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    • In 1992, Christopher won a Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series playing Alistair Dimple on Road to Avonlea: Another Point of View.

    • In 1982-1983, Christopher won two Emmy Awards for Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series playing Reverend Jim Ignatowski on Taxi.

    • Christopher Lloyd is described as a shy person by his friends and co-stars. He has only appeared on one chat show, The Tony Danza Show! In 2004.

    • Chris was married to Catherine Boyd from 1959 until they got divorced in 1971. Then he married Carol Vanek from 1988 until they were divorced in 1991. He then married Jane Walker Wood a year later and they divorced in 2005.

    • Chris graduated from Staples High School in Westport, CT in 1958.

    • Chris is 6'1" (1.85 m).

    • He has appeared in over 200 plays.

    • Chris Lloyd has starred alongside Lea Thompson in five movies (Back to the Future parts 1, 2 and 3, Dennis the Menace, Haunted Lighthouse) and yet they have only spoken on-screen once, in Back to the Future part 1.

    • Lloyd was accused of underpaying his wife Catherine Boyd's alimony. They married in 1959 and divorced 12 years later. Lloyd signed an agreement that he would pay his ex $1,500 a month until she remarried or died. While Catherine remained single, she claimed that he owed her more than $200,000 in payment.

    • Christopher Lloyd is Jack Nicholson's best friend.

    • Christopher Lloyd is an animal lover and also enjoys in line skating.

    • Christopher Lloyd first decided that he wanted to be an actor at the age of 14.

    • For the role of Taber in One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest (1975), Lloyd gave it the "method treatment" and lived in a mental institution for a few weeks, studying the patients. He picked one patient and and used him as a model for his own role in the movie, and stayed in character the entire time the movie was in production.

    • Director Robert Zemeckis said that while filming Back to the Future (1985), that Michael J. Fox was so much shorter than Lloyd that the latter would voluntarily hunch himself over in order to fit into the camera frame with Fox.

    • Chris Lloyd is uncle of actor Sam Lloyd, who has appeared on many episodes of Scrubs, etc.

    • Back To The Future, Part 3 (1990) featured Christopher Lloyd's first on-screen kiss.

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