Who knows the legendary actress Jodie Whittaker is most likely familiar with her husband Christian Contreras, an author and actor of American descent. Contrary to his childhood dreams of making a career in football, Christian aspired to a career in music and theatre. During his time in drama school, he met his wife because they were in the same play.
Unlike his wife, who has had exceptional success in entertainment, Christian is only known for supporting roles in films. His films include Halo: Nightfall, The Fifth Estate, as well as Snowden The film star was also part of the cast of Dark Zero, Thirty and American Odyssey Christian has worked as a screenwriter in the past and is known for the film entitled City of Lies and the TV series Come Up
Christian Contreras – Bio
Christian Contreras has dual nationality -The American and Hispanic was born in Belize, but his exact date of birth has never been published. Information about his family background and relationships has never been in the spotlight, but it is known that his parents sincerely hoped that he would play football as a sport, as football was his childhood passion. Across the board, however, Christian changed his mind and pursued drama and music instead.
A glimpse of his academic background and qualifications reveals that he is a graduate of the University of North Carolina at Wilmington, where he earned a bachelor’s degree in English. After graduating from college, he attended the Guildhall School of Music and Drama in London, earning a BA in acting. His interests didn’t stop with acting; He is known for screenwriting and works with the Royal Court Theater as a screenwriter.
He entered the theater after his college education with brief roles in several productions. Christian appeared in a single scene of the 2012 film entitled Zero Dark Thirty which chronicles the events following the infamous 9/11 attacks. The film did well at the box office. The 2013 film called The Fifth Estate saw him work closely with Benedict Cumberbatch and Snowden saw him in a minor role as a psychiatrist in 2016. Before the end of the year he joined the set of The Infiltratorwhere he portrayed the character of Lee Palmer in the production about the quest to uncover the unethical dealings of Pablo Escobar. The autobiography was well received by the audience and even won two awards.
In his writing career, he worked on a short film entitled City of Lies , which starred Forest Whitaker and Johnny Depp on the set. The film is an adaptation of Labyrinth – A Book by Randall Sullivan, which centered on the police investigation into the murder of two well-known rappers, Biggie Smalls and Tupac Shakur. His current projects include several films titled The Hurricane Attack and The Rapture and TV series White Dragon It was reported in 2015 that Christian sold his film pitch of Principiato Warner Bros for an amount deemed too exorbitant for a writer still considered unestablished.
- relationship history
Christian Contreras seems to be a kind of man because he has only one marriage all his life. He and his partner Jodie Whittaker dated secretly for a while before hitting the road on December 31, 2008 in Arizona. The duo met when they were in the same acting class and continued their relationship after graduation. Their wedding was a colorful affair attended by family and friends.
The couple is perceived as the kind of celebrity who would shy away from public attention and consequently they have never brought their private affairs to the public arena. The only time Jordie spoke about her spouse, she described him as charming and attractive and stated that she was extremely proud to have him as a husband. After over 10 years of wedded bliss, the couple’s marriage is still going strong and the blessing of their daughter born in 2015 has further strengthened their relationship.
- Wealth (income and earnings)
Christian Contreras has earned handsomely since beginning his career in entertainment. His net worth has been put at $20 million, which means nothing compared to that of his legendary wife, who puts it at $250 million.
The actor and screenwriter has lent his voice to several video games, including Company of Heroes, The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt, Killzone: Mercenaries, and Star Wars: Battlefront.