On the opposite side of the spectrum, Meloni portrayed duplicitous inmate Chris Keller on HBO's intense prison drama Oz, created by Tom Fontana.
In film he appeared in the hilarious independent movie Wet Hot American Summer. Starring opposite Janeane Garafolo and David Hyde Pierce, Meloni was singled out for his performance as a temperamental chef working at a summer camp. His other film credits include Runaway Bride, in which he starred opposite Julia Roberts as her sports-enthusiast fiancé, as well as in Twelve Monkeys, Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas, Junior and Bound.
His additional work in television includes guest appearances on NYPD Blue, and Homicide: Life on the Street. He also starred in the series Leaving L.A. and in several miniseries, including In a Child's Name and Mario Puzo's The Last Don.
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Christopher Meloni Facts
|Birth Name||Christopher Peter Meloni|
|Birthday||April 2, 1961 (61)|
|Birthplace||Washington DC, District of Columbia, USA|
|Height||6' 1" (1m85) How tall is Christopher Meloni compared to you?|
|I am Wrath|
|Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas|
|Man of Steel|
|Know It All|
|Nights in Rodanthe|