|Celebrated Name:||Christopher Atkins|
|Real Name/Full Name:||Christopher Atkins Bomann|
|Age:||59 years old|
|Birth Date:||21 February 1961|
|Birth Place:||Rye, New York, U.S.|
|Wife/Spouse (Name):||Lyn Barron Weber (m, 1985; div, 2007)|
|Children/Kids (Son and Daughter):||Yes (Grant Bomann and Brittney Bomann)|
|Is Christopher Atkins Gay?:||No|
|Net Worth in 2020:||$3 Million|
|Last Updated:||October 2020|
Christopher Atkins is a popular American actor. He is most popular for his starring role in the 1980 adventure romantic survival drama film, “The Blue Lagoon.” His performance in the film landed him a nomination for a Golden Globe Award for New Star of the Year in a Motion Picture – Male.
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Early Life & Biography
Christopher Atkins, whose full name is Christopher Atkins Bomann, was born on the 21st of February 1961 in Rye, New York, the U.S. to parents, Donald Bomann and Bitsy Nebauer. However, his parents got divorced during his childhood. He initially wanted to become a basketball player, but his knee problems forced him to think of an alternative career. He then pursued a career in modeling and later became an actor. Upon becoming an actor, he dropped his last name, Bomann, and began his middle name, Atkins, as his last name.
Christopher Atkins married Lyn Barron Weber in 1985, and together, they have a son, Grant Bomann, and a daughter, Brittney Bomann. However, they got divorced in 2007. Coming to the other aspects of his personal life, he had previously suffered from alcoholism, but he revealed in an interview in 2009 that he had been sober for 22 years.
Age, Height, and Weight
Being born on the 21st of February 1961, Christopher Atkins is 59 years old as of today’s date 20th October 2020. His height is 1.79 M tall, and his weight is 69 Kg.
Christopher Atkins began his career in 1980 with the adventure romantic survival drama film, ”The Blue Lagoon.” The film was commercially successful even though it wasn’t positively received by the critics. The film went on to receive a nomination for the Academy Award for Best Cinematography while Christopher was nominated for a Golden Globe Award for New Star of the Year in a Motion Picture – Male.
In 1982, he starred in the musical romantic comedy film, “The Pirate Movie,” which, even though it wasn’t a critical success, went on to earn a cult following. He has also sung the song “How Can I Live Without Her,” which captured the 71st position on the Billboard Hot 100 and was featured in “The Pirate Movie” as well. The following year, he starred in the romantic drama film, “A Night in Heaven.”
He had a recurring role in the popular TV series, Dallas, for the period between 1983 and 1984. He has also appeared in the popular TV series, “Suddenly Susan” and “Confessions of a Teen Idol.” His most recently starred in the 2019 film, “One Remains.” Apart from his career in films, he is a luxury pool builder as well. Together with special-effects expert Mark Viniello, he has also developed the Christopher Atkins Strike Jacket E.F.L. (Extreme Fishing Lure).
Awards & Achievements
Although Christopher Atkins hasn’t won any Award as of yet, he has been nominated for a Golden Globe Award for New Star of the Year in a Motion Picture – Male for his role in the film, “The Blue Lagoon.” Also, he has ranked at the 76th position on VH1’s list of 100 Greatest Teen Stars.
Net Worth & Salary of Christopher Atkins in 2020
As of October 2020, Christopher Atkins has gathered a net worth of $3 Million. He has garnered most of his earnings from his acting career. He made his debut with the 1980 film, “The Blue Lagoon,” for which he went on to be nominated for a Golden Globe Award for New Star of the Year in a Motion Picture – Male. In 1982, he starred in the film “The Pirate Movie,” which featured his popular song, “How Can I Live Without Her.” Apart from his career in films, he is a luxury pool builder as well.
Christopher Atkins has made a great name for himself by his performances in several movies and TV series, and it can surely be said that he has made the most of his opportunities. With that being said, we wish him the best of luck for all his future endeavors and hope he keeps entertaining us like he always has.