Chris Butler was most recently seen as Griffin in Oregon Shakespeare Festival’s How to Catch Creation and Macduff in Macbeth. Previous OSF credits include Othello; Love’s Labour’s Lost; A Raisin in the Sun; The Piano Lesson; Much Ado About Nothing; and Wild Oats. Other theatre credits include 110 in the Shade (Roundabout Theatre, Broadway); District Merchants; Death of a Salesman (South Coast Repertory); Race (American Conservatory Theatre); Julius Caesar (Shakespeare Santa Cruz); A Midsummer Night’s Dream (The Old Globe); The Tempest (Southwest Repertory Company); Antony and Cleopatra (Nevada Shakespeare Theater); Measure for Measure (Illinois Shakespeare Festival).
Film/TV credits include: The Good Fight; Designated Survivor; Scandal; Modern Family; Longmire; NCIS: Los Angeles; Shameless; Law & Order: SVU; Major Crimes; Criminal Minds; Justified; True Blood; The Good Wife.
Awards include LA Ovation, NAACP, LA Drama Critics.
Education: MFA in Theater, UC San Diego; BA in Dramatic Arts, UNC-Chapel Hill.