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Christopher William Geere (born 18 March 1981) is an English actor. He is best known for playing the lead role of Jimmy Shive-Overly in the FXX comedy You're the Worst.

Chris Geere
Born
Christopher William Geere

(1981-03-18) 18 March 1981 (age 38)
OccupationActor
Years active2001–present
Spouse(s)Jennifer Sawdon (m. 2010)
Children1

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CareerEdit

Geere portrayed the character of Matt Wilding on the BBC series Waterloo Road. In January 2009, just as the fourth series of Waterloo Road began airing, Geere said that he would not be returning for the fifth series.[2] He starred on the FXX hit comedy series You're the Worst, which ran for five seasons from 2014 to 2019.[3]

Personal lifeEdit

Chris married Jennifer Sawdon, a singer-songwriter and pianist, in 2010. Their son, Freddie, was born in 2012.[4]

FilmographyEdit

FilmEdit

Year Title Role Notes
2003 Wondrous Oblivion Mrs. Wilson's grandson
2007 Blood and Chocolate Ulf
2008 Lawnchairs & Grappling Hooks Simon short
2008 The Prince and Me 3: A Royal Honeymoon King Edvard/Eddie Direct-to-video
2010 The Prince and Me 4: The Elephant Adventure King Edvard/Eddie Direct-to-video
2011 Endless Abraham short
2012 Cleanskin Nick
2013 After Earth Hesper Navigator
2014 The Last Showing Jamie
2016 Urge Vick
2018 Deadtectives Sam Whitner
2018 The Festival Brother David
2019 Pokémon Detective Pikachu Roger Clifford

TelevisionEdit

Year Title Role Notes
2001 Band of Brothers German Soldier Unknown episodes
2002 TLC Medical Student 1 episode – Season 1, Episode 6: Agency Nurse
2002 Casualty Longfellow 1 episode – Season 18, Episode 16: Eat, Drink and Be Merry
2003 Trust Andy Boyd 3 episodes – Season 1, Episode 1,2 and 3
2003 Adventure Inc. Ben 2 episodes – Season 1, Episode 12: Angel of St. Edmunds and Season 1, Episode 13: Echoes of the Past
2003 Danielle Cable: Eyewitness Josh Harman TV movie
2003 Reversals Student TV movie
2004 The Bill Michael Sparks 1 episode – Season 20, Episode 61
2005 Family Affairs Joel Dobson 2 episodes – Season 9, Episode 256 and Season 9 Episode 257
2006 Bombshell Gunner Dean McGowan 7 episodes – Season 1, Episode 1–7
2007–2012 Waterloo Road Matt Wilding 60 episodes, Series 3–4 (2007–2009), 7 (2011–2012)
2008 EastEnders Anton 2 episodes
2010 Hollyoaks Dale Greer 1 episode
2010 Missing Lee Beckett 1 episode – Season 2, Episode 5
2010 Pete Versus Life Kurt 5 episodes – Season 1, Episode 1–5
2010 Holby City Patrick Wright 1 episode – Season 13, Episode 4: Queen's Gambit
2012 Doctors Tom Malone 1 episode – Season 14, Episode 6: A Little on the Side
2012 Little Crackers Harry 1 episode – Season 3, Episode 1: Joanna Lumley's Little Cracker: Baby, Be Blonde
2013 The Spa Bolek Glodwisky 6 episodes- Season 1, Episode 2–7
2013 Trollied Richard France Series 3
2014 Death in Paradise Max Leigh Series 3, Episode 4
2014 Outnumbered Tommy Series 5, Episode 6
2014–2019 You're the Worst Jimmy Shive-Overly Series lead
2017 Ill Behaviour Joel 3 Episodes - Series 1
2018 Modern Family Dr. Arvin Fennerman 7 episodes – Season 9-10, recurring role

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "BBC - Press Office - Waterloo Road series three: Chris Geere plays Matt Wilding". www.bbc.co.uk. 4 October 2007. Retrieved 15 November 2018.
  2. ^ https://web.archive.org/web/20090201135331/http://waterlooroadtv.co.uk/interviews/index.php. Archived from the original on 1 February 2009. Retrieved 2 February 2009. Missing or empty |title= (help)
  3. ^ Schwartz, Ryan (28 June 2017). "You're the Worst Season 4, Better Things Season 2 Get Premiere Dates". TVLine. Retrieved 28 June 2017.
  4. ^ McKeegan, Alice (23 January 2013). "Waterloo Road star and his wife backs 'breast is best' bid". Manchester Evening News. Retrieved 11 September 2015.

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