Christopher Charles Mintz-Plasse (born June 20, 1989), is an American actor and comedian. He made his debut in Craig Motolla’s Superbad (2007), with Jonah Hill, Michael Cera, Seth Rogen, Bill Hader, Emma Stone, and Martha MacIsaac.
Other notable films in the 2000s include David Wain’s Role Models (2008), with Seann William Scott, Paul Rudd, Bobb’e J. Thompson, Jane Lynch, and Elizabeth Banks; Harold Ramis’s Year One (2009), with Jack Black, Cera, Oliver Platt, David Cross, Hank Azaria, Vinnie Jones, Juno Temple, and Olivia Wilde; Kick-Ass (2010) and its sequel Kick-Ass 2 (2013) collectively with Aaron Taylor-Johnson, Chloë Grace Moretz, Mark Strong, Nicolas Cage, Lyndsy Fonseca, Clark Duke, Evan Peters, Dexter Fletcher, Jason Flemyng, Morris Chestnut, Jim Carrey, John Leguizamo, Augustus Prew, and Ian Glenn.
Films in the 2010s include Fright Night (2011), with Anton Yelchin, Colin Farrell, Toni Collette, Imogen Poots, and David Tennant; The To Do List (2013), with Aubrey Plaza, Johnny Simmons, Hader, Alia Shawkat, Sarah Steele, Scott Porter, Rachel Bilson, Andy Samberg, Donald Glover, Connie Britton, and Clark Gregg; Nicholas Stoller’s Neighbors (2014), and Neighbors 2: Sorority Rising (2016), collectively with Rogen, Rose Byrne, Zac Efron, Dave Franco, Jerrod Carmichael, Ike Barinholtz, Carla Gallo, Hannibal Buress, Lisa Kudrow, Moretz, Selena Gomez, Kelsey Grammer, Clara Mamet, Awkwafina, and Billy Eichner; and Dylan Kidd’s Get a Job (2016), with Miles Teller, Anna Kendrick, Brandon T. Jackson, Nicholas Braun, Marcia Gay Harden, Alison Brie, and Bryan Cranston.
Films in the 2020s include Emerald Fennell’s Promising Young Woman (2020), with Carey Mulligan, Bo Burnham, Brie, Clancy Brown, Jennifer Coolidge, Laverne Cox, and Connie Britton, Molly Shannon, and Max Greenfield; and Oran Zegman’s Honor Society (2022), with Angourie Rice and Gaten Matarazzo.
Mintz-Plasse has also done voice work in the How to Train Your Dragon animated franchise (2010-2019), collectively with Jay Baruchel, Gerard Butler, Craig Ferguson, America Ferrera, Hill, Christopher Mintz-Plasse, T.J. Miller, Kristen Wiig, Cate Blanchett, Djimon Hounsou, Kit Harington, and F. Murray Abraham; Marmaduke (2010), with Owen Wilson, Lee Pace, Judy Greer, William H. Macy, Steve Coogan, Sam Elliott, Fergie, George Lopez, Stone, Kiefer Sutherland, and Marlon Wayans; ParaNorman (2012), with Kodi Smit-McPhee, Jodelle Ferland, Bernard Hill, Tucker Albrizzi, Kendrick, Casey Affleck, Leslie Mann, Jeff Garlin, Elaine Stritch, Tempestt Bledsoe, Alex Borstein, and John Goodman; and Trolls (2016), with Kendrick, Justin Timberlake, Zooey Deschanel, Christine Baranski, Russell Brand, James Corden, Jeffrey Tambor, John Cleese, and Gwen Stefani.
Each review will be linked to the title below.
(*seen originally in theaters)
(**seen rereleased in theaters)
- Superbad (2007)* – directed by Greg Mottola
- Role Models (2008)* – directed by David Wain
- The Tale of RJ (2009) – directed by David Katzenberg – short
- Year One (2009)* – directed by Harold Ramis
- Kick-Ass (2010)* – directed by Matthew Vaughn
- How to Train Your Dragon (2010)* – directed by Chris Sanders & Dean DeBlois
- Marmaduke (2010) – directed by Tom Dey
- Legend of the Boneknapper Dragon (2010) – directed by John Puglisi – short
- You’re So Hot with Chris Mintz-Plasse and Dave Franco (2011) – directed by Brian McGinn – short
- Fright Night (2011) – directed by Craig Gillespie
- Gift of the Night Fury (2011) – directed by Tom Owens – short
- Book of Dragons (2011) – directed by Steve Hickner – short
- Would You (2012) – directed by Rod Blackhurst & Brian McGinn – short
- You’re So Hot: Part Deux with Dave Franco & Chris Mintz-Plasse (2012) – directed by Rod Blackhurst & Brian McGinn – short
- ParaNorman (2012)* – directed by Sam Fell & Chris Butler
- Pitch Perfect (2012) – directed by Jason Moore
- The Far Cry Experience (2012) – directed by Antoine Blossier – miniseries
- Movie 43 (2013) – directed by Steven Brill, Peter Farrelly, Will Graham, Steve Carr, Griffin Dunne, James Duffy, Jonathan van Tulleken, Elizabeth Banks, Patrik Forsberg, Brett Ratner, Rusty Cundieff, James Gunn, Bob Odenkirk, Steve Baker, & Damon Escott – anthology
- Drunk Buddies (2013) – directed by Adam Aseraf – short
- This Is the End (2013) – directed by Seth Rogen & Evan Goldberg
- The To Do List (2013) – directed by Maggie Carey
- Kick-Ass 2 (2013)* – directed by Jeff Wadlow
- Neighbors (2014) – directed by Nicholas Stoller
- How to Train Your Dragon 2 (2014)* – directed by Dean DeBlois
- You’re So Hot: Vol. 3 with Dave Franco and Chris Mintz-Plasse (2014) – directed by Brian McGinn – short
- Tag (2014) – directed by Danny Roth
- Get a Job (2016) – directed by Dylan Kidd
- Neighbors 2: Sorority Rising (2016) – directed by Nicholas Stoller
- Trolls (2016)* – directed by Mike Mitchell & Walt Dohrn
- Trolls Holiday (2017) – directed by Joel Crawford – short
- How to Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World (2019)* – directed by Dean DeBlois
- How to Train Your Dragon: Homecoming (2019) – directed by Tim Johnson – short
- Promising Young Woman (2020) – directed by Emerald Fennell
- Honor Society (2022) – directed by Oran Zegman