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BORN: August 14
BIRTHPLACE: Fresno, CA
HEIGHT: 6'0"
Significant Other: Anel Lopez Gorham
ON WHOSAY SINCE: Sep 30, 2011
HOMETOWN: Fresno, CA

BIOGRAPHY

Christopher Gorham stars as fan-favorite blind CIA operative, Auggie Anderson, in USA’s hit original series COVERT AFFAIRS.

Gorham’s COVERT AFFAIRS presence extends off camera as well. He directed episode 313, "Man in the Middle" and the Auggie centered COVERT AFFAIRS: SIGHTS UNSEEN. In season four, he's taking on producing responsibilities for SIGHTS UNSEEN and will direct another episode of COVERT AFFAIRS.

Previously, Gorham starred alongside Liv Tyler, Patrick Wilson and Terrence Howard in “The Ledge”, which competed in the 2011 Sundance Film Festival. Gorham starred in three
other independent films in 2011; "Answer This!" with Arielle Kebbel and Chris Parnell, "My Girlfriend's Boyfriend" opposite Alyssa Milano, and "Somebody's Hero."

Gorham is known from his role on ABC’s “Ugly Betty” as Betty’s accountant boyfriend, the
endearing “Henry Grubstick.” He then transitioned into the role of a cold-blooded serial killer in the Jon Turteltaub produced CBS Series “Harper’s Island.” Gorham adeptly turned leading man on the acclaimed action-adventure drama series “Jake 2.0,” where he starred as Jake Foley.

Gorham was also a series regular on Christopher Lloyd’s NBC comedy “Out of Practice” opposite Ty Burrell, Henry Winkler, Stockard Channing and Jennifer Tilly. Additional series regular television credits include “Medical Investigation”, “Odyssey 5” with Peter Weller, and Ryan Murphy’s “Popular.”

Gorham made his feature film debut in acclaimed director Danny Boyle’s “A Life Less Ordinary,” with Ewan McGregor and Cameron Diaz. In direct contrast, he starred opposite Anne Hathaway as a missionary to Tonga in the film “The Other Side of Heaven” for producer Gerald Molen.

On the stage, he guest starred in the Off-Broadway production “Spalding Gray: Stories Left to Tell” at the Minetta Lane Theatre, and performed in the play "The Water Children" at The Matrix Theatre.

Gorham is a Fresno native who, while attending UCLA met his wife, actress Anel Lopez Gorham with whom he now has two sons and a daughter.