Christopher Knight

Christopher Anton Knight, which is more known as simply Christopher Knight, was born on 7th November in the year 1957. He drew the first breath in New York City, and his father, Edward Knight, was also a struggling and active American actor. However, his father moved the family to Los Angeles with the purpose to pursue the career of an actor when young Christopher had been just 3 years old.


Too few facts are known about the education of the future actor. It is known that his father exerted himself to the utmost extent to meet the ends up, and so young Christopher had to take part auditioning for roles when he was just 7 years old. Otherwise, his family would not have money for his studying.

Career Experience

So when young Christopher turned 7, he, along with the older brother of his named Marc, attempted to take part in auditioning to play children’s roles in commercials. He ended up being filmed in commercials for such companies like Cheerios, Toyota, and Tide. On the other hand, his brother was refused for acting. At the same time, after Christopher was recognized as a successful actor of children’s roles, he was invited to numerous TV shows, such as “Mannix” and “Gunsmoke.

However, he obtained the biggest success when he played one of the major roles in ABC’s “The Brady Bunch”, an American sitcom about a family with six children. He starred in that sitcom in the 1970s. Yet, right after he ceased to star in “The Brady Bunch”, the entire acting career of his became limited to some appearances on various TV shows, such as “The Love Boat” and “Happy Days.” He took part in a TV movie, named “A Very Brady Christmas”, only in 1988, even though that movie was based on “The Brady Bunch” and there starred same actors.

After his vain efforts in acting, he turned into a computer businessman. In the same 1988, Christopher Knight joined the Martec, Inc. Company and made a record deal, thus becoming a company’s person of the year. Indeed, later he advanced further in this sphere. After he became successful in the computer industry, he decided not to take for someone else but founded his own company, named “Visual Software”, which a pioneer in 3D graphics. Moreover, later he founded several countries more, in particular in 1995 and in 1998.

However, while operating in the computer business, Christopher Knight renewed his acting career. He made an appearance in “The Weakest Link”, a game show that – once again – featured the stars from “The Brady Bunch”. Then, it became popular, partly thanks to his muscular body that he showed in the show. Later, he appeared in several other shows. In the period between 2008 and 2009, he was a host of the “Trivial Pursuit: America Plays”, another game show. Thereafter, he hosted several other game shows, which became his distinct feature.

Up to date, the net worth of Christopher Knight is believed to be $15 million.

Personal life

Christopher Knight was married three times: to Toni Erickson Knight, Julie Knight, and Adrianne Curry. In particular, she made a proposal to Adrianne on the reality TV show. They wedded in 2006, but separated in 2011.

Christopher Knight is also active on Twitter with over 24,000 followers. Moreover, there is an author of pseudohistorical books and a furniture producer under his name.

Last Modified: Mar 13, 2020

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