Chris Wood Biography, Age, Wiki, Height, Weight, Girlfriend, Family & More

Chris Wood

Biography / Wiki

“When your hard work meets an opportunity, success arrives”, this line is very well proved by Christopher Charles Wood popularly known as Chris Wood an American television actor. Moreover, he rose to huge fame for playing the character of Kai Parker in the American supernatural drama television series The Vampire Diaries.

Recently, in the year 2021, Wood came into the limelight when he voiced He-Man in Masters of the Universe: Revelation.

Height / Weight / Age

Born on 14 April 1988, this handsome personality turned 35 years old. He seems enough tall with his height which is 191 centimeters and 6’3” in feet and inches. He seems very fit and healthy with a weight of 94 kilograms and 207 lbs in pounds. He looks more amazing with his blue eyes and dark brown hair.

Net Worth

Chris has gathered a very handsome amount of money and fame being a part of the entertainment industry since 2010. According to the sources, his estimated net worth is $2 million approximately. He lives a very lavish and luxurious lifestyle through his earnings.

Education / Family

Born and grew up in Dublin, Ohio, the United States, Chris belongs to the white ethnicity. However, he never revealed any information regarding his family background and his siblings. As for his education, Chris studied at Dublin Jerome High School.

Later, he enrolled at Elon University in North Carolina where he earned a B.F.A. degree in Music Theatre.


Chris Wood

Nick Name Chris Wood
Birth Place Dublin, Ohio, United States
Date of birth 14 April 1988
Age 35 Years
Height In feet & inches: 6’3”

In centimeters: 191 cm

Weight In kilograms: 94 kg

In pounds: 207 lbs

Eye color Blue
Hair color Dark Brown
Profession Actor
Sexual orientation Straight
School Dublin Jerome High School
College Elon University
Religion Christianity
Nationality American
Home town Dublin, Ohio, United States
Zodiac Sign Aries
Fathers name Name Not Known
Mothers name Name Not Known
Brothers Name Not Known
Sisters Name Not Known

Career / Fashion and Style

Reflecting on his career, Chris began his career journey in show business on Broadway. Moreover, he served Melchior in the national tour of Spring Awakening and after that, he portrayed Joe Hardy in Paper Mill Playhouse’s production of Damn Yankees. Furthermore, in the year 2010, he made his debut in the television short film titled The Magazine Girl.

Apart from that, he was also spotted with the character of Malachai Parker in the 6th season of the series, The Vampire Diaries. Other than this, Wood also served as Adam Weaver within the film named the Carrie Diaries.

Besides this, he has also worked in various television shows including Girls (2012), Major Crimes (2012), the Civil War mini-series Mercy Street (2016), and Supergirl (2016-2018).

Later, he also played a very crucial role in the comic-book series Supergirl (2015) for a two-season arc as the superhero Mon-el and then acted in a series, Containment (2016) as an Atlanta-based cop trapped in the quarantine zone of a dangerous viral outbreak.

Moreover, in the year 2020, Chris was cast in the ABC pilot Thirtysomething(else), a potential sequel to the critically acclaimed drama Thirtysomething.

Girlfriend, Affairs, Wife, and More

As of his relationship status, Wood is a married man who tied the sacred knot of marriage with his girlfriend Melissa Benoist in early September 2019. Moreover, this sweet couple started to date each other in 2017 and announced their engagement on Instagram on February 10, 2019.

As of now, the duo is enjoying their marriage life blissfully. Later, in September 2020, the couple announced the birth of their son.  Previously Chris has also dated Hanna Mangan Lawrence (2016), Anna Sophia Robb (2013 – 2017), and Erin Burniston (1995 – 2013).

Girlfriend Hanna Mangan Lawrence,


Chris Wood with his ex-girlfriend Hanna
Chris Wood with his ex-girlfriend Hanna

Anna Sophia Robb,

Chris Wood with his ex-girlfriend Anna
Chris Wood with his ex-girlfriend Anna

Erin Burniston,

Chris Wood with his ex-girlfriend Erin
Chris Wood with his ex-girlfriend Erin

Melissa Benoist

Marital status Married
Wife Melissa Benoist


Chris Wood with his wife Melissa
Chris Wood with his wife Melissa

Children One son (name not known)

Favorite Things

Here we are providing the list of favorites of Chris Wood:

Favorite Actor Blake Jenner
Favorite Actress Katie McGrath
Favorite Destination Canada
Favorite Musical instrument Not Known
Favorite sports Not Known
Favorite food Not Known
Favorite color Black, Blue

Chris Wood

Some Interesting Facts About Chris Wood

  • His Zodiac Sign is Aries.
  • During his school days, his drama teacher inspired him to pursue acting professionally.
  • He is also an active ambassador and member of the Board of Directors for Mental Health America.
  • At the age of eleven, Chris started writing and directing short films after getting his first super-8 camera.
  • Wood launched his mental health awareness campaign “I Don’t Mind” in October 2017.
  • He is also very active on Instagram has more than 3 million followers.
  • Wood is very fond of traveling.
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