Christopher L. "Chris" McKenna (born October 18, 1977) is an American actor. He is best known for his roles in a number of television series.
Chris was born in Queens, New York.
McKenna is known to daytime television audiences for his portrayal of Joey Buchanan on ABC's daytime soap opera One Life to Live from 1990 to 1993. The character of Joey is the son of Victoria Lord, the longtime heroine and matriarch of the series. McKenna is also known for playing the lead role in the grim 2003 film King of the Ants, a role which earned him critical acclaim.
On October 22, 2000 Chris played Greg, a college jock who wants to join the Phi Iota Gamma fraternity in the television drama Touched by an Angel on CBS.
|1992||Lifestories: Families in Crisis||Michael Darling||Guest; Episode "Gunplay: The Last Day in the Life of Brian Darling"|
|1990–1993||One Life to Live||Joey Buchanan||Contract role|
|1998||Nick Freno: Licensed Teacher||Rodney||Guest; Episode "Foul Play"|
|1998||Unhappily Ever After||Mike Baxter||Guest; Episode "Triple Play"|
|1998||Touched by an Angel||Harold||Guest; Episode "Beautiful Dreamer"|
|1998||The '70s Show||Destroy||Guest; Episode "The Keg" (as Chris L. McKenna)|
|2000||Opposite Sex||Rob Perry||Regular; 8 episodes|
|2000||Touched by an Angel||Greg||Guest; Episode "Legacy"|
|2001||The Practice||Benjamin Smith||Guest; Episode "Home of the Brave" (as Chris L. McKenna)|
|2001–2002||That's Life||Rick Daniel||Guest; Episodes "Oh, Baby!" and "Baum's Thesis" (as Chris L. McKenna)|
|2002||The District||Greg||Guest; Episode "The Second Man"|
|2010||Private Practice||Colin Bowman||Guest; Episode "Best Laid Plans"|
|2010||Undercovers||Col. Joseph Korman||Guest; Episode "Crashed"|
|2010||NCIS: Los Angeles||CIA Agent||Guest; Episode "Deliverance" (as Chris L. McKenna)|
|2011||Rizzoli & Isles||Jim Tolliver||Guest; Episode "Living Proof"|
|2011||Harry's Law||Jeremy Preston||Guest; Episode "Hosanna Roseanna" (as Chris L. McKenna)|
|2011–2013||90210||Patrick Westhill||Recurring; 7 episodes (as Chris L. McKenna)|
|2012||House||Simon Lawson||Guest; Episode "The C-Word" (as Chris L. McKenna)|
|2012||Castle||Simon Westport||Guest; Episode "The Final Frontier" (as Chris L. McKenna)|
|2014||The Exes||Ed Stevens||Guest; Episode "Bachelor Party" (as Chris L. McKenna)|
|2014–2015||State of Affairs||Nick Vera||Recurring (as Chris L. McKenna)|
|2014–2015||The Young and the Restless||Det. Mark Harding||Recurring (as Chris L. McKenna)|
|2015||Criminal Minds||Congressman Benjamin Troy||Episode: "Rock Creek Park"|
|2016||The Bold and the Beautiful||Dr. Hayden||Guest; 1 episode (March 3, 2016)|
|2017||Grimm||Lt. Grossante||2 episodes|
|2017||Lucifer||Ben Rivers||Guest; Episode "Mr. & Mrs. Mazikeen Smith" (as Chris L. McKenna)|
|2017||SEAL Team||Pete Green||Episode "The Spinning Wheel"|