Born in Washington D.C., Christopher attended St. Stephen's School for high school and obtained a degree in history from University of Colorado at Boulder. He moved to New York City where he studied acting at the Neighborhood Playhouse. He began appearing in commercials and later some TV and movies. His first big role came in 1989 when he secured a recurring role in 11 episodes of 1st & Ten. Shortly after he appeared in 17 episodes of the short lived The Fanelli Boys as Frankie Fanelli. He then was cast as a voice in the comedy series Dinosaurs. In 1995 Meloni appeared in 8 episodes of Misery Loves Company shortly followed by a five episode stint on NYPD Blue. In 1997 he appeared in 6 episodes of Leaving L.A. and 3 episodes of Brooklyn South. In 1999 Meloni was cast as a lead actor in the series Law & Order: Special Victims Unit as Det. Elliott Stabler, where he has appeared in over 225 episodes. At the same time, Meloni appeared in 38 episodes of Oz as Chris Keller.
In addition to these TV productions, Meloni has guest starred in many other series, and has appeared in dozens of TV movies and feature films. Some of his big screen credits include Wet Hot American Summer, Harold & Kumar Go To White Castle, Bound, Junior, and many more.
|MAIN|| Zach Braff • Sarah Chalke • Donald Faison • Neil Flynn • Ken Jenkins • John C. McGinley • |
Judy Reyes • Eliza Coupe • Kerry Bishé • Michael Mosley • Dave Franco
|SUPPORTING||Johnny Kastl • Sam Lloyd • Robert Maschio • Christa Miller • Travis Schuldt • Aloma Wright|
|SEE ALSO||List of character appearances • Cast from Season: 1 • 2 • 3 • 4 • 5 • 6 • 7 • 8 • W • 9|