follow him on Twitter and Instagram @mintzplasse.