Chris Lazzaro was born and raised in Bay Ridge, Brooklyn and attended Poly Prep High School. Walking around with a camera in his hands from a young age, Chris captured his family and friends on Camera during any and every situation, creating story lines and finding comedy in it all. Since then, Chris has brought these artistic desires to the Professional World. Chris has trained at UCB, Stella Adler, and with Bob Krakower, to name a few.
Chris has made his mark in major Television Productions including Starring Roles on CBS' "Blue Bloods", NetFlix's "Luke Cage" and soap "Days of Our Lives" to name a few. He's also booked principal roles on multiple National Commercials including one of "Jiffy Lube". He's been a frequent face on CollegeHumor.com and has had Starring Roles in Award Winning Films including "Jersey Shore Massacre", "Gun", "Murder on Cape Cop" (Where Chris was nominated for Best Supporting Actor at the Boston International Film Festival), and Rik Cordero's "Start It Again". "Start it Again", in which Chris is the lead, was nominated for the Best Hip Hop Music Video at the MTV Music Awards in Japan and currently has 10 Million Youtube Views. Chris recently starred in a run of Prestigious "Tony N Tina's Wedding" in Times Square as Tony's brother Johnny Nunzio, and continues to perform in Tony N Tina's Wedding along the East Coast.
Chris continues to train working on his craft. If Chris is not auditioning and acting, he is writing and creating. He writes and performs for multiple sketch comedy teams, started an Improv Team, and teaches Acting at La Creme Modeling in New Jersey. He has had multiple Theatre Scripts accepted into Theatre Festivals and went on to direct and produce them, and has had multiple films he's produced accepted into Film Festivals. He also writes for Youtube Sensation IwantMyLauren, Myron Tookes films and Fuzz on the Lens Production Films.