Who is Christopher Mintz-Plasse and what is his net worth 2018? Christopher Mintz-Plasse is an American comedic actor and a musician who came to the limelight in 2007 after his role as McLovin in the comedy movie Superbad. He is famous for his other roles in Kick-Ass, Kick-Ass 2, Role Models, and Neighbours. As a musician, he has worked with Kanye West for the track “Erase me” in 2010.
Christopher Mintz-Plasse was born on June 20, 1989, in Woodland Hills, California to Ellen, and Ray. His mother is from the Jewish family and worked as a school counsellor and his father, a postal worker belonged to a Catholic family. He has a brother and a sister.
Christopher attended El Camino Real High School and was interested in acting since the start and so he performed in improvisational theatre/ comedy. When he was only 17, Superbad happened to him for which his mother accompanied him on the sets as he was involved in some adult scenes. His first movie became his breakthrough, after which he has continuously stepped onto the ladder of success.
The actor is not married yet and nor there has been any news of his dating stories. Although people wished he would date hi Kick-Ass co-actress Chloe Moretz they are happy as friends together.
Christopher’s first movie appearance in 2007 comedy hit Superbad earned him fame for his role as McLovin. He got nominated for Best Breakthrough Performance by the MTV Movie Awards. In 2008, he appeared in the next movie Role Models and Year One in 2009. He was seen as a guest in an episode of a television series Wainy Days.
In 2010, he voiced the character of Fishlegs in an Oscar-nominated animated movie How to Train Your Dragon. The same year he played the role of a superhero Red Mist in Kick-Ass. He voiced a second film Marmaduke as a dog called Giuseppe. He appeared in music videos of Erase Me along with Kanye West and Answer to Yourself by the rock band- The Soft Pack.
In 2011, he was featured in a remake of Fright Night, a 1985 film in which he played Evil Ed. The following year he voiced in another movie ParaNorman as the bullying kid Alvin and also appeared in a small role in the successful Pitch Perfect. He starred in a short movie “Would You” written by Dave Franco who was his co-star in Fright Night.
Christopher repeated his role in the Kick-Ass 2 in 2013 and also made his third music video emergence in So Good at Being in Trouble by Unknown Mortal Orchestra. He starred with his Kick-Ass co-star Chloe Grace Moretz in short part in the film Movie-43.
He did a 2014 comedy hit Neighbors and voiced again his previous character in How to Train Your Dragon 2. He was also seen in Alison Wonderland’s music video of “U Don’t Know”.
He was later seen in the 2016 movies Neighbors 2: Sorority Rising and Trolls.
In 2008, Christopher was nominated for the Best Breakthrough performance in the MTV Movie Award for Superbad. For Kick-Ass, he was nominated for the Teen Choice Awards and Scream Awards.
For his 2014 success- Neighbors, he was nominated in two different categories by the Young Hollywood Awards.
Christopher Mintz-Plasse Net worth
Christopher has been steady with his success in the entertainment industry. The young actor’s net worth is $13 million. In 2013 had set out for a week-long road trip with Dave Franco across the U.S. to promote LG’s (technology company) campaign. He also played drums for a rock band- The Young Rapscallions and now is with Bear on Fire.
Christopher is a great-grandson of Charles Mintz, who was a prominent producer in the history of animation movies in Hollywood. His incline towards acting and drama made him hate school. He is fond of watching horror movies.