– Christopher Egan is an Australian actor portraying a Londoner on holiday in Italy.That internationalism has helped him tackle his first major lead role opposite Amanda Seyfried and Vanessa Redgrave in the new film “Letters to Juliet.” Egan climbed the show business ladder through his native Australia, honing his chops on the long-running and popular Aussie This good looking and charismatic actor was anxious to talk with Hollywood about his lead role in Letters to Juliet, especially the experience of performing with the great Vanessa Redgrave (as his grandmother) and one of the hottest young actresses of the moment, Amanda Seyfried.Hollywood Chicago.com: This is one of your first major film leads, a very romantic role and it’s opposite Vanessa Redgrave and Amanda Seyfried.How did you get the role and did anything freak you out about the challenge?
He played Nick Smith in the Australian soap opera Home and Away from 2000 to 2003, and David Shepherd on the NBC television drama Kings.
Christopher Andrew Egan (born June 29th, 1984) is an Australian actor probably best known for playing Nick Smith in the Australian soap opera Home and Away for three years.
He most resently played David Shepherd on the NBC television drama Kings, heavily based on the Biblical story of King David and King Saul. He has three brothers: Tim the eldest, Ben and Joel.
During his career as an actor, he has appeared in several commercials and even done some modelling but his ability and ambition for acting came when he performed in the Glen Street production of Les Misérables and West Side Story.
Chris has also been trained in gymnastics at the KICK Performance Group in Sydney.