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Christopher Atkins stars on VH1's "Confessions of a Teen Idol."

Christopher Atkins is a Golden Globe-nominated American actor and former teen idol. Christopher Atkins' first movie, "The Blue Lagoon," opposite Brook Shields, was released in 1980 to huge box office success. In "The Pirate Move" (1982) Christopher Atkins expanded on his success by recording a song for the movie, "How Can I Live Without Her?," which became a top 100 hit. The film is now considered a cult classic.

Christopher Atkins was often seen shirtless in his movies and television appearances. In 1983, Christopher Atkins landed a season-long recurring role on the CBS prime time soap sensation "Dallas," playing the part of Peter Richards, a young stud who had an affair with Sue Ellen Ewing played by Linda Gray. That same year Christopher Atkins landed the cover of Playgirl magazine and posed partially nude. Due to popular demand, Christopher Atkins returned for another spread later that year.

In later years Christopher Atkins drifted into the world of cable and television movies. Christopher Atkins even reunited with Brooke Shields in her primetime hit show "Suddenly Susan."


How tall is Christopher Atkins? How old is Christopher Atkins? Find out here.

Age: 55 years old
Birthday: February 21, 1961
Height: 5' 10 ½"
Full Name / Real Name: Christopher Atkins Bomann
Birthplace: Rye, NY
Hometown: Valdese, NC
Wife: Lyn Barron

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