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The Studio, Low Burton Hall, Masham, North Yorkshire HG4 4DQ
Phone: 01765 688017
Mobile: 07775 664069
Location:Oslo, Norway
Height:6' (182cm)
Weight:14st. 3lb. (90kg)
Playing Age:37 - 44 years
Actual Age:37 years
Appearance:Eastern European, Scandinavian, White
Eye Colour:Grey-Green
Hair Colour:Dark Brown
Hair Length:Long
Facial Hair:Beard
Voice Quality:Clear
Voice Character:Serious


Christopher recently completed shooting for both The Last Kingdom and the major studio feature "Medieval" starring Ben Foster & Michael Caine. His solo performance in horror/fantasy The Head recently received rave reviews at The Stiges Film Fest' "both a badass warrior and a heartbroken father, it's a wonderful and engaging performance" Jonathan Barkan DreadCentral. "Rygh's performance here is outstanding, carrying the emotional weight of the film while displaying equal parts pathos and rage", Shawn Pacheco HGL. See:

2018, Feature Film, Mick, Medieval, J.B.J. Film, Petr Jákl
2018, Commercial, Conan (Lead), Conan Exciles, Funcom, Lars T. Moen
2018, Corporate, Njål, Odin Forvaltning, PVM House, Hallgrim Haug
2017, Television, Supporting, The Last Kingdom, season 3, Carnival, Erik Lejonborg, Andy De Emmony
2017, Feature Film, (Lead), The Head, Jordan Downey
2017, Short Film, Torstein (Lead), Norrland, Mikkel Haugsrud Hauge
2017, Stage, Torstein (Lead), Birkebeinerspelet, Mesna, Åsmund Brede Eike
2017, Voice Over, Martin Luther (Lead), The Torchlighters, TV Visjon Norge
2017, Voice Over, Narrator (Lead), Torchlighters Documentaries, TV Visjon Norge
2016, Feature Film, Zeus (Lead), Hello Au Revoir, JCP, Jason Croot
2016, Feature Film, Cro Magnon (Supporting), The Rules for Everything, Motlys, Kim Hiorthøy
2016, Film school, Thorvaldr (Lead), Ülfbehrt, European Film School, Harald Evjan Furuholmen
2016, Promo, Leif (Lead), MP3 Promo, NRK, Per Harald Kårstad
2016, Short Film, Lead, Untitled (pre-prod), Uniframe, Sebastian Santana
2016, Stage, Prins Aleksei (Lead), Froskeprinsessen, Kongsberg Teatrerlag, Stein Oddvar Rasmussen
2016, Television, Reidar (Lead), Reidar, TV Visjon Norge, Solveig Graff
2016, Voice Over, Joseph (Lead), Joseph, TV Visjon Norge, Christopher Rygh
2015, Film school, Vlad (Lead), De Uskyldige, Danvik, Ole Henrik Furberg Karlsen
2015, Film school, Killer (Lead), Ugler i mosen, Westerdals, Hanna Urke
2015, Music Video, Viking (Lead), Parade, Viper Film, Christian F. Schüssler
2015, Television, Tord, Asbjørns julekalender, Seefood, Marius Stensson
2015, Voice Over, Sluggy (Lead), Carlos Caterpillar, TV Visjon Norge, Christopher Rygh
2015, Voice Over, Various Leads, Fakkelbærerne, TV Visjon Norge, Christopher Rygh
2015, Voice Over, God (Lead), Superbook, Nordubb, Harald Lindebrekke


Accents & Dialects:
(* = native)
American-Standard, East European, English-Standard, German, Norwegian*
(* = Native/Fluent)
English*, German, Norwegian*
Music & Dance:
(* = highly skilled)
Bass Guitar*, Drums, Guitar*, Guitar-Electric, Keyboards, Singing (general), Ukulele
Performance:Actor-Musician, Actor-Singer, ADR-Additional Dialogue Recording, Audio Drama, Dubbing, Independent Drama-Firearms: Military & Tactical, Recording Artist, Voice Acting, Voice Over
(* = highly skilled)
Archery (Field)*, Basketball, Bodybuilding, CrossFit, Cycling, Football, Horse-riding*, Scuba Diving, Stage Combat, Sword Fighting*
Other Skills:Bartender, Director, Drone Pilot, Firefighter (former/professional), Foley, Military Training/Experience, Sound Designer, Sound Engineer/Technician (experienced), Technical Theatre, Theatrical Gun Handling training


Norsk Skuespillerinstitutt, Norway, Method Acting Classes, 1 year, 2015 - 2016. Ivana Chubbuck-Norway workshops 2017 - 2018.

Christopher has stage combat training including unarmed, broad sword, sword & shield and staff.