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Christopher "Chris" O'Dowd born 9 October 1979 is an Irish actor and comedian best known for his role as Roy Trenneman in the Channel 4 comedy The IT Crowd. O'Dowd created and is starring in the Sky 1 television series Moone Boy. He had a recurring role on the drama series Girls and starred in the television series Family Tree. O'Dowd is also ... See full bio »

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Bridesmaids
Bridesmaids Rhodes
(2011)
The Sapphires
The Sapphires Dave Lovelace
(2012)
Moone Boy
Moone Boy Sean Murphy
(2012-2015)

Filmography

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 2018 Juliet, Naked (post-production)
Duncan
  Hippie Hippie Shake (abandoned)
Felix Dennis
 2017 Get Shorty (TV Series)
Miles Daly
- Blue Pages (2017) ... Miles Daly
- Turnaround (2017) ... Miles Daly
- Shot on Location (2017) ... Miles Daly
- Grace Under Pressure (2017) ... Miles Daly
- Epinephrine (2017) ... Miles Daly
 2017 Molly's Game
Douglas Downey
 2017 Loving Vincent
Postman Joseph Roulin
 2017 Love After Love
Nicholas
 2016 Mascots
Tommy 'Zook' Zucarello
 2015/II The Program
David Walsh
 2012-2015 Moone Boy (TV Series)
Sean Murphy
- George's Bucket List (2015) ... Sean Murphy
- Bells 'n' Smells (2015) ... Sean Murphy
- Unidentified Feckin' Objects (2015) ... Sean Murphy
- Fecks, Lies and Videotape (2015) ... Sean Murphy
- The Plunder Years (2015) ... Sean Murphy
 2015 Puffin Rock (TV Series)
Narrator
- Daytime Sleepover (2015) ... Narrator
- Flooded Burrow (2015) ... Narrator
- Mossy Goes Solo (2015) ... Narrator
- Three's a Crowd (2015) ... Narrator
- The Empty Shell (2015) ... Narrator
 2014 Of Mice and Men
Lennie Small
 2014 St. Vincent
Brother Geraghty
 2014 Cuban Fury
Drew
 2013-2014 Monsters vs. Aliens (TV Series)
Dr. Cockroach
- When Luck Runs Out/That Which Cannot Be Unseen (2014) ... Dr. Cockroach (voice)
- Debtor Alive!/The Grade That Wouldn't Pass! (2014) ... Dr. Cockroach (voice)
- This Ball Must Be Dodged/It Spoke With Authority (2014) ... Dr. Cockroach (voice)
 2014 Calvary
Jack Brennan
 2013 Thor: The Dark World
Richard
 2006-2013 The IT Crowd (TV Series)
Roy Trenneman
- The Internet Is Coming (2013) ... Roy Trenneman
- Reynholm vs Reynholm (2010) ... Roy Trenneman
- Bad Boys (2010) ... Roy Trenneman
- Italian for Beginners (2010) ... Roy Trenneman
- Something Happened (2010) ... Roy Trenneman
 2013 The Double
Nurse
 2013 Family Tree (TV Series)
Tom Chadwick
- Cowboys (2013) ... Tom Chadwick
- Indians (2013) ... Tom Chadwick
- Civil War (2013) ... Tom Chadwick
- Welcome to America (2013) ... Tom Chadwick
- Country Life (2013) ... Tom Chadwick
 2013 Epic
Grub (voice)
 2012-2013 Girls (TV Series)
Thomas-John
- It's a Shame About Ray (2013) ... Thomas-John
- I Get Ideas (2013) ... Thomas-John
- It's About Time (2013) ... Thomas-John
- She Did (2012) ... Thomas-John
- Weirdos Need Girlfriends Too (2012) ... Thomas-John
 2012 This Is 40
Ronnie
 2012 Knighthood and Decoy (TV Series)
Jar-Lath
 2011-2012 Family Guy (TV Series)
Guard / Contestant / Butler
- Viewer Mail #2 (2012) ... Guard / Contestant (voice)
- Lottery Fever (2011) ... Butler (voice)
 2012 The Sapphires
Dave Lovelace
 2011 Friends with Kids
Alex
 2011/I Bridesmaids
Rhodes
 2011 The Crimson Petal and the White (TV Mini-Series)
William Rackham
- Episode #1.4 (2011) ... William Rackham
- Episode #1.3 (2011) ... William Rackham
- Episode #1.2 (2011) ... William Rackham
- Episode #1.1 (2011) ... William Rackham
 2010 Gulliver's Travels
General Edward
 2010 Little Crackers (TV Series)
Santa / Himself
- Chris O'Dowd's Little Cracker: Capturing Santa (2010) ... Santa / Himself
 2010 Dinner for Schmucks
Marco - Blind Swordsman (as Christopher O'Dowd)
 2009 FM (TV Series)
Lindsay Carol
- Blinded by the Light (2009) ... Lindsay Carol
- Video Killed the Radio Star (2009) ... Lindsay Carol
- Golden Lady (2009) ... Lindsay Carol
- Return to Sender (2009) ... Lindsay Carol
- System Addict (2009) ... Lindsay Carol
 2009 Pirate Radio
Simon
 2008 How to Lose Friends & Alienate People
Post Modern Review Staff
 2007 Roman's Empire (TV Mini-Series)
Jase
- Episode #1.6 (2007) ... Jase
- Episode #1.5 (2007) ... Jase
- Episode #1.4 (2007) ... Jase
- Episode #1.3 (2007) ... Jase
- Pilot (2007) ... Jase
 2007 Hotel Very Welcome
Liam
 2006 Doc Martin (TV Series)
Jonathan
- On the Edge (2006) ... Jonathan
 2006 The Amazing Mrs Pritchard (TV Series)
Headmaster
- Episode #1.3 (2006) ... Headmaster
- Episode #1.2 (2006) ... Headmaster
 2006 Showbands II (TV Movie)
Mervin Mooney
 2003-2005 The Clinic (TV Series)
Brendan Davenport
- Episode #3.2 (2005) ... Brendan Davenport
- Episode #3.1 (2005) ... Brendan Davenport
- Episode #2.8 (2004) ... Brendan Davenport
- Episode #2.7 (2004) ... Brendan Davenport
- Episode #2.6 (2004) ... Brendan Davenport
 2005 The Year London Blew Up: 1974 (TV Movie)
Dowd
 2005/I Festival
Tommy O'Dwyer
 2004 Vera Drake
Sid's Customer
 2003 Conspiracy of Silence
James (as Christopher O'Dowd)
 2003 Red Cap (TV Series)
Bernie Maddox
- Crush (2003) ... Bernie Maddox
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TV commercial for Daz Washing Powder

Publicity Listings:

1 Interview | 4 Articles | See more »

Alternate Names:

Christopher O'Dowd

Height:

6' 3" (1.91 m)
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Personal Quote:

I'd like to think that I'm getting slightly more mature as time goes on, but I don't know if my fiance would necessarily agree. See more »

Trivia:

Guests at Chris and Dawn's London wedding included Brian O'Driscoll, wife Amy Huberman, The IT Crowd (2006) writer Graham Linehan and TV presenter Caroline Flack. See more »

Star Sign:

Libra

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