Tyler Christopher Bio

(Nikolas, GH)


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BIRTHDATE: November 11, 1972
MARITAL STATUS: Married Brienne Pedigo on September 27, 2008; Divorced from Eva Longoria (ex-Isabella, Y&R) whom he married January 20, 2002
YEARS ON SHOW: 1996-99; 2003-present
CHILDREN: son Greysun, born October 3, 2009

The youngest of four children, Tyler Christopher was born in Joliet, IL, but he grew up with his two sisters and brother in Delaware, OH. Accomplished in sports, he graduated from high school and attended Ohio Wesleyan University for two years, before heading to California to pursue a career in acting. It didn't last long: He returned home shortly after heading West, then gave Hollywood another shot in 1995. 

et cetera 5 random facts
  1. Born Tyler Christopher Baker, then legally changed his last name to Christopher while engaged to Vanessa Marcil (Brenda, GH).
  2. Freddie Prinze, Jr. and Sarah Michelle Gellar (ex-Kendall, AMC) were witnesses at his wedding to Longoria.
  3. Received a Daytime Emmy nomination for Outstanding Younger Actor in 1998.
  4. Enjoys playing golf.
  5. Cousin of co-stars Derk and Drew Cheetwood.
stories featuring
Tyler Christopher
GH Stars On THE CHEW!   Oct 17, 2013

Tune in alert: Sean Blakemore (Shawn), Tyler Christopher (...

ABC Family Cancels THE LYING GAME   Jul 15, 2013

THE LYING GAME, starring Alexandra Chando (ex-Maddie, ATWT) and Tyler...

Fate Of LYING GAME Not Sealed   Jun 19, 2013

Do not take Tyler Christopher's (Nikolas) recent signing of a GH contract as proof that...

Tyler Christopher Signs GH Contract   Jun 18, 2013

The Cassadine prince won't be going anywhere! 

Christopher Staying Put At GH   Apr 22, 2013

Looks like Tyler Christopher (Nikolas) is extending his stay in Port Charles.

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Other Roles


TV Roles
THE PRETENDER, 2001 (2001)

Film Roles
Frogmen Operation Stormbringer (2002)
Out of the Black (2001)
Face The Music (2000)
Catfish in Black Bean Sauce (1999)
Common Bonds (1997)

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