Christopher Richard LeMonda is an American actor of Italian and Greek descent, from Long Island, New York. His mother, Catherine Tamis-LeMonda, is a professor of applied psychology, and his father, Richard LeMonda, is a retired chief-fire marshal of New York City. After graduating from New York University in 2013, Chris began working at a private equity firm in Manhattan. In 2016 he decided to move to Los Angeles to pursue a career in the entertainment industry. Over the course of four years, while studying at several highly regarded acting studios in Los Angeles, Chris worked on various student films, web series, short films, and eventually got into feature films and television. Chris divides his time between New York and Los Angeles.