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Chris Parnell

​Thomas Christopher "Chris" Parnell (born February 5, 1967) is an American comic actor best known as a cast member on Saturday Night Live from 1998–2006 and currently for his recurring role as Dr. Leo Spaceman on NBC's Emmy Award-winning comedy series 30 Rock. Parnell is currently one of the lead voices on the FX animated comedy Archer. In 2010, Parnell starred alongside his former SNL castmate Horatio Sanz in the Comedy Central series Big Lake. After performing as a company player with The Groundlings for a number of years, Parnell was hired to join the cast of Saturday Night Live as a featured player on September 26, 1998, and was promoted to repertory player the following season. In the summer of 2001, budget cuts and hiring four new cast members required Lorne Michaels to dismiss two cast members; he chose to lay off Parnell and Jerry Minor over Horatio Sanz, Rachel Dratch, and Maya Rudolph. While on SNL, Parnell appeared in numerous sketches, and commercial parodies, and performed memorable impressions of various celebrities. One of his most popular sketches is Lazy Sunday, a rap video he shot with Andy Samberg about buying cupcakes and going to see The Chronicles of Narnia. He has also performed raps about hosts Jennifer Garner, Britney Spears, Kirsten Dunst and Ashton Kutcher. In the summer of 2006, Lorne Michaels announced that four cast members would be fired due to budget cuts, but he did not say who. On September 22, 2006 it was announced that three cast members had been fired: Parnell, Horatio Sanz, and Finesse Mitchell. This effectively made him the only SNL performer to have been fired twice by Lorne Michaels, though Parnell did say in a 2008 interview with The Sound of Young America podcast that he was okay with being let go this time, because he was considering leaving after that season anyway, but added that he probably would have stayed one last season if he was asked back. He had been with SNL for eight seasons; at the time only four people (Darrell Hammond, Tim Meadows, Kevin Nealon, and Al Franken) have been cast members longer. He has since made uncredited cameo appearances on the show, most recently in 2008 parodying newscasters Tom Brokaw, Jim Lehrer, and Bob Schieffer. Parnell and his former SNL castmate Horatio Sanz recently starred together in Big Lake, a 2010 sitcom on Comedy Central from executive producers Will Ferrell and Adam McKay. He also recently appeared as Dr. Drummer/Santa in the SyFy Holiday Special episode from the television show Eureka, which aired on December 7, 2010 (Season 4 Episode 10).

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Feb 5, 1967 в Memphis, Tennessee, USA
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Впервые появился:
на series Субботним вечером в прямом эфире 1975-10-11
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Кино Битва полов 2017-09-22
Известный в фильмах
Poster of Glenn Martin, DDS
Poster of Студия 30
Poster of Телеведущий
Poster of Друзья
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Кино Найденные в Остине Alan Dickinson 2017-07-07
Series The Big D Unknown 2016
Series Elena of Avalor Migs (voice) 2016-07-22
Кино Нелепая шестёрка Bank Manager 2015-12-11
Кино Saturday Night Live: 40th Anniversary Celebration 2015-02-15
Кино Сёстры Phil 2015-12-18
Кино Paper Man Peter 2014-05-01
Кино Break Point Jay LaRoche 2014-03-08
Series Неудачница Mitch 2014-10-28
Кино Побег с планеты Земля Hammer (voice) 2013-02-14
Series Рик и Морти Jerry Smith (voice) 2013-12-02
Кино Диктатор News anchor 2012-05-15
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Series I Just Want My Pants Back 2011-08-28
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Кино Answer This! Brian Collins 2011-10-13
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Series Пригород Fred Shay 2011-09-28
Кино Крестный пес Brian Franks 2010-04-12
Series Big Lake 2010-08-17
Кино Saturday Night Live: The Best of Amy Poehler Dr. Edward Turlington (archive footage) 2009-04-18
Series Better Off Ted Unknown 2009-03-18
Кино Бумажный человек Peter 2009-06-15
Кино Временно беременна Jerry Steinwald 2009-07-19
Series Спецагент Арчер Cyril Figgis (voice) 2009-09-16
Series Glenn Martin, DDS Unknown 2009-08-17
Series Miss Guided Vice Principal Bruce Terry 2008-03-18
Кино Harold Coach Vanderpool 2008-07-13
Series Saturday Night Live Weekend Update Thursday 2008-10-09
Кино Eavesdrop Terrence 2008-08-01
Кино I'm Reed Fish Ralph 2007-06-01
Кино Каблуи Frank 2007-06-25
Кино Штука Harold Melvin 2007-06-07
Кино Лихач Barry Pasternack 2007-08-03
Series WordGirl Unknown 2007-09-07
Кино Взлеты и падения: История Дьюи Кокса Theo 2007-12-21
Кино Ira & Abby 2006-01-01
Series Студия 30 Unknown 2006-10-11
Кино Saturday Night Live: The Best of Commercial Parodies 2006-05-23
Кино Почти в законе Mr. Ronald Greitzer 2005-10-21
Кино Телеведущий Garth Holladay 2004-07-09
Кино Looking for Kitty Guy Borne 2004-05-06
Кино Проснитесь, Рон Бургунди: Потерянный фильм Garth Holliday 2004-12-28
Кино К чёрту любовь TV Emcee 2003-05-08
Кино Evil Alien Conquerors Du-ug 2003-12-03
Кино Saturday Night Live: The Best of Will Ferrell Himself / Various (archive footage) 2002-09-28
Кино The Ladies Man Phil Swanson 2000-10-13
Series Ed Unknown 2000-10-08
Кино Shadow of the Blair Witch Frank Parsons 2000-10-22
Series Шоу Джейми Фокса Unknown 1996-08-28
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Series Друзья Bob 1994-09-22
Series Поздняя ночь с Конаном О`Брайэном Unknown 1993-09-13
Series Сайнфелд Unknown 1989-07-05
Series Мёрфи Браун Unknown 1988-11-14
Series Субботним вечером в прямом эфире Unknown 1975-10-11