Chris Kerson


STARmeter
SEE RANK
Down 3,413 this week
Trailer
0:31 | Trailer
Chris Kerson appears next as a series regular in the season two cast of the acclaimed HBO crime drama television series True Detective. He portrays the mesmerizing character "Nails," a survivor of a brutal nail gun attack and loyal company man, to "Frank Semyon" played by Vince Vaughn. He is most recognized for his starring role in Sean ... See full bio »

Why the Terminator Haunted Linda Hamilton's Dreams

Linda Hamilton has come a long way with Sarah Connor, from the original film to Terminator: Dark Fate.

Watch now

Around The Web

 | 

Powered by ZergNet

On Prime Video

Watch on TV

Someone Like You...
Thu, Nov 14 3:35 AM PST on 5MAX (554)
Cost of a Soul
Thu, Nov 14 6:00 PM PST on ACMAX (552)

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 33 people
created 16 Feb 2016
 
a list of 190 people
created 2 months ago
 
a list of 300 people
created 08 Jan 2016
 

Do you have a demo reel?

Add it to your IMDbPage

How Much Have You Seen?

How much of Chris Kerson's work have you seen?

User Polls

1 win. See more awards »

Known For

(2015)
Gotti Willie Boy
(2018)
Cost of a Soul Tommy Donahue
(2010)

Filmography

Hide Hide Show Show Actor (37 credits)
  Equal Standard (post-production)
Detective Kevin McKenzie
 2019 Rendezvous (Short)
Art
 2018 Gotti
Willie Boy (as Christopher Kerson)
 2018 The Fencestitute (Short)
Male Friend
 2016 79 Parts
Arson
 2016 Daylight's End
Dugan
 2015 Wear
Howard
 2015 True Detective (TV Series)
Nails
- Omega Station (2015) ... Nails
- Black Maps and Motel Rooms (2015) ... Nails
- Church in Ruins (2015) ... Nails
- Other Lives (2015) ... Nails
- Down Will Come (2015) ... Nails
 2015/XI Grace (Short)
Trevor
 2015 Hamilton Chronicles (Short)
Ray
 2015 CSI: Crime Scene Investigation (TV Series)
Gunnar
- Merchants of Menace (2015) ... Gunnar
 2014/I Harmony (Short)
Walter
 2013 The Wolf of Wall Street
Kimmie Belzer's Desk Mate (uncredited)
 2013 Zero in the System
Detective Carver
 2013/IV Awake (Short)
Lawrence
 2012 Broadway's Finest
Saveno
 2011 Humdinger
Mr. Garey McKean
 2010 30 Rock (TV Series)
Cool Camera Guy
- College (2010) ... Cool Camera Guy (uncredited)
 2010 Cost of a Soul
Tommy Donahue
 2009 Late Night Entertainment (Short)
Stuart Schulzberg
 2009 Open (Short)
Alan
 2009/II The Ride (Short)
Donald
 2009 Two Star State of Mind (Video)
Brian Hart
 2008 Angel Jellyfish (Short)
Vincent
 2007 Hopelessly Blurred (Short)
Motel Clerk
 2007 No Reservations
Man at the Bar (uncredited)
 2006 Insult to Injury
Job
 2005 The Gun Play (Short)
Prisoner
 2001 Someone Like You...
New Years' Eve Party Guest (uncredited)
 2000 Del Fuego (Short)
Crazy Lenny
 1997 Jesus Rides Shotgun
Ian
 1996 Pacific Blue (TV Series)
Buck
- Takedown (1996) ... Buck
 1995 Flesh Suitcase
Chad
 1994 Seed: Rapture (Short)
Eating husband
 1993 Afghan Whigs: Gentlemen (Short)
Angry Husband
Show Show Casting director (2 credits)
Show Show Producer (2 credits)
Show Show Self (1 credit)

Related Videos

Edit

Personal Details

Other Works:

Played the character of "Ian" in Burke Roberts' "Jesus Rides Shotgun", which premiered at the Cannes "Can You Dig It" film festival. See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Interview | 5 Articles | See more »

Official Sites:

Official Site

Alternate Names:

Christopher Kerson

Height:

6' (1.83 m)
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia:

His weight has purposely ranged from 145lbs (Flesh Suitcase) to 210lbs (Del Fuego) on film.

Nickname:

Shyam

Contribute to This Page

Stream Popular Action and Adventure Titles With Prime Video

Explore popular action and adventure titles available to stream with Prime Video.

Start your free trial

Free Movies and TV Shows You Can Watch Now

On IMDb TV, you can catch Hollywood hits and popular TV series at no cost. Select any poster below to play the movie, totally free!

Browse free movies and TV series



Recently Viewed